At the event in Cupertino headquarter, Apple has introduced the biggest changes coming to its newest iOS version 9.3 available for download on your iPhone and iPad.
This latest iOS release adds numerous innovations to the world's most advanced mobile operating system. There are improvements to a wide range of apps, along with great new additions to CarPlay. iOS 9.3 may even help you get a good night's sleep.
However, for Android users can reap the benefits, too. Here is how to get the iOS 9.3 features on your Android smartphone now.
The Night Shift feature
Night Shift uses the iOS device's clock and geolocation to determine when it's sunset in your location, then it automatically shifts the colors in your display to the warmer end of the spectrum, helping users to avoid exposure to bright blue light in the evening.
This feature has been available to Android users for years through a variety of apps available on Google Play Store. Twilight app is one such example. This app makes your Android device screen adapt to the time of the day. It filters the flux of blue light emitted by your phone or tablet after sunset and protects your eyes with a soft and pleasant red filter. The filter intensity is smoothly adjusted to the sun cycle based on your local sunset and sunrise times.
Touch ID For Notes
Notes app in iOS devices is one of those apps you use all the time for all kinds of things. Now you can secure the notes that contain your most personal data - such as financial details, medical info, or website logins - with a password or fingerprint.
But there are also many note-taking Android apps available on Google Play Store that provide this functionality already. This is the case, for example, on ColorNote. Just enter a password to secure your notes and all is well in the world.
CarPlay and Apple Music
With iOS 9.3, CarPlay adds even more useful features. New and For You from Apple Music - with songs, artists, and albums handpicked by experts, plus selections based on your preferences - are right at hand on your screen. Well, Android already offers this feature with Android Auto, which lets you listen to Google Play Music, Spotify or Deezer in your car.
Apple has finally brought multi-user mode to its iPad. However, this features is only available to iPads for educational purposes. It enables students to log in on multiple tablets and retain their apps and data. Well, this features has been available on Android for years. Two types of accounts are available: limited profile and user account.
The new iOS update now brings better articles tailored particularly on user interests and also to help discover new Favorites, For You suggestions trending topics and Editors' Picks. However, Android already has the Google News that works similar to the iOS News app.