New APIs in the Maps application allow developers to build it into software. Developers can now use CoreLocation to make Turn by Turn applications. Support for outbound audio and video streaming. In-app additional payment API for paid applications free apps always remain free. Sign in with iTunes account. Buy service subscriptions or app add-ons.
Spotlight Search Saves its last search results and offers options for excluding applications from searches. Partial search for mail, iPod, contacts, events, notes, apps, and web clips.
Can now read and write reviews for content on iTunes. Voice memos syncing audio files added to a "Voice Memos" playlist.
Backups can now be encrypted and password protected. Tethering over USB and Bluetooth depends on mobile network ability. Full access to iPhone possible while tethered. In Windows iPhone shows up as a standard ethernet connection.
Touch screen to hear a description of the item under your finger, then double-tap, drag, or flick to control iPhone. Speaks 21 languages and works with all apps. Zoom, magnifies entire screen on any app up to 5 times normal size. Move left, right, up, and down to view any portion of the screen close-up. White on Black, changes display to white on black instead of the normal black on white , works in any app, and alongside with Zoom and VoiceOver.
Mono Audio, if users hearing is limited in one ear, routes both right- and left-channel audio into both earbuds, so you can hear both channels in either ear. Speak Auto-text, works with VoiceOver to automatically speak auto-corrections and auto-capitalisations. Other Device automatically connects and authenticates to Wi-Fi hotspots which need username and password e. Locate Me for the iPod Touch accuracy improved. Now can store apps including native applications.
P3 , T3 Stopwatch now shows both the total running time and the current lap time in the upper part of the clock app. Right to left support. Numeric battery percentage view. P3 Holding the home button will no longer force quit an unresponsive application. To force quit an application in 3.
Then hold down the home button to quit the unresponsive application. Screen captures are no longer numbered separately from photos taken with the camera application; all new images in the camera roll now use a common numbering sequence. Voice Memos Voice memos can be trimmed directly from app.