Homepod is Apple's first "breakthrough home speaker", coming December for $349

The device itself will come in white and space gray, and will retail for $349 when it hits this holiday season. Though some pundits might say Apple is late to the game in terms of home audio, the company debuted with much fanfare its new HomePod... More..

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PRESS RELEASE June 5, 2017 HomePod reinvents music in the home
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

PRESS RELEASE June 5, 2017 HomePod reinvents music in the home

It most likely is now generating a bit lower gross margins on iPhones as smartphone component prices and competition heat up, but it has made up the difference from higher margin software products such as commi...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Apple's HomePod is expensive than Google and Amazon's smart speakers

HomePod , Apple's new smart speaker , is clearly targeted at Amazon's wildly successful Echo. Apple seems to be aware that it is late to the smart speaker party, almost two years after Amazon debute...More..

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Apple Reveals Homepod Device

It's a voice-controlled speaker compatible with Apple Music and Siri , challenging competitors Amazon Echo and Google Home . As The New York Times noted, this year's conference was particularly heavy ...More..

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Meet the new awesome Apple HomePod

Apple's Kevin Lynch speaks about the Apple Watch during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose , Calif., Monday, June 5, 2017. "What we tried to do is b...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Apple's Siri aims to be in tune with your home arrangements

Well, if you think this is the first time Apple has launched the speaker , you couldn't be more wrong. Standing at just under 7 inches tall, the HomePod comes in the standard Apple white or black c...More..

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Amazon executive says he's open to Siri on Amazon Echo

The new 27-inch iMac is called the iMac Pro and will be pitched at professional and work users. On the other hand, Google and Microsoft do work with third parties. Apple's entry into the market could change ...More..

UK general election 2017: Voters to go to the polls
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

UK general election 2017: Voters to go to the polls

The overall prediction is of a Conservative win, but a less comfortable one than the Tories might have predicted a month ago thanks to a surge of young people registering to vote and an apparent surge of supp...More..

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WWDC unveils Apple's newest gadget, the HomePod

By "dancing with one who brought them" in iOS and augmenting their home strategy with a premium-priced smart speaker/virtual assistant for the home with HomePod , Apple now at least has a strategy to do ba...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Apple introduces HomePod, its entry into the home assistant market

Apple says its looking to "reinvent" the way we listen to music in the home . Debuting a smart speaker competitor to Amazon .com Inc's Echo and the Google Home at WWDC would be a logical step, since it...More..

MacOS 10.13 Release Date, News And Rumors
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

MacOS 10.13 Release Date, News And Rumors

The Echo, released in 2015, and Google Home , released past year, were the first entrants in a promising market. Apple is also its updating its line of Macs and iMacs, with most updates focusing on major...More..

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Apple Spotlights Siri in Swipe at Rival Amazon's Alexa

Like the Amazon Echo and Google Home , the HomePod will play music while also helping people to manage their lives and homes. Available in white and black, the $349 device is being marketed as a smart spea...More..

Amazon Alexa To Beat Siri
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Amazon Alexa To Beat Siri

Apple's also expected to unveil a voice-activated, internet-connected speaker to rival Amazon's Echo and Google Home . Analysts say the question of whether Apple can succeed in building great artificial...More..

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Apple unveils voice-activated, connected home speaker

This new breed of speaker presents a tantalizing future powered by voice, where computing is not tied to a screen. Amazon Echo , powered by smart assistant Alexa, is 9.3 inches tall and retails for $179.99. Ma...More..

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HomePod First Look: Hey Siri, What Took You So Long?

But Apple will need to have something else up its sleeve to convince casual fans to buy a $350 smart speaker that isn't as smart as the competition. Recently, Apple has launched a new iOS update that wi...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Device Opens Its Doors to Amazon Prime Video

He mentioned wireless speaker systems such as Sonos that "sound good but are not smart" and "other smart speakers" (presumably a reference to Amazon Echo and Google Home ) that "don't sound great". However, ...More..

Uber executive obtained Indian rape victim's medical records; fired
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Uber executive obtained Indian rape victim's medical records; fired

Recode said, citing multiple people , that Alexander showed these medical documents, which were part of a criminal investigation , to Uber's co-founder and chief executive Travis Kalanick and senior vice p...More..

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HomePod vs. Google Home vs. Amazon Echo

Amazon Echo , for example, can read the news , provide updates on traffic and weather, read audiobooks from Audible, give information on local businesses, report sports scores, control lights and other thing...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Apple Unveils Kaby Lake-Equipped iMacs, $5K iMac Pro at WWDC

Intel's latest Kaby Lake processors debut in the iMacs, along with new 32 GB memory and 64 GB memory capacities for the 21.5-inch and 27-inch models, respectively. They will retail for $1,729 CAD and will be ...More..

App Store update will add gameplay livestreams
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

App Store update will add gameplay livestreams

Although the format is not exclusive to Apple , it's not yet clear how well the photos will work with non-Apple software and devices, which mostly use JPEG. The second major announcement was an upda...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Apple's 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google

But the real competition between Apple , Google and Amazon in smart speakers may come down to the quality of their intelligent assistants . Apple could eventually open the HomePod up to outside deve...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Apple release details of their new update coming later this year

Many predicted that Apple will reveal the new iOS 11 at the Worldwide Developers Conference that took place on the 5 of June in San Jose, California. All you need to do is to ensure your iPhone has am...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Apple debuts HomePod speaker

By saying, "Hey Siri , I like this song", HomePod and Apple Music will learn user preferences. The smart speaker is not the only thing that Apple is expected to showcase at the WWDC though. Apple ha...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Can Apple's HomePod Compete With Amazon's Alexa?

Apple is finally jumping into the smart speaker craze. Tim Cook said Amazon Prime TV for Apple TV will land later on this year, though he didn't say why there was such a delay. In his talk of launchi...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Here is the list of Apple devices that will get iOS 11

Enterprise chiefs must now take steps to ensure their existing iOS apps are 64-bit, as Apple will terminate support for 32-bit apps in iOS 11 . This means that the firmware would not be able to run apps wi...More..