Apple released iOS 8.1 this morning, after seeding two betas to registered developers. The release adds support for Apple Pay, SMS Relay, Instant Hotspot, iCloud Photo Library, and more.
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iOS 8 released last month, followed by a couple of minor updates, and today, Apple released iOS 8.1 — the first major update to iOS 8. While Apple added a number of useful, jailbreak inspired features like Quick Reply, widgets etc., there are still a number of reasons to jailbreak, which is why we’ve been keeping a lookout for an iOS 8 jailbreak.
Users reporting Unable to check for update, software update server can’t be contacted errors while updating to iOS 8.1
Apple released iOS 8.1 this morning with features like Apple Pay, SMS Relay, Instant Hotspot and more. While many users have smoothly updated to the new OS, we’ve been receiving several reports of the update failing due to an error related to iTunes update server.
Apple has just released iOS 8.1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with Apple Pay support, SMS Relay, Instant Hotspot, Camera Roll and more. The update is available as an Over-the-air (OTA) download, but some users are reporting problems while installing the update.
Apple has just released iOS 8.1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, which includes a number of improvements and new features such as SMS Relay, enables Apple’s NFC based Apply Pay mobile payment service, iCloud Photo Library in beta, and restores the Camera roll.
At yesterday’s iPad and Mac Special Event, Apple announced that iOS 8.1 will be releasing publicly Monday, October 20th. The release, which was seeded as a beta to registered developers a few weeks back, comes with a number of new features as well as bug fixes.
Following several months of beta testing over the summer, OS X Yosemite was publicly released on Thursday afternoon as a free software update through the Mac App Store. If you have upgraded to the latest operating system already, keep in mind that support for the Continuity features SMS Relay and Instant Hotspot will not be enabled until iOS 8.1 is seeded next week.
At today’s Apple event, Craig Frederighi announced that iOS 8.1 will be available for download to all compatible devices this Monday, October 20th.
While Apple added a lot of long requested features to iOS 8, the release also added a number of bugs ranging from minor ones that can be tolerable, to frequent ones that become an annoyance.