Tag Archive: Watch


Apple Watch apps kinda suck, but Cupertino hopes you won’t notice

At this week’s “Let us loop you in” keynote, Apple revealed a major shift in its smartwatch strategy. Tim Cook tried to dress it up by announcing new Apple Watch bands and a price drop, but the most significant aspect was what he did not say: There was no mention of third-party Watch apps. After […]

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Apple Watch gallery is finally useful

The official Apple Watch microsite has gained a new power this week: Now, you can check out every combination of faces, cases, and straps to get exactly the look you want. An eagle-eyed reader tipped us off to the new feature, which has only been live since yesterday. It replaces the more basic and tedious […]

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These sleek docking stations are worthy of the iPhone and Apple Watch [Deals]

When you buy a top flight tech product like iPhone or Apple Watch, some of the future-is-now magic can be lost as you plug it into a flimsy plastic docking station. HoverDock isn’t having it though, hence these sleek, future-ready docks for both iPhone and Apple Watch. Take a look: HoverDock for iPhone – 20% […]

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Watch Apple’s iPhone SE keynote in just 90 seconds

Apple’s iPhone SE minute keynote was one of the company’s shortest events ever. Apple struggled to cram enough interesting stuff to keep us awake during the 64 minute snoozefest that was just as much about recycling, renewable energy, and protecting Chinese yaks as it was about the new 4-inch iPhone, smaller iPad Pro, and Apple […]

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Apple Watch nylon bands will make your head spin

One of Apple’s biggest reveals at its low-key “Let us loop you in” event today was the premiere of a new set of bands for the Apple Watch. And woven nylon was the star of the show. These colorful, zig-zaggy straps look like they’re the “fun” options for the wearable, like if you’re going to […]

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How to update the software on your Apple Watch

Now that Apple’s little keynote is over, the tech company from Cupertino is pulling the switch on a ton of new OS updates, including watchOS, the system that powers your Apple Watch. If you want to upgrade to the latest OS now, watchOS 2.2, here’s what you need to do. Before you start, you’ll need […]

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Deezer for Apple Watch, Jump Legends, and other apps of the week

Happy Sunday everyone! If you’re looking to kick back and relax, we’ve got you covered when it comes to the apps you need to download to enjoy the rest of your hard-earned weekend — and the 7 days to come. From nifty adventure games for your iPhone to a great music app for Apple Watch, […]

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101 things to draw and send with your Apple Watch

The ability to send tiny finger drawings — or “Digital Touch sketches,” as Apple calls them — is probably the least-popular Apple Watch feature. Which is a shame, because once you get the hang of drawing them, they can be a lot of fun. To help get you started, I’ve put together a compendium of 101 Digital […]

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Apple Watch will stay ahead in smartwatch race, but look out for Android Wear!

In terms of marketshare, the Apple Watch’s watchOS compared to Google’s Android Wear is likely to follow a similar trajectory to iOS and Android. In other words, while Apple is dominating right now in smartwatch shipments, that balance promises to shift somewhat over the coming years as new low-cost competitors enter the market. This is […]

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Ex-Google boss slaps medical grade EKG onto Apple Watch

AliveCor, the groundbreaking medical tech company which makes an iPhone case for predicting strokes, is embracing the world of the Apple Watch. The company’s forthcoming Kardia Band is an Apple Watch accessory which will augment the wearable’s existing heart monitor with the addition of an FDA-approved, voice-activated electrocardiogram that can analyze your heart rate and email it directly […]

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