The iOS 10 Updates Have Arrived!

Apple launched the iOS 10.2 in December 2016 with a host of improvements including an SOS button that was specific to the Indian market.

The company has finally released the latest iOS 10.2.1 upgrade which focuses on bug fixes and is now available for iPad and iPhone users. Along with this, Apple has launched separate updates for the Mac, Apple TV and Apple Watch software as well.

iOS 10.2

Though the log of changes does not really unveil a lot, what is sure is that the iOS 10.2.1 update will feature numerous changes to improve security on iPads and iPhones. The current update will only been seen on devices like the iPhone 5, iPad 4th gen, iPod Touch 6th gen and above.

The update can be installed either through the Settings tab under Software Updates or through iTunes. Users must be absolutely sure to first take a backup of their device and only then download the update.

Besides this, Apple has also launched the macOS 10.12.3 update for Mac devices, the watchOS 3.1.3 software update for the Apple Watch, and the tvOS 10.1.1 update for Apple TV devices. The new Apple Watch update watchOS 3.1.3 is being debuted following the chaos that ensued when the watchOS 3.1.1 update began bricking Apple devices soon after its release.

With the last Apple TV update titled tvOS 10.1, the company introduced a new app for the TV service. However the new tvOS 10.1.1 update has only paid attention to making improvements and various fixes.

macOS

As for the Mac users, the macOS 10.12.2 update was targeted at removing the battery indicator and fixing problems with the graphics that many owners of the MacBook Pro 2016 complained of. On the other hand, the new macOS 10.12.3 update, is focused on fixing problems with graphics switching on the 25 inch MacBook Pro and glitches found when using Adobe Premiere Pro.

Here’s a list of all the changes stated so far:

  • Resolved graphic issues while encoding Adobe Premiere Pro projects on MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (13- and 15-inch, October 2016).
  • Fixed an issue that prevented some third-party applications from correctly importing images from digital cameras.
  • Improves automatic graphics switching on MacBook Pro (15-inch, October 2016).
  • Resolved a compatibility issue with PDF documents that are exported with encryption enabled.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented the searching of scanned PDF documents in Preview.

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by techtalks @TechTalks April 28, 2017 7:40 AM UTC

DIGITAL DEBATE

Mobile Upgrades: Killing The Product Before Its Time?

Have to agree. The speed of newer phone models within the same series and newer app versions lead to more thought put into buying decisions. Phone lines have a definite short shelf life

Lionel Gurjao

Frequently upgrading the software is a real problem as updating the software might cause your phone to lag because of the older hardware.

Shivendra Singh

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

Q5 blackberry

Alhassan A Bukar

Nice

Ishwar Maradi