11 reasons why iOS7 is the best update yet

Apple's mobile software upgrade will be a radical change for longtime users -- and that's a good thing. From tweaks big and small, here's why.

The new flatter look

ios7 flat look

We can't say it enough: iOS7's cleaner look takes everything old and makes them seem new again. Flat text bubbles rise and fall based on their own special brand of virtual gravity. Even returning to the home screen is a visual pleasure thanks to different animated transitions.

  @FortuneMagazine - Last updated September 23 2013 08:44 AM ET
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