Apple with its astounding releases has always been the limelight among tech giants and the future of Apple is always expected to be in the air with the massive number of features associated with its releases. Since last few years, Apple’s life changing products and never seen before mobility solutions, has always continued to influence the tech industry. The much awaited and highly anticipated third beta of iOS 8 was launched in starting week of this month. This new operating system consists of a colossal number of features as enhanced integration with OS X, collective notifications, and enhancements to apps as Safari, Mail and Messages related to its releases. The significant changes that were introduced are:
There will be significant use of the M7 motion coprocessor in new Health Application for data sourcing. Apple’s new health app can report and count number of steps with the help of Steps counter Tab rather than using any hardware devices or third party apps. M7 processor is actually used by iOS in order to monitor the movement for data sourcing. Due to this new feature, it will be feasible for developers to remove individual sets of steps tracking of the application as it allows you to sort data on daily, weekly, monthly and yearly basis.
There were certain tweaks as advanced options for iCloud drive, new functioning to enable or disable Quick Type and toggle for Handoff. Few amendments were made on the weather app and some new simple wallpapers. Rather than this there were several other changes that are mentioned in Beta 3 Tidbits post.
In the Health app, Apple also unified a tracker for caffeine rather than only confining to the steps counter along with nutritional categories. There were other distinct apps which could be used to monitor and determine caffeine intake of the user in a mean time.There is an integrated medical ID as well as integrated applications to the iOS 8 that can be utilized as as an emergency card feature.
iOS 8 beta 3 is free to install and test by the registered developers with Apple by simply visiting the App developer center. The recommendation includes following ways to get registered as a developer for downloading the iOS 8 betas.
Method for registering in Apples App developer account are: For your own developers account, you need to pay an annual fee of $99 to become a member of Apple’s developer program. In order to substantiate your Apple product, registration of developer device is mandatory via the iOS Development Center. Backup of files is another fundamental that is very crucial in cases such as device crash or any other failure as it enables you to safely move adjacent to installation and downloading procedures.
By: Ridhima Gupta
Posted: July 14, 2014, 1:08 pm
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