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It Literally Shines Brighter Than Any Apple Watch Ever Has Before

There are two truths about Apple Watch Series 6.

The first truth is this generation is an iterative improvement over last year’s Series 5, a textbook example of Apple rolling. In a recent More Color column for Macworld, Jason Snell describes the newly-released Series 6 as “the very definition of incremental,” adding “you know an update is feeling a little bit lackluster when Apple throws in a bunch of new colors to stir some excitement.” Indeed, after three years of successive seminal moments—Series 3 added cellular, Series 4 brought with it the device’s first redesign in its short history, and Series 5 introduced the always-on display—Series 6 is somewhat of a ho-hum release with the oximeter and new aluminum finishes. Both are worthwhile additions—the blue and red cases are especially fun and good-looking—but they’re far from

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Stocks rally on falling death rates, brighter economic outlook

Stock prices in Europe and in the US climbed higher Wednesday, as investors welcomed falling coronavirus death rates and improved global economic data, analysts said.

“Global stocks have been rising on the back of the steadily improving sentiment on Wall Street and elsewhere over the past few weeks amid falling Covid-19 death rates, falling new cases in the United States, and hopes that an effective vaccine will soon be approved,” said Fawad Razaqzada at ThinkMarkets.

“Meanwhile, improving manufacturing activity in China, the US and eurozone has fuelled hopes that the recovery is well under way across the world’s key economic regions.”

In midday New York trading, the Dow Jones index had risen by 0.7 percent.

Investors were encouraged the US Institute for Supply Management’s manufacturing index, which rose more than expected in August, but disappointing jobs numbers later in the day capped gains.

London stocks rose by almost 1.4 percent

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