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Apple's New Big Bet: Augmented Reality

The next-generation iOS 11 for the iPhone and iPad will include features like Chinese-English translation on Siri , Shanghai dialect dictation and phon...


Apple wants to rock the market with HomePod, faces challenges

The iOS 11 update is free for the iPhone , iPad and iPod touch, but is only coming to a select group of devices. The company also announced some desktop OS...


Comey asked Sessions to run interference with White House

Using media appearances, e-mail, and even a political TV ad that will be timed to coincide with Comey's appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee, som...


Oil jumps after Qatar shunned by Arab neighbors over alleged terrorism links

In fact, while Saudi Arabia and other Arab states cutting ties with Qatar because they believe it is aiding terrorists and Iran , was the focus of heated p...


The Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of WWDC 2017

The 21.5-inch model will also now support up to 32GB of RAM, and the 27-inch model will support 64GB of RAM. This refresh will make the new iMac really comp...


What We Know About Apple's Business Chat So Far

It will work across Apple's devices like iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch , but not the Mac. Combined with powerful new iPad features in iOS 11 coming this fal...


New Google programme may help kids fight trolls, hackers

We partnered with the Internet Keep Safe Coalition and educators across the country to create a classroom curriculum that brings the five principles of being...


Apple's CEO admits to Assisting the UK Government with Recent Terrorist Investigations

He further goes on to mention that the said process of handing down information isn't anything new. Cook noted that rather than breaking its own encryption an...


IOS 11 Has System-Level Screen Recording

The new OS also comes with built-in real-time translations. Mr Blau suspected Apple only gave a glimpse at its vision for HomePod , noting its potential to...


Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

Here, they can determine which programs will not run in 64-bit mode. The dock on the iPad now behaves like the one found on Macs , and holds a greater nu...


All of the business news from Apple's WWDC 2017

This might not have been the biggest of upgrades, but it does seem out of character for Apple - who had not pretty much left the MacBook Pro untouched for f...


Apple's 2017 product lineup leaked by Foxconn insiders on Reddit

Some leaks talk about the iPhone 8 in which the Touch ID sensor could be on the front of the device. The source that has come to be known as Foxconn insider...


Apple gives a sneak peek at its upcoming iMac Pro

With a whopping US$4,999 price tag, Apple aims to deliver a premium performance with the device. Seven devices (including MacBook Pros and iMacs) have all had...


New iPhone feature to block texts while driving

The new camera app will use the new HEVC format compression for captured videos and pictures to offer the same image quality at nearly half the size on the us...


WWDC 2017: Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) New iMac Lineup Should Silence Critics

It's based on the 27-inch 5K iMac design, so you have that new display , offering increased brightness and better colours from its 10-bit panel, but internally...


AMD launches Radeon Pro 500 graphics cards for iMac

The 21.5-inch model will also now support up to 32GB of RAM , and the 27-inch model will support 64GB of RAM . Apple's biggest push with the iMac Pro , t...


Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert raises more than $3 million

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 23: Crowded House frontman Neil Finn thanked Grande and Cyrus for performing one of his songs at the One Love Manchester concert ....


AMD releases 'Radeon Pro 500' Series graphics for iMac

The refreshed models will come with Intel's Kaby Lake processors with twice as much memory support. But the headline is the 21.5-inch iMac includes a 4K Dis...


Is Apple's HomePod the 'One More Thing' of WWDC 2017 You Wanted?

Files , on the other hand, allows users to access the actual location of the documents, files, photos and videos that have been downloaded onto the device. Appl...


OnePlus 5 launching on 20 June

OnePlus said in a blog, "With the OnePlus 5 , our commitment to this philosophy continues". Check back on 20 June to find out everything you need to know ab...


Attacker uses hammer on officers near Notre Dame in Paris

The attack caused panic among visitors in the area. Around 900 people inside the cathedral were told to sit on wooden pews and put their hands up as police ...


Apple aims to `reinvent home music´ with HomePod smart speaker

You wake it up by saying "Hey, Siri". Wireless speakers are a booming tech category at present and are seen as a gateway into turning our homes into "smart" h...


Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

The iPhone screen will also be locked to prevent drivers from using many of their apps while driving. Besides playing music, Apple's Siri digital as...


Apple WWDC 2017 Conference Revealed New iMac Models With Intel Kaby Lake

The new updated iMac will feature the new Kaby Lake processors with clock speeds ranging from 4.2 GHz to 4.5 GHz with turbo Boost. Fusion Drive hybrid sto...


Apple expected to reveal Amazon and Google smart speaker rival

HomePod includes Siri voice integration and will function as a "home assistant", according to Schiller. It's the first time in 15 years that Apple has held its...


WatchOS 4 Revealed: Dynamic Apple Watch Faces, Workout App, etc.

The HomePod is also compatible with a number of non-music features, such as reminders, giving weather information, and controlling HomeKit supported smart h...


Here's Everything Apple Just Revealed at Its Annual Conference

It's no surprise, but there's integration with the Apple Music online subscription. Google Home followed in October and Microsoft's assistant, Cortana, is a...


Apple's Surface Pro killer might not launch until 2018

It'll reduce the refresh rate for viewing photos, for example, or ramp it up for watching a movie. This new range of iMacs include an iMac 21.5-inch standard va...


34 pilots grounded over objectionable WhatsApp posts

In its complaint, DGCA named pilots from Jet Airways , IndiGo , GoAir and SpiceJet . Gupta, who filed the complaint with the police against the pilots sa...


Apple's Announces HomePod to Rival Amazon Echo

Beyond just controlling music, you can control any "HomeKit" devices through HomePod - that means stuff like Phillips Hue lighting, Nest thermostats, and other ...


Top 5 features introduced in iOS 11 already available on Android

This new breed of smart speaker is an important market for Apple and other tech giants, including Microsoft ( MSFT ), which last month announced the Invoke, a s...


New Smart Speaker Expected At Apple Conference

It is also created to work with Apple Music subscriptions, able to access your music library and make recommendations based on song history. HomePod is co...


Apple HomePod Joins Amazon Echo, Google Home In Smart Speaker Arms Race

The HomePod , to be launched later this year, has six microphones built into it and is powered by Apple's smart assistant Siri. Amazon dominated shipments in...


WhatsApp update adds automatic albums and photo filters on iOS

It does not look like Whatsapp will compromise with its current features for iOS . The three new features on WhatsApp are - Filters , Albums , and Reply S...


Apple's new iPhones 'Do Not Disturb' drivers with notifications

Smart home features are another big focus for other smart speakers, and this will be the first such speaker to support Apple HomeKit . Ever since iOS ...