By Stephen Hackett
June 29, 2020 9:00 AM PT
The Hackett File: Life After WWDC
WWDC 2020 has come and gone, and for the first time in the event’s 31-year history, the conference was entirely online.
In the Ye Olden Days, developers could get copies of WWDC sessions on VHS or DVD, and eventually watch them online. Over the last few years, Apple has worked hard to get session videos online faster and faster.
Of course this year, none of those edit-and-upload-as-quickly-as-possible skills were needed, as the entire conference was done in advance, ready to stream online like content from Netflix or Hulu.…