iCulture Today: this was Tuesday, October 4, 2022


It's not only Animal Day, but also the day that the smart home standard Matter officially launched. But it is also the day when another mountain of new betas appeared. We would have preferred to see iOS 16.0.3 as the official release, but Apple is still going ahead with the iOS 16.1 beta. That and more in this iCulture Today!

News & Opinion

  • AirPods Max and original AirPods Pro don't seem to get adaptive transparency after all
  • Beta 4 of iOS 16.1 now available for developers
  • The tenth beta of macOS Ventura is now available for download
  • tvOS 16.1 Beta 4 is now available for developers to download
  • iPadOS 16.1 beta 5 has been released for testers


  • Looking for the cheapest AirPods? Here you will find all AirPods offers.
  • We have listed the best Apple Watch offers so that you can be sure that you are not paying too much for the latest models.
  • These are the This week's best iPhone deals.
  • Here you will find the cheapest iPhones with subscription.
  • The best Sonos offers of the moment can be found here.

Tips and explanations

  • The H1 and H2 audio chips in the AirPods help you
  • How to set an email reminder in the Mail app in iOS 16< /li>

Accessories and devices

  • What is Apple Watch Nike+? All about bands, dials and the (former) special Apple Watch
  • IKEA Dirigera: smart home hub with Matter costs 60 euros


  • Email app Spark completely renewed: more focus on important emails

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