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Apple's Jony Ive says the Apple Watch was in development for 3 years

Apple's Jony Ive says the Apple Watch was in development for 3 years

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After Tuesday's release of the highly-anticipated Apple Watch, the tech company's Jony Ive's opened up about the watch's long development

It's rare thing for Apple's senior vice of president of design to discuss any unprocessed information about Apple, however this week, for a segment recorded for ABC's NightlineJony Ive's said that the Apple Watch was in the works for three years.

When asked how this week's event felt, Ive's answered, "It felt good. I mean, it's a shocking transition when you go from... we were working on this for three years, and it's a relatively small, small team. So it's a big transition for us from working quietly together on something to then suddenly millions of people know what you're doing."

Tim Cook also made an appearance on the news programme, where he briefly spoke about the recent iCloud security issues and the new Apple Pay.   

 

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