Following iOS 11.4 Update, iPhone Users Are Claiming Rapid Battery Drain

Updates are usually seen as good things as they are expected to bring about improvements and new features. However sometimes they can go wrong and end up causing more trouble. Now it has been a couple of weeks since Apple released iOS 11.4 but it seems that iPhone users are claiming that the update has resulted in their iPhones draining battery rapidly.


iOS 11.4 Now Available With Messages In iCloud, AirPlay 2 Support

We have been hearing that Apple has been working on its latest update to iOS for a while now, which will bump it up from version iOS 11.3 to iOS 11.4. For those who have been following the update, you’ll be pleased to learn that you can now get your hands on the update as it is now live and available for download.


iOS 11.4 Disables Lightning Connector After 7 Days

iPhones are a popular item to steal, but over the years Apple has made it increasingly difficult for thieves to resell stolen iPhones by introducing features that lock the devices and render them worthless. Of course this doesn’t mean that iPhones are no longer stolen, and because of that Apple’s work is far from done.


Apple To Address iPhone 7, 7 Plus Microphone Issues

It seems that following the iOS 11.3 update, some iPhone 7 and 7 Plus owners are reporting issues with their microphones. According to the reports, some users are claiming that they can’ be heard during phone calls or FaceTime video calls. The good news is that Apple is aware of the problem and plan to address it.


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iOS 11.3.1 Released With Fix For Third-Party Display Repairs

Earlier this month it was reported that following the update to iOS 11.3, some iPhone users were discovering that their iPhone displays were failing to respond to touch input. It was later speculated that Apple might have been indirectly behind this where this was an attempt to discourage users from going to non-authorized third-party repair stores.


iOS 11’s ‘Do Not Disturb While Driving’ Feature Has A Positive Impact

One of the features of iOS 11 is the “Do not disturb while driving” function, where when the phone detects that you are in the car and driving, it will basically block notifications from messages and calls so as to reduce the amount of distractions. However the question is are users taking advantage of it?


iOS 11.3 Update Is Also Affecting Genuine Apple Display Replacements

The other day it was reported that due to an update to iOS 11.3, iPhone users found to have repaired their iPhone displays at third-party repair stores had their touchscreens disabled. Presumably this was due to the use of unofficial components, but as it turns out it seems that this affects genuine replacement parts as well.


T-Mobile iPhones Prioritizing Cellular over WiFi Calls After iOS 11.3

Updates to software are usually done for the better, but sometimes it results in changes that are less than ideal. This is what seems to be the case right now for T-Mobile iPhone users who are discovering that after the update to iOS 11.3, their phones are starting to prioritize cellular calls over WiFi calling.


iOS 11.3 Is Bricking iPhone 8s With Third-Party Screen Repairs

A couple of years ago some of you guys might recall an incident with the iPhone in which following an update to the phone, handsets that underwent unofficial repairs ended up getting bricked in the infamous “error 53” debacle. You would think that Apple would have learnt something from the backlash that followed, but apparently not.


Apple Releases iOS 11.3 For All Compatible Devices

The other day it was reported that iOS 11.3 was released, except that it seemed like the release was only for Apple’s latest iPad which was unveiled at the company’s recent education event. However we’re sure many other iOS users were wondering where their update was? The good news is that it’s here.


iOS 11.3 Released For Apple’s New iPad

It’s safe to say that users who aren’t a fan of Apple throttling their iPhones are probably looking forward to the iOS 11.3 update which is supposed to allow users to disable the throttling. However when exactly the update will be released is anyone’s guess, although there is a chance that it could be soon.


iOS 11.3 Will Reportedly Be Released Next Week

Apple has been working on the iOS 11.3 update which we know due to the various beta releases that have been made so far. However when the update will be released is anyone’s guess. However it seems that audio accessory maker Shure has suggested that the update could be released as early as next week.


AirPlay 2 Removed From Latest iOS 11.3 Beta

One of the features of the HomePod is its ability to daisy chain with another HomePod, resulting in a stereo set of speakers. However this functionality has yet to be included as it is basically waiting on AirPlay 2 to be ready in order for this to work. It was expected that AirPlay 2 would arrive in iOS 11.3, but it doesn’t seem to be the case anymore.


iOS 11.2.6 Released With Fix For iPhone Crashing Character Bug

Recently it was discovered that a single character from the Telugu language when sent in iOS can cause the iPhone to crash. Now some had assumed that the fix for this problem would arrive in iOS 11.3, but Apple reassured users that it would arrive much sooner, and sure enough it has.