Worldwide Developers Conference 2013 (or WWDC 2013 or WWDC13) was a computer conference that was hosted by Apple Inc. for its developers at the Moscone Center's West Hall in San Francisco, California. It was Apple's 24th annual Worldwide Developers Conference, held from June 10 to 14, 2013.
Tickets for WWDC 2013 went on sale at 10 AM PDT on April 25, 2013, selling out within 71 seconds (1 minute and 11 seconds). Apple also announced that it would award 150 free Student Scholarship tickets for young attendees to benefit from the conference's many workshops.
At the keynote event, Apple unveiled redesigned models of the Mac Pro, AirPort Time Capsule, AirPort Extreme, and MacBook Air, and showcased OS X Mavericks (10.9), iOS 7, iWork for iCloud, and a new music streaming service named iTunes Radio.
The WWDC 2013 Bash was held on June 13 at the Yerba Buena Gardens, where Vampire Weekend performed live. Attendees received a black wind breaker with the letters "WWDC" across the front and the number "13" stitched on the back.
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