Hi everyone - welcome to our live coverage of Apple's 2014 WWDC.
Just getting things warmed up - the keynote is expected to begin at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. local
Lots of speculation about what Apple will show here. Is there anything in particular you'd like to see?
They're playing the latest single from Coldplay in the background before this thing starts.
Starting with a video "what is a developer like?"
Apparently they have beards, glasses.
Right now - what app can't you live without? Instagram, Pinterest, Airbnb, etc.
Cool - they're getting into robotics, how it can be used to help people out
Tim Cook takes to the stage - thanking developers for all the work they've done (no surprises there).
BTW - this is the 25th time Apple's had a WWDC.
2/3 of attendees are there for the very first time.
40 million copies of Mavericks have been installed since October
Cook says Mavericks adoption is the fastest ever of any PC operating system in history.
Craig Federighi takes the stage, making jokes about what to call OSX.
OS X Yosemite - new name for the next version of OS X. #Apple
Main new feature - 'continuity'
Team says they focused on clarity, design. adding translucent designs to the dock.
"Check out that trash can. That is a gorgeous trash can" #WWDC
Dark backgrounds, new 'Today' view shows an at-a-glance look of calendar, reminders, weather, more,
But you can now add other widgets to it, from the APp store
Searchlight is improved - search bar appears in the middle of the screen , searching local and web
Craig opened the Maps app. As he scrolls, the map's title bar is translucent.
Spotlight - touted as a great tool to 'search for people'
The search tool (spotlight) looks to be really ramped up. From social to email to files an apps
All files on the drive are accessibly from the Finder.
That includes iOS, Windows files too
Mail - improvements to synching, files and attachments
Apple launchign MailDrop - so that you can send large attachments, encrypted, via iCloud #WWDC
Markup lets you doodle on images in email
Smart Search field shows you all your favourites, so you don't need to have a search bar taking up space
Built-in sharing now in Safari for easy sharing
New birds-eye tab view for people who have lots of tabs open at the same time (guilty as charged)
Improved 2 hours longer battery life for Macs thanks to improvements to the video plugin
There's the new tabs view
Check out the Markup tool in Mail - screen grab of the live demo