Apple releases WatchKit and iOS 8.2 to developers

A few days after Apple released iOS 8.1.1 to the public, they posted iOS 8.2 to developers (on the developer portal).  The update comes alongside Xcode 6.2, which has support for WatchKit.  Developers can now start designing apps to work on the Apple Watch.  The smart watch is not expected to be released until early Spring so this should give developers a jumpstart on creating some beautiful apps.  In addition, WatchKit also confirms the screen resolutions for each of the models and what the Apple Watch experience will be like.

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The Apple Watch Human Interface Guidelines, which are created by Apple to help developers design apps, icons, user interfaces, menus and more for their apps, gives us more details about the smart watch.  For starters, the 38mm watch will have a screen resolution of 340 x 272 pixels and the 42mm watch will have a resolution of 390…

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