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The LG Wing gets a $999 price and October 15th release date on Verizon

LG’s wild-looking Wing smartphone has gotten a US price and release date — it’ll cost $999 and be available October 15th, at least at Verizon, with preorders set to begin October 1st. The news confirms what many had already expected about the dual-screen device: it’s not going to be cheap.

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As is usually the case with a new Verizon phone launch, there’s also a variety of trade-in offers and discounts to help cut down that price tag. The company is offering up to a $750 discount when adding a line to an unlimited plan and trading in a phone, up to $500 off for existing Verizon unlimited plan customers who trade in a device, or a $250 Verizon gift card for new customers who are porting the line.


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But even with those discounts, there’s no other way to slice it:

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What to expect at Apple’s September 15th event

It’s early September, so Apple naturally has an event planned. But thanks to the coronavirus, next Tuesday’s event is going to be a little weird. Like WWDC, next week’s event will be virtual and (presumably) pre-recorded. More significant, though, is that Apple has already admitted it will be launching its next generation of iPhones later than usual. That means this will likely be Apple’s first September event without a new iPhone since the tradition started with the iPhone 5 in 2012. 

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So, this event should be more low-key than usual, but there will still be plenty of news on tap. Here’s what the rumors and recent history suggest we’ll see. 

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The tag line for Tuesday’s event is “time flies,” which almost certainly is a nod to a new Apple Watch. The timing certainly fits, as Apple has introduced a

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