“iOS 11, the next version of Apple’s mobile operating system, is quite the game-changer for iPad owners,” Jon Russell reports for TechCrunch.
iOS 11 “effectively turns an iPad into a mobile computer through a number of new features that go beyond previous limits with a focus on multi-tasking,” Russell reports. “Apple itself has a released a series of videos that guide you through the new feature additions, some of which are not straightforward, with relative simplicity.”
Apple’s six-video playlist:
Full article here.
MacDailyNews Take: Along with price (See: $329 iPad), iOS 11 will fuel a robust iPad upgrade cycle.
As our own SteveJack remarked seconds after Apple’s Craig Federighi unveiled iOS 11’s new features (namely, Multi-Touch Drag and Drop, the new Dock, and the Files app):
Finally, the promise of iPad is realized.
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Tuesday, June 20, 2017
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These go to 11: Apple makes iOS more Mac-like and iPad’s promise is finally realized – June 9, 2017
pretty freakin’ cool!
Let Samdoggydoodoo do this with any if their crapware. This is freakin awesome. Watch the windoze laptop world crumble from people giving them up to going to iPads. By the end of next year Apple will be a trillion dollar company because of this.