Apple recently wrapped up its “Spring Loaded” 2021 event, which talked about the release of new iPads, iMacs, AirTags and more. Let’s get the top bytes about the most intriguing announcements that were made.
Crux of the Matter
Apple Card Family
It will enable people to share their Apple Card, track purchases, manage spending, and build credit together with their Family Sharing group.
AirTag is a compact accessory that can be personalized with free engraving. It enables iPhone users to securely locate and keep track of their valuables using the ‘Find My’ app.
Reduced Carbon Footprint By 40% In 6 Years
Apple also said that it saved 861,000 metric tons of copper, tin, and zinc ore in a year by removing adapters from iPhone boxes.
M1-powered Ipad Pro
M1 is an ARM-based system on a chip (SoC). It is the first Apple-designed processor deployed in iMac and the first personal computer chip built using a 5 nm process.
This version of iMac can intelligently improve its colours, shadows, noise and dynamic range on the video feed to improve conference quality.
Apple Podcast App And New Shade Of iPhone 12
The in-app podcast subscription service will be launched in 170 regions and countries from next month.
For all the Apple fans out there, watch the recorded event here: https://youtu.be/TWIHE9yEdOw
- The original American female voice of Siri was given by Susan Bennett. Siri was started as a spin-out from SRI International before being acquired by Apple in 2010.
- Siri means “beautiful woman who leads you to victory”.
- Headquartered in Taiwan, Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn) is the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer. Foxconn is renowned for manufacturing iPhones for Apple.