iPhone OS 3.0 New Features, what do you think?
So here is a basic list of whats on show for iPhone 3.0 and as you will see a lot of wishlists will come true!
1,000 new APIs
Subscription-based purchases (in app purchases, bleh!)
Peer to peer connectivity for gaming and more.
Quickly fire over a contact without having to bluetooth pair, type in codes, etc
Maps app with an API which can be embedded into third-party software
API access for turn-by-turn directions
Push for apps, apps connect to a server, and sync their latest status when you close them
No background processes though
New API for streaming video and audio, plus an API for in-game voice communication
Global COPY & PASTE!
Multiple pictures to attach to a mail message
Landscape keyboard for all the key apps
Calendar Exchange support
Two new types of calendar, CalDAV and calendar subscriptions
Global search feature
Notes sync with iTunes
In iPod, Shake-to-shuffle
WiFi auto-login for hotspots
Anti-fishing tool in Mobile Safari
YouTube accounts and subscription
Safari password login manager
Tethering is supported in 3.0 and Apple are working with carriers around world to see when networks will support it
iPhone OS 3.0 will ship this Summer!
Some of the new features wont work with the original iphone :( Too bad for my wife. There are a few missing features that have been on peoples wish lists but most of the ones I've seen on the tops of lists are there!
So what do you guys think?