“Hey Siri, what’s it going to take to get inside this thing?” Probably something sharp. Following HomePod’s launch in the US, UK and Australia last Friday, repair experts over at iFixit have taken apart their Siri-powered accessory to offer an interesting look at its innards.
Apple’s annual software upgrades this fall will offer users plenty of new capabilities, including a revamped Stocks app for iPhone even though the company will push back some features that aren’t as polished to the following year.
If you have been impressed with the initial version of ARKit, iOS 11’s augmented reality framework, then you’re going to love enhanced augmented reality gaming features afforded by iOS 12 with the rumored multiplayer support for ARKit.
Bringing your photos to the Photos app on your iPhone and iPad may reportedly become a tad easier in iOS 12, which will reportedly remove some of the friction associated with importing photos into an iOS device on the go.
Among other planned enhancements, iOS 12 code-named “Peace” will reportedly integrate the Siri smart assistant more deeply into the iPhone’s search view in an effort to bring Siri intelligence to more places.
iOS 13 won’t be coming before the fall of 2019, but didn’t stop Bloomberg from learning about a feature that will make it possible to run several windows in one app and tap between them just like tabs in your favorite web browser.
Apple’s stock iOS Home app could be making a jump to the Mac platform, Bloomberg said Monday. The Home for Mac app should be included as part of this year’s major macOS 10.14 update, which is reportedly code-named “Liberty”.