As usual, Apple launches important updates simultaneously for almost the entire range of devices running operating systems.
After several months of beta releases (no less than six), Apple has released an important update for all owners of iPhone, iPad, Mac si Apple Watch that comes with some new features.
iOS 13.4 and iPadOS 13.4
We already know that since last year, Apple decided to develop for devices iPad an operating system based on iOS, but with some specific features.
One of these is mouse and trackpad support for iPadupdated at iPadOS 13.4. And so far there is this support, but the cursor was rudimentary and without great precision. With iPadOS 13.4, the cursor has become smaller and provides greater accuracy. It is recommended, of course, to iPad to be connected a Magic Mouse or Magic Trackpad. In addition, iPadOS 13.4 supports Multi-Touch gestures for system navigation.
These new features bring the tablet iPad getting closer to what he wants Apple for several years. iPadto be a device that can be replaced Macfor more and more operations.
Another feature, this time valid for both iOS, iPadOS as well as for the latest version of MacOS, it is iCloud Drive Folder Sharing.
Apple had announced this feature since the launch of iOS 13, but only now has it materialized. iCloud Drive Folder Sharing allows us to share with colleagues, friends, entire folders from iCloud Drive. It also offers the possibility to set limitations for each user with whom I shared the folder. We can choose to give access only for viewing or full access. Write and delete files from the shared folder.
Sharing can be done by live streaming or through a link that can be accessed from the browser.
Another important novelty is import accounts and passwords from Google Chrome into iCloud Keychain. Users of Mac I use a lot of this "file" in which save and synchronize passwords for online accounts among all the devides it is the same account of iCloud.
watchOS 62 si MacOS 10.15.4
In the latest version of WATCH added support for purchases from applications, EKG support si notifications for irregular heart rhythm, for Turkey, New Zealand and Chile. These features of Apple Watch Series 4 they are not allowed in all countries, they are for informational medical purposes.
For macOS, besides iCloud Drive Folder Sharing new features were added in: the Music application (the possibility to "navigate" a song by a simple click on the versions), Screen Time, Safari and many other bug fixes and performance pushes.
iOS 13.4 / iPadOS 13.4 / watchOS 62 yes MacOS 10.15.4 have been officially released