Apple Releases Second Developer Beta of iOS 13.3.1, iPadOS 13.3.1 Today

Apple has released the second beta version of iOS 13.3.1 and iPadOS 13.3.1 for iPhones and iPads, respectively, to registered developers. The first developer beta of iOS 13.3.1 and iPadOS 13.3.1 was released on December 17. After the holiday break, Apple seems to have entered work mode as the iPhone maker has released the second developer beta of iOS and iPadOS today. The company has also released second trial builds of macOS 10.15.3, tvOS 13.3.1, and watchOS 6.1.2 to developers, all of which can be downloaded via OTA or the…

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Cydia Substrate Update Fixes Major Resource Leak, Adds iOS 13 Support

In a rare move, Cydia creator Saurik has updated Cydia Substrate “to support iOS 13.” The update also fixes a “serious resource leak that would eventually cause Substrate to lock up and break.” The latest release of Cydia Substrate carries the version number 0.9.7100. Cydia Substrate is used for tweak injection in Unc0ver and checkra1n jailbreak, the latter being used for jailbreaking iOS 13 – iOS 13.3 running on iPhone 5s to iPhone X. If you have an iPhone or iPad running iOS 13 – iOS 13.3 that’s jailbroken, you…

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Apple 2019 Year in Review

In terms of product launches, 2019 was a relatively great year for Apple. The company focused on its pro users and managed to win them over despite not really launching anything innovative or breakthrough. Overall though, how was 2019 for Apple? Let’s talk a look at what the company did in our year-end review. Apple Makes Its Presence Felt at CES 2019 Despite Not Attending The Trade Show Apple has never taken part in the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) which takes place at Las Vegas at the beginning of every…

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New tfp0 Bug Could Lead to iOS 13.3 Jailbreak for iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone XS

Thanks to the checkm8 bootrom exploit, we saw an iOS 13 jailbreak drop pretty soon after the release of the OS. However, the exploit only worked on iPhone 5s to iPhone X and was incompatible with newer iPhones and iPads. The good news is that a new tfp0 bug has been discovered that could pave the way for an iOS 13.3 jailbreak for the iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone XS. Discovered by @08Tc3wBB and validated by security researcher @RazMashat, the tfp0 exploit has been confirmed to work on A12 and…

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Screen Time Communication Limits Riddled with Bugs, Apple Working on Fix

With the iOS 13.3 update, Apple added Communication Limits to Screen Time which allowed parents to limit how much and how many times their kids can talk to someone. If a number is not in their contact list, kids cannot talk to that person. Kids can also not add any new contact to their contact list unless their parents approve it by entering a pre-specified PIN. However, as CNBC has discovered, the Communication Limits feature is riddled with bugs and does not work properly. On an iPhone running iOS 13.3…

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iOS 13.3 vs iOS 13.2.3 Speed Test

Apple yesterday released the iOS 13.3 update for all compatible iPhones. The update primarily focused on fixing a number of bugs while also enhancing some of the existing features. iOS 13.3 is the last major point release of the OS for this year. How does this release of the OS compare to iOS 13.2.3 in terms of performance? Apple was once notorious for slowing down older iPhones with software updates. However, since the release of iOS 12, we have seen that the company has managed to maintain the same performance…

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What’s New in iOS 13.3

Apple today released the final build of iOS 13.3 to the public. The latest release of iOS 13 comes with a number of bug fixes and also enhances some existing features. iOS 13.3 is the last major release of iOS 13 for 2019. The next major point release of iOS 13 is going to come in the first quarter of 2020 which makes iOS 13.3 a pretty major release. Below is everything that’s new in iOS 13.3. What’s New in iOS 13.3 Communication Limits for Screen Time iOS 13.3 and…

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Apple Releases iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3 with Screen Time Improvements, More

Apple today released iOS 13.3 for all compatible iPhones. It also released the iPadOS 13.3 update for all compatible iPads and iPad Pro. The iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3 update bring some minor new features to the table. The update also enhances the Screen Time feature in iOS and iPadOS by adding Communications Limits. Another notable change is the ability to disable the Memoji keyboard for good. Below are the full release notes of the iOS 13.3 update from Apple: iOS 13.3 includes improvements, bug fixes and additional parental controls…

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iOS 13.3 Release Time in your Time Zone

Apple seeded the first beta of iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3 in the first week of November. Since then, the company has rolled out quite a few beta builds of the OS. The final OS 13.3 build is expected to drop today. IN case you are wondering the iOS 13.3 release time in your time zone, read this article. While not confirmed, carrier documents point to iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3 releasing today. Apple tends to release a new iOS update at around 10 AM PST/1 PM EST which is likely when…

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Carrier Document Hints at iOS 13.3 Releasing This Week

A carrier document from Vietnamese carrier Viettel points to Apple releasing the final iOS 13.3 build to the public on December 10th. The company had mentioned that iOS 13.3 will drop before the end of this year so the time sounds about right. Alongside iOS 13.3, Apple will also release iPadOS 13.3 to the public for all compatible iPad and iPad Pro models. Viettel’s carrier document relates to its eSIM service which goes live on December 13th. It recommends customers to update their iPhone to iOS 13.3 and Apple Watch…

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