Starting with iOS 12, instead of opening the multitasking view via a gesture or double-pressing the home button, iPad users will need to swipe down from the top-right corner. Specifically, a swipe down over the battery icon will launch Control Center. We briefly touched on the new location in a roundup of .
If that sounds familiar, it should -- it's now in the same location as on an iPhone X ($1,729 at Harvey Norman). After updating to iOS 12, you will see the Control Center icon randomly appear just below the battery icon, along with the familiar iOS handle to indicate a gesture can be used in that spot.
First published July 25, 8:27 a.m. PT.
Update, Sept. 24 at 4:53 p.m. PT: Updated with new information.
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