Sony and Samsung Both Offered to Pay James Bond to Use Their Phones

9:44 PM, Apr. 24th, 2015 · · News

Sony and Samsung both offered to pay James Bond actor Daniel Craig to use their smartphones in the next installment of the series, Spectre. According to stolen Sony emails posted to Wikileaks, both companies offered Daniel Craig US$5 million to use their devices in the film. The negotiations fell apart over marketing fees and because the actor and Specter director Sam Mendes both felt, "James Bond only uses the 'best.'"

Four Things To Get You Started With Apple Watch

6:30 PM, Apr. 24th, 2015 · · News

Waiting for your new Apple Watch to arrive? Waiting for it to charge? Waiting for version 2? Whatever your situation, Kelly has collected all manner of information to help you get up and running when it actually does show up.

Apple Offers Online Personal Setup Assistance for Apple Watch

1:50 PM, Apr. 24th, 2015 · · News

Apple is taking its online-focused launch for Apple Watch a step farther by offering buyers Personal Setup sessions through their computer. Apple Watch owners scheduled to receive their new smartwatch today started receiving emails touting the Web-based setup help along with a link to sign up for a time slot.

iFixit Apple Watch Tear Down Kills Hopes of Upgrades

11:24 AM, Apr. 24th, 2015 · · News

Apple Watch deliveries have barely started arriving, and iFixit has already stripped one down to its screws. What they found inside pretty much kills hopes and rumors that Apple will offer internal component upgrades when future models come out.

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Sorry gang, no upgradable internal components in your brand new Apple Watch. Considering how much is inside one, it's likely Apple found a way to use Timelord technology, which seems completely appropriate.

Visual Primer for Navigating Apple Watch

7:53 PM, Apr. 23rd, 2015 · · News

Apple Watch is very nearly here, and in the meantime you can check out how the interactions fit together using the latest episode of the Maccast and an image created by a Reddit user showing how the interface is used in different situations.

Comcast Reportedly Dropping Plans to Buy Time Warner Cable

6:40 PM, Apr. 23rd, 2015 · · News

Comcast Time Warner

Comcast is planning to drop its proposed buyout of Time Warner Cable. According to multiple news outlets citing a variety of unnamed sources, Comcast is backing the deal in the wake of intense scrutiny from antitrust regulators in the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and in the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).

6 Apple Watch Apps to Keep You Healthy and In Shape

3:23 PM, Apr. 23rd, 2015 · · News

The iPhone has become the go-to health and fitness tracker for many people, and now that can extend out to your wrist, too. The list of Apple Watch apps designed to help you stay in shape and keep yourself healthy is growing quickly, so TMO put together a list of some of our favorites just in time for your brand new smartwatch to arrive.

Apple Watch Orders Charged Wednesday Still on Track for 4/24 Delivery

11:16 AM, Apr. 23rd, 2015 · · News

One of the Apple Watch Sport 42mm Space Gray orders we placed here at TMO via Apple Pay didn't see a credit card charge until Wednesday (yesterday), and didn't get a shipment notification until Thursday (today), but is still on track for a Friday, 4/24 delivery. Good news is coming in for many folks who placed early pre-orders on Apple Watches, it seems.

Where to Buy an Apple Watch in Stores on Friday

10:17 AM, Apr. 23rd, 2015 · · News

Apple Watch in retailers April 24

According to Apple, you won't be able to buy its new smartwatch in its retail stores on Friday, April 24, but a few actually will be available—if you know where to go. Apple Watch will be available in a very small handful of upscale retailer's stores tomorrow, and inventory will be limited.

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If you absolutely must buy an Apple Watch in a store tomorrow, there's a slim chance you can make that happen—but you better be in Los Angeles, London, Tokyo, or Berlin. Good hunting.