In world wide developers conference(wwdc) 2014 the cuppertino based company Apple introduced iOS 8 and iPhone 6 in terms developers and users perspective. Now the iOS 8 comes along with major revolutionary changes for iOS app developers and mobile app industry. Apple also claims that iOS8 enable users to use devices in simple, faster and more intuitive ways. In iOS 8 update, health-kit and home kit are two major features which collect data and statics from connected devices. But It has been noticed that Apple rollout iOS8 isn’t going good.
After facing a bug report in health kit apps center and many other issues it seems that adaptation of Apple latest mobile operating system has slowed down. According to me it may be increased when the new update of iOS 8 available in the market. Now the rumors spread over the mobile app development market, Apple going to introduce iOS8.1 and likely planned in Oct 16 event. According to the reports it is the hint of the forthcoming iOS 8 improvements. Here in this article we are going to discuss about some features which are expected to improved in iOS 8.1 roll out.
According to the rumor’s iOS 8.1 is a successor of iOS 8 and comes along with better performance . Mainly this update will focus on variety of bugs that have plagued users of version 8.0. The mostly notable, new version of iOS8 includes a fix of bugs that was keeping in health kit apps which is good for iOS8 app developers. Further more this update also going to improve variety issues such as accessing photo from photo library, a bug involving third part keyboards, an issue that cause unexpected data usage, an issue ringtone not being stored in i cloud and many more. Report say’s that hopefully iOS 8.1 expected to come along with many improved functions and performance. It should help to take care any outstanding bugs and lag issues with the device performance.
Improved SMS handoff feature
“Continuity” is one of the most important feature of Apple iOS8 which enables you to take call and i Messages from your phone to another Apple devices, be it iPhone or MAC PC. For example if users have the same Apple ID and associated phone number enable on iPad calls will show on the tablet once when the iPhone begins ringing. But currently SMS message cannot passed along. According to the Apple website SMS hand off function coming in October.It will finally coincide with the final version of OS X Yosemite, Apple next desktop operating system announced earlier this summer and expected to launch this month.
Apple payments seems to be spreading of its wings further via iOS 8.1. Apple mobile payments was introduced in the last month but it expect to comes in October. The code in iOS 8.1 makes multiple references to Apple pay,which enable iPhone users to easily pay for goods online and physical store through iPhone touch ID finger print users. Now the new iPad will also likely to fitted with touch ID sensors, perhaps Apple will enable those devices to handle the other end of Apple pay accepting payments.