Apple today updated its iWork suite of apps and introduced new features for Pages, Numbers, and Keynote on both iOS devices and Mac. These are minor updates from version 12.1 and each app has received a few new features, as described below.

keynote

The Keynote apps for Mac, iPhone, and iPad include an option to add subtle movement and visual interest to presentations with dynamic backgrounds that move as you move from slide to slide.

There are new animated themes with dynamic backgrounds and there is an option to skip or skip all slides in a collapsed group.

Numbers

Numbers for ‌iPhone‌, ‌iPad‌ and Mac received the fewest updates, with Apple improving performance when inserting rows and columns in large tables.

Pages

Pages for ‌iPhone‌, iPad‌ and Mac gets a new feature that allows mail merge to be used to create personalized letters, cards and envelopes for multiple recipients, and it offers new templates for invitations and certificates for events. Pages documents can now also be exported as TXT files.

The iWork apps for iOS and Mac are available for free in the App Store and Mac App Store.

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