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There are now over 6,000 Apple Watch apps

There are now over 6,000 apps available for Apple Watch — double the number that launched with the device back in April. According to data provided to Today’s iPhone by App Store analytics firm App Annie, as of Monday the number of apps available for Apple’s new wearable stood at 6,352 — a 108% increase since the Apple Watch’s debut — with more…

Apple seeds new iOS 8.4 beta ahead of late June release

While having just unveiled iOS 9 and providing a beta to developers on Monday, Apple has just released a new beta of iOS 8.4. For developers, this is the fourth beta of this version that has been available. Users on the public beta program will see this as their third beta release. The iOS 8.4 update’s focus, besides on a few small improvements, is a…

Video: Top 9 features in iOS 9

Just yesterday, Apple unveiled iOS 9 — the next major update to its iPhone and iPad operating system. As you might expect, it comes with a whole host of changes, large and small, to further enhance the user experience. While there was a lot to take in during the iOS portion of the WWDC keynote, Marco Hanna of sister site PhoneDog has fittingly pulled…

Apple Design Awards 2015: The winners

At WWDC yesterday, Apple announced the winners of its prestigious Apple Design Awards for 2015. Recognizing apps that “reflect the best in design, innovation, and technology on iOS, OS X, and watchOS” Apple’s ADAs serve to highlight the best of the best in App Store and Mac App Store and show off apps that best demonstrate what Apple’s platforms are…

Apple still negotiating streaming music deals for Apple Music

Even after officially unveiling Apple Music during its WWDC keynote yesterday, Apple is still said to be negotiating music deals for the streaming music service. It was previously reported that Apple was trying to secure deals ahead of Monday’s introduction, but sources tell Bloomberg that talks are still ongoing in order to secure music licenses. The…

watchOS 2 for Apple Watch previewed at WWDC

One of the big releases at WWDC was the announcement of watchOS. While the Apple Watch initially allowed for developers to add glances and notifications, there was no support for native applications. That has since changed with the announcement of watchOS 2. Below is an outline of some of the improvements coming to Apple Watch by means of watchOS…

iOS 9 features hidden iCloud Drive app

Apple took wraps off its next major version of iOS at WWDC this morning. The update brings a plethora of fixes, enhancements and improvements and, like every year, Apple only highlighted a few such changes during its keynote. One significant addition in iOS 9 uncovered in the first beta release is the presence of a dedicated iCloud Drive app. What’s more…

Apple’s new Android app will make it easier than ever to switch to iOS

Apple wants to make it easy for you to ditch your Android phone for an iPhone. So much so that the company is releasing an Android app to aid switchers. Included on the iOS 9 pages of Apple’s site (but not mentioned at the WWDC keynote this morning) is a new Android app called ‘Move to iOS’. As the name suggests, it helps Android users make the switch to…

Apple posts WWDC keynote for your (re-)viewing pleasure

Apple has posted its WWDC opening keynote online for viewers to stream. If you didn’t catch the event live, you can now head to Apple’s website to watch the 2 hour plus talk (or if you want to watch it a second time, there’ll be no judgement here). A higher quality version of the video should be made available to download soon via the Apple Keynotes…