Update: Apple Fixes Issue Causing Safari to Crash in iOS, OS X

You may have experienced some issues with Safari while using your Mac or iPhone on Wednesday morning. Many OS X and iOS users reported a bug that was causing the browser to crash when using the search bar.

Fortunately, users have reported that turning off Safari Suggestions has provided a fix for the issue. This can be done in iOS by tapping Settings > Safari and then toggling the feature off.

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In OS X, the setting is found under Safari > Preferences > Search. Browsing in private mode also does the trick, according to many users.

UPDATE: Apple appears to have fixed the issue.


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