What's new in Pages, Numbers and Keynote.

We’re constantly updating Pages, Numbers and Keynote. So your favourite productivity apps keep getting more productive — whether you’re working on an iOS device or on a Mac. To help you keep up with the latest improvements, we’ve listed them all right here.

Keynote for iOS

Design tools

  • New build animations including Blinds, Fly In, Fly Out, Orbital, Pivot, Scale Big, Swoosh, Droplet, Grid, Drift, Scale and Skid
  • New transitions including Blinds, Color Planes, Confetti, Fall, Perspective, Pivot, Swoosh and Object Revolve

Charting

  • Control the z-order of bubble chart labels

Editing

  • Improved bidirectional support: switch direction from menu for text, lists and tables
  • Detailed presentation import feedback

Sharing

  • Share password-protected presentations via iCloud link

Microsoft PowerPoint compatibility

  • Export to PPTX format

Usability and performance

  • Highlighter - Use your finger to illustrate slides as you present
  • Keynote Remote functionality integrated directly into Keynote app
  • Enhanced presenter display options
  • Improved animation performance
  • Search presentations by name
  • Support for iOS 8
  • iCloud Drive compatibility

Keynote for Mac

Editing

  • Improved Instant Alpha image editing
  • Show origin at centre of rulers
  • Show rulers as a percentage of document size
  • Improved Media Browser
  • Improved text box behaviour
  • Detailed presentation import feedback
  • Directly specify start and end points of movies
  • Improved bidirectional support: switch direction from menu for text, lists, and tables

Charting

  • Create custom data formats
  • Control the z-order of bubble chart labels

Design tools

  • New build animations including Blinds, Fly In, Fly Out, Orbital, Pivot, Scale Big, Swoosh, Droplet, Grid, Drift, Scale and Skid
  • New transitions including Blinds, Color Planes, Confetti, Fall, Perspective, Pivot, Swoosh and Object Revolve
  • Apply motion blur to animations
  • Improved Magic Move including text morphing
  • Allow objects on slide to layer with master
  • Support for animated GIFs

Sharing

  • Share password-protected presentations via iCloud link

Microsoft PowerPoint compatibility

  • Export to PPTX format

Usability and performance

  • Customize the toolbar with your most important tools
  • Enhanced presenter display options and new layouts
  • Improved animation performance
  • Improvements to AppleScript functionality