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Why The Apple Inc. (AAPL) HomePod Won't Hurt Amazon's Alexa

Why The Apple Inc. (AAPL) HomePod Won't Hurt Amazon's Alexa

Confirming earlier rumors, the new device named HomePod is indeed a voice-enabled speaker , but as opposed to Amazon's Echo and Google Home , Apple's new device appears to be a wireless speake...

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MacBooks and iMacs Refreshed, macOS High Sierra Introduced

MacBooks and iMacs Refreshed, macOS High Sierra Introduced

As for the MacBook and MacBook Pros , the new Kaby Lake processors make them a more compelling proposition. Needless to say, that the iMac Pro would come with a 27-inch Retina 5K display . And...

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Apple unveils number of upgrades to Mac computers

Apple unveils number of upgrades to Mac computers

Especially given that the iMac Pro's also rocking a 27in 5K display. The displays on the new iMacs gain a significant boost in maximum brightness, making them approximately 43% brighter than the pre...

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USA carriers offer iPad Pro 10.5, 12.9-in tablets

USA carriers offer iPad Pro 10.5, 12.9-in tablets

For USD 20 a month, any T-Mobile One customer with AutoPay can add a new iPad Pro to their existing plan. The new laptops have the same design as the previous design, but they feature new processo...

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Biggest Changes Apple Didn't Announce on Stage at WWDC

Biggest Changes Apple Didn't Announce on Stage at WWDC

Apple has supported 64-bit apps since the release of the iPhone 5S back in 2013 and has required developers to submit new applications with 64-bit support since February 2015 and app updates sinc...

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Apple Announces Vega-Equipped iMac Pro, Updates Existing Macs With Better Graphics

Apple Announces Vega-Equipped iMac Pro, Updates Existing Macs With Better Graphics

Apple's iMac computers are getting an internal upgrade boosting processing power and display quality. The company's Mac revenue fell previous year, and while well received by many consumers, recent ...

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Fearless woman catches a massive snake that broke into her home

Fearless woman catches a massive snake that broke into her home

Sunshine McCurry posted video of the heroic feat on Facebook June 1. Then, she took a pillow case and pounced, scooping the snake up in just seconds. Once out in the open, she lets the snake slither...

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Is Apple's new HomePod a true Sonos competitor?

Is Apple's new HomePod a true Sonos competitor?

This is the product that will measure Apple's progress and whether its stance on privacy hinders its machine learning endeavours. Hearing that Apple is practically building on from the success of ...

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MacBook Pro 2016 VS MacBook Pro 2017: What's the Difference?

MacBook Pro 2016 VS MacBook Pro 2017: What's the Difference?

The 2017 MacBook has the dimensions as its predecessor - it weighs around 920 grams and measures 0.52 inches in thickness. It will use an Intel Iris Graphics 640/Graphics 650 processor replacing...

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Sony sold 1 million VR headsets

Sony sold 1 million VR headsets

While companies like HTC , Samsung and Facebook's Oculus fight for your attention with headsets for PC and mobile devices, Sony has swooped in with PlayStation VR and made a serious name for itself...

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IOS 11 Finally Makes the iPad a Capable Computer

IOS 11 Finally Makes the iPad a Capable Computer

When Apple Pencil launched alongside the first-generation 12.9-inch iPad Pro in 2015, it represented an important admission by the company. iOS 11 was announced by Apple on stage during it...

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How To Download And Install iOS 11 Beta Without Developer Account

How To Download And Install iOS 11 Beta Without Developer Account

It's the age of multi-tasking and Apple wants you to ace at everything you do. iOS 11 lets you open two apps and view them as Split View. But forcing users to rely on the home button in iOS 11 i...

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Apple's HomePod Strategy: Music Today, Much More Tomorrow

In order to get those benefits, consumers must choose one specific platform, like Apple's HomeKit or Google's Works With Nest, which could limit the choices they have when shopping for smart hom...

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Apple Announces the HomePod Wireless Speaker with Voice Control

Apple Announces the HomePod Wireless Speaker with Voice Control

Cook also announced that the TV App for Apple TV , iPhone and iPad, which serves as a unified hub for separate apps that offer an array of movies and TV shows for streaming, now has 50 content partne...

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The battle of the home speaker AI assistant is coming to Canada

On Monday, Apple announced its own stand-alone product to compete with Amazon's Echo and Google Home: the HomePod , which the company is promoting as a sort of sophisticated music speaker w...

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Apple Puts Siri Helper at Center of Growing Consumer Tech Empire

Yes, you can do the same thing with an Amazon Echo or a Google Home , but remember: this is an Apple gadget. Consumer spending on smart home related products and services will reach almost ...

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Amazon exec: Alexa should be able to talk to Siri

Amazon exec: Alexa should be able to talk to Siri

The iPod Hi-Fi lasted a mere 18 months before Apple discontinued it. HomePod , Apple Music and Siri deliver the best music experience in the home that streams ad-free directly to HomePod . The...

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New Apple iPhone iOS 11 feature blocks your phone when driving

New Apple iPhone iOS 11 feature blocks your phone when driving

Here are some features that you that makes the iPad a mini MacBook. Your friends' iOS device will then autofill the password and connect to the network. But arguably the biggest addition in iOS ...

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Apple hears the call of smart speakers

Apple hears the call of smart speakers

The speaker works, unsurprisingly, with Apple Music and has several speakers and a built in woofer. Apple vice president Phil Schiller said the Siri team at Apple had tuned the assistant into ...

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Apple iPhones With iOS 11 Will Have Better Camera Formats, Save Storage

Apple iPhones With iOS 11 Will Have Better Camera Formats, Save Storage

And Apple has already foreseen the downside to such a speedy refresh rate: reduced battery life. At least for those who own an iPhone , iPad , or even Mac computer. Announced this week at WWDC, A...

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Apple's New MacBook Keyboard Looks Lit

Apple's New MacBook Keyboard Looks Lit

Apple ended its Mac discussion with a new desktop called the iMac Pro . The Cupertino-based giant announced that the new iMac will sport the "best Mac display ever" which is 43 percent brighter at...

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Apple debuts 'HomePod' smart speaker

They didn't bother with so many other hundreds of unique features . But the real competition between Apple , Google and Amazon in smart speakers may come down to the quality of their intelligent...

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Sharing Wi-Fi password just got easier with iOS 11

It will show a blank screen and not allow messages or calls to come through. At its WWDC conference this year, Apple announced a slew of new and exciting products, along with updates to its popu...

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These High Sierra Memes & Tweets Are The Welcome MacOS Deserves

This update , Apple suggests, will be 80% faster than Chrome in "modern JavaScript performance" with Safari . As Mac users have often complained the lack of horse power that is available at ...

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Buy a New Apple iMac or Wait for iMac Pro?

Buy a New Apple iMac or Wait for iMac Pro?

This refresh will make the new iMac really compelling for developers, especially those that were waiting for more powerful machines. You'll have to turn the screen around to see the most significa...

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IOS 11 Might Expand NFC Capabilities Of The iPhone Beyond Apple Pay

It also includes Metal 2 for developers and adds several layers of support for virtual reality. In the past one year, shares of Apple have registered growth of 56.09% compared with the Zacks cat...

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Siri Hobbled by Apple's Obsession with User Privacy

Apple has attempted to make Siri as savvy as Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa as a result of differences among its staff and its choices to the breaking point to what extent it stores client i...

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Apple is making the iPad into a lackluster MacBook

Apple is making the iPad into a lackluster MacBook

These new improvements are intuitive iOS interpretations of the actions we know from desktop computers, adding productivity power to the iPad , without impacting the famously simple-to-use device. ...

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Apple is about to make it obsolete

Apple is about to make it obsolete

Apple has created a new Files app to store documents and different files on the device and from various other locations, such as iCloud or Dropbox, and this gives the iPad an entire new lease of ...

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Apple Takes a Stance on Texting and Driving with iOS 11

Apple Takes a Stance on Texting and Driving with iOS 11

What's new in iOS 11 and how it compares to iOS 10 . No sooner had he announced details of the upcoming release of iOS 11 at the Apple developers conference taking place this week in San Jo...

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Apple enters the augmented reality fray with ARKit for iOS

Apple enters the augmented reality fray with ARKit for iOS

All in all, it was a big day for Apple , with more big news expected tomorrow, on Day 2 of the worldwide developers conference . It would be Apple's first new product since its smartwatch in 2015....

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Apple To Release First Home Speaker

While HomePod is also equipped with the company's brand of artificial intelligence, Siri , the fact remains that its strongest point is its swift connection to Apple Music with the promise of pla...

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The iMac Pro Will Be The Best Christmas Gift This…

The iMac Pro Will Be The Best Christmas Gift This…

This is Apple's entry-level computer. The 12-inch MacBook, last updated in April of 2016, stands to benefit the most . Featuring a stunning new space gray enclosure, iMac Pro packs incredible perfo...

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Major Improvements for iPhone, iPad Users

Major Improvements for iPhone, iPad Users

The mobile operating system will also get a new file management system that is much more closely aligned with the traditional file systems found on desktop and laptop computers. The Games and Apps tab...

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How to make sure your apps will still work with iOS 11

How to make sure your apps will still work with iOS 11

This one's useful for all the videographers in the room - and those who just want to share clips of games on Facebook . But we're left with the feeling that Files's introduction may have left quite...

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The Best iOS 11 Features You Probably Haven't Heard of Yet

The Best iOS 11 Features You Probably Haven't Heard of Yet

In this regard, the analyst believes that the $812.81 billion company's large multitasking iPad enhancements stayed as the most financially impactful part of the keynote and brought it a little clos...

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Google Home gets two, like, hip ads and, like, a price cut

A new report revealed what went on at Apple since it first introduced Siri , and why Apple is now playing catch-up in this particular business. They are not the kind of speakers on which you ca...

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Apple Announces HomePod, Further Establishes Dominance Over Your Music Choices

Apple Announces HomePod, Further Establishes Dominance Over Your Music Choices

SAN JOSE In a race to catch up with its competitors, Apple has unveiled a smart home speaker and numerous software updates emphasizing artificial intelligence at the Worldwide Developers Conferenc...

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MacBook Pro 2017 vs MacBook Pro 2016: what's changed?

MacBook Pro 2017 vs MacBook Pro 2016: what's changed?

The 21.5-inch model delivers up to three times faster performance and the 27-inch model is up to 50% faster. Apple said is the " most modern desktop for pro customers". We reengineered the entire sys...

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Dev Demos Showing Off Apple's New ARKit Tracking

Dev Demos Showing Off Apple's New ARKit Tracking

You can drag the second app in Slide Over to the left. Apple's e-mail app Mail will have its content take up 35% less disk space in the new OS. Pretty soon, users will be able to engage in AR-experien...

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