With iOS 10 beta 2 , Apple issued a second beta version of the operating system MacOS the Sierra , watchOS 3 and TVOS . Updates are available for download Apple Developer program participants, as well as users, to install on the device developer certificates.
macOS Sierra 10.12 beta 2
With the release of the 13th edition operating system for the Mac, Apple company rebranded OS X – now it’s MacOS “Sierra” is named after the mountain range, its the western belt of the Cordilleras in North America.
macOS Sierra has not brought major changes in the operating system design and limited improvements in the functional level. According to rumors in the “macOS” apple launched the virtual assistant Siri on its desktop version. Straight from the voice assistant of the window, you can search for images, music and documents, send messages, open browser for payment.
Among other important changes in macOS Sierra: the function “Picture in Picture” automatic login using the Apple Watch, Apple Pay support on sites function Optimized the Storage , which automatically moves infrequently used files to the cloud, the updated application Photos.
macOS Sierra 10.12 beta 2 available to developers through the Mac App Store, the public beta of the operating system will be released in July. Final assembly will be released for Mac users this fall.
watchOS 3 beta 2
watchOS 3 – the third major operating system upgrade for the Apple Watch. With this release Apple developers have focused on the performance of the electronic bracelet Apple.
watchOS 3 makes it easier to work with applications for “smart” watches, the data will be updated in the background. According to the developers estimate the difference in speed of loading software into watchOS watchOS 2 and 3 up to 7 times.
Among other innovations in watchOS 3 developers say the new management item and docking panel for quick switching programs. The first is called swipe from the top and allows quick access to basic functions (similar to item management in iOS).
The second beta version watchOS 3 is available for download via the Watch app on the iPhone. To install the operating system on the previous generation platform you need to download the certificate online developer.apple.com .
tvOS 10 Beta 2
As part tvOS 10, Apple announced the expansion of Siri capabilities, single sign-on to Apple TV system and a dark interface mode. Among the announced capacity personal assistant – the search for new applications, search on YouTube, thematic search and connect to a live broadcast channels.
With a single login to tvOS 10 users access to all their video services subscriptions and pay TV channels, only once by entering their credentials. In addition, with the release of the update will be available for the new Apple TV Remote app with touch control, support for Siri and games.
The company emphasized that tvOS 10 beta 2 is designed to be installed only on Apple TV, registered in the Apple Developer Program. Trying to put the update on the unauthorized device may cause the gadget is deactivated.