Steve Jobs to Introduce iCloud, iOS 5, and Mac OS X Lion at WWDC Keynote


Apple today announced that Steve Jobs will indeed host the keynote for the company's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) next Monday in San Francisco. Aside from the expected focus on iOS 5 and Mac OS X Lion, Apple's announcement also confirms that Jobs will introduce the company's "iCloud" service.

Apple CEO Steve Jobs and a team of Apple executives will kick off the company's annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) with a keynote address on Monday, June 6 at 10:00 a.m. At the keynote, Apple will unveil its next generation software - Lion, the eighth major release of Mac OS X; iOS 5, the next version of Apple’s advanced mobile operating system which powers the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch; and iCloud, Apple's upcoming cloud services offering.

Apple last month was reported to have purchased the iCloud.com domain name, with additional reports claiming that Apple has indeed been referring to its streaming service by that name. Apple has been said to be close to wrapping up negotiations with major music labels and publishers to allow users to stream their owned music from Apple's cloud-based servers to any of a number of Internet-connected devices.

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123 months ago
I can't remember Apple ever telling you what was being introduced at an event in a press release.
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123 months ago
Let's hope iCloud is not only in the US!

Can't wait for iOS5! A better Notification system is all I want!
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123 months ago
Sweet. Hope there is a video stream available.
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123 months ago
I really hope Apple do a live video broadcast of this!
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123 months ago
:eek:

Where is the Apple I have come to know and love? The one that keeps me guessing and feeding off rumors and supposed leaks until 10AM Pacific Time on announcement day?
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123 months ago
So iCloud.com essentially confirmed as Apple's.

What will the 'one more thing' be if all this is pre-announced?
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