Siri, speakers and software: Highlights from the Apple show

New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

It is Apple's first new device since the company launched its smartwatch in April 2015.

The new iPad Pro 10.5 was also introduced.

iMessage is getting a pretty big overhaul in iOS 11.

And Apple will have a new "do not disturb" mode for driving. When users get paid, they receive the money in their new Apple Pay Cash account.

Other iOS highlights include the ability to send friends money via Apple Pay and a fully redesigned App Store, which Apple said would aid discovery. Here we take a look at the iOS 11 features for iPhone and iPad.

The company made four major announcements; which are iOS 11, watchOS 4, a new version of tvOS and macOS High Sierra, slated to arrive in autumn.

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In Photos, Memory movies are now optimized to play in both portrait and landscape orientation, and more memories, such as photos of pets or birthdays, are automatically created. This is an intelligent feature gets automatically triggered, as it can sense the user is travelling on road. The phone will block most notifications to reduce temptations behind the wheel. It also comes with an option that lets user to create auto-reply message to contacts listed in Favourites and let them know you are driving and can not respond until they arrive at the destination. Cloud storage of messages will also be possible. iOS 11 also opens up the NFC sensor on iPhone to read tags and data. It is believed that Siri will observe user behaviour from daily activities such keyword searches on Safari browser including News, Mail, Messages and more to offer customised user- experiences and suggestions that matches your tastes.

Soon, Apple will introduce a new iPhone feature that will do away with that annoying - and unsafe - urge to look at a text message while you're driving. This would be a box built in to the vehicle that would block radio transmissions of any kind from reaching the phone.

Apple also revealed new features for the iPad, such as quick access to frequently used apps and documents, increased ease in switching between active apps, a cross provider Files app to store documents from any providers and Drag and Drop functionality for the first time. A special demo showed off the graphical and camera-based tracking capabilities of Apple's hardware featuring a complex, real-time rendered scene digitally placed on a tabletop using an iPad.

Besides, the speaker is equipped with six microphones, through which you can trigger the Apple's own VA, calling "Hey Siri".

Apple's move follows a lawsuit filed by a family in December 2016, after their 5-year-old daughter was killed by a distracted driver allegedly using the FaceTime video chat feature.

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