With the beta release of macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2, and iPadOS 16.2 presented to developers today, Apple introduced the first version of the Freeform app that was first introduced at the Worldwide Developers Conference.


Freeform is a digital canvas app designed to allow iPhone, iPad, and Mac users to work together collaboratively in real time. Multiple people can contribute photos, notes, scribbles, documents, web links, PDFs, and more, with the added content visible to everyone.

Apple’s Freeform app is designed to work with the Apple Pencil on the iPad‌, and can be used with FaceTime to get visual feedback between Freeform participants.

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