Report claims Apple will launch iWatch with 1.3-inch and 1.5-inch flexible LG display in September

Report claims Apple will launch iWatch with 1.3-inch and 1.5-inch flexible LG display in September

A new report from Korean source Naver has reaffirmed that LG will be the sole supplier of the flexible display panels required for the rumored Apple iWatch. It is said that Apple found LG’s flexible displays to be suitable for the new wearable with the appropriate size, brightness as well as power consumption.

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iWatch’s expensive price-tag could be subsidized by insurance companies

iWatch’s expensive price-tag could be subsidized by insurance companies

According to a report from last week, the high-end iWatch model could cost “several thousand” dollars. The iWatch is Apple’s much-rumored wearable device that’ll be focused on health and fitness.

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Awesome iWatch Concept based on iOS 7

Awesome iWatch Concept based on iOS 7

Apple is widely expected to enter the hot wearables space with the launch of its iWatch smartwatch later this year.

We have seen quite a few iWatch concepts which have been inspired either by the traditional watch, Nike+Fuelband, and even the iPhone with flexible touchscreen display.

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iWatch to have ‘Fashionable Appearance’; may come in two Sizes, Top End to Cost ‘Several Thousand’ Dollars

iWatch to have ‘Fashionable Appearance’; may come in two Sizes, Top End to Cost ‘Several Thousand’ Dollars

In the latest product roadmap from KGI Securities (which are typically released on an annual basis), analyst Ming Chi Kuo gave his predictions for the forthcoming iWatch, and has revealed a lot of interesting tidbits about the Apple wearable that we haven’t heard up to this point.

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New report claims Apple will unveil iWatch in September

New report claims Apple will unveil iWatch in September

According to a report from Taiwanese Publication Digitimes, Apple is already receiving samples for flexible circuit boards from Flexium Interconnect, Zhen Ding Technology Holding and Career Technology for the upcoming iWatch. These companies specialize in making flexible PCBs.

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iWatch may include UV Light Exposure Sensor

iWatch may include UV Light Exposure Sensor

According to a research note from Barclays analyst Blayne Curtis, Apple’s rumored iWatch may include a UV light exposure sensor manufactured by Texas based Silicon Labs.

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Apple iWatch to launch in Q3 2014 [Report]

Apple iWatch to launch in Q3 2014 [Report]

According to supply chain sources, the Apple iWatch wearable device will break cover in Q3 2014. It is said that Quanta Computer will manufacture the device while TPK and Richtek Technology will supply sapphire touch panels and chips required for the device. The processor of the iWatch will be designed by Apple apparently with production outsourced to Samsung.

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Apple approaching Swiss watchmakers for partnership; tries to poach experts for iWatch project

Apple approaching Swiss watchmakers for partnership; tries to poach experts for iWatch project

Apple wants to partner with Swiss watchmakers for making the iWatch, according to a Financial Times report. While a partnership offer by Apple might be considered prestigious by some companies, Swiss watchmakers aren’t too keen on accepting the offer.

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Photos show quick pace of construction at Apple’s Arizona sapphire plant

Photos show quick pace of construction at Apple’s Arizona sapphire plant

New photos obtained by AppleInsider show that construction at Apple’s Arizona sapphire plant is moving quickly, with expansion to a nearby building possible as plans for the facility grow.

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Rumor hints at impending MacBook Air updates, slim 12-inch MacBook and late 2014 iWatch launch

Rumor hints at impending MacBook Air updates, slim 12-inch MacBook and late 2014 iWatch launch

A post on Weiphone.com and reported by MacRumors potentially sheds some light on upcoming changes to Apple’s MacBook notebook line as well as some details about the rumored iWatch. The poster has a track record of posting legitimate information, making these rumors more credible than other leaks.

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