Verizon to launch iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus on 19 September (US)

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Verizon Wireless has announced plans to offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on 19 September. Pre-orders for both models are currently available online at verizonwireless.com/iphone. iPhone 6 will be available beginning at USD 199.99 for the 16GB model, USD 299.99 for the 64GB model, and USD 399.99 for the 128GB model with a new, two-year customer agreement. iPhone 6 …

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Apple reduces older iPhone prices in Brazil by up to BRL 600

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Apple has reduced prices of older iPhones in Brazil ahead of the launch of the iPhone 6, as reported by Terra. The iPhone 4s, iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s have seen their prices reduced by BRL 200 to BRL 600 in the Apple Store in Brazil. With the changes, the price of the iPhone 4s 8 GB goes down from …

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BlackBerry acquires Movirtu to improve BYOD adoption

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BlackBerry has agreed to acquire UK identity services provider Movirtu for an undisclosed amount. London-based Movirtu offers a virtual SIM platform that allows users to have both a business number and personal number running on the same smartphone, with separate billing for voice, data and messaging usage on each number. As a result, companies avoid paying costs incurred by employees …

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Sky Deutschland adds Chromecast support to VoD app (Germany)

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German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland has launched new iOS and Android apps for its online video library Snap, which costs EUR 3.99 per month. The new updated apps now offer support for Google Chromecast enabling customers to stream Snap content from their iPad, iPhone as well as Samsung Android smartphones and tablets to their TVs. The new Android app release …

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Apple unveils Apple Watch wearable device

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Apple has unveiled Apple Watch, offered in three distinct collections: Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport and Apple Watch Edition, and two size options, 38 mm and 42 mm. Apple has also developed a range of watch straps: the high-performance elastomer Sport Band; the Milanese Loop in a flexible magnetic stainless steel mesh; the Leather Loop in soft, quilted leather that …

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