On Thursday, Apple released iOS 11.3, the latest update to its mobile operating system. The updated software came standard on Apple’s new 9.7-inch iPad declared this week, and is now available to download for iPhones and iPads. The iOS 11.3 update includes new features like improved augmented reality, new Animoji (if you have an iPhone X), and a beta version of iPhone Battery Health, which let you see information about your iPhone’s battery capacity and performance.
Apple Music now has more than 38 million subscribers; the incredible news is that 2 million has subscribed in just over one month. This surprising news was declared by Eddy Cue; he is the senior vice president for internet software and services at the South during Southwest Conference and Festivals. Last month, Spotify announced plans to go public, and in doing so revealed it has 71 million paying users. In 2017, the service recorded 159 million monthly active users who streamed 40.3 billion hours of content, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filings show. During his speech he also indicated that there should be about two billion people throughout the world who could subscribe in Apple Music, Spotify or some other outstanding service. Cue also added that more than half a billion customers access the App Store every week, all of whom are ripe for subscription.
Apple updated a document on its websites last month to indicate that Apple is now using the Google Cloud for iCloud services. Earlier Apple had used remote data storage systems provided by Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. Apple’s edition of the iOS Security Guide in March 2017 still listed Microsoft Azure instead of Google Cloud Platform. Some media outlets reported on Google’s iCloud win in 2016, but Apple never provided confirmation. Data stored on Google may contain contacts, calendars, photos, videos, documents and more, but Apple obsessed with the idea that Google has no means of accessing that data. The most recent update doesn’t point out whether Apple is using any Google cloud services other than core storage of “objects” like photos and videos. It is also unclear when Apple launched storing data in Google’s cloud. Microsoft declined to comment. Apple didn’t reply to a request for comment.
Apple will start three iPhones in 2018, and they may have the same design as last year’s iPhone X say multiple independent sources. The notch which cuts into the top side of the display to make room for Face ID camera components, the speaker, and the new selfie camera will be found on all new models this coming September. And of course, that means no new iPhones will have a Touch ID fingerprint sensor.
Eighteen global carriers will start 5G speed trials in 2018, using a new Qualcomm modem that’s built to handle huge amounts of data at almost instantaneous speeds. The list includes Verizon, AT&T and Sprint in the US; Orange, BT and Vodafone in the UK and Telstra in Australia.
It´s a fitness tracker, a music player, a communications device, a handheld portal to other apps, a virtual wallet making payments via Apple Pay, a remote control for Apple TV, an electronic key to open doors, and a smart control device to manage your house. It boasts swipe-to-glance features, voice-activated controls, and mail functionalities. It´s being charged via a combination of magnets and inductive charging. The Apple Watch will start at $349 in the US for the aluminum and glass Apple Watch Sport. The Apple Watch comes in two case sizes, 38mm and 42mm. Both of which can be set up to work on either your left or your right wrist.
It seems that the boom of smart watches is going on, because the company Google , like the Samsung and Apple, is working in creation the smart watches. Google is new company for stepping into the watch world. This Google smart watch will be developed by the Android. This means, that the company plans to get a consumer product on a speedier timeline. Google gave the patent application for smart watch in 2011. Smart watch will have number of useful functions, such as to give instructing, to receive information about products, and also to send notices by e-mail. On the other hand, Google already took important steps in development of the Google Glass project. The device is always at the user, ready to instruct here and now. Besides, it is convenient and necessary.
Apple’s new product named iWatch may launch in this year and as expected will run with full version of iOS. The features of iWatch were first reported by Bloomberg. But, it is more or less obvious that the Apple won’t begin to submit at once two markets unfamiliar to it one by one. According to the information, that on the project of Apple iWatch works hundred of experts, the Bloomberg agency decided not to stop on the reached. The iWatch has flexible touch panel and a food from the kinetic store. This watch will be equipped with a pedometer and a pulsator whereas On will allow to receive calls and to check the location on the card. In this gadget, also, will be sensors, tracking health of the user, for example, the counter of a warm rhythm.
Apple will unveil iPhone mini this summer in China which has low price (approximately 330$),According to Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty iPhone mini would add 20 percent to the current 10 percent of the Chinese market share of iPhone 5. In China the prices of smartphone started to stabilize, and it will open a big market for such a phone. A China consumer buys the iPhone through China Unicom and China Telecom. Apple tried to come to an agreement with China Mobile, but there were some difficulties. At the same time, according to analysts, the China Mobile is the best contributor for iPhone in China market. The lowest price of iPhone mini will be one of the factor to cover this difficulties.