Apple Makes WatchOS 5.1.1 Available with Bug Fix
Apple today released watchOS 5.1.1, an update to watchOS 5.1 correcting a problem that bricked some Apple Watches. Apple pulled the update last week to sweep up the bug. Apple didn't indicate how many devices were impacted, but not all users experienced the problem. WatchOS 5.1 adds new emoji, Group FaceTime audio, and new watch faces.
Jun 28, 2017
OnePlus has sent another build of OxygenOS to the OnePlus 5. Version 4.5.3 takes aim at correcting several bugs, such as those impacting screenshot behavior, WiFi, and Google Translate.
Sep 19, 2017
Apple today made watchOS 4.0 available to the Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2 wearables. The platform prioritizes the heart rate monitor.
Sep 17, 2018
Apple today made watchOS 5 available to the Apple Watch with a wide range of new features. The wearable platform includes new social powers, allowing people to challenge one another to various workouts or closing rings.
Oct 31, 2018
Apple has pulled the watchOS 5.1 update after reports of bricked devices surfaced. The system upgrade for Apple's smartwatch was initially released alongside iOS 12.1 on Tuesday.
Dec 14, 2016
Apple has ceased pushing the watchOS 3.1.1 update to users after reports surfaced of the software rendering some Apple Watch Series 2 devices unusable. "A very small number of Apple Watch customers experienced an issue while installing watchOS 3.1.1, so as a precaution we've pulled back the software update," explained Apple.