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Introducing Macworld's iPad Starter Guide, Fourth Edition

Apple surprised everyone, even Macworld, when it released a fully souped-up fourth-generation iPad just six months after its predecessor. Our Superguide team went to work, and now we're proud to present the fourth edition of our iPad Starter Guide.

Introducing Macworld's Mac Basics Superguide for Mountain Lion

Going home for the holidays? Keep the tech talk off the table this year and answer your family's tech support questions with a copy of Macworld's Mac Basics Superguide, now updated for Mountain Lion.

iMessage, FaceTime out of commission on Sunday

Apple confirms that both iMessage and FaceTime are not working for some users. The company says service will be restored as soon as possible.

Buying Guide: iPad cases

A case, bag, or cover can protect your iPad from drops, bumps, and scratches. Here's our guide to the different types, along with recommendations for each.

This is Tim: Cook on Apple's fourth-quarter earnings, the iPad mini, and more

A transcript of Tim Cook's answers to questions on the iPad mini, iPhone, Apple TV, and more.

The new iPads: What you need to know

Now that we've had some time to go over Apple's press releases, spec sheets, and our own notes from the Apple press event, here's what we know about the new iPad mini and the fourth-generation iPad.

A year after Steve Jobs's death: As we should have expected, it's the same Apple

Steve Jobs died one year ago. Apple after Jobs is an awful lot like Apple with him at the helm. That's his legacy.

The five key decisions Apple must make

A year after the transition from founder Steve Jobs to successor Tim Cook, Apple is still thriving. But it can't coast. Here are the five questions the company must answer as it faces the years to come.

Introducing Macworld's iPhone 5 Starter Guide

Whether you scored an iPhone 5 on launch day or are eagerly awaiting its arrival from your local postman, you can learn about your new device with Macworld's iPhone 5 Starter Guide -- now available.

Introducing Macworld's iOS 6 Upgrade Guide

iOS 6 has hit the stage. Let the editors at Macworld help you upgrade your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad with this step-by-step guide, available for $3.99.

8 things that (still) bug us in iOS 6

Sure, iOS 6 is a nice upgrade. But it didn't fix a bunch of things that irritated us in earlier versions of the mobile OS. Here's our bug list.

Hands on with the iPhone 5

Now that we've had a few hours to play with our iPhone 5s, we've got a few preliminary impressions.

The iPhone 5: What you need to know

There's a new iPhone coming to an Apple Store near you. What's different about the iPhone 5? What are its marquee features? And most important: When can you get one? We answer all those questions and more in this guide to the latest smartphone out of Cupertino.

App Guide: Assorted iOS apps from Apple

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As Apple prepares for its Sept. 12 press event, it's worth keeping an eye out to see if any of these mobile offerings out of Cupertino are slated for an update.

Apple confirms iCloud mail outage for some users

An update on Apple's iCloud system status page says that 1.1 percent of subscribers are unable to access their iCloud mail on Tuesday.