Apple Released iOS 8.2 With WatchKit SDK for Apple Watch Apps



Just released,  the first beta version of iOS 8.2 with a completely new application development tools Xcode 6.2. The latter now has support WatchKit SDK, which will allow developers to create applications for Apple Watch. A press release from the company Apple, which was sent today to developers, there is virtually no information about the innovations iOS 8.2. But there are a lot of interesting things about the application for Apple Watch. It turns out that there are three types of programs for smartchasov or rather three versions of their interaction with the user. The first – a fully native software with its interface and features.

Release notes:

iOS 8.2 lets you give Apple Watch users access to data and functionality related to your iOS app. The primary interface you can create is a Watch app, which gives users quick, focused ways to access their content without opening your iOS app on their iPhone.

Then come pages Glances, where you can place “card” with a short information. They will be flipping swipe left or right. Finally the third option – Alert with additional functions that require human action. For example, you can layknut photo to Instagram directly from the screen of hours. Such an application is actively being tested by developers of the popular social network.


Searched all the documentation to WatchSDK, we managed to find information about the screen resolution in Apple Watch. In the sale will get two models Apple Watch with different size and display resolution – 272 × 340 and 312 × 390 pixels. We are waiting for news from the developers who have already recently able to show us how to run their applications in the simulator smartch

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