Found Footage: Steve Jobs interview on CNBCiPhone
After all the excitement and iPhone-ness of yesterday’s Keynote, Steve sat down with Jim Goldman of CNBC to talk iPhone. Goldman asked Steve about the conspicious lack of an iPhone intro date for both Russia and China, which are pretty big markets. Steve says that we should look for some announcements later this year on those fronts.
Goldman also asked why Wall Street has such a love/hate relationship with Apple. Steve responding by noting that Apple has had record quarter after record quarter, and Wall Street usually comes out at the right place.
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Don’t bother watching the 107 minute version of Steve Jobs WWDC Keynote: instead, watch mahalodaily’s 60 second version.
(Via Mahalo Daily)
TUAW WWDC 2008 Day 1 coverage roundupThat was a heck of a way to start off WWDC 2008, don’t you think? Just in case you didn’t get a change to read all of our 40 or so posts today, I thought I would highlight a few.
Be sure to check out our WWDC 2008 coverage page for lots more info.
TUAW Meta-Liveblog of WWDC 08 Keynote: Our award winning coverage of other sites’ live coverage of the WWDC keynote
iPhone 2.0 firmware will ship in early July, touch users pay $9.95: iPhone users get the 2.0 firmware for free, while iPod touch folks have to pay Apple ten bucks.
iPhone 3G announced: Did you know Apple makes a phone? The new iPhone, dubbed the iPhone 3G, sports faster networking, longer battery life, GPS, and a flush headphone jack. All of that, and it costs much less ($199 for an 8 gig and $299 for the 16 gig model).
MobileMe announced: .Mac is dead, long live MobileMe. Well, at least that will be the case on July 11. The .Mac replacement offers up push email, calendaring, contacts as well as Web 2.0 apps for checking said things. It still costs $99 for an individual account and $149 for a family subscription (all subscriptions last for a year).
WWDC Reader Q&A Liveblog: You had questions, and we tried to answer them.
Apple posts video of WWDC 2008 keynote: Watch it in the comfort of your own Mac.
3G iPhone: What it means – a look at the hardware: Cory checks out what comes in the iPhone 3G box.
Where can I buy an iPhone 3g?: Christina whipped up a very cool map showing you all the countries that Apple will be selling the iPhone 3G in.
AT&T talks iPhone 3G plans, apps: AT&T spills the beans about the new iPhone service plans (spoiler alert, they are more expensive) and talks about the Yellowpages.com app they are working on.
Confirmed: GoPhone is No Go and in-store Activation only: Erica confirms that the iPhone 3G will have to be activated in store, no more iTunes activations for you! Also, the GoPhone plan won’t be available for the iPhone 3G.
.Mac to MobileMe: what’s the deal?: Apple explains the transition from .Mac to MobileMe for current subscribers.
Get a $30 discount on MobileMe: A little bargain hunting never hurt anyone.
What isn’t making the cut from .Mac to MobileMe: iCards will be no more. A nation mourns (or at least a WiFi expert does).
Snow Leopard (aka OS X 10.6)
Apple posts details about Snow Leopard: A press release details some of the features found in Snow Leopard.
Apple posts Snow Leopard website: Even more about Apple’s next cat.
Apple posts Snow Leopard Server information: Some information about the server flavor of Snow Leopard, which will include some very cool new features.
Live Coverage of the WWDC 08 Keynote
A great list from Mactropolis.
The day is here, and all the rumors of late are going to come to an end when Mr. Jobs takes the stage. Should be a very interesting day to see what is announced. If you’re looking for some ‘live’ coverage then there are a few places you can check out. Most of these live blogs will begin sometime around 10AM PST.
All of the links below are live-blogging from the convention floor. Check ‘em out and let me know which one was best. Kind of lame, I’d rather have live video, but it seems these days the best you can do at these events is to live-blog… I digress… here are the links:
I followed MacRumors at MacWorld, and they did a great job of live-blogging. I’d recommend them again, but it’s your call
Again, after the keynote is all over, be sure to be on the looking for the video podcast of the keynote available via iTunes sometime early this afternoon.
WWDC 2008 is tomorrow: 10:00AM PT / 1:00PM ET, be there
Yep, Apple’s big developer conference kicks off in under 24 hours. We know some of you won’t sleep well tonight, but you’ve got some time to kill, so why not take a moment to make your original iPhone feel appreciated one last time — before you kick it to the curb in favor of the new 3G model His Steveness will be announcing. Everything you need to know is below, and don’t forget to bookmark the keynote page. There there, original iPhone, it’ll be okay.
Where you need to be:
Steve Jobs WWDC 2008 keynote – live coverage
All WWDC 2008 coverage [RSS] [Twitter]
Local times posted here
El WWDC empieza este lunes 9 de junio a las 10:00 PST USA… ¡prepárate!
WWDC 08 Keynote: Bang or Bust?
We’re almost there. The WWDC is due to kick off on Monday with Steve Jobs’ keynote address… and we can finally put all of the rumors and speculating to bed. What do you think 100% for sure absolutely positive YES is going to be announced at the keynote? (I realize that last sentence didn’t make much sense).
There are three things that I’m keeping my fingers crossed about… Am sincerely hoping they all get announced at the keynote…The chances are slim, but heck, wouldn’t it be nice?
Obviously first and foremost will be the 3G iPhone announcement. That is almost a certainty. Will be great to see what the new iPhone has packed into it, what options it has, and more…
Next on my list would be the iPhone App Store. That has to be coming soon. Would make sense to launch this to coincide with the new iPhone.
Last on my list would be the launch of the iPhone internationally. Will there be announcements of the iPhone going green in Canada, Italy, Greece, and Australia to name a few? Rumors were that Apple was coordinating a massive international launch of the iPhone all around or on the same date. That would be great, and I can speak for other Canadians when I say ‘About GD Time!’
Of course, there have been so many more rumors including new iPhones coming in multiple colors, video conferencing via iChat on the iPhone, a slimmer and lighter iPhone, and a whole lot more… I’m sure you’ve read or heard all of the rumors by now.
So much to speculate on, I’m just happy this will be coming to an end next week. I’m hoping that the keynote delivers more than we are expecting… But we’ll have to wait and see.
What do you think? What is the WWDC Keynote going to deliver? …and will it be a bang or a bust!?
Where to get the best WWDC Live Coverage.
Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference is an annual event showcasing everything Apple and Development related. Every year, thousands of top industry professionals and Apple enthusiasts get together in San Francisco, CA at the Moscone West. 2008 is the first year where this event has sold out, largely in part to the brand new “iPhone Development Track” Apple is focusing on this year.
Although we wish we could attend WWDC this year, we simply weren’t able to make it happen. (”sigh”) But, that doesn’t mean we aren’t going to follow it from our favorite neighboring sites !!! Below is a list of our 3 favorite sites offering live WWDC coverage and links to their live updates page.
Check them out HERE
WWDC – OS X Banners Hanging at Moscone West.
Apple has already hung banners for “OS X iPhone” and “OS X Leopard” at the Moscone West in getting ready for the annual Worldwide Developer Conference.
This is the first time attendance at WWDC has sold out, largely in part because of the popularity of the iPhone development platform and the SDK release earlier this year.
The Leopard banner reads: “The world’s most advanced Operating System” and the iPhone banner reads: “The world’s most advanced mobile platform.”