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You will soon no longer need an Apple Watch just to access the iOS Fitness app

The Apple Watch is great. It arguably is the best smartwatch in the market (I argue it isn't), but there's no denying that this is an incredibly popular product. There's a good chance that people who have an iPhone also have an Apple Watch, letting them access all of the fitness and workout features. But...

WatchOS 9 makes the Apple Watch an even more integral part of your health

The Apple Watch is an essential part of some people's lifestyles, and it's totally understandable why. It has a ton of useful features for organizing workouts and encouraging a healthier lifestyle, and that's a big deal for many people. It can also identify atrial fibrillation (AFib), a type of irregular heartbeat. Apple announced WatchOS 9...

Should I install the watchOS beta version on my Apple Watch?

The Apple Watch is an excellent device for fitness tracking and other non-health-centric features. It remains one of the best wearables available out there and continues to blow our minds with each annual upgrade. What makes solid hardware so great is rich software that utilizes the internals and makes the most out of their power...

How to switch from watchOS beta to the stable version on an Apple Watch

It can be very tempting to install watchOS beta on your Apple Watch. That's because it allows you to get your hands on features and changes that the general public still doesn't have access to. However, sometimes we regret the decisions we make and commitments we sign up for in life. And that's okay --...

Apple comes out with Pride 2022 Watch Faces and Bands

For the past few years, Apple has been introducing Pride watch faces and bands in mid-late May. The company usually makes the announcement on the week of May 17 -- The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHOT). This year, the Cupertino tech giant delayed their release by a week or so, but the...

The leaked flat Apple Watch from last year could become the Series 8

The Apple Watch is a great device for both fitness and non-health-related features. Every year, the company behind it continues to make tweaks to it. As a result, this wearable has evolved from a thick-bezeled device to a stylish luxury item that lives on our wrists. We've been hearing about the Cupertino tech giant's upcoming...

How to pair Bluetooth earphones to the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is one of the best fitness trackers out there. Even if you're not interested in the heath-related features, this wearable still can do a lot more than just that. For example, if your iPhone runs out of battery, you can still independently use your Apple Watch to listen to Spotify or Apple Music....

Why Jony Ive allegedly parted ways with Apple

Apple has had an impressive run since Tim Cook became CEO. The company has reached new heights, selling more iPhones, Macs, and Apple Watches year-over-year. The company has done what many thought was impossible - continue to grow. But at what cost? A new report details a day that would mark the end of an era...

Apple Watch Series 8 could feature body temperature monitoring

The Apple Watch is generally regarded as the best smartwatch option if you own an iOS device. Despite the Apple Watch Series 7 only being out for six months, rumors have been swirling since early 2022 about its successor, the Apple Watch Series 8. There have been reports that Apple would be focusing more on...

WWDC22 Wishlist: Features we want to see Apple introduce in iPadOS 16, watchOS 9, and macOS 13

The Worldwide Developers Conference  -- our favorite time of the year -- is inching closer! For many of us, it's more exciting than the actual iPhone event. Apple will be holding the main WWDC22 keynote on June 6. There's plenty to expect from this event and even more to wish for. The company will most...

Wristcam makes video calls a reality on your Apple Watch

If you own a Wristcam, you'll be happy to know that you can now make video calls from your Apple Watch. Unfortunately, this operation isn't performed using FaceTime. Instead, you'll have to rely on the Wristcam app, which means both parties will need to have the app installed in order to perform a video call....

How to download Spotify music onto your Apple Watch

Music is an important element of our daily lives. Whether we're going through unbearable heartbreaks never experienced before, celebrating moments of joy, or just winding down -- there's a music track that matches this particular mood. More notably, we tend to listen to energetic songs when we're exercising or commuting. Apple Music supports downloading tracks...