Apple AirTags finally announced!

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UPDATE 21/04: The Apple AirTags have finally been announced! After being rumored for nearly a year, the AirTags join the FindMy ecosystem to help users locate their misplaced belongings. Capable of being attached to keys, wallets, cameras and anything else that can easily be lost, AirTags uses the U1 chip for enhanced precision.

At the recent Apple event, Apple made a point of stating that the AirTags are designed to keep track of products, not people. In order to safeguard people's privacy and safety, the AirTags are designed to give off audible alerts so that you know that they're there. 

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Chris George

Chris George has worked on Digital Camera World since its launch in 2017. He has been writing about photography, mobile phones, video making and technology for over 30 years – and has edited numerous magazines including PhotoPlus, N-Photo, Digital Camera, Video Camera, and Professional Photography. 

His first serious camera was the iconic Olympus OM10, with which he won the title of Young Photographer of the Year - long before the advent of autofocus and memory cards. Today he uses a Nikon D800, a Fujifilm X-T1, a Sony A7, and his iPhone 15 Pro Max.

He has written about technology for countless publications and websites including The Sunday Times Magazine, The Daily Telegraph, Dorling Kindersley, What Cellphone, T3 and Techradar.