iOS 8.4 Beta Brings New Music App, Shared with Developers
It has only been a few days since Apple released iOS 8.3 but they are already seeding iOS 8.4 Beta with a selection of developers.
The highlight, to the pleasure of many, is going to be a revamped Music app! Here’s what they are boasting of:
The iOS 8.4 Beta includes an early preview of the the all-new Music app. With powerful features and an elegant new look, enjoying your music is easier than ever. This preview provides a sneak peek into what we’ve been working on, and what’s to come — the music is just getting started.
Do understand that it is just the first beta and there could be more which might bring in additional features or remove some of these, but many of the changes that are coming to the iOS 8.4 Beta have been detailed:
- Music app has a beautiful new design that makes exploring your music collection easier and more fun. Personalize playlists by adding your own image and description.
- Albums and playlists you’ve recently added are now at the top of your library, making it effortless to find something new to play.
- You can now quickly return to your favorite stations in Recently Played. Choose from a selection of hand-curated stations in Featured Stations, or start a new one from your favorite artist or song.
- With the new MiniPlayer, you can see what’s playing and control playback while browsing your music collection.
- Now Playing has a stunning new design that showcases your album artwork the way it was meant to be.
- It’s now simple to find out which songs from your library will play next — just tap the Up Next icon in Now Playing.
- You can now search from anywhere in the Music app — just tap the magnifying glass.
More details will be shared by Apple on the iOS 8.4 Beta, and we will be updating you as soon as we get some. Keep checking back for more.
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