Previously, the company said its software updates for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6S, iPhone SE and iPhone 7 aimed to "smooth out" peak power demands, avoid unexpected shutdowns and extend the lifespan of batteries. Another new feature is Health Records in the Health app, which is created to keep all of your medical records in one place.
The iOS 11.3 update would be coming iPhones (at least iPhone 5s) this spring. Users having iPhone 6 and later models can found this feature under Setting - Battery. The updates include a new Health Records tool, enhancement of ARKit, and four new Animoji.
Other updates arriving with iOS 11.3 include the arrival of music video streaming on Apple Music, the introduction of a "Video" group in the "For You" section of Apple News, HomeKit software authentication, and support for Advanced Mobile Location (AML) to automatically send the user's location when they are making a call to the emergency services.
The CPU Manager feature in iOS 11.3 will allow iPhone users to tweak the performance of their device as per their needs and preferences. Apple says that "in addition to horizontal surfaces like tables and chairs, ARKit can now recognise and place virtual objects on vertical surfaces like walls and doors, and can more accurately map irregularly shaped surfaces like circular tables".
Animoji are animated emoji which use the iPhone X's facial scanning technology to animate characters based on the movements of a user's face.
As of now, Apple has re-introduced "Messages in iCloud" feature in its new beta version of 11.3.
Essentially, it's a new feature in Messages that lets you talk to a service rep from a participating company via chat, letting you voice complaints, ask questions, and even buy recommended items directly from the exchange. At the moment, Apple has released a developer preview of the software for the iOS Developer Program members, and will be releasing a test build for the public sometime in the next few weeks.
This spring, Apple plans tolaunch a new update for its iOS 11.3 Beta.
Get 2 Sonos One Smart Speakers for the Price of 1 HomePod
There's no way to set HomePod to default to Spotify , or Tidal, or whatever other service you'd like to use with voice control. This will mean that Apple should be listing the cable cord as an item in the box if it is separate from the HomePod itself.
India to bat in 3rd Test against S
South Africa already hold an unassailable 2-0 series lead going into the third Test, which begins on January 24. On Monday, R Ashwin didn't bat in the nets at all while the fit-again Ravindra Jadeja had a long stint.
Apple issues Meltdown and Spectre fixes for older MacBooks
The update comes with some additional security update for the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities that Apple patched previously. If you're running a version of Apple's desktop operating system prior to El Capitan, of course, you're out of luck here.
Ursula K. Le Guin, creator of the Earthsea books, dies at 88
What Le Guin would hate most was if her legacy were reduced to quotable quotes, no matter how well they'd fit a tattoo or T-shirt. Le Guin, whose books have sold millions worldwide and won her numerous awards, died in her home of Portland , Oregon on Monday.
Two school shooting victims identified
They were assisted by the Marshall County Sheriff's Department and the McCracken County Sheriff's Department. He said she was involved in ROTC and Monday would have been her first drill with Civil Air Patrol.