Apple Watch Archive
February 5, 2019
Apple has released watchOS 5.2 beta 2, for Apple Watch Series 1 and above. The update is not accompanied with any release notes so it is expected that the changes are bug fixes or under-the-hood updates aimed at developers.
January 23, 2019
Apple has released tvOS 12.1.2 and watchOS 5.1.3 updates with minor bug fixes and performance improvements. The updates are now available over-the-air for Apple TV and Apple Watch users.
January 7, 2019
Apple has released watchOS 5.1.3 beta 3 to developers. The build does not come with any new features so it likely has just bug fixes and improvements. The update is available over-the-air for users who have the developer profile installed on their Apple Watch.
December 7, 2018
Apple has released watchOS 5.1.2 with the much-awaited ECG app for Apple Watch Series 4, and Irregular Rhythm Notification for Apple Watch Series 1 and above. This fulfills Apple’s promise of making Apple Watch Series 4 the first mainstream consumer product with electrocardiogram reading capability, which can be used by a doctor for diagnosis.
December 6, 2018
Apple has released an update to Siri Shortcuts app for iOS. Version 2.1.2 of the app gets support for new and updated actions which include Post to Tumblr and Get Time Between Dates. The release also includes a bunch of bug fixes, which is good to see as it cements Apple’s dedication in improving the Shortcuts app. On the wearable side of things, watchOS 5.1.2 with …
November 16, 2018
Apple has released the watchOS 5.1.2 beta 2 for all compatible Apple Watch models. The beta is available as an OTA update for users who already have the developer profile installed.
November 14, 2018
Spotify’s Apple Watch app is finally making its way to all users. After some time in beta testing, and many years of customer requests, Spotify’s app will finally be available for Apple Watch users, allowing them to control their music right from their wrist. The app supports basic features like music playback, speaker output control, shuffle, recently played listing and more.
November 6, 2018
Apple has released watchOS 5.1.1 as a fix for the bricking issue that was reported by a number of Apple Watch Series 4 owners, after updating to watchOS 5.1 last week. Apple had rolled back the update after the issue was reported on various forums and social media websites. The bricking issue meant that affected watches would get stuck at the Apple logo and the …
October 31, 2018
Apple has released watchOS 5.1, macOS Mojave 10.14.1 and tvOS 12.1 updates to users. The updates are now available as over-the-air updates for all compatible Apple Watch, Mac and Apple TV models, respectively. Here is everything new in these updates and how you can get them on your devices.
October 31, 2018
One of the most amazing features in Apple Watch Series 4 is undeniably the ability to take Electrocardiogram (ECG) right from the wrist. This feature has the potential to save lives. However, as with all medical equipment and technology, approvals from regional health authorities are required. So far, Apple only has regulatory approval from the FDA in the United States.