iOS 12 adoption slows on second day
It’s not a big sample size, but given how the iOS 11 update went last year, it’ll be something to watch in the weeks ahead.
Apple confirms USB Restricted Mode will be ‘made permanent’ at some point in iOS 12
USB Restricted Mode, a simple but presumably very efficient tool fighting against unauthorized iPhone hacks, is to be included in a future iOS update.
iOS 11 adoption still slower than iOS 10 last year, currently at 76 percent
Riddled with bugs right out of the gate, iOS 11 has struggled to rival its predecessor’s adoption pace over the past few months, although 76 percent is still a fairly impressive number.
iOS 11.3.1 quickly fixes third-party iPhone 8 display issue
If you own an iPhone 8 with a “non-genuine” replacement display that stopped working after updating to iOS 11.3, the iOS 11.3.1 patch should fix your problem.
GrayKey is the police’s best friend to crack into iPhone encryption
It’s a small box that allows law enforcement officials to crack into an iPhone 6s or an iPhone X. Will it be useful in the next year?
Clamping down on Apple leaks: 12 leakers arrested last year
29 leakers were caught overall and Apple has assured all employees that these rogues will forever wear a scarlet letter if they ever wish to return to their industry.
iOS 11.3 arrives for all eligible iPhones and iPads, including new Animoji and battery health info
Mere hours after releasing it exclusively for early adopters of the new 9.7-inch iPad, Apple has started seeding the official iOS 11.3 update for everyone else.
Official iOS 11.3 update is here… for Apple’s new 9.7-inch iPad only
Spring is here, and the stable iOS 11.3 update has reportedly begun rolling out, but for some reason, only new 9.7-inch iPad owners can install it at the moment.
Same price, new iPad 9.7: Apple Pencil is the (separately available) star
Apple is touting this as the most affordable iPad yet with the option for users to grab hold of the Apple Pencil (for $99) and take their experience by the reins.
iOS 11.2.6 fixes Telugu character bug
It causes iPhone crashes and locked users out of their favorite messaging apps. Apple seems to have figured out what’s going on, though.
Yet another critical iOS 11 bug can easily cause crashes of numerous messaging apps
iOS 12 can’t come soon enough, as the already bug-ridden iOS 11 exhibits weird and glitchy behavior again if your iPhone receives a message with a specific Indian symbol.
iBoot source code for iOS 9 shows up online in ‘biggest leak in history’
It didn’t take Apple long to convince GitHub to take down leaked source code for a core iOS 9 component, but according to security experts, the damage may have been done.
iOS 11.3 is coming ‘this spring’ with option to turn off performance throttling, AR updates and more
Anyone with a performance-throttled iPhone will be able to turn off the “power management” feature in the upcoming iOS 11.3 update. AR improvements, new Animoji and Health Records are also coming.
Official iOS 11.2.5 update brings HomePod support to compatible iPhones and iPads
If you’re thinking of ordering that long overdue HomePod starting this Friday, you’ll need to install the iOS 11.2.5 update on your iPhone or iPad for full support.
Tim Cook says future iOS update will let users turn iPhone performance throttling off
In addition to personally apologizing for the whole power management debacle, Apple CEO Tim Cook has revealed in a recent interview that iPhone performance throttling will soon be optional.
Apple is controversially limiting iPhone 6s and 7 CPU performance to reduce battery load
If you felt like a particular software update crippled the overall user experience on the iPhone 6s or 7, there’s now an explanation for that.
iOS 11.2 rushed out to fix December 2 bug
The update came out days early to fix a trigger for iPhone and iPad crashes that would have come on December 2. It’s still unknown how this bug exists.
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Apple delivers quick iOS 11.1.2 update to fix low-temperature iPhone X bug
Does your iPhone X screen tend to freeze at low temperatures? Fret not, iOS 11.1.2 is here to fix that particular issue, as well as a lesser-known one.
Upcoming iOS 11.2 update will apparently enable faster wireless charging for iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus
Currently limited to 5W speeds, wireless charging capabilities on the iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus will soon get a decent boost to 7.5 watts with iOS 11.2.
College football fans brilliantly mock Apple for recently fixed iOS 11 autocorrect bug
That weird autocorrect bug replacing the letter “i” with an A followed by a question mark symbol on iOS 11.1 devices continues to draw expert mockery.
Winter is coming, and so is a software update for iPhone X responsiveness bug at low temperatures
The latest iOS 11 bug to make headlines and annoy early iPhone X adopters should get a fix soon, as Apple is aware of weird behavior at low temperatures.
Seven weeks in, ‘only’ 52 percent of active iPhones and iPads run iOS 11
The majority of iDevice users are already on iOS 11, but the latest platform version isn’t spreading anywhere near as fast as iOS 10 and 9.
Weird iOS 11.1 autocorrect bug gets temporary workaround ahead of likely iOS 11.1.1 fix
If you’re annoyed by your iOS 11.1-running iPhone or iPad autocorrecting your lower-case “i”, you can wait for an update or try to fix the problem for now.
watchOS 4.1, iOS 11.1 now available for download
The latest iOS, watchOS, macOS and tvOS updates fix up the Wi-Fi KRACK vulnerability. Apple Watch Series 3 Cellular users can now stream music.
That iPhone slowdown over time may be more slight than you think
At least, on benchmarks, anyways. But the data shows that performance on the iPhone 5s stays relatively consistent between multiple iOS versions.