Tag Archive: ThirdParty

We’ve heard very little about the official Apple Music app for Android since the service was first announced back in June, but now a third-party company claims to be running a new beta program on Apple’s behalf. Betabound is giving Android users the opportunity to register their interest in Apple Music for a chance to get early access […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Third-party complications have arrived to the Apple Watch in watchOS 2, and setting them up is far from complicated. The new operating system for Apple’s wearable dropped this week, and this is one of the features the company has talked up the most. And rightly so, because it adds a ton of new functionality to […]

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You no longer have to depend on the Internet to provide you with third-party Apple Watch accessories, as the company has started stocking them in its gleaming, glass-covered retail locations. The first accessory on offer is a minimalist charging dock that will be compatible with watchOS 2’s Nightstand Mode when the firmware update launches this […]

Apple is known for its uncompromising demands on quality, and now it appears that the iPhone-maker is helping third-party accessory makers learn the magic of making beautiful packaging too. Apple Stores have begun stocking third-party accessories with redesigned packaging that… Read more ›

How to control third-party camera apps with Apple Watch

The remote camera shutter and viewfinder is one of the most useful Apple Watch features, but there’s just one problem: It only works with the default camera app. Apple hasn’t opened up the remote shutter API to developers yet, however,… Read more ›

One of the biggest questions still surrounding the Apple Watch has been what kind of accessories will be allowed to work with the device. Several third-party companies have already started advertising their own bands and cases, but Apple has yet… Read more ›

WhatsApp has long been warning us that using third-party clients is not permitted, and now it is permanently banning those who continue to do so. WhatsApp began clamping down on third-party clients back in January. Users were warned that only the… Read more ›

There’s a line of thought which suggests that Apple’s CarPlay technology essentially turns your car into one giant iPhone add-on. A new trademark application, however, suggests that Apple is planning to lend its approval to some other, likely smaller third-party CarPlay accessories… Read more ›

If you’ve installed a third-party keyboard on your iPhone or iPad running iOS 8, you might have noticed a strange omission: While you can communicate in animated GIFs or Klingon, you can’t dictate into any keyboard not made by Apple.… Read more ›

iOS 8 finally gives iPhone users a feature Android owners have long loved: third-party keyboards. It’s a pretty familiar feature, but unleashing developers so they can create new keyboards for the iPhone (and iPad) is huge — and users being… Read more ›