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Apple Plans Notifications, iPad Home Screen Upgrades for iOS 15

  • New privacy tools, updates to iMessage app also planned
  • Company to show software updates at June developer conference
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Apple Making Progressive Movements in Product Lines: IDC

Apple Inc. is readying a major revamp of its mobile software that will include an upgrade to how users handle notifications, a redesigned iPad Home Screen, an updated Lock Screen, and additional privacy protections for its flagship devices, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

The in-development changes are planned to be included in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, forthcoming major software updates for the iPhone and iPad. The Cupertino, California-based technology giant will announce the software updates, codenamed Sky, at its upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference beginning June 7, the people said. They asked not to be identified discussing internal matters.