IOS 15.2 software update is now available
Apple released iOS 15.2 software update for iPhone, the update brings a range of new features to the iPhone, it also includes various bug fixes and performance improvements.
The new iOS 15.2 update includes the new Apple Music Voice plan which lets you listen to Apple Music with voice control and Siri, this is the cheapest plan on Apple Music.
There are also some privacy changes with the Apple privacy report which lets you see which apps access your information and how often etc.
Here are the full release notes:
iOS 15.2 adds Apple Music Voice Plan, a new level of subscription that allows access to music using Siri. This update also includes the app’s privacy report, new child and parent safety features in Messages, and other features and bug fixes for your iPhone.
Apple Music voice plan
- Apple Music Voice Plan is a new level of subscription that gives you access to all songs, playlists and stations in Apple Music using Siri
- Just Ask Siri suggests music based on your listening history and what you like or dislike
- Play it Again gives you access to a list of your recently played music
- The app privacy report in settings lets you see how often apps accessed your location, photos, camera, microphone, contacts, and more in the past seven days, along with their activity network
- Communication security setting gives parents the option to enable warnings for children when they receive or send photos containing nudity
- Safety warnings contain useful resources for children when they receive photos that contain nudity
Siri and search
- Extensive tips in Siri, Spotlight, and Safari Search to help kids and parents stay safe online and get help in dangerous situations
- Digital Legacy allows you to designate people as Legacy Contacts so that they can access your iCloud account and your personal information in the event of death.
- The macro photo control to switch to the ultra wide lens for capturing macro photos and videos can be enabled in the settings on iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max
- Store tab lets you browse, buy and rent movies and TV shows all in one place
- Improved city map in Apple Maps with road details like turning lanes, medians, bike lanes and crosswalks for supported cities
This version also includes the following improvements for your iPhone:
- Hide My Email is available in the Mail app for iCloud + subscribers to create unique and random email addresses
- Find My can locate iPhone for up to five hours when it’s on power reserve
- Stocks allows you to view a ticker currency and see year-to-date performance when viewing charts
- Reminders and Notes now allow you to delete or rename tags
This version also includes bug fixes for your iPhone:
- Siri may not respond when VoiceOver is running and iPhone is locked
- ProRAW photos may appear overexposed when viewed in third-party photo editing applications
- HomeKit scenes that include a garage door may not play from CarPlay when your iPhone is locked
- CarPlay may not update current playback information for some apps
- Video streaming apps may not load content on iPhone 13 models
- Calendar events might appear on the wrong day for Microsoft Exchange users
The new iOS 15.2 software update is now available for download, you can install it from your iPhone’s Settings menu.
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