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OS X Yosemite: What you need to know

Here's how your Mac's interface, services, and built-in apps are going to change in the next version of OS X, due out this fall.

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Slideshow: Apple WWDC 2014 keynote highlights

Missed the keynote? Here are the highlights.

Apple's Jimmy Iovine, Eddy Cue liveblog at 2014 Code Conference

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On the heels of the Beats acquisition, Apple's Eddy Cue and Beats's Jimmy Iovine sit down onstage with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher to detail the deal, talk Apple's product pipeline, and more.

Apple's lost future: phone, tablet, and laptop prototypes of the ’80s

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As Steve Jobs once said, innovation is saying 'no' to a thousand things. This collection of abandoned Apple prototypes shows just a few of the products that never made it to the finish line.

Apple to live stream WWDC keynote

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If you want to catch next week's WWDC keynote live, Apple is hosting a stream that kicks off at 10 a.m. Pacific on June 2.

Four myths about Apple design debunked

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Former Apple designer Mark Kawano contradicts some common misconceptions about the roles of design and engineering at Apple, and explains how things really work in Cupertino.

Apple’s iMessage issue goes from bad to worse with server glitch

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In response to recent complaints about iMessage, Apple told Re/code that it recently deployed a server-side fix that should repair some problems with the messaging service.

iPad charger teardown: Inside Apple's charger and a risky phony

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You can get a counterfeit iPad USB charger for a lot less than Apple's, but this teardown comparing the two shows that there's no comparison, especially if you prefer to avoid starting fires.

Whatever happened to the Apple HDTV?

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Harry McCracken recaps many of the most prominent rumors of the Apple TV set from the past several years, and analyzes what they have in common. Specifically, that none of them have come true.

The great smartphone war

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With the conclusion of the latest Apple v. Samsung case, Kurt Eichenwald dissects the conflict between the two megalithic technology companies and the run-up to litigation.

Steve Jobs: a fine line between pushing boundaries and breaking the law

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In the wake of revelations that Apple conspired with Google and other Silicon Valley giants not to hire each other's employees, the NYT asks: "If Steve Jobs were alive today, should he be in jail?"

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Our favorite iOS Apps, May edition

What iOS apps are Macworld's staffers loving this month? Fantastical games, music recording devices, and more. Check in with Chris Breen, Serenity Caldwell, and the rest of the crew.

Code Conference second night will star Apple top execs Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi

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Messrs. Cue and Federighi, Apple's senior vice presidents for services and software, respectively, will headline the second night of the new conference put on by veteran tech journalists Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher.

Apple's Cook on new products: 'Take the time to get it right'

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In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Apple CEO Tim Cook says the company is closer than it has ever been to releasing products in an entirely new category.

Why Apple is like a movie studio

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How so? Because, Walt Mossberg says, the company releases one big blockbuster every couple of years, then a bunch of sequels. And this fall it's blockbuster time.