By Steve Green on Fri, 11/21/2008
Apple has quietly released new firmware for the iPhone and iPhone 3G today. The new revision, 2.2 has minor bug fixes to improve stability and add new updated features to current built in applications. The official list of updates are:
▪ Enhancements to Maps
▪ Google Street View
⁃ Street View takes you on a virtual walking tour: Navigate street-level photographs of places you've located in Maps.
▪ Public transit and walking directions
⁃ Get walking directions, find public transit schedules, check fares, and estimate your travel time.
▪ Display address of dropped pins
▪ Share location via email
⁃ Tap the Share Location button to send an email that includes a Google Maps URL.
▪ Decrease in call setup failures and dropped calls
▪ Enhancements to Mail
▪ Resolved isolated issues with scheduled fetching of email
▪ Improved formatting of wide HTML email
▪ Podcasts are now available for download in iTunes application (over Wi-Fi and cellular network)
▪ Improved stability and performance of Safari
▪ Improved sound quality of Visual Voicemail messages
▪ Pressing Home button from any Home screen displays the first Home screen
▪ Preference to turn on/off auto-correction in Keyboard Settings