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Apple’s “Hello Again” Event – Expectations

Apple has today announced that they will be holding a keynote on Thursday October 27th at 10am PT in Cupertino where they have some major announcements to make.

This event is expected to be a Mac only event with major updates to multiple products in the Mac lineup.

In this post I’ll summarise what to expect from the event.

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Top 5: Favourite macOS Sierra Features

macOS Sierra is the new version of the Mac Operating System that runs on computers that have Mac in their name.

The previously named operating system being OS X has got a name change to macOS, which ties it in better with the rest of the Apple operating system lineup being iOS, watchOS and tvOS, and in this post I’m going to list my Top 5 favourite features from this new release.

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Initial Impressions: WWDC 2016 Keynote

UPDATE #1: Changes to list of compatible iOS 10 devices.

Apple’s WWDC has just started with the opening keynote, where the company announced:

  • macOS Sierra
  • iOS 10
  • watchOS 3
  • tvOS 10
  • Swift Playgrounds

In this post with the event having finished not that long ago, here are my impressions of everything announced:

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Rumour: OS X to become macOS

Apple has been naming it’s desktop operating system as OS X for the past 15 years now.

There have been:

  • OS X 10.0 (Cheetah) in Early 2001.
  • OS X 10.1 (Puma) in Late 2001.
  • OS X 10.2 (Jaguar) in Late 2002.
  • OS X 10.3 (Panther) in Late 2003.
  • OS X 10.4 (Tiger) in Early 2005.
  • OS X 10.5 (Leopard) in Late 2007.
  • OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) in Late 2009.
  • OS X 10.7 (Lion) in Mid 2010.
  • OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) in Mid 2012.
  • OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) in Late 2013.
  • OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) in Late 2014.
  • OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) in Late 2015.

Prior to all of this though, OS X was originally called “Mac OS” and the latest rumour suggests that OS X will be renamed to macOS.

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Apple’s “Let Us Loop You In” Event Review

Apple has today held an event at their Town Hall at their Cupertino Campus, where they announced updates to their iPhone and iPad range along with software updates and new Apple Watch bands.

This is my official review of the Apple March 2016 “Let Us Loop You In” event and I will go through based on the structure of the keynote.

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