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by | June 11, 2017 | 00:04

Apple has announced that its popular iOS App Store will get a significant redesign later this year. Apple's senior vice president of software engineering, Craig Federighi, announced the feature at the company's Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif., on Monday.

by | June 10, 2017 | 23:41

Previously, DICE uploaded Battlefield 1's first DLC, They Shall Not Pass , onto the Community Test Environment weeks before the expansion was released. First, there will be two nighttime maps added to playlists for players. Andrew Gulotta of EA said that Nivelle Nights will have night play. Smells like an attempted eSports thing to me, and more details about whatever that is are coming at GamesCom, apparently.

by | June 10, 2017 | 22:23

Workstation-Class Performance in an iMac Design Featuring next-generation Intel Xeon processors up to 18 cores, iMac Pro is created to handle the most demanding pro workflows. Apple's new 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models are available for purchase today . In addition, Apple said the MacBook will be getting 50 percent speed boost in its solid state drive.

by | June 10, 2017 | 22:31

With no clear victor likely to emerge from Thursday's vote, May vowed to provide stability, while Corbyn said she should step down. Labour had won 260 seats. So what is Elmo doing at Prime Minister Theresa May's polling station? The Liberal Democrats, meanwhile, have said they will not work with either main party.

by | June 10, 2017 | 22:58

The launch, overseen by leader Kim Jong Un , "accurately detected and hit ... floating targets" in the Sea of Japan , according to KCNA. The reclusive state has ordered three ballistic missile launches, a surface-to-air missile, and now Thursday's cruise missile tests since the South Korea's President Moon Jae-in took power in early May.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:54

Various leaks indicate the latest flagship device, which might be named something other than iPhone 8, and two other new iPhones could be delayed due to OLED screen supply constraints and other issues. To help ease the strain, Apple with iOS 11 has introduced a new setting which provides users with more granular storage management controls. It contains a number of new features and designs.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:45

During the hartal on Friday, offices of the BJP and that of its allied organisations such as the BMS came under attack. A party worker was injured when one of the bombs exploded in the office around 0100 hrs, sources said adding district Secretary P Mohanan, who arrived at the premises after a trip, however, escaped unhurt.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:17

Apple announced macOS 10.13 High Sierra at the WWDC 2017 keynote event, which came as little surprise, as it's traditional for Apple to announce the latest version of its Mac OS X (later renamed macOS) software at its annual developer event and showcase.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:10

At $349, the HomePod is more expensive than the most-expensive Amazon Echo - the $230 Echo Show - and the Google Home , priced at $129. "We want to reinvent home music", Apple CEO Tim Cook said before Phil Schiller, the company's Vice President of Marketing, pointed out the HomePod's unique position in the current market landscape.

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:57

A color that was't immediately available with the launch of the last OnePlus phone 3T. A music festival in Finland is holding a contest, in which the total cost of prizes is €948, including two three-day VIP tickets and a OnePlus 5 . 10,000, which will include a backpack worth Rs. 3,990, sunglasses worth Rs. 6,000 and a discount coupon worth Rs. 999. No pricing information has yet been released for the OnePlus 5 .

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:05

A picture leaked on Android Authority shows the alleged packaging for the device, with the words " Dual Camera ". Apple certainly has done well with the iPhone 7 Plus , partially because of the dual-lens camera but mostly because of the strength of its own brand.

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:33

The 21.5-inch Retina iMac with the newer display and updated innards now starts at Rs. 1,07,900, compared to Rs. 1,23,900 for the earlier starting price of the Retina iMac range. In addition to the Pro laptop, the company is delivering Kaby Lake to the newest MacBook (non-pro) and iMac computers too. Along with this, the 12.9-inch Pro model is also getting a storage bump, going up to 64GB in the base variant.

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:28

The Amazon Echo weighs 2.34 lbs. while the Google Home is at 1.05 lbs. So you ask yourself, why is the file system the face of the OS? So, in order to give you a better perspective of the developer conference, we compiled all the things which have been doing rounds on the internet.

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:01

Google had announced project "Tango" two years back specifically for it. Apple's WWDC brought a lot of improvements and new features to their iOS that will soon see its eleventh iteration . Since we're setting you up for iOS 11 beta access, be sure to click iOS on the page. While the WatchOS 4 updates are great, the 27 million Apple Music subscribers probably would have appreciated some fun new features in iOS 11 to play around with.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:24

But company officials refrained from repeating CEO Tim Cook's assertion of a year ago that the iPad Pro makes "the ultimate replacement device for customers switching from PC notebooks", or a 2016 TV ad's tagline of, "Imagine what your computer could do.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:55

But Draymond Green said Golden State is eager to end this one back in the Bay. The Cavs came out aggressive in a must-win game against the Warriors to stay alive. But history turned to infamy when they blew a 3-1 lead to the Cavaliers , the biggest collapse in NBA Finals history. He had 35, but he was just 9-of-22 and 2-of-9 on threes, and his lack of ball movement time and again halted the gears on the Warriors machine.

by | June 10, 2017 | 14:59

The elections management company that has been implicated in the NSA report through a mention of one of its products is the Florida-based VR Systems. Eight states used the voter registration software that was said to be hacked. "No, Russians didn't hack Florida voting", Ertel said Tuesday in an online response. The 122 email addresses may have been obtained from VR Systems data, the NSA document said.

by | June 10, 2017 | 14:21

Noting that the political mutual trust has reached an unprecedented height, Xi said China is willing to build "a stronger community of shared interests and shared future" with Kazakhstan, and hopes the two countries can be "good neighbors, friends and partners forever".

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:23

The pound hit an eight-week low against the dollar and its lowest levels in seven months versus the euro before recovering slightly on news she would form a DUP-backed government. Get yourself and your mates down to Downing Street tonight and let her know we don't want her anymore. The first concession the party was won is to ensure that Northern Ireland will not have some special status post-Brexit, meaning no deal which would see the country keep one foot in the European Union - a move ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:47

The spacecraft is slated to rendezvous with the station on Monday. SpaceX has completed 10 resupply missions to the ISS since 2012, and, so far, it's used a different Dragon each time. Now, SpaceX is in possession of 11 Falcon 9 rockets that have flown to space and back - either by landing on ground or on one of the company's drone ships at sea.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:52

HomePod will initially be available from December in the UK, US and Australia. The likes of Google , Amazon or Apple surely haven't come up with speakers that are created to only fill your room with music. That makes the speaker to be able to work in sync with other AirPlay speakers and such. He expects developers to use the software because of its relative simplicity and potential to reach across Apple's large user base.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:52

Comey said he asked Richman to share his notes with the press after Trump tweeted about "tapes" of their White House conversations. That's according to a person close to the legal team who agreed to speak ahead of the filing on condition that the person's name is not used.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:57

But Comey's testimony Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee sharpened obstruction-of-justice questions while refocusing them on an earlier conversation Comey said he had with Trump on February 14 about an FBI criminal investigation of Michael Flynn , Trump's former national-security adviser.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:17

It will be hard for 25-year-old Reality Winner to get a fair trial if her case becomes "this big thing where we're not going to tolerate leakers", Winner's mother, Billie Winner-Davis, told The Associated Press in an interview. A judge has scheduled a hearing Thursday in U.S. District Court to determine whether to allow victor to be released on bond pending trial. Clarke, a member of a commission empaneled by the White House which sought to make reforms to the spy agency in the wake ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:48

As of 2016 $7 trillion was invested in ESG assets, according to the Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment data cited by the publication. "The scientific consensus is clear that the climate is changing largely due to human activity, that the consequences of climate change are accelerating, and that the imperative of a low carbon future is increasingly urgent".

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:27

When you re-install app in iOS 11, you will get back all data and documents . For example, person to person Apple Pay payments will require Apple Pay supporting devices on both ends. According to CNN , Apple announced at their 2017 Worldwide Developers Conference that the new iOS 11 will introduce " Do Not Disturb While Driving ." iPhones connected to a vehicle via Bluetooth or cable will silence notifications from iMessage and certain news apps, for instance, during drives.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:15

While certainly not the first time this method has been used, it is an interesting strategy. After compromising a computer machine, hackers need to infect it with viruses or malware that send back stolen data. Turla, they say, uses something called "watering holes", a list of compromised sites that can distribute malware. Spears would have had no knowledge that some of the comments posted in her official Instagram account were in fact coded messages between hacked computers, ESET ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 04:41

Those countries on Monday severed diplomatic ties with Qatar, leading to suspended flights and regional ports closed to Qatari ships as anxious residents started stockpiling food. The moves isolating Qatar are disrupting trade in commodities from crude oil to metals and food, and deepening fears of a possible jolt to the global gas market, where the tiny Gulf state is a major player.

by | June 10, 2017 | 05:36

The search in Ilford, just north of Barking, is seeking to determine whether the group had accomplices. Butt had appeared in a television documentary called " The Jihadis Next Door ", broadcast past year by Britain's Channel 4 , one of a group of men who unfurled an Islamic State flag in a park.

by | June 10, 2017 | 05:34

An internet-connected speaker called HomePod is coming in December for about $350. The speaker unveiled on Monday is similar to devices from rivals, some of which have been on the market for years. Safari is adding autoplay blocking, so loud videos don't start playing without your approval. The current version is just Sierra. The speaker will feature native support for Apple Music, but Apple didn't reveal more of the technical details about what music playback support will be available ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 01:54

It said hackers installed a file and then published a fake news item attributed to Sheikh Tamim just after midnight May 24. Following the row, Moscow said it will continue to maintain "good" ties with the Persian Gulf states and expects the situation to defuse in a "peaceful" atmosphere.

by | June 10, 2017 | 01:14

Whether they're firing in a good or a bad way, you'll have to tell me - I have been unable to interpret the GIFs posted in reaction to Sonic Mania despite several hours of intense study. Indie game development studio's Headcannon and PagodaWest Games have released a new gameplay video of Sonic Mania . The next has Sonic exploring a different portion for another 30 seconds.

by | June 10, 2017 | 01:08

The 12.9 inch model comes with a 2732 x2048 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi) and the 10.5 inch model comes with a 2,224 x 1,668 pixel resolution and 264 pixels per inch. The all-new iMac Pro sports a gorgeous 27-inch Retina 5K display and a powerful 8-core Intel Xeon processor . The newly introduced iMac is a beast, as we mentioned earlier.

by | June 10, 2017 | 01:26

Amash was among the Freedom Caucus members who pushed back against the President, tweeting that Trump had surrendered to the Washington swamp he promised to fight. Scavino's Twitter account at the time featured photos of him standing in the Oval Office and of Trump delivering a speech behind a lectern with the presidential seal, CREW complained.

by | June 10, 2017 | 01:10

According to the listing of Google Pixel XL 2 on GFXBench , it is fueled by Snapdragon 835 chipset that clocks at 2.35 GHz along with Adreno 540 graphics. The phone will have a 7 Megapixel of front shooter camera which can also record a video with 4K video resolution. Since the GFXBench benchmarking platform does not information dual camera sensors, it can not be confirmed whether the Pixel XL 2 features a dual rear camera module or not.