iOS and iPadOS 14.2 can be downloaded via the Apple Developer Center, or over the air, once the appropriate developer profile is installed.
Apple is adding new emoji 13 emoji characters on iOS and iPadOS 14.2, including tear, ninja, snooty fingers, physical heart, black cat, giant, polar bear, dodo, fly, bell peppers, tamarind, bubble tea with smiling options Are included. , With a complete list available here, plant, piñata, rider, stick, wings, hut, and more.
The iOS 14.2 update also brings a new music recognition control for the Control Center, which enhances the integration of Apple-owned Shazam apps into the iOS operating system. Music recognition allows you to play music around you and even when wearing AirPods, it can play music in apps.
The Shazam Music Recognition feature can be added to the Control Center through the Control Center options in the Settings app. To use the feature, open Control Center and then tap on the Shazam icon to initiate a single validation. Although Apple devices have been able to use Shazam via Siri or the Shazam app for some time, the Control Center option makes it easier to obtain music recognition tools.
The new update also includes a new Now Playing widget for Control Center, which lists recently played albums you want to tap and listen to when you have no music. There is also a new design for AirPlay, making it easy to play music on multiple redAirPlay-2-enabled devices at home.
For those with low vision, Apple has added a “People Detection” feature to the Magnifier app that uses the camera to tell iPhone users how far away others are, which is useful for social distancing purposes. It is possible.
For the Apple Watch app on iPhones, Apple slightly tweaked the design, updating the watch with one of the new Solo Loop Apple Watch bands.
For Apple Card users, the iOS 14.2 update adds an annual spending history option, so usersApple Cardh holders can see how much they have spent in the current calendar year and how much daily cash they have earned. Prior to iOS 14.2, Apple cards were offered to convey activity in a weekly or monthly summary.
The new iOS 14.2 beta will likely be in testing sometime as Apple works on releasing new iPhones, with new iPhones expected to debut sometime in October.