iOS 10 Beta 4 Latest News: New Apple OS Brings All-New News, Music Experiences; Here's How To Install Public Beta

By , UniversityHerald Reporter

Apple iOS 10 beta 4 has been released for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. The newest Apple operating system will bring an all-new look to Apple News and Music on top of new sets of features. iOS 10 should be ready by fall.

For Apple iPad and iPhone users who have tried iOS 10 beta, go to your device's Software Update section and look for the Over-the-Air update. For registered developers, who have just decided to try iOS 10 beta 4, go to the Developer's page and install its beta profile, BGR reported.

For non-developers, on the other hand, the company is testing iOS 10 via a beta program made public. This often receives updates days after the release of Developer's version.

iOS 10 brings changes and series of new features including News and Music apps, redesigned Lock screen, and HomeKit's first Home app. Also, there will be improved Home screen experience for iMessage and widgets.

The iOS 10 Beta 3 update was made available as an OTA iOS 10 Beta 3 download for users who installed the beta configuration profile, or the first two betas released. The  iOS 10 Beta 3 update enumerated a number of features including the new Touch ID accessibility options, new haptic feedback as the iPhone locks, better keyboard sound, new Siri option, audio playback fix and new quick actions and health options, Hot Apple News reported.

The iOS 10 Beta 3 Touch ID featured a new accessibility option that lets users open an iPhone with just a finger on the iOS 10 Beta 3 3D Touch button, the same way that Touch ID worked in iOS 9. The setting was initially added in beta two, however, it didn't function properly, The Truth Is In Here reported.

The iOS 10 Beta 3 reintroduced the muted popping-style keyboard sound, which was initially introduced in beta one, but was then removed in beta two. The iOS 10 Beta 3 update also presented a new haptic sound when pressing the power button, Hot Apple News reported.

The Siri feature of the iPhone was also updated in the iOS 10 Beta 3 by adding a new App Support section that will display information as to which apps will work with Siri and access the user's data. Another addition from the iOS 10 Beta 3 update is the The new iOS 10 Beta 3 update also improved the share option from the quick actions. The 3D Touch on the app icon will now bring up the share option that includes the name of the app.

iOS 10 Beta 3 update also fixed the audio playback pauses due to the haptic feedback, which will let the internal speaker play audio and will no longer cause a quick pause even when the phone locks.

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