The Apple TV Is Now Available In Stores

Screen Shot 2015-10-30 at 11.42.40 AM The Apple TV, complete with a brand new remote and its own app ecosystem, is today available in retail stores.
You can pick up the $ 149 set top box at your local Apple Store, and 9to5mac reports that Best Buy and Target are carrying the device, as well. If you’re ahead of the game, you likely already pre-ordered an Apple TV went they went on sale online last week. Read More

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This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: GoPro, Sonos, And Flosstime

gadgets151030 Another work week has come and gone, and today marks the beginning of a fresh weekend. And what better way to start it than with a listen to the old TechCrunch Gadgets podcast. We’re discussing GoPro’s disappointing earnings, the new Sonos Play:5 speaker, and the Flosstime smart floss dispenser. This weeks episode of the TC Gadgets Podcast features John Biggs, Matt Burns, and… Read More

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In A Rare Move, Apple Discounts The Apple Watch With New iPhone Purchases (In Some Stores)

watch Outside of the deals they give students and the occasional Black Friday hook up, Apple isn’t exactly known for throwing around discounts.
So here’s a wild one: Apple is experimenting with giving people $ 50 discounts on Apple Watches if they buy one at the same time as a new iPhone 6s or 6s Plus. Read More

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HUDWAY Gets Your Eyes Off Your Smartphone And Back On The Road While Driving

Screen Shot 2015-10-30 at 2.26.05 PM HUDWAY is a piece of glass that turns any smartphone into a heads-up display on the front of your car. The device beams information from your phone to a thin layer of curved glass mounted to the front of any dashboard for turn-by-turn navigation and phone messages.
We hear of the poor fool who lost their life because they were texting or looking at their phone while driving all the time. Read More

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Google’s Lack Of Product Isolation Would Support A Chrome OS And Android Merge

Screen Shot 2015-10-29 at 6.56.10 PM Chrome OS, the “cloud” operating system that Google introduced for laptops, and Android, the operating system on phones and tablets, may become one, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal. The “folding” could happen as early as next year…could be introduced at next year’s I/O…or not. Read More
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