Sharing Wi-Fi password just got easier with iOS 11

The eleven iOS 11 features to watch out for

The eleven iOS 11 features to watch out for

Until this announcement was made, the iPhone NFC capability had been completely locked down, only accessible to Apple's own Apple Pay function.

The feature works as seamlessly as connecting a pair of AirPods to a device. The interesting thing is that iOS 11 sports a feature that will allow users to easily share Wi-Fi passwords. It will be available for all models of the iPad Air and iPad Pro, as well as for the iPhone 5s and up, 5th-generation iPad, 6th-generation iPod touch, and iPad mini 2 and up.

Twitter user Devon T has revealed that iOS 11 has a new volume indicator that no longer obstructs the centre of the screen, as it does now. For example, your app might give users information about products they find in a store or exhibits they visit in a museum. When the iPhone is brought closer to the connected iPad (without even touching it), a prompt will indicate on the iPad that an iPhone wants to connect to the WiFi network. Among the upgraded features for Siri will be new and more natural male and female voice options and the ability to translate English words and phrases into five languages: French, German, Italian, Mandarin, and Spanish.

A new feature which stops a driver receiving notifications on an iPhone when it detects the device is in a auto is being introduced to the next version of the phone's operating system.

Last fall, the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) proposed a new set of guidelines to help address distracted driving caused by cell phones and other electronic devices. That means Uber users will now be able to stop the app from accessing their location when they are not using it. While manufacturing has been said to be delayed because of supply issues, mass production of the new iPhones has now started, Latvian designer Benjamin Geskin noted in a tweet yesterday.

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