We all know that Apple makes great and compelling ads, and they also know how to pick great music as well!
iOS 11.0.1 brings hundreds of new features to iPhone and iPad including an all new App Store, a more proactive and intelligent Siri, improvements to Camera and Photos, and augmented reality technologies to enable immersive experiences. iOS 11.0.1 is also the biggest release for iPad ever and adds powerful new multitasking features, a new Files app and more ways to use Apple Pencil.
You can read the full release note of iOS 11 here.
Kudos to the guys at Funny Or Die.
These are the new Controls that you can add to the Control Center after updating to iOS 11.
I like the new Screen Recording and would recon that a lot of Youtube Video will be popping up using this iOS 11 features.
Here are More Controls that you can add.
You can go to Settings > Control Center > Customize Control Center, to add or remove new controls on your Control Center.
This is my new Control Center!
Starting Tuesday, iPhone and iPad customers around the world will be able to update their devices to iOS 11, a major update to the world’s most advanced mobile operating system and the biggest software release ever for iPad. iOS 11 brings augmented reality to hundreds of millions of iOS devices and new professional capabilities improve images in Photos and Camera. Siri is more natural and useful and a redesigned App Store makes it easier to discover apps and games.
Depending on where you are in the world, iOS 11 may already be available for your device. However, before you go and download iOS 11, there are things that you need to do, I cannot stress enough how important item number 2.
The Apple Park is probably one of the most important product that got less coverage compare to the iPhone X.
Apple today introduced the new Apple TV 4K designed to deliver a stunning cinematic experience at home. With support for both 4K and High Dynamic Range (HDR), Apple TV 4K features unbelievably sharp, crisp images, richer, more true-to-life colors, and far greater detail in both dark and bright scenes. With Apple TV 4K, viewers can enjoy a growing selection of 4K HDR movies on iTunes. iTunes users will get automatic upgrades of HD titles in their existing iTunes library to 4K HDR versions when they become available. Apple TV 4K will also offer 4K HDR content from popular video services, including Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, coming soon.
Apple TV 4K pricing;
- Apple TV 4K 32 GB: $179 (US)
- Apple TV 4K 64 GB: $199 (US)
- Apple TV (4th generation) 32GB: $149 (US)
Apple today introduced Apple Watch Series 3, adding built-in cellular to the world’s number one watch. Whether users are out for a run, at the pool or just trying to be more active throughout their day, Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular allows them to stay connected, make calls, receive texts and more, even without iPhone nearby. The third-generation Apple Watch is an amazing health and fitness companion with intelligent coaching features, water resistance 50 meters1 and a new barometric altimeter that measures relative elevation. Apple Watch Series 3 comes in two models, one with GPS and cellular, and one with GPS, both featuring a 70 percent faster dual-core processor and new wireless chip.
I have the original Apple Watch and to me it feels like that Apple Watch Series 3 is the Apple Watch that Apple intended to release two years ago.
This will now be the new pricing of both the old and new Apple Watch;
- Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular): $399 (US)
- Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS only): $329 (US)
- Apple Watch Series 1 : $249 (US)
Apple today announced a new generation of iPhone: iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The new iPhone features a new glass and aluminum design in three beautiful colors made out of the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, Retina HD displays and A11 Bionic chip, and is designed for the ultimate augmented reality experience. The world’s most popular camera gets even better with single and dual cameras featuring Portrait Lighting on iPhone 8 Plus, and wireless charging brings a powerful new capability to iPhone. Both devices will be available for pre-order beginning Friday, September 15 in more than 25 countries and territories, and in stores beginning Friday, September 22.
The design still looks the same but most of the changes are made under the hood.
- Glass and aluminum materials
- Retina HD displays
- A11 Bionic chip
- iPhone 8 improved 12-megapixel camera
- iPhone 8 Plus features dual 12-megapixel cameras
- Wireless charging
- Augmented Reality
Apple today announced iPhone X, the future of the smartphone, in a gorgeous all-glass design with a beautiful 5.8-inch Super Retina display, A11 Bionic chip, wireless charging and an improved rear camera with dual optical image stabilization. iPhone X delivers an innovative and secure new way for customers to unlock, authenticate and pay using Face ID, enabled by the new TrueDepth camera. iPhone X will be available for pre-order beginning Friday, October 27 in more than 55 countries and territories, and in stores beginning Friday, November 3.
That $999 price tag will surely turn off potential buyers, though it’s just $69 higher than the Note 8.
After the Apple event, videos of iPhone X, Apple Watch Series 3, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus have been uploaded to their official Youtube channel, as always the videos are right on the mark and full of emotions.
iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus
Apple Watch Series 3
Here’s a quick-list on the dates that you need to remember regarding the new Apple products.
- Pre-order starts on Friday, October 27 in more than 55 countries
- Will be in stores Friday, November 3
iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus
- Pre-order begins this Friday, September 15 in more than 25 countries
- It will be in stores beginning Friday, September 22
Apple Watch Series 3 – It will be available in stores on the 22nd of September, Friday
Apple TV 4K
- Pre-order starts this Friday, September 15, 2017
- It will be in stores beginning Friday, September 22
The twitter account of Apple support just confirm the release date of iOS 11 and include a list of device that will be compatible with iOS 11.
#iOS11 is arriving on September 19
Check here to see if your device is compatible pic.twitter.com/4jSsgPELOH
— Apple Support (@AppleSupport) September 12, 2017
If you missed the live streaming last night, then you can watch and rewatch the event to your hearts content.
Join us here September 12 at 10 a.m. PDT to watch the keynote, the first-ever event at the Steve Jobs Theater.
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I was mistaken when I said that iOS 11 Public Beta 7 is “most likely be the last beta update that Apple will roll-out.” Since I got another notification to download the iOS 11 Public Beta 8, and checking with the other iOS Developers, Apple released the iOS 11 beta 9 for developers and it looks like there will be iOS 11 Public Beta 9 before the they (Apple) roll-out the GM version.
This is uncharted area for Apple, with regards to the number of beta that releases. The most number of betas that Apple released is for the iOS 10 beta 8 before they release the GM version.
Since Apple will reportedly have its iPhone launch event on 12th of September, this will most likely be the last beta update that Apple will roll-out. The next update will be the GM version of iOS 11.
I’ve been using iOS 11 public beta on my iPhone 6s for more than a month now and iOS 11 Public Beta 6 feels like its the beta that’s nearest to the final version that Apple is expected to release next month. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can go to http://beta.apple.com, to enroll your device and download the iOS 11 Beta via Apple’s Beta software program.
Todd Haselton, writing for CNBC;
Google is paying Apple billions of dollars to remain the default search engine on iPhones and iPads, Bernstein said in a note to investors on Monday.
The firm believes that Google will pay Apple about $3 billion this year, up from $1 billion just three years ago, and that Google’s licensing fees make up a large bulk of Apple’s services business.
Of course, Google will earn more than what they’re paid Apple in return. Just last quarter, the company reported a revenue of $26 billion.
So I’d say that $3 billion (a year) that they paid Apple is all worth it.
Joe Rossignol, writing for Macrumors;
Apple today updated its sales policy in Hong Kong to indicate all products purchased at Apple’s online and retail stores in the country on and after August 15, 2017 cannot be returned or exchanged indefinitely.
This is in preparation for the upcoming iPhone (8) and in an attempt to stop smuggling.
Michael Zhang, writing for PetaPixel;
Apple just joined Instagram. An unlike most other brand accounts, the new @apple handle won’t ever feature ads or announcements for products and services. Instead, it will be used for one, single purpose: to feature the world’s best #ShotoniPhone photos.
It’s interesting that Apple choose Instagram and not Flickr, to showcase photos that have been taken using iPhone. I guess, even though Apple said that they won’t feature ads, using the hashtag #ShotoniPhone, is an advertisement in and of itself.
Here’s Apple’s introduction to their IG account.
A look through the lens of iPhone users around the world. Tag #ShotoniPhone to take part. – Words and images by @koci, @itsreuben, @danilo, @_xst, @subwayhands, @marcelonava, @brockdavis, @lanadeathray, @thesdcowgirl, @inomad, @_yaisyusman_, @dawn_denfeld, @pauloctavious, @jeremysnell, @laurazazanis, @ryanpernofski, @abstractconformity, @mirafilm, @joez19, @daniil, @oli_op, @fotombo, @j9ryl, @tertiusalio, @maggiefortsonphoto, @trevorpaulhus, @rodrigomartinezfotos, @louiegraphy, @vmiura, @lfleischer, @vasjenkatro, @stevenxuex, @ianteraoka, @easonhsiung, @omidscheybani, @tamon_, @jaywilliamsphotography, @holephoto, @bigheadtaco, @mamacaxx
Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2017 third quarter ended July 1, 2017. The Company posted quarterly revenue of $45.4 billion and quarterly earnings per diluted share of $1.67. These results compare to revenue of $42.4 billion and earnings per diluted share of $1.42 in the year-ago qua
As always… Apple killed it this quarter! It’s also worth nothing that the ipad sales are up by 15% year-over-year, which is the result of the new 9.7-inch iPad that has a starting price of $329.