iPhone X Launch Event Wrap Up - TMO Daily Observations 2017-09-12

· Jeff Gamet · The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast

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Dave Hamilton, Bryan Chaffin, and Jeff Butts join Jeff Gamet to share their reactions to today’s “Let’s meet at our place” media event at Apple’s new headquarters where we saw the iPhone X, Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4K.

There Are Lots of New Workouts Coming to Apple Watch

· Bryan Chaffin · Editorial

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They include icons for badminton, Aussie rules football, American football, baseball, skiing, surfing, sidewalk surfing (a.k.a. skateboarding), “snow sports,” paddle sports (of the water variety), pilates, bowling, and many more.

Apple Seeds watchOS 4 Developer Beta 8 (15R5371a) to Developers

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

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Apple didn’t include patch notes for the release, but as with other operating systems in Apple’s developer beta program, each seed is a mix of bug fixes, tweaks, and various stages of feature rollouts.

Apple Seeds watchOS 4 Developer Beta 7 (15R5365a) to Developers

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

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Apple didn’t include patch notes for the release, but as with other operating systems in Apple’s developer beta program, each seed is a mix of bug fixes, tweaks, and various stages of feature rollouts.

Apple Seeds watchOS 4 Developer Beta 6 (15R5357b) to Developers

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

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Apple didn’t include patch notes for the release, but as with other operating systems in Apple’s developer beta program, each seed is a mix of bug fixes, tweaks, and various stages of feature rollouts.

Apple Seeds watchOS 4 Beta 5 (15R5345g) to Developers

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

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Apple didn’t include patch notes for the release, but as with other operating systems in Apple’s developer beta program, each seed is a mix of bug fixes, tweaks, and various stages of feature rollouts.

Apple Releases watchOS 3.2.3 with Bug Fixes

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

Apple Watch gets watchOS 3.2.3 update

Along with iOS 10.3.3, Apple released watchOS 3.2.3 on Wednesday for the original Apple Watch, along with Apple Watch Series 1 and 2.

Apple Pushes watchOS 4 Beta 3 to Developers

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

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As with other operating systems in Apple’s developer beta program, each seed is a mix of bug fixes, tweaks, and various stages of feature rollouts.

watchOS: Combine Theater Mode With Wake Screen

· Andrew Orr · Quick Tip

With the introduction of watchOS 3.2, Apple added a Theater Mode to prevent your Apple Watch from lighting up when you turn your wrist. Instead you have to tap on the screen to activate the screen. You can turn Wake Screen on and off, or you can keep it on and use a tip that Andrew Orr found to save you from poking around in settings.

Apple Seeds First Developer Releases of iOS 10.3.3, watchOS 3.2.3, tvOS 10.2.2

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

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In addition to a new developer release of Sierra, Apple also seeded developer releases of iOS 10.3.3, watchOS 3.2.3, tvOS 10.2.2. All three releases are most likely going to be bug releases, and they come just one day after final versions of their predecessors.

macOS: How To Use Apple Watch to Auto Unlock Your Mac

· Andrew Orr · How-To

Andrew Orr recently bought his first Apple Watch, and wanted to set up auto unlock for his MacBook. He shows us how to do it so you can have a password on your Mac without having to type it in.