Apple's iOS 10 runs on both tablets for now, with an update to iOS 11 coming later this year (most likely around September time). A new customizable Dock on the display lets you pin your favorite apps and documents to the screen for rapid task switching.
Yes, there's a silly new $29 case that you probably don't really need, but the Apple Pencil has learned a few more tricks. App Store sales account for about one-third of Apple's more than $24 billion in nonhardware revenue in the company's most recent fiscal year, according to estimates of Gene Munster, co-founder of investment firm Loup Ventures and a former Apple stock analyst. It comes nearly exactly a year after iOS 10 was debuted, a release that featured a new streamlined interface and a more intelligent Siri. That's particularly relevant given the announcement of a new 10.5-inch iPad Pro with a US$649 starting price. The 12.9-inch iPad Pro is available in silver, space gray, and gold. ProMotion also improves display quality, said Apple, and reduces power consumption by matching refresh rates with tablet movement.
Soon, Apple will introduce a new iPhone feature that will do away with that annoying - and unsafe - urge to look at a text message while you're driving. While the last iteration of iOS focused on improvements to the Lock Screen various stock apps, this year's agenda is enhancing productivity for the iPad.
Taking it one step further, the new feature will also lock the iPhone screen, keeping drivers from using apps, too, CNN reported.More news: Predators counting on Rinne to deliver in Nashville, force Game 7
When activated, "do not disturb" detects when you're on the road and silences all notifications, even blocking you from accessing the homescreen and applications, USA Today reported. This App Store makeover doesn't have the cool factor of a virtual reality Darth Vader - which also got its turn in Apple's spotlight Monday. Although the physical apps haven't changed much, they're more prominent in the Messages app than ever.
Google's updates to its text and communication features include smart text selection, which will identify the important information being highlighted by a user and not end the highlight prematurely. Augmented reality Long after its major competitors first began dabbling in AR, Apple has addressed the concerns of investors by announcing its own augmented reality platform.
- Apple previewed the new iOS 11 mobile operating system at the company's annual conference June 5-9 in San Jose, Calif. "Only time will tell if the new Siri can compete with Google's knowledge graph or Amazon's natural voice processing but the installed base of iOS and Apple's scope for integration is a considerable advantage". It will not be completely uninstalled so that you can install it when there is a necessity.
iOS 11 is expected to release for iPhones and iPads sometime this fall.