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App-makers ready and waiting as Apple reveals Worldwide Developers Conference kick-off date

"We’ve got incredible new technologies for iOS and OS X to share with developers at WWDC and around the world."

Apple will hold its 26th annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 8 June through 12 June at San Francisco’s Moscone West, promising more sessions than ever before streamed to developers.

At WWDC, Apple’s renowned developer community will come together to learn about the future of iOS and OS X, helping them continue to create the some of the most innovative apps in the world.

WWDC will feature more than 100 technical sessions, over 1,000 Apple engineers, hands-on labs to help developers integrate new technologies and fine tune their apps, as well as the Apple Design Awards which showcase the best new apps in the last year.

"The App Store ignited an app ecosystem that is simply amazing, forever changing the lives of customers and creating millions of jobs worldwide,” says Philip Schiller, Senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing, Apple.

"We’ve got incredible new technologies for iOS and OS X to share with developers at WWDC and around the world, and can’t wait to see the next generation of apps they create."

WWDC 2015 activities include more than 100 technical sessions presented by Apple engineers on a wide range of topics for developing, deploying and integrating the latest iOS and OS X technologies.

Also, over 1,000 Apple engineers supporting more than 100 hands-on labs and events will provide developers with code-level assistance, insight into optimal development techniques and guidance on how they can make the most of iOS and OS X technologies in their apps.

The conference also provides access to the latest innovations, features and capabilities of iOS and OS X, and best practices for enhancing an app’s functionality, performance, quality and design.

Developers can apply for tickets via the WWDC website now through Saturday, 18 April at 5 a.m. NZST.