Tag: iOS 12

Apps & OS, Mobile

Mixpanel: iOS 12 adoption rate reaches 75%

November 29, 2018

Via: GSM Arena

The adoption rate of iOS 12 kept increasing at a steady pace, and yesterday it surpassed the threshold of 75%. For comparison, iOS 11 reached the same percentage on December 17, which is about three weeks slower. Data also revealed […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Report: Apple’s iOS 12 now blocks iPhone-hacking tool favored by police

October 24, 2018

Via: Mashable

Your iPhone just got a little more secure — assuming you’ve updated to iOS 12, that is. Following reports earlier this summer that Apple planned to release a software update that would combat the phone-hacking device, sometimes used by police, […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

Google updates its Play Books iOS app at the same time as Apple’s iBooks update in iOS 12

September 18, 2018

Via: The Verge

Google has released an update for the Play Books app on iOS, bringing an updated design that’s “brighter, cleaner, and easier to use,” via AllThingsD. It’s not a major update, feature-wise, but the new design should make navigating, reading, and […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

Apple releases iOS 12 developer beta 4, and it introduces lots of new… bugs

July 18, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Beta 4 of iOS 12 has been released overnight, introducing a slew of incremental new features and squashing tons of bugfixes. But does it? Screen Time is cited as being broken as of now and doesn’t sync information between devices. […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

See what’s new with Safari on iOS 12, from Facebook tracking alerts, to AR viewing

June 11, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

With all the fanfare around the iOS 12 announcement during Apple’s WWDC 2018 event, it’s easy to forget that WWDC stands for Worldwide Developers Conference. After the keynote, Apple’s engineering honchos delved deep into working sessions presenting all that is […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

Apple’s iOS 12 update is practical, and these ‘minor’ new features show it

June 8, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

After listing some of the best new iOS 12 features that Apple didn’t have time to mention on stage, it’s time to take a scroll through the nitty-gritty. Apple’s iOS 12 update is practical, and these ‘minor’ new features show […]

Gadgets, Mobile

AirPods can act as inexpensive hearing aids in iOS 12

June 6, 2018

Via: TechSpot

Accessibility features on smartphones have gotten much better over several generations of hardware and are rarely mentioned by reviewers. Healthcare costs and medical devices have drastically increased in price despite technology improvements being made. Apple’s Live Listen feature that was […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

Apple’s App Store now allows free trials for all apps

June 6, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Two days ago, Apple introduced updated App Store guidelines that go hand-in-hand with the new iOS 12 update. And, upon inspection of these, it appears Apple is now opening up the App Store to free trials when it comes to […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Apple overhauls software strategy: switches focus back on quality, even if new features take more time

February 12, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

iOS 12, the new version of Apple’s phone and tablet software that is expected to arrive this fall, will offer a lot new features, but at the same time, Apple has cancelled plans for others as the company is looking […]