Updates to Apple's smart assistant Siri 'could be vital to HomePod's success'

Or maybe it's because Apple wants to capitalize on a different part of the market . They care about the audio experience perhaps more so than they do the home control experience. Apple said their new ARKit tool will provide advanced augmented rea... More..

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IOS 11 Has A Hidden 'Dark Mode'

Apple has made a series of augmented reality acquisitions over the past three years, and the first major fruits of those deals were presented on Monday. With this new suite, Apple came up with an updated v...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple Beefs Up iMac and MacBook Lines, Teases the iMac Pro

The 21.5-inch iMac can be had with 32GB of RAM, while the 27-inch model can have up to 64GB. The 15-inch model got a bit of a boost with a more powerful Radeon Pro 555 discrete graphics with 2 GB video memo...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

With iOS 11, Apple Leaves 32-bit Apps Behind for Good

This would surely boost the appeal of AR across its iOS devices, with more possibilities for developers to explore ahead of iOS 11's release this fall. The company hopes to usher in a new standard for mobil...More..

Apple introduces latest version of macOS, High Sierra at WWDC 2017
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple introduces latest version of macOS, High Sierra at WWDC 2017

High Sierra is available now as a developer beta, with the public beta slated to be opened later this month. Nonetheless, the moniker macOS High Sierra has hilarious reactions from Twitter . Unveiled at ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple Debuts HomePod Smart Speaker

Siri , which has been included in Apple devices since 2014, was able to answer only 22% of questions and 62% of them correctly. After touting the work of Apple's developers, Cook announced that Amazon is ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Microsoft adding OneDrive support to Apple's iOS 11 Files app

The smart speaker works by talking to an updated Siri that better understands music-related requests, Apple said during its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California. Touch ID on iPad Pro ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple nixes Facebook and Twitter integration from iOS 11

Apart from this, as a home assistant, HomePod can be used to post messages, gather updates on news , sports and weather, or control smart home devices by simply asking Siri to do the basic job of switching...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple HomePod vs. Amazon Echo: The similarities and differences, explained

HomePod also has a 4-inch woofer that uses dynamic software modeling to eliminate distortion as the volume is cranked up. Both feature a new Apple A10X Fusion processor for improved performance. Representa...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

IPad Pro, iMac Pro & More Launches At WWDC 2017

This comes as competition increases, with devices such as Google's Chromebook and Microsoft (Euronext: MSF.NX - news) 's Surface eating into Apple's tablet market share. But it may also be a play to boo...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple's iOS 11 To Feature 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Mode

Apple has also integrated Siri with the new payments service. Is that, plus some high-quality sound, enough to make this smart speaker worth the price? The processor, which can be found in older iPhones, all...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple's next move will destroy the 'text and drive' culture

Apple unveiled a new iPhone feature this week that aims to cut down on the number of distracted drivers. Audiophiles will be pleased to learn that iOS 11 can handle FLAC audio files on both iPhone and ...More..

Watch the official trailer for Stephen King's The Mist from Spike network
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Watch the official trailer for Stephen King's The Mist from Spike network

While the trailer shows plenty of people losing their minds, the closest it comes to revealing an actual monster comes at the end, when the young Alex (who's apparently immune to the Mist ) runs into some sort...More..

FIFA 18 on Switch: No Frostbite engine, story mode or app support
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

FIFA 18 on Switch: No Frostbite engine, story mode or app support

For the first time in the long-standing history of EA Sports' FIFA franchise, Cristiano Ronaldo will grace the cover of the annual installment. According to EA, Ronaldo recently took part in a motion-...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple WWDC 2017: 5 Key Takeaways and What They Mean for Government

You no longer have to use the terrible share sheet to move a single file around; you can just drag an object around the operating system until you find the app you want to put it in. June 5, 2017. Apple added...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

WWDC 2017: Apple introduces HomePod, an Amazon Echo rival

Since HomePod will not hit the market until December, it is unlikely to catch much of the year-end holiday shopping wave and post big sales this year, according to Blau. But Apple should embrace more mass-m...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Top IOS 11 Features We're Excited About

Covered in what Apple calls "acoustic mesh", the speaker is seven inches tall, sporting a four-inch woofer, six microphones and a beam-forming tweeter. According to Apple , it is the fastest browser ever with...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple will likely expand NFC features beyond Apple Pay with iOS 11

One aspect of the new mobile OS that wasn't talked about during the keynote was a new "Core NFC" framework that could expand near-field communication features for Apple devices beyond just its mobile payments...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

IOS 11 Update Will Bring Camera Improvements To iPhone

Here are all the announcements from WWDC 2017. Furthermore, Apple has also started the transition process for killing 32-bit app support on macOS as well. Phil Schiller , Apple's senior vice president o...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Is your iPhone or iPad ready for AR?

Apple is believed to be secretly developing its own version of Amazon Echo or Google Home , apart from a few enhancements of its long-time intelligent assistant, Siri . The iPad Pro 10 .5 is more expensive...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple announces 'HomePod' Smart Speaker

The HomePod will use its internal microphones to pick up voice commands and uses the same processor chip as the iPhone to pump out "spatially aware" sound, Apple said. Siri, Apple's virtual assistant, will ...More..

WaPo: DNI Coats Says Trump Asked Him to Call Comey Off Probe
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

WaPo: DNI Coats Says Trump Asked Him to Call Comey Off Probe

Looking for work-arounds, the White House is handing off Comey testimony response efforts to the Republican National Committee, which has already begun coordinating a messaging campaign at the national, state...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

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

We have got an update on Portrait mode, which works even in low lights and supports OIS and True Tone flash. The exact iOS 11 update release date is now unclear, but it's expected to launch during Fall this...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Siri enters the living room as Apple debuts HomePod speaker

At just under 7 inches tall, HomePod can be placed nearly anywhere in the home and is available in white and space gray. Schiller termed this as being "spatially aware" and it can also cancel out any other ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple's unveils new iPhone features, products at annual showcase

The " HomePod " speaker unveiled at Apple's annual developers conference is similar to rival devices that have been released during the past two years. It will also be possible to exchange data between gym ...More..