Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has been active in updating its apps for Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iOS devices. Over the past nine months, the company has rolled out a number of major updates to its various apps for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch in a bid to showcase Google’s iOS SDK’s strengths.
When I tested 5 different apps on 5 consecutive nights back in September, I wasn't too impressed. While some of the apps provided useful information and helped me plan for a better night's sleep, many of them just gave me performance anxiety, and no one needs more anxiety.
Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) has begun seeding the fourth beta for iOS 8.2 to developers, taking the latest build version to 12D5461b. The latest beta release comes just under a month after the company released iOS 8.2 beta 3 to developers in December 2014.
The iOS 8.2 beta 4 can be downloaded by registered developers as an OTA update or via Apple’s official iOS Developer Center.
Over the weekend, developers created 15 new apps and services as part of Evernote and Honda's design hackathon. They were tasked with building apps that utilized Evernote's API, as well as APIs from the Honda Silicon Valley Lab for smart cars, gesture technology company Leap Motion, Pebble, and sensor platform for smart devices NODE.