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Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak Discuss iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, Privacy, Shortcuts on Mac, and More

As is tradition, Apple executives Craig Federighi and Greg Joswiak joined Daring Fireball's John Gruber in an episode of The Talk Show to discuss several announcements that Apple made over this weeks WWDC, including iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, and a large focus around privacy. Federighi kicks off the conversation discussing the common architecture, now thanks to Apple silicon, across all of Apple's devices and platforms ranging from the Mac to the Apple Watch. Federighi notes how this unity all...
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Apple's Craig Federighi Talks iOS 15 and macOS Monterey With YouTubers

Apple software engineering chief Craig Federighi this week did a series of interviews with YouTubers, sharing iOS 15 highlights and tidbits with them. Each YouTuber was able to ask Federighi targeted questions about the new update using FaceTime. Andru Edwards talked to Federighi about Apple's focus on togetherness with ‌iOS 15‌, iPadOS 15, and macOS Monterey features like SharePlay in ‌FaceTime‌ and Shared with You in Messages. "We have so many ideas that come up over time, over years. And t...
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Spotlight gets more powerful in iOS 15, even lets you install apps

With the upcoming release of iOS 15 for Apple mobile devices, Apple’s built-in search feature known as Spotlight will become a lot more functional. In what may be one of its bigger updates since it introduced Siri Suggestions, the new version of Spotlight is becoming an alternative to Google for several key queries, including web images and information about actors, musicians, TV shows and movies. It will also now be able to search across your photo library, deliver richer results for contacts, ...
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Craig Federighi: Apple Will Continue to 'Protect Our Customers' Amid 'Innovation' in Privacy Exploitation

Following WWDC, Apple's senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi said that Apple will continue to protect its customers amid "innovation" in the world of privacy exploitation and that Apple believes it "can largely stay ahead" of the curve to protect users. In an exclusive interview with Fast Company, Federighi talked about new announcements that Apple made during WWDC on Monday, including Private Relay for iCloud+. Many are attributing the feature to a VPN, but Federighi...
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Did you spot Apple’s ‘top secret ideas for 2022’ in WWDC keynote?

Apple had some fun with its WWDC keynote on Monday, seemingly spilling the beans on some crazy new ideas for iPhone features.
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Apple’s new encrypted browsing feature won’t be available in China, Saudi Arabia and more: report

Apple announced a handful of privacy-focused updates at its annual software developer conference on Monday. One called Private Relay particularly piques the interest of Chinese users living under the country’s censorship system, for it encrypts all browsing history so nobody can track or intercept the data. As my colleague Roman Dillet explains: When Private Relay is turned on, nobody can track your browsing history — not your internet service provider, anyone standing in the middle of your requ...
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Craig Federighi details iCloud Private Relay and iOS 15 privacy features in new interview

In a new interview, Apple's VP of Software Engineering, Craig Federighi, detailed the iCloud Private Relay feature and more.
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Apple is bringing Shortcuts to the Mac and starts transition from Automator

Apple has announced the next major version of macOS at WWDC 2021 — macOS Monterey. Among other features, Apple is going to release Shortcuts on macOS. It’s going to look and work a lot like Shortcuts on iOS and iPadOS. “The Mac has a long history of automation with command line, shell scripts, Apple scripts and Automator. And on iOS, we've made automation even easier with Shortcuts,” SVP of Software Engineering Craig Federighi said. “And this year we're bringing Shortcuts to the Mac.” In...
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iPadOS 15 announced at WWDC, features improved multitasking and surprising Swift Playgrounds features

Apple today introduced the next version iPadOS with more widgets and a better multitasking system. The announcement was by Apple SVP, Craig Federighi at Apple’s annual developer’s conference, WWDC. The features announced today are welcomed updates, but fall short from the major rework the iPad sorely deserves.The new iPad features come in addition to the bevy of features and updates found in iOS 15, which were also announced today. “With iPad OS, we [want to] build distinct capabilities making i...
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Apple just unveiled its iOS 15 software update. Here are the biggest changes coming to your iPhone.

Apple's adding SharePlay to FaceTime that will let you listen to music with people while you're FaceTiming them. Apple Apple unveiled its iOS 15 software update during its developer conference on Monday. iOS 15 will feature redesigns and upgrades in FaceTime, Messages, Notifications, and more. It will likely be available for download this fall. Sign up for the 10 Things in Tech daily newsletter. Apple unveiled its iOS 15 software update on Monday with upgrades to FaceTime, Maps, We...
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Here’s everything Apple announced at the WWDC 2021 keynote

It’s that time again! This morning Apple kicked off its annual Worldwide Developer Conference the same way it does each year: a keynote jammed to the brim with new stuff. Didn’t have time to tune in to the liveblog or watch the stream? We get it. That’s why we’ve boiled all of the biggest news down to the bulletpoints for you below. Skim at your leisure! iOS 15 Craig Federighi started things off with details on the latest major update to iOS, noting that this release focuses on four points:...
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Apple unveils iOS 15 with new features for FaceTime and better notifications

During the virtual keynote of WWDC, Apple shared the first details about iOS 15, the next major version of iOS that is going to be released later this year. There are four pillars with this year’s release: staying connected, focusing without distraction, using intelligence and exploring the world. “For many of us, our iPhones have become indispensable,” SVP of Software Engineering Craig Federighi said. “Our new release is iOS 15. It’s packed with features that make the iOS experience adapt to an...
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Apple’s Live Text lets you interact with text in your photos

Apple has introduced a new feature to its camera system that automatically recognizes and transcribes text in your photos, from a phone number on a business card to a whiteboard full of notes. Live Text, as the feature is called, doesn’t need any prompting or special work from the user — just tap the icon and you’re good to go. Announced by Craig Federighi on the virtual stage of WWDC, Live Text will be arriving on iPhones with iOS 15. He demonstrated it with a couple pictures, one of a whiteboa...
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Apple introduces SharePlay for co-watching, streaming, and screen sharing over FaceTime

As part of its FaceTime update in iOS 15, Apple introduced a new set of features designed for shared experiences — like co-watching TV shows or TikTok videos, listening to music together, screen sharing and more — while on a FaceTime call. The feature, called SharePlay, enables real-time connections with family and friends while you’re hanging out on FaceTime, Apple explained, by integrating access to apps from within the call itself. Image Credits: Apple Apple demonstrated the new feature dur...
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WWDC 2021: New laptops, iOS 15, and more expected from Apple – live

Follow the announcements of Apple’s latest hardware and software updates, as the company kicks off its worldwide developers conference amid rumblings of discontent from its partners 6.34pm BST Craig Federighi returns to show off the new weather and maps apps. The Weather app looks familiar, and it should – the upgrade is the result of Apple buying much loved indie app Dark Sky.Apple’s upgraded maps, meanwhile, are coming to Spain, Portugal, Italy and Australia this year. And every country is...
Tags: Apple, Technology, Australia, US, Tim Cook, Google Earth, Tsa, Hyatt Hotels, Apple Wallet, Craig Federighi, Jennifer Bailey, Spain Portugal Italy, Dark Sky Apple


Apple announces FaceTime updates

Over a year into a global pandemic, Apple announced some major updates to its FaceTime app at WWDC 2021, which will be available in iOS 15. Notably, Android users will now be able to join in on FaceTime calls, posing some competition to apps like Zoom and Google Meet, which have boomed during lockdown. This FaceTime makeover will also include links to join calls, which can be sent via Calendar invites in advance of your meeting. These links work across platforms, whether you’re on the web, an An...
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Apple Wants Users To Trust iOS, But It Doesn't Trust iOS Users

Apple's software engineering head Craig Federighi had a tricky task in the Epic v. Apple trial: explaining why the Mac's security wasn't good enough for the iPhone. From a report: Mac computers have an official Apple App Store, but they also allow downloading software from the internet or a third-party store. Apple has never opened up iOS this way, but it's long touted the privacy and security of both platforms. Then Epic Games sued Apple to force its hand, saying that if an open model is good e...
Tags: Apple, Tech, Epic, Craig Federighi, Federighi, Yonatan Even


Tim Cook is making a rare appearance to defend his company under oath

Apple CEO Tim Cook, left, and Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney, right. Apple/Rachel Luna/Stringer Apple CEO Tim Cook is taking the stand as a witness under oath in a major lawsuit on Friday. "Fortnite" maker Epic Games is suing Apple, and the bench trial started early this month in California. Epic says Apple's App Store is a monopoly. Apple says Epic broke its developer contract. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday is scheduled to take the s...
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Craig Federighi Says the Mac Has An 'Unacceptable' Malware Problem (slashdot)

Craig Federighi is currently testifying during the Apple vs. Epic lawsuit. While facing questioning from Apple's lawyers, Federighi made some interesting comments about security, particularly noting that the Mac currently has a level of malware that Apple "does not find acceptable." 9to5Mac reports: One of Federighi's goals is to paint the iPhone ecosystem, including the App Store and lack of side-loading support, as a secure and trusted environment for users. To do this, it appears that part of...
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Viruses and malware on Mac computers have reached an 'unacceptable' level, according to Apple exec Craig Federighi

Apple Apple's computers are getting slammed with malware and viruses, according to Apple. "It's an endless game of whack-a-mole," Apple senior VP Craig Federighi said in court on Wednesday. The rare admission is part of Apple's defense in an ongoing lawsuit brought by "Fortnite" maker Epic Games. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Apple's computers, from its iconic iMac to the latest MacBook, are getting slammed by malware and viruses.That's accord...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Security, Ipad, Lawsuit, Legal, News, Mac, California, Trends, Cybersecurity, Macbook, Epic, Bill Gates, Tim Cook


The Morning After: The new M1-powered iPad Pro, reviewed

Today’s headlines: Apple exec Craig Federighi calls the state of Mac malware 'not acceptable', Nintendo’s Switch Online service reaches...
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Apple's Craig Federighi: Mac Not Meeting the Bar for Customer Protection (mac rumors)

Apple software engineering chief Craig Federighi is testifying in the ongoing Apple v. Epic games trial this afternoon, providing details about iPhone security to convince the judge that any change to the App Store policies would be detrimental to ‌iPhone‌ users. Epic Games wants the judge to force Apple to allow multiple app stores on iOS, similar to how it works on Mac, which would allow users to install apps that have not been reviewed by Apple. During questioning, Federighi was asked wh...
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Craig Federighi Says the Mac Has An 'Unacceptable' Malware Problem

Craig Federighi is currently testifying during the Apple vs. Epic lawsuit. While facing questioning from Apple's lawyers, Federighi made some interesting comments about security, particularly noting that the Mac currently has a level of malware that Apple "does not find acceptable." 9to5Mac reports: One of Federighi's goals is to paint the iPhone ecosystem, including the App Store and lack of side-loading support, as a secure and trusted environment for users. To do this, it appears that part of...
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Apple's macOS is sub-par for security, Apple exec Craig Federighi tells Epic trial

Trashing your desktop OS to save the iOS walled garden – it's a bold strategy. Let's see if it pays off for 'em Apple's software supremo Craig Federighi on Wednesday condemned the security of macOS in a somewhat kamikaze attempt to defend the walled garden that is the iOS App Store.…
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Mac usage is growing rapidly, but iOS still outpaces it by about 10 times

Apple's Craig Federighi revealed during the company's ongoing legal battle with Epic that there are 10 times as many iPhone users as there are Mac users.
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Apple Earned Over $100 Million From Fortnite

Apple collected more than $100 million in revenue from the 30 percent cut that it takes from Fortnite in-app purchases, according to testimony provided by App Store gaming business development head Michael Schmid, who shared the detail in the ongoing Epic v. Apple trial. As noted by Bloomberg, Schmid offered the $100 million figure as a rough estimate, and declined to provide a specific dollar amount because that would be "inappropriate." Sensor Tower last year estimated that Fortnite player...
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Apple's Craig Federighi: Mac Not Meeting the Bar for Customer Protection

Apple software engineering chief Craig Federighi is testifying in the ongoing Apple v. Epic games trial this afternoon, providing details about iPhone security to convince the judge that any change to the App Store policies would be detrimental to ‌iPhone‌ users. Epic Games wants the judge to force Apple to allow multiple app stores on iOS, similar to how it works on Mac, which would allow users to install apps that have not been reviewed by Apple. During questioning, Federighi was asked why ...
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The level of Mac malware is not acceptable, says Apple’s Craig Federighi at Epic trial

He said iOS "would get run over" if it was open like macOS.
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Tim Cook 'Practicing for Hours' Ahead of Epic Games Testimony Expected This Week

So far, Apple CEO Tim Cook has taken a backseat in defending Apple as it faces a significant legal battle with Epic Games regarding the App Store. While the CEO has commented on the platform in the past, for the first time this week, ‌Tim Cook‌ will take center stage in his company's battle with ‌Epic Games‌. Apple in March submitted its list of executives that will testify during the trial between Apple and ‌Epic Games‌ which began on May 3. ‌Epic Games‌, developers behind the hit-game Fortn...
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Googlers fight to stay home and Apple goes to court

Hello, and welcome to this week's edition of the Insider Tech newsletter, where we break down the biggest news in tech, including:Google employees fight for the right to work from homeApple App Store model is under attackHow Etsy's marketplace became a free-for-all of listings for dead pets, radioactive material and weapons Did someone forward this newsletter to you? Sign up here. Soundtrack: This week's newsletter has been specially designed to be consumed while listening to the Bea...
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