221 – Long Press a Photo Subject in iOS 16 – With Guest Andrew Orr and Jeff Gamet

The latest In Touch With iOS with Dave he is joined by guest Andrew Orr, Jeff Gamet, and Warren Sklar. iOS 16 is here! We discussed a few new features including the long press a subject in photos and removing a background. The Weather App with all the Dark Sky features, editing iMessages, and more. There is eSIM in the USA only on the iPhone 14. We review what Apple is saying and will it be an issue when traveling outside the US. A must install security update iOS 15.7 if you didn’t upgrade yet. Plus much more.

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Apple’s iPhone subscription may still arrive in 2022 Andrew’s Article Compared: iPhone Upgrade Program vs. carrier installment plans

Apple Promotes Benefits of Using iPhone 14 With eSIM While Traveling Abroad Apple Support article Find wireless carriers and worldwide service providers that offer eSIM service

What to Expect From an Apple Event in October: iPad Pro, M2 Macs, and More

Apple Now Provides Release Notes for AirPods Firmware Updates


Very Important: Apple Releases iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7 With Security Updates need to update on older devices that support Install iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7 to protect yourself from dangerous exploits

Beta this week. iOS16 is released to the public this week. But then iOS 16.1 was released 2 days later. Apple Releases First Beta of iOS 16.1 to Developers Everything New in the iOS 16.1 Beta: Matter, Clean Energy Charging, Wallet App Changes, Live Activities API and More iPhone 14 will already be updated to 16.0.1

Apple Seeds First Beta of watchOS 9.1 to Developers

Apple Seeds First Beta of tvOS 16.1 to Developers

iPadOS16.1 beta is still rolling on with the October release. This week Apple Seeds Second Beta of Delayed iPadOS 16.1 Update to Developers

Should you upgrade? 15.7 was released, maybe you should wait? Right now iOS 16 is an optional update.

Seems the iOS 16 adoption rate is faster than iOS 15. iOS 16 Adoption Outpaces iOS 15 Adoption in First Two Days

Other new releases

Apple Releases tvOS 16 With Expanded Game Controller Support, Cross-Device Connectivity, User Switching Improvements and More

Apple Releases New HomePod 16 Software

Apple Releases watchOS 9 With Medication Tracking, New Watch Faces, Sleep Updates, and More

What is arriving for each of us this week? iPhone and Apple Watch. 

iOS 16 is here! Here are just some of the top new features including:

Apple Watch Mirroring on your iPhone. We discuss its need and accessibility. 

Control Apple Watch with your iPhone

Well we knew this was going to happen. Apple-Acquired Weather App Dark Sky Reminding Users That iOS App Shutting Down on January 1 The Weather app has added most of the features in Dark Sky. 

Everything New in the iOS 16 Weather App

Added options for Screenshots sharing save to quick note and copy and delete.

Photos and Camera

Everything New in the iOS 16 Photos and Camera Apps

Messages App

iOS 16 Messages Guide: Undo Send, Edit, and Other New Features

Our Host

Dave Ginsburg is an IT professional supporting Mac, iOS and Windows users and shares his wealth of knowledge of iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV and related technologies. Visit the YouTube channel follow him on Twitter @daveg65.and the show @intouchwithios

About our Guest

Andrew Orr  is a writer for and a amateur photographer. He loves Apple products and enjoys writing and sharing all things tech. When he’s not writing about Apple, you can often find him snapping photos with his iPhone. You can find him on Twitter @andrewonot.

Our Regular Contributors

Jeff Gamet is a podcaster, technology blogger, artist, and author. Previously, he was The Mac Observer’s managing editor, and Smile’s TextExpander Evangelist. You can find him on Twitter and Instagram as @jgamet and YouTube

Warren Sklar @Wsklar is an IT Consultant and moderator of the Mac To The Future FaceBook Group with over 4000 members talking about all things Apple. 

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