• Apps Must Adhere to App Tracking Transparency Rules and Be Built With iOS 14 SDK Starting April 26

    26 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple today released a series of updates aimed at app developers, letting them know about upcoming requirements related to iOS 14.5, the newest version of iOS 14 that's set to be released next week.
    Starting on Monday, April 26, all iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch apps submitted to the App Store must be built on the Xcode 12 and ‌iOS 14‌ SDK or later, which means that new apps will no longer be able to use older SDK options.
    With the launch of iOS 14.5, Apple is requiring all developers to adhere to its App Tracking Transparency rules that will require them to get express permission to track...
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  • Apple reminds developers about ATT requirements ahead of iOS 14.5 launch

    Apple reminds developers about ATT requirements ahead of iOS 14.5 launch

    26 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    IOS 14.5 is arriving to the public next week with a host of new features and changes and a major one is the new App Tracking Transparency. Today Apple has shared a reminder with developers to have ATT requirements met for apps by April 26.
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  • Apple TV's New iPhone-Based Color Balance Feature Coming to 2015 and Newer Models

    Apple TV's New iPhone-Based Color Balance Feature Coming to 2015 and Newer Models

    26 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple today announced that the Apple TV is getting a new iPhone-based color balance feature to improve a TV's picture quality.
    Starting with tvOS 14.5 and iOS 14.5, users will be able to hold an iPhone with Face ID near their TV and, after tapping a notification, the iPhone's front-facing camera and ambient light sensor will begin color measurements and automatically tailor the Apple TV's video output to deliver more accurate colors and improved contrast. Apple says this process will result in improved picture quality without adjusting the TV's settings.
    While this feature was advertised...
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  • Tile says that it is 'skeptical' about Apple's new AirTag tracker

    Tile says that it is 'skeptical' about Apple's new AirTag tracker

    26 days ago - By iMore

    Tile doesn't trust Apple to play nice with AirTag.
    What you need to know
    Apple announced its new AirTag tracker today.
    In response, Tile has released a statement that wonders if Apple will be anti-competitive with it.
    Tile is not happy with the announcement of Apple's AirTag .
    As reported by TechCrunch , Tile has responded to Apple's announcement of its new AirTag tracking product with a statement that lambasts the company for what it claims to be anti-competitive behavior.
    The statement, which was released ahead of the company's hearing with Congress on antitrust tomorrow, says that the...
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  • IOS 14.5 RC now available to developers and public beta testers

    IOS 14.5 RC now available to developers and public beta testers

    26 days ago - By BGR

    During its Spring Loaded event on Tuesday morning, Apple revealed that iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 will finally be out on supported iPhone and iPad models next week. This is shaping up to be the biggest software update for the Apple mobile device lineup since iOS 15, adding tons of new features and fixing bugs that have plagued users.
    In the meantime, the iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 release candidates are now available for beta testers. The RC comes in at 4.67GB on my iPhone 11, so expect similar requirements for the final update.
    Here's what you can expect from the update when it arrives next...
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  • IOS 14.5 is coming early next week: Here's what to expect

    IOS 14.5 is coming early next week: Here's what to expect

    26 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Apple didn't pay attention to iOS at its Spring Loaded event, but we already know when it's coming along.
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  • IOS 14.5 lets users answer calls with Siri when using headphones

    IOS 14.5 lets users answer calls with Siri when using headphones

    26 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    IOS 14.5 is coming next week for everyone, and Apple today released the RC build to developers and public beta users. While the beta versions have already brought several new features, the final release also enables a new option to answer calls using Siri while using headphones.
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  • Your iPhone will get iOS 14.5 before you can buy a new iPad Pro

    Your iPhone will get iOS 14.5 before you can buy a new iPad Pro

    26 days ago - By Tech Radar

    IOS 14.5 is launching the last week of April, and is scheduled to go live for new products like AirTags that require devices to be updated to the latest iOS.
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  • IOS 14.5 release date, beta and every new feature the update brings to your iPhone

    IOS 14.5 release date, beta and every new feature the update brings to your iPhone

    26 days ago - By Tech Radar

    IOS 14.5 is already here in beta with improvements for Face ID, music, Apple Maps, privacy and more.
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  • WatchOS 7.4 with iPhone mask unlock feature coming next week, RC now available

    WatchOS 7.4 with iPhone mask unlock feature coming next week, RC now available

    26 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    During Apple's special “Spring loaded” event this Tuesday, the company finally revealed that watchOS 7.4 will be available to all users “early next week.” The long-awaited update brings an important feature to users, which is the ability to unlock iPhone models with Face ID using the Apple Watch when wearing a mask.
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  • HomePod 14.5 RC now available to developers

    HomePod 14.5 RC now available to developers

    26 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    After the Apple event today, the company is seeding the Release Candidate for HomePod 14.5.
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  • Apple Seeds RC Version of tvOS 14.5 to Developers

    Apple Seeds RC Version of tvOS 14.5 to Developers

    26 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple today seeded the RC version of an upcoming tvOS 14.5 update to developers for testing purposes, with the new beta software coming two weeks after Apple released the seventh tvOS 14.5 beta .
    Designed for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV , the tvOS 14.5 developer beta can be downloaded onto the ‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌Apple TV‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ via a profile that's installed using Xcode.
    tvOS 14.5 brings support for the latest PlayStation 5 DualSense and Xbox Series X controllers, which can be used to play games from the tvOS App Store and Apple Arcade .
    Support for the new controllers has also been...
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  • Apple Seeds RC Versions iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 to Developers

    Apple Seeds RC Versions iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 to Developers

    26 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple today seeded the RC versions of upcoming iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 updates to developers for testing purposes, with the new beta updates coming one week after Apple released the eighth iOS and iPadOS 14.5 betas .
    iOS and iPadOS 14.5 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper profile has been installed on an iPhone or iPad .
    iOS 14.5 is the biggest update to iOS 14 to date, introducing several significant new features. First and foremost, Apple is making it easier to unlock an iPhone when you're wearing a face mask with a new "Unlock with...
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  • Apple will release iOS 14.5, iPadOS 14.5 'next week'

    Apple will release iOS 14.5, iPadOS 14.5 'next week'

    26 days ago - By iMore

    What you need to know
    Apple says iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 will launch next week.
    The update will be needed to use AirTags, Apple says.
    You'll need them installed before using AirTags.
    Apple announced a slew of new products and service updates today, not least the arrival of AirTags. Hidden right at the bottom of the Apple Newsroom post announcing the trackers , Apple also confirmed when iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 will be released.
    Next week, if you were wondering. And you'll need the software updates installed if you want to make use of AirTags.
    AirTag requires iPhone or iPod touch running...
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  • IOS 14.5 coming to iPhone and iPad ‘next week'

    IOS 14.5 coming to iPhone and iPad ‘next week'

    26 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    IOS 14.5 will be available for iPhone and iPad next week after an extended software beta period that started in February. The latest software update brings loads of new features including two new Siri voices, strong protection against app tracking, a redesigned Podcasts experience, and much more.
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  • Apple announces tvOS 14.5 release date

    Apple announces tvOS 14.5 release date

    26 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    During Apple ‘Spring Loaded' event today, the company announced the release date of tvOS 14.5.
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  • Apple releases iOS 14.5 RC to developers and public beta users

    Apple releases iOS 14.5 RC to developers and public beta users

    26 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Following today's event, Apple has just released iOS 14.5 RC to developers and public beta users. The update brings loads of new features including two new Siri voices, strong protection against app tracking, a redesigned Podcasts experience, and much more.
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  • Apple Says iOS 14.5 Will Be Released 'Next Week'

    Apple Says iOS 14.5 Will Be Released 'Next Week'

    26 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple today announced that iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 will be available starting "next week." iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 are packed with new features, including the ability for iPhone users who are wearing an Apple Watch to unlock the iPhone with Face ID while wearing a mask. iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 will also be the minimum software versions required for the just-announced AirTag item tracker, according to Apple.
    iOS 14.5 will also be preinstalled on the new purple version of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini that is available to pre-order starting this Friday. Related Roundups: iOS 14...
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