Apple previewed the new watchOS 2 update to its Apple Watch software today at WWDC. It gives developers the ability to build faster and more powerful apps natively on Apple Watch, and lets them take advantage of hardware features like the Digital Crown, Taptic Engine, heart rate sensor, accelerometer and microphone.
Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference will start on June 8 this year, and run through June 12. Per usual, the event will be held in San Francisco.
It remains to be seen just how popular Apple Watch will be, but there’s no question that that the era of wearables is here, and a lot of developers are rushing to get in the game and prepare for the next wave of devices. With these new screens comes new design and development challenges.
Amazon announced that it is expanding its mobile ads API to enable iOS developers to use interstitial and banner ads from the Amazon Mobile Ad Network in their apps. It already enabled developers on Android and Fire OS to do so.
Apple has just announced that its annual Worldwide Developers Conference will be available to stream online this year (or at least the keynote address). Apple has a history of streaming some major events and leaving us in the dark of others, so this is good news for those who want to see what Apple has… Continue reading The Keynote For Apple’s WWDC Will Be Streamed Live
By all accounts, the iPhone 5 is doing really well. The massive influx of iPhone 5 owners coupled with pre-existing iPhone owners upgrading to iOS 6 means that developers have to adapt to new rules when developing or upgrading apps. Apple held a long developer preview period for iOS 6 and are now doing the… Continue reading Apple Releases iOS 6.1 Beta To Developers
Any developers who are members of the Mac Developer Program and want to learn a little more about the next big version of the Mac operating system can now do so. Today, Apple released a developer preview of Mac OS X Lion through the Mac App Store. In the event you aren’t part of the… Continue reading Apple Unveils Developer Preview Of Mac OS X Lion
OfferMobi, a performance marketing network for mobile ad campaigns, has launched its Beta App Discovery Network. The Beta is open for developers to register today for 50 free installs of their iPhone and iPad apps. OfferMobi is also adding Android support later this quarter. OfferMobi says its App Discovery Network is aimed at helping developers… Continue reading OfferMobi Launches App Discovery Network