Your $10,000 Apple Watch Edition is basically useless now

June 6, 2018

Image: Apple This is going to be a hard lesson for early adopters.  While Apple’s new wearable operating system, watchOS 5, is packed with lots of new features, it’s not going to run on first generation Apple Watches. SEE ALSO: Apple Watch adds podcasts, competitions, and a walkie-talkie app So, that means the $10,000 Apple Watch Editions are now practically worthless. Or rather, they won’t be getting any new features,…

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The Apple Watch turns 3, and it’s still flawed

April 26, 2018

The Apple Watch Series 3.Image: lili sams/mashable In 2007, Apple changed the act of socializing, maybe forever, with the release of the iPhone. There it was, a perfectly packed 4.5-inch-long computer designed to pulverize boredom like a drill through your skull. You bought one, and now, whenever you have a few minutes of downtime, even if that downtime is shared with your friends or spouse or mom at Christmas, you…

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Why youll probably want the next Apple Watch

August 17, 2017

The next version of the Apple Watch could be a game changer.Image: Getty Images Apple is getting ready to launch a new version of the Apple Watch that doesn’t need to be paired with an iPhone in order to work, according to Bloomberg. The report, published earlier this month, claims the next version of the watch will include an LTE chip for internet connectivity and suggests the watch’s square casing…

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The next Apple Watch might finally cut the iPhone’s digital cord

August 5, 2017

The new devices to run the latest watchOS (pictured above) might not depend on your iPhone as much.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock The next generation Apple Watch might break free from your iPhone and connect directly to cellular networks, according to a report from reliable insider Mark Gurman of Bloomberg, who cited “people familiar with the matter.” The network access would come via new LTE modems in the devices, which sources claim will…

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WWDC 2017

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August 3, 2017

Its that time of year again. Thousands of developers are set to descend upon the South Bay to get their software on. And the rest of the Apple watching world will have their eyes glued to the screen on Monday morning for the big WWDC keynote, as Tim Cook and company parade the latest upgrades to the companys various operating systems. From the sounds of the early leaks, the show…

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WWDC 2017

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June 4, 2017

Its that time of year again. Thousands of developers are set to descend upon the South Bay to get their software on. And the rest of the Apple watching world will have their eyes glued to the screen on Monday morning for the big WWDC keynote, as Tim Cook and company parade the latest upgrades to the companys various operating systems. From the sounds of the early leaks, the show…

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