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A good start, but developers want more access to the Apple Watch

Some hardware upgrades would also improve the wearable and, in turn, the apps that run on it, said developers

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FAQ: Everything you need to know about the Apple Watch

Got Apple Watch questions? Come on in.


Apple Watch apps will get much more useful with WatchOS 2

Developers will soon be able to free themselves from the iPhone and tap into the full array of Apple Watch sensors.


Jawbone returns to the Apple Store, while straying further from its own hardware

Huawei will be the first dedicated fitness tracker to support Jawbone's app and coaching features.

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Apple Watch to be available in stores in two weeks

Apple doesn't disclose which models the stores will stock


Don't blame Apple for Pebble Time's iOS app review holdup

Apple may not be entirely to blame for the delay, and Pebble gets some great publicity from it. The only losers are Pebble's most loyal backers.

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Batteriser is a $2.50 gadget that extends disposable battery life by 800 percent

Count the number of alkaline batteries in your house. Now consider replacing those batteries eight times less often. If Batteriser delivers, it could be a game changer.

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Apple might let you reserve a watch online to buy in-store this month

Reports indicate the watch is nearly ready for its debut on Apple Store shelves.

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Canadian Apple Watch user busted for Watch-ing while driving

A Quebec man received a hefty fine after using his Apple Watch to control music playback while driving.

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Wearables war: Jawbone sues Fitbit for alleged trade secret theft

Fitbit has been sued by Jawbone for allegedly misappropriating trade secrets

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Watch Pad & Quill transform a hunk of wood into an elegant Apple Watch stand

Inspired by a 100-year-old pocket watch stand, this Minnesota-based company created a home-grown charging stand for Apple's smartwatch.

Inside the Pad & Quill factory

Got a minute? Watch Pad & Quill create its luxurious wooden Apple Watch stand at its factory in Minnesota.

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Native apps coming to the Apple Watch this fall, thanks to an SDK

Developers will be able to access the Watch's built-in sensors for better apps and much less time waiting for data to be sent from your iPhone.


Pebble Time smartwatch to start shipping May 27

Pebble has developed new iOS and Android apps that work exclusively with the Time models

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First software update for Apple Watch includes critical security fixes

The update patches 13 vulnerabilities and updates the trusted root SSL certificates.

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Watch OS 1.0.1 arrives to improve your Apple Watch's performance

Siri and and stand-tracking will work better with the first Apple Watch update.