Hi-Tech

Apple Announces New Siri-Based Speaker System HomePod

New features coming to iPhones and iPads include messages that sync to Apple servers in the cloud. It will use machine learning to turn your Live Photos into ...


Apple unveils its speaker

Soon, HomePod will be just like Google Home or Amazon Echo , but a better music playing device too. Myriad companies - none of them Apple - have been fig...


How To Save Storage Space On iOS 11

Earlier this week Apple showed off iOS 11 , the next iteration of the iPhone and iPad operating system that's coming later this Fall, but lengthy as its WWD...


Apple's iOS 11 Hopes To Reinvent the iPad

Apple says it does not want its customers using its products while driving and so has introduced a " Do Not Disturb While Driving " mode that will be activ...


Apple unveils HomePod, a smart speaker with Siri inside

Seriously, though, I don't even use Siri (well, except when I feel like name-calling to hear its response). Amazon's Prime Video app is finally coming to ...


Apple unveils HomePod, competition for Amazon Echo

The firm is jumping into a whole new product category - the home hub. "The fact that Apple is claiming to marry really great and smart audio with a sm...


Apple Announces HomePod, its Answer to Alexa and Google Home

Like the name implies, Apple's positioning of the HomePod seems to be all about the music, thus trying to avoid pitting its virtual assistant features dir...


Apple HomePod revealed as rival to Amazon Echo & Google Home

That said, according to TechCrunch , it was first reported last month that the two companies were in talks to finally bring the streaming service to the A...


Apple's HomePod Is a Pricey Amazon Echo Competitor

The next version of iOS, which powers the iPhone and iPad, as well as desktop software macOS and the Apple Watch's watchOS were also updated at the firm's ann...


HomePod will be 'smartest home speaker' on offer, says Apple

The speaker only sends information to Apple when it detects the " Hey Siri" trigger phrase, much like Amazon and Google only transfer audio snippets whe...


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

The HomePod can scan the space around it to optimize audio accordingly. Nevertheless, the HomePod is significantly more expensive than its biggest compe...


Apple Just Revealed A Brand New Device For Your Apartment

Apple plans to launch HomePod in December for $349, starting with the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia. Apple unveiled a smart speaker called...


Apple HomePod vs. Amazon Echo: The similarities and differences, explained

Apple's Kevin Lynch speaks about the Apple Watch during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose , C...


Apple makes it tougher to text and drive

With the new feature, if the iPhone is connected to a vehicle via Bluetooth or a cable, or if the auto is in motion, the phone will automatically withhold all n...


Apple Unveils HomePod to take on Amazon's Echo

Also, according to Philip Schiller, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Marketing, Apple , the new speaker powered by Siri can rock nearly any room with d...


Apple Hopes To Reinvent Home Audio With Its New Device

The speaker is similar to cheaper devices from Amazon and Google . A new Siri interface on the Apple Watch will also blend users' calendar information ...


What happens if I forgot or lost my polling card?

Originally, the election hadn't been due until May 7, 2020, but MPs voted 522 to 13 for the election go ahead early. In a General Election the victorious pa...


On the Move: Tech Giant Apple Reveals Its New Homepod Speaker

Musically, the Apple HomePod did blow both Sonos Play:3 and Amazon Echo out of the water, as Engadget 's Chris Velazco points out. HomePod will be made p...


WWDC 2017: Apple introduces HomePod, an Amazon Echo rival

Currently, Apple's Siri works with only six types of app: ride-hailing and sharing; messaging and calling; photo search; payments; fitness; and auto infotai...


Updates to Apple's smart assistant Siri 'could be vital to HomePod's success'

This new breed of speaker presents a tantalizing future powered by voice, where computing is not tied to a screen. However, instead of focusing on their ass...


Apple's New HomePod Smart Speaker Promises to Reinvent Home Audio

In announcing the HomePod , Apple CEO Tim Cook said there are many companies making products for enjoying music in the home but "none have nailed it yet". ...


Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into living room

The smart speaker works by talking to an updated Siri that better understands music-related requests, Apple said during its Worldwide Developers Conference...


Apple unveils new technology at WWDC in San Jose

Both Amazon's Alexa and Google Home's Google Assistant will be able to power a swath of compatible home automation products and are directly linked to b...


Apple unveils smart home assistant HomePod

While the conference address was mostly attended by Apple developers, who had been there for the three-day conference, the front rows were filled with high sc...


WWDC 2017: Apple unveils virtual reality, browser privacy features on Macs

Called " HomePod ", the wireless speaker delivers awesome audio quality and uses spatial awareness to sense its location in a room and automatically adjust th...


Apple HomePod Speaker Announced At WWDC

At its annual Worldwide Developers Conference , the tech giant also introduced a series of software updates, including payment-to-payment capabilities for App...


Apple unveils iOS 11 at WWDC

Naturally, the option will be, er, optional but nevertheless it's a worthwhile feature that could prevent a great deal of distracted driving, and therefore save...


IOS 11 Will let You Text Siri Instead Of Speaking To It

Amid the pre-WWDC speculation that pegged the potential Siri speaker as Apple's answer to assistants like the Amazon Echo , Apple made a curious move to lead...


Apple just unveiled HomePod, a $349 competitor to Amazon's Echo

Apple is going to release HomePod in white and space gray colors in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia this December for $349. It features a hi...


Apple Introduces Amazon Rival: Siri Smart Speaker/Home Pod

However, Adam Scott from comparison service PriceSpy said Apple's "late" arrival to the smart speaker market could prove an advantage. The company also ro...


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

Apple said that makes the Mac a great platform for development virtual-reality "experiences". This deal may encourage more home equipment suppliers to se...


Apple is using artificial intelligence to carve out new features

Displaying a Sonos product to show speakers that were, in Cook's words, "speakers but not smart", and an Amazon Echo to show something that was "smart, but ...


Uber Fires Top Executive Over Handling Of Rape Investigation In India

What originally happened was, in 2014, a 26-year-old woman in New Delhi had been out and called for an Uber to take her home at the end of the night. Uber fir...


Apple unveils HomePod smart speaker

The browser's new "intelligent tracking prevention", meanwhile, will use machine learning to identify and block digital-ad trackers in order to keep adverti...


AMD's new Radeon Pro 500 series powers new MacBook Pro

The new processors aren't the only change Apple has planned for its notebooks. There is a drop for the 21.5-inch 4K iMac though, which is going down to $1,499...