Fascinating: this is how the Apple Watch tracks swimming

The Apple Watch can track your swims ever since the Series 2, but do you know how exactly is it able to do something so complex?
Tracking things like running is not that hard: after all, you are outdoors and you have GPS coordinates that a device can easily track, but what about those times when you under the water? That definitely makes things more complex. And if you thought that swim tracking is easy, think again: PopSci has spoken with Apple executives in a deep dive that explains the different technologies that make this feature possible. …


Huawei Fit gets ready for summer with new swimming features


Is there a season of the year wearable manufacturers look forward to more than summer? After all, with products designed to follow you around on all your adventures, keeping you in touch with the world while they simultaneously record fitness stats for any activity you’re engaged in, this is prime season for smart wearables to show us everything they can do. While you may use yours to track your heart rate, measure distance jogged, or help you follow your route on a bike ride, today we’re talking about getting wet, as Huawei announces new tracking features for the Huawei Fit that are all focused …

TV ad for LG G6 has the new flagship swimming with the fishies

Many of you know that when someone is said to be “swimming with the fishies,” it means that the person has been murdered. More specifically, the murder usually resulted from an execution. LG has just released a new ad for the LG G6 that shows the phone swimming with the fishies, perhaps signifying the manufacturer’s decision to kill off the modular build attempted with last year’s LG G5. Once Motorola and Lenovo launched the Moto Z line, LG could easily see the error of its ways.

But we’re pretty sure that there was no such symbolism in the commercial. Actually, the spot is showing …