iOS 6.1 (Build 10B5095f) and the corresponding new Xcode 4.6 (Build 4H90b) are now available for all registered Apple developers for download. iOS 6.1 is of course for the iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad 2, iPad 3, iPod touch
4G and iPod touch 5G available. The iPad Mini and iPhone 4 are not yet listed, but probably will follow shortly.
|Developer version of iOS 6.1|
But what has changed?
|3D maps iOS 6.1|
|Player iOS 6.1|
The Map Kit framework now lets you programmatically map-based search for addresses and points of interest. The MKLocalSearch class Initiates a search for map-based content using a natural language string In other words, you can enter place name information or portions of an address and have Map Kit return search results that match the information you provide. For example, searching for the string "coffee" would return the location of local coffee bars along with information about each one.Developers of third-party apps have now is the chance to search for POIs and map-based addresses.