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Topic: iOS 12.1

Apple investigating iPhone X that exploded after updating to iOS 12.1

11/14/2018, 09:11 am

Apple is reportedly working with the owner of an iPhone X to figure out why it exploded immediately after being updated to iOS 12.1.

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How Apple addressed the 'beautygate' effect in iOS 12.1

11/11/2018, 03:11 pm

In this video, we compare selfie photos captured by two iPhone XS Max handsets, one with the latest iOS 12.1 update and another running iOS 12.0.1, to illustrate the fixes Apple implemented for so-called "beautygate" skin smoothing effects.

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Bald person, new smileys top list of most discussed iOS 12.1 emoji

11/08/2018, 07:11 pm

Bald characters, emotive smiley faces and a foot were among the most talked about emoji to arrive in Apple's most recent iOS 12.1 software update, according to a report on Thursday.

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iOS 12.1 Group FaceTime bug allows viewing of a locked iPhone's contact details

11/01/2018, 01:11 pm

A bug has been discovered in the way iOS 12.1 handles Group FaceTime calls, one which can allow a hacker to access the details of a contact stored on an iPhone, without needing to unlock the smartphone at all.

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iOS 12.1 adds battery management features to iPhone 8 & iPhone X

10/31/2018, 09:10 am

Apple's latest iOS update brings battery management routines including throttling phones that have chemically depleted batteries to the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X, though the company is optimistic most people won't notice any difference.

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Major US carriers don't support dual SIM at launch of iOS 12.1

10/30/2018, 08:10 pm

Apple's new dual SIM feature, available with iPhone XS and XR models, was activated with iOS 12.1 on Tuesday, but the three biggest cellular carriers in the U.S. are not supporting the feature at launch.

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Apple releases iOS 12.1 with Group FaceTime, dual-SIM compatibility

10/30/2018, 01:10 pm

Apple on Tuesday released iOS 12.1, bringing features originally anticipated alongside iOS 12.0, namely Group FaceTime, and dual-SIM support on the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR.

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Follow Apple's iPad Pro and Mac 'There's more in the making' event live, with AppleInsider

10/30/2018, 08:10 am

AppleInsider is in Brooklyn, New York at the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Howard Gilman Opera House for Apple's "There's more in the making" event, where we expect to see a new iPad, and a refresh of the Mac line. Follow along with us live!

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Apple's iOS 12.1 available on Oct. 30 with Group FaceTime, dual SIM, new emoji and more

10/29/2018, 04:10 pm

Apple on Monday announced its next iOS 12 point release, iOS 12.1, will be available for download on Oct. 30, bringing with it promised next-generation features including Group FaceTime and dual SIM support for owners of iPhone XS and iPhone XR.

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Apple confirms Group FaceTime, dual-SIM support to arrive alongside iOS 12.1

10/26/2018, 06:10 pm

Apple this week updated its iPhone User Guide for the upcoming release of iOS 12.1, confirming the latest version of the mobile operating system will include Group FaceTime and, for iPhone XS and XR, dual-SIM support.

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Apple confirms 'beautygate' fix for iPhone XS camera arriving in iOS 12.1

10/23/2018, 07:10 am

The so-called "beautygate" may soon be coming to an end, as Apple will be fixing the bug causing the smooth skin effect on photographs taken by the iPhone XS' front-facing camera when it releases iOS 12.1 to the general public in the future.

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Apple ceases iOS 12 code signing following release of iOS 12.0.1

10/22/2018, 07:10 pm

Apple on Monday stopped signing code for iOS 12 after the release of iOS 12.0.1, meaning users running the latest sub-point update can no longer downgrade to the previous operating system version.

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Apple 'fixes' bagel emoji to look tastier in upcoming iOS 12.1 update

10/16/2018, 08:10 am

Apparently bowing to an undercurrent of criticism, the latest beta of iOS 12.1 now features an updated bagel emoji intended to look more appealing.

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Third betas of iOS 12.1, tvOS 12.1, and watchOS 5.1 available for developer testing [u]

10/09/2018, 01:10 pm

Apple has provided participants of its developer beta testing program new builds, with the third betas of iOS 12.1, tvOS 12.1, and watchOS 5.1 arriving one day after the latest macOS Mojave beta.

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Apple ceases iOS 11.4.1 signing following release of iOS 12

10/08/2018, 08:10 pm

Apple on Monday stopped signing code for iOS 11.4.1, the last version of iOS to be issued prior to the release of iOS 12 in September.

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How to leave the iOS 12 beta program now that it has been released

10/03/2018, 02:10 pm

You only signed up for the iOS 12 beta because you couldn't wait to see the new features. It's a little tricker to get off the iOS beta than it is the macOS one, but AppleInsider shows you how to return to the regular updates.

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What's new in iOS 12.1 beta 2 -- bug fixes, emoji, and charging fix

10/02/2018, 04:10 pm

The second beta of iOS 12.1 has arrived and with it comes several improvements. Notably, it includes over 70 new emoji, a fix for the charging bug introduced in iOS 12, and performance improvements.

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Latest iOS 12.1 beta fixes sporadic iPhone and iPad recharging issues

10/02/2018, 02:10 pm

A bug in the way iOS 12 handles charging that causes devices to not charge when connected to a power source is on its way to being rectified, with a beta release of iOS 12.1 fixing the problem on iPhones and iPads affected by the issue.

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Apple teases iOS 12.1 release that will add 70 new emoji to Messages

10/02/2018, 01:10 pm

More than 70 new emoji will be coming soon to iOS 12 and macOS Mojave, including new characters with red hair, gray hair and curly hair, a new emoji for bald people, more emotive smiley faces and additional emoji representing animals, sports and food.

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Complex iOS 12 passcode bypasses grant access to iPhone Contacts and Photos

09/28/2018, 11:09 pm

A pair of extremely involved passcode bypasses discovered in Apple's latest iOS 12 can grant attackers access to Contacts and Photo data on a user's iPhone, including models protected by Face ID.

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