WatchOS 2.1 for Apple Watch Adds Languages
Apple today released watchOS 2.1 for the Apple Watch. The refreshed platform chiefly delivers a new set of languages, including Arabic, Czech, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Malay, Portugese, and Vietnamese. Accordingly, the platform gains right-to-left language support, and Siri is able to recognize and receive dictation in several of these languages. In addition to the new languages, watchOS 2.1 resolves a number of bugs, such as one plaguing the calendar and others impacting third-party apps. Apple's watchOS 2.1 system update is free to download and install through the owner's iPhone.
WatchOS 5 Drops Support for Original Apple Watch
Apple today detailed which of its smartwatch wearables will have access to watchOS 5, and the original Apple Watch is not among them. The new platform, which adds a wide number of new features, will be available to the Apple Watch Series 1, Series 2, and Series 3 w/LTE wearables.
WatchOS 5 Adds More Workouts, Social Challenges, Walkie-Talkie
Apple today provided a preview of watchOS 5 and it bolsters Apple's wearable with a wide range of new features. To start, the wearable now brings new social powers, allowing people to challenge one another to various workouts or simply closing rings.
Apple Releases WatchOS 4.0 for the Apple Watch
Apple today made watchOS 4.0 available to the Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2 wearables. The platform prioritizes the heart rate monitor.
WatchOS 2.0.1 Fixes Bugs
Apple today released watchOS 2.0.1 for the Apple Watch. The system update largely resolves bugs, such as those impacting calendar sync, battery performance, and system installs.