Thursday, 21 June, 2018

Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference begins June 4

Apple will unveil the next generation of iOS and MacOS on June 4th Apple's WWDC 2018 kicks off June 4
Grady Vargas | 14 March, 2018, 00:27

Like last year's WWDC, 2018's conference will take place at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. The conference is primarily about Apple's software development, so we're expecting to see previews of iOS 12, macOS 10.14, watchOS 5, and tvOS 12.

Immerse yourself in over 100 technical and design-focused sessions presented by Apple engineers to help you build the next generation of apps using newly announced Apple technologies. If your name is pulled out of the hat, the credit card associated with your Apple ID will be charged $1,599 United States dollars, or the equivalent in local currency for those not living in the U.S.

Update: clarified developers can register for a ticket starting today, and not on March 22 as previously stated. Tickets will be issued through a random selection process. As always, developers who aren't chosen and consumers will be able to livestream the event online. This year, Apple will unveil iOS 12 and we could see the new Apple iPad Pro slates that feature an edge-to-edge display, the TrueDepth Camera and Face ID.

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As is typical for Apple, rumors have been swirling about its upcoming operating system updates.

Also up for grabs will be around 350 WWDC Student Scholarships providing students and members of all STEM organisations an opportunity to earn a free ticket to WWDC.

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