IPad gets overhauled multitasking and other major software updates in iOS 11

Siri was introduced as a feature in the iPhone 4S in 2011, three years before Amazon came out with Alexa and the Echo. That's a new focus for Apple as it competes with Google and Amazon. Just like the Games tab, the Apps tab will have great re... More..

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App Store redesign also coming along soon with iOS 11
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

App Store redesign also coming along soon with iOS 11

Safari is adding autoplay blocking, so videos don't start playing without your approval. The software will officially land to the public sometime this fall. All this new kit will be available to order fro...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Best New iOS 11 Features

Apple says Amazon will be making an app for its video service for the Apple TV device this year, filling one of the major gaps on Apple's streaming TV device. Messages already supports some third-party apps, w...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple Releases and Teases New Mac Hardware

The company said at its annual WWDC keynote on Monday that it is refreshing the ultra-thin notebook with Intel's latest " Kaby Lake " processors, which should bring slight boosts to speed and battery li...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

IPad Pro Gets a Bigger Screen, A10X Chip

The lack of a breakthrough device has periodically raised concerns that Apple has become too dependent on the iPhone. Apple is hoping a new smart home speaker will strike a chord with music lovers - the l...More..

Apple Joins Smart-Speaker Race With Music-Focused 'HomePod'
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple Joins Smart-Speaker Race With Music-Focused 'HomePod'

Unlike those other smart speakers, Apple is positioning the HomePod primarily as a way to listen to and discover new songs and artists. The protection is similar to what Google Home and Amazon's Echo ...More..

Apple bringing VR, external graphics and game engines to Mac
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple bringing VR, external graphics and game engines to Mac

The SteamVR SDK will be supported alongside two of the most popular VR development engines, Unity and Unreal. HTC couldn't be happier. The company provided us a look at a Star Wars demo using an HTC Vive ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple expected to launch smart speaker

The second major announcement was an update of WatchOS . The new WatchOS will include refined workout apps , including HIIT workouts and advanced swim tracking, including the length of your swim stroke. I...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple Pay Eyes PayPal's Venmo With This New Payment Method

The announcement comes after Recode reported that Apple had been working on a service to rival Venmo back in April. They will only be available in the US - at least for now. "That means Apple is not onl...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple unveils an Amazon Echo competitor

John Knoll of Industrial Light & Magic, right, speaks about virtual reality during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif., Monday, June 5, 2017 . T...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple unveils $349 HomePod to compete with Amazon Echo, Google Home

Yet here we are. But with a Siri-controlled Apple device that also can send text, provide traffic and weather info, control home lighting, and play Apple Music, Sonos better watch out, not to mention Amazon...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple reveals first new product in two years

The tech giant unveiled its new seven-inch, compact HomePod at its Worldwide Developers' Conference (WWDC ) in San Jose, California. Apple promises the Siri team has made some updates so that the AI ...More..

Siri watchface tops watchOS 4 improvements
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Siri watchface tops watchOS 4 improvements

For those who like customization and watch faces, they will have something to look forward to. The Activity app's coaching is attuned to smaller goals (fit for every three days or so) as well as larger goal...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Amazon Prime Coming to Apple TV

For example, there will be Prime video content like viewing movies and TV shows while using Apple TV. With the next version of the iOS system for mobile devices, messages will sync in the cloud. New indoor ma...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple's new iOS update aims to make driving with your iPhone safer

Apple says its Safari browser on the Mac will try to guard your privacy by identifying and blocking data files that track you as you move from website to website. The conference starts Monday in San Jose, Cali...More..

Apple Unveils 'HomePod,' New iPads, Macs, MacBooks, iOS II, 'High Sierra'
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple Unveils 'HomePod,' New iPads, Macs, MacBooks, iOS II, 'High Sierra'

Here's everything that Apple launched at WWDC 2017 . That's good for consumers, who have been caught in the middle of a battle between two titans that has made the streaming world needlessly complicated. At ...More..

Apple is finally bringing virtual reality to the Mac
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple is finally bringing virtual reality to the Mac

Led by John Knoll of Industrial Light and Magic, we got to see an HTC Vive user dive into a demo of a Star Wars experience (the title wasn't identified, but it appears to be ILMxLab immersive content the te...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple unveils watchOS 4 and the future of Apple Watch

Workout and fitness enhancements: Workouts can be swapped on the fly, Apple's Activity mode has extra monthly challenges and the Watch can sync with certain brands of gym equipment to share workout data. F...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 preview: A new iPad brings new tricks

Apple says Amazon will be making an app for its video service for the Apple TV device this year, filling one of the major gaps on Apple's streaming TV device. For photos, Apple is replacing JPEGs with a ne...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

WatchOS 4 official with Siri watchface and improved Apple Music app

Toy Story-themed watch faces were also shown off to much unnecessary applause. The all-new watchOS 4 gets three new watch faces, enhanced apps, and improved UI for a more intuitive experience. Previously you co...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

AMD launches Radeon Pro 500 graphics cards for iMac

In AMD's press release, they explain: "It is incredibly satisfying to see the capabilities of Radeon Pro 500 series in elegant form factors and enabling awesome content creation, gaming and VR experiences". T...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

SteamVR is coming to Mac-and Apple says it will actually work

But the biggest cheers were reserved for HTC Vive and Steam VR, which are both now officially, natively supported on Apple's computing devices. Craig Federighi, the company's senior vice president of software...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Siri speaker, iOS 11 likely to be unveiled

Apple also unveiled new Macs, addressing complaints that Apple has let its Mac lineup languish in favor of its better-selling products, namely the iPhone . Apple is paying special attention to the iPad with i...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Apple 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google

While the device won't be available until later this year , I was able to get an extra glimpse (but not touch) of the new HomePod after Apple's WWDC keynote wrapped up. Still, the promo shot on the Appl...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

6 things you need to know about the Apple HomePod

One of the biggest criticisms of the Echo is the way it sounds and Apple is focused on making sure its HomePod is top of pops when it comes to sound. But herein lies the Achilles heel. Users might be able t...More..