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Apple to introduce Smartwatches to the Market this October


Apple is getting ready to put it’s first wearable device on the market this October. They hope to produce 3 to 5 million smartwatches a month.

These smartwatches seem to be a strategic move for Apple following Samsung’s Electronic’s Galaxy Gear watches. The features of the watch are yet to be revealed but

Apple Smartwatch
Apple Smartwatch

they are likely to display certain sensors that can gather health information from daily calorie consumption to sleep activity.

Wall Street is hoping to see a new Apple product this year as there seems to have been a drought of New Apple products on the market.

Apple declined to comment.

Is this going to be the next ‘must have’? 4pm would like to know what you think and whether you will be dashing out to get a new smartwatch this October?


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Microsoft to launch Windows 8.1 on 18th October!

Rumours of Microsoft’s much anticipated release of Windows 8.1 were ended yesterday by the announcement that the new operating system will be rolled out on October 17th, with full retail launch on October 18th.

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The announcement was made on Microsoft’s blog last night and will be offered as a free update to current Windows 8 users.

“Windows 8.1 continues the vision we began with Windows 8 and is an example of our commitment to continuous innovation and improvement for our customers,” The software giant stated in its blog.

“And Windows 8.1 brings many improvements in areas like personalisation, Internet Explorer 11, search which is powered by Bing, built-in apps including a few new ones, an improved Windows Store experience, and cloud connectivity with SkyDrive (and much more) that people will enjoy.”

Intrigued? Impatient? Or just plain interested? Microsoft’s already offering a preview version of the Windows 8.1 update for those who can’t wait another month.! We at 4pm would love to hear your thoughts on the new windows 8.1 and whether you feel  the software is changing too often? software for estate agents