Apple has released iOS 15.5 as its latest software release for iPhone users – a few weeks before the launch of WWDC 2022 where iOS 16 is expected to make its debut. The iOS 15.5 update brings new experiences to Apple Wallet and Podcasts. It also carries a list of security fixes and can help Cupertino deal with regulatory pressures on in-app purchases. In addition to iOS 15.5, Apple has introduced the iPadOS 15.5 for eligible iPad users. Tech giant MacOS Monterey has released 12.4 which helps to fix poor webcam quality of studio display monitors.
What’s new in iOS 15.5?
Official Changelog Shows that iOS 15.5 comes with an updated Apple Wallet app that allows Apple Cash Card users to quickly send and request money. The update brings Apple podcasts with a new setting that helps limit the number of episodes saved on your iPhone and automatically delete the old ones. In addition, the new iOS release addresses the issue that was triggered by the failure of people to arrive or leave home automation. The latest iOS update also fixes an issue that in some cases caused the iPhone SE (2022) to shut down unexpectedly.
In addition to these minor changes, the iOS 15.5 release has many security fixes that you can do Read the details From Apple’s support page.
The iOS update also extends Apple’s Communications Safety to Messages, which was originally introduced in the United States to restrict the viewing or sharing of nude photos of children. It has expanded to Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Apple has mentioned additions to the iOS 15.5 release notes available to its users in these supported countries, e.g. Report By Apple Post.
Using communication protection, parents and guardians can restrict their children’s access to nude content that may appear in the messaging app.
“If Messages detects that a child has received or attempted to send such a photo, the messages blur the photo before viewing it on your child’s device and provide guidance and age-appropriate resources to help them make a safer choice, including contacting someone they trust.” If they choose, “Apple Says When explaining features on a support page.
The feature can be enabled via the screen time settings.
In addition to Communication Safety, the beta version of iOS 15.5 has been seen to carry references to enable support for apps including “External Shopping”. This may ultimately allow developers to redirect users to make purchases for subscriptions using third-party purchasing systems.
Apple has faced regulatory pressure to reduce Apple’s dominance and allow developers to take subscriptions and allow the company to enable in-app purchases without paying 30 percent commission.
While many of these are still in process and not yet available to users as well as developers, the latest iOS release seems to have some basis for enabling new purchasing processes.
What’s new in iPadOS 15.5?
Like iOS 15.5, iPadOS 15.5 Carries The new Apple Podcast app that includes settings to limit the number of episodes stored on your iPad and to automatically delete existing ones. There are also some known vulnerabilities patching security fixes.
MacOS Monterey 12.4 has new keys
There are apples Introduced Support for Studio Display Firmware Update 15.5 via MacOS Monterey 12.4. The firmware update is said to help refine camera tuning, including improved noise reduction, contrast and framing on the Studio Display Monitor.
In the release of macOS Monterey 12.4, the Apple Podcasts app includes settings to limit episodes stored on your Mac and to automatically delete old ones. In addition, there are security fixes that Apple has Details On a dedicated support page.
Apple significantly unveiled its new software version just weeks before its WWDC 2022, where iOS 16 and other new operating systems are expected to appear. This year’s annual developer conference is on June 7.
How to download iOS 15.5, iPadOS 15.5
You can go and download iOS 15.5 or iPadOS 15.5 to your device Settings > General > Software updates. Updates are available for all devices running the latest iOS 15 or iPadOS 15 releases.
How to download macOS Monterey 12.4
The macOS Monterey 12.4 update is available for all eligible MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac mini, and Mac Pro. You can manually go and check for updates System Preferences > Software updates After clicking on the Apple menu icon from the top-left corner of your computer screen. You can also get updates by visiting alternatives This is about Mac Settings from the Apple menu.