iOS 7.1 beta 2 released, here’s what’s new

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Apple has pushed another beta version of iOS 7.1 to developers today, adding a variety of features that will hopefully continue on the iOS 7.1 trend of improving on Apple’s initial iOS 7 release. If you click over to the comments, you’ll find a discussion covering exactly what’s new, including faster animations, new accessibility features and more. This post will be updated today as features are posted in that thread and as more are found by iOS users across the web. Hit the break for an updated list of features.

-If no music is playing, you can now tap “Music” in Control Center to access your music.


-”Dark Keyboard” has been removed (possibly temporarily) from Accessibility settings

-Animations system-wide are drastically faster

-Parallax performance has improved

-Control Center has a new animation:

-Passcode and fingerprint settings moved to main Settings page (thanks iMario!):

-List view in


-You can now enable shaded buttons so that you know where to tap:


-A new iPad wallpaper is now available in on the iPad

Some of the above listed changes via 9to5MacĀ 

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