Category:  Special Event

By Trevor Sheridan, June 4, 2018 Comments Off on WWDC 18: iOS 12 Enhances Augmented Reality With AR Kit 2 Special Event, WWDC

Apple invested big in Augmented Reality with iOS 11, and they’re taking it a step further with iOS 12. First off, Apple introduced a new AR file format USDZ, universal scene designation. The format allows embedding of AR items in articles, send in messages, and is optimized to be open and compact. Adobe, Autodesk, ptc,… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, June 4, 2018 Comments Off on WWDC 18: iOS 12 Introduced To Double Down On Performance Special Event, WWDC

Apple kicked things off at WWDC 18 with iOS 12. There are 14 main new features that Apple wanted to highlight. The biggest one that started things off was performance. Apple’s senior vice president of Software Engineering Craig Federighi said, “We are doubling down on performance”. Over the past year, Apple was been working on… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2017 Comments Off on iPhone X Event: The iPhone X Is Official With OLED Edge To Edge Super Retina Display iPhone, Special Event

Tim Cook emphasized that the event is being held at the Steve Jobs theater. To honor that, Tim Cook has used the line, “One More Thing”. That one more thing this year is the iPhone X. The iPhone X features an edge to edge OLED screen that is a Super Retina Display. The display is… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2017 Comments Off on iPhone X Event: Apple Introduces The iPhone 8 / Plus iPhone, Special Event

Apple began the iPhone portion of the program with the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The new devices feature glass on both sides, and the glass is reinforced by steel and copper to be the “most durable ever” glass on a smartphone. The device continues to feature microscopic resistance to water and dust. The… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2017 Comments Off on iPhone X Event: Apple Unveils The Apple TV 4K With HDR iPhone, Special Event

The Apple TV is the next new product to take the stage. Apple has introduced the Apple TV 4K. It’s not just 4K, but also includes support for HDR, High Dynamic Range, and Dolby Vision. To accomplish this, the Apple TV 4K includes the A10X Fusion chip from the iPad Pro to deliver 2X processing… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2017 Comments Off on iPhone X Event: Apple Watch Series 3 Is Official With Cellular Connectivity iPhone, Special Event

The Apple Watch was the first new product to gain attention at the iPhone X event today. First off, the Apple Watch is now the top selling watch brand in the world. Not just smart watches, but watches in general as it surpassed Rolex. heart rate on the watch face along with a new heart… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, June 5, 2017 Comments Off on WWDC 2017: Apple Introduces HomePod Speaker Special Event, WWDC

After many rumors, Apple has introduced their own home speaker, called HomePod. The HomePod is a 7″ speaker with an all in one package that comes in white or space gray mesh covering. On the inside, there’s a seven speaker tweeter array on the bottom with a 4″ upward-facing woofer. The HomePod is powered by… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, June 5, 2017 Comments Off on WWDC 2017: iPad Updated With iOS 11 To Include Drag & Drop, Files, Deluxe Dock, And More Special Event, WWDC

With the brand new 10.5″ iPad Pro unveiled, Apple has returned their attention to iSO 11. The iPad will gain brand new features as part of iOS 11. First off, there’s a brand new dock that can be filled with 18 apps at once. There’s also a predictive area to the right of the dock… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, June 5, 2017 Comments Off on WWDC 2017: Apple Introduces The New 10.5″ iPad Pro Special Event, WWDC

As expected, Apple has introduced the all new 10.5″ iPad Pro. The new screen size is 20% larger than the 9.7″ screen, and yet the device is still just one pound. The 10.5″ screen size allows for a full size on-screen keyboard as well as a full size hardware keyboard. The display now includes 600… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, June 5, 2017 Comments Off on WWDC 2017: Apple Redesigns The App Store For iOS 11 Special Event, WWDC

The App Store is getting a redesign in iOS 11. The first tab is now “Today” to highlight brand new apps as well as the story that goes into them with updates daily. There will be an app of the day, game of the day, and list of the day, as well as the featured… Read More »