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Siri Improvements, Apple Pay In iMessage, SDK Updates

Apple's also expected to unveil a voice-activated, internet-connected speaker to rival Amazon's Echo and Google Home. Naturally, I ran as fast I could to it to get as much time with the devices a...

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MacOS 10.13 High Sierra announced

H.265, a new video codec that formally supports 4K as it's flagship feature, is now default in macOS . Apple proudly showed off some efficiency and speed upgrades to the browser, including things s...

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Apple unveils smart home assistant HomePod

The "Files" app will now give iPad users drag-and-drop support between and within apps, access to a file system browser, and a way to set up spaces with multiple app windows. WatchOS 4 will bring a n...

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Siri invading your home with a new Apple speaker

Siri invading your home with a new Apple speaker

The larger iPad Pro 12.9 gains the specifications of the new iPad Pro but only comes in Space Grey, Gold, Silver colour options. Both the 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro have been updated with the ...

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Android Nougat yet to hit 10% distribution share, Marshmallow is most popular

Android Nougat yet to hit 10% distribution share, Marshmallow is most popular

The positive growth can be attributed to the launch of multiple smartphones in the recent past which run on the Android Nougat OS out-of-the-box. Nougat Operating system lags behind with 9.5% distri...

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Apple Unveils iOS 11 At WWDC 2017

A public beta will be available later this month. Apple unveiled new hardware, including a Siri-powered speaker, and previewed upcoming iPhone , iPad , Mac and Apple Watch features as the company'...

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Apple unveils new 'HomePod' speaker

Your testing will help Apple improve the final version of iOS 11 and it also gives you the chance to test out some of its most exciting features before everyone else gets it. The Cupertino, Cali...

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Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker

The Most Advanced Display Featuring ProMotion The stunning, redesigned Retina display in iPad Pro features ProMotion, a new technology that delivers refresh rates of up to 120Hz for fluid scrolling, ...

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Apple Make The New iPad Pro Official

The workout app is also getting an update , with features that give users more automatic measurements and track multiple workouts in a single session. If they reply "urgent" to that message, that mes...

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IPad Pro Storms WWDC 2017 By Living Up To The 'Pro' Name

The iMac Pro features a 27-inch Retina 5K display, 8-core Xeon processors (which can scale all the way up to 18 cores ) and up to 22 Teraflops of graphics computation. Daryanani said Apple may also...

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These are the six big things Apple is announced today

To that end, Apple is splitting out the games and apps categories, and providing in-house features on the essential downloads for your iPhone or iPad . Apple is also bringing the ability to pa...

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WWDC 2017: Apple jumps into augmented reality with ARkit development platform

Apple Vice President, Hardware Engineering John Ternus speaks on stage at San Jose McEnery Convention Center. Apple also unveiled new Macs, addressing complaints that Apple has let its Mac lineup la...

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WWDC 2017: 7 things to know about HomePod

In addition to the promise of better low-light photos with iOS 11's updates, the software update will bring a new Memories feature to iOS photos. QR codes aren't as popular in the U.S.as other p...

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The new iPad Pro packs a bigger screen into a familiar body

The iPhone screen will also be locked to prevent drivers from using many of their apps while driving. The iOS 11 Photos app will also be completely refreshed, with machine learning capabilities, to ...

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Apple unveils iOS 11 at WWDC

And it would mark an effort by Apple to catch up with Amazon and Google . HomePod , powered Apple's Siri digital assistant, will be priced at $349 when it begins shipping in December in th...

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Augmented, Virtual Reality Headed to Macs, iPhones

If you missed the big news yesterday, Apple is now supporting virtual reality (VR) on its Mac platforms thanks to the new OS High Sierra and augmented reality (AR) on iOS with ARKit . The screen will...

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Apple Touts Speed, Privacy Upgrades in macOS High Sierra

One of the simple yet best features is autoplay blocking which, as the name suggests, prevents unscrupulous websites from playing video and audio enabled advertisements without user intervention. Alth...

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Apple Unveils Kaby Lake-Equipped iMacs, $5K iMac Pro at WWDC

AMD employees around the world are focused on building great products that push the boundaries of what is possible. High motion video, or scrolling, will ramp up the refresh rate, while static images...

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Apple iOS 11: 11 new features coming to your iPhone and iPad

Siri is also getting a translation beta and a new male voice. The assistant will be able to translate from English to select languages at the moment. It was expected that Apple would share a prev...

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Apple Teases Behemoth iMac Pro, New MacBooks

All the new graphics cards come bundled with the new improvements in macOS High Sierra, that means these new machines will support VR content. Readers might be anxious about the workstation componen...

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These are the biggest new features coming to the iPhone

While numerous rumored iOS 11 features we were excited about failed to make an appearance - there's no Dark Mode option, for instance - we did see a number of new features that should make the iO...

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Apple announces iOS 11, available this Fall

Apple also laid some groundwork for augmented reality, the projection of digital features onto real-world surroundings, by giving app developers tools for incorporating AR into their products. The ...

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Tech: Apple introduces power-packed iOS 11, wireless home speaker

Which devices will be able to get iOS 11? Additional announcements at the WWDC revealed a new Apple HomePod , which is powered by Siri. The iOS 11 Photos app will also be completely refre...

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

But, this minor update making the iPhone so much more user-friendly looks like something Apple would do, and the same will not be more complicated than this. The new 10.5-inch model reduces the bo...

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Apple announces "HomePod" smart home speaker

HomePod includes Siri voice integration and will function as a "home assistant", according to Schiller. The HomePod will ship in December, beginning in the USA, United Kingdom and Australia, and ...

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Apple releases Do Not Disturb While Driving for iOS 11

With updates such as a reworked Safari that comes with features like autoplay video blocking and "intelligent tracking prevention" to cut back ad trackers, along with other updates such as rolling out...

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WWDC 2017: Apple launches new line of Macs, unveils HomePod

Apple also announced new Macintosh computers, new versions of MacOS , watchOS and tvOS, along with providing a preview of an intelligent speaker that will show up in December. New iMacs and MacBoo...

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Apple Unveils Powerful New iMac Pro

Here's what you need to know about Apple's latest tablet . The iPad Pro 10.5inch will be available in silver, space gray, gold and rose gold starting at $649 for the 64GB with Wi-Fi model and $779 ...

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WannaCry ransomware worm infected over 200k computers worldwide

WannaCry ransomware worm infected over 200k computers worldwide

Microsoft issued a security patch on 14 March which protected users against the attack, although many users did not install the update and remained vulnerable. The " Wanakiwi ", as the team calls...

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Apple HomePod brings Siri into the living room

Apple HomePod brings Siri into the living room

At a glance, the colours on the iPad Pro screen really stand out, and the new 120Hz refresh rate makes working with the Apple Pencil feel responsive - at least for a few minutes. Apple will likely ...

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Apple unveils HomePod to compete with Amazon Echo and Google Home

Apple unveils HomePod to compete with Amazon Echo and Google Home

In the video below we get a look at the new multitasking features, Control Center, drag and drop, new and improved screenshots, and the new Files app (a place that acts as a Finder of sorts on iOS f...

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WWDC 2017: Major announcements from Apple's big developer conference

Apple said the HomePod has a December release date. But while Amazon and Google have stressed the daily practicalities of the artificial intelligence assistants that run Echo and Home, Apple framed...

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The Coolest Things You Can Do With Apple's New iOS 11

Apple has announced the HomePod smart speaker that integrates Siri voice interaction and adapts to its environment to provide high quality audio. Siri is getting a new voice, and the Mac is getti...

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The 12 coolest things we learnt from WWDC 2017

The 12 coolest things we learnt from WWDC 2017

Here's everything we know about iOS 11 so far. Apple also unveiled new Macs, addressing complaints that Apple has let its Mac lineup languish in favour of its better-selling products, namely t...

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Apple introduced iOS 11: Here's what's new

Now, if you look at the App Store renders attached above, you will notice that the new design has little to nearly no resemblance to the previous design. Photos too will now be saved in HEIF format in...

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Apple Introduces 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature To Prevent Driver Distraction

These giants are battling over still-emerging fields that are expected to turn into technological gold mines, much the way personal computers and smartphones became moneymaking machines in previous de...

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Apple announces Siri-based speaker, to take on Amazon, Google

The device doesn't ship until later this year, so it's too early to say how it will compare to the rival Amazon Echo or Google Home products. Some of the highlights include a redesigned Control Ce...

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Apple WWDC 2017: 5 Key Takeaways and What They Mean for Government

Apple WWDC 2017: 5 Key Takeaways and What They Mean for Government

Unlike those other smart speakers , Apple is positioning the HomePod primarily as a way to listen to and discover new songs and artists. Ok. This is the biggie for existing iPhone and iPad us...

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Apple Launches HomePod-A Smart Speaker for Homes

During a demo at the event, Apple's senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi showed off a Pikachu whose position and shadowing made it seem more dynamically embedded in the envi...

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Apple announces smart speaker HomePod to rival Amazon Echo and Google Home

The move is the first venture into a completely new area by Apple in more than two years. But of course, iPhone users are excluded for now. However, you can exit this mode if you want to at any time...

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