“A new iOS update is now obtainable. Please update from the iOS 12 beta.” In the event you’ve been working the most recent model of Apple’s beta software program for OS 12, you’ve possible been pestered by this notification a complete lot over the past 24 hours. Dozens of instances? Doubtlessly lots of? Yesterday, it began exhibiting up each time an iOS machine was unlocked — and even should you simply pulled down the notification tray a little bit.
Fortunately, simply as we enter Labor Day weekend, Apple has shipped one other iOS 12 update to restore sanity. In the event you open up your iPhone’s settings, iOS 12 public beta 10 (developer beta 12) is now obtainable to obtain. When you do, the obnoxious, fixed alert — about an update that didn’t even exist — will go away.
| A NEW iOS UPDATE |
| IS NOW AVAILABLE. |
| PLEASE UPDATE FROM |
| THE iOS 12 BETA. |
— Mike Rundle (@flyosity) August 31, 2018
Guilherme Ramo managed to pinpoint what went unsuitable with the final iOS 12 beta. The construct thought it was about to expire, thus setting off the string of notifications and mass frustration:
It appears like this methodology in Springboard does some date/time calculations to decide if the present construct is about to expire, each time the duvet sheet will get dismissed. For some motive, the most recent builds of iOS 12 assume they’re about to expire. (@davedelong :P) pic.twitter.com/HWe7C0NnIT
— Guilherme Rambo (@_inside) August 31, 2018
This annoying hiccup apart, the iOS 12 beta (particularly as of the previous couple of builds) appears to be delivering on Apple’s guarantees of sooner, extra fluid efficiency throughout the iOS product line. In the course of the firm’s most up-to-date earnings name, CEO Tim Prepare dinner stated there are over four million folks working this 12 months’s beta software program.
However let me simply say: I’m nonetheless not a fan of the adjustments they’ve made to sending a photograph in iMessage. Simply swap it again, Apple. Please.