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iOS 12.1.1 beta 2 released with FaceTime Live Photos & other improvements

Apple has released iOS 12.1.1 beta 2 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The new update, thought small in size, comes hot on the heels of iOS 12.1 release and contains some useful improvements to the camera UI in FaceTime. It also sees the return of FaceTime Live Photo capture which was missing since iOS 12’s beta testing started. The developer beta is available as …

Apple releases tvOS 12.1.1 beta 2 for Apple TV 4 and 4K

Apple has released tvOS 12.1.1 beta 2 for Apple TV 4 and 4K models. tvOS 12 was released to public on September 17, with new features like zero sign-on, interactive aerial screensavers, support for third-party control systems, password autofill via iOS devices, and Dolby Atmos. This last addition in iOS 12 makes Apple TV the only set-top box with both Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos. tvOS …

Apple releases iOS 12.1 update for iPhone XR

Apple has released a new iOS 12.1 update for iPhone XR. This new build, marked 16B94, was released out of the blue, just for iPhone XR. The previous version, with build number 16B93, was released on October 30. It is likely that this new build has some device specific bug fixes as the company has not shared any release notes. Not all iPhone XR users are receiving …

iPad Pro as fast as 2018 15″ MacBook Pro in Geekbench benchmarks

When Apple announced the new iPad Pro at their October event in Brooklyn, they claimed that it is faster than 92% of PCs sold over the last year. This performance is due to the new 8-core A12X Bionic chip along with the 7-core custom designed GPU, which powers both 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pros. While Apple did not share detailed benchmarks during their keynote to …

Enable ECG on Apple Watch Series 4 outside United States

One of the most amazing features in Apple Watch Series 4 is undeniably the ability to take Electrocardiogram (ECG) right from the wrist. This feature has the potential to save lives. However, as with all medical equipment and technology, approvals from regional health authorities are required. So far, Apple only has regulatory approval from the FDA in the United States.