iOS 6: Hands-on walkthrough

iOS 6: Hands-on walkthrough

Summary: Apple unveiled iOS 6 at WWDC in June. Set for a final release in July, here's what you can expect to see in the next-generation mobile operating system.

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  • The Notification Center has been improved. It now includes better notification management and additional details for calendars. It also includes two buttons to allow users to update their Twitter status and Facebook status without having to enter the applications.

  • Clicking on the Twitter button in the Notification Center, you can quickly and easily send a tweet without fumbling around looking for the Twitter app, or needing to go into multitasking mode.

  • iOS 6 now has incoming call options to allow users to reject phone calls -- including FaceTime calls -- with a text message or iMessage. 

Topic: Operating Systems

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  • OS6

    will the 4S be an automatic update?
    patbrewer
    • Unlike te dispoable phones...

      Cough, cough, Nokia, the currently shipping iPhones will get this upgrade. That is the real difference, Aple wants to keep everyone current, while some other Mega Corps only say they want to keep everyone current. Apple sells a device, while the other Mega Corp sells license stickers. Giving "free upgrades" reduces the number of paid license stickers. Why give the customer a free upgrade when you can charge them a fee?
      Jumpin Jack Flash
  • innovativeMotor> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gf-QHgW5iwQ&feature=youtu.be

    NOW it's Real ROBOT........ http://youtu.be/Gf-QHgW5iwQ
    tvcio