• IOS 16.3 fixes pesky CarPlay bug that broke Find My support in Siri

    13 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    IOS 16.3 was released to everyone on Monday, with headlining features including Security Key support for Apple IDs and support for the second-generation HomePod. The update also included a handful of bug fixes and improvements, including a fix for a pesky CarPlay bug.
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  • Advanced Data Protection has created a problem for HomePods, here's how to fix it

    Advanced Data Protection has created a problem for HomePods, here's how to fix it

    13 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    In December, Apple launched a big expansion of its end-to-end encryption for iCloud in the US with the feature rolling out worldwide with iOS 16.3. As it turns out, Apple has shared there's a HomePod bug where they can't be set up or updated if Advanced Data Protection has been enabled and the smart speaker isn't running at least HomePod software 16.2. Fortunately, there are two ways to fix it, here's how.
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  • IOS 16.3 change review: Hardware security keys, HomePod feature updates, and more  

    IOS 16.3 change review: Hardware security keys, HomePod feature updates, and more  

    13 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Earlier this week Apple officially released iOS 16.3 updates for iOS, iPadOS, and HomePod. The update brings several noteworthy changes and enhancements to these devices, headlined by support for hardware security keys for Apple IDs and the global rollout of Advanced Data Protection.
    iOS 16.3 also paves the way for the new second-generation HomePod, which is scheduled to be released on February 3. But even if you don't plan on dropping $299 for Apple's newest smart speaker, you'll be pleased to learn that iOS 16.3 includes enhancements for the first-generation HomePod and the HomePod mini...
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