Instagram and Apple Watch: A match made in heaven

“The first wave of Apple Watch apps will probably be pretty limited in functionality, but even with the WatchKit restrictions Apple has in place, the design gurus at JBS Labs have created an Instagram for Apple Watch concept that we can’t wait get on our wrists,” Buster Hein reports for Cult of Mac.

“The Hungary-based design firm pared down the Instagram UI to just the bare essentials,” Hein reports. “No, you can’t upload pictures or comment on your friends’ latte photos, but the simplified app does let you view and like pictures, as well as read comments and find new people to follow.”

“Tapping on a Grammer’s avatar brings up their account info so you can follow or check out their past posts and followers count,” Hein reports. “The team also dreamed up a way for Instagram to take advantage of the Apple Watch’s new short-look and long-look notifications.”

Read more in the full article here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]


  1. I’ve said before that it is going to be a killer app or two that propels the Apple Watch. This could be one of them.
    From there, it snowballs. Once a device/app becomes compelling for buyers, developers cannot avoid it. Once developers get on board in mass, there is no stopping it.

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