Moto X, Moto Hint and Turbo Charger preorders start NOW!

A quick reminder, folks, that the Moto X, Moto Hint and Turbo Charger are available for preorder this morning, starting at noon EDT. Additionally, the Moto 360 is back in stock. Chances are very good Motorola’s website will start to creak under the pressure.

Good luck, everyone!





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Swiss watch industry icon explains why he’s not scared of the Apple Watch one bit

Apple Watch Vs. Swiss Watches

We’ve heard lots of Ballmer-esque comments rolling in from Swiss watch executives in the last week since Apple finally took the wraps off its hugely anticipated Apple Watch. Forbes has now scored an interview with Jean-Claude Biver, an icon in the Swiss watch industry who has had a highly distinguished career while working at Omega, Blancpain, and Hublot, among other places. Biver provides an interesting perspective because, while he admits to being “disappointed” with the Apple Watch, he also says the device gives Apple a solid foundation for doing bigger and better things in the future.

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Be very careful when you sign up for one of Time Warner Cable’s two-year promotions

Time Warner Cable Two-Year Promotions

Recently, a Time Warner Cable customer who had signed up for one of the company’s two-year offers was surprised to see their cable bill jump by $ 15 per month after just one year. After making multiple calls to Time Warner Cable to ask why their bill had increased from the rate they thought that they’d locked in for two years, they were told that TWC reserved the right to increase their rates after the first year of the promotion. Furthermore, they were told that it was “only” a $ 15 monthly increase, which is still below the rate they would have been charged without the promotion.

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AC editors’ apps of the week: TED, Run Forrest Run, Over and more

Apps you need to try

Everyone here at AC is back home and resting their feet after a couple weeks of the usual globetrotting that comes with being a tech-blogger every now and then. That means we’re spending time playing on our phones and tablets using some of the great apps you’ll find on Google play.

Have a peek at the ones we recommend you give a look at this week.





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Researchers may have discovered the best way to quit smoking yet: Taking magic mushrooms

How To Quit Smoking

We’ve heard all kinds of crazy ways to quit smoking but none of them have ever come close to sounding this trippy. Bloomberg reports that a new study published in The Journal of Psychopharmacology this week found that smokers who had long had trouble quitting their habit managed to remain smoke-free for six months using a highly unorthodox method: Consuming the active ingredient in magic mushrooms.

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