Apple makes changes to IAP rules removing restrictions on linking for account creation, etc.-1
🔮Predicted 3 months ahead of its time.
Came true on September 1, 2021 when Japan Fair Trade Commission closed its App Store investigation, and Apple announced it would let developers of “reader” apps link to an external website to set up or manage an account.
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WidgetKit gains new interactivity features that allow you to perform actions inside widgets without launching the associated app0
Legacy widgets are completely removed from the system, and there is no longer a place to put widgets to the left of the main homescreen-1
Shortcuts gains an API on iOS and iPadOS for apps to run shortcuts directly without URL schemes👎
Apple releases a Safari API to deal with cookie consent forms 👎
Apple introduces a proper Reminders API for developers 👎
WidgetKit supports new widget sizes and more interactivity👎
New Notes framework for developers👎
There will be changes to the drawing/sketching interface used for screenshots, notes, etc.💪
AR-specific features are added to Swift or SwiftUI💪
Apple announces a developer kit for its headset?
WWDC will introduce a multi-year plan to move macOS and iOS closer💪
AppKit and UIKit give birth to something new and cross-platform👎