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.
Apple Watch: Release Date, Features & News
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.
As we near the expected September announcement of different products, including a new Apple Watch, rumors regarding the upcoming wearable are starting to pick up steam.
While the lion’s share of attention for new products from Apple is geared towards the oft-rumored iPhone 8, the next model in the Apple Watch family is starting to see its fair share, too.
In September of last year, it was reported that Apple and insurance company Aetna were working on subsidizing the cost of an Apple Watch for insurance customers, and also handing out wearables to the company’s employees.
Along with dropping the fifth beta of iOS 11, tvOS 11, and macOS Sierra, Apple also released the fifth beta of watchOS 3. The latest beta comes just a couple of weeks after the fourth beta was released by the Cupertino company.