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TMO Daily Observations 2015-06-10: Why OS X El Capitan’s Metal Matters

1:36 PM, Jun. 10th, 2015 · · WWDC

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One of the big features in OS X El Capitan that average Mac users might miss is Metal. John Martellaro joins Jeff Gamet to explain what Metal is, how it will improve overall performance on your Mac, and why this is a big deal for developers. They also take a look at how they're using Apple Watch after having one on their wrists for a few weeks, and talk about how Apple's smartwatch fits into their daily routines.

TMO Daily Observations 2015-06-09: Apple Music, Swift Goes Open Source

1:03 PM, Jun. 9th, 2015 · · WWDC

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There's still plenty to talk about from yesterday's Worldwide Developer Conference keynote. Today John Martellaro and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet to share their thoughts on Apple Music and the streaming music market, as well as the news that Apple's Swift programming language is going open source.

Apple’s 2015 WWDC Keynote Video Available Online

9:15 AM, Jun. 9th, 2015 · · WWDC

Apple's WWDC 2015 keynote video now online

Just in case you missed seeing Apple's 2015 Worldwide Developer Conference keynote, or want to watch it again, the video is now available on the company's website. Apple used the event to show off OS X El Capitan, iOS 9, watchOS 2, and Apple Music.

Apple Watch gets Native Apps with watchOS 2

3:06 PM, Jun. 8th, 2015 · · WWDC

watchOS 2 for Apple Watch adds new complications, more

Apple isn't sitting still with Apple Watch and is already showing off watchOS 2 even though its smartwatch was released less than two months ago. The next version of watchOS will include support for third-party watch face complications, improved Siri support, better Maps support, and more.

iOS 9 Brings Multitasking to iPad

2:39 PM, Jun. 8th, 2015 · · WWDC

iOS 9 brings multitasking to iPad

The iPad is going to get more useful when iOS 9 ships this fall because it introduces multitasking, or the ability to work with two apps at the same time. Apple also redesigned the on-screen keyboard to make it easier to t

Apple’s iOS 9 gets Improved Siri, New Apps

2:12 PM, Jun. 8th, 2015 · · WWDC

iOS 9 has big improvements for Siri, power management, more

Apple's Craig Federighi showed off iOS 9 during Monday's Worldwide Developer Conference, and it looks like the company wants to make our iPhones an even bigger part of our daily lives. It also includes changes like renaming Passbook to Wallet, and introducing the News app.

Apple Unveils OS X El Capitan with Loads of Refinements

1:29 PM, Jun. 8th, 2015 · · WWDC

Os X El Capitan, coming this fall as a free upgrade

Apple's first big reveal for Worldwide Developer Conference this year was OS X El Capitan, the version of the Mac operating system to replace OS X Yosemite. The new version was shown off by Craig Federighi who said Apple focused on experience and performance.

Apple’s Developer Site Down Ahead of WWCDC 2015 Keynote

9:30 AM, Jun. 8th, 2015 · · WWDC

Apple's developer site goes down ahead of WWDC 2015 keynote

Apple's developer portal went offline Monday morning ahead of its Worldwide Developer Conference keynote event. The portal is the online go-to location for OS X and iOS developers, and taking the site offline is a good sign we'll be seeing new resources announced as part of today's conference kick off.