Apple has launched iOS 16.5 (and iPadOS 16.5) to the lots introducing new options and fixing some bugs.
Barring any final minute safety updates within the subsequent few weeks, that is more likely to be the final replace earlier than Apple takes the wrappers of iOS 17 at WWDC on June 5.
Right this moment’s replace sees the introduction of a devoted Sports activities tab in Apple Information, whereas there are additionally new playing cards displaying scores and fixtures in your favorite groups inside the Information app.
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Apple can be introducing a brand new Delight wallpaper for the Lock Display, whereas additionally fixing points with Highlight search, Podcasts in CarPlay and the Display Time software. Within the launch notes for the replace, which is available in artwork 728MB on my iPhone 12 Professional Max handset, Apple explains:
This replace contains the next enhancements and bug fixes:
- A brand new Delight Celebration wallpaper for the Lock Display to honor the LGBTQ+ neighborhood and tradition
- Sports activities tab in Apple Information provides quick access to tales, scores, standings, and extra, for the groups and leagues you observe
- My Sports activities rating and schedule playing cards in Apple Information take you on to sport pages the place yow will discover further particulars about particular video games
- Fixes a difficulty the place Highlight could develop into unresponsive
- Addresses a difficulty the place Podcasts in CarPlay could not load content material
- Fixes a difficulty the place Display Time settings could reset or not sync throughout all gadgets
As 9to5Mac factors out, the beta variations for iOS 16.5 had included a Siri command to start and halt a display recording. Nonetheless, that hasn’t made the lower this time round.
iOS 17 is anticipated to be a modest replace with Apple refining slightly than revolutionising the working system. Hypothesis suggests there’ll be enhancements to the Management Centre and Apple Music.