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WWDC 2021

Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference showcases new versions of iOS, macOS, and developer toolkits for products like the iPhone and Mac. While Apple isn't holding an in-person event for 2021, the company will stream all of its announcements online, offering first looks at the new software features that power Apple's hardware. While the focus is on software, the company has also been known to announce hardware like a new MacBook Pro powered by Apple’s latest homegrown chip. Here's all of the latest news from Apple's second-biggest event of the year.

iOS 15 gives you better tools to fight the firehose of notifications — with a catch

The best features of iOS, iPadOS, and macOS that Apple didn’t announce onstage

Spoiler alert: some really cool stuff wasn’t onstage

How to install the developer beta of iOS 15

The six-year-old iPhone 6S will get iOS 15, and that rules

macOS and tvOS are getting spatial audio support with the AirPods Pro and Max

Apple came this close to bringing back the away message


How Universal Control on macOS Monterey works

It’s simpler — and cleverer — than I expected

Watch Apple’s Siri blaze through requests with on-device processing

Apple may have done the coolest drag and drop demo ever

Here are the devices that can run iOS 15, iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, and watchOS 8

Apple introduces Siri for third-party devices

Apple lets users see family members’ Health data

macOS Monterey lets you run Shortcuts and share files between Macs and iPads

Apple announces watchOS 8 with new health features

Apple adds welcome privacy features to Mail, Safari

Apple’s iCloud Plus bundles a VPN, private email, and HomeKit camera storage

Apple’s Siri will finally work without an internet connection with on-device speech recognition

Apple is making AirPods easier to hear with and find

You’ll soon be able to use your iPhone as ID at the airport

Apple announces iPadOS 15 with homescreen and multitasking improvements

Apple previews iOS 15 at WWDC 2021

Apple’s Live Text is going to read all the text in all your photos with AI

Apple is building video and music sharing into FaceTime

FaceTime is coming to Android and Windows via the web

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WWDC 2021: the latest news from Apple’s annual developer conference

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iOS and iPadOS 14 public beta preview: something for everybody

There are so many new features that it’s hard to keep track

What WWDC’s announcements mean for the future of the Mac

iOS 14 is filled with accessibility improvements

From sign language in FaceTime calls to sound recognition