iPadOS 14.5 adds emoji search, new boot screen
What you need to know
- Emoji search and a landscape boot screen have been added to iPadOS 14.5.
A couple of minor tweaks to iPadOS have been spotted in the latest developer beta.
As reported by 9to5Mac:
As the report notes, the new emoji search is available simply by selecting the emoji icon on your iPadOS keyboard, where you will be presented with a new search field so that you can type in the name of the emoji you're looking for.
The other change is a new landscape boot screen:
Apple has added several major upgrades in its latest series of iOS betas, including dual-SIM 5G support, unlocking your iPhone with your Apple Watch, code for a new financial health feature as well as an Apple Card family. Apple has also included AirPlay 2 support for Fitness+. From our report:
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