The representative added that only a "very small" proportion of the community used the application, although the message suggested that this was not the primary cause. Other developers who have lacked smartwatch applications have often cited either search or no need. Slack is missing its Apple Watch application in part because it just wasn't necessary ̵
In particular, the Runkeeper's Apple Watch application is still available as we write this. The creators do not seem to be against the concept of smartwatch applications in general. Rather, the question is to meet expectations and have enough audience. The Apple Watch is still the dominant smartwatch platform – Runkeeper can support it knowing that there will be enough absorption. Unfortunately, this still leaves Wear OS-runners with one less option.