Mar 23

MacRumors Reviews Nothing Launches $149 Ear (2) Wireless Earbuds

  • Nothing today announced the launch of its second-generation wireless earbuds, the Nothing Ear (2), which offer many of the same features as Apple's AirPods Pro 2 at a lower price point.
  • MacRumors' went hands-on with the Ear (2) earbuds to see whether they're a viable alternative to the ‌AirPods Pro‌ 2 for those who want to save some cash.
  • The Nothing Ear (2) earbuds are priced at $149, and they are available for purchase from the Nothing website starting today.
Mar 21

Google Says Late Pixel Watch Alarms Will Be Fixed “In The Coming Weeks”

  • What good is a watch that can't help you keep track of the time? That's a problem the Pixel Watch has been facing recently, with reports of the watch missing alarm times. 
  • Google says it has the problem nailed down, though, and that a fix will be out eventually.
  • Google doesn't explain what the problem is, but it's most likely related to Android's power-saving "Doze" functionality.
Mar 17

Study: Apple Watch Could Help Predict Pain Among Sickle Cell Disease Sufferers

  • A study of suffers of sickle cell disease admitted to the Duke University SCD Day Hospital has found that an Apple Watch can be used to help predict pain.
  • The people were given an Apple Watch Series 3 to wear during their stay at the hospital with the study using its sensors to collect data including heart rates, heart rate variability, and heart rate variability.
Mar 16

ChatGPT Lands On The Apple Watch, Sort Of

  • Just a few months after its integration into Bing, ChatGPT has made the leap to iOS as a third-party app exclusively for the Apple Watch.
  • It’s Called Petey - AI Assistant and it was created by developer Hidde van de Ploeg.
  • You open the app, ask it a question and it answers in just a few seconds via Text to Speech.
  • To continue an inquiry, you swipe down on the watch face, then tap Reply. 
Mar 07

Nothing Ear (2) earbuds set to launch March 22

  • The second-generation Nothing Ear (2) earbuds will launch on March 22 as the company confirmed an upcoming unveiling.
  • No further information was shared beyond a cryptic image featuring a rhinoceros beetle and what appears to be a transparent case for the Bluetooth earbuds.
  • A previous leak suggests the design is set to remain identical to the Ear (1), but with some minor tweaks to refine the Nothing Ear (2) fit and finish.