For several hours, the owners of iPhone, iPhone 3G or iPod Touch have, via iTunes, the possibility of downloading firmware 2.2, released in the night from Thursday to Friday by Apple.New in this update of 246 MB are viewing Street View in Google Maps, numerous bug fixes, the ability to download podcasts and finally-an option to disable the auto-level keyboard.
Google Maps offers now, when searching for an address, a small icon to display mode that offers Street View, remember, the ability to navigate a plan from photos taken at ground level , So you can see streets and buildings.Automatically displayed in landscape mode, Street View allows the user to turn on him even a single finger gesture, the movement provided by the various proposed arrows on the screen.Besides this novelty, the application now viewing directions pedestrian mode, and allows sending a point of interest or an email address.
In Safari, it should be noted that links iTunes are now interpreted correctly, and will open the iPhone corresponding application (App Store for applications, iTunes for music and videos).he Google search bar is now taking place at the same level as the address bar, so as to increase the visible display area.The stability and performance of the browser have also been improved.
In other news, Apple said the ability to download podcasts from the iTunes application (via WiFi or the cellular network), better management of voluminous e-mails within the Mail application, and reduced emissions failures Call and cuts in the communications, including sound quality superior to read messages via video messaging.
On the front of the fans "jailbreak" This transaction provides access to the telephone system and install third-party applications unofficial, it calls not to proceed with this update for now.The "Dev Team", independent team of developers, however, regularly trying to achieve on new updates to Apple, for its part would have found a way to circumvent the protections of the firmware "2.1" older.A method of software désimlockage the iPhone 3G is even being published.Remains whether mobinautes prefer to wait to use such a solution or unofficial benefit rather new 2.2 firmware from Apple.