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Amazon exec speaks on HomePod competition, Ice phone rumors

The good news is, Apple is going after a different segment of the market, namely, those looking for a high-quality connected home speaker . A WSJ report...


Siri Far Behind Alexa and Google Assistant, Says Ex-Apple Employee

An ex-Apple employee cited by the WSJ said the Siri team realized how far behind they were lagging when watching Amazon show off the capabilities of the Ec...


Apple HomePod: 6 Things to Know About Apple's Siri Speaker

HomePod will taking Amazon Echo and Google Home , which have been building momentum in the market for voice-controlled speakers capable of controlling smart...


The 5 most requested iPhone features Apple left out of iOS 11

According toCNN, the tech giant's iOS 11 operating system will offer a " Do Not Disturb While Driving " mode for iPhones in their latest update, set for rele...


Apple unveils HomePod speaker, first new product in years, adds VR elements

Apple is giving the Google Home and Amazon Echo a run for their money with the introduction of the HomePod. The big question is whether or not people a...


Apple's next move will destroy the 'text and drive' culture

According to the National Safety Council, one in four auto accidents are caused by texting while driving. Apple will soon introduce a new iPhone feature t...


French Center Jonathan Jeanne Suffers Setback, Out of 2017 NBA Draft

Jeanne worked out for an National Basketball Association team as recently as Wednesday when he visited the Toronto Raptors. Marfan syndrome is a genetic disor...


Apple Announces Smart Home Audio Speaker HomePod

Apple unveiled watchOS 4 on Monday, the newest version of the operating system for the Apple Watch. Apple Music will offer additional playlists, including...


The iMac Pro combines a familiar look with a dark twist

Apple expects the desktop to be used for high-end graphics and editing work to advanced gaming and VR content creation as well as real-time 3D rendering. Featu...


This is how smart home devices like the Apple HomePod work

When Tim Cook finally arrived at the last of the six "important" announcements Apple was due to make at the Worldwide Developers Conference, a collective si...


How the Apple HomePod Compares to the Amazon Echo and Google Home

When it comes out in December, the HomePod will perform tasks that are comparable to what Siri now does, such as send messages, control smart home devices ...


Apple iPhone 8 spotted running iOS 11; no rear fingerprint sensor seen

You can hit record direct from the revamped Control Centre whenever you want. It will be available for all models of the iPad Air and iPad Pro, as well as...


Hands on with Apple's first Developer Beta of iOS 11

Apple claims that its new A10X Fusion iPad chip is up to 30 percent faster for compute performance and 40 percent faster for graphics, compared to its previo...


Apple's HomePod is coming. Here's what you need to know about sm

So far, the Amazon Echo and Google Home have been marketed mostly at tech savvy adults. According to eMarketer, 35.6 million Americans are expected to use...


U.S. intelligence chiefs deny White House pressure to ease Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Trump asked Comey to drop an investigation of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into whe...


Apple Could Expand iPhone's NFC Capabilities Beyond Apple Pay

Obviously, there are many other new features in iOS 11 , and possibly hundreds of tiny little additions to discover and experience. The HomePod Is, Above...


Microsoft is shutting down Docs.com in December

Microsoft announced today it will retire its older file-sharing site Docs.com on December 15, 2017 , as a result of its LinkedIn acquisition. Microsoft ...


GarageBand Mac & iOS Updates Add New Features

But one big feature didn't make the demo: automatic Wi-Fi log-ins between iOS 11 devices . That nobody has mentioned. According to a press release by Appl...


Apple Unveils Its Most Powerful Mac Ever - The All-New iMac Pro

The big dog, the 15” MacBook Pro, gets faster graphics options and a base price of $2,400. After taxes, it's nearly exactly the same price as a 10.5-inch iPa...


Apple HomePod to Compete with Amazon Echo, Google Home

At almost double the price of both the Amazon Echo ($180) and Google Home ($149), the HomePod isn't positioning itself to compete with those devices...


Nicola Sturgeon rules out 'rash decisions' on indyref2 after major SNP losses

The SNP still took 35 of Scotland's 59 seats in Britain's 650-seat national parliament, while the Conservatives won 13 Scottish seats, achieving the second la...


Plot twist: the MacBook Air is still alive Featured

Featuring next-generation Intel Xeon processors up to 18 cores, iMac Pro is created to handle the most demanding pro workflows. After letting the product line...


Does Google need to launch its own version of the iPad Pro?

Apple announced iOS 11 this week at its annual developer show , and later this month, you'll be able to install a beta version of the new system on your...


Apple HomePod - Things to know about the Wi-Fi speakers with Siri

Why has Amazon Prime TV been missing from Apple TV up to now? ProMotion also improves display quality, said Apple , and reduces power consumption by matchi...


Apple announces updated iMac models with new processors, brighter display

And if you want speed from your storage , you'll be happy to know that all 27-inch models and the top of the line 21.5-inch model comes with a Fusion Drive sta...


Apple 10.5 Inch iPad Pro Finally Here, What's New

Apple barely scratched the surface of iOS 11 during its WWDC keynote, focusing only on some of the major software features coming to iPhone and iPad this fall...


Jared Kushner to meet with Senate Intelligence staff soon

White House officials have repeatedly said Kushner wants to cooperate with investigators and answer questions from committee staff members. Kushner, who is ma...


New iPhone feature to block texting while driving

The new Siri will also give iPhone and iPad users personalized suggestions based on how they utilize the Safari browser and other standard Apple features....


IOS 11 means you never have to remember app passwords again

Perhaps of more interest to gamers is the new iMac Pro. It also acts as an app switcher: dragging the app icon from the dock to the screen will open it next...


Apple's answer to the Amazon Echo has a critical flaw

HomePod is created to be the user's personal "musicologist", says Apple , learning personal preferences and tastes based on genres, moods and playlists. Ech...


Microsoft Surface Pen comes $40 more expensive

Microsoft's offering comes in four colors, burgundy, platinum, cobalt blue, and black, as reported by The Next Web . The updated Pen features an impressive ...


Apple unveils home music speaker featuring Siri support

But Apple has its own way of doing things - it moves when everyone else has moved, and stuns the world with its way of doing things. Marketers that are deve...


What happens if there's a hung parliament?

The survey predicted the Conservatives would get 314 of the 650 seats and the Labour Party 266. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said Ms May had lost seats, her ...


Smarter Siri and More Updates Arriving with iOS 11

As soon as they can, teams need to get their hands dirty with the iOS 11 developer preview to assess the new opportunities and challenges that lay ahead. Appl...


Comey: Trumps request to stop Russian Federation probe very disturbing

Comey said the president asked him for "loyalty" during a White House dinner and to lay off Flynn - who is under criminal investigation - imploring Comey t...