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AirPods 2 rumors: Specs, Price, Features, etc.

Apple has an event planned on March 25th...does that mean the AirPods 2 will finally see the light of day? The AirPods are undeniably one of Apple's most successful accessories of all time. So if rumors from the past week give any indication on the future of the product, it looks like we'll see a new one right around the corner.  If you are currently looking at purchasing the Apple AirPods -- or any other pair of wireless earphones for that matter -- you should probably wait until the March 25th event to see what Apple has in store.  Likely to be named the AirPods 2, there will be a variety of improvements and refinements from the older AirPods 1st Generation....

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Apple Allows Students to Add College ID to Apple Wallets

As of right now Apple only allows a select few colleges to add their student ID to their apple wallet. From there the student can access their ID on their phone or wallet and use it when needed. Uses for it includes unlocking dorms or paying for items using college currency. After a semester of use, we wonder how this upgrade is working and in what way people out of college could work with it. Luckily on Techlifetoday Co team, we have someone who currently uses it. One of the schools that allow their students to do this is Tim Cook's rival college. The University of Alabama was one of the first presented on stage when this announcement was made. At the University...

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Google Pixel 4 Leak; Dual-Cameras + Hole-punch Screen

Weeks after the announcement of the new Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup, new leaks suggest that the Google Pixel 4 will have a hole-punch screen, dual-cameras, and an on-screen fingerprint scanner.      Similar to previous products from Google, the leaks are coming early. According to the site SlashLeaks, the Pixel 4 lineup will have two cameras on the back, something Google has previously attacked companies like Apple Inc. and Samsung for doing.  Additionally, the renders show an oval-like hole in the front display to contain two cameras, much like the new Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus. What's interesting to note about the renders shown is that there's no fingerprint sensor on the back of the Pixel 4. Could that mean that...

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DIRECTV NOW Launches Two New Packages; Raising Prices & Dropping Channels

Earlier this week AT&T announced that they were dropping the old DIRECTV NOW packages (Live a Little, Just Right, Go Big, Gotta Have It, etc.), with two new options; both of which significantly more expensive than the competition while offering fewer channels.      The new packages offered by DIRECTV NOW will start at $50 a month for the PLUS package or $70 a month for the MAX package, providing over 40 and 50 channels, respectively.    What's interesting to note is while they are dropping many channels, including those by Viacom (Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, etc.), Discovery, A+E Networks, etc., they are raising the prices. Previously, packages started at $40/month and went up to $70/month depending on the channels you...

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Apple Announces a March 25th Event; Likely to announce new Streaming Service

For a while now, we've been hearing reports that Apple was working on a Hulu/Netflix-like streaming service. According to the press release initially obtained by Bloomberg, Apple is officially holding an event on March 25th, 2019.      The first significant streaming service to be released by the Cupertino company since mid-2015 with the launch of Apple Music, this is likely to make a push towards video-streaming.    Similar to Netflix Inc. and HBO, Apple will be focusing heavily on original content -- including films with stars, like Jennifer Aniston and JJ Abrams. According to the Bloomberg report, Apple has been working on this service for a few years and has a couple of dozen programs thus-far. It is currently unknown...

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