WWDC – Apple’s International Developer Convention – is ready to kick of on 7 June 2021 with a keynote at which the corporate will expose its plans for the running techniques on our iPhones, iPads, Macs, Watches, HomePods and Apple TVs.

Because of the continuing Coronavirus pandemic Apple is working a digital WWDC, simply because it did in 2020. Which means that, as has been the case for contemporary Apple occasions, the WWDC keynote will take the type of a video circulation from Apple’s headquarters through which we’re prone to see more than a few Apple workforce demo the brand new options for Apple’s running techniques and products and services that will likely be arriving within the autumn.

It additionally implies that reasonably than the standard 6,000 attendees (as of 2018) any person who’s an Apple developer will likely be in a position to sign up for the periods through which Apple discusses the fine details of the brand new running techniques and the way the brand new options can also be implemented.

The WWDC keynote has at all times been a far watch tournament. On this article we’re going to get started off with the way to watch the keynote deal with, together with when it’s going to kick off, after which we’re going to speak about how you’ll watch one of the different WWDC comparable content material that you just could possibly achieve get admission to to.

When is the WWDC 2021 Keynote?

The keynote will occur on day considered one of WWDC 2021.

The primary day is Monday 7 June. Apple has showed that the keynote will start at 10am PDT.

Here is what that interprets to within the international locations the place maximum of our readers reside:

  • UK: 7 June at 6pm (BST)
  • Europe: 7 June at 7pm (CEST)
  • US: 7 June at 10am (PDT), 11am (MDT), midday (CDT), 1pm (EDT)
  • Canada: 7 June at 10am (PDT), 11am (MDT), midday (CDT), 1pm (EDT), 2pm (ADT)
  • India: 7 June at 10.30pm (IST)
  • Australia: 8 June at 1am (AWST), 2.30am (ACST), 3am (AEST)

The development will almost definitely final about one to 2 hours.

The right way to watch the WWDC Keynote

Apple will livestream the keynote presentation so any person can watch. Underneath we will be able to run even though the more than a few techniques to observe relying for your tool.

There are a variety of choices. You’ll watch on Apple’s YouTube channel. (Recently you’re going to see final 12 months’s WWDC keynote embedded on the best of this web page, however we will be able to transfer this to the brand new tournament as soon as this is reside).

Then again you’ll watch on Apple’s personal web page.

(Previously Apple has additionally streamed the development continue to exist Twitter. It does not appear to be repeating this experiment, as an alternative directing fans to apple.com, however there might be tweets posted throughout the development.)

Apple’s particular occasions web page has all of the information you wish to have, together with the choice so as to add it on your calendar.

Apple Keynote

The right way to watch WWDC Keynote on a Mac

There are a couple of techniques to observe the WWDC keynote on a Mac.

You’ll watch the place it streams at the Apple Web page via Safari on macOS Sierra 10.12 or later. To look at, merely head to the Apple Match web page. Even though it seems like Apple will circulation it at once on apple.com.

You’re going to additionally be capable to watch – and obtain the keynote – within the TV app right here. (Recently that hyperlink is going to the September 2019 tournament).

It’s going to even be to be had to observe at the Apple Developer web page.

Following the top of the keynote it’s going to even be to be had to observe within the Apple Podcast app right here and the Apple TV app.

You’ll additionally watch earlier 12 months’s keynotes in Apple’s Podcasts app, which is to be had in macOS Catalina.

The right way to watch WWDC Keynote on iPad or iPad

Apple says its keynote movies are very best skilled on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod contact the usage of Safari on iOS 10 or later (even if it’s going to play on iOS 9 too).

To look at, both pass to the Apple Match web page or open the TV app and watch the circulation there. 

The right way to watch WWDC keynote on Apple TV

Apple TV customers will be capable to watch the keynote so long as they’ve an Apple TV that helps the App Retailer and contours the TV app.

It is possible for you to to observe the keynote by means of the TV app.

Up to now Apple hosted the WWDC keynote inside of a devoted Occasions app at the Apple TV however this 12 months that app has been made redundant and as an alternative the keynote will seem as an choice inside the TV app.

The right way to watch WWDC keynote on YouTube

Apple will even circulation the keynote on YouTube right here. (And you are able to see it on the best of this text).

The circulation is already arrange with a preview revealed on YouTube. You’ll create a “Watch Later” reminder so you do not omit the display.

The right way to watch on a PC

PC homeowners will want Microsoft Edge on Home windows 10 to observe on Apple’s website online. Or they are able to watch the usage of YouTube as above.

The right way to watch on the rest…

Apple says different platforms might be able to get admission to the circulation the usage of contemporary variations of Chrome or Firefox (MSE, H.264, and AAC required).

To look at, consult with the Apple Match web page.

The right way to watch at an Apple Retailer

Previously native retail outlets participated in broadcast occasions which the general public used to be inspired to join on Apple’s web page the place you’ll seek for your native retailer. On the other hand, within the present pandemic it’s not going that Apple will likely be encouraging gatherings on the Apple Shops this 12 months.

UK Apple Shops have reopened in maximum places (in finding out if the Apple Shops have reopened close to you). In case your native retailer is open it can be broadcasting the development on a display there. 

In 2019 the next retail outlets confirmed the keynote:

  • Greenhithe, Bluewater
  • Liverpool, Liverpool
  • London, Brent Pass
  • London, Covent Lawn
  • London, Regent Side road
  • Manchester, Arndale
  • Sheffield, Meadowhall
  • Southampton

Can I sign up for WWDC periods?

WWDC is not just the keynote. If you wish to in finding out extra in regards to the new instrument coming to Macs, iPhones, iPads and different Apple merchandise you can be to be told that during 2021 Apple will likely be permitting all registered builders to get admission to the periods on-line.

Apple has introduced the line-up for WWDC, together with timings for the Platforms State of the Union presentation and the 100+ developer periods.

Sadly handiest registered builders can concentrate into periods – that are normally safe by way of an NDA. On the other hand, in case you are a registered developer and most often you’re one of the crucial many that misses out on WWDC tickets, this 12 months you’re going to achieve get admission to to all of the periods – and crucially, be capable to ask your questions of the presenters.

That is the road up:

  • 7 June, 10am PDT: Apple Keynote
  • 7 June, 2pm PDT: Platforms State of the Union
  • 10 June, 2pm PDT: Apple Design Awards


  • 200 in-depth periods with ‘Get admission to to Mavens’.
  • Quite a lot of ‘Particular Occasions’.
  • New for WWDC21: ‘Pavillions’.

The right way to sign in as a developer

To sign in as a developer head over to the Apple Developer Program registration web page and click on Enrol.

Registering as an Apple developer will provide you with get admission to to give a boost to fabrics, and help you sign in Macs and iOS gadgets with Apple so you’ll use them to run your instrument.

You’ll check in with your individual Apple ID (advisable in case you are a unmarried developer), or you’ll create an Apple ID only for the developer account (advisable in case you are creating for an organization).

You should not have to pay Apple to sign in as a developer. You’ll enroll and achieve get admission to to all of the developer equipment with out paying a penny. The elemental registration is ok for creating and checking out an app, even if it is very important enroll with Apple for club if you wish to obtain the developer previews.

How to sign up for WWDC periods

Apple has mentioned that the WWDC 2021 structure will ship a “complete program with a web based keynote and periods, providing a perfect studying enjoy for our whole developer group, everywhere in the international”.

Apple will likely be sharing all of the main points within the weeks forward. Builders are inspired to obtain the Apple Developer app for more info.