Apple Announces macOS 10.14 Mojave With Dark Mode, Dynamic Desktop, Stacks, More

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Look forward to video previews of apps as well as curated editorial content and tips from Apple's app experts.

While talking about iOS/MacOS updates he mentioned that instead of these tools being emulators, Apple's plan is building a software framework for iPhone that can be brought over to Mac and "made native" to Mac.

Apple introduces the upcoming MacOS Mojave at the Apple Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). The event which started on June 4 is yet to go on for four days, but sadly, Apple did not introduce any hardware this year. It will also have a Siri shortcut and a walkie-talkie feature. The update is bringing a Walkie-Talkie app that allows users to press a buttong to record a message, then release that button to send it. Some new apps on the store include Office 365, Lightroom CC, and BBEdit.

As such, Apple's News app will deliver the news in a way that is specifically Apple (which Pickr has a feed in), while Voice Memos will let you access the voice memos across devices that are stored in the cloud. Finally, if you're trying to get into shape watchOS can help with that too.

Apple said macOS Mojave will provide more than just visual changes, and will feature a new Mac app store. A tool called Stacks groups files of the same type into stacks on the desktop. There is now a new view called Gallery view, which puts a large preview of the files including photos, PDFs, presentations and slides. Plus you can see all the meta data for your photos in a sidebar. Not anymore - in Mojave, apps like Finder, iTunes and even Xcode, will have a dark interface option.

macOS gets iOS apps: The apps are News, Voice Memo, Stocks, and Home all of which gets a new home in the macOS Mojave.

The Mac App Store has also gone through a facelift.

Towards the end of the keynote speed, Apple's Craig Federighi debunked speculation that the firm plans to merge macOS with iOS. It also has the same name as my cat, so good choice Apple. The new Dark Mode includes a darker desktop background and darker colors in all of the menus and settings. The new iOS is set to enhance the performance and responsiveness of the company's line of smartphone devices. A Zero Sign-on feature gives users access to their account by automatically signing them on. This could be done by just dragging a finger across the objects once the camera is pointed at them. One big day. Take a look at updates for iPhone and iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, and Apple TV.

The nighttime inspiration also perhaps results in the much expected Dark Mode, which will finally be available on iMacs and MacBooks.

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The highly anticipated Apple developer conference, WWDC 2018, kicked off yesterday with Apple CEO Tim Cook's keynote speech where numerous company's tech updates were announced.