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Apple on Monday seeded the second betas of iOS 11.4, tvOS 11.4 and watchOS 4.3.1 to developers. Registered developers can download the new betas through Apple’s dev center, or they can be installed using each platform’s respective OTA updating mechanism.
watchOS 4.3 reinstated the ability to browse and control music on your paired iPhone, enabled new features like portrait Nightstand mode, squashed several bugs and fixed more than a dozen vulnerabilities.
The Spotify app for Apple Watch could be unveiled at WWDC 2018, in June. The app would take advantage of a new watchOS 5 framework called StreamKit, allowing cellular Apple Watch models to stream music and receive notifications from third-party apps independently of their paired iPhone.
Apple on Friday seeded the sixth beta of watchOS 4.3 to developers. Those in the developer program with the proper configuration profile can install the update over-the-air by navigating to the Software Update tab in the Apple Watch iPhone app.
As the watch industry gears up for the Baselworld 2018 trade show next week, Google has announced a new name for its Android-powered operating system for wearable devices, which shall be henceforth called “Wear OS by Google”.
Your Apple Watch dock puts your favorite and most used apps at the ready. You can easily select which apps you’d like to see in your Dock, remove individual apps from it or adjust how your items are arranged in the Dock.
Apple on Monday seeded the fifth beta of watchOS 4.3 to developers. Registered developers with the proper configuration profile can install the update over-the-air by navigating to the Software Update tab in the Apple Watch iPhone app.