Apple iOS 12 is a toolbox full of iPhone breaks

It turns out WWDC 2018 is just another pit stop in the digital reckoning roadshow.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook and company want to give you back some of your life
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Craig Federighi unveils Screen Time tools and more

This is you on your iPhone

Screen Time and its substantial Activity Reports will be a startling window into just how addicted we are to our devices and apps. The multi-layered reports start off simple, with weekly summaries of activities across a few categories and then let you drill deeper into your digitally-addicted self. For some, it may be as uncomfortable as someone peeling away your flesh. You’ll look at those multi-colored stacks of productivity, social networking and entertainment apps and feel flayed, exposed, and wonder where the time has gone. In Apple’s example images, productivity apps are woefully underrepresented in time spent. They know us too well. Those who have been using the early beta (the developers beta rolls out today) are, by some accounts, fascinated (mortified?) by what they learn about their iPhone usage.

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Screen Time offers real, detailed reports and controls for a variety of iPhone use cases.
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The last thing a kid wants to see.
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Apple used Facebook for this example, which should surprise no one.
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