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I think it's a mistake to call watch widgets "complications"
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iOS will make everything faster

they say
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ukimalefu wrote: I think it's a mistake to call watch widgets "complications"


https://www.wixonjewelers.com/education ... lications/
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iOS dark mode
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maurvir wrote:
ukimalefu wrote: I think it's a mistake to call watch widgets "complications"


https://www.wixonjewelers.com/education ... lications/

"it's called fashion, look it up"
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maurvir wrote:
ukimalefu wrote: I think it's a mistake to call watch widgets "complications"


https://www.wixonjewelers.com/education ... lications/


So apple didn't invent the term. I still don't like it.

Who wants things to be complicated?
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you can type by swiping in ios
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That's about as tone deaf as the iPhone "excess"
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karaoke for iOS too (again, lyrics in sync with music)
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ukimalefu wrote: you can type by swiping in ios

Well finally. Everyone else copied or licensed Swype long ago.
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ukimalefu wrote: karaoke for iOS too (again, lyrics in sync with music)

Does it come with new animoji faces to make you look like a Japanese idol?
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insane interactive street view in the new improved apple maps

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you hold the screen and it goes! very smooth

you need to watch the video to get it
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sign into apps with face id, no tracking, private

if apps require email, apple can give you a fake email address that forwards to your real one, keeping yours private
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lots of security features for all internet connected home devices, and routers.
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Betonhaus wrote:
ukimalefu wrote: karaoke for iOS too (again, lyrics in sync with music)

Does it come with new animoji faces to make you look like a Japanese idol?


maybe?

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customizable emojis, or... whatever those are called

*edit*

It's "memojis"

really?

ok
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I think they just rotated a vertical video to widescreen...
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oh, dub dub?

it's for WW... DC

it seems there's a lot of teens there, for some reason, so it's "fellow kids" thing
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Siri can read your texts automatically as they come, and you can respond

may need airpods?
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ukimalefu wrote:
maurvir wrote:
ukimalefu wrote: I think it's a mistake to call watch widgets "complications"


https://www.wixonjewelers.com/education ... lications/


So apple didn't invent the term. I still don't like it.

Who wants things to be complicated?


Watch designers. A complication is a functional puzzle to solve.
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Siri now has a MUCH MORE natural sounding voice
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Robert B. wrote:
ukimalefu wrote:
maurvir wrote:
ukimalefu wrote: I think it's a mistake to call watch widgets "complications"


https://www.wixonjewelers.com/education ... lications/


So apple didn't invent the term. I still don't like it.

Who wants things to be complicated?


Watch designers. A complication is a functional puzzle to solve.

nobody outside of watch enthusiasts is going to know that. Tell your grandma that her watch now has complications and she's not going to be super enthusiastic about that.
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That being said, the dark mode photos app looks a lot like Microsoft's Acrylic design.
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multi window apps on iPadOS
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column view file browser for iPad OS

I love column view on mac os
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you can now plugin a thumb drive and external drives on iPads

and import files into apps
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"desktop-class" browsing for safari on ipad, as in the desktop version of websites, not the mobile version, and a download manager to safari, and "more"
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lots of gestures, to learn, for editing documents (copy, paste, undo)
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you can pinch the ios keyboard, make it smaller, and drag it to the side, to type with one finger while holding the ipad
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the new cheese grater mac pro!

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and monitor?

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*snerk*
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easy to open

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it's modular (?)
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You can get up to 1.5 terabytes of system memory.
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The Mac Pro has a headphone jack :)
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8 PCI ports

Four of them are double-wide, three is single-wide, and a last one with an IO card from Apple with Thunderbolt, USB ports, 2 10-gigabyte Ethernet ports.
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"The world's most powerful graphics card."

with... proprietary connector? not sure about that

but goes in a module, who knows what that means
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well, I don't understand much, other than the new mac pro seems insanely powerful
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new mac pro "as quiet" as the iMac pro
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optional wheels for the Mac pro
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