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Premium-Inhalt. On Monday, Apple CEO Tim Cook will kick off Apple's (WWDC) in San Francisco. At its most basic, WWDC gives developers a rare chance to speak directly with Apple engineers about their coding efforts and learn about new features presented during the opening keynote.