iOS Today with Mikah Sargent and Rosemary Orchard

Jun 21st 2022

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What To Expect from watchOS 9

Hosted by Mikah Sargent
Co-Hosted by Christopher Lawley

New Workout Views, Watch Faces, Medication Tracking

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Category: Reviews

On iOS Today, Mikah Sargent and special guest host Christopher Lawley take a look at exciting new features headed to the Apple Watch in watchOS 9.

  • Workout: New Workout views, heart rate zones, enhanced workout summary
  • Medications: Reminders for medications, medication logging
  • Sleep: Sleep stages, track sleep over time
  • Watch Faces: new faces, additional support for complications
  • AFib History
  • Family Setup: Podcasts for kids, kids can get access to smart home devices, HomePod, and keys
  • Accessibility: Double-pinch control, Apple Watch Mirroring
  • Productivity: Banner notifications, recent apps at the top of the dock, create calendar events
  • Apple Fitness+: New trainer callouts, metrics on compatible third-party TVs


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Shortcuts Corner

  • Alan needs help fixing a Shortcut to turn on and off an alarm system when leaving or returning to the house


  • Daniel is having issues with Focus Modes and Do Not Disturb now working as expected
  • Wael is wondering if there is a good way to go straight to the home screen and not to the last open app when unlocking an iPhone

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