The second series of Apple Watch has been announced. It runs watchOS 3 and you can literally swim with it.
Like most water-resistant watches, the Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport and Apple Watch Edition are rated for 50 meters of ingress. With any device that has a speaker, this is where the main ingress concerns are as a speaker requires air to propagate sound. Apple has redesigned the speakers to push water out if any gets in. Swimmers also get two workout modes in Apple Health.
The Apple S2 system package includes a dual-core processor that’s 50 [...]
With Nike’s surprising decision to close down its wearable hardware division, at a time when the market is actually growing has generated a lo of speculation. We’ve heard some recent rumors of Nike’s Fuel system playing a key roll on Apple’s iWatch, and given the fact that both companies have been partners for years now, this could be the case. Whatever the case may be, Nike has opened its Fuel system to third party companies, and the company’s CEO has shed some light on what to expect.
In a recent interview with CNBC, Nike CEO Mark Parker has given [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Google’s roll in the Apple vs. Samsung trial, at least monetarily in favor of Samsung. Samsung follows as we get the first leaked photos of the Galaxy K. Then we talk about the Samsung Galaxy S5, and the user complaints on the camera software. Apple follows the news as we talk about how the iWatch could replace the iPod, and how Nike+ could be elemental to the iWatch. We end today’s show talking about the OnePlus One launch, and our thoughts on the phone.
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Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk bout some BlackBerry results along with the official divorce of Beats and HTC. Then we talk about Nokia smartphones getting hover interaction according to new patents. Google is next as an Open Project demo shows us how we can share our smartphone display with other monitors in an easy fashion. We then continue with the iPad 5 and some thickness changes according to leaks, aside from other leaks pointing to a gold iPad mini with Touch ID, but missing a more important feature. We end today’s show talking about iOS 7.0.2, and [...]