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Father’s Day 2015: Five Gift Ideas for the Tech Savy Dad

Father’s Day is June 21st and with it right around the corner you might be wondering what do you get for the dad that is a bit geeky or tech savy?  Trade4Cash will count down with you 5 gift ideas to give that techie you call Dad this Fathers day. 5. Help Dad find what’s lost on[…]

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Apple Watch and Android Wear: Same destination, different paths

The more we learn about the Apple Watch, the less it seems like a revolutionary departure from the existing wearable market. In particular, it has a lot of overlap with Android Wear, Google’s own wearable platform. That much became clear last week, when Apple released its design guidelines for third-party apps. Parsing the guidelines alongside those[…]

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Top 10 Gadgets of 2014

From GoPro to Jawbone UP3, these are the best gadgets of the year           10. The Ring Video Doorbell Imagine the perfect front door. Like a human security guard, it would tell you who was outside and allow you to talk with them before you let them in. The $200 Ring[…]

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The Apple Watch Just Got the Perfect Rival: Microsoft’s Band

If Microsoft wanted to grab a slice of the impending Apple Watch audience, it couldn’t have crafted a better plan than with its just-released Microsoft Band. The company’s first wearable piggybacks off of the style and functions we’re already familiar with in today’s activity trackers. But with nifty features, a more affordable price tag, and[…]

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3 Features a Nike-Apple Wearable Absolutely Must Have

Apple’s wearable will target fitness nuts. Here’s what it has to be able to do—with Nike’s help Nike and Apple have had a special relationship since 2006 when the companies announced a partnership that created a sports-oriented ecosystem around iPods and Nike running shoes. Since then iPods and iPhones have been tightly integrated withNike+, the Portland-based sports[…]

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The Apple Watch’s Achilles Heel is the iPhone

Now that the dust has settled on the long-anticipated unveiling of the Apple Watch, a major obstacle to its success is coming into view: the iPhone. The Apple Watch has been the subject of breathless anticipation for years because, as Tim Cook said at its introduction, it represents “the next chapter in Apple’s story.” Conceived[…]

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Nobody Can Predict the Success of Apple’s Watch Yet

It’s interesting to read all the coverage Apple got for its watch announcement, and the amazing amount of analysis and predictions that came out shortly after the launch event. Critics went after everything, from style, form and function. Others lauded its design, potential capabilities and eventual usefulness. Part of this discrepancy in views is due[…]