In San Francisco, Apple opened up the World Wide Developers Conference 2015 with a kuso video. With over 1000 attendees from more than 70 countries over world, this unprecedented size conference can be rated as the biggest-ever gatherings of Apple engineers.
As usual the WWDC focus on the new operating system, apple updates the three systems in the conference: OS X, iOS and watch OS. By contrast, the watch OS is of special concern due its high awareness.
Apple Watch has the new system, watch OS 2.0
Although on sale less than two months, Apple launched new watch OS 2. The new OS brings more native Apps and new features to make your watch more splendid. “More faces and features for an even more personal experience.” Coming This Fall!
Native Applications for Apple Watch
The most important improvement, really useful applications have finally come. It will improve Apple Watch’s user experience in nature. Users will enjoy better performance.
In Watch OS 1.0, the thousands of applications can not run independently on the watch, they must rely on iPhone. Currently all application calculations need to complete on the iPhone and then transmit to the watch through Bluetooth. But since system OS 2.0, the developers can separately develop its own apps, no more the iPhone accessories, which are faster and more powerful. It is said that current users are able to upgrade the applications to version 2.0 directly; the original code just need improve slightly.
New Watch Faces.
The new watch faces look and work exactly as you like. Uses can choose the favorite photos or even entire albums as your watch faces. In addition, it also allows setting faces with a time-lapse video.
In OS 2.0, you can travel through different time: yesterday, today and tomorrow. It is able to toggle the digital fast-forward into certain point in the future by turning the digital crown. At this point your schedule, weather, and even the function of third-party applications, such as car charging schedule, will make adjustments according to the time.
More Independent with WI-FI
Currently, only Apple Watch attached to iPhone can access to network. After the arrival of the new version, Apple Watch will be automatically connected even over a Wi-Fi network. When the phone is not around, the watch also allows you to get basic information.
The Night Stand Mode makes Apple Watch an alarm, the watch can show time when charging. Digital Touch supports more colors. Siri becomes more practical, exercise record is to be voice-enabled. Both receive and reply email can be achieved on your Apple Watch.
More new features can refer to watchOS 2 Preview