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Apple to go Under Major Transition by Making Changes in New Software

Many of the software updates are expected to be tailored for the digital services that Apple is rolling out to lessen its iPhone dependence

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FILE - Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook speaks at the Apple Worldwide Developer conference (WWDC) in San Jose, California, U.S., June 4, 2018. VOA

Apple will preview upcoming changes to its phone and computer software Monday as it undergoes a major transition intended to offset eroding sales of its bedrock iPhone.

The company’s software showcase is an annual rite. But Apple is currently grappling with its biggest challenge since its visionary co-founder, Steve Jobs, died nearly eight years ago.

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iPadOS delivers exciting features, including a new Home screen with widgets. Pixabay

Many of the software updates are expected to be tailored for the digital services that Apple is rolling out to lessen its iPhone dependence.

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Although still popular, the iPhone is no longer reliably driving Apple’s profits higher. sales have fallen sharply for the past two quarters and there’s little reason to expect a quick turnaround. (VOA)

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Apple Works on Introducing Touch ID in Apple Watch Really Soon

Also, to maintain the comfort of the wearer, the antenna would be able to bend, stretch and flex

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The patent figures below show an Apple Watch with a band that includes stretchable communication antennas with the important aspects pointed out. Pixabay

Apple is working towards introducing Touch ID feature in the Apple Watch, according to a patent application filed last year by the iPhone maker and recently published by the US Patent and Trademark Office.

“Today the US Patent & Trademark Office published yet another patent application from Apple that covers moving the internal watch antennas to a future Apple Watch band — and possibly adding Touch ID to the display,” according to Patently Apple.

Titled “Antenna Assemblies For Watch Bands”, the patent application discusses technology that would allow antennas to be embedded inside a watch band.

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Apple is working towards introducing Touch ID feature in the Apple Watch, according to a patent application filed last year by the iPhone maker and recently published by the US Patent and Trademark Office. Pixabay

Also, to maintain the comfort of the wearer, the antenna would be able to bend, stretch and flex.

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The patent figures below show an Apple Watch with a band that includes stretchable communication antennas with the important aspects pointed out, the report added. (IANS)