Apple crushes bunch of iPhone bugs with iOS 15.0.2

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iOS 15 has been replaced by iOS 15.0.1.
iOS 15.0.2 is out to get rid of some iPhone problems.
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iPhone users should install the latest system software update because it fixes a collection of bugs. Monday’s release of iOS 15.0.2 takes care of images that couldn’t be deleted, problems with AirTag and iPhone Leather Wallet, and more. More significantly, it  (and a related iPadOS update) deals with a device restore/update issue with iPhone 13 and the new iPad mini.

Tablet users can install iPadOS 15.0.2, which also came out Monday.

Save up to 33% on Olpr’s real leather accessories for AirTag

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Olpr AirTag accessories
AirTag's missing piece.
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Olpr’s awesome new AirTag accessories, all beautifully made from genuine leather, just hit the Cult of Mac Store. And you can bag yours at up to 33% off the usual price for a limited time only.

Prices start at just $25, which gets you a bag charm, luggage tag, or keyring for easily and securely attaching AirTag to precious belongings.

Take AirTag for a ride and track your bike with these Laut mounts

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Laut AirTag bike mount
Attach AirTag beneath your saddle, or under your bottle holder.
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If you love your AirTag sooo much that you take it on romantic bike rides (or, more likely, you just want to track your sweet ride) check out these brilliant bike mounts from Laut. They’re well designed and wonderfully affordable.

You can either attach your tracker to your saddle for under $20, or beneath your water bottle for even less. And because Laut’s mounts are so inconspicuous, thieves won’t even know your AirTag is there.

How to get the latest AirTag firmware update

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How to get the latest AirTag firmware update
Updating AirTag firmware is easy. But it requires patience.
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There’s reportedly a firmware update out for AirTag on Thursday. You’ll probably want it, but it turns out that updating the software for Apple’s item tracker is both easy and hard. You don’t have to jump through hoops, but neither do you have much control.

Here’s what you need to do.

Last chance! Win an AirTag dog collar for worry-free adventure [Cult of Mac giveaway]

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CollarTrek dog collar
The CollarTrek is a sturdy leather dog collar with a nifty AirTag pocket, ensuring your doggy is trackable.
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If you have a dog that runs away or just doesn’t listen, this week’s giveaway is for you. The CollarTrek dog collar securely holds an AirTag in place, making sure Fido’s location is easily trackable at all times.

Keep your dog safe and sound by entering this week’s giveaway. Enter and you could win one of four CollarTrek Leather AirTag dog collars.