Time to relearn Apple Watch + first iPhone 15 reviews
If you upgraded to watchOS 10, you need this explainer.
watchOS 10 brings a major overhaul to the Apple Watch user interface. Tapping or holding the buttons, or swiping on the watch face, triggers entirely different actions on your same old Apple Watch.
If you’ve been wearing one of Apple’s smartwatches for years, you’re definitely going to need to reboot your muscle memory after downloading the new OS, which Apple released Monday alongside iOS 17 (which brings a lot of new features to iPhone).
And while Apple provides a quick walkthrough after you upgrade to watchOS 10, you might want to keep our how-to (with diagram!) handy as you relearn how to use your Apple Watch.
Also in today’s newsletter:
Don’t let your MacBook’s battery die young. Energiza Pro is the battery-management app Apple should have made.
iPhone 15 Pro models contain a Thread radio. Here’s what the new hardware might do.
Shockingly, this deal on the upcoming AirPods Pro 2 with USB-C case is still going strong. Save $50 before they even hit store shelves!
— Lewis Wallace, managing editor
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Four years of Apple Arcade, and it's been a wild ride. 🕹️
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Sep 19, 2023
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Sep 19, 2023
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Sep 19, 2023
One more thing ...
Throughout the years in business, I found something, which was, I’d always ask why you do things. And the answers you invariably get are, “Oh, that’s just the way it’s done.” Nobody knows why they do what they do. Nobody thinks about things very deeply in business.
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