Apple HomePod revealed as rival to Amazon Echo & Google Home

Apple Music may be baked in, but that's your lot: if you're a Spotify subscriber, or if you use Pandora, or indeed any of the various other competing streaming music services out there, you're out of luck. "The AR Kit (augmented reality development ... More..

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Pitt releases Johnson to play at UNC as graduate transfer
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Pitt releases Johnson to play at UNC as graduate transfer

NCAA rules generally allow graduate transfers to be eligible immediately at their new school without sitting out a season. In this case, Pitt has cited an internal policy regarding immediate eligibility for tr...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Is Upgrading Location and Photo Privacy Features

Although these are both exciting features to look forward to, we recommend you to not hold your breath. Now that you've seen what a developer can do on video, you can also check out these photos of an AR mode...More..

WWDC 2017: Apple introduces HomePod, an Amazon Echo rival
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

WWDC 2017: Apple introduces HomePod, an Amazon Echo rival

The Echo is also much more functional than its rivals, but it also has fewer features, so it all boils down to what you actually need. For months, analysts all over the industry foretold the coming of the ...More..

Apple unveils
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple unveils "breakthrough home speaker" to rival Amazon and Google

That might be why the company made music as the HomePod's key selling point instead, as it can't come out on top of the smart assistant race. In the meantime, Apple did (finally) open up Apple TV to the...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

IPhones will block texting while driving with new feature

In its latest update of iOS 10.3, the tool shipped to iPhone and iPad users will help to highlight apps that will be rendered obsolete. Rather more like a phone , and boasting icons not unlike Android ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Scottish Independence dream fades as Salmond & Robertson crash out of Commons

As the leaders clashed at First Minister's Questions at Holyrood the day before the General Election , she pressed the SNP leader on the issue, demanding to know "why she believes private conversations shoul...More..

Smarter Siri, More Updates Arriving with iOS 11
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Smarter Siri, More Updates Arriving with iOS 11

The iPhone screen will be locked to prevent drivers from using other apps while behind the wheel. Apple executive Craig Federighi made the announcement Monday at the company's annual Worldwide Developers ...More..

Apple takes on Alexa and Google with HomePod
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple takes on Alexa and Google with HomePod

For instance, Tool North America, an agency that specializes in artificial intelligence and internet of things technology, is interested in even understanding people's moods based on how they sound talking to ...More..

Apple's iOS 11 release date, features you should know
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's iOS 11 release date, features you should know

These additions look to make iOS 11 more helpful for those of us who insist on micromanaging storage and mobile data usage on our devices. You can swipe from anywhere to access your Dock which you can now...More..

Apple's HomePod speaker coming this year
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's HomePod speaker coming this year

Apple also may introduce its next Mac computer, along with the next operating system powering the machine. New screen features include a ProMotion display technology that lets iPad Pro screens refresh at ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple launches 'Do Not Disturb While Driving'

Developers of ARKit took on stage and revealed a sharper, better stable version of Pokemon in the iPhone . The mode will get activated automatically when you connect your iPhone/iPad to your auto via Bluetoo...More..

Apple HomePod Speaker Debuts, But Is It Too Late?
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple HomePod Speaker Debuts, But Is It Too Late?

The device is set to compete with the likes of Amazon Echo and Google Home . It packs a four-inch woofer and an array of seven tweeters, each with its own driver to deliver better sound than smart speaker...More..

Apple upgrades thin and light MacBook
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple upgrades thin and light MacBook

The "Polaris" architecture in Radeon Pro GPUs enable graphics and compute workloads to work together seamlessly. This is an officially "VR Ready" card, and Apple is offering the box for VR developers. Interna...More..

Best iOS 11 Features
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Best iOS 11 Features

Say an iPad running iOS 11 is already connected to the network and a new iOS 11 device such as an iPhone needs to connect to the same network. When an app developer releases a new update in the App St...More..

Activision Has Revealed Their E3 Lineup, Including A
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Activision Has Revealed Their E3 Lineup, Including A "Special Crash" Announcement

In addition to the traditional multiplayer, the game will see the introduction of a new game mode called War Mode, which was developed alongside Raven Software. Unlike anything experienced in Call of Duty to ...More..

Amazon Prime Video Is Headed To The Apple TV
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Amazon Prime Video Is Headed To The Apple TV

Chief executive Tim Cook said, ' Just like portable music, we would like to reinvent home music'. It's hard to know for sure when you're listening to a song coming out of giant speakers in a conference hall...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Amazon devices chief: HomePod and Echo ain't the same thing

Just like its competitors, the HomePod will be able to answer basic questions such as what the weather will be like or how bad traffic is. The Amazon Echo and Google Home are under $200, but Apple folks...More..

Bubsy returns in his first game in 21 years
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Bubsy returns in his first game in 21 years

The game is being developed by Black Forest Games who has worked on the Giana Sisters series previously. Bubsy will be equipped with all of his classic moves, as well as a few new ones to dodge and conquer ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's HomePod Siri speaker takes on Google, Sonos

It's a smart marketing strategy. Meanwhile, an Amazon Prime subscription costs $99 per year or $11 per month. So, now you can stream Youtube, Netflix, and other services on you home devices by just commandi...More..

Apple Announces New 'Homepod' Smart Speaker
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Announces New 'Homepod' Smart Speaker

We do a comparison of features to find out! According to Apple , you can ask Siri to send messages, control smart home devices, and get updates on the news , sports, and weather. Use HomePod wit...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Debuts HomePod with Siri

Why can't HomePod link to your iPhone to make FaceTime audio and phone calls, like Apple already has with the Mac? According to Apple it has been designed keeping in mind the music playback and it directs...More..

How to Download and Install the New iOS 11 (Beta)
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

How to Download and Install the New iOS 11 (Beta)

Now you can view GIFs directly on the Photos app under an album called "Animated". There's a bit of work you'll need to do to set it up, but once it's there, you can record your iOS device's display to show...More..

Apple's HomePod Is a Pricey Amazon Echo Competitor
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's HomePod Is a Pricey Amazon Echo Competitor

Analysts said Apple is playing to its strength in the music industry by focusing on sound quality and its catalog of songs available on HomePod . I, like others who I chatted with, feel like " Siri Speaker "...More..

Apple unveils new iMac Pro, refreshes MacBooks and iMacs
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple unveils new iMac Pro, refreshes MacBooks and iMacs

However, there is no word yet as to when the devices will be available in India. It has already killed off the 11-inch MacBook Air. The good news is that there is no absolutely no change to the price. The...More..

Apple Reveals (Apple Homepod) HomePod speaker On Monday at WWDC 2017
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Reveals (Apple Homepod) HomePod speaker On Monday at WWDC 2017

Apple seems focused on making the very best home speaker , particularly for people who use the company's Apple Music service. Feeling the pressure from Amazon Echo and Google Home , Apple will rele...More..

IMac Pro: Apple's $4999 Mac for the pros
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

IMac Pro: Apple's $4999 Mac for the pros

The 15-inch MacBook Pro comes standard with more powerful discrete graphics with more video memory. Apple Inc . (NASDAQ:AAPL) said that its MacBook and MacBook Pro lineup will get faster Kaby Lake process...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple unveils macOS High Sierra with focus on 'refinement'

Furthermore, High Sierra is set to be available as a free update this fall, for everyone who has Sierra on their devices. If you use Apple Photos for work or home, you'll be happy to know that Appl...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Exit poll predicts SNP will lose about 20 seats in Scotland

Mr Swinney conceded it had been a "mixed night" for the SNP after Labour and the Liberal Democrats increased their tally of Scottish MPs to seven and four respectively. The SNP also lost out in East Renfr...More..

Apple teases iMac packing 18-core Intel Xeon CPU, AMD Vega GPU
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple teases iMac packing 18-core Intel Xeon CPU, AMD Vega GPU

You'll also get four Thunderbolt 3 ports so you can connect two high-performance RAID arrays and two 5K displays (44 million pixels for those keeping score) at the same time. But according to reports, Apple u...More..