WWDC 2016

Apple's 2016 world wide developers conference start today. It is expected that apple will announce new software and services.

In the iOS side, I would really like to see more functionally in the form of services, like on OSX. Better integration/overall of the filesystem would be ideal.

The image that has spark my imagination

We will see what unfolds as the keynote progresses...

WatchOS

So WatchOS will be updated to 3.0

  • App doc - Now pushing the side button will will open the application dock.
  • Faster application starts.
  • More watch faces & more complications. Now there is watch faces for the Activities
  • Scribble text input method.
  • Emergency services and Medical ID.
  • Activity Sharing - Compete with friends and family to stay active.

tvOS

"The future of TV is Apps.."

  • Sling box app coming today!
  • Seri is faster and smarter, lets you search by topics.
  • Search YouTube!
  • Live Channels
  • Single sign-on! No more having to log in or activate each service. Now the Apple TV will handle all of that for you. tvOS single sign-on
  • New services like; Fox Sports Go and Sketch party.
  • New dark theme: tvOS Dark theme
  • Home kit integration. Now you can control your home kit devices from the appleTV.

OSX

  • Name change. OSX is now known as macOS. This fits better with the other operating systems. This version is called macOS Sierra.

  • applePay, now on the web. macOS applePay

  • Tabs - Useful on the web browser, now to be found everything where else.
  • Picture in picture, as seen in iPad Pro.
  • Seri on the desktop. Seri on the desktop
  • Universal clipboard.

iOS

Biggest iOS release to date.

Experience

  • Raise to wake
  • Widgets
  • Lock screen and home screen

Siri

  • Now open to devs
  • Opened up to 3rd party apps.
  • Payments

Photos

  • Places
  • Advance Computer Vision
  • Memories

Maps

Music

News

Phone

Messages

Developers:

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