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Apple Introduces iPhone 13
Sep 14, 2021 6:28 PM CDT
Apple Introduces iPhone 13
Latest model will have up to 1 terabyte of storage
- Apple has unveiled its next iPhone line-up, including a model that offers twice the storage available in earlier versions and other modest upgrades to last year’s editions that proved to be a big hit among consumers devouring the latest technology during the pandemic. From the AP :
$6.6M in Apple Products
Stolen in Truck Heist
Nov 18, 2020 7:03 PM CST
$6.6M in Apple Products Stolen in Truck Heist
British police say driver, guard were tied up
- Police in Britain have asked the public to be on the lookout for anybody selling suspiciously cheap Apple products. Police say bandits made off with $6.6 million in iPhone 11s, iPads, Apple Watches, and other products after a truck heist in Northamptonshire, central England, reports Reuters . The truck was...
Apple Unveils Discount Watch,
but No New iPhones Yet
Sep 15, 2020 5:36 PM CDT
Apple Unveils Discount Watch, but No New iPhones Yet
It was company's first virtual-only product reveal
- Apple introduced a cheaper version of its smartwatch Tuesday in its latest attempt to broaden the appeal of its trend-setting products while many consumers are forced to scrimp during the coronavirus pandemic. The scaled-down Apple Watch follows on the heels of a budget iPhone the company released five months ago...
He Had a Rape Bag.
She Had a Watch
Oct 23, 2019 6:00 PM CDT
He Had a Rape Bag. She Had a Watch
And that Apple Watch did one thing very well
- Looks like the Apple Watch came in handy for three people in dire straits. One, dubbed Anna by CBC News , awoke in her Calgary apartment in April to find a dark figure moving around. Per court testimony Tuesday, John Joseph Macindoe had broken in with a "rape bag" including...
Man's Apple Watch
Calls 911 for Him
Sep 25, 2019 4:31 PM CDT
Man's Apple Watch Calls 911 for Him
Spokane man was unconscious after bike crash
- Bob Burdett ended up unconscious after a bike crash earlier this month in Spokane—and his Apple Watch called 911 for him. Burdett, 62, flew off his bike as he approached a curve at the bottom of a hill, and the ensuing hit was so hard his watch detected it,...
2 Get Life-Saving
Surgery After Tip
From Apple Watch
Jul 17, 2019 7:33 AM CDT
2 Get Life-Saving Surgery After Tip From Apple Watch
Device alerted UK men to irregular heartbeats
- Two UK men have received life-saving surgery after their Apple Watches alerted them to irregular heartbeats. Paul Hutton of Bradfield, Essex, first visited a doctor after his Apple Watch—updated in September to notify users of irregular heart rates—alerted him that his rate kept dropping below 40 beats per...
Report: Apple Watch Captured
Missing Journalist's Murder
Oct 13, 2018 5:15 AM CDT
Report: Apple Watch Captured Missing Journalist's Murder
Turkish newspaper says audio was recovered from Jamal Khashoggi's synced iPhone
- Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple Watch he wore when he walked into the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul over a week ago, a pro-government Turkish newspaper reported Saturday. The new claim was published by the Sabah newspaper, through which...
Missing Journalist Wore an
Apple Watch, Perhaps Crucially
Oct 10, 2018 3:08 PM CDT
Missing Journalist Wore an Apple Watch, Perhaps Crucially
Investigators reportedly trying to see if they can glean anything from phone connected to it
- As Turkey airs its suspicions that
contributor Jamal Khashoggi was brutally murdered and dismembered inside Saudi Arabia's Istanbul consulate by a team of 15 Saudi agents, Reuters digs into the situation. One major line of investigation it reports is being chased down: Khashoggi's black Apple Watch....
Here's What Apple Debuted
at Today's Event
Sep 12, 2018 4:04 PM CDT
Here's What Apple Debuted at Today's Event
Including 3 new iPhones, among them the company's most expensive one yet at $1.1K
- Apple unveiled three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the company seeks to widen the product's appeal amid slowing sales. CEO Tim Cook showed off the iPhone XS Max, which has a bigger screen than the one on last year's dramatically...
Cop Pulled Up
to a Light. In
the Car Next to
Him, a 'Glow'
Jun 4, 2018 10:35 AM CDT
Cop Pulled Up to a Light. In the Car Next to Him, a 'Glow'
Canadian woman who used Apple Watch found guilty of distracted driving
- A Canadian woman says she was just checking the time, a police officer says her mind wasn't fully on driving, and an Ontario judge has sided with the cop. The
reports Victoria Ambrose was found guilty of breaking a distracted-driving law, after a University of Guelph police...
An Apple Watch
Alert 'Saved' His Life
Oct 18, 2017 7:08 AM CDT
An Apple Watch Alert 'Saved' His Life
Apple Watch app tipped off James Green to a potentially fatal blood clot in his lungs
- In what may be the best unpaid ad Apple could hope for, a Brooklyn man says the company’s smartwatch saved his life. James Green, 28, was wearing an Apple Watch last week when he noticed his heart rate spiking, the
reports. The warning came courtesy of the HeartWatch...
Apple's New Watch Goes
on Sale With a Glitch
Sep 21, 2017 10:50 AM CDT
Apple's New Watch Goes on Sale With a Glitch
Its touted new feature, cellular connectivity, doesn't work very well
- Talk about a PR mess: Apple's new smartwatch goes on sale Friday in stores as the company scrambles to fix a glitch with its biggest new feature, reports the
Wall Street Journal
. The $399 Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE is supposed to allow users to connect to cellular...
Red Sox Caught Cheating
With Apple Watch: Report
Sep 6, 2017 2:33 AM CDT
Red Sox Caught Cheating With Apple Watch: Report
Team was reportedly using it to steal signals from Yankees
- The Boston Red Sox have reportedly admitted to Major League Baseball that they improperly used electronic devices to steal signs from their longtime rival, the New York Yankees, the AP reports. According to the
New York Times
, the Red Sox used an Apple Watch to relay signs by the Yankees...
New iPhones Expected
to Be Unveiled on Sept. 12
Aug 28, 2017 11:25 AM CDT
New iPhones Expected to Be Unveiled on Sept. 12
'Wall Street Journal' sets a date for next Apple showcase
- Those waiting to upgrade their iPhones can expect to see the new options on Sept. 12. The
Wall Street Journal
reports that as the date for the next Apple product unveiling. Assuming that's the case—last-minute production glitches could throw off the schedule—customers should be able to order...
Apple Racing to Develop
Blood-Sugar Monitor: Sources
Apr 13, 2017 4:58 PM CDT
Apple Racing to Develop Blood-Sugar Monitor: Sources
It would be a breakthrough for people with diabetes
- Here's another thing you may soon be able to do on your Apple Watch: Check your blood sugar. Sources tell CNBC that Apple has a secret team working to develop sensors that could continuously track blood sugar levels. If successful, it would be a breakthrough for people with diabetes,...
Sound Death Knell for Rolex
Jan 23, 2017 12:37 PM CST
Smartwatches Could Sound Death Knell for Rolex
They're the biggest threat to traditional Swiss brands, report says
- Could the end be near for luxury watch brands like Rolex? Probably not anytime soon, but the explosion of smartwatches represents the biggest threat to Swiss watchmakers since Seiko introduced its landmark Quartz watch in 1969, Business Insider reports. Classic analog watches can't match the technology of wrist computers...
Layoffs Could Mean
Running Out of Time
Mar 23, 2016 6:05 PM CDT
Layoffs Could Mean Smartwatches Are Running Out of Time
Pebble is letting 25% of its workforce go
- Is the smartwatch's time already over? Tech Insider reports Pebble—one of the first companies to release a smartwatch—is laying off 40 employees, about 25% of its total staff. Pebble raised $26 million this year, in addition to the $30 million it has raised on Kickstarter since its...
Mar 21, 2016 8:21 AM CDT
What's Coming at Monday's Apple Event
Smaller iPhone, new Apple Watch designs are rumored
- Analysts say Apple will unveil a smaller, more affordable iPhone, probably dubbed the iPhone SE, with similar features to the iPhone 6 at its Silicon Valley headquarters on Monday. Rumors are also swirling about a smaller iPad Pro, an updated iPad Air 3, and new designs for the Apple Watch,...
Saved His Life
Sep 23, 2015 1:19 PM CDT
Teen Says Apple Watch Saved His Life
Gadget alerted him to simultaneous heart, liver, and kidney failure
- For many people, the Apple Watch has been a punchline since it was unveiled last year. But earlier this month, the wearable computer saved the life of a Massachusetts teen, ABC News reports. "If it wasn't for the Apple Watch to alert him to the fact that there...
Only 3% of Apple
Jul 20, 2015 1:11 PM CDT
Only 3% of Apple Watch Owners Aren't Impressed
66% are absolutely 'delighted': survey
- On the eve of tomorrow's earnings call , Apple has reason to celebrate the latest news about its Apple Watch: A new survey indicates that 97% of Apple Watch owners are satisfied with their purchase, Mashable reports. The survey by independent research company Wristly polled more than 800 owners and...
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