Apple WWDC 2024 keynote: iOS 18, AI and changes to photos among what's coming

Major AI Focus at WWDC 2024

Apple's 2024 WWDC highlighted AI advancements, unveiling features across its operating systems.

VisionOS 2 Enhancements

VisionOS 2 introduces new hand controls, Spatial Photos, and improved MacOS mirroring for Vision Pro users.

Vision Pro Guest User Feature

Vision Pro now supports a Guest User option, allowing additional users to save their eye and hand data for 30 days.

Expanded Vision Pro Capabilities

Users can cast content via AirPlay, enjoy Apple TV's multiview, and personalize their Home View with Vision Pro.

iOS 18 Customization

iPhone and iPad users can customize home screens and app icon colors, and change app icons to dark mode.

Control Center Upgrades

iOS 18 includes customizable Control Center toggles and privacy options like app locking and hiding.

Enhanced Messaging Features

Messages now support emojis in Tapbacks, text effects for specific phrases, and a new Messages via Satellite feature.

Upgraded Apps and Features

Mail, Wallet, Journal, Photos, and Calendar apps receive significant updates, including automated categorization and seamless integration with Reminders.