watchOS 3 — Everything You Need to Know!

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In its third iteration, watchOS 3 finally gets the key elements of the watchOS right. It’s now designed for quick interactions and is fast enough that you won’t abandon the task mid way. There’s a new interface. Glances are gone, replaced with the Dock. The Dock holds your favorite apps and keeps them running in the background so they’re always ready to go. No more watching the loading GIF for 15 seconds before the Uber app finally opens up.

You can now also swipe between watch faces. And there are 3 new watch faces – Minnie Mouse, Activity and Numerals. All of them are uber cool. watchOS has as increased focus on health and wellness. The redesigned Workout app and the new Breathe mindfulness apps make that clear. In many ways, watchOS 3 is what Apple Watch always should have shipped with. Which means if you’ve ever wanted to get the smart watch but couldn’t stand the thought of slow loading apps, now is the perfect time to jump in.

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Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 7 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 7 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple continues forward with beta seeds for watchOS 3.2, the next major version of the OS for the Apple Watch.

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 6 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 6 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple continues forward with beta seeds for watchOS 3.2, the next major version of the OS for the Apple Watch.

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 5 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 5 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple continues forward with beta seeds for watchOS 3.2, the next major version of the OS for the Apple Watch.

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 4 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 4 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple continues forward with beta seeds for watchOS 3.2, the next major version of the OS for the Apple Watch.

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 3 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 3 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple continues forward with beta seeds for watchOS 3.2, the next major version of the OS for the Apple Watch.

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 2 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 2 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple continues forward with beta seeds for watchOS 3.2, the next major version of the OS for the Apple Watch.

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 1 to Developers With Theater Mode

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.2 Beta 1 to Developers With Theater Mode

While it was originally rumored that a new “Theater Mode” would make its big debut with iOS 10.3, it was discovered recently that the feature was actually going to make its appearance on the Apple Watch.

Apple Watch is Getting ‘Theater Mode’ in watchOS 3.2

Apple Watch is Getting ‘Theater Mode’ in watchOS 3.2

While it was initially rumored that iOS 10.3 would be getting a new “Theater Mode” feature, it turns out it will be Apple’s wearable outfitted with the new feature.

Apple Releases watchOS 3.1.3 to the Public

Apple Releases watchOS 3.1.3 to the Public

Following a short round of beta seeds, Apple has released the latest public version of watchOS.

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.1.3 Beta 2 to Developers

Apple Seeds watchOS 3.1.3 Beta 2 to Developers

Apple has seeded the latest beta seed of watchOS to developers, following an extended break for the holidays.