watchOS 2 + iOS 9 apps begin hitting the App Store ahead of tomorrow’s launch

iOS 9 preview

With both iOS 9 and watchOS 2 readied to be launched tomorrow, Apple has already started releasing third-party app updates that make use of the new features in each software upgrade. watchOS 2 for Apple Watch introduces indigenous apps that run faster as well as have access to sensors, and iOS 9 presents new split-screen multitasking as well as deeper Spotlight-integrated search abilities. There are some of the watchOS 2 as well as iOS 9 apps we’re currently beginning to see strike the App Store:

watchOS 2 third-party complicationsStar Walk 2 ($ 2.99) says it’s iOS 9 all set with variation 2.0. The brand-new app integrateds Limelight search “to find any sort of object in the app” so searching earths from the house screen ought to be much easier. On the iPad, Star Walk sustains Slide Over for seeing assisted apps as an overlay. For Apple Watch customers, Superstar Stroll 2 now shows up as a third-party complication (watch face widget) for examining each night’s daydreaming index.

PCalc ($ 9.99) now needs both iOS 9 and watchOS 2. Variation 3.5 includes split-screen multitasking on iPad and also an indigenous Apple Watch app to the iPhone variation. PCalc being indigenous on one’s guard implies using the calculator not needs sending out information back and also forth to the iPhone for each action makings it much faster and also all-natural.

The Weather Channel watchOS 2 complicationThe Weather condition Network (Free) has actually discussed exactly what’s coming up with their watchOS 2 app for Apple Watch. In addition to now being native and also featuring a brand-new house screen with per hour forecasts as well as computer animations, TWC’s Apple Watch app now showcases a watch face issue that presents the percent possibility of rain coming towards your present location. This difficulty goes an action even more and also looks in advance Two Days using watchOS 2’s brand-new Time Traveling feature to draw percent opportunity of rain in the forecast.

The Guardian (Free) already included both Slide Over as well as Split View multitasking on iPad along with an indigenous Apple Watch app. Spotlight search can draw tales from the app right from the residence display. The update additionally sustains iOS 9 Deep Linking and Universal Deep Linking for watching tales with Safari within the app.

A lot more iOS 9 and watchOS 2 apps will likely proceed rolling out on the App Store as Apple only began approving these apps for review late on Friday. Apple has already released performance updates to its iWork apps on iOS today most likely with iOS 9 compatibility in mind. Allow us understand in the remarks which apps you’ve uncovered that have actually been upgraded to take benefit of watchOS 2 and also iOS 9 below.


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