Apple launched iOS 8.3 which offers more than 300 new emoji characters, an upgraded keyboard, Wi-Fi calling feature and more.

The update revamps the emoji picker, adds new characters, more skin-tone choices for any emoji that depict people and a few new flags and updated phone, computer and watch emoji.

Different highlights presented in iOS 8.3 include an update to the iCloud Photo Library, support for Google two-factor authentication, a wider space bar, Apple Pay support for the China UnionPay network, enhanced performance and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth fixes, orientation and rotation fixes, and others fixes in Messages, Family Sharing, CarPlay, Enterprise and Accessibility.

The new update also enables iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5s and 5c owners to use EE’s recently presented WiFi Calling feature.

The update includes support for Siri in English (India, New Zealand), Danish (Denmark), Dutch (Netherlands), Portuguese (Brazil), Russian (Russia), Swedish (Sweden), Thai (Thailand) and Turkish (Turkey) languages.

Apple has also launched the last version of OS X 10.10.3, the most recent major update for OS X Yosemite, which includes a new Photos application that replaces iPhoto and Aperture, and also a modest bunch of other minor enhancements.

The update is accessible as an over-the-air update or through iTunes for any gadget running iOS 8, including the iPhone 4S, 5, 5C, 5S, 6, and 6 Plus; all iPads except the first-generation model; and the fifth-generation iPod Touch.

A full list of fixes can be seen on Apple’s support page.


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