iOS 8: Everything We Know

 

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iOS 8: Apple’s Next Major Mobile Operating System

Apple unveiled iOS 8, the major mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch at the WWDC 2014 Keynote on June 2nd.

It includes a number of new features and improvements such as Interactive Notifications, QuickType, third-party keyboard support, Messages and Siri improvements, and lots more.

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iOS 8 Preview: Photos, Camera and Image Editing

iOS 8 Preview: Photos, Camera and Image Editing

iOS 8 adds a number of features to the Photos and Camera app, including better photo management and organisation, editing, an all-new search feature, improved iCloud backups and much more. Read on to find out more about these features.

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iOS 8 Beta Compatible Apps

iOS 8 Beta Compatible Apps

If you’re planning on installing iOS 8 beta on your iPhone or iPad, it’s important that all the apps you depend on work fine and don’t crash or stop functioning. So before you install iOS 8, have a look at this list of apps that are compatible with iOS 8 beta 4, the latest beta seed from Apple.

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iOS 8′s transition to Photos will also mean the removal of Journals, Slideshows and Books

iOS 8′s transition to Photos will also mean the removal of Journals, Slideshows and Books

With the upcoming release of iOS 8, there are quite a few changes in store for the end user, especially when it comes to features. For the company’s longstanding iPhoto application, the time has come to send it out to pasture, but it looks like it won’t be the only app heading that way.

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iOS 8 Beta 5 could be released on August 4, iOS 8 Beta 6 on August 15

iOS 8 Beta 5 could be released on August 4, iOS 8 Beta 6 on August 15

Following the release of iOS 8 beta 4 a few days ago, a new BGR report claims that the release date for iOS 8 beta 5 is slated for August 4th. Apple will then follow up with the release of iOS 8 beta 6 on August 15th, as the beta testing cycle begins coming to a close. A long wait is then expected until the final iOS 8 GM version arrives. 

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Video: New Features and Changes in iOS 8 Beta 4

Video: New Features and Changes in iOS 8 Beta 4

Apple seeded the fourth beta version of iOS 8 to developers yesterday. Apple continues to surprise us by including new features and changes in the beta versions.

To recap, here are some noteworthy new features and improvements we’ve noticed in iOS 8 beta 4:

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iOS 8 beta 4 includes all-new Tips app, here’s how it looks [Screenshots]

iOS 8 beta 4 includes all-new Tips app, here’s how it looks [Screenshots]

Before iOS 8 was actually announced at WWDC in June, a number of rumors claimed that Apple will add a new Tips app in iOS 8. While we didn’t see the Tips app in the initial beta releases, the rumors were spot-on.

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iOS 8 beta 4: Here’s What’s New

iOS 8 beta 4: Here’s What’s New

Apple seeded beta 4 of iOS 8 earlier today to registered developers of its iOS developer program. Apple unveiled iOS 8 last month with a number of new features like Handoff, custom keyboards, widgets, interactive notifications etc. Here’s what’s new in iOS 8 beta 4.

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Apple releases iOS 8 Beta 4 to Developers [Updated]

Apple releases iOS 8 Beta 4 to Developers [Updated]

As expected, Apple has just released iOS 8 beta 4 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch to registered developers.

Apple unveiled iOS 8 at WWDC 2014 Keynote. It includes a number of new features and improvements such as interactive notificationswidgets, support for third-party keyboards and lots more.

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iOS 8 Preview: Family Sharing

iOS 8 Preview: Family Sharing

Families are increasingly using multiple iOS devices to share information, data and media between members. Till now App Store and iTunes purchases were tied to a single account, and your data was tied to a single iCloud account. So if you wanted to sync either of these, you needed to be signed in from the same Apple ID from all accounts.

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iOS 8 beta 4 release date pushed ahead to July 21

iOS 8 beta 4 release date pushed ahead to July 21

Just a few days ago, we learned that the release date for iOS 8 beta 4 could be Monday, July 28th. The report briefly mentioned that Apple could bump ahead the release by one week, however, and that now appears to be the case. According to BGR, iOS 8 beta 4 is now slated for release on Monday, July 21st. 

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