Apple Announces Smart Speaker, Device Upgrades, and iOS 11


Phones connected to cars with Bluetooth capabilities, or through a cable, will withhold any notifications from texts or news updates while the auto is in motion, CNN Money reported. If you dare, the video can be found at the top of the story where a simple click starts the action. GST for the 64GB Wi-Fi + Cellular model.

The new iOS 11 update will be available as a free update for supported iPhones and iPads in about September. When Apple's iOS 11 update comes out this fall, it will include a "Do Not Disturb While Driving" mode.

The latest iPad Pro has powered by the new A10X processor paired with a six core CPU & 12 core GPU, fast USB 3 transfers and fast charging.

"Advances in technology must also be accompanied by enforcement and tough penalties for those who break the law, to ensure that drivers have the expectation that if they use a mobile phone behind the wheel, they will be caught and penalised". Widely expected to launch in March, Apple ended up surprising many fans by launching a different iPad entirely.

The Retina display has improved to become the brightest ever.

This means that the new devices are on exactly the same software version as their predecessors - iOS 10.3.

But while you obviously still can't pair an iPhone with a Smart Keyboard or Pencil, the Files app and (partial) Drag and Drop functionality should be available soon in the palm of your hand.

Editor's choice badges will now appear directly on product pages, which also get new 30 second long auto playing preview videos.

It features the same advanced front- and back-facing cameras as iPhone 7 including a 12-megapixel camera with optical image stabilisation, along with a 7-megapixel FaceTime HD camera. It offers 10 hour of battery life.

We can also expect new iPad cases, as well as a fancy leather sleeve for the Apple Pencil stylus.

The upgraded front camera will please FaceTime users, and fast-charging tech - an area where Apple is somewhat lagging compared to its Android rivals - is great news for power users.