After facing the flak over the revelation that it was purposefully slowing down iPhones to save battery life. Apple has released iOS 11.3 update that gives users more power over battery performance. The iOS 11.3 has added new features to show battery health of an iPhone or an iPad and recommended if a battery needs to be serviced.
The new update has a “Health records” feature that lets patients select from several health institutions to access medical information.
“The new a Health Records feature help patients of more than 40 health systems including Duke, NYU Langone, Stanford and Yale view their medical records from multiple institutions right from their phone”, Apple said.
“Health Records” data is encrypted and protected with a Passcode.
“A new privacy icon and detailed privacy information will appear whenever Apple asks for access to personal information to enable features, secure apple services or personalize an iOS experience.
iOS, 11.3 delivers new immersive augumented reality AR experiences, new Animoji for iPhone X users, access to personal health records in the Health app and more.
With iOS 11.3, apps can now deliver AR experiences that use vertical surfaces like walls and doors, in addition to horizontal surfaces like tables and chairs, and more accurately map to irregularly shaped surfaces like circular tables.” Apple said.
A new “Business chat” feature lets users communicate directly with businesses right within the messages app.