WWDC 2023 Wishlist

Apple announced on March 29th that its 34th Worldwide Developers Conference will take place from June 5th to June 9th, 2023. The event will begin with a keynote on Monday, June 5th.

I’m not a developer but as an Apple Power User, I have my own needs and wants from Apple. Here’s my #WWDC23 wishlist.

iOS 17 / iPadOS 17

📱 Redesigned home screen and lock screen
⏰ Refined Focus Mode settings/schedule
🗺️ Default map app *
📍 Map app’s location services to go to the actual Location Services setting itself *
🧩 Interactive widgets *
🩸 Cycle Tracking improvements
🪫 Clips and Shortcuts apps to not drain the battery *
📸 Assigned volume button from photo and recording
💳 Allowing the Wallet app to add membership cards *

watchOS 10

📳 Customized vibrate alert for different notifications/apps *
⌚ More digital clock watch faces
🔎 Find Devices to actually work

macOS 14 (Sonoma)

⚙️ Better System Settings *
🗂️ Enhanced Finder
🎯 An option to have different Focus Modes from iOS? *
🖥️ Launchpad customization


📶 Working Bluetooth connectivity
📲 Enhanced Airdrop *

Updated: August 1, 2023

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