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The Free iPhone 3GS Is No More

In October, Apple announced the iPhone 4S. Along with it, the company announced the iPhone 3GS would be available for absolutely free exclusively through AT&T. However, the handset is now being offered for $.99, according to MacRumors.

Bryan M. Wolfe

Siri Arrives On The iPhone 3GS - As A Proof-Of-Concept

The same team which late last month successfully ported Apple's voice recognition service, Siri, to the iPhone 4 have done it again. Steve Stroughton-Smith, chpwn, and Ryan Petrich have announced they have ported Siri to the iPhone 3GS as well, according to TiPb. While this news doesn't mean Apple will be putting its voice recognition service on the iPhone 3GS anytime soon, it does suggest it is possible to do so.

Bryan M. Wolfe

The iPhone 4S: 3G Or Else

Prior iPhones allowed users to turn 3G on or off to save battery life. With the iPhone 4S, however, this option is no longer available. This discovery comes courtesy of one of our readers, Nathan.

Bryan M. Wolfe

Here’s a follow-up to yesterday’s announcement iOS 5 will work with the iPhone 3GS. Currently Apple has provided no information on whether this is full support or some sort of partial support. In other words, which features won’t work with the handset. Now we know.

Apple Also Drops Price Of iPhone 3GS To $49

Apple has followed AT&T, and has reduced the price of its iPhone 3GS (8GB) handset. When purchasing the phone with a two year AT&T contract, customers can get the iPhone 3GS for $49. The iPhone 4 is still available from $199.

Joe White

AT&T Drops Price Of iPhone 3GS, Why?

Why is AT&T dropping the price of the iPhone 3GS now? Typically vendors do this to clear inventory ahead of a new model coming out. However, no one expects Apple to announce its fifth generation iPhone until this summer.

Bryan M. Wolfe