Apple allowing developers to adjust their apps to fit the Apple Watch

Apple allowing developers to adjust their apps to fit the Apple Watch
According to a report published on Friday, Apple is allowing some developers and companies to test their apps on the Apple Watch and make adjustments to them prior to the launch of the wearable device. The tests have taken place at Apple's HQ in Cupertino and some of the companies involved include BMW, Facebook and United Continental Holdings.

According to an unnamed source who was present for some of the testing, Apple goes out of its way to keep things secret, especially when it has non-Apple personnel in contact with a device that has yet to launch. The rooms had absolutely no internet connection and outside materials were not allowed in.

While Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that the Apple Watch won't be released before April, a media event is scheduled for Monday that will apparently focus on Apple's new timepiece. We should learn the answer to some unanswered questions such as the pricing for the mid-range and high-end models, actual battery life, and an official launch date.

source: Reuters

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7 Comments

1. Mxyzptlk unregistered

I'm allowing apple to take my monies now.

5. RajRicardo

Posts: 500; Member since: Feb 28, 2014

Since they already have your brain, taking your money is no biggie.

2. Tajiseo

Posts: 48; Member since: Mar 03, 2015

how is this any better than smartwatches that are out now?

4. arch_angel

Posts: 1651; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

its better at being ugly lol

7. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

3rd party applications will determine which is more useful/successful. If significantly more high quality applications are made for the Apple Watch (which I think will be the case), then it wins.

3. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2266; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

wanna see wankband and this in a battle off..

6. Planterz

Posts: 2120; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

Well f$%^ing duh... If they didn't then the iWatch would be an even bigger piece of iS#it that iDiots flocked over and threw money at.

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