Apple unveils HomePod Speaker, taking on Amazon Echo and Google Home

Three years after Amazon launched the Echo and six months after Google ( GOOG , GOOGL ) launched its $109 Home , this is Apple's first entry to the category. Secondly, it suffers from the same compatibility issues as any other Apple pr... More..

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IMac Pro and new iMac first look: Apple's VR-ready machines
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

IMac Pro and new iMac first look: Apple's VR-ready machines

The $2,299 iMac comes with a four-core 3.8GHz Intel Core i5 processor , 8GB of memory , 8GB AMD Radeon Pro 580 VR-ready graphics, and a 2TB Fusion drive. The new 10.5-inch model reduces the borders by a...More..

Michelle Obama Talks Empowerment at Apple Conference
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Michelle Obama Talks Empowerment at Apple Conference

Cook announced the surprise visit Monday at the end of his keynote address to the crowd in San Jose. She was introduced by Tim Cook himself before sitting down with Lisa Jackson , the former head of the EPA ...More..

More from Apple WWDC
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

More from Apple WWDC

Available in both white and space grey, similar to the Sonos Play:3 which is available in black and white, Apple's new wireless home speaker is nearly entirely covered in a "seamless 3D mesh fabric", just...More..

Apple Unveils HomePod Wireless Speaker With Siri
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Apple Unveils HomePod Wireless Speaker With Siri

Although there is a good reason to believe that this new device is not going to set the world ablaze, but Apple however, has made an astute move by distancing itself from the Google Home and Amazon Echo h...More..

Oppo R11 Plus Gets Official
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Oppo R11 Plus Gets Official

We're still waiting to find out when and where the Oppo R11 and R11 Plus will become available but at least we had a good look at the retail package the phones will ship in. In terms of specifications, Oppo ...More..

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night gets an E3 trailer
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night gets an E3 trailer

The video ends by showing a bloody boss fight that'll surely test gamer's reflexes and pattern recognition skills. Speaking to Polygon , Igarashi noted that Bloodless can control blood with her mind to attac...More..

Apple announces new Kaby Lake iMacs
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple announces new Kaby Lake iMacs

Not only will Apple's revamped MacBook Pro come equipped with speedier Kaby Lake processors from Intel , but rumor has it that the refresh will support 32GB of RAM. We had little to no hope left that Apple w...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple TV To FINALLY Support Amazon Prime Video

In the USA market , the Amazon Echo now costs around $180 each, while the Google Home retails for $129. Furthermore, a third major player has entered this market, with Apple recently unveiling its "Home P...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Microsoft's new Surface Pen now available for preorder

That being said, Microsoft is touting the accessory as being more than just your standard stylus. And I hope you want Platinum, because it's the only color you can preorder now from the Microsoft Store web...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

That new keyboard is the key to Apple's MacBook update

What's the first thing your friends and family ask you for when they come to visit? You cannot only turn a live photo into a video loop but also make your photos bounce back and forth. "By blending digital ob...More..

Grateful we could bring smiles in times of tragedy: Angelo Mathews
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Grateful we could bring smiles in times of tragedy: Angelo Mathews

However, as soon as Sharma departed, skipper Virat Kohli (0) and last match's hero Yuvraj Singh (7) also went down cheaply. Following the Sri Lankan win against India , the group B of ICC Champions Trop...More..

Angus Robertson ousted as SNP sees vote share slump
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Angus Robertson ousted as SNP sees vote share slump

Those suggested the SNP would lose about 12 constituencies, although senior figures were braced for the loss of 15 seats. Rivals accused the SNP of setting aside day-to-day devolved government, including in h...More..

The First iMac Update In Two Years Ships Today
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

The First iMac Update In Two Years Ships Today

The new Pro model comes with its own 27-inch 5K display, up to an 18-core Xeon CPU, up to 128GB of EEC RAM and various GPU options that cap out at 22 teraflops of performance. Apple also announced some upgrad...More..

Android Trojan That Can Inject Code, Root Devices, Removed From Play Store
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Android Trojan That Can Inject Code, Root Devices, Removed From Play Store

It has now been removed from the store. If successfully installed and executed, Dvmap can successfully connect to a command and control server - but in the device being investigated it received no comments. T...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Comey testimony raises questions over Trump acts amid Russia probe

Kasowitz pushed back on parts of Comey's testimony , claiming Thursday that Trump did not pressure Comey to drop the Flynn investigation and did not ask for loyalty from the former FBI director. Barring ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple follows Amazon and Google with smart speaker

Room-sensing tech will let HomePod learn where it's placed in a room so it can deliver the best sound; there are seven beam-forming tweeters and automatic detection and balance of two speakers . Apple has s...More..

Apple gives a sneak peek at its upcoming iMac Pro
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple gives a sneak peek at its upcoming iMac Pro

Apple states that if users were to go and assemble a similar spec'd system, it would cost them $7,000 but the starting price of the iMac Pro is an aggressive $4,999, which will obviously feature the Xeon 8-core...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Amazon Sees Apple's Siri Talking With Alexa Virtual Assistant, Report Says

As a music-playing device, it will also be a challenger to Sonos, whose wifi-controlled speakers are used by many smartphone users for home entertainment. But the computing isn't just done inside the device. Fo...More..

IMac Pro still doesn't give the one thing pros want
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

IMac Pro still doesn't give the one thing pros want

Apple has updated its iMac line with up to three times more powerful graphics, faster processors , Thunderbolt 3, faster storage options and brighter Retina displays . For many creative pros, Apple has lost...More..

Apple Announces the HomePod Wireless Speaker with Voice Control
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Announces the HomePod Wireless Speaker with Voice Control

Regardless of category. Depending on the model, you can pick up an Amazon Echo anywhere from $50 to $230 (with the Echo Show , which comes complete with a screen, at the top end). Apple has given Siri new m...More..

Indian journalists protest against raid on NDTV news channel
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Indian journalists protest against raid on NDTV news channel

The daily says , "News outlets that run afoul of the government can lose access to officials". By attacking the media , the current government is undermining the freedom of the press, so essential to demo...More..

Apple makes Mac computers faster, targets professional users
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple makes Mac computers faster, targets professional users

WWDC 2017: iMac Pro supports up to 4TB of SSD and up to 128GB of ECC memory, and with four Thunderbolt 3 ports can connect to up to two high-performance RAID arrays and two 5K displays at the same time. The ...More..

Apple's Upgrades To Location And Photo Privacy Features Are Pretty Great
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's Upgrades To Location And Photo Privacy Features Are Pretty Great

The first new thing you'll notice about Siri in iOS 11 is her more-natural sounding voice. Then, when that happens, iOS 11 will display a "Share Your Wi-Fi" menu on your device, asking you if you want to sh...More..

Plane, vehicle and a bike: How Rahul Gandhi reached MP
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Plane, vehicle and a bike: How Rahul Gandhi reached MP

Udaipur/Jaipur: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi tried every trick to evade the police of two states to reach Mandsaur , the site of farmers' protest in Madhya Pradesh , but was eventually detained ...More..