Apple updates iWork suite for iOS and macOS and with several new features

Apple updates iWork suite for iOS and macOS and with several new features

Apple updates iWork suite for iOS and macOS and with several new features

Whenever Apple updates its operating systems, the suite iWork it also gets an update to work better with the updates. This end of September, with iOS 13 (or rather, iOS 13.1.2) already between us and macOS Catalina coming soon, it couldn’t be different – all apps in Apple’s productivity suite were renewed on iOS and macOS .

Let’s take a look at what’s new.

iOS


Pages app icon

Pages

in Apple

Version 10.1 (541.5 MB) Requires iOS 12.0 or superior

  • Activate Dark Mode to highlight your content;
  • On iPadOS, use Pages in multiple spaces or edit two documents side by side, in Split View;
  • Compatibility with new iOS 13 and iPadOS navigation and text editing gestures;
  • Set the default font and font size used for all new documents created from basic templates;
  • Use custom fonts installed from the App Store;
  • Capture the screen of an entire document, mark it up and easily share it as a PDF;
  • Access files from a USB drive, external hard drive or file server;
  • Listen to an audio representation of your chart using VoiceOver;
  • Add descriptions of accessibility to audios, videos and drawings;
  • Accessibility improvements in exported PDFs;
  • Compatibility with HEVC format films, allowing for reduced file sizes while preserving visual quality;
  • Select multiple objects by pressing Shift or Command on a hardware keyboard.

Numbers app icon

Numbers

in Apple

Version 10.1 (523 MB) Requires iOS 12.0 or superior

  • Activate Dark Mode to highlight your content;
  • On iPadOS, use Numbers in multiple spaces or edit two spreadsheets side by side, in Split View;
  • Compatibility with text editing and navigation gestures of the new iOS 13 and iPadOS;
  • Use custom fonts installed from the App Store;
  • Capture the screen of an entire spreadsheet, mark it up and easily share it as a PDF;
  • Access files from a USB drive, external hard drive or file server;
  • Listen to an audio representation of your chart using VoiceOver;
  • Add descriptions of accessibility to audios, videos and drawings;
  • Accessibility improvements in exported PDFs;
  • Compatibility with films in HEVC format, allowing for reduced file sizes while preserving visual quality;
  • Select multiple objects by pressing Shift or Command on a physical keyboard.

Keynote app icon

Keynote

in Apple

Version 10.1 (635.2 MB) Requires iOS 12.0 or superior

  • On iPadOS, use Keynote in multiple spaces or edit two presentations side by side, in Split View;
  • Compatibility with text editing and navigation gestures of the new iOS 13 and iPadOS;
  • Use custom fonts installed from the App Store;
  • Capture the screen of an entire presentation, mark it up and easily share it as a PDF;
  • Access files from a USB drive, external hard drive or file server;
  • Listen to an audio representation of your chart using VoiceOver;
  • Add descriptions of accessibility to audios, videos and drawings;
  • Accessibility improvements in exported PDFs;
  • Compatibility with films in HEVC format, allowing for reduced file sizes while preserving visual quality;
  • Select multiple objects by pressing Shift or Command on a hardware keyboard.

It is worth noting that many of the novelties included here by Apple require iOS / iPadOS 13, as they take advantage of features brought by these updates.

macOS


Pages app icon

Pages

in Apple

Compatible with Macs

Version 10.1 (299.9 MB) Requires macOS 10.14 or superior

  • Set the default font and font size used for all new documents created from basic templates;
  • Easily add HEVC movies to documents, allowing for reduced file sizes while preserving visual quality;
  • Jump to a specific page in the document using a new menu command;
  • Add descriptions of accessibility to audios, videos and drawings;
  • Accessibility improvements in exported PDFs.

Numbers app icon

Numbers

in Apple

Compatible with Macs

Version 10.1 (215 MB) Requires macOS 10.14 or superior

  • Improved performance when working with large tables;
  • Easily add HEVC movies to documents, allowing for reduced file sizes while preserving visual quality;
  • Jump to a specific page in the document using a new menu command;
  • Add descriptions of accessibility to audios, videos and drawings;
  • Accessibility improvements in exported PDFs.

Keynote app icon

Keynote

in Apple

Compatible with Macs

Version 10.1 (435.5 MB) Requires macOS 10.14 or superior

  • Easily add HEVC format movies to presentations, allowing for reduced file sizes while preserving visual quality;
  • Jump to a specific page in the presentation using a new menu command;
  • Add descriptions of accessibility to audios, videos and drawings;
  • Accessibility improvements in exported PDFs.

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Apple usually updates web apps of the iWork suite in sync with the updates in the applications, but for now, there are no news for them. Let us wait.