A California kitesurfer who was stranded off the coast of California has shared his experience with an Apple Watch, which helped him contact emergency responders. John Zilles was learning how to use a hydrofoil, a contraption used by kitesurfers to rise above the water. However, he quickly realized that he was quite a distance away from the shore.
Apple Watch 3
The Apple Watch Series 3, with built-in LTE or without, has been available for a bit of time now. And now Apple has detailed the battery life for its newest wearable.
If you have an Apple Watch Series 3, particularly the variant without built-in cellular connectivity, and have noticed stripes on the side of your display, you aren’t alone.
John Hancock recently announced it would be offering an Apple Watch Series 3 at a steep discount for its members that stay active.
A week after launching the Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE in China on China’s Unicom network, the LTE functionality of the watch was cut off in the region. The WSJ report claims that the feature was suspended by ChinaUnicom due to pressure from the government.
The Apple Watch Series 3 was announced back in September and went on sale soon after. For one analyst, the newest wearable from Apple is a pretty big success.
Back in August, Fitbit finally unveiled the smartwatch it has been working on for quite some time, officially calling it the Ionic.
After tearing their way through the inside of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, the iFixit team has posted their teardown of the Apple Watch Series 3. The latest wearable from Apple features the same form factor as the previous generation Apple Watch, though it does come with faster internals and LTE connectivity.
Ahead of the launch of the Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE, Apple conceded that the smartwatch was impacted by a bug that would not let the device connect to the cellular network after handing off from a Wi-Fi network.
It’s iPhone (8 and 8 Plus) launch day, which means that Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook, has stopped into an Apple retail site to see how things are going. Based on his reaction, he’s pretty pleased.