Apple Watch

Apple Watch (marketed as 12px WATCH) is a smartwatch created by Apple Inc. and announced by Tim Cook on September 9, 2014. It is expected to have fitness tracking and health-oriented capabilities, as well as integration with iOS and other Apple products and services. Apple announced the Apple Watch as three 'collections', distinguished by a wide variety of case and band options. It will be compatible with the iPhone 5 and later iPhone models running iOS 8.2. The device is scheduled to begin shipping in April 2015.
Posts about Apple Watch
  • How Wearables Are Changing Perceptions About Location Privacy

    A subtle shift is taking place within the hyperlocal industry, as consumers have started gradually changing how they feel about location services and personal data collection. While firms that collect location data through mobile apps were once viewed as pariahs, a shift in attitudes has more consumers turning on location services for apps and taking advantage of the benefits ...

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  • Pokemon Go Comes to Apple Watch

    … Niantic announced the release of Pokemon Go on Apple Watch. First announced in September, the Apple Watch version of the game allows users to receive notifications about nearby Pokemon, collect items from PokeStops and more. With this release, players can receive notifications about nearby Pokemon on the Apple Watch, and then attempt to capture…

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  • 5 Ways Brands Are Using Wearables to Create Unique Marketing Moments

    …: Putting boarding passes on Apple Watch screens With a keen understanding of the role that smartwatches are playing in consumers’ daily lives, the international airline Lufthansa launched an Apple Watch app last year that allows fliers to display boarding passes on their wrists. The free app connects to Lufthansa’s other mobile apps on iPhones…

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  • Pokemon Go Is Coming to Apple Watch

    … Niantic announced at Apple‘s press event in San Francisco Wednesday that it is bringing Pokemon Go to Apple Watch. Pokemon Go allows users to capture Pokemon by exploring the real world around them. With Pokemon Go on Apple Watch, users will be able to record any walks they take while playing Pokemon Go as “workouts” within the Apple Watch…

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  • Leverage Your Marketing Campaigns by Targeting Wearable Technology

    …. If you target relevant customers and do not abuse spam headlines, people will see your messages appear on their watches, making them much more likely to open and convert. Virtual Shopping Experience Virtual reality is still in its infancy, so we can’t really tell where it will go, but the experts expect big things from this life-changing technology…

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  • Fluent: 8% of Americans Own an Apple Watch

    … Watch users, 75 percent said yes, while 25 percent said no. Jason Cohen, chief marketing officer of Fluent, told SocialTimes: 8 percent of Fluent’s survey respondents said they own an Apple Watch, so with the margin of error baked in (2 percent), that translates into roughly 15 million to 20 million Americans. While that’s a far cry from the number…

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  • Glu Mobile Launches Little Leader on Apple Watch

    … Glu Mobile has announced the release Little Leader exclusively on Apple Watch. The game allows players to become the dictator of a country called Tyrania, where they’ll work with three advisors to achieve world domination. While the Little Leader iOS app allows users to keep track of their nation’s stats and history, as well as make in-app…

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  • Parse Releases Software Development Kits for Apple Watch, Apple TV

    … Facebook’s Parse announced Monday the launch of software development kits (SDKs) for Apple Watch and Apple TV, allowing developers to create apps for these platforms. The Parse SDKs for Apple’s tvOS and watchOS 2 puts the power of Parse in developers’ hands for the Apple TV and Apple Watch. Parse wanted to make it easier to create native…

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  • Mobile Game Roundup: The Incorruptibles, The Walls and More

    … Apple Watch’s Siri dictation and message shortcuts. While the base Mafia Watch app can be downloaded by all iOS users, only Apple Watch users can actually play the game. Devouring Stars ($4.99 on iOS) – From Nerial and BulkyPix, this RTS game sees players help a tribe of “entities” escape four other tribes in outer space. The game offers four basic…

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  • How Local Marketers Can Harness the Internet of Things

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly finding its way into more and more aspects of our lives — and that’s good news for local marketers. This evolving market, which creates connectivity between everyday objects, is currently estimated at $655.8 billion, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC), and expected to grow to $1.7 trillion by 2020.

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  • 5 Ways Marketers Can Take Advantage of Micro-Moments on the Apple Watch

    … With the much-anticipated debut of the Apple Watch, now more than ever, marketers have the unique opportunity to create meaningful mobile moments and take customers on a relevant, personalized journey. These mobile or \"micro-moments\" are born from user interaction – specifically, when a consumer turns to a device to find, learn, buy or answer…

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