iWork Suite Updated for iOS & macOS – Remote App Now Supports iPad
Today, Apple has seen fit to update its iOS and macOS firmware to the latest version. Other than this, the company also updated its iWork suite on iOS, macOS as well as the iCloud webapps. The updates brings quite a handful of new additions to the table including Touch ID integration on the new MacBook Pro, iPhones as well as iPads. In addition to this, there are several editing features part of the update as well. So lets dive in to see what more does Apple has in store for the users of iWork apps on iOS and Mac.
iWork Suite Updated With A Handful Of New Features For iOS And Mac
The updates packed with numerous features has been released today for all iWork apps. The biggest change is the addition of Touch ID integration by which you can unlock password protected documents on the latest MacBook Pro, iPhone and iPad.
Here’s What Is New In Pages 6.1:
• Add bookmarks to easily link from one part of your document to another • Add elegant mathematical equations using LaTeX or MathML notation • Quickly open password-protected documents using Touch ID on the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar • Easily replace fonts throughout an entire document • Import and export documents in Rich Text Format (RTF) • New leader lines make pie charts easier to read • New stock and currency functions provide up-to-date securities data in tables • Customize dates, times, and currencies for your language or region
In addition to this, the company has also made it simpler to find and replace fonts in the entire document. This is definitely an easy way to change the font style of an entire document if you change your mind at any time.
Here’s What Is New In Keynote 7.1:
• New Object List makes it easy to select, edit, and organize objects even on complex slides • New option to display presenter notes on black background makes them easier to read while presenting in low-light settings • Easily replace fonts throughout an entire presentation • New leader lines make pie charts easier to read • Quickly open password-protected presentations using Touch ID on the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar • New stock and currency functions provide up-to-date securities data in tables • Post interactive presentations on Medium, WordPress, and other websites • Import Keynote 1.0 presentations • Customize dates, times, and currencies for your language or region
Moreover, Pages now gives you access to add bookmarks that link one part of the document to another. You will find the same feature in the Keynote app as well, which will shift from one slide to another. Pages update in the Mac includes support for mathematical equations that makes use of MathML or LaTeX. Apart from this it also comes with support for importing and exporting RTF documents.
Here’s What Is New In Numbers 4.1:
• Easily add current or historical stock information to spreadsheets • Use the new My Stocks template to easily track your portfolio • Quickly open password-protected spreadsheets using Touch ID on the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar • New leader lines make pie charts easier to read • Easily replace fonts throughout an entire spreadsheet • While collaborating on a spreadsheet, you can now cut, copy, paste, and duplicate sheets • Customize dates, times, and currencies for your language or region
The new Keynote update now also includes a new black background option when in the process of looking at presenter notes. In addition to this, you can also post interactive presentations to WordPress and Medium like sites. There are ample of features in the update so do check them out if you haven’t already. Similar updated are also available in the iCloud webapps.
Apple TV Siri Remote Now Comes With iPad Support And More
The Apple TV Remote app has been finally updated with iPad support. This means that iPad users can now interact with their Apple TV using just the app on their iPad and the operations will be similar to what you’re already used to with the Siri Remote. In addition to this, Now playing has been enhanced with playlists, lyrics and much more.
Here’s What Is New In Version 1.1:
• Support for iPad • Enhanced Now Playing experience with lyrics and playlists for music and chapters, audio tracks, and captions selection for movies and TV shows • General performance and stability improvements
This is it for now, folks. What are your thoughts on the update? Do you think Apple has brought in all of thee necessary features? Share your thoughts in the comments.