WWDC 2020 Highlights: Here's everything Apple announced
WWDC 2020 Highlights: Here are all the updates from Apple's developers conference.
Apple held its annual developer conference (WWDC) earlier tonight. Apple made a slew of announcements where it revealed new updates for the iPhone, iPad, TV and Watch. The iPhone maker also announced its new Apple Silicon chipset which will power Macs.
In case you missed it, here are the highlights from WWDC 2020.23 Jun 2020, 12:18 AM IST
Apple software updates timeline
Developer beta for the latest software updates release today. Public beta will be available this July, and stable versions will release this fall.23 Jun 2020, 12:17 AM IST
Apple Silicon powered Macs
Apple will release the first Macs powered by Apple Silicon by the end of this year23 Jun 2020, 12:14 AM IST
iPhone and iPad apps on Macs
With Apple Silicon, Macs will be able to run iPhone and iPad apps directly on Macs.23 Jun 2020, 12:09 AM IST
Microsoft, Adobe apps on Apple Silicon
Apple is working with Microsoft and Adobe to improve apps and introduce native support on Apple Silicon-powered Macs.23 Jun 2020, 12:04 AM IST
Apple Silicon chipset for Macs
Apple Silicon chipset for Macs come with advanced power management, hihg-performance GPU, low-power video playback and more. New family of SoCs announced for Macs with features and performance-focused features.22 Jun 2020, 11:55 PM IST
Extensions on Safari
You can choose how long the extension will stay active on websites on Safari.22 Jun 2020, 11:52 PM IST
New features for Safari
Apple says that Safari loads pages 50% faster than Google Chrome. Users can now get more info on privacy of websites that they visit on Chrome. The App Store on macOS is also getting a tab for Safari extensions.22 Jun 2020, 11:49 PM IST
New version of Maps on macOS
Favourites are coming to Apple Maps along with Guides. You can also see your friends' ETA updates that they've shared on the Maps app on macOS. Also, all Maps features announced for iOS 14 are coming to macOS Big Sur.22 Jun 2020, 11:46 PM IST
macOS Big Sur announced
The Mail app and Photos app on macOS get a new sidebar. iWork is also getting a visual revamp. Apple is also bringing the control center on macOS. You can also access the notification center from the time icon on top. It's also easier to clear notifications at once.22 Jun 2020, 11:37 PM IST
Multi-user support for gaming is coming to the Apple TV. You can now start off your game where you left off. tvOS 14 is also adding PiP mode for the Apple TV. This can be used for AirPlay as well. A new Apple TV+ original was also announced and it's called “Foundation”.