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Welcome to the second Tech Talks Digest. After a implausible begin final week, we’re including extra periods, extra workplace hours, and — you requested for it! — extra capability.

Try our newest actions, which run by November 19. These periods and workplace hours are designed that will help you study extra about our newest applied sciences, get your questions answered, and provide one-on-one steerage.

Because of in style demand, we’re re-presenting a number of of our most-attended periods from final week. We’ve additionally elevated the capability of our periods, and we’re providing two possibilities to enroll: We’re releasing half of the accessible spots right this moment at 9 a.m., and the remaining half will probably be launched at 11:59 p.m. PT to help builders worldwide.

Did you miss a session, or desire a recap of a few of the highlights from week one? Learn on to study useful ideas from the SwiftUI crew, discover out the newest updates to App Clips, and reply the query: simply how outdated is AVFoundation?

We’ll publish a brand new digest each two weeks highlighting updates to the periods schedule, new workplace hours signups, and extra — so keep tuned!

Discover the schedule

You’ll be able to at present browse and register for all Tech Talks actions going down by November 19. We launch new periods and appointments for one-to-one workplace hours each two weeks, so examine again on November 15 for the following spherical of actions.

Observe: To register for periods or request workplace hour appointments, you should be a present member of the Apple Developer Program or Apple Developer Enterprise Program.

Get notified about new actions and your appointment requests by opting in to push notifications within the Apple Developer app or signing up for e mail notifications. To allow push notifications, go to the Account tab within the Apple Developer app. To allow e mail notifications, sign up to your developer account, open the top-right menu, and click on E mail Settings.

It’s again: A dialog with SwiftUI engineering

Our SwiftUI engineers loved answering your questions a lot that they’re returning for an additional spherical! Know-how Evangelist Betsy Langowski joins members of the SwiftUI engineering crew to showcase a few of the newest enhancements to SwiftUI, discover the life cycle of a bug report, and reply your questions.

This session will probably be introduced in English stay from Cupertino on November 16.

Recap: Design pleasant App Clips

One of many first periods we hosted was Design Evangelist Doug LeMoine’s “Design pleasant App Clips,” which took builders and designers by a few of the newest adjustments to App Clips. Doug coated October’s replace to the App Retailer Join API, exploring the brand new automated registration and upkeep course of for each default and superior App Clip experiences and the metadata necessities for creating an App Clip card. He additionally confirmed attendees how they may create a number of App Clip experiences utilizing the majority add performance.

Doug additionally coated one of the vital widespread questions we get round App Clips: What do I have to do to make my App Clip invocable from Maps? There are just a few steps to comply with, together with utilizing the Apple Enterprise Registry to create a spot affiliation and releasing your App Clip on the App Retailer. For extra particulars, try the “Locations on Maps“ web page on

Places on Maps

Missed “Design pleasant App Clips“? We’ll current this session once more stay from Cupertino on November 16. We’ll additionally host this presentation in Japanese stay from Tokyo on November 1, in English stay from Tel Aviv on November 2, and in English stay from Singapore on November 16.

Recap: Create controls for Middle Stage and Video Results in your app

Our Know-how Evangelists and engineers got here collectively on Wednesday with attendees from Bangladesh, Belarus, Canada, Croatia, Germany, Italy, Japan, Ukraine, and america to discover the Middle Stage, Portrait mode, and Mic mode options accessible in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. Throughout the session, Evangelists Eric Hanson and Charlyn Keating defined learn how to greatest incorporate these options into your app, construct in direct UI controls, and disable choices when not applicable in your expertise.

We additionally discovered a enjoyable reality about AVFoundation throughout the Q&A, when an attendee requested in regards to the venerable framework’s historical past. Do you know: AVFoundation premiered in 2008 with iOS 2.2 and got here to the Mac in 2011 with OS X Lion! Its origins, nevertheless, lie within the QuickTime framework, QTKit, which launched as a part of OS X Tiger again in 2005.

We’ll current this session once more in Japanese and Mandarin stay from Tokyo and Shanghai on November 8 and November 15.

Don’t miss: Discover interruptions, Time Delicate notifications, and Focus

Wish to enhance your app’s notification expertise on iOS 15, macOS Monterey, and watchOS 8? We’ll allow you to learn to craft significant moments by interruption ranges and Time Delicate notifications. And we’ll additionally introduce you to Focus and Focus standing, which permits your app to convey somebody’s availability to others.

To get probably the most out of this session, we suggest having some expertise with creating native and distant notifications.

This session will probably be introduced in English stay from Cupertino on November 9, and introduced in Japanese stay from Tokyo on November 15.

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