Apple Watch Archive
September 24, 2019
Apple has released watchOS 6.1 developer beta 1. The new update comes right after watchOS 6 was released to the public last week. It is likely that Apple has a list of bug fixes and under-the-hood improvements, due to which they are already working on the 6.1 release.
July 23, 2019
Apple has released watchOS 5.3 with a fix for Walkie-Talkie security bug and ECG and irregular heart rhythm notifications support for Canada and Singapore. The update is available for Apple Watch Series 1 and later, as an over-the-air update.
July 17, 2019
Apple has released watchOS 5.3 beta 6 for developers. The new beta is available as an over-the-air update for Apple Watch Series 1 and above.
July 16, 2019
Apple has announced that it will be adding new diverse and inclusive emojis to iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple Watch and Mac, this fall. These emojis include a number of disability-themed emojis, animals emojis, food emojis and much more. In total, 59 new emojis will be making their way this fall to iOS 13, iPadOS, macOS Catalina and watchOS 6.
June 4, 2019
Apple announced watchOS 6 at WWDC 2019 with new health and fitness features, on-device App Store and a number of new watch faces. The inclusion of on-device App Store means that developers will be able to create apps that do not need an iPhone to install or work. The new update will be available for Apple Watch Series 1 and later models.
May 14, 2019
Apple has released a number of updates today in the form of watchOS 5.2.1, tvOS 12.3, Apple TV Software 7.3 and HomePod software 12.3. The updates are now available as over-the-air updates for Apple Watch, Apple TV and HomePod respectively. Here are all the new features and changes in these updates.
May 8, 2019
A list of new features that will ship with iOS 13, macOS 10.15 and watchOS 6 has been shared with Bloomberg, by sources close to the development of these operating systems at Apple. Some of the new highlighted features include new and upgrades apps for iOS, macOS and watchOS, dark mode for iOS, productivity related improvements to Safari and Files app on iOS, and much …
May 8, 2019
Apple has released watchOS 5.2.1 beta 5 for developers. The beta is available now to developers to install on Apple Watch Series 1 and above. This update contains under-the-hood changes as Apple has not even shared any release notes for it.
April 15, 2019
Apple has published new videos on YouTube which focus on privacy on iPhone and Apple Watch Series 4 customization. Two new Shot on iPhone XS videos were also released, one of which focuses on NHL stars, while the other one gives a glimpse into the Cuban surf community.
March 28, 2019
Apple has released watchOS 5.2 for Apple Watch, with ECG app and irregular rhythm notification expanded to 20 countries and regions. Apple has received the necessary approvals and clearances to market the Apple Watch with the ECG app feature, in these new locations. Along with the United States, ECG readings are now available in 23 countries and regions around the world.