iWork on iPhone 4 tipped by Apple Keynote option

Jun 8, 2010
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Apple seem to have accidentally let slip their plans for the iWork suite on the iPhone 4, with a rapidly pulled screenshot of the new smartphone suggesting that users will be able to open presentations in their mobile Keynote app.  The shot, from the Features section of the iPhone 4 pages, was soon replaced with another showing "Open in iBooks" functionality instead.

Keynote is one of three productivity apps Apple announced alongside the iPad, the others being the word-processor Pages and the spreadsheet app Numbers.  All three are available for $9.99 each, though currently only for Apple's tablet.

Jobs made no mention of the iWork compatibility in his presentation yesterday, but then he also made clear that the iPhone 4 has over a 100 new user features and that he'd only be demonstrating a handful of them.  Still, we wonder exactly how usable for content creation the suite will be on the iPhone 4, even with its high-resolution Retina Display, and whether it will be used more as a document viewer and for minor edits.

iPhone 4 hands-on:

[via MacRumors]


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