• Apple is releasing an Apple Watch Series 6, a sports band, and a new watch face for Black History Month.
  • The Unity Collection was designed to honour Black history and culture and the fight for racial equality, Apple said.
  • Apple will also support six organisations that work on civil rights.
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Apple is releasing a limited edition Black Unity Collection for the Apple Watch in the US to celebrate Black History Month.

The collection is made up of three parts: a limited edition Apple Watch Series 6, the Black Unity Sport Band, and a Unity watch face, which are "designed to celebrate and acknowledge Black history and Black culture" Apple said in a press release.

Apple also committed to supporting six organization that promote civil rights: Black Lives Matter Support Fund via the Tides Foundation; European Network Against Racism; International Institute on Race, Equality and Human Rights; Leadership Conference Education Fund; NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc.; and Souls Grown Deep.

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