MacAlert!

Up to the minute Apple and Mac news alerts

Apple releases iOS 12.1.1, macOS Mojave 10.14.2, and tvOS 12.1.1 with some FaceTime enhancements, bug fixes, and improvements to security (Zac Hall/9to5Mac)

[2018-12-05 19:25:13]

Zac Hall / 9to5Mac: Apple releases iOS 12.1.1, macOS Mojave 10.14.2, and tvOS 12.1.1 with some FaceTime enhancements, bug fixes, and improvements to security  —  Apple has released iOS 12.1.1 for iPhone and iPad today with a handful of notable improvements.  The latest software update includes improvements to FaceTime …

Apple releases iOS 12.1.1, macOS Mojave 10.14.2, and tvOS 12.1.1 with some FaceTime enhancements, bug fixes, and improvements to security (Zac Hall/9to5Mac)


Read more....



RELATED!

Apple updates its Chinese website, confirming HomePod will arrive in China and Hong Kong in early 2019 (Michael Steeber/9to5Mac)

Microsoft refreshes Outlook for iOS with a new design and other subtle changes, available today, with a dark mode coming in a future update (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Jon Callas, co-founder of Silent Circle, Blackphone, and PGP Corp, has left his senior security role at Apple to take a job at the ACLU (Joseph Menn/Reuters)

After Qualcomm and Apple fail to reach a settlement over patent royalties, judge schedules the start of the trial for April 15 in San Diego federal court (Chance Miller/9to5Mac)

A Nielsen report says US viewers spend nearly 8B hours per month streaming content via connected devices like Roku, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire TV (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

T-Mobile quietly launches T-Mobile MONEY, a mobile banking solution with an app available now for Android and iOS; T-Mobile ended a similar offering in 2016 (Kyle Bradshaw/9to5Google)

Google rebrands Project Fi to Google Fi and adds support for iPhones and the "majority" of Android devices (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Apple unveils Entrepreneur Camp to help female founders of app-driven companies with training, support, and more, hosted at Apple Park for two weeks quarterly (Shara Tibken/CNET)

During a hearing SCOTUS justices appeared open to letting Apple App Store antitrust lawsuit proceed; the plaintiffs have backing from 30 state attorneys general (Andrew Chung/Reuters)

Report says Apple has resumed production of iPhone X amid weaker than expected demands for its latest XS and XS Max models (Jon Porter/The Verge)

Sources: Apple is offering subsidies to network operators in Japan to shore up sales of iPhone XR, after an underwhelming launch of its least expensive phone (Takashi Mochizuki/Wall Street Journal)

Source: Apple quietly bought Silk Labs, a startup that makes lightweight AI software for consumer hardware, earlier this year; PitchBook: Silk Labs raised ~$4M (Aaron Tilley/The Information)

The stocks of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and Netflix have all declined 20% or more in value in recent months, pushing them into bear market territory (Kevin Kelleher/Fortune)

After a man was spotted last month wearing an Apple Maps backpack with LiDAR equipment, Apple confirms it will be collecting pedestrian data in six CA counties (Joe Rossignol/MacRumors)

Sources: Apple reduced production orders for all new iPhone models in recent weeks; iPhone XR production was slashed by up to one third of the initial 70M (Wall Street Journal)