Apple releases iOS 12.1 Beta to fix the charging bug

The company is testing a first update patch for iOS 12. Last week we informed you about a strange bug in the official iOS 12 update, appearing randomly for the new iPhone Xs and Xs Max, as well as other iPhone and iPad models. The bug was that the device would not start charging when the screen is turned off, so the user had to disconnect and reconnect the cable. The company is now releasing iOS 12.1 Beta for users in the public testing channel, and we can confirm that the charging bug has been fixed in this beta. Previously[…]

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First beta of iOS 12.1 re-enables Group FaceTime for public testers

Apple rolls out the first beta of iOS 12.1 update. A week after Cupertino released the official iOS 12 update to eligible iPhones like iPhone 5S and newer, the company is ready to offer the first minor update for iOS 12. Beta 1 is available through the public beta testing program, re-introducing the Group FaceTime feature, but also bringing some under the hood improvements and fixes. iOS 12.1 Beta 1 would allow you to chat with up to 32 contacts at once. This feature was first introduced earlier this year in beta versions of iOS12, but it was pulled later[…]

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iOS 12 advances to a fifth Beta version

Apple keeps polishing the OS before the roll-out in September. Developers and public beta testers can now download the new beta version of iOS 12 as an OTA update or from the Developer center. iOS12 Beta V brings further improvements and fixes over the release from last month. With iOS 12, Apple internally revamps the operating system to make it even faster on older iPhones and iPads. According to the company, improvements should be noticed even on iPhone 5S, which is indeed a 5 year’s old device. There are many small new features here and there in the OS, like[…]

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iOS 11.4 debuts for developers with three new features

First beta of iOS 11.4 released for developers. Apple has rolled out the first developer beta of iOS 11.4, introducing some new features and changes compared with iOS 11.3 (official). The first beta is currently live only for registered developers, but public testers should also be able to get their hands on this release in the coming days. What’s new: iOS 11.4 Beta I re-introduces the Messages backup on iCloud. The feature first appeared in early iOS 11.3 betas, but it was eventually removed from the official 11.3 release. You could easily restore your messages after a hard-reset. AirPlay 2[…]

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Fifth iOS 11.3 Beta available for testing in the public channel

Apple seeds the fifth public beta of iOS 11.3 to developers and regular users. The company yesterday seeded the new iOS 11.3 Beta to developers and public beta testers. IOS 11.3 Beta V comes over a week after the fourth version that brought a number of fixes and performance improvements for iPhone and iPad. It’s available from the Developer Center or as an OTA update for everyone who installed the proper certificate on their device. As a third major update of iOS 11, it includes not only under the hood changes, but also some visible new features and improvements. We’ve[…]

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iOS 11.3 Beta 4 available for beta testing

New public iOS beta released for beta testers. Apple is rolling out the fourth beta of iOS 11.3, available for both public testers and developers as an OTA update. This beta version came two weeks after Beta 3 with the fix of the big causing iPhone and iPad devices to crash if they receive an Indian character. New features have not been introduced in Beta 4, although Apple probably fixes many small issues here and there. As a reminder, iOS 11.3 is turning out to be a fairly major update, more significant than iOS 11.1 and 11.2. It will offer[…]

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Apple rolls out first iOS 11.3 beta with iCloud Messages and more

First public versions of iOS 11.3 available for testing. Right after the official 11.2.5 update became available for everyone, Apple launched the first beta of its upcoming iOS 11.3 update planned for the spring. It brings many changes and improvements to supported iPhones and iPads, like the iCloud Messages promised back in June, new Animoji, and more. Messages on iCloud is a feature introduced at the conference in June, but after initial beta testing it was removed from the official iOS 11 update in September. However, it’s now ready to debut for everyone on iOS with the 11.3 update. iCloud[…]

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Text link can freeze your iPhone, but iOS 11.2.5 fixes this bug

Apple releases a new iOS beta that fixes the Messages crash bug. A new bug was found in iOS 11 yesterday, connected with the Messages app. It’s a simple link that goes to a webpage, but you don’t have to click on it at all. Once you receive the link, your messaging app will crash and the device will freeze or reboot. There is a solution to return the phone to a normal state – just close the Messages app and delete the entire conversation, however, it will leave you bad taste in the mouth. Apple has already fixed the[…]

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iOS 11.2 beta 4

Apple releases iOS 11.2 beta 4 for public testers and developers

New iOS 11.2 Beta has been released by Apple. The company has offered the fourth public beta of iOS 11.2 from the Developer Center or as a free OTA update for members of the Beta program. iOS 11.2 Beta 4 brings further improvements and fixes to iOS ahead of the official update (11.2) expected by the end of this year. New features have not been introduced in this beta, but Apple already included several important fixes in iOS 11.2 and Apple Pay Cash. The peer-to-peer payments are available for users through the iMessage app, enabling very quick transfers between users.[…]

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Second public beta of iOS 11.2 fixes the autocorrect bug

Apple offers the second beta of iOS 11.2 to public testers. The company has rolled out iOS 11.2 Beta 2 to its public testers as an over-the-air update after the proper certificate is installed on the device. This public iOS beta introduces a new feature and and fixes a major keyboard bug found in the official iOS 11.1 version. Apple Pay Cash is now enabled for beta testers living in the United States. The feature has been in limited internal testing for a while, but it’s already open for public testing. Apple Pay Cash allows you to send money to[…]

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