iPhone 2.2 Screenshots Show Full Podcast Interface, Polished Store App

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New screenshots of the new iPhone operating system update keep leaking from obscure European sites, where they have no respect for NDAs and cheddar cheese. These ones reveal the fully polished over-the-air podcast interface. We got a glimpse of it before-in the iPhone OS 2.2 rumor round-up-but these show the whole whole thing, including the downloading process over the 3G network. There's a catch, however.

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Illustration for article titled iPhone 2.2 Screenshots Show Full Podcast Interface, Polished Store App
Illustration for article titled iPhone 2.2 Screenshots Show Full Podcast Interface, Polished Store App
Illustration for article titled iPhone 2.2 Screenshots Show Full Podcast Interface, Polished Store App

Apple has established that the podcasts can't be bigger than 10 MBytes, which will be fine for most. Still, it looks like this is the closest thing to "live" content iPhone users are going to get.

Illustration for article titled iPhone 2.2 Screenshots Show Full Podcast Interface, Polished Store App

The App Store looks sightly different, although knowing Apple's graphical interface guidelines, I doubt they will put ugly icons from other apps in the store categories, so these are probably placeholder. [Schimanke via Apple Insider]

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kaisermachead
kaisermachead

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I now realize the futility of it all.