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Apple HomePod Speaker Announced At WWDC

Apple broke tradition to announce a new device instead of sticking to just software at WWDC 2017 . Shoppers should also take note that while Amazon and Google are known to regularly roll out dis...

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IOS 11: Top Features that Would Excite You

But this one slipped past notice (it was a feature mentioned among a ton of others in a graphic on stage) until some folks started installing the iOS 11 beta and saw it as an option that could be en...

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Apple Announces HomePod Wireless Speaker with Siri, Coming Late 2017

It will be available for both iPhone and iPads users. For now, we may not know just how Apple plans on using its AR and VR tech in the future, but there's only so much you can do with inserting fa...

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Is your iPhone or iPad ready for AR?

The company described it as the biggest iPad update ever developed and the start of the biggest AR platform in the world. While Apple previously added multitasking features like Split View, the ...

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Apple wants to rock the market with HomePod, faces challenges

It's still very early days for monetizing personal assistants - Amazon has declined to prognosticate on Alexa as a revenue stream for years. The company is racing to get its intelligent assistan...

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WWDC17: Apple Unveils HomePod Powered By Siri

Also, according to Philip Schiller, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Marketing, Apple , the new speaker powered by Siri can rock nearly any room with distortion free music, while also, it can be ...

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Apple to introduce iPhone app to prevent distracted driving

Apple's senior vice president of software engineering, Craig Federighi, announced the feature at the company's Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif., on Monday. Other new watchfac...

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Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj: Kohli

Yet the way the experienced left-hander - Sunday's match was his 297th one-day worldwide - took just 32 balls to score his runs saw the 35-year-old named man-of-the-match. "When he got out I took over...

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IPhone will get 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' mode in iOS 11

Apple then introduced a music speaker , its first hardware since Apple Watch was rolled out two years ago. HomePod uses spatial awareness to sense its location in a room and automatically adjus...

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Apple Watch to get new features, Siri to be more intelligent

The Do Not Disturb While Driving mode will be a feature of the new iOS 11 Apple operating system when it arrives later in the year. Maps of airports and shopping arcades will also be coming, for...

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WWDC 2017: With iOS 11, AirPods are even more customizable

Apple also previewed its upcoming iOS 11 , which will include such advancements as Multi-Touch Drag And Drop to move files from one app to another. Such a feature will prevent us from pulling the iPh...

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Apple unveils HomePod, a smart speaker with Siri inside

The HomePod that runs on Wi-Fi is priced at $349 has seven shaft shaping tweeters, a subwoofer, and audio modeling in an Apple-y minimal modern shell. More nuanced, though, were some key announcem...

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Apple's HomePod pumps up the volume on its tech rivals

Yes, some songs may sound pleasing, but for true audiophiles who actually want to hear what the artist and producer intended, Apple's positioning of the HomePod as super high-quality speaker is ...

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Here Are Some Of The New Features In iOS 11

At WWDC, Apple unveiled a developer platform called ARKit to let developers build AR offerings for the iPhone 8 and other devices. According to the National Safety Council, one in four vehicle...

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Siri Speaker, HomePod, Release Date: Apple Announces December Launch

I'm sure HomePod will be great, at least for listening to music. "Log into Facebook once in mobile Safari and when you go to log in to a third-party app using a social network, it should be able t...

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Apple AirPlay 2 adds whole-home audio for speakers

The seven-inch speaker will cost $349 but won't be available until December. There were a few cringe-worthy moments at the WWDC I must admit, as Phil Schiller tried to drum up excitement for the ...

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WWDC 2017: Apple HomePod, Siri-powered smart speaker, promises wonderful sound quality

What powers the HomePod speakers? HomePod is created to work with an Apple Music subscription, providing access to over 40 million songs. Like the Amazon Echo and Google Home, the HomeP...

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Apple unveils Siri-controlled speaker at annual conference

Apple's smart assistant Siri must improve if the new HomePod speaker is to rival Amazon Echo and Google Home , experts have said. Virtual reality has been described as the next big thing for...

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Apple introduces HomePod smart-speaker and variety of upgrades

Beats Electronics was also working on a Wifi-equipped speaker when it was acquired by Apple in 2014, but Apple made a decision to kill the project before it was publicly announced. Although the fo...

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Amazon Prime Video Coming to Apple TV Later This Year

The speaker, while expected by some industry watchers, marked Apple's first new product announcement since the Apple Watch in September 2014. And while its competition has had a head start - the ...

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

According to Federighi, the work they've already done optimizing the iOS platform for machine learning allows the iPhone 7 to process images more than 60 times faster than rival phones like the ...

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Apple Debuts HomePod Smart Speaker

Apple has also worked to make iOS a more productive platform. Apps that only run in 32-bit will not show up in search results in the new version of the App Store, or be available from the Purch...

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Apple Announces New 'Homepod' Smart Speaker

Members of the media photograph a prototype Apple HomePod during the annual Apple Worldwide Developer Conference in San Jose, California June 5, 2017. Analysts are yet to be convinced that HomePod w...

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Apple updates MacBooks with processor and SSD improvements

Of course all of these models have the newer display, better processors, Fusion Drive, and new graphics cards as well. A cynical view would be that this was to justify a high price tag but, after ...

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Apple Launches iOS 11 And New iPads At WWDC 2017

ARKit will enable the creation of a new breed of iOS apps that can overlay content on the walls and floors of your home. The photos app in iOS 11 can produce collages of pictures. These feat...

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Apple adds do not disturb while driving feature to iPhones

What makes this update so unusual is that it is the first time that Apple will be cutting off support for many of their devices mid-cycle before a major version change. To help get you started, we'v...

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Apple officially intros support for virtual reality in macOS at WWDC'17

Apple officially intros support for virtual reality in macOS at WWDC'17

In fact, many third-party apps are cited as possibly crashing, including DirecTV, Kindle, MobileIron Mobile@Work, Facebook Messenger (when Facebook isn't installed), Amazon Video (playback contr...

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MacBook Pro 2017 Leaks About Its Enhanced Specs and Price

Mashable's Karissa Bell reports that Apple demoed a couple of experiences that "were meant to show developers what's possible, rather than represent fully fledged consumer-ready apps". At the same...

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Apple users too stupid for latest features

Last year, Apple had just offered it to its employees who had participated in this march. The new expansion of the iMac's Sierra is macOS High Sierra . The unveiling of the new macOS High Sierra...

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Why iOS 11 makes iPad awesome all over again

With the help of a little machine learning, Siri now takes a more proactive approach to assistance. From what we can gather, the system uses several factors to determine that you are in a vehicle....

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Next iPhone update to block distractions while driving

Siri will also be able to translate English into Spanish, French, German, Chinese and Italian. Apple also introduced new summer band colors, giving customers more options than ever to express thei...

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Sony Has Sold More Than 1 Million PlayStation VR Headsets

Sony Has Sold More Than 1 Million PlayStation VR Headsets

Sony launched their PlayStation VR Headset back in October of previous year and it has ended up being more popular than the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive . The consumer electronics giant said Mond...

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Apple to introduce 'Do Not Disturb while driving' for iOS 11

HomePod features a large, Apple-designed woofer for deep, clean bass, a custom array of seven beam-forming tweeters that provide pure high frequency acoustics with incredible directional control and ...

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10.5-Inch iPad Pro Details

Unlike what some leaks have previously suggested, the standalone Touch ID is still there in its full glory, and the visual design is pretty similar to the previous generation. There's no denying Apple...

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This New iPhone Feature May Just Save Your Life

To bridge the gap, it's built a superpowered version of its all-in-one iMac that will be available in December. "Just know that it sounds incredible". "Now the iPad is very similar in experience to th...

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Your iPhone Could Stop You From Texting And Driving Soon

It normalizes the concept of voice commands for smart-home gear, as well as the notion that you don't need a phone or tablet to control those products. The implementation in Pokemon Go is a bit elem...

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Everything Apple Announced at WWDC, From $0 to $5000

Yes, thanks to HomeKit , it will offer all of the Smart Home functionality that is available via an iPhone or iPad. ( Apple is widely expected to introduce a redesigned version of its iconic hands...

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

Under the bonnet the speaker has 7-beam forming tweeters and a 4-inch woofer facing upwards. A case of less is more? You can also use Google Home to cast videos to a TV, either by using a Chr...

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The iPad Pro vs Microsoft's Surface

HomePod , at $349, sells for a lot more than Amazon's ($180 to $220) or Google's ($109 to $129) home talker. It will bring a host of new features and improvements.Like all other software updates from ...

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Apple launches new 10.5-inch iPad Pro : Key Features

Apple is also planning to launch some tough cases for this new generation of iPad Pro device. iPad Pro will be available with 10.5 and 12.9 Inch models. Augmented reality is also coming to hundr...

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