Apple at present launched the primary main replace to its new iOS 16 cellular working system forward of schedule. Earlier this week, Apple confirmed it might roll out an replace subsequent week geared toward addressing a handful of bugs that had been plaguing customers, together with an annoying copy and paste permissions-related bug and one other that noticed the digicam shake when recording video in various third-party apps, together with TikTok, Snapchat and Instagram.
The corporate informed us and different reporters on the time the repair for these and different bugs would arrive someday subsequent week, however had not offered a precise launch date. iOS 16 customers, then, had been stunned once they discovered the iOS 16.0.2 replace arriving late on Thursday afternoon.
In response to the replace textual content, this launch addresses a difficulty with the iPhone digicam which “could vibrate and trigger blurry images when taking pictures with some third-party apps on iPhone 14 Professional and iPhone 14 Professional Max,” it learn.
Apple had not detailed what was making the digicam to shake but it surely seems to be a software program challenge solely, because it’s being fastened through an iOS replace. The issue was not widespread, nonetheless. TechCrunch iPhone 14 Professional and Professional Max house owners couldn’t replicate the problem themselves, as an illustration.
One other irritating drawback was the barrage of pop-ups asking customers if the app had permission to learn the information from the clipboard.
This permissions function had been designed to guard customers’ privateness, because the immediate would spotlight when apps had been studying the clipboard the place delicate information could possibly be saved — even when customers could not have been conscious that was taking place. TikTok, as an illustration, was discovered responsible of snooping on clipboard information, as had been dozens of different iOS apps. However in iOS 16, the immediate was showing repeatedly, which turned distracting and annoying.
This, too, is amongst at present’s fixes, the replace’s textual content notes.
Additionally being addressed with this launch is a matter the place VoiceOver wasn’t obtainable upon reboot; one other the place contact enter was unresponsive on some older mannequin units (X, XR, 11); and an issue the place the show appeared utterly black throughout the system setup.
There was a touch that Apple had moved quick to deal with this early set of bugs when beta testers discovered these points patched within the newest public beta (beta 2) launch yesterday.
The iOS 16.0.2 software program replace is rolling out now to all iOS customers. For those who don’t see it but, you may go to the Software program Replace part in Settings to verify for the replace immediately.