Tattoos causing Apple Watch wrist detection issues some owners claim

Tattoos causing Apple Watch wrist detection issues some owners claim

The Apple Watch is an advanced piece of technology, with a plethora of sensors and features, For some early adopters, though, an issue is beginning to rear its head.

Get Custom Notifications with the Dotti Pixel-Art Smart Light [Deals Hub]

Get Custom Notifications with the Dotti Pixel-Art Smart Light [Deals Hub]

You’re used to seeing your notifications on your phone, but when your device isn’t on you or you aren’t looking at the screen, it’s nice to have a way to see what you might be missing. The Dotti Pixel-Art Smart Light gives you a visual for when you aren’t checking your screen, and you can get it on sale from the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

Samsung Galaxy S6 beats iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in DxOMark’s mobile camera shootout

Samsung Galaxy S6 beats iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in DxOMark’s mobile camera shootout

According to “mobile industry standard tests” conducted by DxOMark Mobile, the 16Mp shooter on the Samsung Galaxy S6 is better than that of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. 

Apple sold more iPhones in China than it did in the US in Q2, 2015

Apple sold more iPhones in China than it did in the US in Q2, 2015

In recent times, China has become an increasingly important market for Apple, which is evident from the company’s rapid retail expansion plans there. Many analyst and pundits had predicted that China will soon overtake United States in terms of iPhone sales for Apple sooner or later.

Only 20% of iPhone users have upgraded to an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus

Only 20% of iPhone users have upgraded to an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have become Apple’s fastest-selling smartphones to date, but if you expect that momentum to slow down anytime soon, think again. Only 20% of active iPhone users have upgraded to one of the new devices so far, leaving plenty of room for more growth.

Apple Watch’s sapphire crystal is just as good as that used on traditional watches

Apple Watch’s sapphire crystal is just as good as that used on traditional watches

We know the Apple Watch uses a sapphire crystal display, but is its sapphire as good as that used on traditional high-end timepieces? Some say it can’t be due to Apple’s unique manufacturing process, but a new test from Lewis Hilsenteger of Unbox Therapy proves otherwise.

Apple is ‘working hard’ on increasing the Apple Watch supply to meet demand

Apple is ‘working hard’ on increasing the Apple Watch supply to meet demand

While Apple did not reveal any numbers about how many Apple Watch units it has sold at its Q2, 2015 earnings call earlier today, its CEO did reveal that there is a demand-supply imbalance for the smartwatch, which the company is trying to solve.

Tim Cook says component cost breakdown of Apple products are nowhere ‘close to being accurate’

Tim Cook says component cost breakdown of Apple products are nowhere ‘close to being accurate’

At the Q2, 2015 earnings call today, Tim Cook said that the cost breakdown of various Apple products published by analyst firms are wildly inaccurate. 

Apple aiming for late June to begin selling Apple Watch in additional countries

Apple aiming for late June to begin selling Apple Watch in additional countries

The Apple Watch launched in several different countries to start, but there are several left off the list. Now, Cook has revealed when that list should expand.

Apple’s App Store remains ‘incredibly popular’ as it sees record performance in Q2 2015

Apple’s App Store remains ‘incredibly popular’ as it sees record performance in Q2 2015

The App Store has become a juggernaut of its own within the Apple ecosystem, and according to Apple the focus on the digital storefront remains strong.