With iOS 8, Apple took extensibility on a new level by allowing widget support in the Notification Center. With the use of widget, you can access some basic features of an app right from the Notification Center. Needless to launch an app to carry out some specific functions, if you can simply swipe down from the top of your iPhone screen and access the functions instantly. Indeed, third party apps were never so easy to use on iOS before.
WidgeTunes is an exquisite Notification Center widget app. It allows you to play music on your iOS device without having to launch the Music app or unlock your device screen. With this widget app installed on your iPhone, your favorite music will be just a swipe away from you.
How to Get Started With WidgeTunes
WidgeTunes is available for $1.99.
(It’s compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod and Apple Watch. It requires iOS 8.2 or later.)
- After you have installed it on your iPhone, swipe down from the top of the screen
- Tap on Today, if it’s not selected. Then, scroll down and tap on Edit from the bottom
- You will see WidgeTunes listed under Do Not Include. Tap on the green + icon next to it
- Tap on Done from the top right hand corner to confirm
That’s it! This app has been included in the NC widget list.
Browse Through Your Playlists and Albums Right from NC
You can navigate your playlists and albums from NC itself. To add any song to your Favorites, simply tap on the star next to it. If you don’t want to include any song in the Favorites, tap on the star right next to it.
Configure Your Music Settings Effortlessly
Whether you want to shuffle the entire music, repeat or pause any song, you can do all these stuffs from NC itself. While listening to song, if you want to configure the music settings, you can do so from Lockscreen quickly.
What’s new in the Latest Version?
- This widget app has been updated to support Apple Watch. In terms of functionality, this app works as effortlessly on the Watch as it does on iPhone
- With this app, you can view playlists, tracks or albums right on your Watch. If you wish to play any song, simply tap on it to listen on your iPhone
- Check out the name of any song in playlists or album before playing it on your device. If you like any song, save it in the Favorites list
Developed For an Unstoppable Music Time
This widget app has been created to help you enjoy unstoppable music. If you are a music lover or someone who wishes to control music with optimum ease, then you should have a go at it.