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Andrew Dalton / Engadget:
Apple silently discontinues the gold Apple Watch Edition, which retailed for $10K+   —  With today's launch of the Apple Watch Series 2, Tim Cook and company added the sleek new Ceramic Edition, but quietly did away with the more ostentatious, solid 18-karat gold version.
Sep 7, 2016, 4:30 PMIn context
Nicole Lee / Engadget:
Alcatel's new standalone VR headset, the Vision, has 2 1080x1020 displays, 3 hours of battery, is likely to retail for $500-600, but won't use Daydream platform   —  While Samsung's Gear VR requires a smartphone and full-fledged headsets like the Oculus Rift require a computer, Alcatel's newly announced Vision doesn't need either.
Sep 5, 2016, 11:50 PMIn context
Devindra Hardawar / Engadget:
Plex adds a DVR feature for over-the-air and DRM-free channels on CableCARD HDHomeRun tuners   —  Ask any media hound about the best way to stream your your video files, and they'll probably direct you to Plex.  Now, the streaming software is getting even more useful with a long-awaited feature: DVR support.
Sep 2, 2016, 12:55 PMIn context
Devindra Hardawar / Engadget:
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Yoga (OLED) review: incredible screen but expensive compared to LCD models, meager battery life during typical use, stylus is uncomfortable   —  The dream of large OLED screens has, for the past few years, seemed perpetually on the horizon.
Aug 28, 2016, 11:45 PMIn context
Cherlynn Low / Engadget:
Kobo launches 7.8" waterproof Aura One e-reader for $229, with a colored backlight for better nighttime reading   —  Whether you read before bed, in the bathtub, during your commute or at the beach, Kobo wants to be there for you.  The e-reader maker just released the $229 Aura One …
Aug 17, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Matt Brian / Engadget:
Oculus Rift to ship in Europe and Canada September 20 and is now available for pre-order there   —  Now that Oculus has caught up with the pre-order backlog for its VR headset, the Facebook-owned company has decided it's time to make the Rift available in more places.
Aug 16, 2016, 5:50 AMIn context
Jessica Conditt / Engadget:
Minecraft gets Oculus Rift support as part of an update to Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta   —  Minecraft has landed on the Oculus Rift as part of a free update to the Windows 10 Edition beta.  Anyone who owns the PC or Mac version of Minecraft is automatically granted access …
Aug 15, 2016, 6:25 PMIn context
Chris Velazco / Engadget:
BlackBerry DTEK50 review: solidly built $299 Android smartphone with a secure foundation is appealing to business customers, tough sell to consumers   —  BlackBerry's first Android phone was a curious, ambitious machine, so it's funny that the company's second turned out to be so ... practical.
Aug 12, 2016, 11:15 PMIn context
Steve Dent / Engadget:
Minecraft launches on the Oculus Rift next week   —  If you own an Oculus Rift and are eager to play Minecraft on it, we now know roughly when it's coming.  Mojang developer Tommaso Checchi tweeted that it'll arrive to the Windows 10 Beta edition (version 0.15.6) sometime next week.
Aug 12, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Steve Dent / Engadget:
Kyocera unveils new 5-inch rugged DuraForce Pro phone with a third “Super Wide View” 1080p action camera, Snapdragon 617, 2GB of RAM, fingerprint sensor   —  If you film motorcycle ice racing or open pit mines, a regular smartphone may be a bit dainty.
Aug 11, 2016, 9:25 AMIn context

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