Saturday, 23 June, 2018

Apple’s Introduces ARKit 2.0 With Multiplayer Support and a New File Format

WWDC 2018 WWDC 2018: Will there be any new hardware reveals?
Emmett Howard | 08 June, 2018, 17:29

Apple typically reserves this five-day conference, known as WWDC (for Worldwide Developers Conference), as its moment to show off new software features and operating system updates.

Oh, and those fancy new camera effects Apple added to the Messages app - you can use those in FaceTime as well. We will cover Memoji in more detail in a separate post. Still, you should make sure they're worth the cost of upgrading.

The updates come after Apple faced backlash from investors and iPhone users over concerns about its devices becoming increasingly addictive and distracting for children. You start off with an androgynous looking Avatar, which you can customize until it looks like you.

If you really can't wait for the autumn and can't wait for the public beta, you can still download iOS 12, even if you're not an app developer.

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Those talking on the call will be highlighted with big squares on the main part of the display while the entire roster on the call - up to 32 people - will be seen at the bottom of the screen. The rest of the bubbles will be seen on the bottom of the device. Of course this doesn't apply when the screen is on which means that you could still trigger screenshots, but we suppose in theory this should cut down on accidental ones.

Screen Time will offer daily and weekly activity reports that reveal the amount of time spent in individual apps and how often a device is picked up, among other things, USA Today said. Another interesting feature is Downtime, which suggests when it's time to put the phone down.

You can set a timer to turn off "Do Not Disturb" or you can also apply location-based timer which will turn off the feature when you leave a certain location.

Federighi said these were just some examples of how iOS 12 will improve performance on the iPhone 6 Plus and other older iPhones as far back as the iPhone 5S, suggesting that there are other areas where older iPhones will be faster, too. If you own an Apple Watch but the company's digital assistant just doesn't cut it for you, someone has figured out a way to add Amazon's Alexa to your wrist. If you do this a lot, a text suggestion will pop up asking you to take some action. It has created a new file format for that.

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