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Auto-updating apps, or manually if you prefer
Apps are auto-updating in iOS 7, allowing users to always use the latest and greatest. It works over Wi-Fi, if you specify it to, so it doesn't churn up your data bill. But for those who like control, apps can be manually updated as and when users choose.
Location-aware app finder
A new feature allows you to switch on your GPS and determine the best apps for that location. If you're in Central Park in New York, you might well find park-related apps. Meanwhile, if you're in London, it might suggest a private car app, such as Uber. It helps you find new things at the places you find yourself.
Popular Near Me in action
For instance, at ZDNet HQ in New York, we find three major apps that many have heard of: Uber, the private car app that allows you to bop around the city with your own driver; BestParking, for those who need to find a parking space in the city — a notoriously difficult thing to do; and Airbnb, for those who need on-the-fly accommodation.