iOS 11 will conclude that a user is driving under one of two circumstances: If their phone connects to a car's Bluetooth interface, or if the wifi antenna determines that the phone is moving at a fast enough speed. Many companies are already working with AR Kit, such as Ikea who of course allow you place their furniture anywhere in your room to see how it may look and fit. One thing we know: augmented reality nearly always makes for a cool demo, even in its simplest form as when an Apple executive made a faux steaming cup of coffee appear on an otherwise barren tabletop. Starting in the fall, Apple Watch compatible equipment will start coming to gyms from companies like Cybex, Schwinn and Matrix.
Apple announced a new 9.7-inch iPad at its March 2017 event, replacing the iPad Air 2 but ditching the Air name, while at WWDC 2017, a new iPad Pro was revealed. The smaller models are mainly getting graphics upgrades while the 27-inch 5K iMac will also get a power boost up to 5.5-teraflops so it can handle virtual reality development.
The new iPad Pro will come in 64 GB for $979, 256 GB for $1,129, and 512 GB for $1,429.
In iOS 11, Apple's forthcoming mobile operating system, the company is introducing peer-to-peer payments through iMessage.
A iMac Pro is Apple's most powerful iMac yet.
The Siri voice response system will sound more lifelike, and translate several languages.
Apple's other PCs are all getting speed and performance updates. iMacs are getting across-the-board speed improvements and more storage.
Apple Music will offer additional playlists, including those based on tunes to which friends are listening. But for the past more than three years this feature has been broken, and Apple has stubbornly refused to fix it.
The feature will assume you are driving if your phone is hooked up to Bluetooth in the vehicle.
Apple is redesigning the App Store, its first major overhaul in its nine years. The bigger surface will fit a full-size on-screen keyboard and an attachable physical keyboard, though there's no touchpad.
The iPad Pro 10.5 on the other hand, has a 12-megapixel rear camera with a f/1.8 aperture and 4K video recording, along with a 7-megapixel front-facing snapper, the same as the iPhone 7. If you have an iPad Pro, iOS 11 will also enable new Apple Pencil features, including the ability to launch Notes directly from the lock screen. Through in-depth features and interviews, App Store editors will uncover the stories behind iOS developers, and the incredible apps and games they create. There's a built-in document scanner in the camera and a way to draw inside of your emails. An "app" black market sets up shop in a back alley, complete with a physical Tinder and booth for crushing real candy. Though there's a lot of content available through Apple TV and the TV app, Amazon Prime has always been noticeably missing, just as Apple TV has never been available through Amazon's storefront.