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Apple, Aetna, major hospital chains allegedly teaming up for customer discounts on Apple Watch

08/14/2017, 01:08 pm

Apple reportedly held a number of discussions with Aetna in the beginning of August to see how to best bring the Apple Watch to the 23 million customers of the insurer.

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Apple Watch app tracks viewer heart rate spikes during 'Game of Thrones'

08/11/2017, 02:08 pm

Fans of the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones are more excited by dialogue than by action scenes, according to a study by heart monitoring app Cardiogram of Apple Watch users.

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Overcast developer nixes standalone podcasts on Apple Watch, citing watchOS 4 changes

08/10/2017, 07:08 pm

Via a Thursday iPhone app update, support for playing podcasts directly on an Apple Watch -- through a feature called "Send to Watch" -- was removed from Overcast, something its developer blamed on changes coming with this fall's watchOS 4.

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Coach refreshes Apple Watch band lineup with six new models, stock reload of older bands

08/07/2017, 04:08 pm

Coach has updated its Apple Watch band collection for the fall, with six new combinations of colors and designs.

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'Apple Watch Series 3' rumored to boast all-new form factor [u]

08/04/2017, 05:08 pm

On the heels of news that Apple intends to release an LTE-equipped Apple Watch model later this year, a new rumor surfaced claiming the smartwatch line will receive its first design refresh since launch in 2015.

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Apple to launch cellular connected Apple Watch later this year, report says

08/04/2017, 04:08 pm

A report on Friday claims Apple is planning to release a version of Apple Watch this fall with an integrated cellular LTE chipset, allowing the device to connect to offsite servers without the help of iPhone.

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Estimates peg Apple Watch at third place in wearables with 2.8M units in June quarter

08/03/2017, 09:08 am

The Apple Watch's share of the global wearables market is on the rise, but still leaving the company behind rivals Xiaomi and Fitbit, according to research data published this week.

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Yoga & water polo among new activities coming to Apple Watch, latest code leak suggests [u]

08/02/2017, 04:08 pm

The built-in Workout app on the Apple Watch may soon gain many more activity types, such as yoga, wrestling, and water polo, according to the latest discovery in Apple's HomePod firmware. [Updated with corrected info]

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Latest HomePod firmware leak indicates skiing workouts coming to Apple Watch

08/01/2017, 11:08 am

Code strings unearthed from early HomePod firmware suggest that Apple is planning to add skiing to the Apple Watch's Workout app, presumably alongside this fall's watchOS 4.

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Further Apple HomePod firmware spelunking shows 1GB of RAM, 272x340 screen

07/31/2017, 04:07 pm

A deeper dive into the HomePod firmware that was briefly available over the weekend shows the A8-powered device will boast 1GB of RAM available and a 272-by-340 pixel screen, suggesting that rudimentary app support will be possible for the hardware in the future.

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Fitbit's Apple Watch competitor will offer third-party apps & 'app gallery' at launch - CEO

07/28/2017, 02:07 pm

Fitbit's first true smartwatch will launch with select third-party apps and an "app gallery," the company's CEO promised on Friday, trying to dispel earlier rumors.

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Apple manufacturer Quanta seen riding high on 'Apple Watch Series 3' coming this fall

07/25/2017, 01:07 pm

Regular Apple supplier Quanta Computer is likely to enjoy strong revenues in the second half of 2017, in part because of the third-generation Apple Watch, reports reaffirmed on Tuesday.

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Apple could provide Series 1 Apple Watch as replacement for original models requiring repairs

07/21/2017, 09:07 am

Owners of the first-generation Apple Watch could find they will be offered a newer model as a replacement if they take their timepiece in for repairs, with Apple said to have advised its retail stores and Authorized Service Providers that they can use Series 1 Apple Watch parts with the original model.

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Intel reportedly disbands wearables division as it focuses on AR

07/20/2017, 12:07 am

Intel has reportedly laid off the few employees working in its health wearables division, which includes fitness trackers and the Basis smartwatch, as the company refocuses on augmented reality.

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Apple releases third watchOS 4 beta to developers

07/13/2017, 07:07 pm

Three weeks after releasing the second beta version of its upcoming watchOS 4 operating system to developers, Apple on Thursday issued a third beta of the Apple Watch software for testing and evaluation.

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Apple extends free repairs for first-gen Apple Watch back covers to three years

07/11/2017, 11:07 am

Apple has quietly extended free repairs for separated back covers on the first-generation Apple Watch to three years, regardless of warranty coverage.

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Apple Watch latest target in Uniloc's quickly growing legal barrage against Apple

06/30/2017, 08:06 pm

Notorious non-practicing entity Uniloc continued its legal attack against Apple on Friday with a new filing claiming infringement of three related patents covering motion tracking, or more specifically technology applicable to fitness devices like Apple Watch.

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Apple Watch National Park celebration launches with Messages stickers for participants

06/30/2017, 12:06 pm

Apple has launched a celebration of America's national parks, with awards and stickers for Messages inspired by national parks for workout rewards.

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Apple donating some proceeds from Apple Watch Pride band to LGBTQ groups

06/22/2017, 11:06 am

Some of the money generated from the "Pride Edition" nylon band for the Apple Watch is going towards LBGTQ advocacy groups in the U.S. and abroad, Apple quietly announced this week.

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Wearables market may top 125M units in 2017, helped by Apple Watch

06/22/2017, 10:06 am

The global wearables market is likely to hit 125.5 million devices this year, according to new research data, with the Apple Watch's share getting a small boost from an unusually strong region -- the Middle East and Africa.

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