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iOS 5 has another hidden feature

Another hidden feature of Apple's iOS5 has been discovered - but you'll need to do a bit of digging before you can use it. It's an autocorrect word choice bar, that only becomes available after using backup app iBackupBot.

While Apple tweakers have been playing around with their newly discovered panorama camera mode for the past few days, 9to5Mac researcher Sonny Diskson has been busy hacking away to see what else he can find - and it turns out there was more to be discovered.

After using iBackupBot to back up his iPhone, Diskson found that loading the said backup would give him an autocorrect bar similar to the one found in Android devices.

There are a few more steps involved, but here's a run-down of how to do it:

1. Download iBackupBot

An interesting thing about the discovery is that some commenters have claimed this feature was already present in the Japanese version of iOS 5. Some say it was disabled was due to licensing issues. Apple has yet to comment. monitors all leading technology stories and rounds them up to help you save time hunting them down.