Apple Watch Fall Detection Alerts Paramedics after a San Francisco Biker Was Hit by Car

It is no secret that Apple Watch along with features like fall detection, ECG, and emergency services have helped save a life. This time around the fall detection feature on Apple Watch has come to the rescue of e-biker in San Francisco. William Bout was hit by a car during his morning commute. Thankfully for him, the Apple Watch came to the rescue and alerted emergency services. At the time of the accident, he was riding an e-bike and was unconscious after the impact. Thankfully, William seems to have escaped…

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Apple Pencil Patent Hints at Gesture Support, Camera, Biometric Sensor

As compared to the original Apple Pencil, the second-generation has evolved quite a bit. It comes with a double-tap feature that allows users to bring up access tools. A new patent suggests that Apple is working on more gestures for the upcoming Apple Pencil generations. As of now, you can use a double-tap option to access and switch between tools like an eraser, color palette and much more. However, the patent details how Apple can add more gestures and features for Apple Pencil. Input capabilities are very important for a…

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Renovate or Redesign Your Home With Ease With This Software [Deals Hub[

If you’re hoping to change up your home in 2020, Live Home 3D Pro for Mac can help. This powerful Mac app helps you revamp rooms or renovate entire houses with ease. It’s available now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub for just $29.99, 57% off the usual price for $69.99. Live Home 3D Pro for Mac helps you design advanced 2D floor plans using intuitive, point and click drafting tools. It even lets you explore side views using the elevation view to see walls, adjust doors and windows or…

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Apple Reduces Trade-in Values of Older iPhones, iPads, Other Products

Apple has quietly reduced the trade-in values of all Apple products in its online store. Previously, the company used to offer up to $600 for trading in an iPhone XS Max, but that has gone down by $100 to $500. Apart from iPhones, Apple Watch, Macs, and iPads have also seen a reduction in their trade-in values. For iPhones, the reduction in trade-in value is as much as $100, while for iPads, the trade-in values have reduced by as much as $70. For Apple Watch, the reduction is not that…

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Apple Sold 60 Million AirPods in 2019, Dominates the Wireless Earbuds Market

A new Strategy Analytics report claims that Apple is estimated to have sold 60 million AirPods in 2019, with the overall Truly Wireless Bluetooth earphones category registering a growth of 200% in sales. Apple alone accounted for 71% of the total revenue generated by the TWS (Truly Wireless) headphones/earbuds market in 2019. Apple had over 50% share of the TWS market followed by Samsung and Xiaomi which held less than 100% market share respectively. “The market for TWS Bluetooth headphones is wide open,” says Ken Hyers. “Prices for TWS chipsets…

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Apple Accused of Stealing Trade Secrets for Apple Watch’s Health Monitoring Feature

Apple has been accused of stealing trade secrets by Masimo for stealing its trade secrets and using its inventions improperly for the various health monitoring features of the Apple Watch. Apple managed to get its hands on key Masimo tech and inventions under the guise of a working relationship. Masimo and Cercacor Laboratories, its spinoff company, develop signal processing technology for health-care monitors. They accuse Apple of infringing on 10 of their patents. It notes that Apple overcame performance issues with the Watch by using its technology for non-invasive monitoring…

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The Original iPhone Was Unveiled By Steve Jobs for the First Time Exactly 13 Years Ago

Ever since its launch in 2007, the iPhone has changed the whole world. It changed how we interact with phones, use apps and services in our everyday lives, capture photos, and even the way we work. Today marks the thirteenth anniversary of the unveiling of Apple’s first smartphone. Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone for the first time on the 9th of January 2007, and his keynote was particularly impressive. The then CEO of Apple put forward an idea of a device that combined a revolutionary mobile phone, a widescreen iPod…

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CES 2020: Pioneer Showcases Three New Wireless Apple CarPlay Receivers, Starting at $600

With each passing year, cars are getting smarter, with bigger screens to match. Pioneer is among the most popular brands that make after-market car infotainment systems, and it has showcased three new receivers that feature wireless Apple CarPlay feature. At the CES 2020 expo in Las Vegas in the US, Pioneer has showcased three new car infotainment systems: DMH-W4600NEX/DMH-W4660NEX, DMH-WC6600NEX, and DMH-WT7600NEX/DMH-WT8600NEX. All these in-car infotainment units feature wireless Apple CarPlay as well as Android Auto. While the W46xxNEX series units are 2-DIN systems, the WC6600NEX and the WT7600NEX/WT8600NEX can…

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