iOS 9.3 bug – Safari crashing when links/permalinks are clicked
As you may have experienced or seen in the ether of online news, there is a ‘glitch’ (I think bug describes it more accurately but Apple don’t like that word) with the latest update of iOS (9.3).
What is it?
This is a known issue with iOS 9.3 – Apple have acknowledged the issue and will provide a fix in the next software update. This bug can affect any device running iOS 9.3 however some users experience it and others do not.
Here is a video showing the issue:
A temporary fix would be to use Chrome, Dolphin or Opera Mini. You can do this by downloading your preferred browser from the App Store.
Have you been affected by this bug? Let us know in the comments.
Within hours of writing this article apple have issued a software update to address this issue.
A permanent fix has now been issued in the form of iOS 9.3.1, to install this update go to the Settings app, then select general and then software update. Here you should be able to download and install the latest version of iOS.