The Apple Watch Series 9 and Apple Watch Ultra 2 bring the double-tap hand gesture to the forefront. Here's how to set up and use this feature on older watches.
The watchOS 9.6.1 release notes mention fixing a bug preventing Apple Watch apps from tracking symptoms that are indicative of Parkinson’s disease.
iOS 16.6 and other Apple updates bring security fixes for many vulnerabilities, including ones that have been actively exploited in the wild.
According to the iOS 16.5.1 release notes, the latest updates fix security issues in the kernel and WebKit that have been actively exploited in the wild.
Apple's release notes for watchOS 9.5.1 mention that the update includes unspecified security fixes and improvements for Apple Watch users.
Though omitted from the watchOS 9.5 release notes, Apple's simplified installation method for Apple Watch beta updates is also included in this update.
Apple has announced the release date for iOS 16.5 and watchOS 9.4: next week. iOS 16.5 and watchOS 9.5 are required for the new Pride Celebration watch face and iPhone wallpaper, but iOS 16.5 also has two new features.
watchOS 9.4 lets you declutter your Apple Watch's Home Screen by removing stock Apple apps you don't use, such as Find My, Heart Rate or Wallet.
Apple has fixed a bug in watchOS that cancels all your morning alarms if you've accidentally covered the Apple Watch display in a Sleep focus mode.
Battery performance of your 44mm Apple Watch Series 6 may improve or degrade as a result of a recalibration process present in the watchOS 9.4 software update.
Aside from the new Race Route and Automatic Track Detection features, watchOS 9.2 extends the Apple Watch Ultra's battery life in low-power mode to up to 17 hours.
In the months ahead of Halloween this year, we talked a bit about a project called Legizmo Kincaid by lunotech11 that could be used on jailbroken and non-jailbroken devices (the latter via TrollStore) to pair Apple Watches running newer versions of watchOS with older versions of iOS.