Jul 09

WWDC saw a developer release of iOS 10 beta. This week beta 2 was released to developers.

So what is in iOS 10 that is new and exciting?

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Home Screen

New update notification after new iOS install
Lock screen adds new unlocked animation
A new ‘Rest Finger to Unlock’ option in Accessibility settings
Reduce White Point percentage in Accessibility settings
Folders now show badges per apps when 3D Touched
Subtle new Siri animation
Keyboard click sound back to classic sound
Time wheels make new sound
New folder animations with more blurred folders
Auto Lock now under Display and Brightness settings
New wallpaper at bottom of list in Wallpaper settings

Apps

HomeKit app icon looks like Home app icon in Settings
Apple News can now be hidden
Mail features a new filter icon instead of funnel
App Store Split View now works on the iPad
Feedback app added
Long pressing the “All Tabs” button in Safari yields “New Tab” option
Show parked location switch in Maps app Settings
New Organ Donation changes found in Health app
Bedtime interface changes in stock Clock app
New Checklist 3D Touch Shortcut for Notes app
New Today 3D Touch icon for Health

Notification Center

Missed’ is now labeled ‘Recent’
The Weather Channel credit makes a comeback
Access widgets from Notification Center on Home screen
Third-party widgets now resize properly
New Spotlight animation
Rich notifications now available for non-3D Touch devices

Music

‘Downloaded Music’ replaced with permanent ‘Downloads’
Shuffle from Songs
Connect Posts now appear below For You content
AirPlay/Bluetooth headphones and speakers available in Now Playing
Tap Artist name to reveal artist catalog
Playlists now show in search results
Dynamic text now affects the Music app

Watch

New ‘Featured Complications’ section
Smart and Random Autofill sync options for Music
Background App Refresh toggles
Use Previous Duration option in Breathe app preferences

Messages

Delete iMessage apps
iMessage App Store
New handwriting keyboard button on iPad
New Low Quality Image Mode toggle in Settings
New Digital Touch sketch layout

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