WWDC 2009 Roundup

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So. Today was Apple’s WWDC keynote. Phil Schiller delivered it without Jobs. Let’s cut the commentary bullshit out and go straight to the announcements:

  • iPhone 3GS announced – faster 3G, faster processor, 3-megapixel camera – $199 for 16GB, $299 for a 32GB model. Drops June 19th.
  • 15-inch Macbook Pro line gets SD card slot, built-in battery
  • Snow Leopard – $29 to upgrade (WOW!) for existing users, $49 family pack, countless UI upgrades, Quicktime X with better editing features, faster, lightweight, concentration on 64-bit apps
  • TomTom app for GPS. Additional car kit available soon
  • iPhone OS 3.0 coming soon – free update, features MMS, copy and paste and everything previously discussed
  • iPhone tethering for everyone except AT&T customers, which is bullshit
  • P2P file transfer with iPhones
  • That’s the essentially all the big stuff that got announced today. If you want to know every last goddamned detail, hit up the boys at Gizmodo for their play-by-play.

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