Thursday, April 23, 2015
ABC News To Debut Apple Watch App
ABC News and ABC News Radio are launching on the Apple Watch, available in stores this Friday.
ABC News will provide real-time news updates with personalized notifications to live video and audio, with an app that keeps wearers in the know. Wearers can also get the day's top stories with real-time audio from ABC News Radio. Users can also stream right from the ABC News app to your phone, while controlling the stream from your wrist.
When news breaks, personalized notifications let users know about the stories and topics that they've designated as important by simply clicking "follow" in the app. When an important story breaks, the ABC News app will send an alert to everyone. Users can then tap "follow" to stay updated on the latest developments from the story as it progresses.
The ABC App will allow users to get caught up with the day's top stories with real-time audio from ABC News Radio. They'll be able stream right from the ABC News app to your phone, while controlling the stream from your wrist.
Prices range for the Apple Watch range from $349 to $17,000 depending on the watch case, band and size. A standard model with the cheapest band costs $549 for the 38-millimeter model and $599 for the 42-millimeter version, as measured on the watch face from top to bottom.
Posted 3:06:00 AM