iOS 8: Apple’s Next Major Mobile Operating System
Apple will unveil iOS 8, the major mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch at the WWDC 2014 Keynote on June 2nd.
Since iOS 7 featured an all-new design, we don’t expect Apple to make radical changes in iOS 8. Based on the leaks, iOS 8 is expected to come with new features and improvements such as an all-new Healthbook app, improved Maps app with improved points-of-interest data, public transit directions in select cities, augmented reality and indoor mapping, all-new Preview and TextEdit apps to make it easier to access documents in iCloud, inter-app communication capabilities, a new Tips app, standalone app for iTunes Radio, improved Notification and lots more.
- iOS 8 rumor roundup
- iOS 8 Healthbook Mockups and functionality detailed: Heart Rate, Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar, Sleep Tracking and more
- iOS 8 will include revamped Maps app with Improved data, Transit directions, and Augmented reality
- iOS 8 said to remove Game Center app, axe Missed tab from Notification Center, add inter-app communication and more
- iOS 8 to include TextEdit and Preview apps to make iCloud syncing more useful
- Apple may launch a standalone app for iTunes Radio along with iOS 8