New WWDC image makes Conference focus clear

The image above is the latest image from Apple in relation to WWDC 2008, and it makes it very clear on what to expect at the World Wide Developer’s Conference this year. While Mac development is, of course, important – the obvious focus this year is going to be on iPhone. I mean – look […]

Apple Design Awards 2008 Call for Entries

The 2008 Apple Design Awards call for entries went out late yesterday afternoon. This year there are seven categories including 2 new ones for the iPhone. Applications can be uploaded and entered before 5pm on May 12th, in any of the following cateogires: iPhone Developer Showcase – “Highlights innovative and compelling new iPhone applications built […]

Apple Gazette Daily 237 – Big Privacy News, At&t ETF, and WWDC Scholarship

podcast sponsor link: Click the link above to get your free audio book from Audible, and help support Apple Gazette at the same time! Today’s Show: Virgin Internet in the UK is making some big moves against privacy, At&t to pro-rate early termination fees, and the info for the WWDC scholarship is now online. You […]

WWDC 2008 mailer confirms dates, raises questions

Apple is already busy making plans for June, and the rumored dates of June 9th through the 13th have been confirmed as the official days for WWDC 2008. The image that Apple sent out features the Golden Gate Bridge – or rather 2 Golden Gate Bridges – going in two different directions. This has already […]

YouTube Find: Sinbad at WWDC 1999

Sinbad is a comedian that you may not have seen in a while, but in the 90s, he was one of my favorite stand-up comedians. He’s one of the few comedians that I could easily watch with my parents around, and I have to say, I even enjoyed some of his movies. That’s right, I’ll […]

iPhone Development – Innovative, or a Cop-Out?

Earlier today I posted some Thoughts on the Keynote, but I didn’t address the iPhone “Web 2.0” development issue on purpose. I think it’s worth a post by itself. After watching the Keynote, then watching it again – this time looking at it a bit differently – I couldn’t help but notice the utter silence […]

Thoughts on the Keynote (WWDC 2007)

You know, expectations always lead to a letdown.  It happened to just about everyone in the world when Star Wars: Episode One was released…it happened when M*A*S*H ended…hell it happened when my father saw Forrest Gump for the first time. Expecting something to be amazing and/or unforgetable almost always leads to disappointment. So, it’s no […]

WWDC Keynote Stream finally Online

Well, the stream for the Keynote is finally online. Honestly though, the quality is terrible. I’m not even going to bother watching it. Hopefully, they will make it available as a podcast the way they did Macworld earlier this year. Click here to check it out in craptastic streaming Quicktime.