When does iOS 5 get released

October 4, 2011

It’s been announced. iOS 5 is set for release on 12 October.

iOS 5 will have

  • Find my Friends – shows a map of where your friends ares
  • Cards – if you like old fashion snail mail then you can now create a post card from your iPhone and Apple will print and post it out, as long as you live in the US.
  • Parental Controls
  • Device Sharing – take a photo on your iPhone and have it appear on your iPad.
  • iTunes Match – synchronise your music collection across all your devices, again only in the US. costs $24.99 a year.
  • Notifications –  visible from the top by swiping down – like Android
  • iCloud – store photos a docs in the cloud.
  • Twitter integration – integrated into the OS. tweet photos, tweet websites from Safari, videos from Youtube, etc.