Today Apple held its annual World Wide Developer Conference and Platform De.Central has all the latest about iPadOS 15.
iPad gets the new iPhone-style Widgets
Perhaps the biggest news for iPad is the addition of Widgets to be mixed in with apps on the home screen.
Your apps will now be organized into app folders.
This view lets you see all of your app pages.
Collaboration comes to notes so your family, friends or colleagues can edit and create notes live and simultaneously.
You can now pull open a small windows to take notes on as part of iPadOS 15’s new multitasking features.
You can find all of your notes in the Notes app.
You can practice handwriting in translate, even in other languages.
The Translate feature is now integrated into Mail.
Swift Playgrounds for iPad
You can now code for iPhone and iPad with and iPad.
Swift can now help you correct and simply your code.
Apple informed us of the dangers of tracking pixels in emails and their solution is ‘Mail Privacy Protection’. Mail Privacy Protection has a number of privacy protecting features like hiding your IP address, hiding your location and hides data if you open the email.
Apple is giving you a privacy report now. It will inform you about apps that access your data, camera, microphone, photos and more.
Privacy is ultra-important if you want to increase adoption of devices like always-listening devices. Apple know s this and lead with their commitment to privacy and all the ways Apple fulfills that commitment. Like how your voice requests never leave your device becuase their are processed on your device.
Siri has 600 million active devices with the keyword being “monthly,” 600 million daily active users would have been more impressive.
As part of your iCloud+ subscription, you will now have access to more privacy protection like ‘Hide my Email’ in the Mail app. So, if you want to subscribe to notifications on Platform De.Central so that you never miss the latest news, you can choose to hide your email. You will still get notifications, but your email will remain private.
Apple expands Continuity with Universal Control.
Apple’s supercharged tabs is also coming to iPad, iPhone and Mac. Your Tabs sync across devices.