Some people just can't keep a secret.
Siri revealed when Apple's next event will be, even before the tech giant sent out official invitations Tuesday. When asked early in the morning about Apple's next event, Siri replied: "The special event is on Tuesday, April 20, at Apple Park in Cupertino, CA. You can get all the details on Apple.com."
The message from Siri linked to Apple's website, which made no mention of an event. Siri later said only that information about Apple events was on its website. Then Apple sent, for April 20 as Siri had said.
Apple typically sends out event invites a week in advance, so the timing isn't surprising. Still, Siri's likely in the doghouse on this one.
For months, rumors had been swirling about when, before it was finally confirmed. Apple is expected to introduce , and possibly the company's . Some rumors have also pointed to Apple . And Apple CEO Tim Cook has said the company's upcoming iOS 14.5 software update, which includes , and a function that helps people , is due to arrive .
The message from Siri, which was noted earlier by MacRumors, initially said the event would be held at Apple's campus in Cupertino, California. However, the event is a virtual-only affair, so even Siri seems to get the rumors wrong sometimes. The tech giant has been holding online-only events , which has spurred waves of lockdowns around the world.
Earlier this month, Apple sent out invites to its annual developer-focused. This year's all-virtual event will take place June 7-11. Apple often shows off what's next for its iOS, iPadOS, MacOS and other software platforms at WWDC.
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