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iOS is a constantly evolving operating system. With regular updates being rolled out at Apple’s WWDC, the Packt Hub aims to keep you up to date. We take a look at the latest developments, not only in Apple’s own apps, but iOS programming with tools such as Xcode and Swift.

Apple

Final release for macOS Mojave is here with new features, security changes and a...

macOS Mojave was released yesterday with plenty of new features and a bypass flaw. The public beta was released in June at Apple’s annual...
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Google plans to let the AMP Project have an open governance model, soon!

Yesterday, Malte Ubl, tech leader in the AMP project at Google, announced that the AMP Project team is planning to set up an open...

ABI stability may finally come in Swift 5.0

Version 5 of Apple’s Swift language, used for iOS and MacOS application development, will release early next year. The main focus of this release...

Swift 4.2 releases with language, library and package manager updates!

The Swift team released Swift version 4.2 yesterday. Swift 4.2 comes with updates to the Swift language including generics improvement, and standard library updates....

iPhone XS and Apple Watch details leaked hours before product launch

Details of new Apple products - 3 new iPhones - that were meant to be released at today's launch event at 10.00 am PT,...

All iOS Apps must now have a privacy policy according to new App...

Following an announcement to developers through App Store Connect last night, Apple now requires all new apps and updates to include a link to...

Apple announces a Special Event to reportedly launch new products including “iPhone XS” and...

Apple announced yesterday that they will be conducting an event named, Apple Special Event, on September 12, 2018. It will be held at the...
iOS

React Native 0.57 coming soon with new iOS WebViews

WebView is used to display web content in your iOS applications.Yesterday, React Native announced a new native iOS backend to the WebView component that...
App Store

Apple bans Facebook’s VPN app from the App Store for violating its data collection...

Apple has asked Facebook to take down its app, Onavo Protect from App Store as it violates Apple’s new rules on data collection. Onavo...
Microsoft

Microsoft Edge Beta available on iOS with breaking news alert, developer options and more

Microsoft has added new features in Microsoft Edge Beta, which is the testing version of Microsoft Edge. Microsoft Edge is a browser for all...

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