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Apple launches HomePod speaker at developers' conference

Since then, there have been a slew of voice assistants, including Amazon's Alexa, Microsoft's ( MSFT - Free Report ) Cortana and more recently, Samsung's Bixb...


Apple announces all-new iMacs, MacBook updates

All of the devices will be shipping from today and in stores from June 7. The firm also teased an upcoming upgrade to its iMac (above), which it is touting ...


New iPhone feature to block texts while driving

It also encompasses a new suite of cutting-edge machine learning and digital vision systems that can intelligently work out the location of your device in 3D sp...


IMac Pro, the Most Powerful Mac Ever, Arrives This December

The news regarding the latest iPad Pro comes with glad tidings, as the latest model will be replacing the 9.7-inch model with a 10.5-inch version. The firm ...


IPhone 8 details revealed: Apple reveals secrets of it's new cult phone

Building upon our commitment to deliver seamless experiences, we are enhancing how Cisco Spark and Cisco WebEx will take full advantage of iOS 11 in three sig...


Apple's new iMac computers get a big horsepower boost

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) said that its MacBook and MacBook Pro lineup will get faster Kaby Lake processors. Today AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) unveiled the high-perf...


Usher explains One Love Manchester no-show after fans slam his absence

Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams , Katy Perry and the United Kingdom girl group Little Mix were just some of the artists who performed at the concert . S...


Apple's 2017 product lineup leaked by Foxconn insiders on Reddit

The posters also claimed to have insider knowledge of another product that is the subject of much speculation: Apple Glasses, the company's take on augmente...


Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)

Apple has also confirmed that it's working on a new version of the Mac Pro, though there are no specs for this as yet. The iMac also comes with Thunderbolt 3 ...


Apple to introduce feature to combat texting while driving

Apple has upgraded its digital assistant Siri ahead of its roll out of its new HomePod speaker, which is due to go on sale in selected markets in December....


OnePlus just announced the date it will unveil the OnePlus 5

India in that manner is unique. The company is hosting an event at NY on June 5, which will be presided by Carl Pei, CEO, and popular YouTube vlogger Marques ...


Paris Police Shoot, Wound Hammer-Wielding Assailant Outside Notre Dame

A police spokeswoman said 900 people were still inside the cathedral. The attack comes with France on high alert just three days after Islamist militants ki...


IOS 11 may support higher-quality music files with FLAC lossless audio

During Apple's WWDC 2017 conference, an important Apple iOS 11 announcement was made. "Weaving Siri into more apps in iOS is a necessary move to dri...


New MacBook Pro 2017 Range Gets Official

There's a single line about the MacBook Air in Apple's press release : "Apple today also updated the 13-inch MacBook Air with a 1.8 GHz processor". Talking...


New iMac Pro is Apple's most powerful ever

The HomePod , Apple's smart speaker will not only be able to stream music, but will have Siri built in and be able to control smart home devices through HomeK...


Apple reveals new HomePod, iPad Pro and upgraded operating systems

HomePod puts vocals in a direct center channel, and beams ambient sounds around for what Apple says is a more omnidirectional music experience. The HomePod ...


Apple's Siri speaker official as the, er, HomePod

Created to work with an Apple Music subscription for access to more than 40 million songs, HomePod provides deep knowledge of personal music preferences and t...


Apple unveils number of upgrades to Mac computers

Updates to the 12-inch MacBook and flagship 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros also included Intel's Kaby Lake processors to make the laptops more efficient...


6 things you need to know about the Apple HomePod

HomePod capped a keynote presentation at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference that included updates to its iPad and Mac laptop lines, and upgraded operatin...


Pokemon Ultra Sun And Moon Only Announced For 3DS Later This Year

Nintendo Switch owners were hyped upon the speculations of Nintendo releasing an updated version the hit " Pokemon Sun and Moon " game, that was released for ...


Whatsapping pilots land in trouble as DGCA lodges police complaint

Acting on the complaint, the Delhi Police on Tuesday questioned over a dozen pilots, mostly from Jet Airways, in this regard. DGCA Director General BS Bhull...


New Smart Speaker Expected At Apple Conference

And it would mark an effort by Apple to catch up with Amazon and Google. HomePod costs $349 to start, it launches this December, and it's only available in th...


Apple's HomePod pumps up the volume on its tech rivals

If the speculation pans out, the speaker would be Apple's first new product since its smartwatch in 2015, Sunday, June 4, 2017. She's already good, but Apple in...


Apple Announces HomePod, a Smart Home Audio Speaker

The functionality is similar to that of existing home speakers such as Amazon Echo or Google Home . Some industry insiders, however, note that Apple ...


WWDC 2017: HomePod is too little, too late and too expensive

At almost double the price of both the Amazon Echo ($180) and Google Home ($149), the HomePod isn't positioning itself to compete with those devices . It...


WhatsApp update brings albums, camera filters, and reply shortcuts

When you tap on the tile display, or album , the users will see a collection of photos and videos in a full screen. These are the most commonly used photo fil...


Apple takes AI fight to Amazon by launching Siri-powered HomePod speaker

And while the "full-size" $159 Smart Keyboard created to replace the compact 10.5-inch iPad Pro's similarly large onscreen virtual keyboard was unveiled at the ...


Nola shines as Phillies stay hot, beat Braves 3-1

A replacement for Colon in the starting rotation is expected to be announced in a couple of days, manager Brian Snitker said. He said he doesn't believe the ...


Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

The HomePod is expected to ship in December to the USA, U.K., and Australia. But at US$349 (S$480) in the US, the HomePod is almost twice as expensive ...


Apple announces 10.5-inch iPad, may be the Goldilocks of tablets

They also get two Thunderbolt 3 controllers, brighter displays, much faster graphics, and USB-C ports for the first time. The processing power is enough to he...


Can't resist texting while driving? Apple wants to make you stop

However, Google announced at I/O, its Project Treble initiative, which is meant to make Android update times more efficient for OEMs, by separating s...


Apple makes it tougher to text and drive

Additionally, iOS 11 also brings a " Do Not Disturb While Driving " feature , and also introduces indoor mapping and other improvements to Apple Maps as ...


Apple Gets Into The Smart Speaker Market With HomePod

Of course there's always the chance that Apple will put significant effort into improving Siri before the HomePod is released in December. Chief among these n...


Apple takes on Amazon with voice-activated speaker

Apple is introducing a 10.5-inch iPad Pro in an attempt to revive interest in its once hot-selling line of tablets. The HomePod supports an upgraded version ...


IOS 11 won't support iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, and fourth-gen iPad

The Apple 10.5 inch iPad Pro comes with thin borders, reduced nearly as much as 40 per cent while it weights just around a pound. Digitimes previously reporte...