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iOS 18 may change Apple ID to Apple Account, and it would make way more sense

February 29, 2024

Via: BGR

You can use an iPhone without getting an Apple ID, but you’d have to settle for a dumb phone rather than a smartphone experience. You can’t download apps or any other digital content without an Apple ID. That’s why most iPhone users have one. That Apple ID is our Apple account, which lets you manage and secure all the digital data tied to Apple products, like iCloud and other Apple services. You don’t just want an Apple ID; you want to secure your Apple ID and prevent anyone from getting access to it.

Apple is reportedly considering changing the name of Apple ID to “Apple Account.” It could happen once iOS 18 arrives. While it’s unclear why Apple might make the change, it would make a lot more sense in the context of Apple’s current business.

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