Apple Watch: Release Date, Features & News

Spring 2017 Collection of Apple Watch Bands Launched

Spring 2017 Collection of Apple Watch Bands Launched

Apple today introduced its latest lineup of bands for the Apple Watch featuring bright new colors and materials. The new collection also includes a standalone Nike Sport Bands, Woven Nylon band with a wide stripe, and more.

‘Pokémon Yellow’ Arrives on the Apple Watch

‘Pokémon Yellow’ Arrives on the Apple Watch

Getting some games to run on things they certainly weren’t initially meant to is a pastime of many developers. Doom is usually the go-to option.

Possible Apple Watch Band Spring Refresh Incoming as Most Models Are Marked as ‘Sold Out’

Possible Apple Watch Band Spring Refresh Incoming as Most Models Are Marked as ‘Sold Out’

If you head over to Apple’s online store, you will notice that many of the Apple Watch Series 2 bundle with different watch band are out of stock and listed as “Sold Out”. The shortage likely hints to an upcoming Spring refresh of the bands from Apple. After all, it has been over five months since Apple last launched new band options for its smartwatch.

Apple Releases New 15-Second Ad for Apple Watch Series 2

Apple Releases New 15-Second Ad for Apple Watch Series 2

Apple today released a new ad for the Apple Watch Series 2 titled ‘Close Your Rings – Catch, Swim, Play.’ As the title suggests, the 15-second ad is all about Apple Watch Series 2 owners closing the rings in the Activity app through various exercises.

Apple Estimated To Have Shipped 5.2 Million Apple Watch Units in Q4, 2016

Apple Estimated To Have Shipped 5.2 Million Apple Watch Units in Q4, 2016

When Apple posted its Q4, 2016 earnings yesterday, it noted that the Apple Watch broke new ground with record revenue and the company just could not make enough of the wearables to keep up with the demand. While Apple did not reveal any sales number for the Apple Watch, Strategy Analytics puts the number at an estimated 5.2 million units.

Apple Watch breaks new ground with record revenue in Q1 2017

Apple Watch breaks new ground with record revenue in Q1 2017

Apple’s Watch wearable was popular this holiday season, confirmed CEO Tim Cook during the company’s Q1 2017 earnings conference call. Cook said that demand for the Apple Watch was “so strong” that Apple “couldn’t make enough” of the wearable during the end-of-the-year gift-giving months. Apple doesn’t break out Watch sales in its earnings report, but Cook did confirm the Apple Watch set all time unit and revenue records in the quarter.

Apple Watch is Getting ‘Theater Mode’ in watchOS 3.2

Apple Watch is Getting ‘Theater Mode’ in watchOS 3.2

While it was initially rumored that iOS 10.3 would be getting a new “Theater Mode” feature, it turns out it will be Apple’s wearable outfitted with the new feature.

Apple Patents Modular Band Links to Expand Apple Watch Functionality

Apple Patents Modular Band Links to Expand Apple Watch Functionality

The Apple Watch is a key device for Apple, so support, and expanding functionality to make the wearable more worthwhile is a priority.

Stanford University Offering 1,000 Apple Watch Units To Researchers to Bolster Healthcare

Stanford University Offering 1,000 Apple Watch Units To Researchers to Bolster Healthcare

The Stanford Center for Digital Health has announced a new research program which will offer up to $10,000 and 1,000 units of the Apple Watch to researchers focusing on healthcare.

The Apple Watch Looks Like an Original Mac in Elago’s W3 Charging Stand

The Apple Watch Looks Like an Original Mac in Elago’s W3 Charging Stand

There are a variety of different charging stands out there for the Apple Watch, and now there’s one out there that makes the wearable look like a classic Apple computer.