Tag Archive: Update

iOS 10.0.3 Update for iPhone 7 & iPhone 7 Plus Available

Apple has released iOS 10.0.3 for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users. The small update, which arrives as build 14A551, includes a bug fix to resolve potential cellular connectivity issues. The brief release notes included with the iOS 10.0.3 update states the release “fixes bugs including an issue where some users could temporarily lose … Read More

iOS 10.0.2 Update Released with Bug Fixes for iPhone & iPad

Apple has released iOS 10.0.2 (build 14A456), the small update includes multiple bug fixes for iOS 10 on any compatible iPhone or iPad. The three primary bugs addressed with iOS 10.0.2 include a fix for headphone audio controls randomly not working, a bug with Photos app and iCloud Photo Library, and a fix for an … Read More

watchOS 3 Update Released for Apple Watch

Apple has released the final version of watchOS 3 for Apple Watch users. WatchOS 3 boosts performance significantly, and also includes various new features, new watch faces, new complications, and a rethought Glance screen which is now called a Dock. Multiple new health features are included with watchOS 3, including a “breathe” app which reminds … Read More

iOS 10 Update Problem Fails, Requires iTunes to Fix Bricked iPhone & iPad

Some users are experiencing trouble installing the iOS 10 software update by way of the Over-the-Air Software Update mechanism. The problem is not subtle if encountered, the update halts and then displays a “Connect to iTunes” screen similar to recovery mode, preventing the update from going further. Essentially this means the iPhone or iPad will … Read More

7 Steps to Prepare for the iOS 10 Update on Any iPhone or iPad

The latest and greatest release of iOS 10 is here, and with the public release just around the corner it’s a good time to start preparing your iPhone and iPad hardware to install the iOS 10 update. Let’s walk through some important steps to prepare for the iOS 10 update the right way, including checking … Read More

Security Update 2016-001 for OS X El Capitan and Yosemite Available

Apple has released security updates for Mac users running OS X El Captain 10.11.6 and OS X Yosemite 10.10.5, recommending the updates for all users as they aim to improve the security of the Mac operating system. The updates are labeled as Security Update 2016-001 10.11.6 for OS X El Capitan and Security Update 2016-005 … Read More

iOS 9.3.5 Security Update Released for iPhone, iPad

Apple has released iOS 9.3.5 for all compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. The small update appears to include security fixes and is therefore recommended for all users to install. Updating to iOS 9.3.5 is easy as we’ll walk through below, and advanced users can also choose to use the IPSW firmware files to … Read More

iOS 9.3.4 Released as Important Security Update [IPSW Download Links]

Apple has released a small but important security update versioned as iOS 9.3.4 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The iOS 9.3.4 update “provides an important security update” and is recommended by Apple for all users to install on their device running a version of iOS 9. Presumably users who are running iOS 10 betas … Read More

Fix iOS Stuck on “Verifying Update”

Many users who are installing iOS updates (whether beta or final versions) encounter an issue where a spinning pop-up indicator message saying “Verifying update…” appears stuck on screen. This is a fairly common issue that is somewhat annoying because while the iOS update is verifying, the entire iPhone or iPad is unusable. Fortunately, fixing a … Read More

iOS 9.3.3 Update Available [IPSW Download Links]

Apple has released iOS 9.3.3 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The small point release update arrives as build 13G34 and includes bug fixes and security updates to the mobile operating system. Updating to iOS 9.3.3 The easiest way to get iOS 9.3.3 is through the Over the Air update mechanism built into iOS. Users … Read More