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This online service transforms stainless steel Apple Watch into gold Apple Watch Edition. More details on the service can be found here.

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First ever Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 ‘Plus’ details have been leaked online. More details on the leak can be found here.

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One of the major implementations that Microsoft is making with Windows 10 is to further unify its rather fragmented platform. After Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone 8, the software giant is touting a system that offers optimal, fully-fledged Windows experiences irrespective of the device being used. Underlining this, the company has just taken the wraps off Continuum for Phones, a Windows 10 for Phones feature that will allow smartphones to morph into desktop PCs when connected to larger displays.

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Microsoft has been very, very busy in its preparation for Windows 10. More than just a superficial update, the company is rebuilding a lot of its software components from the ground upwards, including its famed surfing client. Internet Explorer’s time passed many years ago, and over the past few months, we’ve seen tidbits of its successor, which was codenamed Project Spartan. Today, at the software maker’s BUILD dev gathering, Project Spartan has been officially named Microsoft Edge, and while you’re probably glad to see the back of IE, there are plenty of reasons to instead be more excited about what Spartan has to offer.

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Microsoft Visual Studio Code download for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux now available. Details on the new release and where to download it from can be found here.

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One of the many features to be appreciated of the Samsung Galaxy S6 – like most of the company’s top-end smartphones, to be fair – is the raw power under the hood. Unsurprisingly, Sammy has delivered an absolute beast of a handset once more in the S6, and allied to its 64-bit, octa-core Exynos processor, the flagship also throws in a substantial 3GB of RAM. But while these features all seem dandy when written down, Qualcomm’s overheating Snapdragon 810 has proved that weighty-sounding tech specs don’t always deliver the goods, and some users of the S6 have found it to be burning through more RAM during menial use than necessary.

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Here’s how to take a screenshot on Apple Watch and save it to your iPhone Camera Roll. More details and guide can be found here.

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With both Samsung and HTC having thrown their hats into the smartphone ring in recent months by pushing the Galaxy S6 and One M9 respectively, LG has just lit the blue touchpaper with the launch of the long-awaited G4. Predictably, it’s an absolute beast, and here, you’ll find everything you need to know about the Korean outfit’s latest export.

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Here’s how to force quit or close an app on Apple Watch that is not responding. Complete steps and details can be found here.

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Apple Pay is gradually expanding its reach, and many of the big-name retailers are already on board. Best Buy is doing its bit to get with the times by adding in-app support for Apple’s new transaction scheme today, and per the words of Tim Cook, the electronics retail giant will begin accepting Apple Pay later on this year.

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The Apple Watch may have launched across several nations at the end of last week including the United States, United Kingdom and Australia, but the company behind the much-hyped wearable does plan to extend its arm to other countries in the near future. We had heard that the secondary Apple Watch launch could take place on May 8th, but now, CEO Tim Cook has said that his company is aiming for a June roll-out.

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Apple TV has continually added content streams and services over the past year or so, as part of the company’s concerted effort to boost the profile and general value of its set-top. NBC Sports is the latest addition to the fold, and if you’re a big sports fan, you’ll be pleased to learn that live streaming of events is also included in the deal. Full details after the jump.

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