Apple launches app to test device compatibility on its Find My network
What you need to know
- Apple has launched a new app called Find My Certification Asst.
- The app will help accessory makers test the compatibility of their device with Apple's Find My network.
Apple has launched a new app for brands to test their Find My compatible devices.
As spotted by TechCrunch, the Find My Certification Asst. app (opens in new tab) is designed to help brands test their accessories with Apple's Find My network to ensure that it works properly.
According to the report, the app went live without an announcement on Sunday.
As the app description states, the app is made to help accessory companies test the compatibility of their devices with Apple's Find My network. Those accessories will then be able to be located using the Find My app on the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Mac, and iCloud website.
Developers can learn more about Apple's MFi program on the MFi Program website (opens in new tab).
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