One intriguing new feature is the ability to buy movie tickets via Siri. Just bark orders at Apple's robot butler until it saves you a seat in your favourite flea pit. That feature is only available in the US however, where it uses ticket-buying service Fandango.
Brits miss Siri flicks tix!
The feature may make it to the UK eventually, but we had to wait interminable months before British Siri was even, so I wouldn't hold your breath. Apple will likely have to pair with a UK ticket-booking service, and those kinds of deals can take time.
In the meantime, iOS 6.1 makes it possible for iTunes Match customers to download individual songs from -- good news if you're one of the people paying for Apple's online music storage service.
The update also brings
The fresh software brings a reset button for Apple's Advertising Identifier, which is the system ad providers use to track people and serve targeted adverts. You can already limit ad tracking (go to Settings > General > About > Advertising), but now you get a reset button, to clear any tracking data advertisers might be using.
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