Launching and switching between Apple Watch apps will become easier than ever with watchOS 3, thanks to the new app dock accessed via the side button.

With watchOS 3, your Apple Watch apps launch immediately with updated information, so they’re always ready when you are. You can easily get to the app you want by clicking the side button for an all-new Dock. And swiping from the bottom of the watch face reveals Control Center for your most used settings.

AppleInsider offers a closer look at how the new Apple Watch app dock will work.

MacDailyNews Take: The importance of and improvements in usability offered by watchOS 3 to Apple Watch users cannot be overstated.

When you first run watchOS 3 on your existing Apple Watch, it’s actually stunning. It really is like getting a new Apple Watch!

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