Apple Could Expand iPhone's NFC Capabilities Beyond Apple Pay

There's also a huge update to Apple Pay: you can now make peer-to-peer transactions, so you can send friends money with Touch ID. Of course, iOS 11 was a key part of the keynote at WWDC , but there was so much more. Apple is leaning into artifi... More..

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Durant, Warriors rally to beat Cavs

If this shot does help Golden State win the 2017 NBA Finals , this could very well end up as the signature moment of the series. Still, Lue, the Cavs' cool-under-pressure coach, believes his team can equ...More..

Apple's HomePod Puts Siri in a Speaker
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's HomePod Puts Siri in a Speaker

HomePod , which is powered by Apple's voice assistant , Siri , is set to challenge Amazon's (AMZN) Echo . You've probably heard about talking speakers , but perhaps you've wondered how they work and w...More..

Apple unveils its most powerful iMac
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple unveils its most powerful iMac

The display of the 13-inch model is at 227 ppi with screen at 2,500 x 1,600 resolution. The new MacBook Pro line still carries the Touch Bar with Touch ID, and comes with 500-nit Retina display. With its new ...More..

Apple is making the iPad into a lackluster MacBook
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple is making the iPad into a lackluster MacBook

New iMacs will be upgradeable to 64GB of RAM on 27-inch configurations and 32GB RAM on the 21.5-inch models. You'll also get four Thunderbolt 3 ports so you can connect two high-performance RAID arrays and ...More..

IOS 11 allows one device to easily share WiFi with others
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

IOS 11 allows one device to easily share WiFi with others

You'll just have to double-push the home button and swipe through. Sad! It now understands the context of what we are saying, thanks to the deep learning. Head on over to Apple's Beta Program page , where you ...More..

WWDC 2017: An enterprise perspective on Apple's iOS 11
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

WWDC 2017: An enterprise perspective on Apple's iOS 11

Apple's iOS 11 will make the iPhone better and the iPad will be more capable than ever. The drag and drop functionality is particularly going to be useful in the Files app as file management requires y...More..

Payday 2 is being given away for free on Steam right now
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Payday 2 is being given away for free on Steam right now

Still, even without the DLC, Payday 2 is a pretty good co-op heist game, so as a free game, you can't go wrong really. The first 5 million keys claimed on Steam will be free. Fans have no excuse to not get it...More..

Apple will keep conversations with Siri and HomePod a secret
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple will keep conversations with Siri and HomePod a secret

Addressing Apple's digital assistant, you'll be able to say, "Hey Siri, play Busta Rhymes" "Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See, '" and you'll be jamming. Google's Home and Amazon's Echo Dot (and to a l...More..

Apple Unveils New 13 Inch MacBook Pro At WWDC 2017
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Unveils New 13 Inch MacBook Pro At WWDC 2017

But these new changes will give you options on what device to buy for your needs and may even save you money. So if you get these kind of specs from Apple's all-in-one offering, and it's promising an all...More..

Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon Alexa, Google Home
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon Alexa, Google Home

Instead you'll need to resort to treating the HomePod like a bluetooth speaker. Trusted Apple analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo, has given a "more than fifty percent chance" of Apple unveiling a Siri speaker - and ...More..

Apple announces all-new iMac, MacBook updates
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple announces all-new iMac, MacBook updates

Cupertino is promising eight ten or eighteen cores in whatever Xeon it puts in the box. The prices remain largely the same across the board, aside from a newly-cheaper 13-inch MacBook Pro for $1,299. With thi...More..

IMac and MacBook get juiced, iMac Pro gets teased
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

IMac and MacBook get juiced, iMac Pro gets teased

The space grey iMac Pro , "the most powerful Mac ever". That description means the new all-in-one machine will rival the current Mac Pro which will be replaced with a modular version in the future. Incidenta...More..

The overlooked surprises of Apple's WWDC keynote
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

The overlooked surprises of Apple's WWDC keynote

The OS update also gives users the option to manually decide which apps to offload. When users stop using the app, the setting will prevent the app from further accessing the user's data, particularly the loc...More..

Google Home suffers outage, Assistant stops responding to commands
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Google Home suffers outage, Assistant stops responding to commands

For now, the Homes outage was just a frustrating inconvenience for early adopters - but once we've fully integrated the AI assistants in our lives and connected our smart homes to their networks, it could lea...More..

Apple's Newest Home Speaker; Automatically Adjusts Sound Based on Where It's Placed
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's Newest Home Speaker; Automatically Adjusts Sound Based on Where It's Placed

Apple has launched its long-rumored competitor to Amazon's Echo , a home hi-fi system known as HomePod . Is the new HomePod wireless speaker from the Cupertino-headquartered tech monolith what fans hav...More..

HomePod: New Intelligent Home Speakers From Apple
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

HomePod: New Intelligent Home Speakers From Apple

The new HomePod is an impressive piece of hardware. Robot. Now here comes Apple's version, enjoying the sort of free advertising that only Cupertino's products can. This Is a Premium Product : The price ...More..

Apple launches new 10.5-inch iPad Pro : Key Features
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple launches new 10.5-inch iPad Pro : Key Features

It also enhanced its workout app to, for instance, support high intensity interval training. Major version releases like iOS 11 and watchOS 4 featured, as well as lots of updates about the latest version of m...More..

China, Pakistan investigate IS claim 2 Chinese were killed
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

China, Pakistan investigate IS claim 2 Chinese were killed

China's Foreign Ministry said it noted the report and expressed "grave concern". According to The Wall Street Journal , the claim was made by ISIS-linked Amaq news agency and reported by SITE Intelligence ...More..

Apple refreshes MacBook lineup with Kaby Lake
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple refreshes MacBook lineup with Kaby Lake

The 15-inch MacBook Pro now comes with more powerful discrete graphics in its standard configuration. And finally, since working with big media files often require big storage, fast transfer speeds, and mul...More..

New Features In iOS 11 That Borrowed From The Jailbreak Community
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

New Features In iOS 11 That Borrowed From The Jailbreak Community

The iPhone already has a similar feature installed called "invert colours" which is aimed at helping people with vision issues, but it seems Apple is adding a "smart invert" to iOS 11 as well. The iPhone sc...More..

Two Honda EVs To Debut 2018, Fully Self-Driving Cars By 2025
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Two Honda EVs To Debut 2018, Fully Self-Driving Cars By 2025

Honda conducted the freeway demo on a closed test course using a vehicle equipped with an "advanced suite of sensors", including multiple cameras, five LiDAR (light detections and ranging) sensors, and five rad...More..

Apple CEO Says Repatriation Tax Should Be Mandatory Levy
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple CEO Says Repatriation Tax Should Be Mandatory Levy

Apple responded to the issue via Cook, who said that while the company is going to aid the government by facilitating information that can help law enforcements to track and find terrorists, they won't be comp...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Is Countering Amazon and Google with a Siri-Enabled Speaker

With HomePod , only after "Hey Siri" is recognized locally on the device will any information be sent to Apple servers, encrypted and sent using an anonymous Siri identifier. Their battery charge should la...More..

Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)

Updates are available for the 21.5-inch non-Retina machine as well as the 4K iMac and 5K iMac . The refreshed models will come with Intel's Kaby Lake processors with twice as much memory support. The ...More..

IOS 11 brings NFC smarts to more apps
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

IOS 11 brings NFC smarts to more apps

On Monday, iOS 11 upgrades focused on augmented reality , with a new service called ARKit that helps outside developers integrate this technology into their apps . Credit Suisse analyst Kulbinder Garcha ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple introduces new iMac Pro and updates iMac and MacBook Pro line

There's also a better entry level price on the 13-inch MacBook Pro , that start at $1,299 now. While the new iMacs and iMac Pro might have gotten the lion's share of attention from WWDC , the new MacBo...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

MacBook 2017 vs MacBook 2016: what's changed?

There's also a better entry level price on the 13-inch MacBook Pro , that start at $1,299 now. Apple announced updates for all of its Mac computers at today's WWDC , but carved out time to showcase its up...More..

Ole Miss disputes NCAA lack of institutional control charge
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Ole Miss disputes NCAA lack of institutional control charge

At the time of that notice release, FOX Sports' Bruce Feldman wrote that he did not believe that Freeze would survive the long-running scandal. In total, Ole Miss faces 21 charges against its football progr...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple refreshes MacBook and MacBook Pro at WWDC 2017

John Ternus, Apple's Vice President of Hardware Engineering, announced the latest generation of iMac models with prices starting at $1,099 for the 21.5-inch iMac , 21.5-inch iMac Retina 4K at $1,09...More..