Apple WWDC 2017 live blog | CNET
Want CNET to notify you of price drops and the latest stories?
No, thank you

Apple WWDC 2017 live blog

The Worldwide Developers Conference is where Apple outlines new features for the iPhone, Mac, iPad, Apple Watch and Apple TV. And we may even see some new hardware, too.

  • Scott Stein 6/5/2017 7:21:14 PM
    Privacy addressed: anonymous ID with encrypted info sent on "Hey Siri" command.
  • James Martin 6/5/2017 7:21:17 PM
  • Shara Tibken 6/5/2017 7:21:28 PM
    "Typically Wi-Fi speakers are $300 to $500. Smart speakers are $100 to $200. Not unreasonable for smart home speakers to be $400 to $700"
  • dan.ackerman 6/5/2017 7:21:31 PM
    Especially for smart assistants there's a constant struggle between privacy and ability.
  • Scott Stein 6/5/2017 7:21:37 PM
    The HomePod price of $349 is way more than Echo or Google Home.
  • James Martin 6/5/2017 7:21:47 PM
  • Shara Tibken 6/5/2017 7:21:52 PM
    HomePod will be $349. White and space gray. Shipping in December first in US, UK and Australia
  • Shara Tibken 6/5/2017 7:21:59 PM
    Tim Cook is back.
  • Shara Tibken 6/5/2017 7:22:22 PM
    "It's been an incredible morning. We've shared with you lots of things this morning, and all of them are shipping this year. Some now, some in the fall and some at the end of the year."
  • Scott Stein 6/5/2017 7:22:37 PM
    I think...we're finally wrapping up. 2.5 hours, nearly
  • Shara Tibken 6/5/2017 7:22:52 PM
    Cook is running through a recap of the news
  • James Martin 6/5/2017 7:23:04 PM
  • James Martin 6/5/2017 7:23:25 PM
  • dan.ackerman 6/5/2017 7:23:45 PM
    Looks like we're wrapping up. A very modest set of Mac updates, but worthwhile if you've been holding off on an upgrade. Very interested to hear exactly what the CPU bump in the MacBook Air is. And, that iMac Pro looks very cool -- but I admit it's way too pro for me.
  • Scott Stein 6/5/2017 7:24:05 PM
    Kinda interesting that Apple chose to show two products as longer-range "sneak peeks"
  • Scott Stein 6/5/2017 7:24:23 PM
    Demo room time. See you soon, stay tuned for a lot more!
  • James Martin 6/5/2017 7:24:54 PM
  • James Martin 6/5/2017 7:25:15 PM
  • Shara Tibken 6/5/2017 7:25:45 PM
    Thanks everyone!
  • Shara Tibken 6/5/2017 7:25:50 PM
    we're logging off to check out our demo area
  • Shara Tibken 6/5/2017 7:25:52 PM
    thanks for tuning in
Powered by Platform for Live Reporting, Events, and Social Engagement