Last week, Apple hosted its annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, where over 5,000 developers descended upon the McEnery Convention Center for five days of coding labs and sessions, one-on-one consultations with Apple engineers, get-togethers, and even some early morning exercise.
Apple CEO Tim Cook with WWDC 2018 scholarship winners Among those developers were some 350 scholarship winners, who each received a complimentary WWDC ticket, lodging for the week, and a one-year membership in the Apple Developer Program.
Each year, students aged 13 or older at accredited schools and STEM organizations can apply to become a WWDC scholar. This year, Apple [...]
Facebook today announced the launch of a dedicated „Memories“ section on its social network, which the company says is designed to be a single place on Facebook to reflect on „the moments you’ve shared with family and friends.“
Memories, which is an expanded version of the current „On This Day“ feature, provides a look back at posts and photos, friends you’ve made, and major life events.
Facebook says the Memories page will integrate several sections, including „On This Day,“ which will continue to show posts and photos and „Friends Made On This Day,“ highlighting when you added a person as a [...]
Gaston D’Aquino says the Apple Watch saved his life. By sharing his story, he hopes it can help save the lives of others too.
Photo Credit: South China Morning Post According to the South China Morning Post, the 76-year-old was sitting at church when his Apple Watch alerted him to his elevated heart rate. Having read similar stories before, he went directly to a local hospital.
„I told the doctor I don’t know why I’m here, but my watch tells me I have an elevated heart rate,“ said D’Aquino. „He says, ‚Are you feeling anything?‘ I said no, I feel fine, I’m feeling all right, nothing’s wrong.“ [...]
Apple Watch Series 4 models set to be released this fall will feature a new design and a display that’s 15 percent larger, according to predictions shared by KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a new note that was sent out to investors this morning (via 9to5Mac).
In addition to a new design with larger displays, the new fourth-generation Apple Watch models will feature a longer battery life enabled through more battery capacity and improved health monitoring capabilities. The display size of the watch could increase due to smaller bezels, and it’s not quite clear what impact a larger display would have on physical device size.
The Apple [...]