Arizona Diamondbacks coach Ariel Prieto has been fined by the Major League Baseball for wearing an Apple Watch in the dugout during the Wednesday night game against Colorado Rockies. The MLB rule bans the players and coach from wearing or using any electronic device.
Apple Watch: Release Date, Features & News
If there’s one thing everybody knows about Apple, it is that the company makes premium products. Barring a few offerings like the iPhone SE, the iPad 2017 or the MacBook Air, most other Apple products occupy the high-end spectrum of the category they are in.
Apple would have likely pushed out the Golden Master build of iOS 11 to developers next week after its September 12 event. However, the iOS 11 GM build has made its way into the hands of 9to5Mac digging into which has revealed the new LTE Apple Watch that Apple will be unveiling next week.
The Apple Watch can be used for a lot of good things, especially when it comes to fitness, but apparently one Major League Baseball team found a way to use the wearable for nefarious purposes.
It is no secret that Apple has a secret testing lab for the Apple Watch where the company works on refining the various algorithms used in the smartwatch for detecting various exercises. Apple had previously given ABC an inside look at this lab, and now ahead of the September 12 event from the company, it has once again given Men’s Health magazine a look at this lab.
Icons discovered in the latest iOS 11 beta hint at Apple bringing support for tracking new sporting activities to the Apple Watch. The new icons hint at the Apple Watch soon being able to track skipping rope, surfing, baseball, football, basketball, dancing, skiing, and bowling.
The flashlight on the iPhone is a life saver. Whether it’s looking for your seats in a dark theater (remember to put your Apple Watch in Theater mode!) or trying to find your way in your house when the lights are out. In watchOS 4, the Apple Watch also gets a flashlight feature.
Keeping your Apple Watch and its band clean is key to the longevity of both. It can prevent long-term damage and retain their comfort over time. This is especially important if you wear lotion, sunscreen, or work out with your Watch. Here are the steps to follow to clean both the Watch and the band.
With Apple expected to launch Apple Watch Series 3 later this year with LTE connectivity and improved battery life, analysts expect the smartwatch shipments to swell to 4.5 million units in Q4 of this year. Overall, analysts expect Apple to ship 15 million Apple Watch units this year.
A safe bet is that Apple is going to announce a new iPhone, or maybe three new iPhones, at an event in early September.