by | June 06, 2017 | 19:02

The new OS also brings changes to the Control Centre. The new variant has a new Files app, new productivity features and searchable handwritten notes using Apple Pencil. Apple fans favourite online store the AppStore also gets an upgrade where the new store will make discovering apps and games easier than ever before.

by | June 06, 2017 | 17:27

Trump's criticism came a day after he said he would do whatever is necessary to protect the United States from a "vile enemy" that he said has waged war on innocents for too long, . A minute's silence was observed in Britain at 11 a.m. local time (1000 GMT) in memory of those killed during the attack. All those detained in relation to Saturday's deadly terror attack in the United Kingdom capital of London were released without charges, the city's Metropolitan Police Service said Tuesday.

by | June 06, 2017 | 18:47

Apple has revealed a new voice-activated smart speaker called HomePod. The 10.5 inch model comes with a 10.5 inch LED display that has a resolution of 2224 x 1668 pixels and has 264 pixels per inch (ppi). To bridge the gap, it's built a superpowered version of its all-in-one iMac that will be available in December. "This will be our fastest and most powerful Mac ever, which brings workstation-class computing to iMac for the first time", said John Ternus , Apple's vice president of ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 17:53

Remember when the Apple Pay really got things going in paying by smartphone? Although Siri would likely be a centrepiece of a smart speaker from Apple, Moorhead said the device's design, colours and acoustics will also likely be focal points, because the company has a long history of making elegantly designed products.

by | June 06, 2017 | 18:28

Nubia Z17 Mini is already available for per-registration on its official website. It measures 156 x 76 x 7.8mm. The ZTE V870 features a big 5.5-inch display with 1920 x 1080 pixels (FHD) resolution, and there is a fingerprint sensor on the rear just below the camera to enhance the security levels.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:47

These giants are battling over still-emerging fields that are expected to turn into technological gold mines, much the way personal computers and smartphones became moneymaking machines in previous decades. It will not actually block ads, though. AI will also allow users to do new visual tricks with Live Photos that they click, including a long exposure blur effect or a bounce effect clip.

by | June 06, 2017 | 18:32

The company is casting Siri as a music connoisseur that will learn and cater to the tastes of the HomePod's owners, as well as answer questions about the songs as they are played. The all-new iMac Pro, with its 27-inch Retina 5K display, up to 18-core Xeon processors and up to 22 Teraflops of graphics computation, is the most powerful Mac ever made.

by | June 06, 2017 | 18:07

The new features will come in a software update expected in a few months. Apple showed the speaker working with Apple Music, but Apple has yet to announce if it will support other media sources. It is the first new device Apple has announced in nearly three years . Apple's new device is called HomePod, and it marries Apple's Siri digital assistant to a home speaker.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:48

In many ways, HomePod will be able to do the same things as an Amazon Echo or Google Home , including playing back podcasts, setting reminders, checking sports scores, translation, and controlling internet-connected devices. The National Safety Council estimated that more than one in four motor vehicle crashes in 2014 involved a cell phone , and the year before, there were a roughly 341,000 auto accidents that involved texting.

by | June 06, 2017 | 17:05

The keynote to flag off WWDC 2017 confirmed that iOS 11 is headed our way in fall, which is also the time the new iPhone is expected to be launched. Messages, as well as photos and videos, now occupy less space on a device, freeing up more storage to the user. Apple Maps is adding floor plans of malls and airports, making it easier to plan ahead.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:58

Apple CEO Tim Cook launched iOS 11 with over 10 new features. A brand new update will sync the wearable to gym machines and give the device its own High Intensity Interval Training feature. Apple said that watch wearers will be able to link their devices with the gym equipment through NFC. The new iPad Pro will be available in three sizes, including a 10.5 inch model.

by | June 06, 2017 | 17:59

Apple will be introducing the iMac Pro in December with an eight-core Xeon, unspecified Vega graphics hardware, 32GB of ECC RAM, and a 1TB SSD for $4999. The new iPads hold great promise in the camera department as well. One of the two is believed to be a new, 10.5-inch iPad Pro, while the other could be a successor to the 12.9-inch iPad Pro model from 2015.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:42

Along with upgraded versions of iPad and Mac laptops, Apple unveiled an iMac Pro work station that had the computing built in behind the screen and was touted as the most powerful computer the company has ever made. Apple's entry into the market could change this. The new 10.5-inch model reduces the borders by almost 40 percent to fit into an incredibly compact package that still weighs just one pound.

by | June 06, 2017 | 17:55

High Sierra features will include being able to stop unexpected videos from starting to play automatically when landing on web pages and "intelligent tracking prevention" that will prevent ads from following people about the internet. 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.

by | June 06, 2017 | 17:08

In largely the same footprint as the 9.7-inch iPad Pro chassis, Apple has been able to reduce the bezels and fit the larger display-whether this makes it better for productivity tasks, we will only know in due course of time. The App Store is being completely redesigned, with a new tab called Today to help people discover new apps that are appearing. Apple also announced that watchOS 4 , the next version of its smartwatch platform, will be arriving in September.

by | June 06, 2017 | 17:43

Siri will be voice activated to respond to requests for information and other help around the house. For CarPlay users, a new Do Not Disturb While Driving feature detects when the iPhone is docked in a moving vehicle and literally goes dark - no calls, alerts or messages will come through, unless they meet emergency conditions.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:45

Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May 1st. Separately, Fudzilla reported Tuesday that Intel licensing AMD's graphic chips, following similar chatter reported three months earlier.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:30

This update , Apple suggests, will be 80% faster than Chrome in "modern JavaScript performance" with Safari . But what can we expect from the new software? The Vive is one of HTC's gambits to diversify from its core smartphone market, which is saturated and intensely competitive, in the hope of creating an additional revenue source and turning around its business.

by | June 06, 2017 | 17:00

Thirty-five seconds earlier, Frederick Gaudreau had come around the back of the net and scored on a wraparound attempt. The NHL stopped play shortly thereafter, awarding Gaudreau the score after a review clearly showed the puck crossed the line.

by | June 06, 2017 | 15:55

Safari will be using Artificial Intelligence to select and block ad trackers when users browse the internet. Mail has also been refined with new search functions. This is what you need to know about the new macOS High Sierra update coming to your MacBook and iMac later this year with better security, enhanced privacy, support for VR and external graphics .

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:13

The app will let users stream all the Amazon original hits. Apple launched a 10.5-inch and updated 12.9-inch iPad Pro variants at WWDC. The moves announced Monday escalate Apple's technological battle of wits with Google , Amazon, Microsoft and Facebook.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:05

Apple on Monday unveiled its " HomePod " speaker as it moved to challenge Amazon Alexa and Google Home as a smart home and music hub. The speaker will also be able to sense the size of the room using acoustics. Apple's ARKit developer page sheds more light on this platform. Apple also brought file system and virtual reality (VR) to High Sierra. Apple is also adding the translate feature, which though sis still till in beta, to Siri.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:46

Apple is making software tools available for outside app writers to design apps with augmented reality. Apple's Siri assistant will be integrated into the $349 speaker, and can make music recommendations that pair with the company's Apple Music service, send text messages, check news and sports scores and control compatible home gadgets like lightbulbs and thermostats.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:33

The smart speaker uses spatial awareness to analyze its environment and adapt its sound to the room. Apple Music , which got a new design and feature updates last fall, has now clocked 27 million active users globally. The tech titan also announced updates to its entire MacBook line giving its laptops more powerful specifications in the form of the latest Intel chips.

by | June 06, 2017 | 15:50

The speaker is similar to cheaper devices from Amazon and Google . Jan Dawson, chief analyst with Jackdaw Research, says the price is good for a high-end audio device. Apple's WWDC opening keynote may have been limited to 2.5 hours, but there was plenty of new products and services announced during that time. But the company relented, and Apple's larger phones have become hot commodities as more people have embraced having a bigger display to look at pictures and watch video on the devices.

by | June 06, 2017 | 14:44

A prototype of Apple's new HomePod is displayed during the 2017 Apple Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) at the San Jose Convention Center on June 5, 2017 in San Jose, California. Apple senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi said the next Mac operating system will be named "High Sierra" in tribute to the California mountain range.

by | June 06, 2017 | 16:24

The availability of AR technology on hundreds of millions of Apple's mobile devices has the potential to help make iOS "the largest AR platform in the world overnight", CEO Tim Cook said. Apple appears poised to unveil a voice-activated, internet-connected speaker that would create a new digital pipeline into people's homes. It's hoped that AR Kit will "help [developers] bring high-quality AR experiences to iPhone and iPad using the built-in camera, powerful processors and motion sensors ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 15:30

Apple also announced that watchOS 4, the next version of its smartwatch platform, will be arriving in September. Another addition to Siri is a new on-device learning system that allows her to gain insights from a user's daily habits. The new machine will come with an 8-core Xeon processor, with configurations that scale up to an 18-core Xeon processor and an all-new AMD Radeon Vega graphics GPU, up to 16GB of VRAM and up to 4TB for SSD storage.

by | June 06, 2017 | 14:31

He said that iOS 10 had almost 96 per cent satisfaction with 86 per cent iPhone users installing the update as compared to only seven per cent Android users who installed Android Nougat - the latest version of Google's operating system.

by | June 06, 2017 | 15:53

The iMac Pro, which will be available in space gray, will be available in December for $4,999. The analysts would have also commented on the new 10.9-inch model, saying that thanks to its borderless design, it will be the same size of the current 9.7-inch iPad Pro.

by | June 06, 2017 | 15:08

Like the Amazon Echo and Google Home , the HomePod will play music while also helping people to manage their lives and homes. Both speakers can respond to voice requests for the news, weather and tasks such as turning on the lights. These devices will only keep the most recent messages in local storage. Apple also touched on other Siri features in the speaker, although these were mentioned in a secondary manner - the company is clearly focusing on the music capabilities.

by | June 06, 2017 | 15:49

Cook also praised the Apple developer community which has 16 million registered developers and added three million previous year. The macOS High Sierra offers an all-new file system, support for High-Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) and an update to Metal, Apple's advanced graphics technology.

by | June 06, 2017 | 15:05

HomePod is created to work with the Apple Music subscription service and can produce rich sound while tapping into the artificial intelligence power of Siri . The new machine will come with an 8-core Xeon processor, with configurations that scale up to an 18-core Xeon processor and an all-new AMD Radeon Vega graphics GPU, up to 16GB of VRAM and up to 4TB for SSD storage.

by | June 06, 2017 | 15:28

FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011 file photo, a person stands near the Apple logo at the company's store in Grand Central Terminal, in NY. Apple said that watch wearers will be able to link their devices with the gym equipment through NFC.

by | June 06, 2017 | 14:09

Federighi said that when it comes to performance, the internet browser Safari's JavaScript performance will be a whopping 80 percent faster than even Google Chrome . The best part though is that the Photo tags will be saved across devices and linked to your Apple ID. Editing has had a bump too, with new options to fine-tune colour and contrast levels in any image.