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Apple patches iOS 12 beta popup hell

Have you been plagued by popups in iOS 12 beta telling you that there are updates to the operating system when in fact there aren’t any? Well, Apple’s released an update to fix that. Must read: Apple products you should not buy (August 2018 edition) If you are running the ...

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How to enable USB Restricted Mode in iOS 11.4.1

Apple has added a new security feature to iOS 11.4.1 that makes it harder for hackers – as well as law enforcement and government agencies – to unlock your iPhone. Here’s how to enable this feature. Must read: Don’t buy these Apple products (July 2018 edition) The new feature prevents ...

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iOS 12: The hidden feature I won't be switching on

iOS 12 features a built-in automatic update feature I’ve spent a fair bit of time poking around the new iOS 12 beta, and come across a fair number of new features. Some seem useful, others not so. But there’s one new feature that I don’t think I’ll even be activating. ...

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Google adds teacher approved app recommendations to Family Link

Discovering which apps are OK for your kids to use is often a trial-and-error process. Usually, it requires reading through reviews, installing the app, trying it out yourself, and then you decide if it is something your child needs or would benefit from. Read also: Hands-on with Google Family Link ...

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iOS 11.4 seems to have a battery drain problem

Apple’s support forum is lighting up with complaints from iPhone users that iOS 11.4 is hammering their battery life hard. See also : iOS 11.4 tip: How to enable Messages in iCloud (and why you might want to keep this feature turned off) Devices across the line, from the iPhone ...

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Best iOS 12 features: What's new and what's still missing

Apple on Monday unveiled iOS 12 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Set for full release this fall, the company’s mobile operating system is currently in developer preview, with a public beta expected later this month. Must read: Apple WWDC 2018 keynote: Scenes and surprises Heading into the announcement, ...

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Apple releases iOS 11.4 for iPhone and iPad

iOS 11.4 is out iOS 11.4 is out, and it brings with it a number of new features, along with the usual bug fixes and improvements. See also: What would Steve Jobs think of today’s Apple? iOS 11.4 brings with it three features, all of which were dropped from iOS ...

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