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iPhone Location Aware Apps by Example by Zeeshan Chawdhary

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iOS 5 and Xcode 4.2: new and notable features

iOS 5 is the next increment in the iOS SDK line-up. It has been upgraded with 200 new features and some new never-before-seen features in iOS. Some of the biggest new features in iOS 5 are as follows:

  • iCloud - Apple's cloud service
  • iMessage - Apple's answer to blackberry messenger
  • Twitter - Integration in the iOS base system

iTunes version 10.5 or higher is needed to activate iOS 5 on your iPhone.

iOS 5 new features

With iOS 5, Apple has introduced features that have been requested for a long time, both from the developer community as well as the consumers. Let us explore the notable features:

  1. Notification center: All notifications, be it SMS, e-mail, or app alerts are now shown in one ...

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