Apple’s AirPods are being upgraded with powerful accessibility features

Apple’s second-generation AirPods Pro photographed on a reflective black surface.

As it has done in years past, Apple outlined upcoming new software features coming to the company’s current lineup of AirPods earbuds and headphones today.

Apple is introducing Siri Interactions, which includes new gesture controls for AirPods to control Siri in new ways. You can shake your head yes or no to respond without needing to use your voice, which is particularly useful in loud environments.

AirPods Pro are getting new Voice Isolation technology that utilizes the H2 chip and machine learning to isolate and enhance voice quality while removing background noise like wind so the listener can hear you clearly.

There’s also new Personalized Spatial Audio with dynamic head tracking that now supports games. One of the first games to…

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