Announced during Apple’s education event earlier today, updates to both Clips and GarageBand are now available to download with a number of new features.
Here’s whats new in GarageBand 2.3.3:
- New downloadable “Toy Box” sound pack with free educational sound effects, including animals, vehicles, and counting to ten in different languages.
- Use facial expressions and the TrueDepth camera for hands-free control over musical effects like guitar wah and synth parameters
- Adds Modern Wah guitar stompbox effect
- Provides stability improvements and bug fixes
The facial expressions feature is only for the iPhone X.
Here are the new features in Clips 2.0.3:
- Four additional Live Title styles featuring new fonts, colors, and layouts
- Four new animated labels with vibrant colors and editable text
- Nine new animated stickers including hand-drawn arrows, scribbles, circles, and underlining
- Eleven new Apple-designed posters for creating animated title cards, including education-themed blackboard and notebook designs
- Two new Selfie Scenes on iPhone X from Disney•Pixar that put you in the “Finding Dory” reef and on the Scare Floor from “Monsters, Inc.”
- Drop shadows have been added to some labels to improve visibility against light backgrounds
- Fixes an issue that could prevent photos stored in iCloud Photo Library from displaying correctly in Clips projects
- Improved stability when deleting projects
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