Apple announced the iOS 4.2 update for the iPad, earlier this week. It makes iPad the perfect tablet PC enabling 100+ new features and innovationsWhat's new in iOS 4.2 — including multitasking, folders, printing, and more. Apple will release the iOS 4.2 in November for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch.

Let’s see how Apple surprised us with their new innovations in iOS 4.2.


You can run all your favorite applications and switch between them without slowing down the performance of the foreground app or draining the battery unnecessarily!

Drag and Drop all the apps into a single folder  and access them quickly and the iPad will smartly name the folder according to the type of apps you put in them!


Print mail, photos, web pages, and more directly to a printer on a wireless network. We missed this feature in the iOS 3.2.


AirPlay allows you to wirelessly stream videos, music, and photos from iPad to the new Apple TV, and stream music to AirPlay speakers or receivers, including AirPort Express.

Game Center

Online gaming is here! Experience social gaming on your iPad. Find friends or use auto-match to play multiplayer games against new opponents. Track achievements and beat records.

Unified Inbox

See messages from all your accounts in a unified inbox, organize messages by threads, and open attachments in third-party apps.

Find text on web pages

Easily find and highlight specific words and phrases on large web pages in safari.

Enhanced enterprise support

Business men can take advantage of stronger security features, new device management capabilities, and improved enterprise integration.

Accessibility enhancements

Control VoiceOver using a wireless keyboard. Output in braille to over 30 supported wireless Bluetooth refreshable braille displays in more than 25 languages.

Keyboard and dictionary enhancements

Choose from more than 30 new keyboards and dictionaries, including Arabic, Greek, and Hebrew.

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