Watch Apps

You Can Now Control Your Volvo Car with Apple Watch

Earlier this month, German car maker Volkswagen announced the launch of its all new Apple Watch app and today, Volvo has unveiled an updated version of its Volvo On Call smart app with Apple Watch support, which allows Volvo owners to control settings, lock/unlock, locate and utilise many other Volvo services straight from their wrist. The updated Volvo...

Apple Pulls ‘The Whole Pantry’ Watch App from the App Store

Amid allegations that the app’s developer Belle Gibson has committed fraud, Apple has removed the award winning healthy eating app 'The Whole Pantry’ from the App Store as well as from the featured Apple Watch apps page, The Sydney Morning Herald is reporting (via MacRumors). The publication notes that Gibson has been accused of making false claims...

Apple Asks Developers Not to Reveal their Watch Apps Before the Event

According to a number of high-profile developers, Apple has asked all those who attended its secretive app development workshops in Cupertino during the past couple of months, to hold off on revealing details about their Watch Apps until after the upcoming “Spring Forward” event, 9to5Mac reports.  "Apple asking developers to hold off on their announcements represents another...

‘WatchKit’ Supports Third-Party Apps, Partnerships include BMW, Nike & More

Powered by its special developer program ‘WatchKit’, Apple has announced support for third-party watch apps for its all new Apple Watch right from the start, while reeling off a long list of third-party partnerships to begin with, which include the likes of BMW, Nike, MLB and American Airlines, in addition to Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and more. During the...