Apple: pointer support in iOS 13, iPadOS will have appeal beyond accessibility

Apple: pointer support in iOS 13, iPadOS will have appeal beyond accessibility

Sarah Herrlinger, director of Global Accessibility Policy & Initiatives at Apple, tells TechCrunch’s Steven Aquino that the company realizes that mouse/pointer support in iPadOS and iOS 13 will appeal to a wide range of folks though it’s primarily implemented as an accessibility feature. 

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More news tidbits from the 2019 Apple WorldwideDeveloper Conference

More news tidbits from the 2019 Apple WorldwideDeveloper Conference

On the new Mac Power Users podcast, Doug, Brooks, the product manager for the 2019 Mac Pro (arriving this fall), says the high-end desktop will have a trickle down effect for all Apple’s pro products. “You're going to see the benefits and the implications of that team across all of our Mac products and our pro products,” he said.

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iOS 13 will add Dark Mode, advanced Photo and Camera features, more

iOS 13 will add Dark Mode, advanced Photo and Camera features, more

Apple previewed iOS 13 at today’s Worldwide Developer Conference keynote. The operating system update introduces a new look with Dark Mode and new ways to browse and edit photos, sign in to apps and websites, and navigate the world with an all-new map. 

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watchOS 6 introduces Noise app and a dedicated app store

watchOS 6 introduces Noise app and a dedicated app store

Apple previewed watchOS 6 during the Worldwide Developer Conference keynote today. It empowers Apple Watch users to better manage their health and fitness, and gives access to dynamic new watch faces and the App Store directly on Apple Watch, according to Jeff Williams, Apple’s chief operating officer.

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padOS? iPad Pro specific iOS 13? Why not simply give us a macOS tablet?

padOS? iPad Pro specific iOS 13? Why not simply give us a macOS tablet?

With iOS 13 certain to be unveiled at June’s Worldwide Developer Conference, several folks and publications — such as Cult of Mac — expect some serious operating system updates for the iPad Pro, such as mouse support and an improved file system. Others want Apple to go even further.

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Apple World Today News Update: May 7, 2018

Apple World Today News Update: May 7, 2018

Another manic Monday, with AAPL zipping to a new high close. We have info about that and a lot more for you in today's Apple World Today News Update Podcast:

  • Apple is soliciting Apple Watch owners to join in on the Apple Heart Study being done in partnership with Stanford Medicine

  • The iMac turned 20 yesterday. The all-in-one is credited with beginning the turnaround in Apple's fortunes

  • iOS 13 rumors are beginning to seep out, and we haven't yet heard what's going to be in iOS 12

  • During trading today, Apple hit $187.67 per share. Warren Buffett would love to own all of Apple's stock...

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