For the developers that couldn’t get their hands on a ticket for Apple’s WWDC 2013, there is an alternative called, AltWWDC. AltWWDC is a free and open alternative to Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference from June 10th-14th, 2013. Five days of talks, food, co-working, and mingling with other developers all without the bar noise. It doesn’t matter if you got a WWDC ticket or didn’t get a WWDC ticket, because the conference happens outside the conference. » AltWWDC: Free Alternative for Developers Without WWDC Tickets
Apple launched a new TV Ad focused on the iPhone 5 Camera. “Every day, more photos are taken with the iPhone than any other camera.” This TV Ad shows people actually using the phone who take series of colorful shots, rather than just the phone itself. It also shows users editing their photos and using the iPhone’s panorama feature, as well as its LED flash. Check out the video after the break.
The new leather Backup Case + Wool Felt Cover by Hard Graft offers an ‘always on’ protection for your iPhone 5 whilst the wool cover adds that little extra when you need to store it in your bag. But that’s not all, the cover doubles up as a clever stand that comes in handy for watching videos on the go or if you use your iPhone as a bed-side alarm clock. The case is handmade in Italy made with Italian leather – 100% wool felt. » New iPhone 5 Leather Bumper Case & Wool Felt Cover by Hard Craft
Apple has just announced that its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) will take place June 10-14 at the Moscone West convention center in San Francisco. Tickets for the WWDC 2013 will be priced at $1599 and go on sale on April 25 at 10:00 AM Pacific Time. If you would like to join this event, be fast since tickets for WWDC 2012 sold out in less than two hours. » Apple Announces WWDC 2013 Scheduled for June 10-14
Charity auction site CharityBuzz kicked off a charity auction for a cup of coffee with Tim Cook. In a matter of hours the bidding went from $5,000 to $160,000. The Estimated Value of this auction is $50,000 and with 20 days left, it will be interesting to see how much people are willing to pay to have a cup of coffee with Apple CEO Tim Cook. » Tim Cook Coffee Meeting Charity Auction Hits $160,000
Nicholas Allegra, a.k.a. Comex, “the 19-year-old JailbreakMe.com hacker” who was hired by Apple as an intern in 2011, has found a new home: Google. Allegra wrote on Twitter “In other news, I’m going to intern for Google in a few weeks”. He did not mention what he will be doing at Google, but he won’t be working on Android “an operating system that he has never “like[d] enough to ever want to hack it”. » Comex “iPhone Hacker” Heading To Google For An Internship
Macworld reports that Apple has added a new ‘download later‘ prompt to large media purchases “such as movies, TV shows, TV Season Passes, full TV seasons, movie bundles, and music box sets” made in iTunes or on the mobile iTunes Store. » Apple Adds “Download Later” Option To Large Purchases On Mobile iTunes Store