Apple’s annual developer conference, the Worldwide Developer Conference, takes place in 2020 amid a Covid-19 pandemic, and due to the severe global health situation, the event will be held in its first completely online format.
With the broadcast scheduled to begin at 2 pm on Monday, June 22, brasilia time, WWDC20 should present great news for Apple, both in the segment of operating systems as well as new hardware and accessories.
The expectation is for a new iOS 14 (may win a name change to iPhoneOS 14) that, like the new version of iPadOS, should hit the market with a new home screen, and may include a list view of the apps, representing a major change for Apple since the announcement of the first iPhone, the home screen displays the apps aligned in grid.
As a developer conference, Apple is expected to focus on operating systems, as it does every year. That way, in addition to the new iOS/iPhoneOS and the new iPadOS, also expect news for macOS, watchOS and tvOS.
While the expectation for the announcement of the new MACS with ARM architecture chip is for 2021, Apple is expected to introduce a tool this year so that developers can adapt their programs written to the current models of Macs for future computers in the company, facilitating the process and allowing the change to occur without headaches for Apple. developers and users.
It is also expected that a new iMac with smaller edges, integrated T2 security chip, AMD Navi graphics card and SSD on all models will be presented this Monday. The company can introduce a new version of the HomePod smart speaker, as well as the new AirPods Studio, Apple’s first headphone.