Apple Teases Dawn of a 'New Era' and Coding 'New Worlds' at WWDC

Apple is overtly teasing the start of "a new era" and the ability to "code new worlds" at WWDC this year, building anticipation around the widely expected announcement of its mixed-reality headset.

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A tweet shared by Apple earlier today made the "new era" remark, seemingly leaning into the high expectations surrounding next week's WWDC keynote. The launch of a major new device and operating system, something that has not occurred since the debut of the original Apple Watch in September 2014, would certainly seem to justify the start of a new era for the company.

In a similar move, Apple yesterday published a blog post on the Apple Developer website titled "Code new worlds." The language may hint at developers' ability to create immersive augmented-reality and virtual-reality experiences for Apple's headset.

Neither the "new era" nor "code new worlds" phrases had been used until now, in what seems to be a ramping up of rhetoric around the upcoming keynote event. Apple CEO Tim Cook referred to the "beginning of a new era for iPhone" upon announcing the ‌iPhone‌ 12 in October 2020, but the company seldom makes such bold statements ahead of events, especially for WWDC. Earlier today, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman said that he expects the keynote "to be one of Apple's longest ever and easily exceed two hours."

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macsorcery Avatar
10 months ago

WWDC should be about the software... I guess I say that as am not interested in a VR headset lol


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Leon Ze Professional Avatar
10 months ago
Code new worlds and stabilise old worlds should be Apple's new motto!
Score: 9 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Deedlez Avatar
10 months ago
What if everyone's wrong, and they announce the fabled car..?
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TheYayAreaLiving ?️ Avatar
10 months ago
Someone is asking since the new era begins next week. Can we also get hot pink iPhones this year?
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TheYayAreaLiving ?️ Avatar
10 months ago
Curious to know: What are the chances of me teleporting away from reality while wearing the new Apple AR/VR headset?
Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)
nwcs Avatar
10 months ago
The reality distortion field on switch has been flipped.
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