Apple shows the iPad some love with iOS 11

Apple shows the iPad some love with iOS 11

It should look and feel a lot more like WhatsApp, but with Mac support and far more messaging features. Improved messaging App, which allows peer to peer payments through Apple Pay.

The keynote speech at Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference was 2-and-a-half hours long, but they packed a world's worth of news into that time.

Of course, there's new updates to Siri.

The move has been praised by road safety campaigners that have been pushing for tech companies to do more to stop drivers using their smartphones while driving, something which is now the cause more than one in four serious accidents. And of course it's an even bigger problem for Apple and its allies who depend on reaching their customers through apps.

Created to work with an Apple Music subscription and featuring built-in Siri technology, the nearly 7-inch HomePod will come in white and Space Gray. The new machines come in configurations of 8-, 10-, or 18-core Xeon processors, with a memory cache of up to 42 MB.

Have you been running out of space on your iPhone lately? We can't wait to see what kind of stuff people will cook up.

It's not just about new apps, either. From the control center, users will be able to swipe up to access notifications.

Rather than the "hovering" effect of Pikachu, the cup felt more like part of the scenery than an effect added in later. The brightness and volume settings look particularly insane.

Pricing for the two entry-level Wi-Fi 12.9-inch iPad Pro models remains unchanged, though you get double the storage.

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Maps is getting updates focusing on indoor mapping.

Siri will get a "more human voice" in iOS 11, and Maps will have new cities, better navigation, speed limits, and lane guidance.

Do Not Disturb While Driving is a fantastic idea, which will understand if you're connected to a auto, and automatically activate it while driving.

If someone texts you while you're driving, your phone will send a message to that person says you're driving and can't respond.

But it is fresh revenue that's more in Apple's control than iPhones sales in China or the Apple Watch catching on with the masses.

Still, there is much to compare between Apple and Google's upcoming operating systems.

Additionally Apple has redesigned the app product page to showcase more content. Apple wants to make an app's product more engaging by highlighting the best content. Apple will showcase accolades including Editors' Choice and chart position for apps which have won these.

iOS was given a more significant update than usual in terms of features, including A more intelligent Siri (location, context aware suggestions).