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In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

From macOS Big Sur, featuring the biggest design upgrade since the introduction of Mac OS X, to watchOS 7, the new App Library in iOS 14, and enhanced handwriting capabilities with Apple Pencil in iPadOS 14, here are some of the most groundbreaking features and app development tools unveiled at WWDC20.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Tim Cook recaps some of the groundbreaking technologies unveiled at WWDC20. All Images: Apple

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Craig Federighi kicks off WWDC20 with a preview of the beautiful redesigns to the Home Screen in iOS 14.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Yah Cason reveals the new capabilities of the Home app with HomeKit-enabled bulbs, video cameras, and other accessories, including Adaptive Lighting, which automatically adjusts the color temperature of a room throughout the day.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Yael Garten talks about how Siri can handle more complex questions and automate tasks, and introduces the new Translate app for translating conversations privately.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Vera Carr discusses the new Sleep tracking features on Apple Watch with watchOS 7.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Tim Cook and Esther Hare said a digital hello to WWDC20 Swift Student Challenge winners from nine countries around the world.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Andreas Wendker unpacks the newest developer tools announced at WWDC20 during the Platforms State of the Union.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Kevin Lynch previews the newest features in watchOS 7, including watch face sharing, more customizable watch faces, and more.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Katie Skinner explains how users can manage their tracked data.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Julz Arney unveils how Apple Watch will track body motions for popular dance styles for fitness, and announces new workout types coming with watchOS 7.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Johny Srouji discusses Apple’s journey to custom Apple silicon and transitioning the Mac to Apple SoCs.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Jenny Chen demos new handwriting capabilities coming with iPadOS 14.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Emily Schubert demos how digital car keys enable users to unlock and start their car through NFC, without removing their phone from their pocket or bag.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The transition to Apple silicon in the Mac will create a common architecture across all Apple products, making it far easier for developers to write and optimize software for the entire Apple ecosystem.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Apple today announced it will transition the Mac to its world-class custom silicon to deliver industry-leading performance and powerful technologies.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

iOS 14 delivers an all-new compact design that lets users multitask while receiving calls, asking Siri a question, or watching videos.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Guides make it easy to find great new restaurants, places to visit on vacation, or things to do in a city.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

App Clips are integrated with Apple Pay for easy payment and Sign in with Apple for quick and private login.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

App Clips are fast and easy to discover and allow users to get a part of an app the moment they need it.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The App Library makes it easier for users to get to all of their apps with a simple, easy-to-navigate view at the end of the Home Screen pages.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

App Store product pages feature a summary of the privacy practices of each app before downloading it.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

With Picture-in-Picture, users can watch a video or take a FaceTime call while using another app.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Messages enables users to reply directly to a message and keep track of all subsequent replies.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Redesigned sidebars across many apps including Photos, Files, Notes, Calendar, and Apple Music consolidate navigation into a single place.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Electric vehicle routing adds charging stops along a planned route based on current vehicle charge and charger types.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Maps offers cycling directions along bike lanes, bike paths, and bike-friendly roads.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The Home app has a new visual status that provides an at-a-glance view of a user’s smart home accessories.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Favorite conversations can be pinned to the top of a Messages list, with recent messages, Tapbacks, and typing indicators featured right above the pin.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The Siri experience is redesigned to let users stay in the context of what they are doing.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Translate helps users quickly and easily translate voice or text between supported languages, and can work completely offline to keep conversations private.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Digital car keys give users a way to securely unlock and start their car using just their iPhone or Apple Watch.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Widgets are beautifully redesigned in iOS 14, giving users timely information at a glance, and are more helpful than ever right on the Home Screen pages.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Redesigned sidebars across many apps including Photos, Files, Notes, Calendar, and Apple Music consolidate navigation into a single place.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Siri expands its knowledge, helps find answers from across the internet, and can now send audio messages.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Data detectors now work with handwritten text to recognize phone numbers, dates, and addresses.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

A website Privacy Report in Safari allows users to easily see which cross-site trackers have been blocked.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

New privacy information in the App Store helps users understand the privacy practices of an app before downloading it.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Messages now allows users to further customize conversations by setting a group photo with either an image or an emoji.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

New Guides provide a curated list of the best places to visit in a city, created by a selection of trusted experts.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Home adds new automation suggestions and expanded controls in Control Center for quicker access to accessories and scenes.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

iPadOS 14 features an all-new compact design for incoming FaceTime and phone calls, Siri interactions, and Search, helping users stay focused and get more done in the moment.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

ARKit 4 introduces Location Anchors which allow developers to pin their AR experiences to a specific geographic coordinate — such as this KAWS sculpture which can be viewed through the Acute Art app.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The new Dock in macOS Big Sur features icons thoughtfully designed to be more consistent with icons across the Apple ecosystem.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

New features in Safari let users customize their experience with background images and content sections on the home page.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The all-new Control Center in macOS Big Sur delivers quick access to controls right from the desktop.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Developers can design beautiful widgets right on the Home Screen pages.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

iPadOS 14 introduces new features and designs that make the iPad experience even more distinctive.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

With a new compact design, users can start a search from anywhere, without having to leave the app they’re in.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

iPadOS 14 features an all-new compact design for incoming phone and FaceTime calls, Siri interactions, and Search, helping users stay focused and get more done in the moment.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Maps gets completely redesigned in macOS Big Sur, bringing new features like Guides from trusted resources to help users discover new places and things to do.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The Find My network will be open to third-party device makers with end-to-end encryption built in.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

A new Privacy Report in Safari delivers added visibility into how Safari protects browsing activity across the web.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Tabs in Safari have been redesigned to display more tabs onscreen, show favicons by default, and provide a preview of a webpage by hovering over the tab.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

macOS Big Sur, unveiled at WWDC20, introduces a beautiful redesign and new features in Safari, Messages, and Maps.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

An updated Notification Center in macOS Big Sur includes more interactive notifications and redesigned widgets, providing users with more relevant information at a glance.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

macOS Big Sur delivers a spacious new design that makes navigation easier, while putting more controls at users’ fingertips.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Users can now pin their favorite conversations in Messages at the top of the list for fast access.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

With macOS Big Sur, users can now create and customize their Memoji on the Mac, and express themselves with Memoji stickers to match their mood and personality.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

macOS Big Sur brings a new photo picker and #images to Messages, making it easy to quickly share images, GIFs, and videos.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Xcode 12 is at the center of all development on Apple’s platforms and features a fresh new look.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The wake-up screen shows the current battery level and weather.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

New parents can use Glow Baby to see nap, changing, and feeding times all on one face.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The Fitness app on iPhone has been completely redesigned to provide a more streamlined view of Activity data.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Watch face sharing comes to Apple Watch with watchOS 7 in the fall.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Apple Watch now offers custom-built algorithms to track Dance, Functional Strength Training, Core Training, and Cooldown.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Navigate with the convenience of cycling directions on Apple Watch.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The Chronograph Pro face features an integrated tachymeter.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

watchOS 7 brings new personalization, health, and fitness features to Apple Watch this fall.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

HomeKit-enabled video doorbells and accessories come to the Home app with tvOS 14 in the fall.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

SwiftUI adds great new features to make sharing code across Apple’s platforms even easier.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The X-Large face includes the option to add a rich complication.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Customized watch faces can be downloaded from websites.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Surfers can create a surf watch with Dawn Patrol to track water temperature, swell, and wind speed at their favorite beach.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Sleep Mode on Apple Watch dims the screen.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The new sleep tracking feature takes a holistic approach to sleep.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Set a sleep-duration goal for the desired amount of sleep.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Siri can translate many languages conveniently from the wrist.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

The Shortcuts app is now on Apple Watch.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

watchOS 7 offers many ways to discover and share watch faces, including from the App Store.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

A color filter can be added to the Photos face.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

Nike Run Club can display multiple complications including pace from the previous run and latest achievement earned.

In pictures: Apple reveals new technologies and features at WWDC20

watchOS 7 continues to support hearing health with new headphone audio notifications.