Apple HomePod Smart Speaker Goes Official At WWDC 2017

Apple is entering the voice controlled smart speaker market with HomePod , based upon its Siri assistant platform. But what's so special about the speaker that Apple is naturally claiming will "reinvent home music"? Apple's senior vice pres... More..

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Apple HomePod sets sights on Amazon Alexa, Google Home
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple HomePod sets sights on Amazon Alexa, Google Home

The new Apple HomePod is a Wi-Fi six-array speaker and has Siri , Apple's virtual voice assistant, integrated, so users can ask for what songs to play or the weather. The new iMac Pro is the most powerfu...More..

Apple takes on Amazon Echo with Siri-powered HomePod speaker
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple takes on Amazon Echo with Siri-powered HomePod speaker

Considering all three smart speakers have similar functionality, it will be interesting to see if Apple's inclusive ecosystem will influence successful sales of the Cupertino company's newest device. Yep, s...More..

13-inch MacBook Pro
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

13-inch MacBook Pro

Things started off nicely enough. Better graphics, faster processors, and brighter displays: the long-awaited pro-level iMac upgrade has arrived! If you've heard Kaby Lake discussed in relation to Apple ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple announces macOS High Sierra

On the performance front, the new Safari browser is touted to be the fastest in the world, with 80 percent faster JavaScript performance when pit against Google's Chrome browser. Apple notes that the HT...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Scottish Leader Nicola Sturgeon Calls Election 'Disastrous' For PM Theresa May

Angus Robertson , the SNP's Westminster leader and deputy leader, has lost his Moray seat to the Conservatives in the biggest upset for the pro-independence party so far. "Voting SNP is the only way to ensure s...More..

Apple's new iMacs have better screens, USB-C, and VR support
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's new iMacs have better screens, USB-C, and VR support

What really makes it stand out, however, is the computing power that Apple has stuffed in this slim AiO chassis - "up to 18-Core Processors, 22 Teraflops of GPU Performance, Fast Storage and Advanced I/O". Al...More..

Apple sneaks 'dark mode' into iOS 11 to help save your eyes
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple sneaks 'dark mode' into iOS 11 to help save your eyes

The virtual assistant Siri will sound more humanlike in iOS 11, and users can switch to a male voice if they prefer. The mobile operating system will also get a new file management system that is much m...More..

AMD announces the new Radeon Pro 500 series
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

AMD announces the new Radeon Pro 500 series

The 13-inch non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro with two Thunderbolt 3 ports starts at $1,299, while the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar begins at $1,799 CAD. MacBook now features faster Kaby Lake processors up to...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Debuts Smart Speaker Homepod

I think given the premium pricing strategy, Apple appears to be ceding the fixed smart speaker mass market to Amazon . While Amazon Echo has the first mover's advantage and is priced much lower compared ...More..

Apple's Siri aims to be in tune with your home arrangements
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's Siri aims to be in tune with your home arrangements

Tech reviewers, analysts, and Apple fans have started falling heads over heels in love with the HomePod . Apple be saving some insights into HomePod for later this year when it is expected to unveil a ...More..

Apple's iMac Pro Is An Intel Xeon And AMD Vega Graphics Powerhouse
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's iMac Pro Is An Intel Xeon And AMD Vega Graphics Powerhouse

Apple also confirmed that the standard iMac lineup will ship with new 7th generation Intel Kaby Lake processors, at up to 4.2 GHz with Turbo Boost or up to 4.5 GHz. Apple also said it will double the memory...More..

Apple launches iMac Pro with Xeon CPU and Vega GPU
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple launches iMac Pro with Xeon CPU and Vega GPU

All the 27-inch models now come with a Fusion Drive as standard, as does the top-end 21.5-inch version. The iMac Pro features four Thunderbolt 3 ports which can connect to up to two high-performance RAID ar...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

Other devices that will get the update include- iPhones ( iPhone 7 , iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE and iPhone 5s); tablets ( iPad Pro , iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad, iPad ...More..

Pokemon Go Will Now Support Apple's Expanded Reality Tech
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Pokemon Go Will Now Support Apple's Expanded Reality Tech

Furthermore, the iOS 11 made a major facelift in the Control Center . Users can do this much earlier before the app decides to remove unused ones. This makes the users' essential information such as where th...More..

Apple Unveils HomePod to take on Amazon's Echo
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Unveils HomePod to take on Amazon's Echo

There's plenty of talk about pitting the features, pricing, and specs of Apple HomePod , Amazon Echo , and Google Home against one another . This is very similar to Sonos' Trueplay feature, which similarly...More..

Whats New In Apple's iOS 11
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Whats New In Apple's iOS 11

Found under a new feature called "Invert Colors" in the Settings menu, this turns light backgrounds dark but without affecting the images and icons. iOS 11 is solving a problem everyone struggles with: storag...More..

Third time should be charming for Cavaliers or Warriors
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Third time should be charming for Cavaliers or Warriors

Back in October 2016, at the start of the current National Basketball Association season, 2K predicted that the Cavs and Warriors would reach the Finals , with the Cavs winning the Finals in seven games. "So...More..

Apple gives the MacBook and MacBook Pros a Kaby Lake refresh
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple gives the MacBook and MacBook Pros a Kaby Lake refresh

Apple unveiled the iMac Pro on Monday, saying it's the most powerful Mac ever made. The iMac Pro will come with a Radeon Pro Vega 56 graphics processor with 8GB of HBM2 memory . Compared to the equa...More..

Apple Adds iMac Pro as Other Macs Get Performance Upgrades
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple Adds iMac Pro as Other Macs Get Performance Upgrades

Apple said the computer is the most powerful Mac it has ever built, with the latest and most powerful processors on the market. "It's the most powerful Mac we've ever made". Apple's Worldwide Developer Confer...More..