Apple Ditches Mac Startup Chime & More Trending Tech News

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Apple Ditches Iconic Startup Chime: Apple’s new MacBook Pro lineup has done away with the brand’s iconic startup chime which has been around since the late 90’s. Pingie.com was the first to notice thanks to some missing text on a FAQ page. Personally I’m not sorry to see it go as it blows me away every time my iMac turns on. Source

Microsoft to Detail VR Headset in December: Microsoft’s new Windows 10 VR headsets actually sound pretty awesome thanks to their inside-out tracking capabilities. We know HP, Lenovo, Dell, Acer and Asus will be making these headsets and that they’ll cost about $300. If you’re really excited about this then mark December 8 in your calendar because that’s when we’ll be learning more. Source

Moto M Coming Soon: Lenovo’s new mid-range handset is possibly arriving on November 8. The leaks tell us to expect a 5.5 inch HD display, 4GB of Ram and 32/64GB storage options. Just don’t expect this device to be compatible with Moto Mods. Source

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