Apple's WWDC 2013: The hottest tickets in townApril 25, 2013: 2:55 PM ET
Five years ago, Apple ran out of seats in two months. This year: 90 seconds.
FORTUNE -- How badly do developers want to write software for Apple's (AAPL) iPhone and Mac App Stores? Here's one measure: In 2008 it took 61 days for the company's annual World Wide Developers Conference to sell out. On Thursday, roughly 5,000 tickets for WWDC 2013 went on sale at 1 p.m. EST. Ninety seconds later, they were all gone.
It's hard to show something like that in a chart. I had to use a log scale.