The annoying bug, that lets pranksters crash your device by texting you a malicious link, appears to have been addressed in yesterday’s iOS 11.2.5 beta 6 release. If you don’t have the beta installed on your device, here’s what you can do to protect yourself from this “text bomb”.
iPhone X lets you create Animoji. You can record and send them to a friend in Messages, save them as video clips in your Camera roll or share your Animoji on social media like Twitter and Facebook, here’s how.
You can use YouTube’s iMessage app (with some caveats) for those times when you don’t want to leave Messages, paste a video URL manually into your chat or take advantage of the good ol’ Share menu method for guaranteed playback and inline previews.
Apple’s new person-to-person mobile payments service won’t be available in time for iOS 11 launch tomorrow. Instead, this new feature based on Apple Pay will be coming later this fall via an update to iOS 11 and watchOS 4.