Workouts++ for Apple Watch delivers podcast playback, Siri integration, more

Workouts++ was released last year as an alternative to Apple’s own Workout app, offering a companion iOS application and more. Nearly a year later, developer David Smith has released version 2.0 of Workouts++, bringing all sorts of new features and changes… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple expands iPhone, iPad, & Apple Watch accessories w/ Pink Fuchsia cases, new Hermès band, more

Following the release of new Apple Watch bands and iPhone X cases earlier this week, Apple has added even more new accessories to its online store in time for holiday shopping. For iPad Pro users, there’s a new Leather Sleeve color choice and Apple Pencil Case color choice, while the Apple Watch adds a new Hermès band… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Tim Cook ranked fifth on Recode 100 list for AR, Apple Watch & strong social stances

Year-end rankings are starting to come in as we head into 2018, and as you would expect, Apple has appeared on a few so far. Recode this evening shared its Recode 100 list, ranking the top 100 executives in tech, media, and business for 2017. Coming in at the fifth spot is none other than Tim Cook… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple adds gift card compensation to Apple Watch recycling program

Apple first started accepting Apple Watch trade-ins last year, but only in the form of free recycling. Unlike other products, Apple didn’t offer users a gift card in exchange for their device. That changes today, however, as Apple is now offering a gift card to users who recycle an Apple Watch in working condition. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple releases new color choices for Apple Watch Sport Band & iPhone X Silicone Case

Apple today has released a few new color options for its ever-growing accessory lineup. The company quietly made the Apple Watch Sport band available in new color choices, while the color lineup for the iPhone X’s Silicone Case was also slightly expanded. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

KGI: Apple to adopt faster circuit board tech across Apple Watch & Mac lineups in 2018

Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities is today out with a new investor note, obtained by 9to5Mac. In the piece, Kuo breaks down how Apple is working to integrate faster and more versatile circuit boards across its product lineup come 2018… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This week’s top stories: What HomePod could have been, a new iPhone SE, and more

In this week’s top stories: The iPhone X and Apple Watch are named two of the best gadgets of the year, we dive deep into the best Black Friday deals, new details about the iMac Pro, what the HomePod could have been, and more. Read on for all of this week’s top stories.. more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple’s 2017 gift guide showcases the best iPhone, iPad, Mac, & Apple Watch accessories

As it does every year, Apple today has shared its 2017 holiday gift guide. This year’s gift guide highlights accessories for products across Apple’s lineup, including the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Mac… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

New study shows how Apple Watch can be used to detect sleep apnea & hypertension

The University of California San Francisco and Health startup Cardiogram have partnered together on another study aiming to provide details on just how well the Apple Watch is able to detect common health problems. This time around, the study focusses on sleep apnea and hypertension… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

New renders imagine iPhone X notch + bezel design coming to MacBook, iMac, iPad, more [Gallery]

The iPhone X goes up for pre-order this week with its all-new bezel and notch design, and now a fresh set of renders imagines if Apple brought that same design to its other products. From Curved.de, the renders showcase what the iMac, MacBook Pro, iPad, and Apple Watch could all look like in the future… more… SOURCE: 9to5Mac - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

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]