How to Turn Off Activity Sharing Notifications on the Apple Watch

The Activity circles and awards on your Apple Watch can be a great motivation to be active everyday. It’s rewarding to close those circles, and can be something that you work toward everyday in an effort to stay healthy. One additional way that you can use this feature is by sharing your activity information with […]

How to Use the Flashlight on the Apple Watch

Your iPhone has a flashlight that you can use by swiping up from the bottom of your screen and tapping a button. The iPhone’s flashlight is then enabled by turning on the camera flash on the back of the device. Your Apple Watch has a flashlight, too, even though it doesn’t have a camera or […]

How to Stop Launching Audio Apps Automatically on Apple Watch

There is a lot of interaction that occurs between the apps you use on your iPhone and your Apple Watch. Some of this interaction is welcome, and provides some additional functionality of convenience. But some of these settings, such as how the Apple Watch will automatically bring up a “Now Playing” screen when you are […]

How to Change Your Apple Watch Name

The electronic devices that you have which are able to communicate with networks and other devices typically have a name attached to them. This helps to identify them when you need to set up certain connections, plus it helps you to quickly identify a device in situations where you need to do so. Your Apple […]

How to Remove Something from the Apple Watch Dock

There is an app screen on the Apple Watch that you can access by pressing the crown button on the side of the watch. This allows you to open any app that is currently installed on the device. But that app screen can fill up pretty quickly, and it can be difficult to find and […]

How to Turn Off Zoom on the Apple Watch

Small devices like smartphones and digital watches have small screens that display all kinds of information. While these screens have been getting crisper and easier to read over the years, they are still quite small, which can be difficult for some people to read. One way around this is to use the “Zoom” feature that […]

How to Show Different Workout Metrics on the Apple Watch

The Workout app on your Apple Watch is a great way to track your activity and measure your performance when performing certain types of exercise. For example, if you’re training for a marathon by running outdoors, then you might be interested in using the Outdoor Run workout and keeping an eye on your average pace. […]

How to Pause Runs Automatically on an Apple Watch

When you are running outside, either around your home or in a city, it’s very likely that you will need to cross a street at some point, or wait for a car to pass. But if a main focus of your running workout is your pace and your time, then those few seconds that you […]

How to Turn off All Sound on the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch has a bright, crisp screen that can display images and make text easy to read. But if can also play sounds, such as alerts that indicate the arrival or a new text message or a phone call. This is helpful if you rely on those sounds to notify you of certain things, […]

How to Limit the Amount of Music on Your Apple Watch

While the Apple Watch doesn’t have all of the same capabilities as an iPhone, there are a lot of tasks that you perform on the phone that can also be managed from the watch. One such task that you can use the Apple Watch 2 for is putting songs directly on the watch so that […]