Apple releases iOS 12.2, with Apple Information Plus, new Animoji, enhanced AirPlay options


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Apple on Monday held an occasion, the place it introduced a number of new providers. A kind of providers, Apple Information Plus, launches  alongside the discharge of iOS 12.2 and macOS 10.14.four.

Apple additionally introduced Apple Card, a bank card that lives inside Apple Pay, a brand new Apple TV app for customers to subscribe to particular person channels, and Apple TV Plus, the corporate’s subscription service for authentic programming.

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Shortly after the occasion ended, Apple launched iOS 12.1 for iOS units and the changelog reveals the replace contains extra than simply Apple Information Plus.


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Among the highlights included the flexibility to make use of Siri in your iPhone to play a video or present on an Apple TV. There are 4 new Animoji — an owl, boar, giraffe, and shark. Additionally included are enhancements to Apple Pay Money, and the flexibility to multitask whereas AirPlaying a video from an iOS system to an AirPlay system with out interrupting the audio or video stream. You possibly can learn via the safety enhancements and fixes right here.

Replace your iOS system by opening Settings > Normal > Software program Replace and following the prompts.