iOS 12 is an update of “finally”s. Other than the enhanced Do Not Disturb mode and screen time tracking feature, we now finally have grouped notifications again in iOS! And iOS 12 brings the feature back in its own way. How do the work? And how can you customize them? Read on to find out.
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Looking to install macOS Mojave on your Mac? While you can always directly install Mojave on your Mac after downloading it from Apple, I will recommend a clean install as it also makes for a good excuse for cleaning all the junk files on your device.
iOS 12 finally brings improvement to the Do Not Disturb mode feature. While it’s nowhere near as versatile as Android, it’s still way better than it used to be. The feature is no longer binary. You can now enable Do Not Disturb mode for an hour or during a particular meeting.
When ARKit first came out with iOS 11 last year, we saw a slew of measurement apps. Apps to map out your entire house, and apps to measure an object or just to measure the distance between point A and point B. But clearly, none of the apps were good enough because Apple is bringing its own AR Measure app in iOS 12. And it’s going to be pre-installed on every iPhone that’s updated to iOS 12.
A day after Apple released the first public beta of iOS 12, it was released the first public beta of macOS Mojave as well. The final release of the OS is scheduled for release later this year and Apple is doing a public beta test to ensure its free from bugs before its final release.
Three weeks after initially unveiling the first developer beta of iOS 12, Apple has released the first public beta of the OS. The public beta release is essentially the second developer beta of iOS 12 which Apple had released last week. While installing a developer beta on your iPhone or iPad requires an Apple developer account which is paid, there’s no such requirement for installing the public beta release.
Last week, Apple launched a repair program for the butterfly keyboard of the MacBook and MacBook Pro thereby perhaps acknowledging that the keyboards have an inherent design flaw and are simply not as reliable as the previous non-butterfly keyboards.
Apple has introduced a number of handy little features in macOS Mojave. One such feature is Stacks which helps in keeping your cluttered desktop clean by automatically organizing your shortcuts and files.
Screenshots are great for sharing moments such as your high score in a game, a scene from a video, conversations on social networks, and even report bugs.
When the iPad, iPad Pro, iPad Air or iPad mini is acting up or when you encounter a bug, your first instinct is usually to force restart your iPad. This nifty trick takes care of small bugs in the operating system (everything from battery issues to UI bugs).