Da qualche istante, Apple ha reso disponibile agli sviluppatori il download di iOS 13.4 Beta 1.

iOS 13.4 beta 1

iOS 13.4 Beta 1: tante novità interessanti

Ecco le novità inserite nel changelog della nuova versione beta:

The iOS & iPadOS 13.4 SDK provides support for developing apps for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices running iOS & iPadOS 13.4. The SDK comes bundled with Xcode 11.4 available from Beta Software Downloads. For information on the compatibility requirements for Xcode 11.4, see Xcode 11.4 Beta Release Notes.


Known Issues

  • After viewing specific app settings and then returning to the main Settings page, the Settings app might quit unexpectedly. (59124369)
  • iOS 13.4 beta is available for iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max using the Configuration Profile. Installation using the Restore Image isn’t currently available for these models. (59163378)


Known Issues

  • If the Siri interface no longer appears as expected, try restarting your phone. (58685659)

Location Services

New Features

  • When an app requests Always authorization for the first time after having previously been authorized for While Using the App, the device immediately presents the location authorization prompt. (57106235)


New Features

  • New keyboard shortcuts are available in Photos on iPadOS which allow you to quickly navigate between tabs, search, and create albums. While in full screen mode you can also delete, duplicate, and enter Edit mode using a keyboard. (57195967)

Known Issues

  • Photos might not sync as expected to Apple Watch. (58345344)


Known Issues

  • The code-generated loading methods don’t load Reality Files. (58925510)

    Workaround: Use the load(contentsOf:withName:) and loadAnchor(contentsOf:withName:) methods without specifying the scene name in the URL. If you have multiple scenes in your Reality Composer project, please create individual Reality Files and Reality Composer projects for each scene and load them using these methods.


New Features

  • When using a NavigationView with multiple columns, the navigation bar now shows a control to toggle the columns. (49074511)
  • The onDrag and onDrop modifiers are now available on iOS. (49661347)

In conclusione, ecco un video dove sono mostrati le principali funzionalità interessanti di iOS 13.4 Beta 1 rispetto alla precedente versione beta:

Se volete installare gratuitamente l’aggiornamento sul dispositivo sfruttando il canale di distribuzione della beta pubblica, potete far riferimento a questa guida, scritta di proposito.

[AGGIORNAMENTO] Apple ha appena rilasciato lo stesso aggiornamento, sotto forma di beta pubblica, anche a tutti gli utenti iscritti al programma per il testing della suddetta versione beta, in uscita prossimamente per tutti gli utenti.