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iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus: What you need to know

Apple's finally taken the wraps off its next iPhone and, voila, there are two of them: the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus. Here's what we know about both of them.

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iOS 8 FAQ: What we know about Apple's next-generation mobile OS

Apple has finally announced a ship date (September 17) for the operating system that'll be running our iPhones and iPads for the next year. Here's what you need to know about it before then.

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Slideshow: Up close with the iPhone 6

Pictures of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus from the Apple 9.9.2014 event in Cupertino.

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Slideshow: The Apple Watch in person

Photos taken during the hands-on session at Tuesday's Apple event in Cupertino.

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Slideshow: Highlights from the 9.9.2014 Apple event

A collection of photos from Tuesday's introduction of the iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch.

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Tweet storm: Follow Apple's big event, 140 characters at a time

What will Tim Cook announce at Apple's fall event? An iPhone? Two iPhones? Two iPhones and an iPod Shuffle?

The hidden structure of the Apple keynote

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Wondering how long into an Apple keynote the company usually reveals the new iPhone? Who gets the most laughs on stage? Dan Frommer crunches the numbers.

Review roundup: All the Mac apps in GemFest 2014

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Today's the last day of our annual GemFest. You can check this handy chart to see the featured apps. Our regular Mac Gems column rotation continues next week.

How I Hacked My Own iCloud Account, for Just $200

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Mashable's Christina Warren has more or less recreated the iCloud hack from earlier this week on her own account, armed with little more than $200 worth of available tools.

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Our favorite iOS Apps, September edition

What iOS apps are Macworld's staffers loving this month? Check in with Serenity Caldwell, Dan Frakes, and the rest of the crew.

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Automate your Mac: The smart way to handle repetitive Mac chores

Managing files, dealing with email, working with iTunes, and more: All can be made a lot easier with automation tools like Hazel, Keyboard Maestro, and TextExpander (plus old standbys like AppleScript, Automator).

Why Apple’s mobile-payments system might actually work

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Rumors have been flying about Apple launching a payment system next week, and Dan Frommer lays out the reasons while the time may finally be ripe.

Conjecture regarding larger iPhone displays

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John Gruber crunches the numbers on purported 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhones to figure out what resolution they'll likely sport.

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Our favorite iOS Apps, August edition

What iOS apps are Macworld's staffers loving this month? Check in with Serenity Caldwell, Dan Frakes, and the rest of the crew.

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iPhone 6: What we know, what we don't know, what we'd like to see

The next iPhone looks to be announced on September 9, which means the rumor mill is in full drive speculating over its purported features. Here are the facts we know, rumors debunked, and some reasoned guesses about what it'll be like.