iOS 9.1

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iOS 9.1 Articles

iOS 9 Adoption Jumps to 66 Percent After iOS 9.1 Emoji Update

Tuesday November 3, 2015 6:02 pm PST by
Since launching in September alongside the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, iOS 9 has seen its adoption rate grow to 66 percent of active iOS devices, according to numbers on the Apple Developer Support page. Two weeks ago, iOS 9 adoption sat at 61 percent. After 24 hours, iOS 9 adoption was in line with the adoption rate of iOS 8. However, in late September Apple announced that the newest version of iOS...

Apple Releases iOS 9.1 With New Emoji, Live Photos Improvements

Wednesday October 21, 2015 10:52 am PDT by
Apple today released iOS 9.1 to the public, marking the first major update to the iOS 9 operating system that launched in September. In testing since before iOS 9 was even released, iOS 9.1 was beta tested for more than a month before its launch, with developers and public beta testers receiving five betas in total. Today's iOS 9.1 update is available as an over-the-air update to all iOS 9...

Apple Seeds Fifth iOS 9.1 Beta to Developers and Public Beta Testers

Monday October 12, 2015 10:57 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the fifth beta of iOS 9.1 to registered developers and public beta testers for testing purposes, one week after seeding the fourth iOS 9.1 beta and two weeks after releasing iOS 9.0.2, the second minor bug fix update to iOS. The new iOS 9.1 beta, build 13B137 (13B5137 for public testers), is available as an over-the-air update and through Apple's Developer Center. There's a...

Apple Seeds Fourth iOS 9.1 Beta, Third tvOS Beta to Developers

Tuesday October 6, 2015 10:56 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the fourth beta of iOS 9.1 to both registered developers and public beta testers for testing purposes, one week after seeding the third iOS 9.1 beta and releasing iOS 9.0.2, the second minor bug fix update to iOS. The new iOS 9.1 beta, build 13B136, is available as an over-the-air update and through Apple's Developer Center. Apple has also released a third tvOS beta. iOS ...

Apple Seeds Third iOS 9.1 Beta to Developers

Wednesday September 30, 2015 10:58 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the third beta of iOS 9.1 to registered developers for testing purposes, three weeks after seeding the first iOS 9.1 beta following its fall "Hey Siri" event and one week after releasing iOS 9.0.1, the first minor update to iOS 9. Apple has also just released iOS 9.0.2, another minor update to iOS. The new beta of iOS 9.1, build 13B5130b, is available as an over-the-air...

Apple Releases Second iOS 9.1 Public Beta

Thursday September 24, 2015 11:00 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the second iOS 9.1 beta to public beta testers, two weeks after seeding the first beta a day after its "Hey Siri" fall media event. Today's beta is the same as the second iOS 9.1 beta seeded to developers yesterday. Public beta testers who already have iOS 9.1 installed can get the second beta as an over-the-air update, and those interested in getting early release software...

Apple Seeds Second iOS 9.1 and tvOS Betas to Developers

Wednesday September 23, 2015 10:57 am PDT by
Apple today seeded the second beta of iOS 9.1 to registered developers for testing purposes, two weeks after seeding the first iOS 9.1 beta following its fall "Hey Siri" event and one week after releasing the first version of iOS 9 to the public. The new beta of iOS 9.1, build 13B5119e, is available as an over-the-air update and through the Apple Developer Center. Apple has also released a...

Apple's 'Hey Siri' Feature in iOS 9 Uses Individualized Voice Recognition

Friday September 11, 2015 6:07 am PDT by
Following the release of the first public beta for iOS 9.1 yesterday, along with the GM version on Wednesday, a few of the testers have come across a new feature introduced in the update. Somewhere in the Settings app, it appears that Apple has quietly added a set-up process for the new "Hey Siri" feature coming to the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, thanks to a built-in M9 motion coprocessor that...

Apple Releases First Public Beta of iOS 9.1

Thursday September 10, 2015 11:32 am PDT by
Following yesterday's big media event, Apple seeded the first beta of iOS 9.1 to developers, and now the company has made iOS 9.1 available to public beta testers. iOS 9.1 includes features for the iPad Pro, adding support for accessories like the Smart Keyboard and the Apple Pencil, both of which were designed for the larger-screened tablet. iOS 9.1 also offers support for Unicode 8,...

Apple Seeds First iOS 9.1 and Apple tvOS Betas to Developers

Wednesday September 9, 2015 1:39 pm PDT by
Following the conclusion of today’s iPhone-centric event in San Francisco, Apple has seeded the first betas of iOS 9.1 and Apple tvOS to developers. The betas were seeded alongside the iOS 9 Golden Master and the OS X 10.11 Golden Master. All of the beta software is available for download immediately from the Apple Developer Center. tvOS, just announced today, is the operating system that runs ...

iPad Pro Likely to Ship With iOS 9.1, Suggesting No September Launch Alongside iPhone

Wednesday August 19, 2015 10:48 am PDT by
Earlier this week, we saw hints of Apple's work on iOS 9.1 in the MacRumors visitor logs, speculating Apple had begun work on the update as a way to test features on the much-rumored 12.9-inch "iPad Pro" or the iPad mini 4 ahead of production. As it turns out, we were correct. This morning, analytics company AppSee found an "iPad6,8" with a resolution of 2,732 x 2,048 in its logs. We asked AppS...