Tag: iPadOS

Apple Releases iOS 13.6 Beta 3 to Developers

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 […]

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Hands-on: Apple’s macOS Big Sur, iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and watchOS 7

Each year, Apple releases the first betas of its new operating systems at WWDC, and I brave the potentially bumpy install processes to let you know whether it’s safe to consider doing the same. That means I have to make the difficult decision of whether to install the earliest betas on my personal devices — I […]

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iOS 13.6 to Bring Greater Control over Automatic Downloading and Installation of iOS Updates

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 […]

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Apple Releases iOS 13.5 Beta 4 and watchOS 6.2.5 Beta 4 to Developers

Apple had skipped a version number to release iOS 13.5 Beta 3 and iPadOS 13.5 Beta 3 to developers last week with COVID-19 contact tracing APIs. Now, the company has released iOS 13.5 Beta 4 and iPadOS 13.5 Beta 4 to compatible iPhones and iPads that are registered to beta-test developer builds of the operating […]

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Apple Releases iOS 13.4.5 Beta 2 and iPadOS 13.4.5 Beta 2 to Developers

Along with the 2020 iPhone SE and the Magic Keyboard for the iPad Pro, Apple is also releasing newer versions of iOS and iPadOS today. The company is releasing the second developer beta versions of iOS 13.4.5 and iPadOS 13.4.5 for compatible iPhones and iPads. Apple had released the first developer beta versions of iOS […]

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Amazon Prime Video Now Lets You Purchase Movies and TV Shows on Apple TV, iPad, iPhone

Apple is now allowing customers to purchase movies and TV shows through Amazon’s Prime Video app on Apple TV, iPads, and iPhones. While the Cupertino-based company doesn’t usually allow developers to skip Apple’s in-app purchase screen, it seems that Amazon is being exempt from giving the usual 30% cut from the purchases. You can now […]

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iPhone, iPad, and Mac users report video calling issues during pandemic

Apple’s iChat and FaceTime pioneered simple video calling across desktop and portable devices, but recent updates to the iPad, iPhone, and Mac operating systems have created video connectivity problems, according to a growing mass of user reports. Two issues have popped up in the latest iOS/iPadOS and macOS software releases, inhibiting some users’ ability to make […]

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Apple Releases iOS 13.4.5 Beta 1 and iPadOS 13.4.5 Beta 1 To Developers

After releasing the stable version of iOS 13.4 and iPadOS 13.4 to iPhones and iPads last week, Apple has released the first developer beta version of iOS 13.4.5 and iPadOS 13.4.5. The update can now be downloaded on compatible iPhones and iPads that are registered to run the developer beta version of the operating systems. […]

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iPad multitasking still stinks after 10 years — here’s how Apple could fix it

On April 3, 2020, Apple’s iPad tablets will officially be 10 years old, and I’ll celebrate 10 continuous years of using at least one of them literally every day. I’ve been a fan of the platform since before it was officially released — actually before it was even named — and on most days, I […]

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Apple Support Documents Help You Setup and Use Bluetooth Mouse/Trackpad with iPad

Apple has come up with new support documents that explain how to connect and use a Bluetooth mouse or trackpad with an iPad. The procedure detailed in the support documents will work across new iPad Pro models, iPad Air 2 or upwards, fifth-gen iPad and the iPad mini 4 or upwards. On the software front, […]

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Craig Federighi Demos How Trackpad Support Will Work On the New iPad Pro and Magic Keyboard

Apple yesterday announced the 2020 iPad Pro lineup along with a Magic Keyboard that shipped with a built-in trackpad. It will also native mouse and trackpad support to all iPads with the upcoming iPadOS 13.4 update. In a video shared with The Verge, Craig Federighi, Apple’s SVP of Software Engineering, demonstrates how trackpad support on […]

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iPadOS 13.4 lets iPads use trackpads — will apps and games catch up?

Apple spent most of the iPad’s first decade fighting to keep its tablets trackpad-free, a decision that left the otherwise superb platform with one huge disadvantage compared with Microsoft’s Surface tablets. Thanks largely to the iPhone, Apple’s all-or-nothing focus on touchscreens blinded it to the continued value of separating the control surface from the display […]

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Apple Releases iOS 13.4 Beta 4 and iPadOS 13.4 Beta 4 To Developers

One week after releasing the third beta version of iOS 13.4 and iPadOS 13.4 to developers, Apple has released the fourth beta build of its mobile operating systems. If you’re a registered developer, you can install these builds on compatible iPhones and iPads. Apple has dropped a new version of iOS and iPadOS today. iOS […]

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iPadOS Concept Shows How Apple Could Fix Multitasking on iPad

Apple realizes that multitasking features are central to an iPad experience. The multitasking features become increasingly important as Apple is marketing the iPad as a full-fledged computing machine. However, users have often complained about complicated multitasking features on the iPad. Multitasking on the iPadOS comes with its own niggles. Once you open an app in […]

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Apple Releases iOS 13.4 Beta 2 and iPadOS 13.4 Beta 2 to Developers

One week after releasing the first public beta versions of iOS 13.4 and iPadOS 13.4, the company has now released the second beta builds of its smartphone and tablet operating systems to registered developers. The iOS 13.4 Beta 2 and the iPadOS 13.4 Beta 2 updates have been released today to developers. If you’re a […]

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