One feature of iOS 7 unveiled at yesterday’s WWDC 2013 keynote, “Activation Lock,” has some government officials feeling cautiously optimistic that the new feature will help battle the rise of mobile device theft.
At its Worldwide Developers Conference keynote yesterday, Apple showed off what integration of Siri and Maps with your car’s center console would look like. Apple is working with car manufacturers to integrate iOS’s Maps and Siri services with their automobiles.
If you’ve one of the lucky ones to have gotten your hands on the initial beta of iOS 7, you may have had a “WTH?” moment when searching for Spotlight search. Worry not, oh intrepid pioneer! Spotlight hasn’t disappeared, it’s merely been, um, relocated.
Lost in the shuffle in all the excitement over WWDC 2013 yesterday, was AT&T’s announcement that its Enhanced Push-to-Talk service is now available to business customers through a new app for the iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S. AT&T is the first U.S. carrier to offer this walkie-talkie- type of communication on the iPhone.
Today, Apple unveiled a new version of iWork, and this time, it’s all based on the cloud – iCloud, that is! iWork for iCloud brings Apple’s full productivity suite to your browser, complete with full compatibility with Microsoft Office, the ability to create, edit, and share documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, and more.
Alongside a plethora of announcements and releases on their first day of WWDC 2013, Apple unveiled new MacBook Airs and a new Mac Pro with 802.11ac wireless. With the new 802.11ac-enabled Macs, Apple also released new versions of both their AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule wireless routers, adding support for the new standard.
In today’s preview of iOS 7 at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference, the company showed off the revamped App Store. Improvements include “Apps Near Me,” automatic app updates, and a new Kids category.
Following Apple’s WWDC keynote, the Mac and iOS developer centers have just been updated with the first ever developer previews for OS X Mavericks and iOS 7. The developer betas require membership in Apple’s paid OS X and iOS developer programs to download.
Apple today announced iTunes Radio during its WWDC 2013 keynote. The free, ad-supported Internet radio service will feature over 200 stations and will draw from the iTunes catalog of music. The service will be available this fall.
Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook declared, “iOS 7: The biggest change to iOS since the iPhone,” as the company unveiled the new OS during the keynote for the Worldwide Developer Conference 2013 on Monday.
Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. As we draw near to WWDC on Monday, there is a certain holiday feel in the air for Apple fans. The annual conference will make a change for iOS 7 and OS X and we couldn’t be more excited.
As Apple continues to prepare San Francisco’s Moscone Center ahead of Monday’s WWDC keynote kickoff, gorgeous new full-frame banners have been unveiled at the convention center, officially confirming both iOS 7 and OS X 10.9.
BlueStacks, the company that’s worked in the past to bring Android apps to the Mac and PC platforms, has some enticing news that’s breaking today. Its upcoming GamePop set-top box will be including support for iOS games in its subscription mobile gaming service for televisions.