Apple has released iOS 12.2

2019-03-27 08:21 #0 by: Niklas

This is what you get:

iOS 12.2 adds the ability for Siri to play videos from your iOS device to Apple TV and includes four new Animoji. This update also includes bug fixes and improvements.


  • Ask Siri on your iPhone or iPad to play any video, programme, film, sports game or channel on Apple TV. For example, “Hey Siri, play Free Solo on my TV”


  • Four new Animoji — owl, boar, giraffe and shark — are included for iPhone X and later, iPad Pro 12.9-inch (3rd generation) and iPad Pro 11-inch


  • Dedicated TV controls in Control Centre and on the Lock screen give you quick access to TV controls

  • AirPlay multitasking for video allows you to browse other apps, as well as play other short-form audio and video files locally on your device without interrupting AirPlay

  • AirPlay destinations are now grouped by content type, making it faster for you to find what device you want to play to

Apple Pay

  • Apple Pay Cash customers can now transfer money to their bank accounts instantly using their Visa debit cards

  • Wallet app now conveniently displays Apple Pay credit and debit transactions immediately below the card

Screen Time

  • Downtime can be configured with a different schedule for each day of the week

  • A new toggle enables easily turning app limits on or off temporarily


  • Website sign-in now occurs automatically after filling credentials with Password AutoFill

  • Warnings now appear when loading unencrypted web pages

  • Removes support for the expired Do Not Track standard to prevent potential use as a fingerprinting variable; Intelligent Tracking Prevention now protects against cross-site tracking by default

  • Smart Search Field queries can now be modified by tapping the arrow icon next to search suggestions

Apple Music

  • The Browse tab shows more editorial highlights on a single page, making it easier to discover new music, playlists and more


  • Support for new AirPods (2nd generation)

This update also includes other improvements and bug fixes. This update:

  • Supports Air Quality Index in Maps for US, UK and India

  • Includes information in Settings on how much time remains on your device’s warranty period

  • Displays a “5G E” icon for iPhone 8 and later, iPad Pro 12.9-inch (3rd generation) or iPad Pro 11-inch indicating that users are in an area where AT&T’s 5G Evolution network is available

  • Improves quality of audio recordings in Messages

  • Improves stability and performance of Apple TV Remote on iOS

  • Fixes an issue that prevented some missed calls from appearing in Notification Centre

  • Addresses an issue where a badge notification could appear on Settings even though no action is needed

  • Addresses an issue in Settings > General > iPhone Storage where the storage size of some large apps, the System category and the Other category in the storage bar graph could be incorrect

  • Fixes an issue that could cause Voice Memos to automatically play back recordings after connecting to a car Bluetooth device

  • Resolves an issue that could cause Voice Memos to temporarily prevent renaming a recording

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2019-03-27 20:55 #1 by: Leia

The warnings when loading unencrypted web pages will definitely give me a deeper sense of security! 

All the best, Leia

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