Apple Execs Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi to Speak at Code Conference in May

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  1. MacRumors macrumors bot


    Apr 12, 2001

    Apple executives Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi will speak at the first annual Code Conference hosted by Re/code, the site reported today. The duo will headline the second night of the event in late May.

    Eddy Cue serves as Apple's senior vice president of Internet Software and Services handling the iTunes Store, App Store, iCloud, and more, while Federighi serves as the senior vice president of Software Engineering, overseeing both iOS and OS X.

    Both Cue and Federighi report directly to Tim Cook and are responsible for overseeing many essential elements of Apple's ecosystem.

    Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher of Re/code have done multiple yearly conferences, formerly under All Things D. Past events have included interviews with former Apple CEO Steve Jobs and last year's event featured current Apple CEO Tim Cook, who spoke about wearables and television.

    The 2014 Code Conference will also feature speakers like General Motors CEO Mary Barra and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. While the event is sold out, the site does have plans to post news and videos on Re/code throughout the conference.

    Article Link: Apple Execs Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi to Speak at Code Conference in May
  2. TreyCox macrumors regular

    Jan 6, 2012
    Swainsboro, Ga
  3. SmileyBlast! macrumors 6502a


    Mar 1, 2011
    Amazing how successful Re/code has been out of the gate.
  4. macjonny1 macrumors 6502a


    Jan 10, 2006
    Hey Craig button up your shirt!

    cool hair BTW!
  5. komodo55555 macrumors newbie

    Apr 28, 2014
    it's definitely better than hearing "...the best product" for the 100th time.
  6. Rogifan macrumors P6


    Nov 14, 2011
    Will be interesting if they drop any hints or if Apple PR makes sure they stick to script.
  7. Traverse macrumors 603


    Mar 11, 2013
    I like Craig, he has a likable personality on stage. More human than Phil in my opinion.

    Plus, dat hair! XD
  8. Shaun, UK macrumors 68030

    Mar 23, 2006
    Excited? Why, they're not going to tell us anything we don't already know. Apple execs are like robots, they are programmed to avoid answering anything that we would actually like to know. Bet this will be a dull as dishwater.
  9. i4m macrumors regular

    Jun 12, 2013
    Apple's bad boys with their shirts open... the opposite of Jobs' turtleneck.. :)
  10. mdridwan47 macrumors 6502


    Jan 20, 2014
    This I Like. They should be far more interesting than Cook. I'm very Excited. :D
  11. Since macrumors newbie

    Oct 31, 2012
    For a moment the head line scared, before I completed reading it.
    I thought they were leaving the company! :eek:
  12. Zimmy68 macrumors 65816


    Jul 23, 2008
    Wow, Eddy Cue is still employed after the ebook fiasco???
  13. SanJacinto macrumors regular


    Nov 3, 2011
    Milky Way Galaxy
    Me too. This little shock moment remembers me of this "Jony Ive thing" when he disappeared from Apple's homepage.
  14. Richardgm macrumors 6502a


    Aug 1, 2008
    I like Craig and Eddy, they should have much more to say than Cook. See last year's event.
  15. Millah macrumors 6502a

    Aug 6, 2008
    Because hearing them talk about unannounced products is the only thing to gain by hearing these two guys speak? Boy, then Steve Jobs appearances must have been a snoozefest for you :rolleyes:

    The excitement is from picking the brains of these two important and intelligent leaders at Apple, and listening to a little bit of their insight.

    Those talks with Steve Jobs were pretty insightful and fascinating looks into the mind of a genius. It was just very interesting listening to him talk about a variety of topics. Same for Tim Cook. I suspect the same will be for Craig and Eddy. And their personalities will probably make it a little more humorous.
  16. Rogifan macrumors P6


    Nov 14, 2011
    I wish this conference was after WWDC. Then we know they'd have something to talk about.
  17. Swift macrumors 65816


    Feb 18, 2003
    Los Angeles
    Let them compete

    10 years down the line, what happens at Apple? Who's the CEO? It's good that Cook isn't the only face of Apple. Steve dominated that way. Cook doesn't. This is his team.
  18. Shaun, UK macrumors 68030

    Mar 23, 2006
    To coin a phrase Craig and Eddy are not and never will be Steve Jobs. He was a one off. He was a showman. Tim Cook interesting? Are you joking! The guy is about as boring as it gets. If you enjoy listening to Tim Cook you have a bigger problem than me.

    PS Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit and I don't appreciate people who use the sarcasm smile in their posts as if somehow they have the only right to an opinion.
  19. nzalog macrumors 6502

    Jul 25, 2012
    Very mane stream.
  20. Tech198 macrumors G3

    Mar 21, 2011
    Australia, Perth
    Craig Federighi has gone a bit more grey since i last saw him
  21. Ddyracer macrumors 68000


    Nov 24, 2009
  22. macs4nw macrumors 68040


    That would definitely be a big loss! But never fear, their well documented passion for Apple (plus some very persuasive, if not downright lucrative, stock options) will hopefully keep them firmly planted in Cupertino. ;)
  23. cosmolv macrumors member


    Aug 18, 2012
  24. anthonyp01 macrumors member


    Oct 19, 2012
    United Kingdom

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