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iOS is Apple's operating system for the iPhone and iPad. It's also the basis for tvOS for the Apple TV and watchOS for the Apple Watch. It's even beginning to infiltrate the Mac in some ways. Apple has worked hard to keep iOS private and secure, and it has a huge ecosystem of apps via its official App Store. Some have argued that it is too locked down, but the trade-off is that it's fast and stable for most users.

Apple says it will fix issue with ‘unlock with Apple Watch’ feature on iPhone 13

iOS 15 builds in better customer support for in-app purchases

iOS 15.1’s first beta suggests we could see SharePlay soon

How to get iOS 15 right now

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The Verge Guide to the iPhone

Everything you need to know about iOS and the iPhone

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iOS 15 is here, but we’re still waiting on a few new features

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iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 review: foundational fixes

Apple’s latest updates lay good groundwork, but don’t add many big new features

Wipeout gets ‘reimagined’ as a mobile game where you manage instead of drive

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How to install the iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 public betas

Apple is releasing iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 on September 20th

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How to use iOS 15’s Focus modes to quickly customize your iPhone’s homescreen

Epic tests Apple with new request: let us relaunch Fortnite in Korea

You can now migrate your WhatsApp chats from an iPhone to a new Samsung phone

Apple’s $100 million settlement agreement “clarifies” App Store rules for developers, but doesn’t change much

Developers can email you about payment options that bypass Apple’s cut, which they could already do

YouTube Premium subscribers can now turn on picture-in-picture on iPhone — here’s how

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The best smartphone you can buy for under $500

You can get a great smartphone at this price, whether you want an iPhone, a big screen, or a great camera

How to turn off unwanted ‘memories’ in Apple Photos, Google Photos, and Facebook

Pokémon Unite is coming to iOS and Android on September 22nd

Latest iOS 15 beta fixes the Safari address bar and lets you move it back to the top

Windows users can now manage their iCloud Passwords

After Apple rejections, FlickType gives up on popular iPhone keyboard for the blind

Local and anonymous social media app Yik Yak is back

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Apple’s controversial plan to try to curb child sexual abuse imagery

Spotify says it plans to add AirPlay 2 to its iOS app — eventually

Apple VP acknowledges concerns about new scanning feature in internal memo

IMDb TV app finally arrives on iOS and Android

iOS 15 may give the iPhone’s camera an upgrade: fewer green flares

Mastodon now has an official iPhone app

GarageBand can now help you remix tracks from Lady Gaga and Dua Lipa

Apple’s controversial Safari redesign is now optional in the latest iPadOS 15 beta

Apple releases iOS 14.7.1 to fix Apple Watch unlocking and a zero-day exploit

iDOS 2 emulator gets App Store takedown notice