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5 Sep 2019
Fitbit is developing a method to detect irregular heart rhythm in time through a partnership with Bristol-Myers Squibb-Pfizer Alliance, as the wearable device maker looks to match a feature available on rival Apple's Watch.
14 Sep 2018
Wear your Watch to bed.
1 Feb 2018
The company's stock price took a 7 percent hit after Apple unveiled its new health-focused and feature-packed Watch Series 4 Wednesday during the company's annual fall showcase.
19 Dec 2017
For several years, Apple has been steadily designing more and more of the chips powering its iPhones, iPads, Macs and Apple Watches.
8 Aug 2017
Apple's moves into health have historically focused on its smartwatch, which tracks steps, heart rate and other metrics.
12 Jul 2017
Apple is working on an Apple Watch that does not need to be paired to an iPhone, according to reports.
28 Sep 2016
It follows Tag Heuer's Connected watch, the Apple Watch Hermès and Michael Kors's Access line (in collaboration with Fossil) in an effort to, according to Michael Burke, chief executive of Louis Vuitton, combat the fact that when it comes to wearable technology, "there's a lot of ugliness out there."
New York Times
8 Sep 2016
Aetna will give some customers and employees discounts on Apple's smartwatch, offering the potential that incentives from the insurance industry could boost sales of the technology giant's wearable device.
Apple was the only vendor among the market leaders to post a year-over-year decrease in shipment volumes, primarily because it did not launch a new model on the anniversary of its first generation Watch.
5 Sep 2016
Apple's products announced today pack at least three new chips including its first wireless SoC to date, showing the company's increasing silicon prowess.
30 Jun 2016
We're expecting to see Apple introduce the Apple Watch 2 alongside the iPhone 7 at next week's September 7 event, and now alleged components from the updated watch are finally starting to leak.
25 Apr 2016
An Apple patent application published on Tuesday backs the company's apparent interest in using micro-LED technology in future products, one possibility being the Apple Watch.
28 Dec 201522 Jul 2015
Apple loves to brag about sales figures for all of its devices except one - the Apple Watch. When to comes to this device, Apple executives all clam up, claiming that to divulge sales figures for this device would somehow give its competitors some valuable information. So in the absence of official figures, analysts are left to fill that information vacuum, and the consensus is that sales are bad.
17 Jul 201515 Jul 2015
"We made a decision back to September not to disclose the shipments of the watch," Cook told investors on Tuesday.
2 Jul 20154 Jun 2015
Sales of the new Apple Watch have plunged by 90% since the opening week, according to a new market-research report.
Marketwatch.com (Dow Jones)
6 May 201510 Apr 201511 Mar 2015
Apple has announced Apple Watch will be available in Italy, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland and Taiwan beginning Friday, June 26 from the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com), Apple's retail stores and select Apple Authorized Resellers.
28 Jan 2015
Apple may soon sell as many timepieces as all of Switzerland, threatening the country's four-century-old industry, the co-inventor of the Swatch predicted.
12 Jan 2015
During Apple's quarterly conference call on Tuesday, CEO Tim Cook said Apple Watch development is on track and expects to launch the device in April, coming in just under the company's "early 2015" promise.
31 Dec 201413 Oct 2014
Before the Apple Watch hits the market early this year, a Chinese company was at this week's CES selling a knock-off version of the highly anticipated wearable for less than one-tenth of the price.
6 Oct 201424 Sep 2014