iOS

Apple releases iOS 12.5.1 for older devices

Yesterday, Apple released iOS 12.5.1 for older devices that cant be updated to iOS 13 and iOS 14. Those devices include the original iPad Air, iPad mini 2 and iPad mini 3 as well as the iPhone 5s and iPhone 6, among others. This new update only addresses a bug that was introduced with the previous update to iOS 12, with iOS 12.5 last month. That updated added Exposure Notifications […]

Apple releases iOS 14.2.1 but only for iPhone 12

Apple has recently released a minor update for iPhone 12 models only, so iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Mac and of course the iPhone 12 mini. iOS 14.2.1 fixes a new issues related to MMS messages, lock screen issues for the iPhone 12 mini and others. Release Notes iOS 14.2.1 addresses the following issues for your iPhone: Some MMS messages may not be received Made for iPhone […]

Apple will be requiring developers to use the app privacy label from December

iOS 14 was quite a privacy focused release and back at WWDC in June Apple said that coming soon to iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur would be “nutrition labels” for App Store pages for apps so users would have a clear understanding of what data the apps are asking for in order to work. This feature will now be required by Apple starting on the 8th December and this […]

Apple releases iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2

Today, Apple has released iOS 14.2 for iPhone and iPod touch and iPadOS 14.2 for iPad. This adds quite a lot of new improvements and bug fixes including optimised battery charging for AirPods, 100 new emoji, new wallpapers, Intercom support and more. Apple has added support for Intercom to iOS now, allowing support between HomePod, CarPlay, AirPods, iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch to broadcast to select members in a a […]

Apple releases iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1

This evening, Apple has just released an update for both iOS and iPadOS with version 14.1. An update for HomePod has also been released too. iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1 both contain a number of bug fixes including when certain incoming calls wouldn’t show the relevant location information and also an improved compatibility with Ubiquiti wireless access points. As ever, you can update by going to Settings > General > […]

Apple releases iOS 14.0.1 with bug fixes

Just over a week since Apple releases iOS 14 to the public, a new bug fix release is here, with iOS 14.0.1. With this release Apple is focusing solely on bug fixes. One of the features introduced with iOS 14 was the ability to change the default web browser and email app, but a bug occurred which caused those preferences to be reset back to default if the device was […]

Firefox can now be your default browser on iOS 14

With iOS 14 and iPadOS 14, users can now pick different default apps for email and web browsers, but it is down to the app developers to do this, so far Google has updated Gmail and Chrome to support this and now Firefox has done the same. For it to work you need to be running iOS 14 and have the latest version of the Firefox app. Firefox have a […]

Gmail app can now be used as the default mail app on iOS 14

With iOS 14, which Apple released to the public last week on Tuesday, users can now choose to change some default apps such as email and the web browser, Google has now updated its Gmail app for iOS 14 to support this so users can now change their default mail app to be the Gmail app. Google has also updated Chrome for iOS 14, so that can be the default […]

Apple releases iOS 14 for iPhone and iPod touch

Today Apple has released iOS 14 for iPhone, iPod touch bringing App Library, new widgets, App Clips, improved Apple Maps and much, much more. Apple usually releases new iOS updates at 10am PT / 6pm BST but today it was a few hours later, which seemed to spark a lot of complaining on Twitter, even though Apple never says what time it will arrive. We covered all the new features […]

Apple will be releasing iOS 14, iPadOS 14, watchOS 7 and tvOS 14 today

At its ‘Time Flies’ event yesterday, where Apple introduced the new Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE as well as the new iPad Air and eighth generation iPad. Apple also surprised everyone with the news that the next generation of software for its devices would be coming today, the 16th September. This left some developers frustrated to say the least as they will have minimal time to get apps […]