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 ($384 at Amazon). 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.