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As expected, Apple prices iPhone X at $999. Now that you know what it offers, is it worth the high price tag?

Yes, to me it is worth it.
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As expected, Apple prices iPhone X at $999. Now that you know what it offers, is it worth the high price tag? Vote for the results in the left column below or go straight to the results here.

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  • "Apple Becomes a Chipmaker to One-Up Smartphone Foes"  Wired 8:14 AM
  • "Why the Apple Watch won't replace your doctor anytime soon"  CNBC 8:34 AM
  • "Will Apple Use Face ID In The 2018 iPhones Also? It Depends On The Reviews, Says Analyst"  Forbes 9:12 AM
  • "Face ID or Touch ID? According to this report, even Apple isn't sure yet" Mashable 8:25 AM
  • "Apple HomePod faces tough odds against Amazon Echo in connected home market" Boston Herald 8:55 AM
  • "Will Playerunknown's Battlegrounds ever come to macOS?" Mac Gamer HQ 8:04 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "We're still waiting on Apple Pay's newest feature after IOS 11 update" Business Insider 9:13 AM
  • "iPhone X expensive? No, $999 is a 'value price', says Apple CEO Tim Cook" ZDNet 8:29 AM
  • "As Apple slows, fast-moving Chinese rivals gain in wealthy markets" Reuters 8:01 AM
  • "Photos show nearly completed Apple retail outlet in Austin" AppleInsider 8:27 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Report: Amazon is secretly building a pair of Alexa-enabled smart glasses" Business Insider 8:18 AM
  • "iOS 11 update: We have good news and bad news about iPhone battery life" BGR 8:39 AM
  • "Privacy: With iOS 11 and Safari's cookie blocking, Apple is kicking advertisers in the teeth" BetaNews 8:40 AM
  • "The new Apple Watch has problems connecting to networks but Apple says a fix is coming" CNBC 8:35 AM
  • "Apple Investigating Fix for Series 3 Watches Connecting to Unknown Wi-Fi Networks Instead of LTE" MacRumors 8:28 AM
  • "Apple is Working Closely With Microsoft to Fix Outlook/Exchange Email Problem in iOS 11" iClarified 8:57 AM
  • "Can't send email on iOS 11? Apple working on fix for and Exchange mail accounts" 9to5Mac 8:28 AM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "15" MacBook Pro Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 8:02 AM
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 8:02 AM

  • "watchOS 4: The MacStories Review" MacStories 8:58 AM
  • "Review: Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular" The Loop 8:44 AM
  • "The Apple Watch Finally Feels Like A Real Smartwatch" BuzzFeed 8:44 AM
  • "Review: Apple Watch Series 3 unlocks new potential with LTE, dramatically improved Siri" 9to5Mac 8:28 AM
  • "Apple Watch Series 3 Review: but not for long, with short battery life and intermittent connections" [Paid Membership Required] 8:27 AM
  • "Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE review: missed connections" The Verge 8:27 AM
  • "Apple Watch Series 3 is ready to go it alone" Mashable 8:25 AM
  • "Apple Watch Series 3 Excels, Even if You Don't Need Cellular" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:20 AM
  • "Apple Watch Series 3 review: A dash of iPod and a bit of iPhone for your wrist" CNET 8:20 AM
  • "The Apple Watch is still the one to beat" TechCrunch 8:19 AM
  • "Review: Apple Watch goes solo, but don't dump your phone yet" Associated Press 8:17 AM
  • "Apple Watch Series 3 Review: The Apple Watch Fulfills Its Destiny" Wired 8:14 AM
  • "Apple Watch Series 3 First Review: Is Cellular Connectivity Really A Game-Changer?" Forbes 8:01 AM
  • "How the iPhone 8 Plus sees San Francisco" [Slideshow] CNET 8:16 AM
  • "Lego Boost review: Yup, tablet-connected Lego robots are as cool as they sound/One Lego Boost kit, five robots, and 60-plus in-app challenges add up to one happy family." Macworld 8:32 AM
  • "Review: the Glyph Atom is one of the fastest SSDs out there" iDownload Blog 8:40 AM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Inside iOS 11: Files app brings some user control of documents stored on an iPad or iPhone" AppleInsider 8:27 AM
  • "Why I'm loving the Files app in iOS 11: You can have your augmented reality and a more human sounding Siri. The killer app in iOS 11 is its Files app - the iOS equivalent to the macOS Finder. Now iPads can finally replace notebooks - for me, anyway. Here's why." ZDNet 8:29 AM
  • "Using iOS 11 iPad Multitasking" MacMost 9:40 AM
  • "How to view your past Activity rings and workouts in Activity for iPhone" iMore 8:41 AM
  • "How to zip and unzip documents in the Files app" iMore 8:41 AM
  • "iOS 11 Maps and Do Not Disturb While Driving: How they work" Macworld 8:32 AM
  • "iOS 11 one-handed keyboard and iOS 11 QuickType keyboard" Macworld 8:32 AM
  • "iOS 11, HEVC, HEIF: Learn all about the new video and photo formats" Macworld 8:32 AM
  • "iOS 11 Master Class: Controlling The Control Center, Part 1 - Default Controls" Forbes 8:01 AM
  • "The best hidden features in iOS 11, Apple's major software update for iPhone and iPad" Business Insider 8:55 AM
  • "Apple's Portrait Lighting mode explained: The iPhone 8 Plus and X are trying to make your snaps look like they were lit by a professional photographer." CNET 8:34 AM
  • "Why I take Issue with the iPhone X being labelled as Luxury"  Tech.pinions 8:44 AM
  • "The iPhone X and iPhone 8's 'A11 Bionic' is just a marketing gimmick" BGR 8:39 AM
  • "iPhone 8 Vs. iPhone 7: Time For An Upgrade?" Digital Trends 8:39 AM
  • "10 things that need to change about the iPhone X (and none of them are the notch)"  Macworld 8:32 AM
  • "Editorial: Who will buy iPhone 8?"  AppleInsider 8:27 AM
  • "Privacy concerns surround Apple's facial recognition technology (well, for some)" Apple World Today 8:03 AM
  • "eXtensions -The Wednesday File (23): Apple Critics and the Spaghetti Principle -Throw Enough and Some May Stick" eXtensions 8:02 AM
  • "Computer science degrees don't always result in hefty pay bumps, but that doesn't make them pointless" The Next Web 8:55 AM
  • "Before Wisconsin, Foxconn Vowed Big Spending in Brazil. Few Jobs Have Come." New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:53 AM
  • "Don't Let the Sprint/T-Mobile Zombie Merger Rise Again" PC Magazine 8:43 AM
  • "Amazon's Alexa-powered smart glasses project is doomed" VentureBeat 8:37 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Apple Posts How-To Videos Featuring Third-Party Apps" MacStories 8:44 AM
  • "'The Witness' for iOS Will Be Releasing Very Soon" Touch Arcade 8:44 AM
  • "Apple updates iWork suite for iOS 11" Cult of Mac 8:42 AM
  • "These are the apps you can use with Apple Maps" iMore 8:41 AM
  • "Grab IKEA's furniture placement app and see for yourself why ARKit is such a big deal" iDownload Blog 8:40 AM
  • "Belkin's iPhone dongle helps you listen while you charge" Engadget 8:36 AM
  • "Noteflow - The ultimate digital notebook for iOS" prMac 8:28 AM
  • "DEVONthink To Go 2.3 supports new iOS productivity features" DEVONtechnologies 8:03 AM
  • "A curved screen iMac with a built-in TV tuner, anyone?" Apple World Today 8:03 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft Hikes Dividend, But by Less than Expected: Several analysts expected a dividend hike of 10%, but Microsoft delivered a 7.6% increase this year." Barron's 8:23 AM
  • "Windows 10's new update: Resume from iPhone/Android, bricked Surface Pro 3 fix" ZDNet 8:30 AM
  • "Dell EMC refreshes its entry-level arrays" The Register 8:01 AM
  • "Ginni Rometty on the End of Programming: The IBM chief dares to imagine what Watson will be when it grows up, and reaffirms her pledge to hire 25,000 people over the next four years." Bloomberg 8:23 AM
  • "IBM CEO Ginni Rometty: Tax code is 'uncompetitive' and 'out of date'" CBS News Video 8:23 AM
  • "IBM open sources WebSphere Liberty code" ZDNet 8:30 AM
  • "Intel provides 10nm updates, plan for 10nm FPGA" DigiTimes 8:31 AM
  • "Intel reschedules Cannon Lake launch to year-end 2018, say sources" DigiTimes 8:31 AM
  • "AMD Stock Is a Good Fit if You Can Handle the Heat" InvestorPlace 8:45 AM
  • "Why Data Will Decide Which Companies Are Here in 100 Years" The Motley Fool 8:23 AM
  • "Bill Gates: More Tech Revolutions Are Coming, And They'll Change Everything We Know" Forbes 8:23 AM
  • "NAND flash supply to stay tight til end-2017, says Phison chairman" DigiTimes 8:31 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Industry News
  • "How much longer this stock-market bull lasts may depend on Fed's next move: All eyes on Yellen as the stock market awaits Fed's policy update" MarketWatch 8:47 AM
  • "Stock Futures Trade Flat as Balance Sheet Decision From Fed Is Awaited: Stock futures hold close to flat. Here's where stocks are trading ahead of the market open on Wednesday." TheStreet 8:47 AM
  • "Wall St opens flat as investors await Fed decision" Reuters 8:46 AM
  • "Stocks Little Changed as Investors Look to Fed Meeting: Investors don't expect higher rates but are watching for Fed's plans to unwind its balance sheet" [Paid Membership Required] 8:46 AM
  • "Asian markets press pause ahead of Fed announcement: Nikkei flat after Tuesday's 2-year high; little fallout from Trump's fiery speech" MarketWatch 8:46 AM
  • "European stocks mark time as investors stay focused on Fed decision: Thyssenkrupp shares rises on Tata deal news; Spain shares under pressure" MarketWatch 8:46 AM

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