iOS 14.3 Public Beta 2 is now available for all Apple Beta Program participants and brings with it a few new surprises, including one that’s going to be quite welcome for all you home screen modders.
The first thing that just about anyone under the age of 20 did when they installed iOS 14 was start customizing their home screens via Shortcuts. The problem? Customized app icons launch the Shortcuts app before it takes you to the app. Not an ideal setup.
That behavior changes in iOS 14.3 Public Beta 2. Now, when you click a customized icon, you’re taken right to the app and the Shortcuts app announces itself via a banner at the top of the screen. It’s a much more elegant process and one that dedicated customizers will welcome.
Other tidbits (culled from the initial beta release) include: