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Apple reinvents home audio with the HomePod

Apple reinvents home audio with the HomePod

While they might now be seen as rivals, Amazon and Apple's smart assistants could soon work together, according to a senior executive from Amazon . Analysts said the smart home speaker market...

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Apple overhauls its iMac and MacBook range at WWDC 2017

Apple overhauls its iMac and MacBook range at WWDC 2017

Talking about the new MacBook, it enables support for up to 1.3 GHz Core i7 along with Turbo Boost up to 3.6 GHz. Want some more wonderful specs? iMac Pro also supports up to 4TB of SSD and up t...

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Will Apple HomePod be victor?

Will Apple HomePod be victor?

The Cupertino tech giant's WWDC is traditionally more focused on its software. At WWDC, a range of updates to Siri were announced , including increased "machine learning" capabilities and a pre...

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Apple unveils 18-core, Radeon Pro Vega-powered iMac Pro

Apple unveils 18-core, Radeon Pro Vega-powered iMac Pro

All new devices will feature 16GB of memory , and the base model will get 2133MHz memory while the previous one was limited to 1866MHz. During the WWDC keynote, Apple did not mention such a featu...

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Apple to launch the 'most powerful Mac ever' later this year

Apple to launch the 'most powerful Mac ever' later this year

The 13 inch version now boasts the same Kaby Lake processor up to 3.5 GHz Core i7 with Turbo Boost up to 4.0 GHz. Lower versions include CPUs with either 8 or ten cores and the AMD Vega GPUs tha...

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Apple's iMac goes Pro in 2017 — Look out Surface

Apple's iMac goes Pro in 2017 — Look out Surface

Apple has confirmed that its iMac Pro would start at a whopping $4,999. The new graphics enables extraordinary computing experiences, gaming and immersive virtual reality (VR) on select models. R...

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IPad Pro vs. Surface Pro: Which One Gets the Job Done?

IPad Pro vs. Surface Pro: Which One Gets the Job Done?

And while the upcoming version of Apple's mobile OS looks great for the iPhone, the iPad is where it will really shine. If you have already upgraded to the iOS 11 Beta, that means you have a c...

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Apple reveals price of new products in India

Apple reveals price of new products in India

My time with the new 12-inch MacBook , 15-inch MacBook Pro and iMac amounted to roughly six to seven hours, which isn't enough to put together a full review of any of the devices. Even if Apple...

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Official Release Date & How To Install Beta Version Easily

Official Release Date & How To Install Beta Version Easily

This allows you to switch apps quickly while working or performing other tasks. With so much content to store these days, users definitely need more than 16GB of storage to feel free when using their ...

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Apple Unveils New iMac Pro - Its Most Powerful Yet

Apple Unveils New iMac Pro - Its Most Powerful Yet

All of them now have the new generation of Intel Kaby Lake processors and bumps in graphics, storage and software. One caveat? It isn't cheap; the iMac Pro will retail for some $4,999, which...

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Siri vs. Alexa vs. Google Assistant: Apple Struggling With Privacy Concerns

Siri vs. Alexa vs. Google Assistant: Apple Struggling With Privacy Concerns

Smart speakers are pretty good listeners, too. That leaves HomePod in a weird place. They cited, for instance, that Amazon doesn't have the same restrictions in place that Apple does, while addi...

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Apple HomePod Speaker Debuts, But Is It Too Late?

Apple HomePod Speaker Debuts, But Is It Too Late?

HomePod is created to work with the Apple Music subscription service and can produce rich sound while tapping into the artificial intelligence power of Siri . A new larger 10.5 inch iPad Pro tha...

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Could Unveil Siri Speaker on Monday

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Could Unveil Siri Speaker on Monday

Apple is also refreshing its notebooks, with the Macbook and MacBook Pro moving to faster processors and faster solid-state hard drives. In 2015, Amazon went so far as to pull listings for the Apple T...

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Is Apple's HomePod Just A Glorified $350 Smart Speaker?

Is Apple's HomePod Just A Glorified $350 Smart Speaker?

Furthermore, Apple stresses too much on privacy, and is not so big on using user's data too much. "Apple reinvented portable music with iPod and now HomePod will reinvent how we enjoy music wirele...

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Apple unveils its first new product in years with its 'HomePod' speaker

Apple unveils its first new product in years with its 'HomePod' speaker

The speaker will respond to voice commands using Apple's voice assistant, Siri, and is closely integrated with Apple's Music services. This latter market is where Apple has so far focused its ma...

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Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW) Shareholder Picton Mahoney Asset Management Lowered Its Holding

Edwards Lifesciences Corp now has $25.12 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.15% or $0.12 reaching $78.28 per share. 186,017 shares of the stock traded hands. Morgan Stanley has "Overweight" rating a...

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One Secret Feature Of iOS 11 You Never Know Yet

One Secret Feature Of iOS 11 You Never Know Yet

Appearances aside, the new Control Center is very powerful, as it gives you a couple more sliders to tweak settings to your heart's content. It also acts as an app switcher: dragging the app icon fr...

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Apple WWDC 2017 Highlights: Whats new?

Apple WWDC 2017 Highlights: Whats new?

Apple has been hesitant to get involved with virtual reality, even as the rest of the tech industry seemed to be hyperventilating over its prospects. It was on the iPad. By eliminating the bezels and...

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Developers and Former Apple Employees Question Siri's Ability

Developers and Former Apple Employees Question Siri's Ability

Amazon sells the main version of the Echo for $180; Google's Home speaker goes for $130. The HomePod will work with HomeKit as well, which is Apple's smart home platform. Note also that e...

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Apple intros 'HomePod' wireless speaker - announces release date and pricing

Apple intros 'HomePod' wireless speaker - announces release date and pricing

It's a speaker - the gadget costs $350 and will be available in December - that will bring Apple Music and voice assistant Siri to your home . The note pointed to three of the biggest announcemen...

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Incredible iOS 11 Video Shows Stunning AR Demo

Incredible iOS 11 Video Shows Stunning AR Demo

One of the biggest updates will be the ability to use Apple Pay to send money direct to friends, making it easier to split those awkward restaurant bills. On iPad, the new Control Center is laid o...

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WWDC 2017: Apple launches HomePod home speaker

WWDC 2017: Apple launches HomePod home speaker

The success of the Amazon Echo , released in the USA in 2014, paved the way for Google to follow with its own sleek Google Home device a year ago. Created to work with an Apple Music su...

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How to Sign Up for iOS 11 Public Beta

How to Sign Up for iOS 11 Public Beta

All models now start with 64GB of storage standard and go up to 512GB. Both models will also be available next week through select carriers and Apple Authorised Resellers (prices may vary) in 38 cou...

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First look at Files, the new file manager in iOS 11

First look at Files, the new file manager in iOS 11

Search gets an overhaul as part of the redesign and Apple's paid Search Ads are still included as you can see in the screenshot above on the right. Since 2013, with the launch of the iPhone 5S and...

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Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs Pro 9.7

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs Pro 9.7

That said, the AMD card is not exactly hot stuff these days, and two years of newer tech and a more powerful GPU will make for a markedly more capable machine in every regard. And if you take note...

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How the election impacts on political map of Scotland

We have to wait and see how things shake out. I've always said the SNP would want to be part of a progressive alternative to a Tory government. Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale has said that her...

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Mishra stopped from entering Kejriwal residence

After being denied permission to meet Kejriwal, Mishra and his supporters later staged a protest outside the Delhi CM's residence. Mishra later alleged that he wanted to meet Kejriwal to ask him "wh...

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Spanish, European champions call presidential election — Real Madrid

Spanish, European champions call presidential election — Real Madrid

But the defender made a decision to leave the club after being offered just a one-year extension. It's hard to believe this is the last time De Gea will be linked with Real Madrid this summer, w...

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How To Use iOS 11 Screen Recording For iPhone And iPad [GUIDE]

How To Use iOS 11 Screen Recording For iPhone And iPad [GUIDE]

Well, with iOS 11, iPhone and iPad users can now enjoy the WiFi password sharing features first innovated by Microsoft. The new iOS 11 will allow them to record on the device itself. Gmail users w...

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IOS 11 features Apple didn't talk about at WWDC 2017

IOS 11 features Apple didn't talk about at WWDC 2017

I'll leave that to Federico Viticci , who is undoubtedly now giving his iPad Pro keyboard a thorough workout on the path to a 10,000-word in-depth look (and when it's done, you should definitely read...

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Will Apple's MacBook Air laptops vanish for good?

Will Apple's MacBook Air laptops vanish for good?

Things started off nicely enough. Apple has introduced innovative technologies at its WWDC event this week. The 15-inch MacBook Pro now comes standard with more powerful discrete graphics with m...

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Apple and Amazon Bury the Hatchet

Apple and Amazon Bury the Hatchet

If you hate websites with autoplay videos, then yeah. iOS11 brings big changes to Apple Carplay. Starting at $4,999 for the basic configuration, the 5K machine will come with an 8-core, 10-core ...

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HomePod, Echo, Google Home: How secure are your speakers?

HomePod, Echo, Google Home: How secure are your speakers?

It's more than a speaker, though, as it can tell you the news and weather, or control connected home electronics like lighting or shades. Harman Kardon Invoke with Cortana, slated for a 2017 year-en...

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Apple HomePod VS Amazon Echo: Which One Should You Buy

Apple HomePod VS Amazon Echo: Which One Should You Buy

Amazon , the pioneer in the smart speaker industry, launched its smart speaker, Echo , in 2014 Apple HomePod will play news for you, book appointments, control climate of your rooms, do quick ...

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Apple May Open Up NFC Chip - But Not To Banks

Apple May Open Up NFC Chip - But Not To Banks

Head over to Settings iTunes & App Stores scroll down to the bottom, where you can find Offload Unused Apps option, just toggle the button to disable the feature. You can open a second app from the Do...

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New MacBook and MacBook Pro get Kaby Lake refresh

New MacBook and MacBook Pro get Kaby Lake refresh

You're still getting a very slim, nicely-built chassis with a high-resolution "Retina" display and a lone USB-C port. Apple is also working on a completely redesigned next-generation Mac Pro, which is...

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WWDC unveils Apple's newest gadget, the HomePod

WWDC unveils Apple's newest gadget, the HomePod

You'll also be able to control HomeKit enabled smart home products by voice. Here is Statista's compilation of retail prices of selected voice enabled speakers and multi-room wireless speakers. ...

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IOS 11, Android O to Feature Limit on 'Always-On' Location Tracking

IOS 11, Android O to Feature Limit on 'Always-On' Location Tracking

Some problems, however, look like purposeful omissions. Apple could tweak any of the teased features of the software, so if you're counting on drag and drop making an appearance on iPhones in the ...

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Amazon exec speaks on HomePod competition, Ice phone rumors

Amazon exec speaks on HomePod competition, Ice phone rumors

The Amazon Echo and Google Home are under $200, but Apple folks argue that the higher price tag is worth it. Amazon's ( AMZN ) record-breaking Echo speaker, which it can't make fast enough, ...

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Google's virtual assistant 'Home' glitch-ridden, users complain of indifferent behaviour

Google's virtual assistant 'Home' glitch-ridden, users complain of indifferent behaviour

If you live in Canada and you've been reading all these news items about the new voice-activated smart speaker from Google, you've probably been wondering when you will be able to have something like ...

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