It exhibits the state I’m at the moment in that once I noticed the iOS 13.Four replace on the iPhone this morning I did a bit fist bump in mattress. Am I proud? No, but when I’m going to outlive this lockdown, I must take the little victories the place I can.
However yeah, Apple’s iOS 13.Four replace is right here, so go obtain it I suppose? It’s not like there’s something higher to do.
What’s that? Yeah, you’re proper! It’s not simply iPhones which might be getting this replace. A raft of Apple units have obtained updates right this moment, probably the most superb of days.
The 13.Four replace was delivered to tvOS, iPadOS, and iOS units. Whereas your Apple laptop would’ve obtained macOS Catalina 10.15.4, and your Apple Watch, if you happen to’re blessed sufficient to have one, might now be rocking watchOS 6.2. You fortunate factor.
So what’s new with the iOS 13.Four replace?
Nicely, we’ve lined that in some depth right here.
Scroll down previous the rumor (which turned out to be incorrect, nevertheless it was shut sufficient, so what are you going to do? These are wild occasions) and also you’ll see a group of all of the updates you’ll obtain in your iPhone and iPad.
For the lazy individuals who can’t be arsed to click on (I really feel you), I’m going to present you some bullet factors of probably the most fascinating options. Prepared? Are you certain? Nice:
- iPad trackpad and cursor help — fairly self-explanatory, nevertheless it’s a approach of creating an iPad Professional nearer to a pc.
- Common app purchases — the iOS 13.Four replace now means you should buy a single app and, if the builders select to allow this function, it will possibly seem on all of your supported units.
- iCloud folder sharing — you’re now capable of share particular folders with individuals utilizing iCloud.
There are another options (like CarKey help), however the above three would be the ones you, the person, will discover probably the most.
And what about macOS Catalina 10.15.Four and watchOS 6.2?
Ohhh, you’re fascinated by extra than simply the iOS 13.Four replace, huh? Nicely, who can blame you!
The macOS Catalina 10.15.Four replace isn’t a very huge one, however there are some fascinating factors. For instance, there’ll be the aforementioned iCloud folder sharing help, an expanded model of Display screen Time to convey it extra consistent with the iPhone, and also you’ll be capable to see lyrics on the Apple Music app.
There are some release notes here if you happen to fancy some futher particulars.
There isn’t an enormous quantity there with the watchOS 6.2 replace, however let’s take a look anyway. The largest factor is there’s now help for in-app purchases on the Apple Watch. And, if you happen to dwell in New Zealand, Turkey, or Chile, now you can use the ECG function.
What ought to we do?
Obtain the iOS 13.Four replace, after all! Is it going to alter your life? Nicely, I’m not gonna let you know the right way to really feel, however I did take pleasure in watching that little bar transfer throughout the display screen. I’d say it’s in all probability been the spotlight of my quarantined day thus far.
Take from that what you’ll.
Printed March 25, 2020 — 09:16 UTC