Welcoming a New Generation of Speakers with the Apple HomePod

Apparently, Apple , Google , Amazon , and soon Microsoft (with a Cortana-based product) see our bedrooms, living rooms, and kitchens as ripe for the picking. "We launched it with support from a handful of video channels, but now we have 50 partner... More..

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New MacBook Pro teardown: meet the old boss
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

New MacBook Pro teardown: meet the old boss

The new MacBook models are available to order through Apple's store now, with retail availability starting on June 7. The base configuration of the new 15-inch MacBook Pro has a 2.8GHz Core i7. And with...More..

Electric auto sales double with China leading the way
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Electric auto sales double with China leading the way

The report says there is a "good chance" that the number of electric vehicles on the road could grow to between 9 million and 20 million by 2020 and between 40 and 70 million by 2025. Electric & Hybrid Vehi...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Did James Comey's testimony hurt Trump - or help him?

Comey said Trump repeatedly told him he was doing a good job, "so it confused me when I saw on television that he actually fired me because of the Russian Federation investigation". "Did I miss something or ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Trump wins legally but loses politically in Comey hearing

There will be several overtime periods, but they will be played out in the months to come. Russia has denied U.S. intelligence agencies' conclusion announced in January that Russian President Vladimir Putin o...More..

Apple expected to reveal Amazon and Google smart speaker rival
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple expected to reveal Amazon and Google smart speaker rival

The 7-inch device will release in December in the United States in two colors, white and space gray. It would be Apple's first new product since its smartwatch in 2015. Amazon is betting that ubiquity is t...More..

Vail Resorts blasts Trump decision on Paris Agreement
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Vail Resorts blasts Trump decision on Paris Agreement

We signed it due to our commitment to protecting the environment. Former Vice President Al Gore, a champion of environmental causes who tried personally to persuade Trump to keep the United States in the agre...More..

Get Two Sonos Speakers for Price of Single Apple HomePod
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Get Two Sonos Speakers for Price of Single Apple HomePod

The HomePod will be available in December with a price of $349. The Echo has just two speakers , including a 2.5-inch woofer that doesn't compare favorably to the one in the HomePod . Apple's HomePod...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

What does the election result mean for the markets?

As per the forecast by University of East Anglia's Chris Hanretty showed a huge majority for the Conservative Party. "Theresa did put her mark on this campaign, she takes responsibility as she always does, ...More..

IPhone 8 details revealed: Apple reveals secrets of it's new cult phone
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

IPhone 8 details revealed: Apple reveals secrets of it's new cult phone

Apple released a major new firmware upgrade for its mobile device lineup every year. Scanning QR Codes: Android devices have supported it forever, and there is a host of App Store apps that enable this...More..

Apple's Surface Pro killer might not launch until 2018
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple's Surface Pro killer might not launch until 2018

Apple's Fusion Drive - Apple's take on hard drive/solid-state drive hybrid storage - is also coming standard to all 27-inch iMacs, and is an option available on 21-inch models. Apple has acknowledged that it ne...More..

Apple New, Faster iMacs & MacBooks Plus macOS High Sierra
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple New, Faster iMacs & MacBooks Plus macOS High Sierra

The company also announced an update to its 27-inch iMac model. Memory configurations start at 32 GB of 2,666 MHz DDR4 ECC RAM and 1 TB of SSD storage. Moving on to the Intel Kaby Lake-infused MacBook Pr...More..

Al Jazeera Media Network Battling Cyber Attack
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Al Jazeera Media Network Battling Cyber Attack

Al Jazeera is the flagship broadcaster for Qatar , which is in a stand-off with fellow Arab states over alleged ties to terrorism, a row which is endangering stability in the region. "The Ministry of Inform...More..

Battle of the smart speakers - Apple HomePod versus the rest
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Battle of the smart speakers - Apple HomePod versus the rest

HomePod ($349) is Apple's entry into both the home music market as well as the home virtual assistant market. Building on improvements launched a year ago, iOS 11 includes new multitasking features for the i...More..

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

Apple is making the iPad into a lackluster MacBook

What Apple did was to integrate an updated butterfly mechanism on the new MacBook . It is up to the driver to use their phone responsibly while driving, but the new iPhone feature is meant to act as a moti...More..

Apple is assisting the United Kingdom in terror investigations
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Apple is assisting the United Kingdom in terror investigations

I can not speak in detail on that. Cook added that while he could not give further details, Apple provided the information promptly once the lawful process is followed. It's not privacy versus security, it'...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

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

Apple once tried to create its own TV service for Apple TV, but the company announced on Monday it was adding once-rival Amazon's video service to the device. Check out the KIRO 7 News channel on Amazon FireTV,...More..

New Apple iOS 11 will end support for iPhone 5 and 5c
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

New Apple iOS 11 will end support for iPhone 5 and 5c

Furthermore, iOS 11 introduces the Files app where all documents are stored locally. While that progress has taken longer than expected, it's only a matter of time before all new Chromebooks start support...More..

Samsung Plans to Pit Bixby Against Alexa
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Samsung Plans to Pit Bixby Against Alexa

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus pack some really powerful features and specifications . The Galaxy Note 8 is expected to keep the features that have become synonymous with its line. Behind eighth Note ...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Four NASA astronaut candidates have Colorado connections

The newest NASA astronauts were introduced Wednesday by Vice President Mike Pence at the agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston . The candidates will likely be assigned a wide variety of missions , incl...More..