29 posts tagged iWatch
Easy to guess for me: the next step for sapphire is the iWatch. This device will certainly need a very resistant glass.
2013 has been an undeniably good year for smartwatch enthusiasts. From the successful Kickstarter project that gave birth to the Pebble to Samsung and Sony’s most sincere efforts to commercialize the category, the buyer’s choice has never been wider. And that trend’s only set to continue, with Nokia, Google, Apple, and Microsoft all actively eyeing the wearable device category.
Another market that is in need of a big disruption. Just like the mp3 players market was in 2001.
The iWatch won’t be easy to pull off. Even for Apple. The story seems to repeat itself: Apple will enter a market where others tried and failed, just like they did with the MP3 players market. But will they succeed?
Interesting concept with major flaws. Taken from The Verge Forums.
On the plus side, I like this design albeit a bit oldish or classic. I hope Apple tries to be more forward looking than that.
One of the flaw in this proposal for an iWatch is the use of side buttons where functions are app specific. This is bound to be confusing for the user.
The other problem lies in proposed iWatch usages that doesn’t make sense. For example, how should we use the iWatch to take a picture from our iPhone? How is it supposed to work without being awkward? What about seeing our calendar on the iWatch… the screen is way too small. Viewing calendar alerts would be much plausible.
Russian newspaper Izvestia reports [Google translation, via AppleInsider] that Apple has filed for a trademark on the term “iWatch”…
There is an expression for this: a smoking gun.
The renderings above were sent to us by Edgar Rios, and heÂ imagined what is probably best described as the evolution of Apple’s sixth-generation iPod nano watches. With Apple’s recent patent coveri…
Those creating iWatch concepts shows a lack of “think outside the box “.
People are becoming better and better at imagining the Apple iWatch after proposing stupid things…
Some interesting ideas of features for a future iWatch.