Apple Released iOS 9.1 with New Emoji, New Messages Setting and Live Photos Improvement
A set of new emoji in iOS 9.1
Apple yesterday released a major update to its iOS 9 operating system, that launched publicly in September, the new iOS 9.1 came after a series of betas that oriented to developers and public beta testers for testing purposes, this iOS 9.1 test process started even before iOS 9 public release.
iOS 9.1 is the third update which preceded iOS 9.0.1 and iOS 9.0.2. All users with iOS 9 devices they can update them, the update is available over-the-air: Home screen=> Settings=> General then Software Update. Apple also released tvOS golden master (GM), which is designed to run new Apple TV generation that is launching next week.
In iOS 9.1 user interface changes are almost non-existent with exception supporting for Unicode 7 and 8 that includes a range of new emoji like the taco, burrito, cheese wedge, middle finger, unicorn head and more.
The update also includes a new Messages setting that allows users from Settings app to disable photos from contacts, iOS 9.1 has extended Apple News to include UK and Australia for the first time. New Live Photos feature also received an amendment so it senses when the iPhone is raised or lowered to refrain from recording this sort of movements.
This release includes new features, improvements, and bug fixes, including:In addition to these changes iOS 9.1 came just a few days before the announcement of the fourth-generation Apple TV and new 12.9" iPad Pro, so it includes new features and compatible files for these upcoming devices, like setting up for new Apple TV through your iOS device will require iOS 9.1.
- Live Photos now intelligently senses when you raise or lower your iPhone, so that Live Photos will automatically not record these movements
- Over 150 new emoji characters with full support for Unicode 7.0 and 8.0 emojis
As usual new updates include a number of bugs fixes, performance and security enhancements, by the way, iOS 9 Pangu jailbreak has been broken by this iOS 9.1 updates.
Image source: via Emojipedia
Apple Released iOS 9.1 with New Emoji, New Messages Setting and Live Photos Improvement Reviewed by Yahaya Lamtalssi on Thursday, October 22, 2015 Rating: