Apple's iOS 12.1 will release on October 30th

Apple's iOS 12.1 will release on October 30th”

This year's new iPhones are Apple's first phones to come with dual-SIM support, although only the phones targeting China will actually house two SIM cards at the same time. The update will bring important features like group FaceTime, dual-SIM support for the new iPhones, over 70 emojis, and a fix for over-smooth selfies. As it now appears, the stable version of the latest software update is ready to be rolled out to iPhone users, bring two most-awaited features Apple has already showcased. Make sure to give the new features a try and spam your friends with the new emoji tomorrow once the update starts rolling out.

As it prepares for its next hardware event of 2018, Apple looks to be applying finishing touches to the next version of iOS. iOS 12.1 will bring a bunch of new upgrades to the iPhones, the biggest of which will be the dual-SIM functionality on the 2018 models.

iOS 12.1 will also bring new artist pages, a daily playlist of the top 100 songs around the world, and the ability to search by lyrics to Apple Music.

iOS 12.1 is going to be a significant update.

Messages integration: Group FaceTime is integrated into the Messages app, making it easy to start a Group FaceTime right from a group iMessage chat.

It's not actually clear when iOS 12.1 will land, but these features will definitely be in the mix.

Apple's "iPhone User Guide" for iOS 12.1 is a free download from iTunes. But the feature is not like it is on Android phones. However, Apple will still be using Dual SIM Dual Standby technology which means cellular data can only be active on of the SIMs and when one of the SIMs is on-call, a call on the other will lead to voicemail. Apple mentioned several carrier partners during the iPhone event in mid-September, but don't be surprised if your local carrier doesn't yet support it.

USA and European Union carriers have reportedly been briefed to begin deploying eSIM contracts from 30 October, at which time users will be able to download iOS 12.1.

Like this



30 October 2018
Canadian mother reunited with son abducted as toddler almost 31 years ago
Mr Mann, who has dual Canadian and Ghanaian citizenship, was found living under the name Hailee DeSouza, federal officials said. Officials say they notified Mann-Lewis that her son had been identified and located, and the two have since been reunited.

30 October 2018
Red Dead Redemption 2 achieves single biggest opening weekend within entertainment's History
It previously took Grand Theft Auto V well over a year to arrive to PC, after initially only coming to Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.

30 October 2018
Will Winx retire? Chris Waller all but confirms the mighty mare's future
Winx is a seven-year-old now and seemingly defying time, racing at an age most mares have been retired to the breeding barn. TRAINER Chris Waller and owner Peter Tighe have left the door ajar for Winx to race on next year.

30 October 2018
Atlantic Hurricane Oscar moving westward: NHC
The Bermuda Weather Service said the storm was moving west at about 19.5 mph with winds of more than 64 mph and gusts of 79 mph. Oscar is expected to become a powerful extratropical low over the north-central Atlantic by late Wednesday.

30 October 2018
‘Kedarnath’ teaser: Sushant Singh Rajput and Sara Ali Khan battle nature’s wrath
The makers have now dropped a teaser of the film showing us a glimpse of what their pilgrim love story is going to be all about. The religious aspect of the film is also evident with Shiva idols and other symbols.

30 October 2018
Tesla Faces Probe Over Whether It Misstated Production Figures
Tesla CEO Elon Musk took veiled shots at the Securities and Exchange Commission and federal prosecutors in a tweetstorm on Friday. According to the media outlet, Tesla representatives stated that they would cooperate with the authorities on the matter.

30 October 2018
Toxic air killed over 1 lakh children in India in 2016
In 2015, concentrations of PM2.5 were slightly lower than the previous year, while the levels of NO2 and O3 were higher. A WHO assessment released earlier this year found that 14 out of the 20 most polluted cities in the world are in India.

29 October 2018
Microsoft, Amazon stand by military work, despite employee backlash
Department of Defense because the company believes its home country should have a strong military with the best technology. Nevertheless, Smith says Microsoft has chose to extend its more than 40-year relationship with the U.S.

29 October 2018
Steven Gerrard Throws Players Under The Bus After Semi-Final Defeat
It's not going to be easy but we're 90 minutes away from doing it". Having said that, some of Rangers' build-up play...

29 October 2018
Bowser heightens police presence at DC synagogues after Pittsburgh shooting
A gunman opened fire inside a busy synagogue during a service Saturday in Pittsburgh , killing 11 people and injuring six others. Police said a suspect was in custody after a shooting caused "multiple casualties" at a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday.