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Taylor Swift is right: Spotify should lose its free music option

Spotify offers a free music tier that delivers a good portion of the service's paid subscription version. And that's exactly the problem.

By May 2, 2015

Article

Apple Watch has tattoo trouble, Apple confirms

Got a tattoo on your wrist? You could find it difficult to get an Apple Watch to track your heart rate. It's all about the way the ink blocks light from built-in sensors.

By May 1, 2015

Review

Linksys WRT1200AC Dual Band Gigabit Wi-Fi Router

The WRT1200AC is just way too expensive for a second-tier 802.11ac router.

By April 30, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating April 30, 2015
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An early look at the Pivotal Living Band, a second-gen $12 health tracker

We spent some time with the subscription-based Pivotal Living Band and spoke to the CEO about what's coming next.

By April 30, 2015

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Jawbone Up3 adds limited heart rate to a slim band, but it's not worth the price

Is there room for a plain old fitness band with no screen in an age of smartwatches? Jawbone's new band has fantastic software, but its heart rate tracking's just not useful enough.

By May 1, 2015

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Apple Watch teardown suggests bigger profits for Apple

A dissection of the watch by researcher IHS shows that a relatively low cost for parts could add up to more money for Apple.

By April 30, 2015

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​How to swap bands on the Apple Watch

It only takes a matter of seconds to change the look and feel of the Apple Watch. Here's what you need to know.

By April 24, 2015

Review

Asus RT-AC3200 Tri-Band Wireless Gigabit Router

Only those who do a lot of local intensive tasks via Wi-Fi, or who can appreciate the Asus RT-AC3200's excellent feature set, will find this router worth the investment.

By February 15, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating February 15, 2015
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Jawbone Up2, Up3 and Up4 debuting this year: heart rate, mobile payments, new designs (hands-on)

A trio of new Jawbone fitness bands are on their way: two coming soon, one later this summer. They're slimmer, and they're ambitious. And we have two of them here to review.

By April 15, 2015

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First look: Jawbone's new Up2 and Up3 fitness bands are really small

One tracks heart rate, one doesn't: they're both available to order now, and we try them on for size. Plus, a sneak peek at the Up4 with mobile payments.

By April 15, 2015