The Beddit Watch app uses new features in watchOS 2 to create an enhanced sleep and nap experience using the Digital Crown
and Accelerometer on Apple Watch.
Apple's digital crown
feature is what sets it apart from competition; the idea of interaction with the watch without touching the screen lets users make use of the tiny display effectively.
It has a digital crown
as well as a rotating bezel to open different apps and features.
Use the Apple Watch dial, known as the digital crown
, to zoom in on a map or scroll down text.
Apple Watch introduces revolutionary technologies including the Digital Crown
The following (long) list names the different ways to work with the new watch; first is the Short look, Long look, Glances, Notification Actions, Vertical swipes, Horizontal swipes, Edge swipes, Taps, "Taptic Engine" haptic feedback, Siri, Force Touch, Digital Crown
Scrolling, Digital Crown
button, Single-click the side button to open Friends app and finally the Double-click the side button to use Apple Pay by having the watch scanned by an NFC reader.
the digital crown
was innovative though we're yet to see how it works.
The Apple Watch was described as a comprehensive health and fitness interface, and the traditional watch crown, which Apple calls the Digital Crown
, is used to control the interface.
Users will navigate the interface using a traditional looking side-winder, called a Digital Crown
, instead of Apple's favoured pinch-to-display technology made famous by the iPhone.
The digital crown
on the side of the watch interfaces with the watch and scrolls through the lists, just like the clickwheel on the first iPod.
It has a different set of input mechanisms -- there's the digital crown
, a knob used for scrolling and zooming, and a touch screen that can be pressed down harder for extra options.
The Apple Watch is a miniature computer worn around a person's wrist, with a touch screen and a so-called digital crown
for navigating the device.