Move over Xiaomi, there’s a new kid on the block. According to latest IDC industry figures, Apple had the second highest number of shipments of wearable devices in the second quarter of 2015, narrowly behind Fitbit.
Does the Apple Watch lack a unique selling point? A new report issued by agency Bray Leino argues the Apple Watch is not quite the holistic self-care device it aspires to be yet – but don’t bet against it.
In a perfect world, for frictionless payments, the smartwatch would theoretically be easier to use than the phone. But the Apple Watch has struggled in recent weeks. Can Apple Pay give it a timely boost?
Health & Wellness
For wearables, the problem of battery life is one many companies are trying to solve. Microsoft, in a recent post on its TechNet blog, revealed it was going about it in an innovative way: by offloading non-essential processing onto the smartphone.