Live 2012 WWDC Coverage : June 11, 2012

12:55 - Almost everybody is seated;
12:55 - "Ladies and gentlemen, the presentation will begin shortly."
1:02 - Siri asked to warm up the crowd.
1:02 - Siri video tells several jokes.
1:03 - Tim Cook takes the stage with applause. "Reall cool stuff to show you."
1:03 - 23rd WWDC..sold out in 1hr 43min.
1:04 - (photo)
 
1:05 - 400 million accounts on App store ...225,000 apps for iPad.
1:06 - 5 billion dollars in checks sent to developers. Operates in 120 countries...beginning later this month, additional 32 counties for 155 countries total
1:07 - 30 billion apps downloaded.
 
1:08 - Cook runs a video to showcase apps on store.
1:08 - (Photo)
 
1:08 - (video running)
 
1:10 - (photo)
 
1:10 - (photo)
 
1:12 - (video still running -- promoting app used around the world)
1:14 - (video still running)
 
1:16 - Cook thanks developers for their hard work.
 
1:17 - Schiller on stage to talk about "exciting' chagnes to notebook lineup
1:18 - Exciting changes to each of the notebooks..first talking about the MacBook Air with latest "Ivy Bridge" dual-core i7..up to 8GB of memory
1:19 - UP to 512GB with 2x speed (500MBps of read speed)..adding USB 3.0
1:20 - (photo)
 
1:20 - $100 less expensive.
 
1:21 - USB 2./3 ports out of fine...starts shipping today
1:22 - Now on to MacBook Pro...third-gen processors w
 
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1:24 - Unknown new notebook
 
1:24 - Next generation MacBook Pro...
1:25 - with a killer new display..
1:25 - Radically thin and light...willing to discard old legacy items
1:26 - (photos)
 
1:27 - (photo) 25% thinner..almost as thin as a MacBook Air
1:28 - Retina Display
 
1:28 - World's highest resolution notebook display
 
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1:29 - Ships with OSX Lion...Mail updated for Retina Display.. Safari updated as well.
1:30 - Major update to Aperture and other professional apps for Retina Display
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1:31 - Final Cut updated as well...allowing full 1080p HD video in part of the video with room for timeline, other tools, etc.
 
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1:32 - Autodesk and Photoshop to be updated for Retina Display
1:33 - Everything inside new MBP has been re-invented
 
1:33 - quad-core i7 processures with up to 16GB of memory
 
1:34 - Up to 768GB of flash storage....up to 7hrs of battery life..
1:34 - ports on both sides...HDMI and thunderbolt
 
1:35 - 2 thunderbolt ports
1:36 - Dual microphones, backlit keyboard and best speakers yet.
 
1:37 - (running video on new MacBook Pro)
1:38 - (images from video)
 
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1:40 - Ive talks about cooling system: fan designed asymmetrically
 
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1:42 - (Video ends with applause)
1:43 - Starting at $2199
 
1:44 - Available today
 
1:45 - Talking OS X..with 66 million users
 
1:46 - OS X Lion adoption is really fast..
 
1:46 - Will talk about 8 new features (out of 200 claimed new features)
1:47 - New features: Documents in the Cloud..new way to access/organize your documents
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1:48 - Has developer API to use new Documents..New Reminders App
1:49 - New Reminder App features
 
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1:50 - iMessages can send documents, HD video, attachments, etc. to any device.
 
1:52 - Notification Center now coming to the Mac on the right side.
 
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1:53 - Dictation now coming to the Mac (everywhere)
1:54 - Integrated Sharing button to multiple services (from Safari, etc.)...support built-in into the OS...authorize just once
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1:55 - Reinvted Safari that show to show tabs on any device.
1:56 - Unified Search field
 
1:57 - Zoom out to view open tabs
 
1:59 - Sharebutton works in full-scren apps
 
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2:01 - "Powernap" allows updates to your apps, software updates, and backups...easy on the battery, current MacBook Airs (2nd Gen) and new MacBook Pro
 
2:02 - Airplay mirroring..allows you to easily mirror your display to any AppleTV-enabled device.
2:02 - Up to 1080p mirroring
2:03 - (demoing AirPlay mirroring to TV)
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2:05 - Demo of CSR Racing..coming to the Mac and iOS simultaneously
2:06 - Over 200 new features...
 
2:06 - Lots of new features for China...
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2:08 - Mountain Lion coing in July for $19.99
 
2:08 - Apple offering developers near final preview of Mountain Lion.
2:09 - One license can update all of your Macs
2:10 - Scott Forstall talks about iOS and how most are running most recent version.
 
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2:13 - Significant updates to Siri.
 
2:13 - Siri has learned all about sports....including score of Giants game.
2:15 - (including Player cards and player stats and standings)
 
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2:15 - Asks about LeBron vs Kobe height...SF Football schedule, etc.
2:16 - Lots more info about restaurants
2:16 - Partnered with Yelp for reviews and opentable for reservations
 
2:17 - Siri also learned about movies with showtimes at specific locations, and ratings/reviews with Rotten Tomatoes (and ability to tap to watch trailer from within Siri)
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2:18 - Siri also learned how to launch apps
2:19 - All sports, including soccer (English Premier League, Tweet by talking to your phone)...
2:20 - "Eyes free" --integrates with car makers to launch Siri..lots of manufacturers commit to integration
 
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2:21 - Adding lots of languages to Siri...Around the world local search
 
2:22 - Siri coming to the new iPad
2:23 - Integration with Facebook using iOS service
 
2:24 - Twitter coming to notification center, facebook liks to app store, itunes store, etc., integration with Facebook for contacts, calendars
 
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2:25 - New Phone app enhancements, including reply to message or remind me later
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2:27 - Do not disturb with intelligent features.
 
2:28 - Facetime now over cellular
 
2:28 - Can answer, respond to facetime or messages on Mac or iOS via integration of phone number and AppleID
2:29 - Safari: Open Tabs and Offline reading list as new
 
2:30 - Smart app banners in Safari, shows banner for App in app store or transfer user to App iteself intelligently (seamless transition)
 
2:31 - Photo uploads automatically from Safari to sharing websites.
2:32 - Shared photo streams....iOS, iPhoto, Aperture, Web browser, TV (using AppleTV)
 
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2:33 - New Mail VIPs and Flagged mailboxes
 
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2:34 - Features allow you to open password-protected Word docs from iOS.
2:35 - Passbook -- integrates boarding passes, starbucks pass, movies, etc. all barcodes integrated into
 
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2:38 - Guided Access for children with autism...(locked into single app device mode and turns off other gestures)...
 
2:39 - Single-app mode also useful for "tests" and exams..
2:40 - Maps: new cartography and features from ground up
 
2:41 - Traffic layer over maps, crowd-sourced traffic, and turn-by-turn navigation.
2:41 - Update maps
 
2:42 - Live re-routing--either walk or driving screens along with integration with Siri
 
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2:42 - Like Google, Apple making 3D flyovers of all maps using its own planes
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2:45 - Flyover shows multiple angles and views -- all rendered in real time (really amazing technolog)
 
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2:48 - Turn by turn nav
 
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2:49 - lots and lots of features...including many for new APIs
 
2:50 - Offer maps integration to developers..
2:50 - iOS beta being given to developers today
2:52 - Cook recaps and talk about why people work at Apple.
 
2:53 - Event ends
 

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Apple quarterly earnings report, January 26, 2016, January 26, 2016
Apple fourth quarter 2015 earnings call, October 27, 2015
Apple September 9 "Hey Siri" launch event, September 09, 2015
Apple's third quarter 2015 earnings announcement and conference call, July 21, 2015
2015 WWDC Keynote - The Epicenter of Change, August 06, 2015
Apple's September 9 event, September 09, 2014
WWDC 2014 keynote, June 02, 2014
WWDC 2014, June 02, 2014
Apple fiscal Q4 conference call, October 28, 2013
Apple's October 22 media event, October 22, 2013
Apple's September 10 event, September 09, 2013
Samsung Unpacked at IFA, September 04, 2013
Samsung Unpacked 2013 Episode 2, September 04, 2013
Apple fiscal Q3 2013 , July 23, 2013
WWDC 2013 Keynote, June 10, 2013
Apple fiscal Q2 2013 earnings call, April 23, 2013
Apple iPad mini unveiling, October 23, 2012
Apple iPhone 5 launch event, September 12, 2012
Apple Financial Conference Call Q3 2012, July 24, 2012
Live 2012 WWDC Coverage, June 11, 2012
Apple fiscal Q2 2012 results call, April 24, 2012
Apple cash balance call, March 19, 2012
Apple's iPad 3 Event, March 07, 2012
Apple fiscal Q1 2012 results call, January 24, 2012
Apple FYQ4 Quarterly Results, October 18, 2011
Apple - Let's Talk iPhone, October 04, 2011
Apple July Conference Call, July 19, 2011
Live WWDC 2011 Event Coverage, June 06, 2011
Google I/O 2011 day one keynote, May 10, 2011
Apple fiscal Q2 2011 results call, April 20, 2011
March 2 iPad event, March 02, 2011
Intel Thunderbolt Technology, February 24, 2011
HP webOS event, February 09, 2011
Google Android event, February 02, 2011
Apple January January 2011 fiscal results call, January 18, 2011
Verizon NYC Event, January 11, 2011
Google Chrome Event, December 07, 2010
Acer's Interact event, November 23, 2010
Back to the Mac, October 20, 2010
Apple's FYQ4 2010 results, October 18, 2010
Google TV Intro, October 12, 2010
Apple Sept 1 music event, September 01, 2010
BlackBerry August 3 Event, August 03, 2010
Apple iPhone 4 Press Conference, July 16, 2010
Sony E3 Keynote, June 15, 2010
Nintendo E3 Keynote, June 15, 2010
Microsoft E3 Keynote, June 14, 2010
WWDC 2010, June 07, 2010
D8 conference 2010, June 01, 2010
Google I/O Keynote II, May 09, 2010
Google I/O Keynote, May 19, 2010
Apple earnings - 2010, April 20, 2010
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