Tag Archives: iPad Air

Apple pulls iOS 9.3 updates for older devices

Earlier this week, we reported that some users were experiencing issues when updating to iOS 9.3. Now, Apple has confirmed that there is an issue with iOS 9.3 on older devices and has now pulled the software update for older devices. Apple says that on iPhone 5s or earlier, or iPad Air or earlier, users may be promoted to enter the Apple ID originally…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3 beta 5 to developers

It’s been a few weeks since Apple seeded the fourth iOS 9.3 beta to developers and public beta testers, Apple today has seeded its second iOS 9.3 beta to developers. iOS 9.3 is the third major revision for iOS 9. iOS 9.3 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. We assume a public beta for the firmware will soon be available…

Apple releases modified iOS 9.2.1 build to fix ‘Error 53’

On Thursday Apple published a new version of its current iOS 9.2.1 software with a new build number. The update fixes devices that were being bricked by “error 53,” Apple has also released a support document telling customers how to resolve the issue. In case you were unaware, error 53 appeared when the Touch ID validation check failed during an iOS…

Drawing of iPad Air 3 with LED flash and four speaker design leaked

On Monday, a drawing published by French blog NowhereElse.fr indicates that the third-generation iPad Air will be borrowing the four speaker design of the iPad Pro. In addition, the iPad Air 3 may also include an LED flash to improve picture quality taken from the iPad. The blog says that it has reliable sources and has been correct on two out of…

iOS 9 How-To: iPad Multitasking

One of the best features to come with iOS 9 is iPad multitasking. Apple is finally allowing more than one app to be on screen at a time. But how do you use it? Let’s find out! First, iPad multitasking is dependent on two things: (1) Apps must be updated to support iOS 9 multitasking, so don’t expect every app to work right away (or at all; developers…

The TiP Weekly: more iPad rumors, no signs of an iPhone 6c, Apple TV service delayed, and more

This is a tough time for followers of Apple and the iPhone. We’re likely less than a month away from any new iPhone announcements. So the rumors that we’re seeing go back and forth. Will we see something? Won’t we? What else might be coming along? It’s a rough ride. But we’ll keep doing what we do best: sharing that information with you so you know…

Next iPad mini to be smaller version of iPad Air 2

In a report from Japanese website Mac Otakara, Apple is to announce an iPad mini 4 this year that takes a lot of its design cues from the iPad Air 2. While the iPad mini 2 (and the later criticized ‘update’, iPad mini 3) were fairly close to the specs of the iPad Air, the iPad mini 4 is said to be closer to the iPad Air 2 both in terms of specs as…