Apple releases watchOS 2 to put apps directly on your wrist

It’s arriving a few days later than originally anticipated, but the first big Apple Watch software upgrade is here. As we heard during the big iPhone event a couple of weeks ago, watchOS 2 lets third-party developers create apps that run directly on the device itself, without relying on a connected phone. That means they have access to the hardware and sensors embedded within the Watch itself, and they should be faster and easier to interact with. Other changes include new customizable Watch faces with Photo, Photo Album and Time-Lapse, and third-party that can easily bring up additional information like news headlines. One thing you’ll still need your iPhone for however, is actually getting the update — owners should check Software Update under the Watch app to start the download now.

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