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Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

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Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

 

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Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

The 3 editions of the Apple Watch

The watch comes in three incredibly sexy collections:   1. Apple Watch Sport: Made of aluminum, ($449 CAD and $519 CAD)   2. Apple Watch: Made of stainless steel, (from $699 CAD to $1,149 CAD)   3. Apple Watch Edition: Cases made from 18-Karat solid gold, bands and buckles are also made from solid gold (from $13,000 CAD)   READ MORE: How to cross the globe like a DJ

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: 'Tap' Notifications

Be alerted when you receive a notification with a gentle tap by the Taptic Engine.   READ MORE: A stylish trip to Copenhagen

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Uber

You can hail an Uber ride directly from your watch.   READ MORE: The coolest Instagrams from Fashion Month

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Reminders

Get timely activity reminders and progress updates throughout the day.   READ MORE: 10 ways to wear white this spring

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Siri

Raise your wrist and say “Hey Siri” to do all kinds of neat things with Apple Watch.   READ MORE: Meghan Trainor is nobody's poster girl

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Fitness

Track your fitness using the Workout app. Monitoring your heart rate and track calories burned.   READ MORE: The best street style from Paris Fashion Week

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Instagram

Instagram will let you scroll through your feed using the watch’s “digital crown.”   READ MORE: Our top looks from Saint Laurent Fall 2015

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: iPhone notifications

Apple Watch will receive any notification users receive on iPhones, including social media, sports scores, breaking news.   READ MORE: The 20 best Instagrams from Paris Fashion Week

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Now Playing

Control your music using Now Playing. Apple Watch has 2GB storage for playing music without an iPhone.   READ MORE: How to dj your way across the globe

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Glances

Get quick summaries of the information you use most using Glances, by swiping up. The watch vibrates when a new notification comes in.   READ MORE: 10 new ways to wear white for spring

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Accept or decline calls

Accept or decline calls straight from your wrist. "I've been wanting to do this since I was 5 years old, the day is finally here," Cook said about the watch's ability to make and receive phone calls.   READ MORE: The return of retro menswear

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Passport

Pull your boarding pass from Passbook when you’re near the airport. Your watch is your passport.   READ MORE: 10 of the best luxury luggage sets

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Apple Pay

This is a feature not yet available in Canada, but fingers crossed, we hope coming soon. Purchase items using Apple Pay, linking your payment information with the Apple Watch.   READ MORE: The best street style from Milan Fashion Week

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Hotel check-in

Check into your hotel and unlock your room using the SPG app.   READ MORE: Instagrams from Fashion Month we can't stop talking about

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com

Wearable tech: 14 amazingly cool things you can do with the new Apple Watch

What the Apple Watch can do: Tell time

...of course.   READ MORE: The one piece you need for Fall 2015

By: Steven Kawalit Source: Courtesy of Apple Credits: ELLECanada.com
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