“Apple’s next generation iPhone 2.0 software is expected to bring both contact search and meeting invites, according the latest builds distributed to developers. Based on a information from software distributed privately to enterprise beta testers, new screenshots reveal a new search bar in the Contacts menu. The new feature replaces the magnifying glass icon seen in the iPhone SDK demo,” MacNN reports.

“In addition, the drawer button in the Calendar application, previously inactive, provides access to a meeting invitation interface that displays the number of new requests as an icon badge — much like other new content notifications, according to the report. Engadget also indicates that enterprise users don’t get the app store or iTunes store icons,” MacNN reports.

Full article, with screenshot here.

Engadget’s article with additional screenshots here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Fred Mertz” for the heads up.]

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