Quietly added a new Magic Keyboard with Numeric Keypad to their site. USD $129.00
Faster standard graphics to 15-inch Macbook Pro (Intel Iris Pro?)
MacBook ($1,299), 13-inch MacBook Pro ($1,299), 13-inch MacBook Pro Touch bar ($1,799), 15-inch Macbook Pro ($2,399)
MacBook Air with faster processors
All available today.
Same 27-inch design in Space Gray
With matching Space Gray Magic Mouse or Magic Trackpad and Magic Keyboard
Dual centrifugal fans 80 percent increase in cooling efficiency.
8-core Xeon Processor, up to 18-cores
Radeon Vega graphics, up to 16GB of VRAM
Up to 128GB ECC RAM (non-user replaceable)
4 x TB 3
Starting at $4,999.00
1 TB SSD
Shipping in December
Messages in iCloud - sync’d
optimized device storage
50% of US retailers by the end of the year
Person to Person payments
ApplePay Cash card
Context, interests, and device usage data
On device learning of topics
Syncs across devices
Turn on “Type to Siri” in their accessibility setting
You can still opt to dictate by tapping the Dictation button on your keyboard
Set tap settings for each AirPod (left and right).
H.265 (HEVC) for video
HEIF (replacement for JPEG)
New Depth API for developers
Live photo editing
Control Center back on one screen
3D Touch controls
Where are the Home Kit controls?
Lock Screen and Notification Center Integration
Swipe down returns to Lock screen notifications
Scrolling up brings up Notification Center
Widgets left and Camera right
Live photo key photo.
Looping in Live Photo
Using computer vision for seamless loop
Bounce live photo
Long exposure simulation
Anniversaries & Weddings
Landscape or Portrait (auto reformats)
Indoor directories (mall and Airports)
DND while driving
Detects driving with bluetooth or wi-fi “doppler” effect
Ask to activate and will black screen while driving.
Auto-reply to messages while driving
Allow select people to break through.
Support for speakers
AirPlay 2 - multiroom audio
AirPlay 2 API
Works with Apple TV connected speakers
Shared up next to go into shared playlist
Find out what friends are listening to
Public or private profile, control what to share
Apple Music API for developers
Redesign App Store
Looks like the Music App
Not sure it improves discovery
Today might help, especially if it uses machine learning and is customized.
Stories in the “Today” section
Designed to be more editorialized content. Editors picks.
New APIs for developers
Vision API, face detection'
Natural Language API
Built on CoreML
On-device processing for data-privacy
ARKit for developers
estimates ambient light
Integration to 3rd party frameworks for rendering
Other stuff of interest
The one-handed keyboard for iPhone (squishes it to the left or right side). Enabled by pressing down on the globe keyboard button
A new option that will automatically uninstall apps that haven’t been used in a while. Documents and data for uninstalled apps will remain available in case the app is re-installed.
Screen recording, accessed from Control Center
Swift Playgrounds 1.5 opens up integrations with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3, Sphero SPRK+, Parrot’s Mambo, Airborne and Rolling Spider drones, UBTECH’s Jimu Robot MeeBot Kit , Dash by Wonder Workshop, and Skoogmusic’s Skoog.
Available to developers today, public later in the month, everyone in the Fall
Epic Games demoed their Unreal Engine 4 support for Apple AR Kit
Early access source code is already on GitHub
Binary support is coming with the Unreal Engine 4.17 Preview in July followed by launch in early August.
Apple has apparently removed iOS Settings integration with Twitter, Facebook, Flickr and Vimeo.
3rd party apps will not longer have access to those credentials
Apple was having a session covering Password AutoFill for Apps, so that might be a replacement.
iOS 11, as expected, will also drop support for 32-bit apps.
10-.5-inch no bezel
20% larger display
full size on-screen keyboard and full size Smart Keyboard
New displays for both sizes
50 percent brighter at 600 nits
120Hz refresh rate
better for Apple Pencil
dynamically adapting refresh rate based on content, battery battery life
A10x fusion chip
6-core CPU, 3 high performance and 3 high efficiency
30 percent faster CPU and 40 percent faster graphics performance
Same as iPhone 7
Leather sleeve with Apple Pencil Storage USD $129-149.00