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WWDC 2014 Recap: iOS 8, OS X Yosemite, iCloud Drive, and what’s still coming this fall

WWDC 2014's keynote announcements are over. Here is everything Apple revealed at the show this year, including OS X Yosemite and iOS 8, and what it still has planned for later this year.
Computing

Spotlight in OS X Yosemite takes after the Windows 8 Search Charm, makes it even better

If you've used both Mac OS X and Windows 8, you may have recognized that the upcoming OS X Yosemite has a Windows 8-like feature that's built into it. It appears that Apple has executed it better though. You can learn more here.
Home

Apple aims to streamline home automation with HomeKit

Earlier today at the opening keynote of its Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple pulled the curtain back on its unified smart home control app, HomeKit.
Mobile

Apple unveils Family Sharing, lets parents spread media across devices

Users now have the ability to share photo streams, calendars, reminders and Find My Friends (requires parental permission) to up to six devices designated as part of a family network.
Photography

Apple intros new Photos app for iOS 8 at WWDC 2014

Apple added new features and improved iCloud integration into the iOS 8 Photos app. Now, you can change the lighting and color settings on all your favorite photos. Thanks to new a API, third-party apps can integrate with the Photos app…
Mobile

Swype, SwiftKey, and other 3rd-party keyboards coming to the iPhone and iPad

Third-party keyboards will be available for the iPhone and the iPad later this year. Apple announced support for alternative typing methods in iOS 8 during WWDC, and the software will be available later this year.
Mobile

Apple reveals health-focused push with Health app and Mayo Clinic partnership

Apple revealed its push into health with HealthKit and Health. HealthKit creates a composite profile based on information gathered from different health-related apps, while Health displays activity metrics.
Mobile

Apple debuts Handoff for iOS and OS X devices in call to Dr. Dre

Apple introduced a new iOS-infused version of OS X for Mac at WWDC 2014 on Monday. A new feature called Handoff gives all iOS and OS X devices proximity awareness, so that you can switch from email on your iPhone to email your Mac…
Computing

OS X Yosemite handles calls and texts, gets updated Calendar, Notifications, and more

Apple just took the wraps off OS X Yosemite at WWDC 2014, which will be released this coming Fall. You can learn more about the next versions of the company's desktop operating system here, which will cost you nothing.
Mobile

Apple announces iCloud Drive, now works as a file system like Dropbox

During WWDC, Apple announced iCloud Drive, which converts iCloud into a file storing system in the cloud. Announced as part of OS X Yosemite, it allows you to store documents, as well as any file you have, in the cloud.
Computing

How to watch the WWDC 2014 live stream whether you have an Apple device or not

There are multiple ways to watch the live stream of WWDC 2014, even if you don't have an Apple device. You can learn more here.
Music

Make all your Spotify tracks available offline with the tap of a button

Spotify added a magic button that will make all your tracks available offline in one tap. Spotify added the new feature to make it easier for users to download their playlists again after a recent hack prompted the company to issue a major…