November 5, 2016
v0.16.1 was released to fix some of the bugs and crashes in v0.16.0. While it wasn’t the last update to v0.16.0, it was the last one before the builds of 1.0.0 started.
Fixed spacing so there's now enough room for some longer localized text
24 issues fixed From released versions before 0.16.0
MCPE-11921 – Punching squids while not in the water still make bubble particles
MCPE-12259 – hitting the ground hard when you fly high distances and back down to the ground slowly
MCPE-12356 – Snow Golems Do Not look at target mobs.
MCPE-12688 – Witch is throwing potions in the sky
MCPE-12766 – Mobs turn black after coming outside of a dispenser
MCPE-14379 – Name Title on Minecraft Windows 10 Creative Inventory Floats over Items
MCPE-14791 – Comparators don't activate when they're getting power from detector rails
MCPE-15455 – Skeleton Horse Traps Rapid Spawning
MCPE-15704 – Power Rail not activating
MCPE-16078 – Pistons effecting players differently in LAN-joined worlds
MCPE-16091 – Spelling mistake in PistonBlockEntity
MCPE-16173 – Chat not working on Xbox live multiplayer
MCPE-16491 – Creative Inventory "Tools" tab- Broken Sword Texture
MCPE-16497 – You can put some redstone component blocks over fences and walls.
MCPE-16609 – Torch Placement Bug MCPE-16766 – Unplugging USB devices causes crash
From 0.16.0 development versions
MCPE-17114 – Mob Spawners Work in Light Level Above 12
MCPE-17352 – Durability of tools does not get affected by usage.
MCPE-17454 – Minecart with Hopper Activator Rail Bug MCPE-17480 – Shears only shear when their durability is 100%
Fixed a crash caused by some splash potions generated through slash commands
Players can now delete a world & save a resource pack if the path has UTF-8 characters
Fixed updating player inventory slots
Fixed Realm crash when placing an item frame
Fixed game crash when renaming a map
Creepers explode when attacked by snow golems now
Fixed inventory slots are now kept in the .mcworld save file (Education Edition only)
Fixed a crash when creating a new world
Fixed crashes caused by fire arrows
Fixed crash on iOS devices when the game is resumed