Apple releases iOS 6.1 beta 3 to developers


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A couple weeks after the release of the second test firmware iOS 6.1, Apple issued a third beta release, which is available to all officially registered developers. Along with the update to the OS the company released a package for development Xcode 4.6 Developer Preview 3.

The third beta version iOS 6.1 is free  to download and install for  iPhone 5 owners, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 and 3GS, iPad second, third and fourth generation, as well as media players iPod touch. Members iOS 6.1 beta 2 can download the update over the air (function OTA), by going to Settings -> General -> Software Update.

Recall that in the assembly of iOS 6.1 beta 2 has been improved mobile operating system and a range of new functions. In particular, in response to requests from users, Apple has added a new card Passbook with information that explains how to work with the service. In addition, there was a feature of downloading songs from iTunes Match cloud service and the ability to reset the settings ID advertising.

In the first assembly of the iOS 6.1 beta key innovation is the improvement of technology in standard maps Apple. In this version of the map service allows you to search for addresses and places of interest. The user can enter the floor, or part of the address, and as a result he will be available to the data that correspond to the information provided. In addition, the iOS 6.1 simplified method of sending messages about errors found on maps, but also the design of the buttons music controls on the lock screen iPhone and iPod touch.

In iOS 6.1 Apple voice assistant learns to book tickets for the screenings with voice commands. The user only has to tell Siri, such as “Two Tickets to Toy Story 3” or “Three tickets to the new Pixar movie”. After that, the assistant prompts you to select the date and time of the session, and the user has to confirm the order.

Download iOS 6.1 beta 3 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, as well as any other test release can only authorized developers involved in the programs of iPhone Developer Standard or Enterprise Program. If you are a registered developer, you can download iOS 6.1 beta 3, which you can already thru iOS Dev Heart.

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