Instead of seeing their apps spread across a variety of screens, users will instead see an 'App Library,' which is intended to stop people having to search through their various pages.
Apple said it would switch to its own chips for its Mac computers, saying the first machines will ship this year and ending a nearly 15-year reliance on Intel Corp to supply processors for its flagship laptops and desktop.
Apple reported sales and profit rise for the holiday shopping quarter above Wall Street expectations, thanks to rising iPhone sales for the first time in a year and soaring demand for add-ons like AirPods wireless headphones.
Apple on Saturday said it would shut all of its official stores and corporate offices in mainland China until Feb.9 as fears over the coronavirus outbreak mounted and the death toll more than doubled to over 250 from a week ago.
The companies said 22 countries and several US states are already planning to build voluntary phone apps using their software.
Authorities in 23 countries across five continents have sought access to contact tracing technology from Apple and Alphabet’s Google, the companies announced as they released the initial version of their system.
US President Donald Trump last month issued a federal order forcing auto giant General Motors to manufacture ventilators after a shortage of the hospital equipment, which is crucial for treating critical COVID-19 cases.
The iPhone SE, available April 24, is the second generation of a previous value model.
Farzana Trading donated one million apples to be distributed with meals for communities affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the UAE’s biggest food distribution drive.