This fall Apple plans to introduce an all new version of watchOS, the operating system that runs on the Apple Watch. watchOS 4 is faster, more efficient, includes new tools for developers, and offers up some thoughtful interface refinements.
To get a glimpse of the new features you can expect to see on your Apple Watch when watchOS 4 launches this fall, check out our hands-on video.
Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. watchOS 4 brings a new Siri watch face that offers up dynamic, personalized information that changes based on the time of day. Siri can display weather info, calendar appointments, reminders, HomeKit controls, news alerts, and [...]
Among multiple software announcements that came out of WWDC last week, Apple unveiled details about watchOS 4, the newest operating system that will arrive on Apple Watch devices later this fall. As developers spend more time with the watchOS 4 beta, new surprises in the software become uncovered, and now MacRumors forum member mrToasty has come across a previously unseen birthday-related message that Apple has included in watchOS 4.
On your birthday, Apple will send a „Happy Birthday!“ notification to your Apple Watch, and when you tap on it your watch face will be showered with celebratory balloons. The addition looks visually similar to the [...]
Daring Fireball has shared the full video of „The Talk Show Live“ from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference this week.
Before a live audience at The California Theatre in San Jose, Apple senior executives Craig Federighi and Phil Schiller joined host John Gruber to reflect on the company’s announcements at its WWDC opening keynote on Monday, including several new Macs, macOS High Sierra, iOS 11, and HomePod.
The video, produced by Amy Jane Gruber and Paul Kafasis, is available on Vimeo and embedded below.
MacRumors has put together a WWDC 2017 roundup with the latest news and announcements from the conference.Related [...]
Apple has made it easier than ever for users to create custom watch faces on their Apple Watch in iOS 11, thanks to a new share sheet option within Photos on iPhone.
On the current operating systems for iPhone and Apple Watch, users can choose a „Photo“ watch face to add to their Apple Watch, but the only way to change the picture is to customize the face on the Apple Watch and swipe left and right through photos in a synced album. „Photo Album“ is also available, which automatically shuffles up which picture will appear on Apple Watch — again, within a selected album — each time the wrist is raised.
Now, Apple has added in a [...]