Apple also added a new app Measure that can "quickly gauge the size of real-world objects similar to a tape measure".
Apple's News app now has a sidebar, the Stocks app has been redesigned showing stock performance all day (with Apple News also included), Voice Memos is heading to the iPad, and finally, iBooks (now Apple Books) will receive a "dramatic" redesign.
New tools built into iOS 12 will help customers better control the time they spend with their devices.
Perhaps the coolest feature in the For You tab, however, revolves around sharing.
He also said Apple would crack down on so-called "fingerprinting", in which data companies identify specific devices by creating a unique fingerprint based on a device's particular configuration settings, installed fonts and plug-ins.
In iOS 12, Apple is introducing a few more characters that will stick out their tongue when you do in the message.
In 2017, Apple added a "Do Not Track", feature to the macOS system, adding a request to the website not to track you, "but it's up to the website to honor this request", Apple says on its website. People can use comic book or watercolor filters with their photos and videos, as well as new labels and shapes.
Apple has announced new controls that will allow parents to remotely limit the amount of time their offspring spend on iPhones and iPads, as well as hold up a mirror to their own online habits. Another feature of the new system is Group FaceTime, where multiple people can chat at the same time.More news: Apple, Google Introducing Tools To Help Users Cut Down On Screen Time
All in all, the improvements coming to Photos in iOS 12 sound pretty cool, even though Federighi may not have devoted a lot of time to talking about them. Group FaceTime also lets you tap on any user to bring them forward on the screen. It also released a new version of its software development tools for making augmented reality apps called AR Kit 2. "We've all seen these like buttons and share buttons", he said.
"Each person has to make the decision when they get their numbers as to what they would like to do", Cook added. And when you use "do not disturb" during bed time, your iPhone shows a mostly black screen until you tap the screen in the morning to dive in.
Federighi said the tools will come out next year.
You'll no longer need to log with a cable account over and over again to access content via Apple TV.
Apple Watch users will have more workout options, such as activity competitions and automatic workout detection, and new watchface designs.
Apple on Monday unveiled new operating systems for its iPhones and computers with features created to thwart the use of secret trackers to monitor people's online activities. The watch will also automatically detect workouts without having to launch the fitness app.
Facebook said it "disagreed" with the report and that the agreements with device makers were far different from those with third-party developers including one which shared data with the political firm Cambridge Analytica.