Apple has launched a new software update every summer and this year its no exception. As anticipated, at the World Wide Developers Conference 2019, the company took the wrap off for the new launch which is the iOS 13. The VP of Apple explained it as a big launch for iOS. He said that it will bring a lot of updates to the company’s mobile OS, including the dark mode.
Lets Look at the Top Features that Might Come in This Year.
A new feature that has the most clear visual change made to iOS since the 7 version, is the inclusion of a real, system wide dark mode. Its super black and all of the company’s 1st party apps are braced. Even the dock and the notifications get these new dark tones.
It is also said that the 3rd party apps will also support the new look, so keep your fingers crossed to ditch the light backgrounds for your favorite apps.
The company has combined its Find My Friends and Find My iPhone applications into one single application which is known as Find My. You can find all the tracking tools under one roof, so you check both the devices that are missed and your peers using the same interface. The new application can also locate offline devices – by sending a Bluetooth beacon that is really secure to other Apple device, then relaying it back to device and to you.
Its also end – to – end encrypted.
The company is updating a default keyboard with a new swiping feature which includes Swiftkey, Gboard, Swupe and others. Apple will be calling this as “Quick Path” keyboard. Its not a huge new feature, but it’s new to Apple and also great.
Apple has taken the reminder app to a whole new level. The Skeyomorphic that looks like a paper is gone. Apple has also included a new Today, Flagged, Scheduled and Filtering options. Apple is also introducing AI Smarts along with the application. You will have to just type, and reminders will auto suggest if you want to use them. You are also allowed to tag contacts and be alerted when you open the message thread.
The company is completely revamping the Apple maps, so it will be rebuilt from the ground up. It looks completely like a 3D and is stuffed with detailed maps that will make the service similar to Google Street View. Apple explained that this new feature has 1000s of LIDAR – equipped cars to collect this data. The new maps will launch in the markets by the end of 2020 globally.
The company is retooling some of the iOS 13 features to offer a greater privacy force. For example, you will be able to choose to offer your location data to an application “Just once”. Apple is also introducing a new “Sign in with Apple” feature which is for logging into services and applications. You will also be able to get into the Face ID and make a new service account “Without sharing any personal details”
Also, in addition to this, the ability to create a new email id for the application that forward to your actual mail. The hope is that application and services and websites with your login credentials will not have so much detail with you and will never spam your account with promotion mails.
You will get messages with profile images and display names so you can easily share your images and name with other users. You will be able to use your Memoji as your profile image. Also Apple is planning to add more Memoji for personalizing them. You will also be able to use them as stickers, also to the way Bitmoji works. These will work in applications like mail and also 3d party application.
Apple made a new video and photo interface, so you can edit brilliance, contrast, shadows, highlights, noise reduction, definition, etc easily. For the first time, videos are getting these tools which also includes the ability to rotate them. The photos application is also getting a new interface and you can remove duplicate with the help of machine learning and clutter, like as screenshots.
Both Watch OS 6 and iOS 13 are including the ability to track menstrual cycles which is a great app for women. It’s a simple and free app and the application can also help you to track Fertile days.
Apple updated many applications in iOS 13, which also includes the Apple mail. For example, it is also getting desktop formatting and Safari is also getting pre – website preferences, and Notes is also getting a new gallery view. The company is also improving iOS 13 so that things such as Face ID will unlock 30% quicker and application can launch as quickly as possible.