“Mark as Played” Feature Coming to Apple Podcasts in iOS 12.2

Mark As Played Feature in Apple Podcasts in iOS 12.2

A handy new feature in Apple Podcasts will be makings it way to you with iOS 12.2. With the next update to iOS, a “Mark as Played” feature will be available in the company’s podcasts app. While the feature isn’t revolutionary – many other podcasts apps have it – it is a welcome addition to … Read more“Mark as Played” Feature Coming to Apple Podcasts in iOS 12.2

Netflix Brings Smart Downloads Feature to iOS in Latest Update

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After launching on Android last year, Netflix has finally brought its Smart Downloads feature to iOS. The feature, which automatically downloads the next episode of a TV series to your iPhone or iPad, is available in the latest version of the Netflix app. Smart Downloads is aimed at giving you uninterrupted binging. When the feature … Read moreNetflix Brings Smart Downloads Feature to iOS in Latest Update

Apple Releases iOS 12.1.4 and MacOS Mojave 10.14.3 Update to Fix Group FaceTime Bug

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Apple has released updates to both iOS and macOS Mojave to fix the highly publicized Group FaceTime eavesdropping bug. Both iOS 12.1.4 and and update to macOS Mojave 10.14.3 brings a fix to the bug and both are available now to download to your devices. Once you have installed the updates on your devices, the … Read moreApple Releases iOS 12.1.4 and MacOS Mojave 10.14.3 Update to Fix Group FaceTime Bug

Apple Stops Signing iOS 12.1.1 and 12.1.2 Following The Release of iOS 12.1.3

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With the release of iOS 12.1.3 a couple of weeks ago, Apple has stopped the signing of iOS 12.1.1 and 12.1.2. Effectively this means that downgrades to those previous versions are no longer available after you have upgraded to .3 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Apple routinely stops the signing (the making available … Read moreApple Stops Signing iOS 12.1.1 and 12.1.2 Following The Release of iOS 12.1.3

iOS 12.2 Beta 2 Now Available to Public Beta Testers

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After releasing the second beta to developers a few days ago, Apple has now released the second beta of iOS 12.2 to public testers. Those who have devices registered in the Apple Beta Program should now have the new build available under Settings>General>Software Updates. The new build brings continues to tweak and refine the dot-release … Read moreiOS 12.2 Beta 2 Now Available to Public Beta Testers

Safari in iOS 12.2 Set to Limit Web App Access to Various iPhone Sensors

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A change appears to be coming in Safari as part of iOS 12.2 that could impact Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) experiences for users. The change has been found in the second beta of the next version of iOS and has to do with Safari. Specifically, by default, Safari will be set to … Read moreSafari in iOS 12.2 Set to Limit Web App Access to Various iPhone Sensors

Apple Seeds Second Beta of iOS 12.2 to Developers With New Animoji

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Just a bit over a week after the first beta was released, Apple has seeded the second beta of iOS 1.2 to the developer community. The release is only available for those who are registered developers in the Apple Beta Program. At the time of this posting, it has not been released to the public … Read moreApple Seeds Second Beta of iOS 12.2 to Developers With New Animoji

2019 iPhone Lineup Expected to be Evolutionary, Not Revolutionary

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While it doesn’t come as a big surprise, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman and Debby Wu are reporting that the 2019 iPhone lineup is going to be an evolution of this year’s iPhone lineup, not revolutionary. The revolution is expected to happen in 2020. Gurman and Wu, who have a solid track record on Apple predictions, cited … Read more2019 iPhone Lineup Expected to be Evolutionary, Not Revolutionary

iOS 13 Likely to Support Dark Mode and a Revamped Home Screen

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While we are still in the middle of the lifecycle of iOS 12, attention is already starting to turn to the next major version, iOS 13. Version 13 is not expected to be announced until WWDC this summer but Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman and Debby Wu have cited several people who are familiar with Apple’s plans for 2019 … Read moreiOS 13 Likely to Support Dark Mode and a Revamped Home Screen

Apple Releases First Public Beta of iOS 12.2

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After being released to the developer community late last week, iOS 12.2 has now made its way into the Apple Beta Program for public testing. For those of you who have devices registered in the program, you should have the update available to download and install on your compatible iPhone and iPad. If you want … Read moreApple Releases First Public Beta of iOS 12.2