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Topic: iOS 10.3

Apple stops signing iOS 10.2.1, 10.3 following iOS 10.3.1 release

04/10/2017, 04:04 pm

Apple on Monday stopped signing iOS 10.2.1 and iOS 10.3, effectively cutting off downgrades for iPhone, iPad, and iPod owners who have already made the leap to iOS 10.3.1.

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Apple warns iCloud users some services accidentally reactivated with iOS 10.3 [u]

04/04/2017, 04:04 pm

Apple is alerting an unknown number of iCloud users to a glitch in iOS 10.3 which can cause connections with apps like Mail and Photos to silently turn back on. [Updated with Apple statement]

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Over-the-air iOS 10.3 update for iPhone 5, 5c pulled by Apple for reasons unknown

03/29/2017, 12:03 pm

After a few hours of availability, Apple pulled the over-the-air iOS 10.3 update for the iPhone 5 and 5c, though the legacy devices can still be updated through iTunes on a Mac or PC.

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Customizable app icons debut with iOS 10.3, MLB and NHL first to market

03/28/2017, 11:03 pm

Sporting apps MLB.com at Bat and NHL on Tuesday became the first iOS titles to take advantage of a new iOS 10.3 feature that allows users to change an app's home screen icon after installation.

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Apple seemingly ends support for 32-bit devices with iOS 10.3.2

03/28/2017, 11:03 pm

With the release of iOS 10.3.2 beta, Apple is not offering iTunes restore images for 32-bit devices like the iPhone 5 and fourth-generation iPad, suggesting the forthcoming point update will mark a watershed for iOS.

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Apple's iOS 10.3 update can reclaim as much as 7.8GB of available storage

03/28/2017, 05:03 pm

While the feature enhancements of new OS updates generally take up more of your available storage, Apple's latest iOS 10.3 update has freed up gigabytes of available storage for many users making the upgrade. It reclaimed as much as 7.81 GB in our testing.

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How to identify all the 32-bit apps installed on your iPhone running iOS 10.3

03/28/2017, 02:03 pm

The day is rapidly approaching where Apple will just disallow 32-bit apps from running on iOS, maybe as soon as iOS 11. AppleInsider shows you how to identify which apps installed on your iPhone are 32-bit -- and points out some problems that Apple needs to rectify before that day comes.

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Apple extends VoLTE & Wi-Fi iPhone calling to more carriers in UK, Russia & other countries

03/28/2017, 02:03 pm

With the release of iOS 10.3 on Monday, Apple has also extended Wi-Fi and VoLTE (voice-over-LTE) calling to more carriers worldwide, most notably enabling both options for the U.K. branch of O2.

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How to manage your Apple ID, iCloud, iPhone backups & more in iOS 10.3

03/28/2017, 09:03 am

One of the smaller but still significant changes in Monday's iOS 10.3 update is easier, centralized access to all the info related to an Apple ID account, directly from the top of the Settings menu. Here's how to take advantage of it.

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Apple's CarPlay gains quick-access task switcher with iOS 10.3

03/28/2017, 09:03 am

Upon updating their iPhone to iOS 10.3, CarPlay users will find that their in-vehicle system now offers a convenient multitasking menu, showcasing the three most recently used apps -- with some caveats intended to keep eyes on the road.

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Apple's iOS 10.3 patches mobile Safari bug used in ransomware campaign

03/27/2017, 10:03 pm

Nefarious actors using a mobile Safari exploit to extort iTunes gift cards from unwitting iOS device users will need to look elsewhere, as Apple patched the web browser flaw as part of Monday's iOS 10.3 update.

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Video recap: Apple releases iOS 10.3, macOS 10.12.4 and watchOS 3.2

03/27/2017, 08:03 pm

Apple this week issued firmware updates for its major platforms, introducing all new features like Find My AirPods for iOS and Theater Mode for Apple Watch, as well as bringing Night Shift to Mac.

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Lengthy iOS 10.3 install time likely due to conversion to new Apple File System

03/27/2017, 02:03 pm

Early adopters of the full iOS 10.3 release are seeing lengthy install processes, with multiple device reboots -- probably as a result of the shift to Apple's new APFS.

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iOS 10.3 now available for iPhone, iPad with Find My AirPods, Apple File System, more

03/27/2017, 12:03 pm

After seven beta releases, Apple has released iOS 10.3 with Find My AirPods, APFS implementation, and other improvements for developers and the App Store.

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New Apple Clips app aimed at social media video capture, quick editing

03/21/2017, 09:03 am

As part of the Tuesday reveals, Apple has unveiled a new Clips app, designed to allow iPhone users to create and edit videos with automatic transcription and easily share them to other third party apps and services.

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Seventh betas of macOS 10.12.4 and iOS 10.3 released for public & developer testing [u]

03/16/2017, 01:03 pm

Only 72 hours after the the sixth beta release of macOS 10.12.4 and iOS 10.3, Apple has made available the seventh iteration of the test software to developers, with little increment in release numbers suggesting an imminent release for users. [Updated with public beta info]

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Over 187,000 apps could become obsolete with Apple's 64-bit only 'iOS 11'

03/15/2017, 09:03 am

Some 187,000 apps could be rendered useless with the launch of "iOS 11," according to an app analytics firm, assuming the anticipated update is when Apple plans to kill 32-bit support.

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New iPad models in testing near Apple's Cupertino headquarters, data suggests

03/13/2017, 01:03 pm

Ahead of a potentially imminent product unveiling, Apple is testing multiple new iPad models around the San Francisco Bay Area -- including its home in Cupertino, according to data shared by a mobile marketing firm.

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Apple releases sixth betas of macOS 10.12.4, iOS 10.3 to developers [u]

03/13/2017, 01:03 pm

Apple on Monday made available a sixth beta releases of macOS 10.12.4 and iOS 10.3 to developers, marching ever closer to a public release. [Updated with info on public betas]

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Apple makes available fifth developer beta releases of iOS 10.3, watchOS 3.2, and tvOS 10.2

03/08/2017, 01:03 pm

A day after the macOS Sierra beta release, Apple on Wednesday published the fifth betas of iOS 10.3, watchOS 3.2, and tvOS 10.2 for developers to download and test.

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