WatchKit

Programmer Says WatchKit Needs to be Discontinued and Replaced

Programmer and podcaster Marco Arment has recently shared his thoughts regarding the current state of Apple’s WatchKit, complaining how the development kit only allows him to create “baby" apps. He argues that unlike on iOS, Apple doesn’t give app developers access to the same watchOS frameworks that they use on Apple Watch. Arment says that Apple only allows developers to use WatchKit,...

Check Out These 11 Things About How the Apple Watch Works

The folks over at The Verge have dug up a handful of things, 11 to be exact, which give a pretty good idea on how the Apple Watch will work. By going through all of Apple's publicly-released documentation and watching the WatchKit introduction video, the source has compiled a list of all the stuff they have...

Apple’s New ‘WatchKit’ SDK Coming to Developers in November

Apple has today announced that the ‘WatchKit' SDK will be made available to developers in November, “just in time for app creation and testing before Apple Watch hardware debuts early next year”. Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage earlier today at the special media event, highlighting how the WatchKit for creating apps is tailored for the upcoming...

‘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...