9 things you need to know about your new Apple Watch

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Business Insider / Matt Johnston

Did you get a new Apple Watch for the holidays?

It can be intimidating at first, right? Don't worry. You're not alone. There's a steep learning curve to the Apple Watch. In my experience, I've found it best to ignore most of the device's features and keep things simple.

To get you started, here are my top tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your new Apple Watch.