2018 iPhones might be cheaper than iPhone X and Siri in iOS 12 gets creepier

CNET | 6/9/2018 | Perla Shaheen
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Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday (aka WWDC) dished up a heaping portion of iPhone updates to take in. Most importantly, we can stop making predictions about iOS 12, the next operating system to come to your iPhone, because the truth is out. iOS 12 includes a new feature called Memoji (more below), group FaceTime, Siri shortcuts and a lot more. Also, we're dabbling in a few more rumors about the 2018 iPhones. Here's this week's iPhone update.

Or a not-cuter version of you. Your choice.

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Samsung might have done 3D emojis of your face first on the Galaxy S9, but Apple did it cuter. Welcome to Apple's Memoji. Announced this week and coming out in fall, iOS 12 will let you create a personalized Animoji of you, cleverly called Memoji (me-moji)..

Siri's new Shortcuts app could know you better than you know yourself. Throughout your day, Apple's digital assistant will suggest information and services that it thinks you'll need. Siri can now recognize upcoming events or repeated behaviors and prompt certain actions or reminders to help you out. Mom's birthday? Reminded. Running late like always? Text your boss. Yes, now even Siri knows your bad habits. We'll see if this is going to be truly helpful or unfortunately annoying.

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Group FaceTime also became a thing. iOS 12 lets you FaceTime up to 32 people at once, and you can even do it in the form of an Animoji. If you have more than 32 friends to FaceTime with, take it up with Apple. The list of iOS 12 updates continues: from multiplayer AR to an app that keeps track of your app addictions.

According to veteran iPhone analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, at least one of Apple's 2018 iPhones may be more affordable than today's iPhone X. So to all the people that held off...
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