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Apple WWDC 2014 Live Blog: Follow All The News As It Happened

Apple started Developer Conference season with a bang this morning at the 2014 WWDC keynote. We were there with all the news as it happened. Check out all the minute-by-minute coverage, and all the screengrabs you can handle.


Did You Preorder A Set Of Project Glass Explorer Editions?

Later this month and early next month, Google is planning two hackathons in San Francisco (January 28-29) and New York (February 1-2) that they’re calling “Glass Foundry” for any developer who preordered Google Glass from last year’s I/O conference.


The iPhone 5 Is Coming On September 12

If you’re holding out on buying an iPhone until the new one is out, mark Apple’s just-announced September 12 event on your calendar. The Loop has posted the invitation and says the event will begin at 10am PDT (September 13, 3am AEST) at the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco.


First Comes The Dream: An Evening Of Innovation And Imagination

There’s a spirit of imagination that we all have as children. At a certain point, it can fade. But those dreams and aspirations never become less crucial to innovation, and that’s why, last night, we brought together some of the greatest minds in science and technology in New York City to collectively remind ourselves how important it is to keep dreaming.


Facebook Events Are Finally Useful

We’ve been inviting people to parties and attending other people’s parties through Facebook for years and years and years. But only now are they finally easy to look at, thanks to a new calendar view.


Breakfast Wrap: Best Of Google I/O Day One

Day one of Google’s developer extravaganza brought us a few things we were expecting, like the latest iteration of Android. But it also brought us an orb-shaped media streamer made for Google Play, and Australian pricing and release dates for the Nexus 7 tablet. Here’s a rundown of the top stories.


Google I/O 2012 Live Blog: All The News As It Happened

Google’s annual I/O developer conference kcked off at 2.30am this morning, and Gizmodo liveblogged all the keynote news as it happened. Here’s everything you need to know about the Nexus 7 tablet, Nexus Q entertainment PC, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and more — prices, specs, pictures and video!


What's Google Announcing At I/O?

With WWDC behind us and Microsoft’s Surface tablet out of the bag, it’s Google’s turn to take the lid off. Tomorrow’s annual I/O developer conference should offer a heaping buffet of new products and software developments. But let’s start with the usual amuse-bouche: a crapload of rumours. So what might I/O bring this year?


Throw A Party On Facebook Without Making Everyone Hate You

Mass text invites end in chaos. Group emails are a pain in the arse and easy to forget. The Facebook Event is the cleanest, fastest way to corral everyone you want to be around in one central place, making directions, timing, and who’s bringing the potato salad a matter of clicks. Odds are, a lot (if not all) of the people you want at your backyard rager are on Facebook — so let’s do this thing without pissing anyone off.


Apple Event Announced For Next Thursday

Mark your calendars: Apple has summoned the press corps for a special event on January 19 in New York City. That’s next Thursday. What’s this going to be? A special version of the iPad for students, perhaps?