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(Pocket-lint) - Not much is known about exactly what Apple's inbound iOS 7 will do to smartphones and tablets, but one Apple fan has created a concept video showing a dream list of changes which, though subtle, could turn iOS into a near-perfect user experience.

Clever tweaks like pop-out widgets for core apps are only the start of Federico Bianco's (who made the video) plans for iOS. The lock screen in the concept, for example, now has a set of toggles for things like aircraft mode and Wi-Fi, which right now require you to delve into the depths of iOS's settings.

The concept even picks up OS X's Mission Control, a sort of hub for controlling all the applications that are open at one time. Rather than cluttering up the iPhone screen, Bianco manages to balance out Mission Control near perfectly.


A quick-reply function has also been added. Now rather than swiping a message from the iOS lock screen and being sent to the messaging app, you can reply straight from the lock screen using the same graphic as iOS's current Tweet shortcut. 

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All the changes appear simple to implement and don't drastically alter the way in which iOS works. Naturally they are all just from a concept video, so most likely won't happen, but we would love to see Mission Control appear in iOS 7. Apple, are you listening? 

Writing by Hunter Skipworth.
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