Apple Has Put Out A Developer-Only Fix For iOS Security And Battery Issues

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Apple has released iOS 5.0.1 to developers, a beta upgrade that addresses battery drain issues and a security problem on iPad 2s, reports PC World.First-gen iPad users will also get access to some new multi-touch gestures that allow for app switching and quicker access to the multitasking bar and home screen.

Apple is also attacking a security issue that came to public awareness somewhat recently — someone with physical access to your iPad 2 can circumvent the lock screen by using the smart cover.

We’re staying tuned for any word on an official release of the upgrade.

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