iOS 8.2

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iOS 8.2 Articles

Apple Watch Companion App Revealed in New Screenshots From iOS 8.2

Friday March 13, 2015 10:40 am PDT by
iOS developer Hamza Sood has shared further screenshots of the official Apple Watch app on iOS 8.2, providing a closer look at what the companion software looks like after pairing an Apple Watch. In particular, the screenshots reveal an Apple Watch setting menu for configuring the app layout, notifications, glances, brightness and text size, sounds and haptics, individual apps, internal options,...

'Activity' Companion App for Apple Watch Found Hidden in iOS 8.2

Friday March 13, 2015 6:49 am PDT by
iOS developer Hamza Sood has tweeted a series of screenshots from iOS 8.2 that provide a closer look at the upcoming "Activity" companion app for Apple Watch previewed on the Apple Watch microsite. Activity does not show up on iPhone until an Apple Watch is paired with the device, at which point the app provides a comprehensive overview of your daily activity and workout history. So the Fitness ...

Apple to Release iOS 8.2 Today With Support for Upcoming Apple Watch [Update: Out Now]

Monday March 9, 2015 11:24 am PDT by
During its big "Spring Forward" Apple Watch event, Apple announced that it will release iOS 8.2 to the public today, with support for the upcoming Apple Watch and a range of bug fixes. iOS 8.2 was first seeded to developers along with the WatchKit SDK back in November, allowing them to begin preparing apps for the device. iOS 8.2 is available today as an over-the-air download. Apple is...

iOS 8.2 to Launch Next Week as Final Beta Seeded to Employees and Carrier Partners

Thursday March 5, 2015 6:09 am PST by
After initially reporting that iOS 8.2 would be released to the public this week, BGR now claims that the upcoming software update will arrive next week as Apple decided to seed one last beta to employees and carrier partners for testing. The final GM carries a build number of 12D508 and includes Health app improvements, stability enhancements and bug fixes. While the initial report was...

iOS 8.2 Could See Public Release Next Week, Two More Betas of iOS 8.3 to Come

Friday February 27, 2015 8:23 am PST by
Apple may be planning to release iOS 8.2 to the public as early as next Monday, reports BGR. iOS 8.2 has been in testing since November and notably contains support for the Apple Watch. The March release date has been rumored for several weeks now, but earlier information pointed towards a launch a bit later in the month, possibly during the second week of March. A Monday, March 2 release date ...

iOS 8.2 May Be Released in March, Ahead of April Apple Watch Launch

Tuesday February 3, 2015 8:42 am PST by
Apple's next major iOS update, iOS 8.2, includes the WatchKit API and support for the Apple Watch, so it's been widely assumed that the software will launch alongside the device. According to sources that spoke to BGR, iOS 8.2 may not be released at the same time as the Apple Watch after all, coming instead in March. An unspecified March release date means the software could come just a week...

Apple Seeds Fifth iOS 8.2 Beta to Developers

Monday February 2, 2015 9:02 am PST by
Apple today seeded the fifth beta of iOS 8.2 to developers, three weeks after seeding the fourth beta and almost three months after releasing the first iOS 8.2 beta. The beta, build 12D5480a, is available immediately to registered developers as an over-the-air update and it can also be downloaded from the iOS Developer Center. Today’s update also includes Xcode 6.2 beta 5 with WatchKit. ...

Work Continues on iOS 8.1.3 With Retail Employees Receiving Second Beta Seed

Friday January 16, 2015 10:30 am PST by
Apple is continuing its behind-the-scenes work on the upcoming iOS 8.1.3 update, and as of yesterday, retail employees that have been testing the software received a second iOS 8.1.3 beta, build 12B466, which is six builds newer than the previous seed they received on Wednesday, January 7. Last week, we speculated that the iOS 8.1.3 beta was close to release due to the fact that it was shared...

Apple Seeds Fourth iOS 8.2 Beta to Developers

Monday January 12, 2015 9:00 am PST by
Apple today seeded the fourth beta of iOS 8.2 to developers, nearly a month after seeding the third beta and more than two months after releasing the first iOS 8.2 beta. The beta, build 12D5461b, is available immediately to registered developers as an over-the-air update and it can also be downloaded from the iOS Developer Center. Today's update also includes Xcode 6.2 beta 4 with WatchKit. ...

Minor iOS 8.1.3 Update Likely Coming Next Week [Updated]

Friday January 9, 2015 11:12 am PST by
In mid-December, we reported that Apple was working on a minor iOS 8.1.3 update as developers test iOS 8.2, and it appears that the iOS 8.1.3 update could be close to seeing a public release. According to BGR's sources, Apple is planning on debuting an iOS 8 software update "sometime in the next week" and while the site cannot confirm whether it's a new beta or a public release, our own data...

Apple Seeds Third iOS 8.2 Beta to Developers

Thursday December 18, 2014 8:51 am PST by
Apple today seeded the third beta of iOS 8.2 to developers, just over a week after seeding the second beta and one month after releasing the first iOS 8.2 beta. The beta, Build 12D5452a, is available immediately to registered developers as an over-the-air update and it can also be downloaded from the iOS Developer Center. Today's update also includes Xcode 6.2 beta 3 with WatchKit....

Apple Seeds Second iOS 8.2 Beta to Developers

Wednesday December 10, 2014 8:52 am PST by
Apple today seeded the second beta of iOS 8.2 to developers, approximately three weeks after releasing the first iOS 8.2 beta. The beta, build 12D445d, is available immediately to registered developers as an over-the-air update and it can also be downloaded from the iOS Developer Center. Today's update also includes Xcode 6.2 beta 2 with WatchKit. According to the release notes, iOS 8.2...

Apple Seeds iOS 8.2 With WatchKit SDK for Apple Watch Apps to Developers

Tuesday November 18, 2014 9:44 am PST by
Apple today announced that its set of WatchKit development tools are now available for developers, allowing them to begin creating apps and software for the company's upcoming Apple Watch."Apple Watch is our most personal device ever, and WatchKit provides the incredible iOS developer community with the tools they need to create exciting new experiences right on your wrist," said Philip Schiller, ...