Apple Watch app HeartRate logged abnormal rates, may have saved a life

28-year-old James Green is living well with his Apple Watch and an app that was able to detect an abnormal resting heart rate. The post Apple Watch app HeartRate logged abnormal rates, may have saved a life appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

EFF Criticizes iOS 11’s ‘Misleading’ Bluetooth And WiFi Toggles

Imagine this: you’re at home and you flip the switch to turn off your lights, and while the switch is flipped to the off position and your lights appear to be off, they’re really not. Actually what’s happening is that they’re still secretly drawing power, it’s just that you don’t know about it, and the only way to truly turn them off is to turn them off in the mains.That’s kind of the situation with iOS 11’s Control Center controls for Bluetooth and WiFi. You might have heard how toggling them [Read Entire Story]

Apple Reportedly Allowed Uber To Record Your iPhone’s Screen

If you’re hoping for your app to be approved by either Apple or Google, there are quite a few strict guidelines you have to follow to ensure that your app does what it says it does. This is to prevent apps and developers from trying to do sneaky things like steal your personal information, but what if the company that’s supposed to safeguard you gives developers the greenlight?That seems to be the case with Apple and Uber. In a report from Gizmodo, they were told by security researchers that [Read Entire Story]

watchOS 4.0.1 nixes cellular connectivity issues on Apple Watch Series 3

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus had some key early issues tamped down with minor software updates. Now, it's the Apple Watch Series 3's turn. The post watchOS 4.0.1 nixes cellular connectivity issues on Apple Watch Series 3 appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Nike+ Run Club app update heralds arrival of Apple Watch 3 model

You don’t have a third gen Apple Watch yet and are still mulling over buying it. If you’re any type of sports buff and swear by Nike’s philosophy, then the athletic brand’s Nike+ app may have just given you a few reasons. The Nike+ Run Club app has just gotten a major feature boost and while many of those can … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The Apple Watch ‘story’ has merely begun, and sales are already estimated at 33 million overall

The best is yet to come for the Apple Watch family, according to a reputable analyst, with sales numbers thus far exceeding a remarkable 33 million. The post The Apple Watch ‘story’ has merely begun, and sales are already estimated at 33 million overall appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Fitbit smartwatch and wireless headphones release dates set

This week the Fitbit Iconic smartwatch and the Fitbit Flyer wireless headphones got their release details in order. The folks at Fitbit appear to be aiming to expand their fitness device empire beyond the fitness tracker business, moving to all manner of accessories (that just happen to do similar things). The Fitbit Iconic attempts to take the market where Apple … Continue reading SOURCE: SlashGear - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Another Major iOS 11 Update Coming This Fall

Another Major iOS 11 Update Coming This Fall is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Apple’s confirmed another iOS 11 update for the fall and if we’re lucky it’ll deliver more than person-to-person Apple Pay payments in Messages. The iOS 11.0 update is loaded with new features for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch though a few highly anticipated features are missing from the first official release. In June Apple confirmed a new Apple Pay feature that will let iOS 11 and [Read Entire Story]

How To Install Apple’s tvOS 11 And watchOS 4

Apple has just released to the public its latest software update of tvOS 11 for the Apple TV, and watchOS 4 for the Apple Watch. Apple’s latest software update for the Apple TV and the Apple Watch has brought some cool new features to enhance the user’s daily experience even more. The tvOS update will include these new features – Automatic Dark Mode, iCloud home screening syncing for multiple Apple TVs in your home, support for Amazon Prime Video and the update will allow users [Read Entire Story]

Apple Reveals A New Wireless Charger That Can Charge Multiple Devices At The Same Time

Apple seems to be hopping on the wireless charger bandwagon, by finally letting users charge their iPhones and other Apple accessories wirelessly, since they just gave a sneak peek of a new charging mat at their main event, that can charge multiple devices at once. Now this new mat called AirPower, appears to operate just like a Qi charger, which the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X all support. However, this particular mat is Apple owned, and of course will be able to support any Apple [Read Entire Story]

T-Mobile uncorks LTE speed limit for Apple Watch Series 3

The Apple Watch Series 3 will not have its LTE speeds capped at 512kbps, T-Mobile CEO John Legere tweeted out. But what about an unnecessary SIM fee? The post T-Mobile uncorks LTE speed limit for Apple Watch Series 3 appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Series 3 LTE Doesn’t Work With Prepaid Wireless Plans

Customers who want to purchase an LTE Apple Watch Series 3 model will need a postpaid plan to enable LTE connectivity, meaning it won't be available to those who use prepaid cellular plans. Prepaid plans are often more affordable, but don't support the number sharing features the Apple Watch Series 3 requires. On AT&T's website, for example, the company says Apple Watch Series 3 connectivity requires the NumberSync feature. NumberSync, which allows one phone number to be used for multiple [Read Entire Story]

You’re the only iPhone X we see | #PNWeekly 270

The Pocketnow Weekly Podcast is going to be about Apple. There's no getting around it. We have a new Apple Watch, an iPhone 8 and an iPhone X. Let's do it. The post You’re the only iPhone X we see | #PNWeekly 270 appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Verizon giving 3 months of free cellular service to Apple Watch Series 3 owners

AT&T and Verizon have proudly announced plan prices for the cellular Apple Watch while Sprint and T-Mobile, definitely carrying it, have yet to say. The post Verizon giving 3 months of free cellular service to Apple Watch Series 3 owners appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Everything You Need To Know About iOS 11: Release Date, Features & More

Apple is a few days away from hosting its big iPhone event at its new Steve Jobs Theater. While the company will unveil three new iPhones, an Apple Watch and an updated Apple TV, Apple will also release its new operating systems shortly afterward. It’s certain Apple will release its new operating systems, but the main question is, when? Many reports believe that Apple will release iOS 11 to the public on September 12 since the company usually makes the latest iOS version available the same [Read Entire Story]

Digital Summer “Wearables as a Lifestyle”

Last Friday, we co-hosted our Digital Summer event, an industry insiders version of our Digital Seasons series, at the Target Open House in San Francisco. We were happy to welcome great startup founders and executives, who showcased their latest innovation in wearable technology. Then, we picked their brains on how they manage to combine great technology with the latest fashion and design trends.The evening started with Stacy Marquardt, Marketing Lead, IoT, Target, who introduced us to the [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro leaked, looks like fitness band series remains alive

It's understandable why Samsung wouldn't call this a Gear Fit 3, but for swimmers, Spotify bingers and an unfamiliar crowd, this could make an impression. The post Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro leaked, looks like fitness band series remains alive appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

iOS 10.3.3: 7 Things to Do After You Download

iOS 10.3.3: 7 Things to Do After You Download is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. You’ve installed the iOS 10.3.3 update on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Now what? Today we want to run down some things to do, and some things not to do, after installing iOS 10.3.3 on your device. It took awhile but Apple’s finally replaced iOS 10.3.2 with a brand new iOS 10.3.3 update. iOS 10.3.3 is a simple maintenance update if you’re coming directly from iOS 10.3.2. Your version [Read Entire Story]

Apple Offers Free Redeem Codes for ‘Infltr’ Photo Editing App

Apple is offering users of its Apple Store app free redeem codes to download photo editing app Infltr. Usually $1.99, the acclaimed photo app for iPhone and iPad offers more than 7 million possible filters thanks to a sophisticated color gradient mapping algorithm, and lets users choose a filter before they take a picture or record video. Moving a finger in any direction over the screen causes the photo filter to change its hue, while double-tapping shuffles the filter for a random [Read Entire Story]

Will the Fitbit smartwatch ever launch? Was the Pebble acquisition all for naught?

The app store has reportedly been getting doubtful glances from third-party developers and even Spotify. Will Fitbit make it up by the fall? The post Will the Fitbit smartwatch ever launch? Was the Pebble acquisition all for naught? appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

9 Things to Do Before the Public iOS 11 Beta

9 Things to Do Before the Public iOS 11 Beta is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Unless we’re hit with a delay, we should see a public iOS 11 beta emerge for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch next week. And with a release on the horizon, we want to help first timers prepare for the public iOS 11 beta release date. In early June Apple released an iOS 11 beta for developers. The pre-release version of iOS 11 is exciting but it’s also extremely buggy. Apple’s promised a public [Read Entire Story]

5 Things to Know About the iOS 11 Update

5 Things to Know About the iOS 11 Update is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Apple’s next operating system is official and today we want to go over the most important things to know about the iOS 11 update, its release date, and the beta. This fall, Apple will replace iOS 10 with iOS 11. The company hasn’t confirmed a specific release date but rumors point to an iOS 11 release alongside a new iPhone 8. If you can’t wait that long, you can try out an early version of [Read Entire Story]