Macworld will be covering Apple's iOS and iPad event live from the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco.

Apple is expected to launch the second-generation iPad, and also provide some information regarding the development path of iOS.

The iPad 2 update is rumoured to be relatively minor, with an updgrade to the processor, enhanced speaker system and built in rear- and front-facing cameras. It is also excected to have a slimmer case and there are rumours of a white model being available.

Bookmark this page and return at 6:00 pm for the event to begin.

In the meantime here is some further reading:

iPad 2 prototype surfaces in China

Apple source says 'wait for iPad 3'

Apple to cut iPad price?

iPad 2 launch crucial for Apple

iPad 2 rumours heat up