Comparing to Python as well with massing performance difference
Federighi comparing Swift speed to Objective-C
“The language is called Swift and it totally rules.”
New Programming language: Swift
New programming language… called Swift
Federighi discussing Objective-C language
Xcode: Federighi says Xcode’s latest version was downloaded 14 million times
SceneKit: new 3D scene render with integrated physics engine
SpriteKit enhancements announced
Federighi discussing SpriteKit and casual gaming on iOS
Zen Garden, game demoed showing Metal, will be available in the App Store for free alongside iOS 8
Epic Games founder and company demoing graphics using Metal 3D APIs
Metal is new 3D reduces Games overhead in 3D. Up to 10x performance
Camera APIs and PhotoKit
Bing Translate also built in iOS menu item
Ebay notification widget allows you to bid without opening the app
3rd Party Widgets that can go in notifications
Extensibility will allow services from other apps.
4000 new Developer APIs
SDK is biggest release since launch of the app store
Tim: Making App Store even better:
1.2 B Apps
300M people visit app store every week
New iCloud Pricing for full photos
Photos for Mac
Photos for Mac SHIPPING EARLY NEXT YEAR
Using Levels and Color in new Photo
smart editing controls for light and color. Auto straightening cropping
Search Location, Time, Albums,
Can get at all photos in the cloud thru iPhoto
Share media and Apps with Family. So get all of your wife’s media. Up to 6 family members who share same credit card.
Passcode protection across apps
Enterprise 98% of Fortune 500 companies.
compatible with 3rd party devices.
Hair Force One jokes. Don’t get old.
These new features look easy enough for just about anyone to use.
Greg Joswiak demoing new Messaging features
you can pick up calls on your iPad thru “Continuity”
learning is Private and on device. Lots of Languages
Dinner or Movie suggestions
Quicktype=predictive typing suggestions
still using google search
Spotlight – you can now search for Apps on App store, points of interest from Wikipedia entries. Songs, movies
Using quick functionalities in Mail. Will be slightly harder to not use it now.
Flicking away Phil Schiller’s Notifications.
Mobile safari gets a sidebar (assuming in iPad version only?
you can now reply to notifications with a pull down.
Craig’s back to talk about iOS 8….
iOS 8 and Dev.
89% of install base was running the latest OS.
97% Satisfaction rating from Changewave
nearly half of China customers switched from Android to Apple. (China Mobile might have helped a bit here)
some math…800M! iOS devices
iPod Touch 100M
Tim Cook. iOS time
Summer Free Public Beta program
Recap….and available today. Everyone else will get it in the Fall….free
That wasn’t uncomfortable
Demoing Phone calls. I think a big deal
Phone calls on Mac via iPhone. This is a big deal if you use a Mac
Messages will relay SMSes to/from Mac
Swipe up on your iPad and work goes to your Mac
Airdrop works between iOS and the Mac
Transitions should be natural/seamless
“Continuity” – using the right device for the moment.
can draw cartoon bubbles
Demoing Recent Recipients. Wonder how configurable this is. Can I have 10? 20?
Also showing some editing in mail
Brian Croll demoing tabs
Safari has some new video 5 Premium Video standard (sounds like HTML5) that allows longer streaming on batteries
Safari Standards. HTML Premium Video
Search now integrated with Spotlight. And sharing
Signatures in Email
Mail Drop. Allows big attachments thru cloud rather than having to do manually. Up to 5GB in size. RIP Yousendit
search Wikipedia and news? From Spotlight. Oh, I wonder who Apple will think is News? Surely not Google
Spotlight is in the middle of the screen now for better or worse. Can do advanced math
Messages gets a big update
Giving live demo of Yosemite now.
Notification center has new today view
NEw Notification center – Today view
New Typography. Looks like OS 8 a little bit.
“Continuity” is about refining OSX
Compared to Windows
50% of install base is on Mavericks
Macs 80 million. While PC industry is shrinking, Macs are growing. 40 Million copies of Mavericks. Most ever.
Dev release is so huge (didn’t call it XCODE?)
Here to talk about 2 platforms great updates
Shoutout to the students. Youngest developer is 13
started with 1 lab. Now “lots”
“Thanks Devs” 25th aniversary – 25 years old – started in 1990
Grindr I mean Tinder”
“I can’t live without
we’re watching a commercial here. Hopefully some humans coming shortly…
Music Stops (Coldplay obv
Jony, Angela, Riccio and a bunch of other PR Exec Bios folks page that won’t be presenting
Iovine in the house, Dre notsomuch
We’re approximately two hours away from Apple’s major WWDC 2014 keynote address, and we’ll be providing live blogging and analysis of the event as it proceeds. We’re expecting Apple to discuss updates to iOS and OS X 10.10, with the former seeing enhancements across the system and the latter receiving a complete redesign to bring the software in line with the iOS 7 design aesthetic. You can catch our full analysis and live updates from the conference below: