Good insights by Federico Viticci of MacStories about iPadOS 14. One theme stands out: with iPadOS 14, Apple is no longer taking it’s inspiration from the iPhone but from macOS to push the iPad in its very distinct path.
Exhibit A: the Sidebar in applications like Music, Photos, Files. Exhibit B: the redesigned Search bar.
Still to be improved, though: multitasking. Next year.