Apple releases Public Beta 2 for iOS 10, macOS 10.12 Sierra

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Date: Wednesday, July 20th, 2016, 16:56
Category: iOS, macOS, News, Sierra, Software


If you’re hankering for the new beta of iOS 10 and macOS 10.12 Sierra, you’re in luck.

Members of Apple’s Beta Software Program can now install the iOS 10 public beta 2 over-the-air from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch by going to Settings > General > Software Update. On desktop, you can download and install the macOS Sierra beta from the Updates section in the Mac App Store.

The public betas closely follow the release of the third developer beta. For iOS 10, this public beta now lets you send files to iCloud Drive from Mail or Safari, subscribe to playlists in Apple Music, and tap on App Support in Siri’s Settings. Come the fall, it’s expected that the iOS 10 final version will bring a new personalized Discovery Mix to Apple Music. This feature is still missing in the second public beta, and there are no additional third-party apps for Messages. Read here to learn about the most exciting features offered by iOS 10.

The second macOS 10.12 public beta is expected to introduce new features and bug fixes with the final version including Siri for Mac, Auto Unlock with an Apple Watch, and Photos and Messages updates that mimic features on iOS.

If you’ve had a chance to test the new public betas and have any feedback to offer, let us know in the comments.

Via Macworld and Apple Beta Software Program

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