Apple releases bugfixes for iOS, watchOS and macOS

Apple releases bug fix releases for iOS/iPadOS 15, watchOS 8, and macOS Monterey. No new features or significant changes are report for this release.

Updates include security content.

watchOS 8.7.1 is available only for Apple Watch Series 3

watchOS 8.7.1 fixes reboot issues with Apple Watch Series 3 model only.


Apple platform updates are back!

Apple platform updates are back at! Just in time for WWDC22!

Apple hosts its annual developers conference in online format this year. However, some developers will attend special event in Apple Park on June 6. And... we've got you covered. Our team will take a look on first Apple offline event after COVID.

There will be live coverage on Telegram channel AppleDevNews followed by summary here.

All those watching from home should navigate to Apple's website for online stream. Keynote starts on June 6 at 10:00 PT.

Platforms State of the Union will be streamed also on June 6 at 13:00 PT.

Apple Developer: WWDC22

Apple Events: WWDC22

Google is going to hide outdated apps from new users on the Play Store

Google will begin to hide outdated apps on the Play Store this year in the name of security. Users will still have access to the apps if they have used them previously. Here is the main explanation from Google

Starting on November 1, 2022, existing apps that don’t target an API level within two years of the latest major Android release version will not be available for discovery or installation for new users with devices running Android OS versions higher than apps’ target API level.


Android 12L rolling out to Google Pixel phones

Android 12L is a special drop that makes Android 12 even better on tablets and foldable devices and it is now available on Pixels phones

Google has confirmed that the March update of smartphones from the Pixel line is based on the Android 12L code. The problem, however, is that these devices are neither foldable nor tablets, so main features are not available on them.


Apple releases security and bug fix releases for iOS, iPadOS, macOS and watchOS

Apple releases iOS/iPadOS 15.3.1, watchOS 8.4.2 and macOS 12.2.1.

Release notes indicate security fix in WebKit and also bug fixes. macOS update fixes issues with Bluetooth-related battery drain.

iOS and iPadOS resolves issues with Braille screen readers.

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