iOS 8: The best new features, plus a few hidden gems you might not have found yet

iPhone: iOS 8
You’ve just installed iOS 8 on your shiny (OK, slightly battered) iDevice. At first glance, it looks rather similar to iOS 7 — but don’t let looks be deceiving! There are lots of cool new features in iOS 8 just waiting to be discovered, such as Widgets (!) and the long-overdue inclusion of a gesture-based keyboard and the ability to install third-party keyboards. Read on to discover our favorite new features of iOS 8.