Tag Archive: Tracking


Letterboxd app turns movie tracking into a social network

If you’re a movie fan, you may well have visited the website Letterboxd at some point — giving you a fun way of tracking your movie-watching, built around a neat social network premise. Today Letterboxd finally got around to launching its official mobile app, bringing the service to iPhones everywhere. Trust us, if you’re a […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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DARPA on health tracking: ‘Who cares about that stuff?’

If you think it’s amazing that your iPhone can recognize your thumbprint and take your pulse, apparently you’re in for some future shocks. Dr. Justin Sanchez, program manager of the Biological Technologies Office at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency…Read more ›

How to find your Apple Watch tracking info

Apple Watch preorders are supposed to start delivering on April 24th, but almost everyone we’ve talked to is still seeing a ‘Preparing for shipment’ status on their orders. Tracking information for Apple Watch orders still haven’t been sent out yet, however,…Read more ›

How to Enable (or Disable) Motion & Fitness Tracking with iPhone

Newer iPhones have the ability to track fitness activity and motion and displaying that data in Health app and other applications. Fitness tracking is done by using a low-power motion coprocessor that determines steps, altitude gain and lost, and distance traveled, and many users like this feature as it represents an easy way to keep … Read More

How to Enable (or Disable) Motion & Fitness Tracking with iPhone

Newer iPhones have the ability to track fitness activity and motion and displaying that data in Health app and other applications. Fitness tracking is done by using a low-power motion coprocessor that determines steps, altitude gain and lost, and distance traveled, and many users like this feature as it represents an easy way to keep … Read More [Read More…]

Apple could take location tracking to the next level

You’re driving home late one night with your friend following. You lose him at a red light and, realizing he doesn’t have your address, need to tell him where to go. You ask Siri to share your route with your…Read more ›

Spend Christmas Eve tracking Santa’s journey from your iPhone

There are plenty of festive apps out there, but one of the quirkiest and most fun is the NORAD Tracks Santa app, which lets you keep real time tabs on Jolly Old Saint Nick as he carries out his gift-dispensing journey…Read more ›

iOS 8 privacy changes bring big layoffs to retail tracking startup

iOS 8 is cruising through the final stages of development ahead of its fall release, and while most users can’t wait for its arrival, one NY-based startup already had to cut a third of its staff, after privacy changes in iOS 8…Read more ›

Hours is a beautiful new app for time tracking on the iPhone

Time tracking for clients can be a huge pain, but there’s a new iPhone app out called Hours to make the process easier. “Three years ago we got so frustrated with time tracking software that we decided to do something about…Read more ›

Tile Bluetooth tracking tag works great — if you live in San Francisco

The Tile is a tiny plastic widget that never gets lost. In theory anyway. It talks to your iPhone via low-power Bluetooth and lets you track the Tile itself, and anything the Tile is attached to. I’ve been using one…Read more ›