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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.

New emoji coming, Visa tokens in Europe, Tweetbot, Adonit Forge, brainstormer, Exolenses

New emoji options can be found in the second betas of both iOS 8.3 and OS X 10.10.3.
New emoji options can be found in the second betas of both iOS 8.3 and OS X 10.10.3.

Apple introduces emoji diversity options with latest iOS 8.3, OS X 10.10.3 betas — Starting with the latest betas of iOS 8.3 and OS X 10.10.3, new alternate skin colour options are available when selecting emojis of people and faces. In addition, Siri has added a host of new languages on iPhone and iPad.

Visa’s latest move in Europe signals Apple Pay is on the way — Visa Europe is prepping the continent for widespread mobile payment rollout with its new tokenisation tech—the same kind of tokenisation that makes it possible for Apple Pay to function securely.

Tweetbot for iOS gets Twitter video and GIF support in latest update — Developer Tapbots has released an update to its popular iOS Twitter client Tweetbot for iOS, bringing playback support for videos and GIFs hosted by the ubiquitous microblogging network.

Adonit’s Forge app is built for iPad brainstorming — Adonit is tired of sitting on the sidelines as others build software to work with its line of iOS styluses. Forge, the company’s first app, has been two years in the making, but it’s more than a simple sketch app — it’s a brainstorming tool.

Pro lens kit for iPhone 6 — The just released ExoLens kit for the iPhone 6 (iPhone 6 Plus lenses will come in May) is a professional pair of lenses, 3x telephoto and wide angle that attach to the iPhone 6 with a sturdy lattice mount. The mount is also threaded with a standard 1/4″-20 tripod connection. The system is designed for growth.