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Apple officially sets its October 22 iPad event

October 22 iPad event Apple’s “very busy” fall season of product launches is in full swing. The company just sent out invites for a news event next week, where new iPads and Macs are expected. The invite says only, “We still have a lot to cover,” and has colorful leaves from the Apple logo. The press conference will take place at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater in San [...]

Apple iOS 7 review from CNET

The good: Apple iOS 7 gets a complete design overhaul and adds useful features like automatic updates to make everyday use easier. Long-overdue Control Center gives quick access to most-used features. AirDrop and iTunes Radio are excellent additions. The bad: Besides the massively overhauled design and Control Center, there are few ground-breaking new features. The flat design concept favors space over information so you’ll generally need to do more scrolling [...]

What to expect from Apple at Tuesday’s special event

Apple CEO Tim Cook at WWDC in June. (Credit: James Martin/CNET) For Apple, Tuesday’s looking a bit like a time warp. Rewind back to October 2011, and the company invited media to its headquarters to introduce an enhanced version of the hit smartphone it launched the year before. The same is expected at Tuesday’s event, where all eyes are Apple to announce the iPhone 5S — a souped up version [...]