The HomePod 15.2 software program provides assist for the $4.99 monthly Apple Music Voice Plan, a Siri-based possibility for listening to Apple Music on HomePod and different gadgets.
Software program model 15.2 consists of assist for Apple Music Voice Plan, a brand new subscription tier designed to entry music utilizing Siri, and extends Siri voice recognition to new languages. This replace additionally consists of efficiency and stability enhancements.
As we speak’s replace provides a number of new languages to the HomePod along with introducing Apple Music Voice Plan. There’s now assist for the next languages:
– Dutch (Belgium)
– Dutch (Netherlands)
– French (Belgium)
– French (Switzerland)
– German (Switzerland)
– Italian (Switzerland)
HomePod software program is put in mechanically on the HomePod except the characteristic is disabled, however the HomePod can be manually up to date within the Residence app by following the directions in our HomePod update how to.
After releasing tvOS 15.1.1 for the Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K yesterday, Apple as we speak launched a brand new 15.1.1 software program replace designed for the HomePod.
In line with Apple’s launch notes for the replace, it addresses an issue that might trigger podcasts to fail to play on the HomePod and HomePod mini.
HomePod software program is put in mechanically on the …
Alongside the iOS 15.1 replace that was launched as we speak, Apple has launched a brand new 15.1 software program replace that is designed for the HomePod and the HomePod mini.
The HomePod replace introduces Lossless Audio and Dolby Atmos Spatial Audio to Apple’s HomePods, bringing them in step with different gadgets which have supported the options since earlier this yr. Lossless Audio is out there on each the…
Apple has eliminated all references to the unique, full-sized HomePod from its web site, months after formally discontinuing the sensible speaker that struggled to succeed in mainstream adoption.
The removing of references to the unique HomePod got here on account of model new adjustments to Apple’s web site. With the brand new adjustments, Apple now solely highlights the HomePod mini, which now is available in model new…
Apple as we speak launched a brand new 14.7 software program replace for the HomePod and the HomePod mini, which is designed to accompany the iOS 14.7 launch that’s now obtainable on the iPhone.
In line with Apple’s launch notes, as we speak’s replace permits customers to handle timers instantly from the Residence app on the iPhone and the iPad. Apple says the replace additionally consists of normal efficiency and stability enhancements.
iOS 15.2 is anticipated to be launched to all customers as early as subsequent week, and one of many software program replace’s key new options is the Apple Music Voice Plan, which is designed to let customers entry Apple Music solely by Siri.
Forward of iOS 15.2 being launched, we’re capable of present a primary have a look at the Voice Plan, courtesy of MacRumors contributor Steve Moser.
Customers will have the ability to…
Following yesterday’s launch of iOS 14.3, Apple as we speak launched new 14.Three software program for the HomePod. The replace comes a bit of over a month after the discharge of the 14.2 replace that introduced assist for brand new Siri and Intercom options.
The HomePod 14.Three is out there for the HomePod and the HomePod mini, and in accordance with Apple’s launch notes, the replace consists of normal efficiency and stability…
Apple as we speak launched a brand new beta model of the HomePod 15 software program, and it seems that the replace introduces Lossless Audio assist for the HomePod and the HomePod mini.
Again in June, Apple added higher-quality Lossless Audio and Spatial Audio assist to Apple Music, however at launch, Lossless Audio was not obtainable on the HomePod or the HomePod mini. Apple in a assist doc clarified…
Apple will lastly start eradicating the notch from the iPhone beginning in 2022 with the iPhone 14 Professional, in accordance with latest reviews.
Final week, Korean web site The Elec reported that the 6.1-inch iPhone 14 Professional and the 6.7-inch iPhone 14 Professional Max will characteristic a hole-punch show design, very similar to these seen on some high-end Android gadgets, as an alternative of the notch.
The notch, which Apple calls…
It was one other busy week for Apple rumors, with Mark Gurman and Ming-Chi Kuo spilling a variety of particulars about Apple’s Mac roadmap, the subsequent AirPods Professional, Apple’s AR/VR headset plans, and extra.
In different information, it appears like the subsequent spherical of Apple software program updates can be arriving shortly with iOS 15.2, macOS 12.1, and associated releases. The updates will convey a number of new options just like the…
Apple could possibly be trying to simplify the naming of its product lineups, most noticeably with the launch of a “MacBook” and “iMac Professional” in 2022, in accordance with latest rumors.
Apple is believed to be making ready to launch 5 new Macs in 2022, together with a brand new high-end iMac, a redesigned MacBook Air, an up to date Mac mini, entry-level MacBook Professional, and Mac Professional with Apple silicon.
Whereas a number of…
Amazon as we speak is thrashing the Black Friday worth we tracked on Apple’s AirPods Three final month, now obtainable for simply $139.99, down from $179.00. On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we tracked the AirPods Three at $149.99.
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Beginning early subsequent week, Apple Shops and Apple Approved Service Suppliers will achieve entry to a brand new AirPods Firmware Updater diagnostic instrument for updating AirPods Professional to the most recent firmware, in accordance with an inner memo obtained by MacRumors.
The instrument will enable technicians with entry to Apple Service Toolkit 2 to obtain the most recent firmware on a buyer’s AirPods Professional throughout restore…
Apple as we speak launched a brand new 4C165 firmware replace for the AirPods 2, AirPods 3, AirPods Professional, and AirPods Max. The second-generation AirPods and AirPods Max had been beforehand working firmware model 4A400. The AirPods Professional beforehand had 4A402 firmware obtainable, and AirPods Three had been working firmware model 4B66.
Apple doesn’t provide data on what’s included in refreshed firmware updates…
The high-end iPhone 14 Professional fashions launching in 2022 are anticipated to have a hole-punch show, in accordance with Korean web site The Elec. The 6.1-inch iPhone 14 Professional and a 6.7-inch iPhone 14 Professional Max are anticipated to characteristic the upgraded show, which is able to cast off the notch used within the present iPhone fashions.
The outlet-punch cutout will enable Apple to supply a bigger show space whereas nonetheless…