iOS 10.2

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iOS 10.2 Articles

App Store Gains New Section for Single Sign-on Apps From Supported TV Providers

Monday December 5, 2016 5:43 am PST by
Ahead of the official launch of Single Sign-on on tvOS 10.1 and iOS 10.2 later this month, Apple has added a new App Store section (via reddit) with apps that support the feature for beta testers. The apps are categorized by supported TV providers, including DirecTV, Dish, Sling TV, Hotwire, and GVTC. If you are a Dish Network satellite TV subscriber, for example, you can sign in once with...

Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of iOS 10.2 to Developers and Public Beta Testers

Friday December 2, 2016 9:03 am PST by
Apple today seeded the fifth beta of an upcoming iOS 10.2 update to developers and public beta testers, four days after seeding the fourth beta of iOS 10.2 and more than a month after releasing iOS 10.1, the first major update to iOS 10. Registered developers can download the iOS 10.2 beta 5 from the Apple Developer Center or over-the-air with the proper configuration profile installed....

Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of iOS 10.2 to Developers [Updated]

Monday November 28, 2016 9:23 am PST by
Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming iOS 10.2 update to developers, two weeks after seeding the third beta of iOS 10.2 and a month after releasing iOS 10.1, the first major update to iOS 10. Registered developers can download the fourth iOS 10.2 beta from the Apple Developer Center and it should be available over-the-air soon. iOS 10.2 introduces new emoji, such as clown...

Apple Reintroduces Butt-Like Peach Emoji in iOS 10.2 Beta 3 Following User Complaints

Tuesday November 15, 2016 10:52 am PST by
iOS 10.2, currently being beta tested, introduces new artwork for many existing emoji. Apple has made an effort to add more detail to emoji, for a more realistic, vivid look that works well with the Messages feature in iOS 10 and macOS Sierra that displays larger emoji. Almost all of the food emojis were redesigned in iOS 10.2, but one redesign received a lot more attention than others - the...

What's New in iOS 10.2 Beta 3: TV App Updates, SOS and Videos App Removed

Monday November 14, 2016 12:02 pm PST by
Apple today seeded the third beta of iOS 10.2 to developers, introducing some notable improvements to the new "TV" app that was introduced in the second iOS 10.2 beta. As can be seen in the video below, the TV app is more fully functional, with support for the "Up Next" feature that keeps track of what you're watching across multiple devices. TV has now completely replaced the former Videos...

Apple Seeds Third Beta of iOS 10.2 to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available]

Monday November 14, 2016 8:52 am PST by
Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming iOS 10.2 update to developers, one week after seeding the second beta of iOS 10.2 and three weeks after releasing iOS 10.1, the first major update to iOS 10. Registered developers can download iOS 10.2 beta 3 from the Apple Developer Center or over-the-air with the proper configuration profile installed. iOS 10.2 doesn't have a single main...

Apple Releases Second iOS 10.2 Beta for Public Beta Testers

Tuesday November 8, 2016 9:10 am PST by
Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming iOS 10.2 update to public beta testers for testing purposes, just one over one week after releasing the first iOS 10.2 public beta, and one day after providing the second iOS 10.2 beta to developers. Beta testers who have signed up for Apple's beta testing program will receive the iOS 10.2 beta update over-the-air after installing the proper...

What's New in iOS 10.2 Beta 2: SOS Feature, Music Changes and New 'TV' App

Monday November 7, 2016 12:55 pm PST by
Apple seeded the second beta of iOS 10.2 to developers this morning, introducing a few new features that join changes introduced in the first beta of iOS 10.2. As can be seen in the video and outline below, iOS 10.2 includes the TV app Apple promised at its October 27 event, some Apple Music design tweaks, and support for a new SOS feature. TV app - The TV app is designed to serve as an...

iOS 10.2 Beta 2 Includes New 'TV' App for Discovering Content

Monday November 7, 2016 9:25 am PST by
At its October 27 Mac-centric event, Apple announced a new "TV" app, which is designed to serve as a sort of TV guide, helping users discover new content and find TV shows and movies to watch. The TV app is meant to work across multiple devices, including iOS devices and the Apple TV, and as of today the TV app is available in the iOS 10.2 beta. Apple's new TV app works hand-in-hand with...

Apple Seeds Second Beta of iOS 10.2 to Developers

Monday November 7, 2016 8:50 am PST by
Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming iOS 10.2 update to developers, one week after seeding the first beta of iOS 10.2 and two weeks after releasing iOS 10.1, the first major update to iOS 10. Registered developers can download the second iOS 10.2 beta from the Apple Developer Center or over-the-air with the proper configuration profile installed. iOS 10.2 doesn't have a...

Apple Releases First iOS 10.2 Beta to Public Beta Testers With New Emoji, Wallpapers and More

Tuesday November 1, 2016 9:57 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming iOS 10.2 update to public beta testers for testing purposes, just one over one week after releasing the first major iOS 10 update, iOS 10.1, and one day after providing the iOS 10.2 beta to developers. Beta testers who have signed up for Apple's beta testing program will receive the iOS 10 beta update over-the-air after installing the proper...

Star Ratings Make a Return to Apple Music on iOS 10.2 Beta

Tuesday November 1, 2016 6:56 am PDT by
In iOS 10, Apple Music lost the star rating system that allowed users to personally rate a song on a scale of 1-5, which was then saved in their library so they could remember and later sort tracks via the ranking system. Following the release of the iOS 10.2 beta yesterday, iTunes expert Kirk McElhearn discovered that star ratings have returned to the Apple Music app on iOS, now appearing as a...

What's New in iOS 10.2 Beta 1: Unicode 9 Emoji, Preserve Settings for Camera, Videos Widget, Wallpapers and More

Monday October 31, 2016 4:33 pm PDT by
Apple seeded the first beta of iOS 10.2 to developers this afternoon, marking the second major update to the iOS 10 operating system. While iOS 10.2 doesn't include a single main feature like the Portrait mode that was introduced in iOS 10.1, it does include several smaller features. There are a bunch of new emoji that were first introduced in Unicode 9, plus there's a new video widget and...

Apple Seeds First Beta of iOS 10.2 to Developers

Monday October 31, 2016 12:56 pm PDT by
Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming iOS 10 update to developers, one week after releasing the iOS 10.1 update and more than a month after launching the iOS 10 operating system. As a major 10.x update, iOS 10.2 will likely bring bug fixes, performance improvements, and perhaps a few new features to iOS 10. Registered developers can download the new iOS 10.2 beta from the Apple...