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Apple Watch launch won't be like the iPhone's

Better plan ahead and preorder if you want to be among the first to get the Apple Watch. Also: Star Wars movies go on sale digitally Friday, and Rand Paul accepts donations in Bitcoin.

If you want to be among the first to own an Apple Watch, you should pre-order on Friday. You'll need to make an appointment to get one in store when it launches on April 24.

Friday is a big day for more than just Apple fans. The Star Wars movies will be sold digitally for the first time. CNET Update has the details:

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Also in this tech-news roundup, Senator Rand Paul is the first US presidential candidate to accept bitcoins as campaign donations. Paul has been quick to adopt the latest technology, including Snapchat -- which is causing drama with new emoji friend labels.

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Apple Watch launch won't be like the iPhone's