Serenity CaldwellAssociate Editor, Macworld

Serenity has been writing and talking and tinkering with Apple products since she was old enough to double-click. In her spare time, she sketches, writes, acts, sings, and wears an assortment of hats.

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This is Tim: Cook talks to Charlie Rose about Apple Watch, Samsung, and the future

Apple CEO Tim Cook doesn't speak publicly often outside of events and the company's quarterly earnings calls, so it was a special treat to watch his interview with Charlie Rose this weekend. Here's edited transcript highlights from his first hour.

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Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus pre-orders top 4 million in 24 hours

Unsurprisingly, Apple sold a lot of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices last Friday. And it's going to sell a lot more at 8 a.m. on September 19 at Apple Stores.


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Comic: A history of Apple mice, part two

Macworld and Rich Stevens of Diesel Sweeties present Multitouch Theater, a weekly cartoon about Macs, iOS, and everything in-between. This week: An oral history of Apple mice, part two.

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Comic: A history of Apple mice, part one

Macworld and Rich Stevens of Diesel Sweeties present Multitouch Theater, a weekly cartoon about Macs, iOS, and everything in-between. This week: An oral history of Apple mice, part one.

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$25 iTunes freebies, iPad rumors, and the robot apocalypse

Apple's got two new commercials, the former Siri team is building an AI that might take over your world, and you can get some free iTunes credit when you buy an Apple TV.

Reading List: Will we see the next iPhone on September 9? Reply hazy, ask again later

Knock knock. Who's there? Oh, just some Apple news for Tuesday, August 5th.

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Staff Picks: Customize your public radio experience with NPR One

NPR's new iPhone app and Web service, NPR One, lets you build your perfect public radio station from NPR programs and segments.

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Staff Picks: Revolution 60 is the most ambitious iOS game you'll play this year

If you're a fan of great stories and interactive iOS games, you absolutely need to pick up Giant Spacekat's new game Revolution 60.

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How to use iTunes Pass to reload iTunes credit for you or a friend

Apple's now offering a Passbook option for iTunes Store credit. Here's how to set it up and how you can use it to add money to your account (or a friend's).

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Staff Picks: Sketch a little here and there with Skitch

Need to add a bit of text or an arrow on top of a photo, map, website, or PDF? Check out Evernote's free Skitch app, our iOS Staff Pick of the week.

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Adobe brings new life to the iPad stylus market with Ink and Slide

For years now, Adobe has been teasing Project Mighty, its iPad stylus and digital ruler prototypes; now, those prototypes have graduated to full-fledged product status in the form of Adobe's Ink and Slide. Here's our review.

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iOS 8 to bring brush sizes to FiftyThree's Paper and Pencil

Come the fall, FiftyThree's Pencil stylus will get some pressure-sensitive-like features within the Paper app, courtesy iOS 8. Why is this super nifty for artists? Serenity Caldwell explains.

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Who needs iOS 8? Four time-lapse apps you can use today

You don’t have to wait until September to play with iOS 8's time-lapse mode on your iPhone or iPad. Here are four great third-party apps you can pick up on the App Store.

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Staff Picks: Insert adventures into GifMill, get animated GIFs

Peak Systems's GifMill is a quick and easy way to make animated GIFs on your iPhone from video or images, and it's this week's Macworld staff pick.

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How iOS 8 changes the ways you'll take and manage photos

When iOS 8 arrives in the fall, Apple will be making a major shift in how your images are stored in the Photos app. Though it's a big change, don't panic: We've got you covered with an overview on what will be different for your photos and camera in iOS 8 -- and what will stay the same.