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Apple iWatch due in October 2014, to wirelessly charge from one metre away – report
Apple's long-rumored iWatch will be released in October 2014, and will come equipped with a magnetic-resonance wireless charging system that will allow the wristable iDevice to be charged from as far as one metre away.
Look behind you, T-Mobile US: Sprint wants to GOBBLE you – allegedly
Mobile network Sprint is rumored to be considering a bid for rival T-Mobile US.
SpaceX beats off Bezos' rocket for rights to historic NASA launch pad
Jeff Bezos is going to be fuming after NASA announced that it will lease its historic Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center to Elon Musk's SpaceX operation – and not the Amazon chief's Blue Origins rocketry firm.
El Reg's contraptions confessional no.3: the Apple G4 Cube
Cache in the AtticIf you're lucky, old gear doesn't so much die as get given away or retired. Indeed, some kit is just too quirky to dispose of, even though it gets wheezy whenever you fire up a browser. Forget computing with it though, says Andrew Orlowski, the value can lie elsewhere.