The latest iOS 16 for iPhone” has been unveiled! We check what news emerged at WWDC 2022.
Apple has finally announced the next edition of its smartphone operating system – iOS. During WWDC 2022, the sixteenth generation of this software was presented. It introduces a number of changes. We present the most important:
iOS will focus on personalization:
iOS will allow add widgets to lock screenand matching their appearance. There will be different available stylewhich will automatically adjust the various elements of the screen appearance to each other. Personalization will also be possible each element of the appearance separately. Widgets can also be added at your discretion – not only will there be plenty of widgets, but you can also modify them size and adjust functionality.
From now on, notifications should appear at the bottom of the screen without covering your lock screen wallpaper. If we receive notifications from the live application, they will also be available Live Activities – a special notification that will make it easier to get event notifications that send multiple notifications.
It will be possible to harmonize focus modes with different lock screens and widgets. Focus Mode also works in apps – it lets you block specific websites in Safari or from specific message senders.
You will finally be able to edit the messages after they have been sent and also delete the sent messages. The ability to mark a message as unread has also been added to the latest iOS.
Now dictation will be supported directly on the phone. It will also be possible to dictate and type on the on-screen keyboard at the same time, seamlessly switch between speaking and typing. Additionally, dictation also works with punctuation marks and emoticons.
Live Text will now offer the ability to capture text not only from photos but also from videos. In addition, it will be possible to do more with it – translate on the spot, convert currencies.
It will be possible to immediately cut the image and copy it, for example, to Messages to use it as your own icon.
Apple pay later
The ability to split Apple Pay into four interest-free installments spread over six weeks.
It will be possible to plan routes with up to fifteen stops. Apple Maps has also been visually improved, developers have added more 3D maps. However, we will only see these additions in a few cities in the United States.
It will be easier to create new accounts for children, while setting specific parental protection restrictions.
It will also be possible to create a new family photo library on iCloud. You can add both automaticallyyou can also activate them directly from the Camera app.
Thanks to the Safety Check, it will be possible, in a critical situation, to reset all the settings privacy and cut off other people who previously could access it from our device.
Apple introduces new possibilities the integration with car screens. Car Play will be integrated into all screens available in the car, not just your home screen. Widgets will be available on the car screen, a car game it is also having access to control air conditioner and others car settings. In addition, it will be possible to choose the appearance of the indicators – they can be traditional, modern and even very related to technology.
The app will now also be available on iOS. In addition, the iPhone, using its sensors, will be able to collect basic information about our movement for it – so it will be useful even if we do not have an Apple Watch.