Articles about Smartwatch (page 2)

Apple Watch Series 6 Could Detect Blood Oxygen Levels
The Apple Watch has the ability to detect the wearer’s heart rate, and in the recent years, Apple also introduced an ECG monitoring tool. Now it looks like with the next-gen Apple Watch, presumably the Series 6, Apple could introduce yet another health monitoring tool in the form of a blood oxygen level monitor.

New Apple Watch Study Wants To See If It Can Be Used To Reduce Stroke Risk
The Apple Watch is proving itself to be a pretty useful health monitoring tool, where thanks to its built-in heart rate sensor and ECG monitor, users will be able to keep an eye on their heart health, and also be notified if there is something wrong. Now it looks like Apple wants to explore the possibility of the Apple Watch being used for strokes.

Oppo Teases Upcoming Smartwatch With Curved Screen, 3D Glass
Oppo has a new smartwatch in the works and in a tweet by the company’s VP, Brian Shen, he shared a teaser image of the upcoming device (which you can see in the image below). The teaser only shows part of the Oppo Watch but according to Shen, the device will come with a curved screen and also 3D glass.

Apple Watch Credited With Detecting A Teen’s Rare Heart Condition
When it comes to stories about the Apple Watch detecting heart problems, they aren’t new and there are many happy stories that have been shared over the years. Now it looks like we can add one more to the list, where according to a report from Oklahoma’s KFOR, the Apple Watch has been credited again for helping detect a rare heart condition in a 13-year old boy.

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Future Apple Watches Could Come With User Replaceable Modules
One of the problems with a lot of devices is that sometimes you get reviews where depending on the person and their needs, some may like a product, and some might not. Some might like it a lot, but wish that there were certain features that could have been added or changed. Basically, it’s hard to make everyone happy.

The Next Apple Watch Could Have Touch ID Embedded In The Digital Crown
One of the ways that the Apple Watch authenticates users when it comes to making payments through Apple Pay, it is by making the user enter a passcode once, and as long as the watch is not removed from the user’s wrist, it will assume that the user is still the same and will authenticate them for future purchases.

Apple Might Have Shipped More Watches In 2019 Than The Entire Swiss Watch Industry
When smartwatches like the Apple Watch first burst onto the scene, there were many who were skeptical of its ability to succeed. Some of those skeptics came from the Swiss watch industry, who believed that customers would prefer a regular and more “traditional” watch compared to a smartwatch.

iOS 13.4 Beta Will Let Users Use Their iPhones As Car Keys
Being able to remotely unlock your car using your smartphone isn’t new. We’ve seen this tech used by carmakers such as Hyundai, but now it looks like Apple is interested in creating something of their own, at least that’s what’s being hinted at in the recent release of iOS 13.4 beta.

Apple Watch Detects Afib In Woman While She Was Sleeping
Even if you’re not the type of person who needs a smartwatch for phone or message notifications on their wrist, it seems that the Apple Watch’s ability to detect abnormal heart rates might be a good enough reason to get your hands on one, as evidenced by a story in which the Apple Watch might have saved yet another life.

Next-Gen Apple Watch Could Sport A Flat, Touch-Sensitive Digital Crown
The way the Apple Watch has been designed, it features a dial sticking out at the side of it. Apple calls it the digital crown where users can use it to scroll through the menu, text messages, press it, and so on. However, perhaps in a future iteration of the Apple Watch’s design, Apple might slim it down.

Apple’s Wearables Business Is The Size Of A Fortune 150 Company
When it comes to smartwatches, there’s no denying that Apple has pretty much that market covered. However, it seems that Apple’s wearables business could be a lot bigger than most of us would have anticipated, because according to the official revenue figures, revealed by Apple’s CEO Tim Cook, the company’s wearables has pulled in enough money to make them as big as a Fortune 150 company.

Withings ScanWatch Can Detect Sleep Apnea & Irregular Heartbeat
Just like a smartphone, everyone wants to have a smartwatch as another essential gadget.However, for some – smartwatches seem much more expensive than what they offer.But, recently, the features and specifications that we get on a smartwatch (say, Apple Watch) – it is tough to ignore its value. With more features offered, they prove to be an essential companion to our smartphones.At CES, 2020 – Withings unveiled ScanWatch, a hybrid […]

2020 iPhones Could See Improved Battery Life Thanks To Apple Watch Display Technology
One of the features of the new Apple Watch is its always-on display. This might seem like a drain on battery life, but Apple has managed to balance it out by using an LTPO display. The good news is that this year’s iPhones could also end up using similar technology, resulting in potentially better battery life.

Apple Watch Helped Police Solve Anti-Semitic Stabbing Case
Our smartwatches and fitness trackers these days come with built-in heart rate sensors. While these might be useful for tracking our workouts and maybe even saving our lives, they can also be used to solve crime. This is how police figured out that an alleged victim of an anti-semitic stabbing might have been lying about the attack.