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Apple's New HomePod vs. Amazon's Echo

Here's how it played out. The $349 HomePod looks to provide an alternative to high-end speakers from competitors such as Bose and Sonos as well as the che...


Apple announces iOS11 and other tech features at WWDC

According to Schiller, HomePod combines both a solid sound system and a powerful smart device. But on a screenless speaker like HomePod , if Siri sucks, the ...


Apple Updates iMac Line

When it launches in December, Apple's new iMac will be priced at, yikes, $4,999. The new all-in-one computers are coming with two Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports. The...


Siri speaker, iOS 11 likely to be unveiled

Leading up to it, Apple says those outside app developers have earned more than $70 billion since Apple's app store launched in 2008. It is expected to be a v...


Apple Announces HomePod Wireless Speaker with Siri, Coming Late 2017

The speaker, while expected by some industry watchers, marked Apple's first new product announcement since the Apple Watch in September 2014. As it stands...


Apple Debuts HomePod Smart Speaker

It's an intriguing point to consider at a time when millions of consumers have purchased a smart speaker for their home. " Hey Siri ", brings the speaker to lif...


Apple WWDC 2017 highlights: Siri, HomePod, iOS 11, and more

It's powered by Apple Music, Apple's subscription music service, and connects directly. HomePod uses the company's A8 chip, which Apple also uses for its mob...


Hey, Siri: Wait'll you see what Apple's up to

HomePod will be made publicly available from December 2017 in the US, UK and Australia for $349. " Apple reinvented portable music with iPod and now HomePo...


Apple Takes On Sonos, Google & Amazon With New Voice Activated Speaker

It can also be used to control other devices in the home , and reportedly will be in competition against Amazon's Echo and Google Home . The market for in...


Apple To Release First Home Speaker

It could be a great-sounding speaker. Although Siri would likely be a centerpiece of a smart speaker from Apple , Moorhead said the device's design, colo...


Apple HomePod first impressions roundup

In AI, in categorising and serving that information, in machine learning, in making dumb devices smart, both Google and Amazon are ahead of Apple . In case...


Apple's HomePod is a cautious approach to the connected home

The news was announced at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference as one of a suite of features in the company's new mobile operating system, iOS11. Bette...


The iPhone is getting drag and drop too with iOS 11

This, however, has not stopped iPhone users in attempting to install the developers beta version of iOS 11 on their devices. NFC could open up more ways for...


There's no Office free ride on Apple's new 10.5-in. iPad Pro

What's more, getting your update approved takes merely hours now and as such, developers have the option to release multiple updates within the same day. Th...


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Miss Out on On-Screen Fingerprint Reader

It shows an early concept for the Galaxy Note 8 design, and with no fingerprint scanner on its front of rear, hints that it could be the first Samsung smartphon...


Major Improvements for iPhone, iPad Users

It also supports tags and third-party storage providers like Google Drive. Pretty soon, users will be able to engage in AR-experiences on their iOS 11 run...


Apple showcases HomePod, iPad Pro, and iMac Pro in new videos

This completely makes sense from a branding point of view, because Apple want to keep each price tier distinct from one another and maintain the iMac Pro an...


Apple Gets Into The Smart Speaker Market With HomePod

Since the launch of Amazon's Echo a year ago and Google Home in March, both of which have been popular with consumers, Apple had been widely expected to e...


Apple Announces the HomePod Wireless Speaker with Voice Control

This always happens during a product announcement, and Apple's pricing is always a hot topic during these events. The HomePod , Apple Music and Siri de...


Apple's CEO Welcomes Michelle Obama for a Fireside Chat at WWDC 2017

For the event, an elegant Michelle Obama , accompanied by Lisa Jackson - Apple's vice president of environment, policy, and social initiatives - took to the ...


Apple takes on Amazon Echo with $350 Siri-powered HomePod

Apple is hoping a new smart home speaker will strike a chord with music lovers - the latest test of the iPhone maker's ability to redefine markets original...


Apple Spotlights Siri in Swipe at Rival Amazon's Alexa

Bits of code and assets for such a mode have surfaced in the past, and if Apple is indeed planning a new iPhone that can display darker blacks, then it would ...


OPPO R11 & R11 Plus Officially Launched With Snapdragon 660 & 20MP Dual Cameras

Further, the device s powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be expandable via microSD card. ...


Apple Homepod vs Amazon Echo vs Google Home

In the case of Apple's HomePod , though, you'll only have one choice: Apple Music. For now there doesn't appear to a toolkit that third-party programmers can u...


Watch Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night's E3 2017 Trailer

Along with spewing giant streams of blood, these crimson umbrellas will try to skewer you to the floor as Bloodless flies around the room. Miriam is shown using...


Apple Puts Siri Helper at Center of Growing Home-Tech Empire

And it would mark an effort by Apple to catch up with Amazon ( AMZN ) and Google ( GOOG ). Apple made the announcements in the opening keynote for i...


Apple's new iMacs have better screens, USB-C, and VR support

For the first time ever on a Mac, iMac Pro features 10Gb Ethernet for up to 10 times faster networking. Apple has now improved the brightness to 500 nits, m...


IOS 11 can automatically delete apps to save space

The devices reportedly need to be close by and unlocked for the feature to work, which should prevent your neighbors from spamming your phone to try and m...


Tim Cook explains why Apple's HomePod is better than the Amazon Echo

The company has integrated the Apple Music app into its HomePod device, indicating that it expects the device to also contribute to its Services business....


Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series

The Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series will also be the most powerful 911 Turbo S the company has ever made. The 3.8-liter twin-turbo flat-six receives a po...


Apple shows off HomePod Siri speaker

Apple is also updating the operating software for its Apple Watch , including new watch faces, more personalized alerts that use machine learning to tai...


You can pick up a Microsoft certified refurbished Surface 3 for $299

You can even pre-order it already, but only in platinum, with burgundy, black and cobalt blue colors listed as "coming soon". The stylus also adjusts for angle,...


SBI closes Rs. 15000 crore mega QIP

After the Reserve Bank of India ( RBI ) reduced the standard asset provisioning and risk weight on home loans on Wednesday, the State Bank of India ( SBI ) ...


How to Sign Up for iOS 11 Public Beta

Do you ever get the urge to look at a text message while you're driving, or flick through Twitter while waiting in a line of traffic on the motorway? Anot...


Credit Suisse Group AG Reaffirms Underperform Rating for BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY)

RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of BB in report on Monday, December 14 with "Sector Perform" rating. BlackBerry Ltd ( BBRY ) opened at 11.29 on Fr...