• Apple's Camera Can Read Text, Spotlight Now Searches Photos

    10 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Announced today at the WWDC 2021 , Apple has added “Live Text” to photos with the forthcoming iOS 15. This feature will enable Apple devices to recognize text and numbers within an image and let users copy that text from the image and paste it into other apps like Mail or Messages.
    This new-to-Apple Live Text feature works on new images taken with your iPhone or iPad as well as any existing images Apple users already have stored on their Apple devices. iPhone and iPad users can use various Apple features such as Lookup to find out about the content in their image, copy and send the text...
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  • Apple's iOS 15 Updates to Facetime Puts Zoom and Teams on Notice

    Apple's iOS 15 Updates to Facetime Puts Zoom and Teams on Notice

    10 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Apple has announced the latest updates for FaceTime which opens up more opportunities for users to share media with each other in a way that looks very much like what Zoom and Microsoft Teams offer, but with the signature Apple touches.
    At its 2021 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference , Craig Federighi, Apple's Senior Vice President of Software Engineering, unveiled the latest updates for FaceTime, the company's proprietary video-call app.
    Apple iOS 15 will bring improved video call quality by adding spatial Audio, which spreads out the voices of other call participants in the direction...
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