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How to install watchOS 2 on your Apple Watch the right way

<i>Update: Apple has delayed deployment of watchOS 2, possibly for a day or more, after discovering a bug that’s taking longer to fix than expected.</i><p>Are you ready? It’s finally time to update your Apple Watch to watchOS 2. The software upgrade will let you run third-party apps right on the Watch …

10 New Features Coming to Apple Watch

Apple today showed off an update to Apple Watch software, dubbed watchOS 2, that will arrive this fall.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we …

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Don't Break Up With Apple Watch Just Yet

While I respect people's decision to give up on their Apple Watch, I do believe it is very short-sighted.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we …

watchOS 2 + iOS 9 apps begin hitting the App Store ahead of tomorrow’s release [Updated]

With both iOS 9 and watchOS 2 set to be released tomorrow, Apple has already started releasing third-party app updates that take advantage of the new features in each software update. watchOS 2 for Apple Watch introduces native apps that run faster and have access to sensors, and iOS 9 introduces …

Apple delays watchOS 2 release due to critical bug

Apple has reportedly discovered a critical flaw in watchOS 2 and decided to withhold the update to fix it, pushing back today’s scheduled release. The issue may remind users of a similar predicament with HealthKit applications at the launch of iOS 8 last year.<p>Apple has not yet officially announced …

All-week Apple Watch battery life could be possible due to MIT breakthrough

Despite many theoretical improvement, lithium ion batteries remain a very slowly progressing technology. Moore’s Law keeps on helping our gadgets better at conserving batteries, but the batteries themselves aren’t keeping pace with Moore’s Law when it comes to increasing capacity.<p>But a new …

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Apple Seeds Fifth WatchOS 2 Beta to Developers

Apple today seeded the fifth watchOS 2 beta to developers for testing purposes, more than two weeks after seeding the fourth watchOS 2 beta and nearly two months after announcing the new operating system update at its 2015 Worldwide Developers Conference.<p>watchOS 2 requires the iOS 9 beta to be …

Microsoft's Outlook email app arrives on the Apple Watch

Microsoft has been a strong supporter of the Apple Watch, and that's continuing today with the release of Outlook for Apple Watch. If you have been using the Outlook email app for iOS then it already works relatively well with the Apple Watch, but the latest update makes it easier to see full …

Digital Technology Is A Game Changer For Education Worldwide

When you listen to experts in the field, it is easy to conclude that digital technology is transforming education as much as Johannes Gutenberg’s …

Microsoft brings Outlook and Translator to your smartwatch

Microsoft has just released a bunch of productivity apps for wearable devices -- nope, not for the Band, but for Android Wear smartwatches and the Apple Watch. First for the Apple Watch is Outlook, which allows you to read full emails and respond with either canned replies or your own through voice …

Dashlane Launches One-Tap Password Changer for iPhone and Apple Watch

Dashlane today announced an update to its existing iPhone app alongside the launch of an all-new Apple Watch experience, both of which bring the service's one-tap password changing feature from desktop to Apple's mobile and wearable devices.<p>Dashlane unveiled the Password Changer feature late last …

Open Document Format (ODF) 1.2 published as International Standard 26300:2015 by ISO/IEC

Berlin, July 17, 2015 – The Open Document Format for Office Applications (ODF) Version 1.2, the native file format of LibreOffice and many other …

Here Is How to Use PowerPoint to Create Educational Infographics

July 16, 2015<br>Here is an interesting short video from Microsoft in Education showing you how to use PowerPoint 2013 to create educational infographics …

Flip Your Classroom with These Teacher-tested Tools

July 16 , 2015<br>Looking for more resources to help you flip your classroom? Here are a set of teacher-tested tools that can aid in video capture and …

Apple Working on 'Find My Watch' and Third-Party Watch Complications, 'TVKit' Dev Tools for Apple TV

Ahead of next month's Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple is laying the groundwork for future software and hardware updates for both the Apple Watch and Apple TV, according to a new report from <i>9to5Mac</i>.<p>Timing for some of the new features remains unclear, but the report claims Apple is working on …

Google just launched its first app for the Apple Watch

As TechCrunch reports, Google is launching a Google News & Weather app for Apple's debut wearable. It will — as you can <i>probably</i> guess — let users check the news and the weather at a glance on their Apple Watch.<p>Of course, the majority of Google's signature apps are readily available on iOS, which …

The Apple Watch won't save you from being an anti-social jerk

The idea was that instead of constantly pulling out your phone to look at notifications and alerts, the notifications and alerts would go straight to your wrist. A slight turn of the wrist would save you from taking out your phone. This, in turn, would save you from getting lost in your phone, …

The wait for several delayed Apple Watch models is almost over

If you ordered an Apple Watch with the Space Black Link Bracelet, Leather Loop, or Modern Buckle on April 10 and have been waiting patiently or …

Thieves can bypass Apple Watch passcode to pair a stolen watch with their own phone

iPhones are protected by Activation Lock, which means that even if a thief performs a hard reset of the phone, it cannot be reactivated without the original owner’s Apple ID and password. The Apple Watch, however, has no such protection, and does not require a passcode to wipe it – as shown in the …

My Apple Watch’s battery lasted for 41 hours on a charge, and I didn’t like it one bit

I’ve now spent three weeks with the Apple Watch, a device that’s slowly changing the way I use my iPhone. The device has one major drawback though, …

An even cooler Apple Watch - in greyscale

While in London yesterday I bumped into an old friend who already had an Apple Watch. He had the space-grey sports version, and to make it fit even better with his bespoke grey suit he had decided to use the accessibility features to enable the greyscale setting. It looked very stylish and it might …

5 questions for app marketers building Apple Watch experiences

The Apple Watch may very well transform the wearable market. But apps that live on the Watch need to get over a huge hurdle — turning downloads into users.<p>There is no denying that the Apple Watch offers a great deal of potential for businesses looking to influence the way customers interact with …

Apple Watch To Arrive In April, Says CEO Tim Cook

Apple chief executive officer Tim Cook said that the Apple Watch is “right on schedule” during the quarterly earnings report on Tuesday. Specifically, Cook mentioned that the Apple Watch should start shipping in April.<p>“My expectations are very high on [Apple Watch]. I’m using it every day and love …

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Apple Watch to start shipping in April

Apple's first wearable, the Apple Watch, will begin shipping in April, the company's chief executive revealed Tuesday.<p>CEO Tim Cook, speaking during a call with analysts following the company's earnings announcement, said that "development for Apple Watch is right on schedule."<p>Previously, Apple had …

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Here's What Could Happen If The Apple Watch Flops Like Google Glass

Sales forecasts for the smartwatch run as high as 60 million units (Katy Huberty, Morgan Stanley) within the first year, which would equal at least $21 billion in revenue at a base price of $350. Pricier versions of the watch and premium watch straps could all substantially increase that figure. …

The Most Exciting Things You'll Be Able To Do With The Apple Watch

In the meantime, here's a look at the most important Apple Watch features Apple has shared with us so far.