iOS 12: Release Date, New Features, Rumors, and more

iOS 12 Will Reportedly Introduce ‘Phone-to-Phone’ Augmented Reality With ARKit 2.0

iOS 12 Will Reportedly Introduce ‘Phone-to-Phone’ Augmented Reality With ARKit 2.0

Next week, Apple will host its annual Worldwide Developers Conference. During that stretch of time, the company will be debuting new features and more, which will include updates to its augmented reality platform, ARKit.

iOS 12 to Debut Digital Health Feature; New Apple Watch with Edge-To-Edge Display in Development

iOS 12 to Debut Digital Health Feature; New Apple Watch with Edge-To-Edge Display in Development

With WWDC just a few days away. Mark Gurman from Bloomberg has shared his expectations from the event. In his roundup for the event, he has revealed some key details about iOS 12, Apple Watch, ARKit, and more.

iPhoneHacks Readers: Tell Us Your iOS 12 Wishlist

iPhoneHacks Readers: Tell Us Your iOS 12 Wishlist

Apple has sent out invites for the WWDC 2018 keynote on June 4 this week where the Cupertino based company is widely expected to preview iOS 12, the twelfth major update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

iOS 12 May Introduce New NFC Features, Like a Virtual Transit Card

iOS 12 May Introduce New NFC Features, Like a Virtual Transit Card

Right now, access to the near-field communication (NFC) functionality in the iPhone lineup is pretty restrictive, but it sounds like Apple wants to open up a bit.

Apple Will Live Stream the WWDC 2018 Keynote

Apple Will Live Stream the WWDC 2018 Keynote

Apple has worked things down to a routine, so fans expect certain things every year. New iPhones, worthwhile updates to operating systems, and a live stream of its Worldwide Developers Conference keynote.

Apple Sends Invites for WWDC 2018 Keynote on June 4

Apple Sends Invites for WWDC 2018 Keynote on June 4

Apple had previously announced when its annual Worldwide Developers Conference would take place next month, but now it has started sending invites to the major keynote speech.

8 Features Apple Needs to Copy from Google Assistant for Siri in iOS 12

8 Features Apple Needs to Copy from Google Assistant for Siri in iOS 12

Google Assistant is now two years old we just saw how advanced its AI and natural speech abilities are. That robot call demo from Google I/O is interesting in many ways (from an ethics point of view as well as technology). It also goes to show just how advanced Google Assistant is when compared to Siri and Alexa.

iOS 12 Wishlist: Third Party Support in Control Center

iOS 12 Wishlist: Third Party Support in Control Center

In iOS 11, one of our longest wishes came true with the new customizable Control Center. You could finally reorder, remove and add extra features to the Control Center. Granted, it was limited to the features Apple put in. Still, it was a good start. And we think iOS 12 is the perfect time to add third-party support for Control Center.

Apple’s Cross-Platform App Development Tool Will Debut in 2019, Not 2018

Apple’s Cross-Platform App Development Tool Will Debut in 2019, Not 2018

Late last year, Mark Gurman from Bloomberg reported that Apple is working on a cross-platform UI project codenamed ”Marzipan” that will allow developers to combine their iOS and macOS apps into one. They could essentially create one app that can run across all of Apple’s entire Mac and iOS lineup. This feature was supposed to be unveiled with iOS 12, but it looks like that might not be the case anymore. 

iOS 12 Wishlist: Siri Feature Parity and Extensions Overhaul

iOS 12 Wishlist: Siri Feature Parity and Extensions Overhaul

Every year we hope and wish that Siri gets better. And we’re not giving up on that hope. Now that HomePod is out in the wild and there’s increasing competition from Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa, we hope Apple finally takes steps to fix Siri.