The concept of raising your arm for up to minutes at a time tapping and swiping away at things on a tiny screen might not be appealing to some people. But many Apple Watch owners would do it in a snowstorm without a second thought — it’d probably keep them warm, too. That and other insights have been brought out in a new raft of survey data from Wristly and study data from the University of Stockholm.Datasets
Wristly’s data is based on self-reported answers from 1450 respondents as automatic monitoring or usage logs are hard to come by.
Data from the white [...]
The world is full of malice, scheming, bugs and hacks. The surface topic that the public has gotten to know this summer was the Stagefright vulnerability on Android, now in a second form that has sadly gotten less attention.
The remedies for these sore points come in the form of patches and software updates that, like a bothersome child or a large public works project left to rot, get shirked off, ignored or shunned altogether. Carriers and OEMs would rather put the arm grease into something new rather than just maintenance. The end user — heck, some of us at Pocketnow — would [...]
A survey just published in peer-reviewed journal BMJ Innovations focuses on nurses’ and doctors’ usage of smartphones in five hospitals at a London NHS Trust. About 98 percent of doctors and 95 percent of nurses [...]