Apple: the top holder position in the gadget market has recently released its new revolutionary software update: iOS 14 on 16th September 2020.
The iOS 14 update revamps your whole phone and provides a different look for the home screen and makes a compact version of things and provides easier access to the things. Collaboration with the AI and machine learning has improved the privacy features as well as, it has made the Iphone’s smarter and self-customizable This update is compatible with iPhone models 6s or above.
So now let’s see the new features of this software:
One of the most awaited features of this update is the widget, Apple has provided us with widgets for the very first time, which could be designed according to our requirements. This makes the important things and regularly used apps at our fingertips. These could be arranged and their size could be customed as per the needs on the home screen.
Widgets have also been provided to us with a smart stack feature. Basically, in this feature, a widget stack is set using the AI. Stacks are set as per the activity, location, and time spent on different apps appearing like a real photo album.
An app library seems like a quasi cabinet which has all the apps stored in such a way that apps are clubbed according to the criteria in the folders with a general name through artificial intelligence Although APP Library’s folders are again customizable, you can view the apps in the form of a list in an alphabetical manner.
Now the people who like clear and organized home screens are definitely at advantage as the pages on the home screen can be deleted and your apps are available in the app library that too in a systematic way.
With the new iOS 14 update, Apple has tried to make all the functionalities in a compact design
Let’s talk about SIRI; now instead of occupying the whole screen Siri now appears at the end of the phone, with this new design Siri has been advanced in terms of its speed, languages as well as interaction with a human.
Next, we have called; both the facetime and well other apps calls will be displayed using a small tab at the top of the screen which will be a point of advantage to the gamers.
The next feature we have been provided is PICTURE IN PICTURE MODE in which we can facetime as well as watch videos while using other apps, basically, a small window is displayed which could be moved to any part of the screen.
Definitely one of the most interesting features I feel iOS 14 has provided to people who have serious space storage issues. Using this feature, we can download a small part of the app rather than downloading the full version and can take advantage of some features through QR codes, NFC tags, etc.
Messages have been upgraded to a new level competing it with other social apps, providing us with the functionality of pinned conversation, mentions, and inline replies.
A variety of new emojis with different avatars have been added and search the emoji bar has also been added.
Under the iOS 14, safari has been made more reactive towards the privacy concerns, a new feature of privacy report has been added which basically gives a report about all the websites which have tried to access the personal information as well as terminate them from accessing information.
As far as privacy is concerned, iOS 14 has made a custom system i.e. we can choose which photos can be accessed by which apps.
Moreover, whenever an app uses the camera a green dot appears, and when audio is used an orange dot appears on the top of the screen indicating the use of camera and audio respectively, and we can also check the app which has used it.
A new feature in location has been added in which apple has enabled us to provide our approximate location than the precise location.
Under iOS 14, the app translator has been modified to a real-time translator where you can communicate as well as can save your translations. This is a key advantage to the people dealing with international business, as they can communicate with people. This translator is now the inbuilt app where no third party can access your data and your data is safe.
In iOS 14 Weather app has been upgraded and many more functionalities have been added like air quality, visibility, pressure, etc and proper stats have been provided bout the weather resembling a mini report
Maps in iOS 14 have been provided with features for navigation of cycles and electric bikes, which directs about all the cycle lanes etc. moreover with the new maps, it is easier to plan your trips and way to choose to save time by evaluating the roads. Apple maps have also collaborated with several trusted and experienced brands to provide guides about the places to explore.
Though India has not been provided with this feature right now.
In this, a new feature of back tap has been added where you can perform functions like a screenshot, control center, home, mute, etc by double-tap or triple-tap at the back
Youtuber would definitely be related to using the new voice memos feature as Voice recording in iOS 14 has been provided with feature all-new enhance feature, in which the audios can be edited and the background noise can be suppressed providing a better quality of sound.
This whole new update is definitely a revolution in the software history providing a whole new level vibe to our iPhones by making all the features compact, organized as well as customizable.