Apple revealed its intent to enter the healthcare market by adding two new components to iOS: Health, a separate companion app, and HealthKit, a hub for third-party apps related to health and well-being. Health is Apple's own application meant to help iPhone and iPad owners keep track of their health and fitness statistics, such as calories burned, weight fluctuations, and sleep patterns. HealthKit is for developers - who need to be careful about staying on the right side of the law when it comes to the privacy of healthcare information.
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||Apple's iAd Workbench API provides Advertisers access the Workbench server to manage their accounts and campaigns. The API includes methods to create campaigns, manage campaigns, and access campaign...||Advertising||11.30.2014|
||Apple's Metal allows developers to get maximum performance from the A7 chip for immersive console games, which can be ported to the iPad Air. It is designed for multithreading and there are tools to...||Games||06.12.2014|
||Apple's SceneKit is for casual 3D gaming. It enables developers to render games in 3D with better 3D graphics, a separate physics engine, a particle generator, and quick object scripting....||Games||06.12.2014|
||SpriteKit provides enhancements for the development of power-efficient 2D games for iOS. Developers can generate new lighting effects, add force fields, detect collisions, and improve in-game...||Games||06.12.2014|
||Apple's iCloud service now includes full, automatic syncing of files and folders across devices for iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite. This means everything is accessible from iCoudDrive. Utilizing iCloud...||Cloud||06.12.2014|
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Pushed by Google’s Android Wear in late-2014 and Apple’s first wearable, the Apple Watch, we are starting to see the area of smart wearables expanding--to everything from bio-measurable shirts to virtual reality headsets to pet-ware and more. It looks to be a whole new wearable world in 2016.