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The TiP Weekly: Apple Watch is here!

From the Editor We’re back with another instalment of The TiP Weekly! Have you got your Apple Watch yet? The first batch of orders were shipped out and delivered to customers late this week which brought with it unboxings, first impressions, teardowns, torture tests and all the other things that accompany a new Apple product’s debut. Also…

Apple Watch app roundup: Best Utilities and Weather apps

This post is part of our Apple Watch app roundup series. You can view the rest of our roundups here. We’ll be keeping these lists updated, so get in touch if you are a developer wishing to be featured on any of our lists, get in touch on Twitter. Apple Watch is upon us and we’re starting to see the App Store become flooded with app updates as more and…

Up Next to-do app gets Apple Watch app, new sale price

Curiously, Apple won’t be shipping your Apple Watch with a version of its own Reminders app. It’s strange because one thing many people will want to to on their wrist-worn device is quickly check what tasks are due and satisfyingly tick them off when done. Fortunately, many third-party devs will be filling the void with their own solutions and Up Next,…

Video: Apple Watch Sport unboxing and first impressions

Our friends over at PhoneDog have got their hands on the Apple Watch and unboxed it for your viewing pleasure. Cam Bunton, a familiar name around these parts, has received his Apple Watch Sport in the UK and has given it a quick spin to bring you his first impressions. Check out his unboxing video below: What do you think? Do you like the look of…

Apple Watch gets the iFixit teardown treatment

As usual with new Apple product launches, the folks over at iFixit ensured they got their hands on the Apple Watch so they could tear it down. The team disassembled the Apple Watch Sport and Apple Watch to see what lied within its casing and discovered a few surprises along the way. The first under-the-hood surprise was the battery. It’s so small! The…

Apple Watch waterproofing put to the test

Apple Watch is out and it’s already being torture tested. The Watch is rated IPX-7 for water resistance but Apple does not recommend the device is submerged for any length of time. Here’s the official line from Apple: Apple Watch is splash and water resistant but not waterproof. You can, for example, wear and use Apple Watch during exercise, in the…

Apple Watch app roundup: Best Health & Fitness and Medical apps

This post is part of our Apple Watch app roundup series. You can view the rest of our roundups here. We’ll be keeping these lists updated, so get in touch if you are a developer wishing to be featured on any of our lists, get in touch on Twitter. Apple Watch is upon us and we’re starting to see the App Store become flooded with app updates as more and…

Apple explores the human side of Apple Watch in 3 new ads: ‘Us’, ‘Up’ and ‘Rise’

Apple Watch is here and Apple is making sure we all know it with a trio of new ads for the wearable device. As is Apple’s style, the new ads focus on the how the Watch can be used and how it can fit into and improve your daily life. In the the new minute -long spots — entitled ‘Us’, ‘Up’ and ‘Rise’ — the human side of Apple Watch is explored, its…

Apple Watch App Store updated with Featured and Search tabs

Since earlier on Thursday, the Apple Watch app has seen yet another update for those receiving their brand new Apple Watches in the mail. Earlier in the day, a single App Store tab resided in the Apple Watch app, with a small list of apps. As can be seen above, that tab has been replaced with Featured and Search tabs, making the experience very…

First Apple Watch orders being delivered!

The first Apple Watch orders are now arriving at customers’ doorsteps. While those in the US won’t be receiving theirs just yet, in some timezones it is already Apple Watch Day! The above image, from Daniel Auld in Australia, shows off an Apple Watch Sport with white Sport Band unboxed and ready to go. Other buyers in the East of the globe are also…

Apple Watch app roundup: Best Reference and Education apps

This post is part of our Apple Watch app roundup series. You can view the rest of our roundups here. We’ll be keeping these lists updated, so get in touch if you are a developer wishing to be featured on any of our lists, get in touch on Twitter. Apple Watch is almost upon us and we’re starting to see the App Store become flooded with app updates as more…