Apple Watch

Apple thwarts geeks, investors probing smartwatch components

Apple Inc managed to frustrate gadget lovers and investors desperate to find out the components of its new smartwatch on Friday, encasing its chips in tough resin and using rare screws to thwart people trying prise it apart.

Apr 24, 2015, 15:26 PM IST

Apple Watch goes on sale quietly in Asia

The Apple Watch debuted in some Asian markets Friday, but with sales limited to those who had pre-ordered online it was a low-key start with none of the fanfare and fuss usually seen for a launch by the tech titan.

Apr 24, 2015, 12:16 PM IST

Apple to start sale of smartwatch from today

Apple stores will not have any watches to sell on Friday, even though some luxury shops around the world will.

Apr 24, 2015, 09:07 AM IST

Apple tests smartwatch market with quiet debut of Cook's first product

The Apple Watch will launch with a whisper rather than a bang on Friday, an unusual start for the company that may reflect early uncertainty about demand for Apple Inc boss Tim Cook`s first new product.

Apr 23, 2015, 06:22 AM IST

ICICI, HDFC Bank develop apps for Apple Watch

Even before Apple's keenly awaited watch hits the domestic shores, the country's two biggest private lenders have announced applications for the device.

Apr 22, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Instagram launches app for Apple watch

Instagram is coming up with a new app for the Apple Watch that would issue an alert as soon as someone posts a picture.

Apr 20, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

6 % of US adults plan to buy Apple Watch: Poll

About 6 percent of U.S. adults plan to buy Apple Inc`s smartwatch according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, with men twice as likely as women to purchase Apple boss Tim Cook`s first new major product.

Apr 16, 2015, 01:41 AM IST

Apple expected to quickly ramp up smartwatch production

Apple Inc is likely to quickly ramp up production of the Apple Watch after strong pre-orders outstripped limited supply, analysts said on Monday.

Apr 13, 2015, 21:46 PM IST

Strong turnout, backlogs, as shoppers get to try Apple Watch

Customers flocked to Apple Inc`s stores around the world on Friday to get their first close-up look at the company`s smartwatch, while online orders were backlogged until June.

Apr 11, 2015, 01:17 AM IST

Strong turnout as shoppers get to try Apple Watch

Consumers flocked to Apple Inc`s stores around the world on Friday to get the first close-up look at the tech giant`s smartwatch, which the company expects will be its next runaway hit.

Apr 10, 2015, 22:14 PM IST

Samsung and Apple clash with rollout of new products

Samsung rolled out a new smartphone on Friday in a bid to regain market dominance as arch-rival Apple, eyeing the next generation of wearable technology, opened pre-sales for its first watch.

Apr 10, 2015, 19:09 PM IST

Apple Watch sleek and stylish but not for everyone, reviewers say

Apple Inc`s smartwatch is a "beautiful", "stylish" and "elegantly made" piece of technology that could make life easier for people on the move, reviewers said, but it also has shortcomings and a price that could limit its appeal.

Apr 08, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

Swiss launch of Apple Watch hit by patent issue: Report

Apple is not able to launch its new smartwatch in Switzerland until at least the end of this year beause of an intellectual property rights issue, Swiss broadcaster RTS reported on its website.

Apr 04, 2015, 18:18 PM IST

Luxury brands hedge their bets with smartwatches

The flurry of technology deals luxury watchmakers announced this week to tackle the Apple Watch threat are more a way to hedge their bets in case the smartwatch market takes off than a strategic U-turn.

Mar 21, 2015, 09:08 AM IST

Luxury brands hedge their bets with smartwatches

The flurry of technology deals luxury watchmakers announced this week to tackle the Apple Watch threat are more a way to hedge their bets in case the smartwatch market takes off than a strategic U-turn.

Mar 21, 2015, 04:15 AM IST

Nearly 40% of iPhone owners interested in Apple Watch

About 40 percent of adult Apple iPhone owners in the United States are interested in buying the company`s new Apple Watch, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll.

Mar 19, 2015, 08:59 AM IST

Nearly 40 percent of iPhone owners interested in Apple Watch: Poll

About 40 percent of adult Apple iPhone owners in the United States are interested in buying the company`s new Apple Watch, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll. 

Mar 19, 2015, 02:10 AM IST

Are Tim Cook and Apple trying too hard?

Like every year, Apple Inc's recent special event in Carlifornia saw the US tech giant unveiled a series of products – MacBook, ResearchKit and the company's first new product in five year – the Apple Watch.

Mar 16, 2015, 22:28 PM IST

Apple Watch expected to be on sale in India in June

The Apple watch is expected to be released in India in June.

Mar 16, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

Apple watch lookalikes on sale, $30 each

Shortly after the launch of Apple Watch by Apple Inc., imitation products are on sale in south China`s Shenzhen City, a hub for copycat manufacturing.

Mar 13, 2015, 14:13 PM IST