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Apple Executive Hints at Using AirPods to Provide Users More Health Data

In a wide-ranging interview about Apple's work and progress in the field of health, the company's vice president of technology, Kevin Lynch, has hinted that Apple may someday use sensor fusion with AirPods to provide more health data to customers. Currently, the iPhone and Apple Watch both utilize a wide array of sensors to provide users with health data and information independently. In addition, Apple also uses sensor fusion, which combines data from sensors onboard the Apple Watch and ‌iPh...
Tags: Apple, Bloomberg, Apple Watch, Mark Gurman, Lynch, Ming Chi Kuo, Kevin Lynch, Rene Ritchie, AirPods, AirPods Pro, Deidre Caldbeck


Apple Planned Black Ceramic Apple Watch Edition Series 5

Apple considered offering a black version of the ceramic Apple Watch Edition Series 5, according to newly-shared images of the prototype casing. The images, shared on Twitter by the prototype collector and leaker known as "Mr. White," show a prototype black ceramic Apple Watch casing, alongside the white ceramic version. The ceramic Apple Watch Edition Series 5 was never available in a black color option, only being available in a striking gloss white finish. Apple marketed the ceramic whit...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch, White, Apple Watch Edition, Mr. White, Apple Planned Black Ceramic Apple


With iOS 15, Apple reveals just how far Health has come — and how much further it can go

Apple’s recent Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) keynote was packed with new features for iPhones, Macs and iPads — and like it has done pretty consistently since the debut of its original ‘Health’ app in 2014, those included updates focused on personal health and wellness. Often, it’s impossible to assess the impact of the work Apple is doing in these areas in the moment, and health-related feature announcements aren’t generally as splashy as user interface overhauls for Apple’s device sof...
Tags: Apple, TC, Tech, Healthcare, Apple Watch, Movement, Lynch, Kevin Lynch, Apple Health, Heart and Movement, Intelligent Guardian Apple, Apple Health Trends


Apple Testing Secret Health Care Program with Doctors at Apple-Owned Clinics: Report

Apple has been quietly testing a program that would allow the tech company to provide primary health care service to patients with doctors employed by Apple at clinics also owned by Apple, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. The ambitious project, code-named Casper, was reportedly conceived in…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Health, Science, Siri, Companies, Computing, Apple Watch, Casper, Apple Store, Stanford University, Jeff Williams, Apple Inc, Apple Electric Car Project, Technology Internet, Health Medical Pharma


Apple Watch accessory maker Wristcam raises $25M

Last week word got out that Facebook was taking another big step into first-party hardware with the planned launch of its own smartwatch. The most intriguing part of the report was the inclusion of not one but two watches. Other wearable makers have flirted with video and images on wrist-worn devices, but the feature is far from mainstream. Industry leader Apple certainly doesn’t seem to be rushing into the idea, so Wristcam went and did it for them with the launch of a band sporting its own cam...
Tags: Apple, Startups, Facebook, Hardware, Tech, Apple Watch, Sherlock, Dslr, Marker LLC, Recent Funding, Roisman, COVID, Wristcam, Ari Roisman


Clever Crystal Ball Dock Magnifies Your Apple Watch's Screen for a Better Bedside Alarm Clock

Complain if you want about the Apple Watch’s boxy design, but it facilitates one of the wearable’s best low-key features: propping it up and using it as a bedside alarm clock. The screen’s a little small, but that’s now easily solved with a clever Apple Watch charging dock that uses a polished lucite orb to magnify…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Science, Technology, Watch, Companies, Computing, Apple Watch, Wearable Devices, Apple Inc, Alarm Clock, Nightwatch, Technology Internet, Better Bedside Alarm Clock


How to delete apps on any device to free up storage space and save battery life

You can delete unneeded apps from any device in a few simple steps. Alyssa Powell/Insider You can delete apps on any device to save storage space and battery life while decluttering your home screen. To delete apps on iPhone, iPad, Android and Apple Watch, simply tap and hold the app icon. To delete or uninstall apps on Mac or Windows 10 computers, you have to use Launchpad or Settings. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Deleting apps is a great way to clean up...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Chrome, Google Chrome, Android, Ipad, Mac, Trends, Apple TV, Chromebook, Windows 10, Apple Watch, Icloud, Launchpad, Samsung Galaxy, Delete


Which Apple Watch should you buy on Prime Day?

Is the brilliant Apple Watch top of your Prime Day wishlist? If so, here's our buying guide to help you prepare and decide which model will suit you best.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Apple Watch, Apple Watch Series 3, Apple Watch Series 6, Prime Day 2021, PD-EO


Apple is reportedly closer to adding a glucose monitor and body temperature sensor to future Apple Watches

Apple Apple has been working on a blood sugar sensor for its Watch for years, Bloomberg reports. Adding such a health tracker would be a significant move for Apple and give it an edge in the market. The firm is also working on a body temperature sensor and a more rugged model. See more stories on Insider's business page. Apple is getting closer to adding a glucose monitor to future Watch models, Bloomberg reported Monday. The company has been working on such a blood sugar sensor for ...
Tags: Apple, Google, News, Trends, Bloomberg, Smartwatches, Retail, Apple Watch, Garmin, Apple Apple, Tech Insider, Instead Apple, Katie Canales, Casio Sources


Bloomberg: Apple Watch Series 7 to Feature Thinner Screen Bezels, Faster Processor, and Updated Ultra Wideband Tech

This year's Apple Watch Series 7 is likely to have thinner display bezels and use a new lamination technique that brings the display closer to the front cover, according to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman. From the report: The Cupertino, California-based tech giant is planning to refresh the line this year -- with a model likely dubbed the Apple Watch Series 7 -- by adding a faster processor, improved wireless connectivity and an updated screen, according to people with knowledge of the plans. For...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, Apple Watch, Mark Gurman, Wwdc, Bloomberg.com, Cupertino California, Gurman, Apple Watch SE


The Apple Watch wasn't always the king of smartwatches. Here's how it went from unpopular fashion accessory to conquer Fitbit and everyone else.

Tim Cook, Apple CEO, wears an Apple Watch on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, Calif. Lea Suzuki/The San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images The Apple Watch is the most popular smartwatch in the world, but that wasn't always the case. It struggled to win over customers when after launching in 2015 and lagged behind Fitbit. But Apple in 2016 redirected its focus on fitness instead of fashion and sales started pouring in. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Apple Watch ha...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Wearables, Cook, News, Smartwatch, Trends, Tim Cook, Retail, Apple Watch, Fitbit, Cnbc, Strategy Analytics, Tag Heuer, Tech Companies


Apple announces its 2021 Apple Design Award winners

Apple incorporated the announcement of this year’s Apple Design Award winners into its virtual Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) online event, instead of waiting until the event had wrapped, like last year. Ahead of WWDC, Apple previewed the finalists, whose apps and games showcased a combination of technical achievement, design and ingenuity. This evening, Apple announced the winners across six new award categories. In each category, Apple selected one app and one game as the winner. In the...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Google, Gaming, Apps, Games, India, Awards, Tech, Companies, United States, Computing, Belgium, Belarus, Denmark, Apple Watch


Apple’s latest accessibility features are for those with limb and vocal differences

Apple announced a batch of accessibility features at WWDC 2021 that cover a wide variety of needs, among them a few for people who can’t touch or speak to their devices in the ordinary way. With Assistive Touch, Sound Control, and other improvements, these folks have new options for interacting with an iPhone or Apple Watch. We covered Assistive Touch when it was first announced, but recently got a few more details. This feature lets anyone with an Apple Watch operate it with one hand by means o...
Tags: Apple, TC, Gadgets, Mobile, Apps, Wearables, Tech, Accessibility, Apple Watch, Fortnite, WWDC 2021


Apple Accidentally Leaks Fitness+ Audio Meditations for Apple Watch

Apple is looking to add Fitness+ Audio Meditations to the Mindfulness Apple Watch app, according to a now-removed image from WWDC. Apple's Platforms State of the Union video featured a brief image of a collection of devices running the company's various new operating systems, and the Apple Watch in that image showed the Mindfulness app with a Fitness+ Audio Meditations feature. Apple has now attempted to hide its plans for Fitness+ Audio Meditations by uploading a wholly new Platforms State ...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch, Breathe, Walk, watchOS, Apple Fitness, Apple Watch SE, Apple Fitness Plus, Platforms State of the Union, Union Apple


Deals: Amazon Takes $70 Off Apple Watch Series 6 in (Product)RED, Starting at $329 for 40mm

Amazon continues to offer a pair of deals on the Apple Watch Series 6, which we first began tracking over the Memorial Day weekend. This time around, we're also noticing matching prices at B&H Photo and Best Buy. You can get the 40mm GPS Apple Watch Series 6 for $329.00, down from $399.00, in the (Product)RED color option. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Deals, Apple Watch, Besides Amazon


Facebook Working on Smart Watch With Detachable Display and Two Built-In Cameras

Facebook has been working on a new smart watch for the last several months, and The Verge today unveiled new details about the device, which will compete with the Apple Watch. The Facebook smart watch will have a detachable display with two built-in cameras for taking pictures and videos to share on Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp. A camera on the front of the watch's display will be available for video calls, while a 1080p camera at the back can be used for capturing photos when the watch...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Apple Watch, Facebook Instagram, Facebook Working


Apple Planning Activity Challenge for International Day of Yoga on June 21

International Day of Yoga takes place on Monday, June 21, and Apple is celebrating with a new Activity Challenge that will let Apple Watch users earn a new yoga badge and a set of animated yoga stickers. Earn this award inspired by the International Day of Yoga. On June 21, do a yoga workout of 20 minutes or more. Record your time with any app that adds workouts to Health.To earn the award, Apple Watch users will need to complete a yoga workout that lasts for 20 minutes or more on June 21. The ...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch, Activity Challenge


Apple Really Wants You to Think of the Apple Watch as a 'Must-Have' Accessory

One of the best things about iOS 14.5 was it introduced the “Unlock with Apple Watch” feature—a clever solution to masks mucking up FaceID in the pandemic. Now as folks begin digging through the iOS 15 developer beta, it looks like Apple’s planning on expanding this feature to Siri. Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Science, Siri, Smartphones, Computing, Apple Watch, Operating Systems, watchOS, Homekit, Apple Inc, Smart Speakers, Siri Read, Ios 14, Mobile Operating Systems


Unreleased 'World Timer' Watch Face Featured in WWDC Session

Apple's watchOS 8 updates often come with new watch faces, but this year, Apple only announced a single watch face for Portrait Mode photos. There may be another in the works, however, as an unreleased "World Timer" watch face was spotted in a UIKit developer session. There were no details provided on this watch face, and it was accidentally pictured in a slide with multiple other iPhone screenshots. The analog watch face has a world map with a 24-hour clock that has the names of major citie...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch, Duraid Abdul


Apple is finding more ways to keep you glued to the iPhone with iOS 15

Apple's iOS 15 update brings new features like digital IDs to Apple Wallet. Apple Apple is turning the iPhone into a replacement for our keys, wallet, and state IDs with iOS 15. The move has the potential to make our iPhones feel more essential than ever. It's another way to dissuade iPhone owners from switching to Android. See more stories on Insider's business page. The iPhone's appeal is about much more than just the iPhone. It's about the Apple Watch, AirPods, the ...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Trends, Siri, Tech, Smartphones, Analysis, United States, Tim Cook, Apple Watch, Facetime, Epic Games, Google Apple, Apple Wallet, Apple Amazon Facebook, Safari Apple


watchOS 8 for Apple Watch brings Photos improvements, mindfulness features, multiple timers, more

Apple is previewing watchOS 8 for Apple Watch at WWDC 2021. Here’s what’s new: First up is a new version of the Breathe app, now called...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch


Apple Announces Range of New Home Features for HomePod Mini, Apple TV, and Apple Watch

Apple today announced a range of new smart home features for HomePod mini, Apple TV, and Apple Watch, as well as third-party Siri integration on accessories for the first time. HomePod now supports commands for ‌Apple TV‌. SharePlay now works with ‌Apple TV‌, and tvOS now features a Shared With You row. There is a new For All of You row in the TV app to recommend shows and movies suitable for all users on the device. HomeKit accessory makers can now integrate ‌Siri‌ voice control for the fir...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, Siri, Rumors, Apple Watch, HomePod, Siri zwnj


Apple Bringing New Portrait Mode Photo Watch Face to watchOS 8

In watchOS 8, Apple has redesigned the Photos watch face on Apple Watch, adding a special layout that generates a more depth-like, layered look when viewing Portrait Mode pictures. When viewing photos shot in Portrait Mode on iPhone, the new ‌Photos‌ watch face can generate an animated three-dimensional effect, activated by turning the Digital Crown on Apple Watch. More to follow... Related Roundups: WWDC 2021, watchOS 7 Related Forums: Apple, Inc and Tech Industry, iOS, Mac, tvOS, watchOS ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Apple Watch, watchOS, Wwdc, Apple Inc, New Banner (Featured


Here's Everything Coming to Your Apple Watch in watchOS 8 This Fall

The best part of Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference is getting a sneak peek into all the new features Apple’s got planned for its product lineup. In the case of the Apple Watch, today’s keynote gave us a look at all the updates coming later this fall—and maybe a few hints at what Apple’s got in mind for the…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Health, Science, Fitness, Software, Computing, Apple Watch, Wearable Devices, watchOS, Bernie Sanders, Apple Music, Apple Inc, Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, Technology Internet, Health Software


Apple Seeds First Beta of watchOS 8 to Developers

In addition to seeding the first betas of iOS 15, iPadOS 15, tvOS 15, and macOS 12, Apple has also seeded the first beta of the watchOS 8 update to developers for testing purposes. To install watchOS 8, developers will need to download the configuration profile from the Apple Developer Center. Once installed, watchOS 8 can be downloaded through the dedicated Apple Watch app on the iPhone by going to General > Software update. To update to new software, an Apple Watch needs to have 50 percen...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch


Apple Opens Up Siri to Work With Third-Party Smart Home Devices

As part of its Worldwide Developers Conference keynote, Apple announced it’s finally opening up its Siri digital assistant to work with third-party smart home devices. The news came as part of a batch of new features for the smart home, including a new ability to watch TV with friends and a way to use an Apple HomePod…Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Science, Siri, Apple TV, Software, Home Automation, Computing, Apple Watch, Homekit, Ecobee, Apple Music, Alexa, Apple Inc, Smart Speakers


Fossil Will Launch a Premium Smartwatch That Runs on Google’s New Wear OS in the Fall

Fossil, the biggest Wear OS wearables maker, is planning to launch a new, premium Gen 6 smartwatch this fall that will run on Google’s revamped operating system for the devices. Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Technology, Samsung, Smartwatches, Computing, Apple Watch, Wearable Devices, Apple Inc, Fossil Group, Greg McKelvey, Personal Digital Assistants, Wear OS, Wearable Computers, Mobile Computers, Humancomputer Interaction


App Store Leaks Unannounced Apple 'Mind' App, Suggests Tips and Contacts Coming to watchOS 8 at WWDC

Less than 48 hours away from the start of WWDC, a new App Store leak suggests that Apple plans to announce a brand new "Mind" app across its different platforms, as well as the introduction of the standalone Tips and Contacts app for Apple Watch, presumably as part of the watchOS 8 update. The leak comes at the courtesy of developer Khaos Tian, who noticed that Apple accidentally updated the ‌App Store‌ manifest with new app ID bundle identifiers. The findings reference "com.apple.NanoTips" a...
Tags: Apple, Bloomberg, Apple Watch, App Store, Mark Gurman, Wwdc, Apple Inc, Apple Watch Apple, Khaos Tian


7 ways to listen to music on your Apple Watch

Looking to get the most out of your music and your Apple Watch? The do-it-all wearable supports a number of excellent music streaming services. Here are seven.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, Spotify, Music, Trends, Pandora, Apple Watch, Tidal, Apple Music, Deezer


The best Apple deals we expect on Prime Day 2021 - save on AirPods, MacBooks, and iPad Mini

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 will be held on June 21 and 22. Over the two-day period, the sales event will offer tons of deals on a variety of tech products.Apple deals are no exception and we look forward to seeing what savings are in store for this year's event. A few new Apple devices, like the AirTags and AirPods Max, weren't available during last year's...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Deals, Ipad, Trends, Siri, Tech Deals, Live, Gps, Apple Watch, MacBook Air, Ipad Pro, iPad Air, Macbook Pro, Amazon Prime Day



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