Tips for Series 3 & 4 There are all kinds of tips out there for the Apple Watch. The video link below has great tips for both versions. Note that any tips related to the “fall detection” or “ECG App” are only available on the series 4. New heart rate settings are part of the update to WatchOS 5. As long as you were able to download the new WatchOS 5, you will find a tip or two in this video. It’s recommended that you have your watch and phone handy so you can follow along with his tips. Apple … Continue reading Hidden Features in Apple Watch
No Wall Charger, Now What? Quick tip while traveling or even to use at home. Don’t you just love tips that are multi purpose?😊 The majority of new TV’s have a place for a USB cable to plug into. All you have to do is plug your charging cable into the slot and let it charge. Something easy and maybe you wouldn’t think to do at home. Share this tip and the website with your family and friends using social media or by email. Thanks for stopping by today!👩🏻💻 Continue reading Tip While Traveling and at Home
ECG App in Action If you have an Apple Watch Series 4, you should now be able to use the ECG app. The app is available in the US, US Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and Guam. I plan to update this post once I find it’s available in other countries. The ECG app was part of the last update for the watch. PDF View You’ll see my most recent ECG from Sunday, 1/20/19 at 11:50am! You are able to save it as a PDF file and send to your physician/PCP as needed. I blacked out my date of birth, but … Continue reading ECG App for Apple Watch Series 4
Reposting since my first post didn’t include the link to YouTube! Here’s the post with the link. New Apple Watch Tips Thanks for stopping by! 👩🏻💻 Continue reading Repost—New Apple Watch Tips
Tips From YouTube Morning and happy Monday! Today I’m sharing a YouTube video with tips on using the Apple Watch, including a tip for the new series 4. This video has tips I’ve never seen and they are presented in a very easy to watch and listen format. Some videos are too crazy for me! 😂. Here is the link: 10 (Actually) Useful Apple Watch Tips – 2019 Hope you enjoy and find something helpful. Sharing Posts Please share any of my posts you like with your family and friends on social media! Share on your FaceBook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, … Continue reading New Apple Watch Tips
Photo from Apple’s website. Videos From Apple These are quick, clear, amazing videos from Apple on using the watch. Nothing I can do to make it prettier than this 😂. I’m sure you’ll find at least one new way to use your watch! Have fun! Tips for Using Apple Watch If you have any questions, let me know. Comments are welcome as well! Please share on your social media by using the buttons below. Thanks for stopping by! 👩🏻💻 Continue reading Apple Watch How To Videos
Why Use Apple Pay? I’ll start off by saying using Apple Pay, in my opinion, is an awesome feature on iPhones, Macs, and Apple Watch. I use Apple Pay regularly. It’s convenient and more secure. Once you add your cards, you’ll find them in your “Wallet” app. Many people don’t like to add credit cards to their devices, but in my opinion, this one is the best options to avoid having your credit card number stolen. I’m only writing this post to make you aware of options available to use on your device. Apple Pay can be used in many … Continue reading How to Use Apple Pay
Hey Siri, Turn On the Flashlight! Yes, you can have Siri turn on or off your flashlight on your iPhone. One of the most recent things I’ve found that Siri can do for me. Siri has gotten faster and more fun to use. You can use even more complex statements like, text mom I’ll be over around 9 tonight. Or call mom on speaker! You can use Siri to set alarms, appointments, even reminders, “remind me to get gas when I leave work”. How cool is that? Here’s a previous post on using location based reminders you might like as … Continue reading 3 Easy Tips Using Siri
Old Update Pulled In October, Apple pulled the 5.1 update because it was “bricking” watches. Bricking means your watch (can actually happen to any device) just stops working in the process of updating. It’s something only the Apple Store can resolve for you, which usually means they replace the device. Here’s the previous post on the 5.1 update Do Not Update Apple Watch New Update Available The new 5.1.1 update is ready and I updated last week! I searched and didn’t find any issues that were being reported. There were several bug fixes and the Walkie Talkie app has been tweaked … Continue reading New Apple Watch 5.1.1 Update
Apple has pulled the Watch OS 5.1 update. It is “bricking”, which means the watch will not work at all. You may have an update pending, but I would let it sit there and not update. This is just a quick post after seeing this on Twitter this morning. For more information, you can search the internet to see what is being said about the update. Have a great day! Debbie 👩🏻💻 Continue reading Do Not Update Apple Watch
Yes, I finally was able to purchase my watch at the Apple Store on Thursday. So I don’t have to wait until the end of the month! I’m still playing around with it and figuring out the new things watchOS 5 can do. I have had a several people reply to this post Help-Need Your Input! but I need more! Make sure to give me your input! Only 2 have said they have an Apple Watch. But this video may change your mind! Apple Watch 4 Stunt Fall First, don’t attempt these falls yourself if you own the watch. While I … Continue reading Apple Watch 4 Fall Detection
Would You Help A Blogger Out? I really need your help! Most of the posts I write about are typically based on iPhone 6, 7, and 8. Any S or plus version. The Apple Watch posts have been based on the series 0, 1, and 2. Recently, I’ve been posting about the new Apple Watch 4 and the new software iOS 12. What would really help me with what comes next on my blog is, knowing what YOU are using as your device on a regular basis. This will help me to research and write about information that will … Continue reading Help-Need Your Input!
Morning all! I’m trying to get back on track with posting. Work, studying, prepping for exams have had to take more of my time lately. But I’m off today and decided to get some writing done for my next few posts. Have you ever watched a video that shows the “unboxing” of a new device? I haven’t either!🤷🏻♀️ Well this one has changed my mind. What’s intriguing is it’s not all flashy, loud, and jumping all over the place. Plus, I’m sure he just saved me a ton of time trying to open the box when I finally get my … Continue reading Apple Watch 4 Unboxing
This is a screenshot from Apple’s website. I’ve been reading and listening to podcasts trying to get some more information about the newest watch. What’s New and Old The new watch series 4 has a new feature called Fall Detection. From the information available, a lot of testing went into this feature. It’s going to be very beneficial, especially for those who live in areas of snow and ice. Also for anyone who is prone to falling. This could be someone who is older or someone who may have other medical conditions that make them prone to falling. The series … Continue reading Apple Watch 4
Today’s post is about the new iPhones. One thing Apple does very well, is update their website! Here is a link to their site for you to read and watch the videos. Apple iPhones There is an option that you can do a side by side comparison of your current phone and a new iPhone. You can compare all the specs just by scrolling. Here is a link that compares the models. iPhone Comparisons I’ve heard a lot of hype about the MAX iPhone. Make sure if you choose to upgrade your phone, that you actually hold one in your … Continue reading New Apple iPhones
Image Credit: Pixaby Software Updates READ the Links Below Before Updating Well it’s been a very busy week for me and Apple! 😂 I’m still reading and watching videos to give you the most accurate information. I’ll be in training classes next week, but plan to update at night. Just to be sure you know how serious I am about updating, I will NOT update until Thursday!!! It will be soooooo hard, I mean really hard, but I’ll be searching the internet during breaks and reaching out to tech groups I follow to see if they have heard of any … Continue reading Software Updates for Apple
Lots of rumors going around and “leaks” of what’s coming from Apple tomorrow. My excitement is getting the best of me! 📱👩🏻💻⌚️🖥💻 However, I’ve learned not to believe it until I see it. If you would like to listen to the event, there are multiple ways. If you are on Twitter, search for Apple’s verified account and they will post a link there for you to click that you “like” the tweet and they’ll send you a link. Typically so many people are logging in, I usually have a couple alternatives. You can do a Google search, how to watch … Continue reading Tomorrow is the Day!
Image Credit:. Pixaby I know another Apple Watch post! However, it’s because the most anticipated new release this month with the event on 9/12/18 is Watch 4 with watchOS 5! One is in my future, but I wanted to make sure you have as much information as possible to make the best decision for you! Here is a link also that shows a comparison of the Apple Watch as it is today. Read carefully, as the differences impact the price and the functions. Apple Watch Comparison as of 9/9/18 Usually you think of a “complication” as a problem or something … Continue reading Apple Watch: What’s A Complication?
Have you wondered, how do I close those darn rings? The Stand ring has been one that’s hard for me to close since I have a full time desk job. But I still try to get up and stretch even if I can’t leave my desk to walk around a little. The name, Stand ring is a little misleading. It’s not just stand, it’s move around for 1 minute also. Help with What the Rings Mean Each ring is designed to really get you moving. Stand, Exercise, Move. They look really good when they are closed. Plus it’s motivating to see … Continue reading Close Your Rings!
Activity on your Apple Watch can do a lot more than you may think. Plus you have options when setting up the watch that you should review before exercising. Setting Up Your Apple Watch Don’t skip the most important step of calibrating your watch. Especially, if your main form of exercise is walking or running! I’ve included a link below from Apple which explains the steps better than I ever could. 😂 Heart Rate (HR) Monitor One of the most important functions of the watch is to monitor your heart rate. There are a few steps you need to take … Continue reading Apple Watch Activity