Tagged: Apple Watch

This Apple Watch stand transforms your smartwatch into a Mac

 

Elago W3 Apple Watch stand

Apple Watch has been a sad gadget of late. To give it a slight memory refresh, Elago is selling an Apple Watch Stand that will make the watch look like a Mac from yesteryears. The stand dubbed Elago W3 is compatible with all Apple Watch 1 and 2 variants including the Sport and Edition. The stand is a simple device designed to allow you to charge your smartwatch. It comes with night stand mode and can be placed close to the bed to use functions such as alarm, reminders or occasion messaging. Read More…

5 Reasons why Apple Watch is doomed

Apple Watch 2

Apple Watch was one of the most anticipated gadget when it was initially released. They were literally flying off the shelves as Apple fanboys raced to the nearest store to get one for themselves. These days however, the sale of Apple Watch is plummeting rapidly, thanks to the availability of a slew of other better smartwatches in the market. Is the Apple’s smartwatch doomed, or is this just a slump they can recover from? For many, this is the beginning of the end for this wearable owing to these five main reasons.

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Wearable market in its prime – three best gadgets you should own right now

Smartwatches are selling like hot cakes

The world of wearable technology is expanding. Despite a shaky start and uncertainty surrounding the practical applications of smart devices small enough to fit on your wrist, the market is now experiencing a boom.  According to the latest predictions by CCS Insight, the wearable market will be worth a staggering $25 billion by 2019 with sales increasing from 84 million units to 245 million. Everything from fitness trackers and smartwatches to potential innovations in the virtual reality area are driving the market forward. Read More…

Apple WatchOS 3 update, here’s what you should know

 

WatchOS 3 update

Alongside the iOS 10, Apple released the much awaited WatchOS 3, latest version of the operating system developed especially for the Apple Watch. Besides other exciting features, the WatchOS 3 makes the Apple wearable faster than ever before. The new update lets you launch apps in one third the time possible in the previous version, this is because recent apps and favorites now stay in the native memory instead of being stored on the connected iPhone.   Read More…

Apple Watch Series 2 is a swim-proof smartwatch

Apple Watch Series 2

After much speculation and anticipation, Tim Cook finally got on stage at the Apple Event in San Francisco to announce the Apple Watch Series 2, along with the latest iPhone models and refreshing wireless AirPods. The air has been cleared on all the assumptions about this Apple smartwatch, and it is in-fact much better than its predecessor. However it borrows a lot from the first generation Apple Watch, including the square dial design and the funky crown for scrolling and zooming-in on details. Also, the watch casing is going to be available in aluminum, stainless steel and the exclusive white-colored ceramic model.
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7 reasons why Apple iPhone 5s is not obsolete

Apple iPhone 5s

New versions of popular gadgets hit the market more quickly than most of us can keep up with. Of course, the newest model is always the biggest, boldest, fastest option on the market, but wise users try to let their bank accounts air out between major purchases. It’s possible that the iPhone 5s could continue to meet your needs for a while longer, depending on how you use your phone.

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GoPower Watch portable magnetic charging dock powers Apple Watch wirelessly

If you are sick of the Apple Watch dying on you when you’re out camping or in a location where charging the watch is not possible; you definitely need the cordless GoPower Watch, portable magnetic charging dock developed by Kanex. The 2-in-1 charging solution allows you to place the Apple Watch flat on it and charge it wirelessly, and a USB port on board lets you plug in an iPhone and charge it simultaneously. The GoPower Watch features 4,000 mAh battery which can juice up your Apple Watch six times on a single charge. Read More…

Apple Watch 2 coming soon with GPS and enhanced performance

Apple watch 2 coming in late 2016

For all those waiting for the new and improved Apple Watch, Apple leaker and KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has essential news – Apple Watch 2 is for real and would be revealed in the second half of 2016. According to Kuo, who revealed Apple’s wearable timeline for the next six months, Apple is set to release two Watch models – one, existing Apple Watch with some updates; two, new model, Apple Watch 2 with more improved features. Read More…

All you need to know about Apple HomeKit

Apple HomeKit

Apple HomeKit is a technology from Apple company focused on streamlining home automation. Technology such as actuators for standing desk help lift the desk with just a button pushes such that it changes heights depending on how the user wants to work. Manufacturers such as Philips Hue Lights adopt HomeKit into their smart devices. Siri a single interface commands HomeKit-aided accessories that are safe and easy to control. A HomeKit-compatible application is used to set the home plus all rooms with appliances, then triggers and actions are used to control the accessories.

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Apple Watch hacked to run Windows 95 OS, nostalgia strikes!

Apple Watch running Windows 95 OS_2

Apple Watch might be more looks and style rather than functionality based smartwatch, but still the brand name keeps it alive. For that very reason, Apple Watch is popular accessory to adorn. Now a geek has managed to hack Apple Watch’s software and run Windows 95 operating system on it. Yes, developer Nick Lee has posted a video on Youtube and elaborated about this hack in a blog post, showing the method for doing so. Since, Apple Watch hardware specifications are much more than what is required to run the Windows 95 OS, Lee decided to give it a shot.
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