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Apple tells app devs to use IPv6 as it's 1.4 times faster than IPv4


Apple is encouraging developers to prioritize newer web technologies inside their iOS and macOS applications.

In a short technical presentation at the WWDC 2020 conference last week, Apple shared some internal statistics in the hope of convincing app developers to adopt new web technologies and protocols, such as IPv6, HTTP/2, TLS 1.3, and Multipatch TCP.

IPv6

One of the newer technologies that Apple would like developers to implement is IPv6, the next iteration of the IP protocol, set to replace the older IPv4 version.

"Apple platforms have had native IPv6 support for a number of years, including support ...


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