Apple’s New AR Features Are Proof That Wearables Are Coming

June 8, 2018

In his time on stage at Apple’s annual developer conference yesterday, Craig Federighi did many of the things that people have come to expect of the company’s senior vice president of software engineering. He wore a blue shirt. He said "isn’t that amazing?" a lot. He undertook a demo with an oddly personal touch—in this case, using augmented reality to measure a photograph of himself as an infant. (No, Infant…


What to Expect from Apples Annual Software Conference

June 2, 2018

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off next week, one of two major events the company hosts every year. WWDC, like other developer events, is largely focused on the platforms that app-makers build stuff for; in this case, iOS and macOS, along with tvOS and watchOS. It’s not only a chance for consumers to get a preview of how the next significant software rollout could fundamentally change their iPhones; WWDC can…