Apple's WWDC 2012 keynote kicks off today and we're live from Moscone Center with all of the big news. An iOS 6 preview seems a sure shot by now, and there have been rumors of a refreshed Mac lineup floating around. Check in here for every news announcement from today's event.
- Jun 12, 2012, 7:39 AM UTC
OS X apps will need specific upgrades to see any advantage from the new MacBook Pro's Retina display.
By Sam Byford
- Jun 12, 2012, 5:25 AM UTC
Apple won't launch Facebook integration for Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion until "this fall."
By Amar Toor
- Jun 12, 2012, 2:30 AM UTC
After today's incredibly tiny update to the Mac Pro, you might be wondering if Apple plans to kill off the venerable desktop. Apparently, that's not the case: New York Times technology columnist David Pogue spoke to an anonymous Apple executive who said that the company's desktops are getting a makeover, perhaps by 2013.
- Jun 12, 2012, 1:21 AM UTC
As was promised in today's WWDC keynote, Apple has released OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 4 today, a build which the company described as near-final. Bugs are decreasing and Game Center is getting close to being in full working order.
By Dieter Bohn
- Jun 11, 2012, 10:45 PM UTC
We size up the MacBook Air and new MacBook Pro with Retina display
By Ross Miller
- Jun 11, 2012, 9:22 PM UTC
We've been digging through the iOS 6 screenshots that were leaked to us earlier today for more details and found an interesting tidbit among them — TomTom is one of the main providers of mapping data in Apple's brand-new Maps application.
- Jun 11, 2012, 9:21 PM UTC
We line up Apple's new MacBook family side-by-side.
By Verge Staff
- Jun 11, 2012, 8:37 PM UTC
Apple's new 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display
By Ross Miller
- Jun 11, 2012, 8:18 PM UTC
If following our liveblog today wasn't enough for you, Apple has posted its video of its entire WWDC 2012 keynote presentation.
- Jun 11, 2012, 7:43 PM UTC
Amidst the excitement surrounding Apple's new 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display, the company quietly did away with one of the long-standing veterans of its notebook lineup: the 17-inch MacBook Pro is no longer available.
- Jun 11, 2012, 7:40 PM UTC
Apple has updated photo editing tool Aperture with support for Retina displays and several other features.
- Jun 11, 2012, 7:18 PM UTC
Intel's Mac Pro is getting updated with a minor processor refresh.
- Jun 11, 2012, 7:16 PM UTC
The Apple Store is back online with hardware refreshes introduced at WWDC in San FrancIsco today.
- Jun 11, 2012, 7:11 PM UTC
We just got our first glimpse of the new MacBook Pro with Retina Display, and while it's under glass, it's easy to see that the display is very, very beautiful.
By Ross Miller
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:59 PM UTC
Apple has announced a new AirPort Express router that features a complete hardware redesign.
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:52 PM UTC
Apple is releasing a beta version of its iOS 6 software to developers today at WWDC 2012.
By Tom Warren
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:51 PM UTC
Apple details iOS 6 hardware requirements: iPhone 3GS to be updated, original iPad and third-gen iPod touch left out
Apple has confirmed at its WWDC keynote that iOS 6 will not offer support for the original iPad or the third-generation iPod touch.
By Chris Welch
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:43 PM UTC
Apple has just unveiled a "guided access" feature for iOS 6 that will allow parents to lock their children within applications by disabling physical home button and the ability to travel back out of an application.
By T.C. Sottek
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:42 PM UTC
Along with a new Maps app, Apple announced turn-by-turn navigation features.
By David Pierce
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:41 PM UTC
Apple unveils its own mapping technology, Apple Maps, replacing Google Maps in iOS6.
By Laura June
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:37 PM UTC
Apple just announced that iOS 6 will have a feature called Passbook, which will integrate passes and tickets from all kinds of services: movie tickets, boarding passes, loyalty and gift cards, and more.
By Nilay Patel
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:34 PM UTC
Apple has announced Shared Photo Streams, which allow users to share albums of pictures and comment on them.
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:32 PM UTC
Apple just announced a new feature that'll make using iMessage and Facetime a lot more useful — you can choose to unify your Apple ID email address and your iPhone phone number, so that messages and Facetime calls are more reliably delivered across iOS devices and your Mac.
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:31 PM UTC
It's difficult to fathom what "the competition" to a laptop with 2880 x 1800 resolution might be, but Apple's next-generation MacBook Pro and its Retina display are still built around the same components as every other laptop, so we thought we'd square it off against the best of the rest.
By Vlad Savov
- Jun 11, 2012, 6:29 PM UTC
FaceTime's been a Wi-Fi only affair for as long as the video calling solution has existed — it didn't even work over speedy LTE — but starting in iOS 6, the restrictions have been lifted.