Apple announces iOS 14 at WWDC | Summary and Q&A

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Apple announces iOS 14 at WWDC

TL;DR

Apple introduces iOS 14 with updates to the home screen, widgets, app clips, Siri, iMessage, maps, and even turns your iPhone into a car key.

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Questions & Answers

Q: What are the key updates to the home screen in iOS 14?

iOS 14 introduces the app library, which organizes apps into collections and folders, and allows for easy searching. Widget compatibility on the home screen also brings dynamic movement and a widget gallery for exploration.

Q: What are app clips and how do they work in iOS 14?

App clips are temporary on-demand micro apps that can be easily installed when needed. They are lightweight and can support functions like Apple Pay, making them convenient for quick tasks like paying for parking.

Q: How has Siri been improved in iOS 14?

Siri now appears as an icon at the bottom of the home screen, allowing for easier multitasking. Siri integration in iMessage has also been enhanced, and the Translate app supports offline translation in eleven languages.

Q: What updates have been made to iMessage in iOS 14?

iMessage now allows for pinned conversations, inline message replies, and tagging people in conversations. Customization options, such as setting a photo or emoji for a conversation, have also been added.

Summary & Key Takeaways

  • iOS 14 offers a new way to organize apps with the app library, which automatically organizes apps into thematic collections and folders.

  • Widgets in iOS 14 can now be placed on the home screen, providing dynamic movement and a widget gallery for browsing and adding new widgets.

  • The introduction of app clips allows for on-demand micro apps, offering quick downloads for specific needs and disappearing when no longer necessary.

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