Analyst: Apple Watch Series 3 could be a ‘game changer’ for Apple’s wearable

Apple last month debuted the Apple Watch Series 3, bringing support for cellular connectivity to its wearable for the first time. Despite early reviews that highlighted some since-fixed connectivity issues, a new analyst note from GBH Insights says the Apple Watch Series 3 is a hit among consumers thus far… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch credited with helping detect lung blood clot that otherwise ‘would have been fatal’

Apple has long marketed the Apple Watch as a health device and today we’re seeing yet another instance of the device being put to good use. 28-year-old Apple Watch user James Green tweeted over the weekend that the “stupid lil wrist computer” saved his life. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This week’s top stories: iPhone X in the wild, the future of iPhone design, new betas & emoji, more

In this week’s top stories: Apple releases iOS 11.0.3 and iOS 11.1 beta 2, the iPhone X starts to pop up in the wild, Jony Ive offers details on the design future of the iPhone, a compelling case for a camera in the Apple Watch, and more. Read on for all of this week’s big stories… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Latest Piper Jaffray teen survey shows iPhone and Apple Watch continue to dominate

As it does towards the end of every year, Piper Jaffray today has released its Fall 2017 edition of “Taking Stock with Teens.” This survey aims to analyze what companies teen shoppers are most interested in, and every time, Apple is one of the top performers. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Arizona Diamondbacks coach fined for wearing Apple Watch in dugout

The saga of the Apple Watch in Major League Baseball continues this week. During the NL Wild Card game on Wednesday, cameras captured Diamondbacks coach Ariel Prieto wearing an “illegal electronic device in the dugout,” which turned out to be an Apple Watch. MLB then launched an investigation, as noted by CBS Sports. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This week’s top stories: New emoji coming to iOS, iPhone 8 camera tests, bug fix updates, and more

In this week’s top stories: Apple releases iOS 11.0.2 with an important fix for iPhone 8 users, a patent describes how Apple Watch could be used for measuring blood pressure, a macOS High Sierra supplemental update, and more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest stories more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple releases watchOS 4.0.1 w/ fix for LTE connectivity issues on Apple Watch Series 3

Apple today has released watchOS 4.0.1 to Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular users. The update comes two weeks following the release of watchOS 4. The update is available now to Apple Watch users and specifically contains a fix for cellular Series 3 models… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Nike+ Run Club adds Audio Guided Runs, elevation support for Apple Watch-only workouts, more

Nike today has unveiled a major update to the Nike+ Run Club app for iPhone and Apple Watch. The update, highlighted during Apple’s September keynote, brings new features such as Audio Guided Runs, Activity History, and much more. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Should Twitter bring the timeline back to Apple Watch? [Poll]

Earlier today, Apple Watch users noticed that Twitter had seemingly killed off its Apple Watch app with a silent update to the iOS client. Given the release of the cellular Apple Watch, many had hoped developers would have a renewed interest in Apple Watch apps, but this doesn’t seem to be the case for Twitter… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This week’s top stories: iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4K reviews, iOS 11 is here, and more

In this week’s top stories: The iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4K are now available and we go hands-on with it all, Apple officially release iOS 11, the iPhone X launch looms, and much more. Read on for it all… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

First iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4K preorders now arriving around the world

As the clock turns to Friday, September 22nd around the globe, people are slowly starting to receive their new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4K devices. As is always the case with Apple preorders, customers in Australia and New Zealand are the first to receive their preordered devices… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Boston Red Sox now said to have used a Fitbit in elaborate sign stealing ploy, not Apple Watch

Earlier this month, a detailed report described an elaborate, Apple Watch-based scheme set up by the Boston Red Sox to steal signs in numerous games. Now, however, Boston Globe reporter Nick Cafardo says it wasn’t actually an Apple Watch, but rather a Fitbit device… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple stops selling Pride Edition Apple Watch band, but here are some alternatives

Apple has recently stopped selling the Pride Edition Woven Nylon band for Apple Watch after originally releasing it to the public back in June. Apple said at the time that the Pride Edition band would have limited availability, but there are some solid alternatives on Amazon if you missed out on Apple’s official offering… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This week’s top stories: iPhone 8 / X details, new Apple TV & Apple Watch Series 3, Steve Jobs Theater, more

In this week’s top stories: Apple officially unveils the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4K, an onstage gaffe casts a shadow on Face ID’s first demo, iPhone X pricing and availability concerns, and more… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

First iPhone 8 and Apple Watch Series 3 orders now ‘preparing to ship’ from Apple

Apple made the iPhone 8 and Apple Watch Series 3 available for preorder just yesterday, but the first orders are already preparing to ship. Customers have noticed their orders change from processing to “Preparing to ship” ahead of the September 22nd arrival date… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

New Apple Watch Series 3 ad touts Apple Music on the go with LTE connectivity [Video]

Along with other videos it shared during Tuesday’s event, Apple today has uploaded an Apple Watch Series 3 advertisement to its YouTube channel. The video – which comes in at 1 minute long – highlights the LTE capabilities of Apple Watch Series 3, including support for Apple Music… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Hands-on: The new Apple Watch Series 3 w/ LTE, performance improvements, and more [Video]

Apple this week officially unveiled its new Apple Watch Series 3, brining a host of changes to the device. Following Apple’s special event, we got the opportunity to go hands-on with some of the announcements. Head below for our look at the new Apple Watch Series 3… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 8, Apple TV 4K, and Apple Watch Series 3 now available for preorder with Sept. 22 arrival

Six hours after originally taking its online store down, Apple has now made the iPhone 8, Apple TV 4K, and Apple Watch Series 3 available for preorder. All three devices can be purchased via the Apple Online Store with the earliest arrival date being September 22nd, but that varies by SKU… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple shares Apple Watch LTE battery stats: 1hr talk time, 4hr GPS + LTE workout, more

Following the announcement of the LTE Apple Watch earlier today, Apple is sharing more detailed information on battery life. While it still touts that the Apple Watch Series 3 gets 18 hours of battery life, there are some contingencies to that when LTE is in use… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Roundup: Everything Apple announced today at its iPhone X event

It’s easy to get overwhelmed on iPhone event day, especially one as jam-packed as today. After months of rumors, Tim Cook and his fellow Apple executives took to the stage at Steve Jobs Theater to unveil a trio of new iPhones, a new Apple Watch, a new 4K Apple TV, and more. Read on for a full roundup of it all… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Report: Apple working w/ Stanford to test using Apple Watch for detecting heart problems

Just earlier today, Tim Cook talked up Apple’s health products, saying the company focuses on a lot more than just profit. Now, CNBC reports Apple is working with Stanford and American Well to test using Apple Watch to detect heart problems… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Discover prematurely updates its website w/ references to ‘iPhone X Edition,’ new iPod touch, more

Discover this evening briefly updated its “Deals” website to reflect the release of the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X Edition, Apple Watch Series 3, iPod Touch (7th Generation), and Apple TV (2017). While it’s completely possible that Discover doesn’t have any inside information here, this move is the latest in a long list of corroboration about what Apple has in store for tomorrow… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]