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The Apple Watch will soon ditch its mechanical buttons, report says
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Enlarge / Buttons on the side of an Apple Watch Series 3. (credit: Valentina Palladino) FastCompany published a report today citing “a source with direct knowledge” of Apple’s plans for a future Apple Watch that will feature solid-state, touch-sensitive buttons instead of the clickable ones that are currently part of the device. This will apply […]

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GM wants to ditch the manual controls from its test cars in 2019
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Enlarge / Notice anything wrong with this picture? It’s a little disconcerting to see the interior of a Bolt EV without the driver controls. (credit: General Motors) General Motors is getting ready to ditch the driver for good—at least in its newest R&D vehicles. In 2019, Cruise—the self-driving startup acquired a couple of years ago […]

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Apple To Ditch Touch ID Altogether For All of Next Year's iPhones
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Earlier this week, a report said that Apple is planning to equip next year’s iPad Pro with the hardware necessary for Face ID. Now, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, it appears the company is taking that one step further with its 2018 iPhones. All of the iPhones Apple plans to produce next year […]

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Let’s All Ditch Our Cars and Start Riding Cargo Bikes
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A human-powered cargo rig like Yuba’s Supermarche shows how to make urban cycling work at scale. The post Let’s All Ditch Our Cars and Start Riding Cargo Bikes appeared first on WIRED.

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Want Commuters to Ditch Driving? Try Giving Them Cash Money
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Washington, DC mulls a new way to cut down on congestion. The post Want Commuters to Ditch Driving? Try Giving Them Cash Money appeared first on WIRED.

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Yes, AT&T customers, ditch your grandfathered unlimited data plan     – CNET
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In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET’s Marguerite Reardon offers advice to an AT&T subscriber considering replacing his long-held unlimited data plan with a new one.

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Apple's next iPhone to ditch Lightning for USB-C, report says     – CNET
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The next iPhone could have a screen similar to the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge — and could ditch the Lightning cable, according to a new report.

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Apple may ditch traditional USB ports on the MacBook Pro
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Apple reportedly plans to eliminate the USB 3.0 and Magsafe ports on its next-gen MacBook, and kill the 11-inch MacBook Air altogether. That's according to Macotakara, the Japanese rumor site that was among the first to predict the company would kill…

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Study: we can ditch fossil fuels in 10 years, if we want to
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The quest to end the use of fossil fuels might not be as daunting as you think. A University of Sussex study claims that humanity could drop coal and oil within a decade, based largely on historical evidence that many tend to overlook. Professor Be…

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