Apple Pulls First watchOS 5 Beta After Installation Issues

· Jim Tanous · News

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Did you try to update your Apple Watch to the watchOS 5 beta last night but couldn’t find any available updates? You’re not going crazy. Apple late Tuesday quietly pulled the first watchOS 5 beta as large numbers of users began to report installation issues.

WWDC 2018 Keynote Wrap Up - TMO Daily Observations 2018-06-04

· Jeff Gamet · The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast

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Dave Hamilton and Jeff Gamet share their reactions to the 2018 Worldwide Developer Conference keynote presentation where Apple showed off iOS 12, watchOS 5, tvOS 12, and macOS Mojave 10.14.

watchOS 4.3.1 Available with watchOS 1 Warnings

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

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Apple released watchOS 4.3.1 for the Apple Watch on Tuesday. The update is mostly bug fixes, and also adds a warning when users launch apps compiled for watchOS 1.

watchOS 4.3 Available with HomePod Controls, More

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

Apple Watch watchOS 4.3 update

Apple released watchOS 4.3 on Thursday with support for controlling HomePod playback and volume from your Apple Watch, as well as adding back the ability to control iPhone music playback from your wrist.

watchOS 4.3 Beta 5 Available for Developers

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

watchOS developer beta on Apple Watch

Along with iOS 11.3 developer beta 5, Apple released watchOS 4.3 beta 5 on Monday. The update is available only to registered Apple developer program members.

Apple Watch: How to Use Power Saving Mode During Workouts

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

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The Apple Watch has a built-in mode that’ll disable cellular functionality and the heart-rate sensor when you’re working out, meaning that you’ll get a big boost to your battery life. Today’s Quick Tip is all about how to enable this handy feature!

watchOS: How to Use "Answer on iPhone"

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Apple Watch apps at work

For today’s Quick Tip, we’re going to go over how to use the Apple Watch’s “Answer on iPhone” feature, which’ll let you put a caller on hold while you’re trying to find your larger device. In situations where you don’t wanna talk to your Watch, this is very handy!

Apple Rolls Out watchOS 4.2.2 Beta 2 for Developers

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

watchOS developer beta on Apple Watch

Along with iOS 11.2.5 developer beta 2, Apple released watchOS 4.2.2 beta for Apple Watch on Tuesday. The watchOS beta program is available only to Apple developer program members.