Apple Look gross sales predicted to retain dominating watch class with forty% amplify in 2019

We’re not going to get a specific breakdown of how well Apple Watches are selling tomorrow when the company unveils its latest quarterly earnings results. However, analysts from UBS are out with an estimate of how well Apple’s signature wearable is selling (narrator: “like hotcakes”), in addition to hazarding a prediction about Apple Watch revenue…

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After canceling ‘Rift 2’ overhaul, Oculus plans a modest update to flagship VR headset

Facebook’s virtual reality arm may soon find itself in the unfamiliar position of playing catch-up with hardware competitors. Last week, TechCrunch reported that Oculus co-founder Brendan Iribe had decided to leave Facebook partially due to his “fundamentally different views on the future of Oculus” and decisions surrounding the cancellation of a next-generation “Rift 2” project.…

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Helium implicated in queer iPhone malfunctions

Enlarge / Helium-filled balloons. Reddit user harritaco discovered something rather unusual about the iOS devices used at their place of work. iPhones and Apple Watches stopped working unexpectedly, completely locking up and recovering only days later, sometimes suffering long-term harm. The failures appeared to coincide with the installation of a new MRI (magnetic resonance imaging)…

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