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Comic: The WWDC Realist Distortion Field

Macworld and Rich Stevens of Diesel Sweeties present Multitouch Theater, a weekly cartoon about Macs, iOS, and everything in-between. This week: The WWDC Realist Distortion Field.

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8 more features we want Apple to 'borrow' for iOS

We recently identified five features in iOS 8 that were cribbed from Android, but why stop there? Apple should nab these others too.

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Why iOS 8 will be a big deal to educators

Fraser Speirs is a leader in bringing the iPad into schools. Here's what he thinks iOS 8 will bring to the education market that iOS 7 didn't.

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WWDC: iOS comes into its own with extensions

With the advent of extensibility in iOS 8, Dan Moren argues, Apple's mobile OS is finally coming into its own as a mature platform.

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Macworld Pundit Showdown: WWDC '14 edition

Philip Michaels returns with another edition of the Macworld Pundit Showdown, featuring Peter Cohen, Jim Dalrymple, John Moltz, and Roman Loyola.

Create a test partition for the OS X Yosemite beta

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Whether you're a curious developer or a user waiting to get their hands on the Yosemite public beta, check out Ars Technica's guide on creating a hard drive partition. Keep your main computer usable and test all the things.

Reading List: Apple news you might have missed

Apple dumped so much information on us at Monday's WWDC keynote, we let a few good stories go by without remark. Here's what you might have missed.

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Continuity is the future of Apple: The right device for the right space

Apple is building a future in which sales numbers for the Mac (or for the Next Big Thing) don’t matter as much as the the users who hook into it and the stories they want to tell.

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Sherlocked! Nine technologies Apple disrupted at WWDC

This year’s WWDC keynote was packed with new technologies for iOS and OS X. While that's great for users, it could spell trouble for a number of competing products from other vendors.

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WWDC: Apple's third act will keep entertaining

What was most notable about Monday's WWDC announcements was that the developer tools, and not the main operating-system features, were the biggest news.