Castro podcast player updated with Apple Watch app, improvements to UI and AirPlay controls

While it may seem as though the Apple Watch app market is a bit stale, and declining, some developers are not giving up and are continuing to update and support their apps. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Coach unveils new designer Apple Watch bands for summer including leather ‘Saddle’ and ‘Denim’

Coach has today released a new lineup of designer Apple Watch bands in addition to offering some new colors for some existing bands. New for the summer include: Strap in Signature Canvas, Strap in Saddle, Strap in Denim, Strap with Prints, and more. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

50 Exciting Things You Can Do With the Apple Watch

50 Exciting Things You Can Do With the Apple Watch is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. The Apple Watch is a smartwatch that connects to your iPhone to deliver notifications and run apps. Also known as the iWatch or iPhone watch, there are many things the Apple Watch can do. Here are 46 of the most exciting things you can do with the Apple Watch. This is more than just an iPhone on your wrist. When you understand what you can do with the Apple Watch it becomes an amazing tool to help [Read Entire Story]

Could Gear S4 actually be Wear OS-powered Galaxy Watch?

It's been nigh on four years since the Gear Live launched. It was the first and only Samsung smartwatch to have Android Wear. The post Could Gear S4 actually be Wear OS-powered Galaxy Watch? appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Galaxy Watch Could Run Wear OS And Not Tizen

Samsung’s range of Galaxy smart watches run the company’s own Tizen OS, that could be about to change with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Watch. According to a recent report Samsung may be switching from Tizen to Google’s new Wear OS (formerly Android Wear) for the new Galaxy Watch. If Samsung does decide to […](Read More ...)The post Samsung Galaxy Watch Could Run Wear OS And Not Tizen appeared first on Geeky Gadgets. SOURCE: Geeky Gadgets - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Coach Unveils New Apple Watch Bands For The Summer

Just like what you’d expect from a fashion brand, Coach has released several different Apple Watch bands sometimes to coincide with the seasons. If you’re looking for a new Apple Watch band that you can wear this summer, you might be interested to learn that Coach has since unveiled some new options for their customers.This includes the strap with the Heart Applique for those who want a brighter and unique look, the strap in Signature Canvas for a more sombre look, and a strap offered in saddle [Read Entire Story]

LG To Showcase 77-inch Flexible, Transparent OLED At SID 2018

Displays are used in all sorts of gadgets these days, such as signboards, our monitors, laptops, smartphones, smartwatches, windows, and so on. However for the most part these displays are rigid which means that sometimes companies are forced to design around them.This is where flexible screens come into play and at SID 2018, LG will be showing off a 77-inch flexible and transparent OLED. According to LG, this prototype display will feature a UHD resolution with 40% transparency and can also be [Read Entire Story]

Galaxy Watch might be Samsung’s first Wear OS smartwatch

Is Samsung really turning over a new leaf and becoming a better-behaved Android manufacturer? Once the biggest cause of fragmentation, Samsung has admittedly been trying to better conform with standards and expectations while still remaining uniquely Samsung. Now that might extend even to its wearables with rumors of a new “Galaxy Watch” looming over the horizon. This, according to some … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Speculative Report Claims ‘Low-Priced’ HomePod Will Fall Under Beats Brand

A questionable new report from Apple's supply chain claims that the company's rumored "low-priced" version of the HomePod will be placed under the Beats by Dre brand instead of the expected Apple branding. The report comes from Chinese news site Sina, which also says the $199 speaker will have MediaTek as the supplier, a change from Apple's decision to give Inventec sole supplier duties on the first HomePod (via LoveiOS). Reports about a cheaper HomePod began appearing quickly after news [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Galaxy Watch reportedly going back to Android with Wear OS

Samsung is expected to announce their new smartwatch, the Gear S4 later this year. There are all kinds of rumors about it of course, but what people are not sure yet is to whether it will be running on the Korean OEM’s in-house Tizen OS or if they will come back to the Android Wear […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Stands (42mm or 38mm) w/ magnetic clasp from just $6 Prime shipped

Qrzly (97% positive in the last 12 months) via Amazon is offering its Apple Watch Stand (42mm or 38mm Series 1,2 & 3) in silver for $5.99 using code 62PROQNU or in gray for $6.99 using code 947WPKR8. Both of which ship free for Prime members or in orders over $25. Regularly $17 each, this is the best we have tracked and the lowest around on these particular stands. Ratings are thin here, but at $6, it’s worth a shot. More details below. more… . SOURCE: 9to5Toys - Read entire story [Read Entire Story]

Flipkart Apple Week Sale Offers Discounts on iPhone X, iPhone 7, iPads, and More Apple Devices

Flipkart Apple Week comes with discounts and offers on some iPhone models, Apple Watch, iPads, AirPods, and the MacBook range of laptops. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Summer Fest Starts May 22: Deals on Accessories, Speakers, Smartwatches, and More

The Samsung Summer sale will offer deals on smartphones, smartwatches, accessories, speakers, headphones, and more. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Fully-functional Dick Tracy Bluetooth Watch: It’s Time for Dick

Does anyone even know who Dick Tracy was anymore? Probably not, but they know his watch. Nick Mathis and his brother want to make that watch a reality. So they’re looking for 5,000 people interested in an officially licensed, Bluetooth enabled replica of Dick Tracy’s watch that can make and receive calls. Oh, and it will also tell the time with an analog timepiece. I like the retro style. It’s a watch on top and a speaker on the bottom. It’s like my grandparents are [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch: How to set photo as watch face

Whether you’re new to Apple Watch or just haven’t used your photos to create watch faces, it’s easy and fun to do. Follow along for a few ways to make your some of your own with personal memories. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Hands-on: Nano brings the full Reddit experience to Apple Watch [Giveaway]

While many developers are now ditching Apple Watch support for its user base, some smaller developers are looking to get on board and adopt the platform. For Apple Watch, one notable omission has been Reddit Apple Watch clients. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Smartphone Accessories: iOttie One Touch Qi Car Charger Mount $41, more

Amazon currently offers the iOttie Easy One Touch Qi Car Charger Mount for $40.96 shipped. Normally $50, this is the second-best price we’ve tracked outside of scarce drops down to $35. If you plan to travel this summer, keeping your phone charged while on the road is a must. This car mount will easily do that without wires and help alleviate any hassle you might have with plugging and unplugging your phone while on the road. Rated 3.8/5 stars from hundreds. More smartphone [Read Entire Story]

Jumping out of a virtual plane is perfect for those who can’t or won’t skydive IRL

I've never quite got round to throwing myself out of a plane. Somehow, I wake up every day and find something marginally less terrifying to do with my waking hours and here we are. Jumping out of a virtual plane while floating three feet from the ground and being held by someone standing up, however? That I can get behind. Which is how I ended up at iFly's new VR experience near Universal Studios in LA this week, dressed in a jump suit, strapped into a Samsung Gear, and floating over Hawaii [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch: How to activate and manage Cellular Data

The flagship feature of the Series 3 Apple Watch is being able to connect to LTE when out of range of your iPhone. To help ease customers into the experience, it offers a 3 month free trial for most carriers. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

9to5Toys Last Call: UE BOOM 2 $87, Nomad Apple Watch/iPhone Charger $40, Otterbox iPhone 8 Plus Case $20, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Bands in Spring Collection Begin to Dwindle in Availability

If you want an Apple Watch band in Lemonade, Denim Blue, or Red Raspberry, you may want to place your order sooner rather than later. A handful of Apple Watch bands in the limited time Spring Collection are beginning to face limited to no availability through Apple's online store in select countries, nearly two months after they were first released. At least some of the bands remain available at select Apple retail stores for walk-in purchases. Bands listed as "currently unavailable" via [Read Entire Story]