Apple WWDC 2018: What to expect and what not to

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Apart from this, the conference is also a valuable opportunity for the burgeoning developers' community to interact with Apple's engineers, and attend workshops that not only help them improve their skill set but also help Apple refine its products. The Dashboard will display the amount of time a user spends on their phone, the number of notifications they've received and the number of times they've unlocked their phone. According to a recent Bloomberg report, the new "Digital Health" features will appear in iOS 12 settings. Don't get too excited for the long-rumoured Apple AR glasses just yet, because the news will apparently involve the ability to drop virtual objects that stay in place and the ability to let users play AR games against each other.

Rumours suggest that there could be an integration between Mac and iOS apps.

The most definite thing about WWDC is that new software will be released. He expects Apple will have some extra tools for developers to combat that idea, as well as opening up the voice assistant to be able to work with more kinds of applications. Since then, Apple has published a guide for parents to control phone use but has not offered any new tools. This year, Apple plans to focus on performance and stability improvements over major new features or UI overhauls. iOS 12 will likely include more ways manage your usage of your digital device usage.

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Apple has made a huge chunk of money through its iTunes Store for iOS where several iPhone users buy new apps and macOS users have always been devoid of a polished App Store interface and its large streamline of apps for download. The company is also rumored to unveil new 12-inch MacBooks and latest upgrades to the personal assistant Siri and ARKit software platform.

New iPads or MacBook Air?

The event, which will open with a keynote from Apple chief executive Tim Cook, is also expected to feature a first look at new versions of software that power the Apple Watch, its Mac computer line and Apple TV.

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It has been about a year since Apple refreshed the MacBook Pro, which means that it is about time that Apple refreshes the lineup. The new tablet could also get Face ID facial recognition technology, which debuted on the iPhone X in 2017.

Specifics what on what Apple will release are hard to come by.

Despite the excitement surrounding the WWDC each year, during 14 of the past 15 conferences, Apple shares have fallen over the course of the five-day event.

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