Should You Install the iOS 15 Public Beta?

In the 162nd episode, Donna and David help you decide whether to download the iOS 15 public beta on your iPhone once it becomes available in July. Is it worth enduring bugs in order to get your hands on exciting new features like FaceTime SharePlay and Focus? 

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Susan Misuraca is a Content & Customer Support Specialist at iPhone Life. She loves putting her 8 years of customer service to use setting customers at ease, listening to their needs, and finding effective solutions to their issues. In her free time, Susan brings that same passion for providing an exceptional customer experience to Noble House, the kava bar she runs with her husband Brian in Fairfield, Iowa. Susan is a devoted dog owner, and when she’s not working, she enjoys walking in the park with her furry companions.