It’s finally here: Apple’s iOS 7 is now available to download. iOS is the mobile operating system that powers Apple’s line of iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices, and version 7 represents the biggest update to iOS since it launched alongside the original iPhone back in 2007. iOS 7 focuses mainly on redesigning the operating system, applying a new coat of paint to all of the icons and apps, while also packing in a few new features.
Many people are hesitant to update to iOS 7, and that is completely understandable. iOS 7 completely changes the way your iPhone or iPad looks, and even tech nerds such as myself agree that the design is extremely polarizing – it is good in some places, bad in others, and you either love it or you hate it. However, it is important to realize that while iOS 7 introduces a completely new look, everything is still in the same place, and very little has changed in terms of how you use iOS.
Let’s take a look at iOS 7 and compare it directly to iOS 6. Continue reading