iOS Beta Shows HomePod Mics can be Disabled

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HomePod scenes with muted microphones

iOS 11.2.5 Developer Beta includes settings for disabling Siri in the streaming home speaker so its built-in microphones won’t eavesdrop on what you say.

chaiOS Bug Fix Coming Next Week

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iPhone and bug

Apple is already working on a fix for the chaiOS bug that crashes Messages when you receive a specific URL in a chat.

Apple Plans to Build Another New Campus

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Apple planning a second new campus

With the dust still settling on its new spaceship campus in Cupertino, Apple announced plans to build another facility.