WWDC 2016 Survey Rumors: No new equipment but lots of Siri, iMessage could get cash transactions via ApplePay

Lately left (but nonetheless buddy of the website!) Mark Gurman continued the Jay and Farhad Display today and offered his forecasts for WWDC 2016 and beyond. All of the discussion substance was possibly published formerly on 9to5mac or elsewhere but there have been undoubtedly some fresh “whispers”…

The largest information about WWDC is the fact that it gained’t probably have equipment product announcements. Jordan noted that recently and was reiterated within the podcast. But there could be some notices over the 4 Apple systems. (yes 3 are iOS centered but advertising-smart you will find iOS, macOS, tvOS, WatchOS).

MacOS might get Siri which may arrived at the most effective right part and was coated at size  in Feb and the brand new macOS title which we’ve mentioned previously. Pictures might find updates.

Records on iOS which all drop consistent with objectives using the probable exclusion of what Gurman named a sound or something which isn’t-100PERCENT and shouldn’t be documented as reality: iMessages money-transfer via ApplePay. Although Google has already established this for quite a while this could be considered a large change for Apple customers.

Records on iOS:

  • iOS style refresh. More shades. Notices may change.  Tweeks in OS.
  • Large improvements to pictures. System wide function- like Email Markup drawings. Snapchat/Skitch-b. More Pro Editing choice in Pictures.
  • Apple Music App. More Spotify-ish.  much more Dark. More Album art. Interface refresh although not low-level. Main menu change.
  • Siri will be considered a large area of the keynote. Used-to handle audio, wording calls, e-mail, etc). On iPhone Siri SDK is likely to be launched. The key reason why is getting such a long time is privacy issues. May Apps need to be authorized to become area of the SDK?
  • iMessage to obtain monetary exchanges via ApplePay?
  • Fresh security software?

On Later this season and beyond:

  • MacBooks can get TouchID and another OLED display above keyboard (as documented by KGI fourteen days before)
  • Subsequent iPhone: Not 3 year period. 1 yr cycle. Simplifies aerial collections. Elimination of headphone jack, waterproofing.
  • iPhone 2017 may be larger display no bezels. TouchID behind the display (documented on Daring Fireball).
  • “Is Apple thrilling? The vehicle task is.”

We’ll possess a much more on WWDC whilst the function gets deeper. Stay tuned!

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