iOS 12.1.1, macOS Mojave 10.14.2 Updates Add Support for Real-Time Texts and More

Apple has actually launched the most recent software updates across its series of items. This consists of iOS 12.1.1 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch; macOS Mojave 10.14.2, and HomePod software application 12.1.1. iOS 12.1.1 brings new functions including real-time text (RTT) on Wi-Fi calling, Live Photo during FaceTime, and expanded dual-SIM support. macOS Mojave includes RTT support and more. Last but not least, HomePod adds assistance for Mainland China and Hong Kong as Apple is preparing for launch in the 2 Asian regions. Shortcuts app has also been upgraded to variation 2.1.2 with a number of bug fixes. Notably, watchOS 5.1.2 for the Apple Watch has not been released yet.

Starting off with iOS 12.1.1, iPhone XR 70,198 gets alert preview using haptic touch, while all 3 iPhone 2018 models get expanded double SIM (eSIM) for additional providers, including AT&T in the US. Other than that, it brings additions such as one-tap shortcut to flip video cameras during FaceTime calls, Live Photo capture during one-to-one FaceTime calls, an option to conceal the sidebar in News on iPad and iPod touch, and stability improvements for dictation and VoiceOver.

It likewise brings various bug repairs for Face ID, visual voicemail, Messages, Voice Memos, Clock, and HomePod. The update likewise adds assistance for real time text during Wi-Fi calling just on the iPad and iPod touch.

Next, macOS Mojave 10.14.2 brings RTT support to Mac models released in 2012 or later. Apart from that, version 10.14.2 adds a menu product to News for opening a story in Safari web browser, and fixes a problem that might prevent iTunes from playing media to third-party AirPlay speakers.

Real-time text are transmitted immediately while they are being typed. The recipient can right away read the sender’s text as it is written, without waiting.

Apple has shared guidelines on how to make it possible for RTT on iOS as well as Mac OS.

HomePod 12.1.1 update brings assistance in Mainland China and Hong Kong for the HomePod smart speaker. It likewise makes it possible for the HomePod’s LEDs to brighten throughout Group FaceTime calls.

Released with iOS 12, the Shortcuts app has likewise been updated to the latest version 2.1.2. The upgrade brings a brand-new “Post to Tumblr” button, enhancements to iCloud sync, localisation improvements, and a lot more bug repairs. The Get Time Between Dates action can now count the number of months in between two dates.

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