After completing the presentation dedicated exclusively to software updates, Apple released the first beta versions of iOS 12, watchOS 5, tvOS 12 and macOS Mojave. Updates are already available for download by air and from the Developer Center on the company's website to users who have developer accounts.
iOS 12 is one of the most significant updates to Apple's mobile operating system in recent years. Despite the fact that much attention was paid to optimization when developing it, the OS did not remain without new features.
The update includes support for the ARKit 2.0 framework, fast commands for Siri, enhanced support for artificial intelligence in the Photos app, as well as the long-awaited control mode activity. Thanks to the latter, users will be able to monitor how much time they spend in applications, and also restrict children's access to their iPhone and iPad.
macOS Mojave, claimed by the insiders as a pass-through update, adds support for the dark theme of the design, the function of automatic grouping of files on based on their expansion, as well as the grandiose redesign of the Mac App Store in the style of iOS 11. Now interact with the application store on the Mac will become even more comfortable, which will certainly increase its attractiveness in the eyes of users.
WatchOS 5 had an add-on Leno automatic determination of the physical activity. Also, the number of exercises was expanded. Now you can run around in circles, push up, swim in the pool and so on. To 12 kinds of training yoga and hiking were added. In addition, there were quick commands for Siri and Walkie-Talkie function.
tvOS 12 was equipped with Dolby Atmos support for stunningly high-quality sound. Thus, Apple TV 4 will be the only video player certified by Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos. Also now, Apple TV recognizes a broadband network and automatically enters all supported applications available under the subscription.
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