Watch shipping slips, tattoos, updates, App Analytics, iMovie, Jot, Tweetbot, gardening


Apple Watch sensors can struggle with wrist tattoos (image from Macworld)
Apple Watch sensors can struggle with wrist tattoos (image from Macworld)

Shipping dates for 42MM Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport slip to July worldwide — Apple’s online stores are now showing July shipping estimates for 42-millimeter stainless steel and aluminum Watch models, checks on Friday revealed.

Apple Store app for iOS updated with Apple Watch support — Apple on Thursday rolled out an updated version of its Apple Store app for iOS with support for Apple Watch, which lets users keep track of orders, pick up purchases, check in to Genius Bar appointments and more.

Apple admits tattoos can confuse Apple Watch sensors — Apple is officially warning inked Apple Watch users that they might have trouble getting reliable heart rate readings.

Apple invites developers to App Analytics Beta — Apple began inviting developers to participate in a beta program for App Analytics, an other unannounced service that gives developers more information about how and how often their customers are engaging with their apps. The invitation was posted to Twitter by developer Ryan Hoover (via TechCrunch), and is limited on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Adonit Jot Pro and Jot Mini feel natural in your hand — Since Adonit launched its first styluses in 2011, the company has expanded its lineup. In January, it refreshed the two styluses that started it all: The Jot Pro and Jot Mini. Priced at just US$30 and US$20 respectively, the styluses are the most affordable in the company’s lineup.

Apple updates iMovie for iOS with fix for incorrectly cropped photos — Apple on Thursday issued a minor update to the iMovie video editing app for iOS, addressing an issue that sometimes caused portrait photos to be cropped incorrectly.

Tweetbot updates iOS app with new Twitter ‘Quote Tweet’ format — Popular iOS Twitter client Tweetbot received a small update last Friday with access to Twitter’s new “Quote Tweet” format, which embeds tweets in a new message instead of copying a block of text.

Apple World Today’s apps for gardening — There are a lot of apps, plus some accessories, that can help you enjoy your greenery a lot more.