Tag Archives: Apple Watch

Apple Urges Developers To Submit Only Native Apple Watch Apps Starting June 1

25 Apr

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Apple Inc, in an short and crisp announcement on Friday, has asked developers to build only native apps, that run directly on the Apple Watch without much help and support from the iPhone. Apple would only accept native apps submitted to App Store starting June 1, 2016. (more…)

Six Units of Luxury Apple Watch Sold on Launch Day

29 Jun

The luxury version of Apple Inc.’s smartwatch recoded sales of six units Friday, the day of its launch in Taiwan, Taiwan’s Central News Agency reported. (more…)

Apple Watch users complain low battery life for their iPhones

28 Apr

Since the Apple Watch hit the market on April 24, the first wave of users have been posting their impressions of the device on the Web. Contrary to some media’s initial concerns, most are satisfied with the Apple Watch’s actual battery life. The device basically manages to last all day on a single charge as touted. However, a more surprising and less welcoming finding is that the Apple Watch will significantly reduce the battery life of the iPhone that it is tethered to via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. (more…)

Fake Apple Watches proliferate in China’s online marketplace

17 Mar

China’s counterfeiters have a leg up on Apple this time: they have flooded China’s online shopping sites with fake Apple Watches a month before the real product hits the market. (more…)

China’s Sapphire Industry Picks Up as Apple Watch Hits the Market: LEDinside

9 Mar

At the long-awaited “Spring Forward” media event hosted by Apple on March 9, all eyes will be on the reveal of the Apple Watch, which will have a watch cover made of sapphire glass. By incorporating this material into its newest products, Apple has provided an unprecedented, game-changing opportunity for China’s sapphire industry. LEDinside, a division of TrendForce, anticipates sapphire market demand will multiply once these smart watches hit the market. LEDinside’s Senior Analyst Figo Wang further stated the sapphire manufacturing will likely become a globally competitive section of China’s materials industry. (more…)

Apple Watch expected to ship 15 million units in 2015, says Strategy Analytics

8 Mar

News source: Rahul Punyani, The Tech Portal

This has become so synonymous with an Apple launch. Just days before the official launch, all sorts of reports, leaks, analysis start to pour in, claiming different shipment figures, and Apple Watch isn’t an exception to all that glitz and glamour. (more…)

Analyst: Apple smartwatch will be dominant

12 Feb

Apple’s highly anticipated smartwatch will dominate the global market this year even as competition rises from devices powered by Google’s Android Wear operating system, according to Taiwanese tech analyst Alex Hou. (more…)