WWDC 2021 Highlights: iOS 15 brings spatial audio to FaceTime, on-device processing to Siri and more
- Updated on 08 Jun 2021, 10:13 AM IST
Apple WWDC 2021: Apple hosted the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2021 today. At the event, Apple claims that Safari is the world's fastest internet browser. It also said that with iOS 15, iPhones can now be used as car keys and keys for your homes and hotel rooms.
Apple WWDC 2021: Apple announced iOS 15 at its annual developers’ conference, the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2021. The new OS not only simplifies your notifications and makes your FaceTime calls smarter. It also turns your iPhone into your car keys, home keys and hotel room keys.
Apple has also announced iPadOS 15. It is getting a new feature that will enable you to use multiple apps simultaneously in split view.
Apple has also announced updates to iMessages, Photos, Maps and FaceTime. In addition to this, Apple has introduced on-device processing for Siri. Apple has also announced watchOS that will let users see photos and type and send messages with ease.
Apple has announced macOS Monterey and a new feature called Universal Control that will let users multiple Apple devices using the same keyboard and trackpad.
Stay tuned for all the interesting developments!
It's a wrap!
Apple's new features and software updates will be coming to Apple devices in the fall this year.
About the timing
Developers will get access to these software updates this week. The public beta version of Apple's new OSes will be rolled out next month. These new OSes will be available for download this fall.
App Store gets in-app events
App Store will showcase in-app events from various apps on its home page. Apple will also showcase top events in the widgets on iPhones and iPads.
Apple announces Object Capture API for developers
It uses series of images to create a life-like 3D model of an object. It will make AR experience better for developers and end-users.