iOS 16, other news for video calls, Video Player and more

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Apple this week announced iOS 16, an operating system full of novelties. So much so that some have gone quietly, without big announcements from the Cupertino stage. But some news of iOS 16 regarding video calls, Video Playere not only could improve the use of your iPhone.

iOS 16, further news: video calls, Video Player and more

WWDC 2022 saw a lot of announcements. But in an OS update there are always dozens if not hundreds of little news that the developersi and users can take advantage of. Minor news, but which in any case improve (or worsen) your relationship with iPhone.

A novelty rWatch video calls with FaceTime, which now has a transparent interface with larger camera, microphone, message, speaker and SharPlay buttons to improve call handling.

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Another novelty for iMessage, with hints when you want to mention a user showing a picture of who you are mentioning. Convenient especially in chats where many people have the same name. Then there are several mimprovements for voice messagessuch as the elimination of the gesture and the addition of a button dedicated to dictation.

There is also a new UI for the Video Player in iOS 16, which makes navigation easier by eliminating the superfluous. Instead, the buttons for the main controls and the Picture in Picture are better visible. Finally, some new features for privacy management, such as the ability to view from Control Center apps that have recently accessed a Location, Camera and other special permissions.

All small news. But Apple has proven time and time again that it’s the details that make the operating system.