Today it seems there has been a bug discovered in Apples iPhone, iPads and Macs.  It appears, when you open up Safari, their web browser, and click or tap in the search bar, it just freezes/crashes and returns back to the homepage.

It was first reported to us by a client, and while trying to solve the issue for them, we came across this article on Sky news.

It relates to a bug in the Safari Suggestions, and is not clear if its a random bug or relating to a hot fix from earlier this week.

A temporary fix, is to go into your devices Settings, Select Safari and disable “Safari Suggestions”

Not all devices are affected, for example my own iPhone 6 doesn’t show this issue, but there are some that definitely do.

Once a confirmed fix is available we will update this article with the instructions on what to do.