Apple today released iOS 15.5 and iPadOS 15.5. The updates are available for iPhone 6s and later, all iPad Pro models, iPad Air 2 and later, iPad fifth generation and later, iPad mini 4 and later, and iPod touch seventh generation.
In iPadOS 15.5, the beta label has been removed from Universal Control, making the feature official and bug-free. With Universal Controls, you can use just one mouse, trackpad, and keyboard across multiple devices, such as iPads and Macs.
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Perhaps the most interesting change in iOS 15.5 is that it includes “External Link Account Entitlement” for reader apps. These are apps that deliver digital content in formats such as magazines, newspapers, books, audio, music, and video. After the update, developers offering reader apps on the App Store will have the option to link subscribers to a third-party website to create an account outside of Apple’s in-app payment system.
The iOS 15.5 update adds buttons to the Apple Cash card making it easier to request and send cash
With the update, the Photos app gets a new “Sensitive Locations” list. Photos taken in an area considered “sensitive” will not appear in memories. The list includes “several concentration camps and Holocaust memorials.