OS X Lion Beta Reveals MobileMe Will Revamp to “Castle”

In the latest beta build of OS X Lion, evidence has been discovered to hint that the next generation of MobileMe will be renamed to “Castle”.

According to French site Consomac, strings reveal the following:

Click OK to open System Preferences and complete your upgrade from MobilMe to Castle

Apple has already purchased the domain iCloud and it appears the next generation of MobileMe will take full advantage of Apple’s $1 billion dollar North Carolina data centre, as plans of cloud music and storage are apparently already in the works. “Castle” most likely could be a placeholder until the real name is revealed, most likely at WWDC when Apple previews iOS 5.

How often do you use MobileMe?

[Consomac via TUAW]