It's been a few weeks since Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) unveiling of iOS 8 at the company's worldwide developer conference. While Apple execs highlighted some of the biggest features of the new operating system, like Apple Health, other notable features have sat under the radar.
Apple's latest versions of iOS are typically well received and quickly adopted by iPhone users, and the OS plays an important role each year in luring new and existing iPhone consumers to new purchases.
Apple's new iOS 8 won't be the transformation we saw with iOS 7, but new features and apps will certainly play an important role in in pushing new iPhone sales. So let's take a quick look at eight "hidden" features you may not know exist in Apple's upcoming mobile OS.
Leaked: Apple's next smart device (warning, it may shock you)
Apple recently recruited a secret-development "dream team" to guarantee its newest smart device was kept hidden from the public for as long as possible. But the secret is out, and some early viewers are claiming its everyday impact could trump the iPod, iPhone, and the iPad. In fact, ABI Research predicts 485 million of this type of device will be sold per year. But one small company makes Apple's gadget possible. And its stock price has nearly unlimited room to run for early in-the-know investors. To be one of them, and see Apple's newest smart gizmo, just click here!
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