Final month, a report claimed that Apple might lastly redesign iPhone’s iconic House display by permitting customers to view all their put in purposes in an inventory view. A brand new iOS 14 leak offers extra perception into the redesigned House display.
House Display screen Widgets
9to5Mac claims that they’ve found code in iOS 14 which means that Apple is working to implement widgets proper on the House display, which may be moved freely similar to we will do with app icons presently. The function is internally codenamed “Avacado”. The report additionally claims that Apple continues to be implementing the function so there are possibilities it might be scrapped.
We have now already seen a few ideas of what the redesigned House display would appear like based mostly on the earlier leak. The show of icons in an inventory view didn’t make sense to me, however it could make extra sense if one may additionally add widgets to the House display, a function that has been on my want checklist.
New Wallpaper Settings
Along with the House display widgets leak, Twitter person DongleBookPro has additionally leaked screenshots of the brand new Wallpaper settings in iOS 14. The leaked iOS 14 screenshot reveals a brand new “House Display screen Look” choice.
The leaked screenshot additionally reveals a brand new Collections menu that customers can populate their very own photographs. Final month, a report had claimed that Apple will supply improved categorization of wallpapers by including new classes. Extra importantly, Apple will enable third-party apps to straight combine with the Wallpaper choice within the Settings menu in iOS 14. This implies third-party wallpaper apps will be capable of combine and present their wallpaper collections proper within the iOS 14 Wallpaper settings menu. Based mostly on the leaked iOS 14 screenshot, it additionally appears like it is possible for you to to swipe left or proper to pick the Wallpaper as an alternative of choosing wallpapers from a grid. Additionally, you will be capable of allow “Darkish Look Dims Wallpaper” toggle to dim the wallpaper relying on ambient mild.
Apple is broadly anticipated to unveil iOS 14 at WWDC 2020 in June, the most important occasion of the yr for builders, which will probably be an online-only occasion as a result of coronavirus pandemic. Don’t neglect to take a look at our iOS 14 class to seek out out about all the brand new options and modifications which have leaked to date.
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