Apple’s annual iPhone event is mere hours away, but the rumor mill has, true to form, been churning busily away for months. So there’s no shortage of information, spurious or otherwise, about the forthcoming announcements from San Francisco.
And Apple has been a bit more predictable in recent years, hasn’t it? There’s going to be at least one uplifting video presentation with aspirational music playing in the background, CEO Tim Cook is going to use words like “magical” and “journey” a lot, and he’ll show us some cool new iPhones.
Given this relative predictability, a few of us here at Network World have decided to put our money where our mouths are. Here are predictions from community editor Michelle Davidson, online executive news editor Bob Brown, blogger and Apple expert Yoni Heisler, video raconteur and editor Keith Shaw and myself, senior writer Jon Gold.
We’ll update this post after the event, to see which of us had the best answers.
And we'll have full coverage right here on Network World, so check with us before, during and after the event for wraps, analysis and more.
But if you need a little bit of side entertainment during the Apple event yourself, we’ve even got you a series of bingo cards that you and your friends/colleagues can use to follow along as Tim and friends take us on a magical journey of innovation and delight.
This story, "iPhone 7: Our staff predictions -- and printable Bingo cards!" was originally published by Network World.