Well, the long-awaited “ and very long-running “ WWDC 2009 keynote is done (after a little over 2 hours) and we got the word on pretty much all the subjects we were all hanging on.  The biggest news items are: The new iPhone model “ the iPhone 3GS “ will be available on June 19th.  […]
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New iPhone 3GS on June 19th, $99 iPhone 3G Starting Today

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Well, the long-awaited “ and very long-running “ WWDC 2009 keynote is done (after a little over 2 hours) and we got the word on pretty much all the subjects we were all hanging on.  The biggest news items are:

  • The new iPhone model “ the iPhone 3GS “ will be available on June 19th.  Just 11 days away, or 11 agonizing days away, depending on your level of desire for it. 🙂
  • The current iPhone 3G will be on sale for $99 starting today. 
  • The new iPhone OS 3.0 “ with copy&paste and Spotlight search and all its other goodness will be released June 17th “ 2 days before the new iPhone.
  • The new iPhone 3GS name is based on the S standing for speed “ as in it is meant to be many times faster than the 3G.  It includes an upgraded 3 megapixel camera with autofocus and video recording capability “ just as expected.

There ‘s lots more news and I ‘ll have some more initial thoughts on what we heard at the keynote shortly.

Who ‘s up for the new model next week?  I know I am

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