Tuesday, August 18, 2015

With the advancement and new features of the watch OS2, different apps can now combine well with Apple Watch. The three primary ways, through which people can interact with an app on apple watch are- by viewing different notifications, accessing information in one glance and interacting with the app itself.

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Monday, August 17, 2015

HealthKit is a framework introduced in iOS 8 that provides a centralized, user coordinated and secure datastore for health and fitness related information. The HealthKit datastore is shared among apps so that they can access health and fitness related data.

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Thursday, June 11, 2015

Using only an iPhone, enterprise developers who are already familiar with JavaScript can now quickly and easily build prototype apps for the Apple Watch using a free app called WatchBench from Alpha Software.

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Crittercism, a leader of the growing app economy, today announced the Crittercism iOS SDK 5.2.0 supports Apple Watch. Now, Crittercism customers can ensure their Apple Watch apps will provide a stable, fast, and engaging user experience – delivering the same levels of quality users have grown accustomed to on their smartphones and tablets.

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This week Apple wrapped it’s keynote at WWDC, their annual developer event, and it’s clear from the numbers that the app ecosystem continues to grow at an incredible pace with 100,000,000 apps downloaded, and 850 downloads a second via the app store.

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Tuesday, June 09, 2015

The big news at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference always revolves around new apps and updated operating systems. This year’s event marked a completely different turning point for Apple: women took the stage during a keynote presentation.

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Monday, June 08, 2015

Attendees registering for Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference are being given a familiar jacket with a new flourish: text set in the company’s new internally created San Francisco font, along with a clever reference to Apple’s recently released Swift language.

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Thursday, May 21, 2015

Got an idea for an Apple Watch app? Now you can make your own no-fuss, interactive prototype—no device, no downloads and no coding knowledge required. ThinkApps launched a free online tool Tuesday that lets users throw together a working concept, complete with glances and notifications, using drag and drop.

prototype your Apple Watch app in 10 minutes

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Monday, April 20, 2015

Apple opened pre-sales for the Apple Watch last week which created some exciting buzz around the Bay and especially around the office. As a result, I put my SKPokemon project temporarily on the disabled list.

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WWDC, or the Worldwide Developers’ Conference, is one of the highlights of Apple’s yearly calendar. It’s a big annual get-together for the company’s software partners (not to mention representatives of the world’s media), and always sees Apple unveil a range of new products, traditionally a new version of iOS and OS X in addition to new hardware including new Macs and maybe also new iPads.

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Monday, April 06, 2015

If you don’t have physical accessories, use HomeKit Accessory Simulator to simulate accessories in a home. Each simulated accessory has services with characteristics that you can control from your app. Your app creates the objects and relationships that are stored in the HomeKit database. It creates the home layout, adds new accessories to the home in the simulated environment, and adds the accessories to rooms in a home.

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Thursday, March 05, 2015

The highly anticipated Apple Watch opens up a rare opportunity to be one of the first developers on a new platform that is almost guaranteed to be a hit with consumers. Apple has recently released the WatchKit Beta, allowing developers to start making apps before the official hardware is released. One of the key features of WatchKit at the moment is its dependence on the host iOS app to do most of the data processing work.

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Back in early 2014 I had an opportunity to work on my first hardware project that went into production. The project was incredibly interesting. All of a sudden I had to build an app that interfaced with a piece of hardware that triggered set events. Those events would be customizable through the app.

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Friday, February 20, 2015

Apple Pay is an easy, secure, and private way to make payments on iOS devices. When purchasing physical goods and services in apps, people can use Apple Pay to quickly and securely provide their contact, shipping, and payment information.

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

iOS 8 Day by Day is a free book by shinobicontrols iOS evangelist Sam Davies made of 39 short chapters that highlight the key features of iOS 8. Each chapter comes with an Xcode project demonstrating how to use the corresponding feature, either through a standalone app or a playground. The book is aimed at developers who already know the basics of iOS programming in Objective-C and Swift.

Read more www.infoq.com

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Inspired by the retro Casio calculator watches from back in the day and Apple’s calculator widget on Yosemite, I decided to create my first Apple Watch app. Creating a calculator for the anticipated gadget has been perfect to get familiar with the new Apple Watch SDK. I have tried to keep this tutorial as easy as possible so you can follow along.

casio calculator Apple WATCH watchkit demo code XCode

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Wire framing is a very important first step for any design process. A wire frame is an illustration of elements and structure of a website or an application to be designed it helps to understand the functionality of a design.The wire framing process is a bit time consuming but it is very effective to understand the hierarchy of the project before you dig into the design process.

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Saturday, June 22, 2013

Apple is widely known for keeping a tight grip on iOS, disallowing open-source and third-party downloads. While there are many reasons for this, the three most frequently referenced are quality control, malware prevention, and of course—money.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Designing a mobile app can seem simple when you are sketching it out on the whiteboard. But when you actually sit down in your developer environment and get cracking, turning your ideas into reality is not always so easy. That’s only the beginning, of course.

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

Using a Pinoccio board — a web-ready microcontroller complete with WiFi and built-in radio — and a Pololu 3pi — an adorable little two-wheeled robot that is connected to a programmable microcontroller — the folks at Pinoccio have created the Web Rover, a system that allows you to control the 3pi robot over the web.

pinorover robot internet controlled iOS6 iPhone 5

Read more www.geek.com