Apple's Watch Could Crush Companies Like Fossil
from Business Insider
 
The Apple Watch is a major threat to Fossil. When the $399 Apple Watch goes on sale next year, it could crush companies like Fossil that sell traditional timepieces in the same...... more »
 
 
Worldwide smartphone shipments to touch 1.2B this year
from CNET News
 
Smartphone shipments across the world will near 1.2 billion this year -- a bounce of 19 percent from 2013 -- Juniper Research said Tuesday. Although developed markets will continue to account for the lion's share of shipments,...... more »
 
 
Xbox One controller comes to Windows
from CNET News
 
Microsoft's Xbox 360 controller has become the default gamepad for PC gamers, thanks to a simple USB connection and near-universal support for its dual analog sticks and button layout.... more »
 
 
Apple Lets Users Reject U2
from Information Week
 
Apple iTunes users who don't want U2's free album, "Songs of Innocence," can now be rid of it.... more »
 
 
NFC will be locked down on iPhone 6 to start, just the way Touch ID was
from Yahoo! Finance
 
Don’t expect a ton of third-party apps to take advantage of the new NFC chip included in the iPhone 6, at least at the beginning. Apple has confirmed to Cult of Mac and The Verge that NFC...... more »
 
 
Why Apple changed my mind about smartwatches
from Macworld
 
I own two smartwatches. I wear zero smartwatches. I can’t wait to buy the Apple Watch. Yes, though I’m no fan of its name , I’m eager to get my hands on Apple’s new smartwatch (and,...... more »