As it does every year, Apple today opened registration for its annual three-day „Apple Camp“ event. At Apple Camp, kids between the ages of 8 and 12 can partake in hands-on projects at Apple retail locations by choosing one of three tracks and spending 90 minutes per day for three days „immersed in their chosen subject.“
The three programs include „Coding with Sphero Robots“, „Beat Making and Songwriting with GarageBand“, and „Telling Stories with Clips.“ Apple broke down what each program is about on the registration page for Apple Camp:
Coding with Sphero Robots – In this three-day session for [...]
Apple today announced that its 29th annual Worldwide Developers Conference will kick off on Monday, June 4 and will last through Friday, June 8 with the conference to be held once again at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California.
Developers can register to attend starting today, and Apple says registration will be open until Thursday, March 22 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time. As is typical, Apple will be selecting WWDC attendees using a lottery system due to the popularity of the conference.
Tickets will be priced at $1,599, and only developers who win Apple’s ticket lottery will be able to purchase a WWDC ticket. To enter the lottery, [...]
Apple is set to give U.S. users of its mobile Health app a one-tap option to sign up as organ donors when the company releases iOS 10 this fall (via CNBC).
The option to enroll in the national donor registry will be made available via a button in the operating system’s native Health app, which allows users to view and manage their health and fitness data.
Speaking to The Associated Press, CEO Tim Cook said he hoped the new option would help ease a longstanding donor shortage, a problem that hit home when Steve Jobs endured an „excruciating“ wait for a liver transplant in March 2009.
Cook reportedly offered to donate a portion of his own [...]