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Topic # 141376 11-Mar-2014 08:09 Send private message

CarPlay support (just need the other half for that to work...)
Siri upates incl new voices
iTunes Radio updates
Other QoL improvements like auto enable camera HDR and improved Touch ID recognition. 

~260MB. 



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  Reply # 1002539 11-Mar-2014 08:16 Send private message

Downloaded it this morning and in a brief play - not a lot of differences at all.




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  Reply # 1002576 11-Mar-2014 09:06 One person supports this post Send private message

It's fixed the stupid zoom thing 7 did to my lock screen wall paper. That's back to a normal, fitting size now.

You'll also be pleased know it fixed a bug that occurred when you had more than 10,000 unread emails in your mailbox. Like having more than 10,000 unread emails wasn't a signal of big problems on its own!

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  Reply # 1002677 11-Mar-2014 11:17 Send private message

Oh i love this! Some things feel oh so so smooth now. One of them is pinching back to the home screen on the iPad




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  Reply # 1002713 11-Mar-2014 11:58 Send private message

I just updated it, notice the speed on the iPhone 5 is much better...like its just had a CPU upgrade

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  Reply # 1002749 11-Mar-2014 12:50 One person supports this post Send private message

JimmyC: You'll also be pleased know it fixed a bug that occurred when you had more than 10,000 unread emails in your mailbox. Like having more than 10,000 unread emails wasn't a signal of big problems on its own!

According to a post I saw on another forum, the red badge now changes to "Seriously?" if you have that many.

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  Reply # 1002750 11-Mar-2014 12:53 Send private message

Behodar:
JimmyC: You'll also be pleased know it fixed a bug that occurred when you had more than 10,000 unread emails in your mailbox. Like having more than 10,000 unread emails wasn't a signal of big problems on its own!

According to a post I saw on another forum, the red badge now changes to "Seriously?" if you have that many.


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  Reply # 1002792 11-Mar-2014 13:59 Send private message

Updated the iPhone 4 we keep in the office as a loan phone - significantly faster. The reduce motion setting now affects a lot more of the UI, & the return of button backgrounds is extraordinarily welcome, as their absence was (IMO) the most confusing & frustrating part of iOS 7. Looking forward to updating the iPad when I get home tonight.




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  Reply # 1002795 11-Mar-2014 14:04 Send private message

NikT: ... the return of button background...


What is this? I'm curious about this but can't figure out where this is.




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  Reply # 1002818 11-Mar-2014 14:34 One person supports this post Send private message

See Apple's changelog:

  • Accessibility
    • Bold font option now includes the keyboard, calculator, and many icon glyphs
    • Reduce Motion option now includes Weather, Messages, and multitasking UI animations
    • New options to display button shapes, darken app colors, and reduce white point

If you recall the shape of the boxes behind, e.g. back buttons in iOS 6, and their becoming plain blue text with no box in iOS 7, the box is now (optionally) back in the form of a darker grey shape behind the blue text in 7.1. Makes the UI considerably easier to navigate since it's now obvious what is & is not a button.




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  Reply # 1002844 11-Mar-2014 15:18 Send private message

Noticed a few changes to some buttons but otherwise 'meh' on a 5S.

Hopefully the improvement for print-ID feature will make it a bit more consistent...time will tell.





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  Reply # 1002930 11-Mar-2014 17:58 Send private message

And the issue with Authenticated http proxies is still there

I turn off wifi at work as IOS forgets the password and brings up a dialog box hundreds of times
a day asking for my log and pass.



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  Reply # 1002935 11-Mar-2014 18:35 Send private message

The slide to unlock has a slightly different animation now. The shutdown slider is different too. Mine seems to take longer to wake up after pressing the home button now

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  Reply # 1002937 11-Mar-2014 18:37 Send private message

Does anyone else use a Bluetooth keyboard, and if so does it take 2-3 times as long to wake from sleep now?

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  Reply # 1002955 11-Mar-2014 19:21 Send private message

Both my iPhone 5S and iPad Mini keep just search for update and nothing happens ???? Been trying all day.

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  Reply # 1002964 11-Mar-2014 19:32 Send private message

slliwgd: Both my iPhone 5S and iPad Mini keep just search for update and nothing happens ???? Been trying all day.

 Try using itunes on a computer

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