Apple Unveils Cheap New iPhone

Apple isn’t sitting silent while the Palm Pre steals the iPhone’s thunder: The company released today a new version of the iPhone—the iPhone 3G S. New features include “improved speed and performance—up to twice as fast as iPhone 3G—with longer battery life, a high-quality 3 megapixel autofocus camera, easy to use video recording and hands free voice control.” It also comes with a new operating system that will include new features like cut, copy, and paste. The 16 GB model will cost only $199, while the 32 GB model will cost $299. Also, beginning today, the 8GB iPhone will cost only $99.