iOS

Apple releases iOS 13.1.3 with an array of bug fixes

Just over a week ago, Apple released iOS 13.1.2 and iPadOS 13.1.2 to fix issues with the camera, iCloud backups and the flashlight, where the light would sometimes not activate. iOS 13.1.2 also fixed a bug where some shortcuts would not run on the HomePod. Now, today Apple has released yet another update for iOS 13 – with iOS 13.1.3. Today’s update fixes a bug where the phone might not […]

Apple stops signing some older versions of iOS, now that iOS 13.1.2 is out

Since iOS 13 was released near the end of September, Apple has updated iOS 13 quite a few times already, iOS 13.1 came out on September 24th to address a few bugs that were lurking in the original release and iOS 13.1.1 followed soon after to fix some battery drain issues, and some issues with third party keyboards. On Monday this week, Apple updated iOS 13 again with iOS 13.1.2 […]

iOS 13 will be released on the 19th September

It’s that time of year again, get your iPhones ready for what Apple has in store next. Back in June, as it does every year – Apple showed off iOS 13 at WWDC to developers and it has been in beta since then to developers can get their apps and services ready for the release of the new operating system, which is dropping next week. iOS 13 – as quick […]

This, is iOS 13

Today was WWDC and it still is this week! The keynote has finished and it is time to unpack all the new features of the next big version of iOS for iPhone and iPod touch. iPad now has its own OS called iPadOS, which we will cover in a separate post. iOS 13 has dark mode, new swipe-able keyboard, new apps, redesigned Messages app, Maps has new features and more! […]

Apple launches new, faster iPod touch

Yesterday, on Tuesday this week Apple announced that a new 7th generation iPod touch is out. Main features are that it is now based on the iPhone 7 internals as opposed to the iPhone 6 with the last model – from 2015. What’s new? The new iPod touch shares a lot of the same components as the last two models, with the 5th generation from 2012 and the 6th generation […]

Apple releases iOS 12.3.1 to fix issues with Messages

Just over a week ago, Apple released iOS 12.3 which included a brand new Apple TV app, AirPlay 2 improvements as well as the usual bug fixes. Now earlier today, iOS 12.3.1 has been made available for download and it addresses some minor bugs which cropped up. Release Notes iOS 12.3.1 includes bug fixes for your iPhone and iPad. This update: – Fixes an issue that could prevent making or […]

Apple releases iOS 12.3 with new Apple TV app and AirPlay 2 improvements

Back at the Apple event in March this year, Apple unveiled its new Apple TV+ service, Apple Arcade and Apple News+, the magazine and newspaper subscription. But along side the new Apple TV service, it was revealed that Apple would be redesigning the Apple TV app too later on, in May. What’s new? Along with the new TV app, which we cover further down in the post, iOS 12.3 also […]

Apple says that 80% of iOS devices that can, are now using iOS 12

Since iOS 12 was launched last September, the initial pickup was generally quick, especially compared to the previous year with iOS 11. This was mainly down to the focus on basic improvements for performance and stability, whereas iOS 10 and iOS 11 were much more buggy, in comparison. iOS 12 Now, this week Apple has now published new numbers, mainly aimed at its developers detailing the current adoption rate for […]

iOS 12.1.3 for iOS and HomePod released to fix a host of bugs

This week, Apple has released a much needed bug fix update for iOS 12, with iOS 12.1.3. This update applies to iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and the HomePod, as the HomePod basically runs a lighter version of iOS, it gets all the updates too. What has been fixed? Messages Some users had issues with Messages, where if you scrolled through a list of images in the details panel, it would […]

iOS 12 is now running on more than half of active devices

iOS 12 was released a little under a month ago, back in September – and already over half of the devices that can run iOS 12, are now running it. Last year, in 2017 with iOS 11 – it took 50 days for 50% of devices to start running iOS 11. Quick takeup With iOS 12, it has been well advertised that this new update does in fact help improve […]