Meet the Completely Redesigned App Store For the iPhone

2017-06-06 733 Posted by 3uTools

As expected, today’s WWDC 2017 keynote was absolutely loaded with announcements, from watchOS 4 to macOS High Sierra to a range of new Macs and MacBooks as well as iOS 11, but it’s not over yet. In the back half of the event on Monday, Apple announced a complete redesign for the App Store.

Unsurprisingly, the new App Store features many of the same design principals as the big Apple Music revamp from last year. When you open the redesigned App Store, you’ll be presented with a “Today” tab, which features colorful, screen-filling cards that you can scroll through to see what’s new.

Meet the Completely Redesigned App Store For the iPhone

At the bottom of the App Store, you’ll find five tabs: Today, Games, Apps, Updates and Search. So in iOS 11, games have their own tab, separate from the rest of the apps and easily accessible from anywhere in the App Store. Although the tabs are similar to the categories currently on the App Store, they have been given an attractive facelift with larger images, more detailed descriptions and video streams of gameplay that start automatically on the page as the user scrolls down.

Functionally, the App Store will be basically the same, but navigation is going to be majorly improved, if the stage demo was anything to go by. The App Store hasn’t received a major redesign since it launched, so this is a big step for Apple. It should also make developers happier by finally splitting up Games and Apps. Now that new weather app won’t have to fight for real estate with Pokemon Go.

Source: bgr

Related Articles

macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 Beta 4 Now Available Apple Still Signing iOS 11.3 Beta 5/6, Downgrade to It to Jailbreak Your iPhone Backup Your iOS Device When It's Disabled or in Password in Normal Mode ICCID Activation Bug can Factory Unlock Any iPhone with a Turbo SIM How to Download Apple’s Official iOS IPSW with One Simple Step? Apple Releases macOS Catalina With Find My, Screen Time, and No More iTunes iPhone X to be Available in New "Blush Gold" Color on Jan, 2018 PanGu Won’t Release iOS 10.3.1 jailbreak Tool?