Apple Watch

Apple Watch Demand Higher Than Original iPhone Launch: Analyst

It’s not just Google Trends, but Morgan Stanley’s Alphawise Tracker also shows vanishing interest in the recently launched Apple Watch. However, demand for the wearable is still high: actually, five to six weeks after the launch, it’s 20% higher than it was for the original iPhone in 2007, according to Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty’s...

Apple Considers Chinese Tastes When Designing Products, Tim Cook Says

Apple is taking Chinese tastes into consideration when designing its products, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said in an interview with the Chinese language version of Bloomberg Businessweek. Actually, that shouldn't come as a surprise, since Greater China has emerged as the company's second-largest market. "The company considers details including colour palettes to suit local...

Apple Watch Sales Stand at 2.8 Million in the US: Report

Apple has sold roughly 2.8 million Apple Watch units as of mid-June in the US, according to data from Slice Intelligence, a research firm that studies email receipts from a database including more than 2 million online shoppers. But Apple Watch sales are just the tip of the iceberg, according to the study, which involved more than...

Apple Watch Reduces Time Spent on iPhone, App Developer Finds

The Apple Watch is changing the way users interact with their iPhones: It reduces the time they spend on the handset, Kevin Holesh has found after analyzing the iPhone usage patterns of Watch owners using an app he developed. Moment tracks how much users and their families use the iPhone or iPad. Before the Apple...

Apple Watch Stock Starts Arriving in Apple Stores: Report

Citing trusted sources, BGR reports that Apple Stores in the United States have begun receiving Apple Watch shipments for in-store sale. The aforementioned Apple Watch stock will likely be available for personal in-store pickup starting today or tomorrow, as the sources couldn’t tell if Apple will allow walk-in purchases as it does with the iPhone...

Interest in Apple Watch Lower than iPod: Analyst

Pacific Crest analyst Andy Hargreaves appears to be confident that Apple will meet his Apple Watch sales forecast of 11 million units by September 2015. But after comparing Apple Watch Google search volumes with those for the iPad and iPod, he fears that consumer interest in the device is vanishing. Actually, if you look at the...

$13,000 Apple Watch Edition Torture Test: Crushed by Magnets [VIDEO]

Okay, I was waiting for this to happen—the $13,000 CAD ($10,000 USD) Apple Watch Edition has faced a torture test, by none other than notorious Apple gadget destroyer, YouTube channel TechRax. Here, we see the 38mm yellow gold Apple Watch Edition get crushed by “2 powerful neodymium magnets equaling to 650 pounds of force!” TechRax...

LG Said to Be Sole Supplier of Second-Generation Apple Watch Display

Apple and LG Display are said to be tightening their relationship: The supplier has allegedly received exclusive rights to manufacture the display panels for the next-generation Apple Watch, reports the Korean MK News (via GforGames). Citing sources familiar with Apple's plans, the newspaper claims Apple has "discarded its multi-vendor principle" for the sake of a...

Samsung Spokesman Lebron James Gives Apple Watches to Teammates

One of the most exciting NBA Finals in recents years has the underdog Cleveland Cavaliers against the Golden State warriors. The rise of the Cavaliers thanks to the return of James makes the series even better to watch. In a report by Northeast Ohio Media Group on Cleveland.com, it was reported James helped hype and...