Apple is at long last making iOS system apps removable

Apple is looking into ways to empty your junk folder, with CEO Tim Cook confirming that time may be up for the oft-complained about apps that can’t be uninstalled. Software like Stocks and Tips are preinstalled as part of iOS and, unlike third-party apps, you can’t remove them (only bury them in a seldom-visited folder); now, it seems a reprieve is in the pipeline.

Apple does at least recognize there’s a user demand for the feature, Cook told Buzzfeed, though the chief exec argues that there’s more to it than adding a red uninstall cross.

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