Hey Apple, Where's iOS 5?

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Apple just showed off the slick new iPad 2, and the iOS 4.3 software update, both of which will become available next Friday, Mar. 11.But Apple did NOT show off iOS 5 today, the next major upgrade of iOS that’s expected to launch sometime this summer.

It looks like there will have to be another preview event in a few weeks if the iPhone 5 and iOS 5 are going to ship by June or July.

Apple has given developers the spring to work on their apps for the new OS during the last three years, and it’d be strange if they didn’t do that again this year.

There is also the possibility that iOS 5 just isn’t ready yet, which could lead some credibility to the analyst report from last week that the iPhone 5 may not ship until September. But we have no idea if that’s true or false.

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