Users are delighted that new software updates will begin on Wednesday after Apple CEO Tim Cook experienced iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 on their devices on Tuesday after their virtual “time flies” incident. However, it was not surprising that the app is pleasing to developers as they had only one day to give the finishing touch to iOS 14 and iPadOS 14-ready builders and submit them to Apple for approval. Many developers complained about the short notice on social media. Some of them have also warned that their app may result in some glitches on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 or may not work after installing the latest update.
List of app developers who are not able to build their app iOS 14 Include key players like Nintendo, Which has taken to Twitter to warn gamers that its social simulation game Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp will not launch after an update to iOS 14.
“We plan to fix the issue in an update within this month. Until we fix the issue, we do not recommend you update your device to iOS 14, “Pocket Camp Team Tweeted Through his official account.
Many developers have also highlighted the fact that they had to work very hard to prepare their app for the latest updates.
“Legit probablly did nothing of that ‘sleeping’ stuff tonight [sic], ” Tweeted Christian Selig, former Apple employee and developer of a custom Reddit An app named Apollo for Reddit. App Received your last minute update Wednesday that included support for customizable home screen widgets that are among the key features of iOS 14.
However, many developers were not able to act like Selig for different reasons and eventually were Not able to provide support For major iOS 14 features on its launch day. Some of them also showed their frustration on Twitter.
I would like to thank @Apple To give developers less than 24 hours notice upon the release of iOS 14. Zero time to submit our apps that support iOS 14 features. 4
– Aaron (@AaronTunney) September 15, 2020
Hot Tech: Apple releases iOS 14 on one day’s notice to ensure that the “elevated heart rate” feature works well for all developer watches. #AppleEvent
– shai mishli @ li (@ freak4pc) September 15, 2020
The reason Apple may surprise iOS 14 yesterday may be because nothing else featured in Keynote has immediate shipping, and they wanted something that people could now get their hands on. But not giving head to the developers (or even GM) is still a terrible move
– John Sundrell (@johnsundell) September 15, 2020
Apple Usually a major software update for a public release lets the app developers a few days before the launch. This takes them some time to optimize their app for the new operating system and submit it to the App Store for review. for example, iOS 13 And iPadOS release dates were Announced On September 11 last year. That’s when the company began receiving app submissions from third-party developers, although the iOS update was launched to the public on 19 September and the first iPadOS update was released on 30 September.
This does not mean that there were no beta updates ahead of the public release. However, the “Golden Master (GM) version Ios And ipados Along with this Xcode Developer tools were provided hours before the start of the update for end users.
“We’ve had iOS 14 Betas for months of varying quality and consistency – it’s only with GM, which we got yesterday at 7pm – that we can actually finish the app and submit it to the store , And can find out if problematic bugs have been fixed, “” developer Steve Troton-Smith Noted In your tweet
There are some developers including Rhys Morgan Views That Apple prioritized the process of reviewing app submissions based on the latest Software Developer Kit (SDK) due to short notice. However, this was not the case for all developers as many of them still did not receive approval for their updates designed for iOS 14 and iPadOS 14.
Apple did not comment on the difficulties being presented by Apple developers, much to the surprise of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. However, the development is likely to widen the gap between Apple and third-party developers. The company has already been criticized The deduction it takes for in-app and in-app purchases And new privacy rules This is believed to affect advertising revenue. Of developers. However, it Delay announced For the privacy rules originally set to come with the first public releases of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14.
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