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iPhone 6 and 6+

  • So far video freeze-up 1:05 PM
  • History 101 on the Flint Centre – introduced Mac and iPad
  • ‘Crashes are us’ – seems to be starting from the beginning this time – 1:11 PM
  • Now a freeze – 1:12 PM
  • New iPhone 6 over 1M pixels
  • Thin than any phone made
  • Why am I hearing Cantonese?
  • Extra keys on the keyboard
  • Make it easier to use single handed
  • Goody – freeze – restart video – 1:15 PM
  • Missed some stuff…
  • Freeze – 1:16 PM
  • Xcode uses new displays and layouts automatically
  • Freeze – crash – repeat 1:18 PM
  • iOs desktop class image scaler
  • Spinning wheel keeps on turning’ 1:20 PM
  • I’m guessing the fanboys are all online today (like me)
  • Looks like there are two phone sizes one big, one slightly larger than the existing 5s
  • We are learning about game engines (not my favourite area)
  • The experience has has improved with a totally black screen – but at least there is audio…
  • Krackens are dying in the dark – 1:23 PM
  • Better on the downstairs TV – weird – 1:26 PM
  • Better processor A8
  • Better wifi 150 MBPS
  • 20 LTE bands (more than 13)
  • 200LTE carriers around the world
  • VoLTE voice over LTE technology
  • iPhone 6 and iPhone 6+
  • 3 X faster wifi – wifi calling may become standard at home
  • T-Mobile US – EE – UK starting
  • Camera –
  • 8MP camera – new gen isight sensor
  • Focus pixels – dedicated pixel pairs – phase detection autofocus
  • Macro photos – wide-angle – noise reduction in skies
  • Up to 43 megapixel panoramas
  • Video/audio crapped again 1:32 PM
  • Image signal processor in A8
  • Advanced face detection – faster
  • Image stabilization – 6 – standard – 6+ optimal image stabilization – lens can move up and down and side to side – good at low light pictures
  • Cameras are good enough to invade the photography space
  • Video 1080p at 30 fps or 60 fps – slo-mo 120 fps – 240 fps
  • Burst selfies – goody
  • New messages application
  • Leather cases
  • Gold / Silver / Black
  • $199 / $299 / $399 / $499- two year contract (memory size)

iOS 8 – September 17 – free

Wallet

  • Payments via mobile device
  • US – magnetic stripe credit cards
  • Business model self interest rather than user self-interest
  • New payment process – Apple Pay
  • Uses a receiver to detect signal on store end
  • Build into iPhone 6s
  • NFC – Touch ID – Secure Elements
  • Can see all credit cards on Passbook
  • Take a picture of card – added to passbook
  • Then touch and pay
  • Security – Card number never recorded or stored
  • One time payment dynamic number generated
  • Find my device if you lose phone
  • Private – Apple doesn’t intrude – merchant/bank – interface
  • Cashier doesn’t see card number or info
  • AMEX MC – Visa
  • US only of course…
  • 220,000 locations – Macy’s Bloomies – Staples – majors – Whole Foods – Disney in time for Christmas
  • Online payments – One touch checkout – no credit card info exposed – Target – Groupon – MLB – Apple Stores – OpenTable – Pantera –
  • New apple pay API
  • Oct 2014 – iOS8 update – mention of foreign countries

One more thing…

Apple Watch

  • Set out to make the best watch in the world

  • Customizable

  • Connect and communicate

  • Works seamlessly with iPhone

  • Very accurate watch ± 50 ms

  • Customer experience paramount

  • Try – pinch to zoom

  • Digital Crown – ir diodes – input – zoom control – scrolls list

  • Press – to home screen

  • Stylish and tasteful

  • Jony Ive presentation

  • Display activation from wrist movement

  • Magnification challenges – digital crown

  • Use it without obstructing display

  • Lightweight screen input/output – subtle

  • Flexible retina display – sapphire glass

  • Touch / force input

  • Linear actuator Taptic engine

  • S1 chip – many subsystems – encapsulated

  • Entire computer on a chip

  • 4 LEDs communicate wirelessly on back – back crystal – inductive charge from back case

  • Range of watch faces – including Mickey

  • 6 different straps – easily interchangeable – plastic – leather – stylish varied straps

  • Men’s and women’s watches

  • Bases | Stainless steel – Aluminum alloy – Edition – 18K (twice as hard as standard)

  • Software – Kevin Lynch – need an iPhone
  • Clock – Press Digital Crown to get to apps – can swipe screen or rotate crown – just touch crown to get back to clock
  • Can customize faces – Solar system – move – Astronomy face
  • Swipe up for glances – world time – stocks – weather – music – swipe down for going away
  • Feel taps on wrist for notification – raise wrist to receive
  • Quick board – comes up with possible responses
  • Emoji’s built in – hands hearts faces – faces can control eyes and mouth
  • Siri built in – can use functionality
  • Locket of photos – zoom in with crown – favourites show up on watch
  • Maps app – pan by swiping – zoom in and out with crown – can use dictation to search – or use suggestions – tactic feedback on walking directions
  • Digital touch – button below digital crown – friends list – tap tap tap – other watch gets tactic
  • Heart rate is tuned in – you can send that as well
  • WatchKit – rich actionable API – Twitter – create apps for the home screen
  • American – can check it to flights
  • Hotels same – Starwood
  • Bus – reminds you get off
  • BMW – find your car
  • Honeywell – heat – lighting

Health & Fitness

  • New applications
  • Fitness app and Workout app (Goals)
  • All day fitness and sports watch
  • Acceleromator – Heart rate – gps – distance covered
  • Quality and frequency of exercise
  • Movement – calories burned – turn it off when hit goal
  • Brisk walk and above – 1/2 hour per day
  • Minimize sedentary time – one minute standing per hour
  • Workouts – you choose criteria
  • Fitness app on iPhone holds history
  • Can suggest goals
  • Comprehensive Health and Fitness device
  • Can control Apple TV
  • Walkie-talkie capability
  • Apple | Watch – with iPhone – handoff – iPhone 6 and 6+ also iPhone 5s – 200M people have access
  • Simple to inductively charge at night
  • $349 start – Early 2015
  • Apple pay works with Apple Watch

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