Hi, all the radio apps I have still require the iPhone to be connected. I believe OS6 will allow apps to play audio directly to AirPods from the watch without the need to take your iPhone with you. Any out yet please?
I saw your other post listing various news/rumor sites discussing the possibility of this, particularly with the API add ons.Apple advertised thousands of online streaming stations from TuneIn, IheartRadio, Spotify and others on your Apple Watch with iOS 6 without needing your iPhone and none are available yet.
This has been one of the worst rollouts of a new OS that I can remember.
I saw your other post listing various news/rumor sites discussing the possibility of this, particularly with the API add ons.
I didn't see where you cited Apple claiming these services would provide radio streaming at launch though.
Could you point that out for me please?
Great links but they don’t match my request.Streaming audio on Apple Watch allows customers to enjoy your content wherever they go without their iPhone. Learn about the streaming...developer.apple.com
At WWDC in June, Apple said iOS 13 would bring live radio requests to Siri from iHeartRadio, TuneIn, and Radio.com, but it looks like that rollout is...www.macrumors.comThe Apple Watch update includes a number of significant updates, including a separate App Store for watch applications—and the ability for developers to create applications specifically for the Watch platform without the need for an associated iPhone app.www.barrons.com
But in typing this. I turned off my iPhone and said to Siri on my Series 4 Apple Watch "Play Fun Tower Radio