How Apple’s iPhone X TrueDepth AR waltzed ahead of Google’s Tango — Apple’s iOS 11 brings Augmented Reality to a huge installed base of over 350 million iOS devices with powerful A9, A10 Fusion or A11 Bionic chips. However, another form of AR is about to be introduced, exclusive to the company’s new iPhone X. Here’s a deeper look at Apple’s big AR surprise.
Inside Apple’s ARKit and Visual Inertial Odometry, new in iOS 11 — When iPhone launched ten years ago it took basic photos and no videos. Today’s iOS 11 now achieves a new level of image capture with Depth, AI Vision and Machine Learning. In parallel, it hosts a new platform for Augmented Reality, which integrates what the camera sees and graphics created by the device. Here’s a look at how it works.
Apple’s ARKit has been installed more than three million times through a host of ARKit-powered apps and games since iOS 11 launched on September 19.
Apple promises fix for GarageBand failing to open after iOS 11 update — Apple is working to fix a glitch preventing some people from launching GarageBand – the company’s simplified music creation tool – after updating to iOS 11, according to an online support document.
7 ways to watch your Movies Anywhere collection — Movies Anywhere is unifying our digital movie purchases from iTunes, Amazon Video, Google Play, and Vudu. Read on to see a few ways you can watch your newly combined movie library.
[Updated — this only works for those in the US and Canada so far.]
6 ways to better photos — No matter which iPhone you have, you can make use of these tips and tricks to make your iPhone photos look great.