Apple introduced a controversial privacy feature on iOS 14. The feature requires permission from users for cross-tracking across apps. This move severely impacted the amount of data advertising companies can collect. A new report claims advertisers have started spending more money on targeting Android users as opposed to iOS.
Last year Apple sued Corellium for offering an iOS simulator. Corellium’s software helps developers and security researchers discover bugs and vulnerabilities on iOS. Apple sued the company citing copyright infringement. Apple has lost the claims as the court allows Corellium to continue operation.
Google has published a new post on its blog announcing that it is updating the YouTube app for iOS. The update for YouTube brings new placements for a few buttons in the app and gestures for easier navigation.
Apple had released iOS 13.6 Beta 2 and iPadOS 13.6 Beta 2 to developers earlier this month and then shortly released the public beta versions of the operating systems. Today, the company has released the third beta versions of iOS 13.6 and iPadOS 13.6, and they can be downloaded on devices that are registered to beta test developer builds of iOS and iPadOS.
Apple has opened up its smartphone walled garden a bit with iOS 14, allowing people to place widgets alongside apps, hide home screen pages, play videos outside of apps via PiP, and offering SMS filtering. It even started allowing users to set third-party email and web browser apps as system defaults, but the company is going slow. But that might change in the future versions of iOS.
During WWDC 2020, Apple unveiled its plan to move from Intel processors to ARM-based processors. The company also announced that it will launch the first ARM-based Mac as soon as the end of this year and that all iOS and iPadOS apps will be compatible with ARM Macs.
Apple had released the first developer beta version of iOS 13.5.5 last week along with the first developer beta builds of iPadOS 13.5.5, macOS Catalina 10.15.6, tvOS 13.4.8, and watchOS 6.2.8. Today, the company has released iOS 13.6 Beta 2 and iPadOS 13.6 Beta 2 to developers. The update is now rolling out to registered devices, including all compatible iPhones and iPads that are registered developer devices.
Apple released the second developer beta versions of iOS 13.6 and iPadOS 13.6 an hour ago. The company usually releases minor features and bug fixes with new iOS and iPadOS updates. With iOS 13.6 Beta 2 and iPadOS 13.6 Beta 2, a new feature has arrived that offers users greater control over automatic downloading and installation of operating system updates.
Apple is releasing a lot of software updates to its devices today, ahead of WWDC 2020. After releasing the final versions of iOS 13.5.1, iPadOS 13.5.1, and watchOS 6.2.6, Apple has released the first developer beta builds of iOS 13.5.5, iPadOS 13.5.5, and macOS 10.15.6 today.
Apple had released the iOS 13.5 and iPadOS 13.5 update for iPhones and iPads two weeks ago, bringing the COVID-19 contact tracing technology and other improvements. Now, the company has released the iOS 13.5.1 and iPadOS 13.5.1 software update for all iPhones compatible with iOS 13. It’s a bug-fixing update, and it is available for download via the OTA system.