Apple today updated its iWork suite of apps with new features for Pages, Numbers, and Keynote on both iOS devices and Mac computers. These are minor updates to version 12.1 and each app has received some new features as detailed below.

IWork macOS Trio

Keynote

Keynote apps for Mac, iPhone, and iPad include the option of subtle movement and visual interest in presentations with a dynamic background that moves as you move from slide to slide.

There are new animated themes with a dynamic background, and you can skip or un-skip all slides in a collapsed group.

Numbers

IPhone, iPad, and Mac numbers have received the least updates, and Apple has improved performance when inserting rows and columns in large tables.

Parties

Pages for iPhone, iPad, and Mac get a new feature that lets you use mail merge to create personalized multi-recipient letters, cards and envelopes, and offers new templates for event invitations and certificates. Pages documents can now be exported as TXT files.

IWork apps for iOS and Mac are available for free from the App Store and the Mac App Store.

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