If you’re not familiar with Numerous, the iPhone app launched at the beginning of May and makes tracking a plethora of numbers relating to a variety of items like a stock’s price or someone’s follower count easy and fun with a dashboard view. The app was especially useful for me as a countdown tracker for counting the days leading up to WWDC ahead of Apple’s developer conference.
Now the developers are showing off their upcoming support for the new Notification Center shown off at WWDC this year. With widget support in the Today view for Notification Center, numbers being tracked with Numerous can be viewed quickly by swiping down from anywhere on the iPhone without even having to open the app. As you can see from the preview above, this allows you to access more numbers than just stock prices like the number of steps you’ve taken as measured by the M7 chip available on the iPhone 5s.
The integration looks really smooth and gives us a great preview of what we can expect from even more apps when iOS 8 laters this fall.