Wearables & Gadgets

Here are the Canadian developers creating Apple Watch apps

Among the many announcements at Apple’s Watch event today, some Canadian developers got to shine a spotlight on their upcoming apps for the wearable.

We’ve heard that two news organizations, the Globe and Mail and theScore, will be launching apps when the Apple Watch becomes available on April 24th.

National airlines Air Canada and WestJet, will also allow users to show boarding passes and see up-to-date flight information on their wrists using Apple Watch.

And Transit App, which is based in Montreal but services transit lines the world over, will allow users to check when the next subway, bus or streetcar is set to arrive.

Finally, Desjardins is the first financial institution to commit to Apple Watch, allowing users to see, once authenticated, account balances and other at-a-glance information

We’ll update this list when we hear about more Canadian developers creating Apple Watch experiences.

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