MacNN | WWDC 2013 tickets sell out in two minutes [u]
Mac News Network View: Standard | Headlines | Categorized | Slim
Mac News Network
Mac News iPod News Reviews Forums
 

Desktop Headlines
WWDC 2013 tickets sell out in two minutes [u]
Thursday, April 25, 2013 @ 2:03pm

(Updated with corrected timing) Apple has already sold out of passes to attend WWDC 2013 in San Francisco, according to the company's website. AppleInsider notes that sales were ended just two minutes after they opened at 10AM Pacific time. The pace beats last year's record, when passes were gone in roughly two hours.



The rapid sell-out may be linked to Apple promises that it will provide early copies of OS X 10.9 and iOS 7. The company has shown off and/or distributed new operating systems at WWDC in the past, but hasn't typically made advance announcements of its intent to hand out code. Developers outside WWDC will be able to get the new software as well, but will be missing hands-on help.

Comments on this Article
Print Friendly Version
Email to a Friend
Add MacNN to Your RSS Feeds
Buy from the Apple Store


Related Stories:

Today's MacNN Stories:

  • App deals for OS X: FlixMaster, Smart Recorder (free); General DB - 9:35 PM EST
  • App deals for iOS: Evermusic Pro, Calendarium, Stackables, more - 9:25 PM EST
  • Report claims Apple may upgrade Siri with VocalIQ technology soon - 2:50 PM EST
  • Caltech suing Apple, Broadcom over Wi-Fi patents - 2:48 PM EST
  • UT apartments force Facebook contract on tenants, rage ensues - 1:02 PM EST
  • Review: Moshi Urbana Mini - 12:06 PM EST
  • Pointers: Take Photos while shooting video on iPhone - 11:48 AM EST
  • MacNN Deals: Four offers you can pick up for less than $20 - 11:25 AM EST
  • This Week in Apple History: May 29 through June 3 - 10:30 AM EST
  • Indian government blocks Apple proposal to sell refurbished iPhones - 9:59 AM EST
  • MacNN Summer Project: This Old Mac Pro - 9:30 AM EST
  • Iran orders apps to store data on servers within the country - 7:49 AM EST
  • The Big Deal: Get Scrivener 2 for half price until the end of today - 5:49 AM EST

    Today's iPodNN Stories:
  • So long, and thanks for everything! - 2:31 PM EST
  • Lizard Squad member convicted over 50,700 computer crime charges - 9:58 AM EST
  • Microsoft offers grants to universities for HoloLens research - 7:25 AM EST
  • LG Display starts mass production of AIT display panels for notebooks - 7:47 AM EST
  • Briefly: EE fined £1M in UK, Unofficial YouTube app on Android Wear - 11:14 AM EST
  • No comments posted on this story yet. Please post yours.
    Your Comments
    In order to post comments, you must be a registered member of the MacNN Forums and logged in. Please login with your MacNN Forums username and password.

    MacNN Forums Login:

    MacNN Forums Password:

    Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.