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Author: 0 IPads, iMacs, a speaker and everything else Apple announced at WWDC 2017

It's also spatially aware, adjusting its audio performance based on the room it's in. After touting the work of Apple's developers, Cook announced that Amazon is coming to Apple TV with its Prime Video app. Apple also revealed that users can send money to their contacts using iMessage. WWDC is Apple's annual pitch to software engineers to continue building programs for the iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch.

Author: 0 Benjamin, Pastides 'still in' on Paris climate accord

Former S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley, now the USA ambassador to the United Nations, took a different approach on the issue. "It starts to put in place the mechanisms for USA companies and local governments to follow worldwide norms". But we can't sit there and have Angela Merkel telling us to worry about Africa. Oliver continues the segment by trying to making sense of Trump's word-association stream-of-consciousness rantings and tears apart the misinformation that he and similar politicians like ...

Research Google Increases Maximum Android Bug Bounties to $200000
Author: 0 Google Increases Maximum Android Bug Bounties to $200000

Android has a reputation for poor security, but that's a result of past failings. According to internet security firm Check Point , the auto-clicking adware Judy was found on 41 apps and it uses infected devices to generate large amounts of fraudulent clicks on advertisements, generating revenues for the perpetrators behind it.

Author: 0 U.S. mayors and governors defy Trump, will stick to Paris agreement anyway

The letter states that despite US withdrawal, signatories will seek to uphold the commitments of the Paris Agreement , a global pledge to curb greenhouse gas emissions, within their own cities. Bloomberg, a billionaire climate advocate, also met with French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday to tell him the American people meant to uphold the pact.

Research TVR's 320kmph supercar to debut at Goodwood
Author: 0 TVR's 320kmph supercar to debut at Goodwood

Co-developed by Gordon Murray Design, the new TVR model is rumored to bring back the "Griffith" nameplate, originally phased out in 2002. More concrete details of the auto have emerged alongside the announcement, including the confirmation it will be powered by a five-litre Cosworth V8 and that the power-to-weight will be 400bhp per tonne.

Author: 0 Apple WWDC 2017 Recap - New iMacs, macOS & iOS 11 features

Against other smart home assistants, the HomePod's targets are different from ostensible competitors like the Amazon Echo. "New indoor maps of areas like malls and airports indicated that Apple might be laying groundwork to display information over images of those places in the future".

Author: 0 Wonder Woman Crushes The Patriarchy-And Box Office Records

Never, ever forget Gisele Yashar, Gal Gadot's totally kickass contribution to the bonkers, high-octane, super-charged world of the Fast and Furious movies.After viewing the first Wonder Woman film, would you like to see Gal Gadot return for another film starring the iconic DC heroine? There was only one notable scene that was reshot according to The Hollywood Reporter .

Author: 0 This Is Project Scorpio's Trademarked Logo, Official Name Still Unknown

However, one of the biggest highlights of this year's E3 will be Xbox One Scorpio which Microsoft will fully reveal at its conference and it seems that Sony is ready for whatever Microsoft throws at them. These enhancements will allow developers to make games faster and then tune them down to the console's abilities. The idea of it being a logo for the new Xbox seems slightly odd, considering we already have the " Xbox One S ", but perhaps it could be a brand specifically created to ...

Author: 0 Apple reveals a smart speaker, new iPad and iMac

HomePod will taking Amazon Echo and Google Home , which have been building momentum in the market for voice-controlled speakers capable of controlling smart appliances, fetching content from the internet and more. That's especially important because people are starting to access information, entertainment and search in a more "pervasive" way that's less dependent on smarthphones, he said.

Author: 0 Apple Hopes To Reinvent Home Audio With Its New Device

The speaker unveiled Monday is similar to devices from rivals, some of which have been on the market for years . Like offerings from Google and Amazon the new Apple HomePod has an intelligent voice assistant baked in. More than 35 million people in the US are expected to use a voice-activated speaker at least once a month this year , more than doubling from last year , according the research firm eMarketer.

Author: 0 Trump Believes in Climate Change, Says US Ambassador

Bloomberg's charitable organization, Bloomberg Philanthropies, announced Thursday that it would finance the U.S.' share of the administrative costs of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change , the mechanism required to keep the almost 200-member nation deal upright.

Research Apple is bringing SteamVR and HTC Vive support to Macs
Author: 0 Apple is bringing SteamVR and HTC Vive support to Macs

Apple revealed that it is adding Steam VR support to High Sierra , its new version of MacOS to be released this coming "Fall", and that means it will be possible to use a Mac to control virtual reality experiences. SteamVR is the software which is said to power most virtual reality headsets now available on the market such as HTC Vive. Via an official blog post , HTC has confirmed that Valve will bring its SteamVR SDK support for macOS.

Research Apple unveils macOS High Sierra at WWDC 2017
Author: 0 Apple unveils macOS High Sierra at WWDC 2017

Within the Photos app, Apple has added many tools for editing such curves so users can "fine tune" their photos within the app, as well as selective colour so users can modify colours. The Mail app will no use some kind of magic AI, no detail was given, to ensure the email you want is always at the top of your inbox. There's also a new full-screen split view mode.

Author: 0 WWDC 2017: macOS High Sierra

Additionally, the new file system for storage that debuted a year ago, the Apple File System (APFS), will now be the default on Macs moving forward. With High Sierra , Apple Photos is getting a facelift and improved machine learning, and H.265 video will be supported. It's set to be built into apps like Final Cut, Motion, and Compressor, to help video editing pros get the best possible results.

Author: 0 IPhone to get a "Do Not Disturb while Driving" mode

Note: The iOS 11 beta is only available for the iPhone 5s and later, all iPad Air and iPad Pro models, iPad 5th generation, iPad mini 2 and later and iPod touch 6th generation. Drivers will still be able to use Apple CarPlay, of course, in cars that are equipped with it. Apple CarPlay is a vehicle interface specifically created to allow drivers to hear and respond to text messages using voice commands and to safely use other iPhone features while driving.it's available from a number ...

Author: 0 Apple Unveils 10.5-inch iPad Pro and Exclusive iOS 11 Features

Apple is going to announce a regulatory application which focuses on MacBooks, iPads and its Siri-based smart speaker. The updated 13-inch MacBook Pro features Kaby Lake processors up to 3.5 GHz Core i7 with Turbo Boost up to 4.0 GHz, while the 15-inch MacBook Pro goes up to 3.1 GHz Core i7 with Turbo Boost up to 4.1 GHz.

Author: 0 Qatar says Kuwait trying to mediate, solve diplomatic rift

The dramatic development followed lingering tensions within the once unified Gulf Cooperation Council . Two Middle East trade sources spoke of thousands of trucks carrying food stuck at the Saudi border, unable make the sole overland frontier crossing into Qatar .

Research What Alex Iwobi told me about Arsenal, Arsene Wenger - Henry Onyekuru
Author: 0 What Alex Iwobi told me about Arsenal, Arsene Wenger - Henry Onyekuru

Giroud netted 16 times for the north Londoners last term but found his playing time limited and often had to be content with a place on the Arsenal substitutes' bench. Costa scored 12 goals for Wolves last season, and his form earned him a permanent contract at Molineux during the January transfer window. Costa has had just one season in English football, but a move to Arsenal would surely be too good for the Portuguese winger to turn down, as the 23-year old has the potential to ...

Author: 0 Apple leaks, insider product news and Siri

After throwing some shade at Sonos and the Amazon Echo , Apple finally unveiled the HomePod at its Worldwide Developer Conference keynote event. Some industry-watchers have also predicted Apple will announce hardware similar to Amazon's Echo device for the home, which has been a hot-seller recently.

Author: 0 3 terrorists responsible for London attack identified: PM May

Khan's staff said he was too busy to respond to Trump's tweets. Britain's prime minister is promising stronger anti-terror measures after seven people were killed and dozens injured, including two Americans. Mrs May initially sidestepped questions about Mr Trump by choosing to praise Mr Khan's response. Politicians in the United Kingdom on Monday called on the prime minister to withdraw the invitation for Mr Trump's state visit later this year.

Research Cosby's lawyer attacks 1 accuser as sex assault trial opens
Author: 0 Cosby's lawyer attacks 1 accuser as sex assault trial opens

The prosecution's first witness was Kelly Johnson , a former assistant to Cosby's agent, who testified that she had also been assaulted by the comedian. "It's not mine or anyone else's". Cosby's image as a father and family man, on screen and off, helped fuel his extraordinary 50-year career in entertainment.

Author: 0 Orlando shooting: Gunman was 'singling out' individuals he shot

Gomez says the woman told her that the gunman had told her to leave the facility. At least one witness - one of the eight survivors - told Sheriff's detectives that she could hear the sirens arriving, and then Neumann shot himself, Demings said.

Research Apple Virtual, Augmented Reality Developer Support Coming To iOS, macOS
Author: 0 Apple Virtual, Augmented Reality Developer Support Coming To iOS, macOS

In addition, Split View is set to be supported by the Compose window, and Spotlight will be able to determine which messages are most important, and give them priority over other correspondence. Shortly after Apple hyped its commitment to VR, employees from Industrial Light and Magic (ILM) and Unity demonstrated the first native HTC Vive demo on a Mac system.

Author: 0 No result again gives Australia hopes a cold shower

Tamim Iqbal's 95 was the highlight for Bangladesh , who are winless and face New Zealand in their final group tie. He would strike a few lusty blows in his innings though clearing the rope on the full three times including successive sixes off Travis Head .

Author: 0 Apple's WWDC 2017 keynote: iOS, macOS and more

Apple says Amazon will be making an app for its video service for the Apple TV device this year, filling one of the major gaps on Apple's streaming TV device. Simply navigate to the live effect after taking photos to enable it. Your iPhone will now intelligently know if you're driving and then helpfully turn off all the notifications on your phone.

Author: 0 India Just Launched Its Largest Rocket Ever

Currently, only US, Russia, and China are capable of sending manned missions into space.This rocket is worth an estimated value of Rs 400 crore. The three-stage rocket, equipped with an indigenous cryogenic engine that uses liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen for propulsion, will allow India to launch its own heavy satellites (up to a limit of four tonnes), instead of paying out massive amounts to foreign space agencies.

Author: 0 New iMac Pro is Apple's most powerful ever

But Apple was careful to frame it as a product focused on music first - potentially differentiating it from the Echo and Home. The voice assistant will now sound more natural when responding to users. You can also create movies out of photos taken in portrait mode, as well as trim live photos or add a long exposure or seamless loop to one. Apple also announced improvements to its Camera and Photos apps.

Author: 0 Apple debuts HomePod speaker

Apple was expected to announce a smart speaker , a market that Amazon - with its sleeper hit, the Echo - and the later Google Home , powered by Assistant - now dominate, given them an integral place in users' lives. More than just an impressive home speaker, HomePod is a smart assistant in its own right, with its Siri centre letting you make audio commands to perform tasks such as checking the weather, getting traffic alerts and set reminders.

Author: 0 Apple's new iOS 11 Control Center combines simplicity and depth

This is synced across all devices. All your messages are stored in the cloud, but are still end-to-end encrypted for security. Apple Pay saw plenty of love at the event, with person-to-person payments now a thing, being integrated into the iMessage platform.

Research NASA announces first space mission to the Sun
Author: 0 NASA announces first space mission to the Sun

First announced in 2008, the robotic spacecraft will orbit within four million miles of the sun's surface. Targeting the sun's outermost atmosphere or " corona ", it's expected to collect valuable data on solar wind and space weather that can affect life on Earth.

Author: 0 Apple details iOS 11 features at WWDC

Be sure to take a peek at Apple's official iOS 11 page , as it details some of the prime new features. During the opening day, Apple announced their next version of macOS . New, smarter Siri : With an upcoming software update for iPhones and iPads, Siri will learn your habits based on what articles you might be reading, for instance.

Author: 0 Gulf crisis: Several airlines suspend flights to and from Qatar

Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Yemen cut ties to Qatar on Monday, claiming the energy-rich monarchy is undermining stability in the region by supporting in the Iran-aligned militant groups. While the US does not consider the Muslim Brotherhood to be a terrorist organization, Saudi Arabia , the UAE , and Egypt do. Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies may have felt emboldened by Trump's visit, which saw the new president clearly align United ...

Author: 0 Apple transformed the WWDC keynote into a big hardware sales pitch

With the company planning as many as 10 original television series by the end of this year, the update will make video content far more prominent, Apple's music guru Jimmy Iovine said in April. A 10.5-inch version starts at $649, while the 12.9-inch model starts at $799. Amazon and Google's existing speakers have proved popular with consumers since the Echo launched in the United Kingdom in 2016 and Home earlier this year.

Author: 0 Apple's MacBook and MacBook Pro get routine processor and SSD boost

New iMacs will be upgradeable to 64GB of RAM on 27-inch configurations and 32GB RAM on the 21.5-inch models. Plus, options for SSD storage will run up to 50 percent faster. To compare the new iPad Pro chassis with that of the 9.7-inch standard iPad (which did not receive an update today): the 10.5-inch Pro is 9.8 inches high by 6.8 inches wide while the iPad is 9.4 inches high by 6.6 inches wide.

Author: 0 Apple unveils watchOS 4 with a ton of new features

Dubbed watchOS4, the software brings a few new useful features. Every morning, users will receive a personalized notification if they're close to earning an Achievement, or suggest what they can do to match yesterday's activity levels. The news app is self-explanatory, with it you'll be able to get all the headlines right to your wrist. WatchOS 4 will ship in the fall as a free update.

Research NASA's historic mission to Sun: All you need to know
Author: 0 NASA's historic mission to Sun: All you need to know

May 31, 2017. It's the first time a spacecraft will fly directly into the sun's atmosphere, or corona , where it will encounter temperatures of nearly 2,500 degrees Fahrenheit and brutal radiation levels. The European Space Agency also has plans to launch a probe toward the sun. The article was based on the observations of Parker which showed that there was high speed matter and magnetism constantly escaping the sun which affected the planets and space throughout our solar system.

Author: 0 NBA Finals ratings highest since Jordan's last title in 1998

With Klay Thompson (22 points) also coming to light, Golden State finished well ahead in three-pointers, scoring 18 from 43 attempts to Cleveland's eight from 29 tries. Although the Cavs didn't lead off on their best foot in the NBA Finals, LeBron James , 32, has got his head on straight. Golden State's high scorer was Kevin Durant with 33 points.

Author: 0 Apple TV Opens Door to Amazon Prime Video

We can mark this as the end of a long grudge between Apple and Amazon , competing mega companies that once looked to corner the streaming media market. Apple has confirmed that Amazon will launch an app for its Prime Video service for tvOS. And it seems like there is one significant addition to the platform today.

Author: 0 Apple Pay Is Coming For Venmo

The service essentially replicates Venmo , the PayPal-owned payments app that has become enormously popular among a younger crowd to make small, cashless transfer, such as paying a friend for dinner, using a phone. If a friend mentions needing an amount of money, the Messages app can suggest sending those funds via Apple Pay from within the chat. Based on early images from Apple , it looks like your Apple Pay Cash account will appear as a card along with your credit, debit, and loyalty ...

Research Cellphone video captures brawl at Iowa McDonald's over chicken sandwich
Author: 0 Cellphone video captures brawl at Iowa McDonald's over chicken sandwich

Amid the brawl, a man can be heard encouraging the blonde woman by telling her to " grab " the fast food employee's hair. Police say they're still searching for the woman. The manager dragged the woman down by her hair. KCCI reports from witnesses that the woman and two men with her, were intoxicated when they entered the restaurant.

Author: 0 Apple Unveils New IMac Pro

Apple is releasing a new high-end desktop computer: the iMac Pro . The company's Mac revenue fell past year, and while well received by many consumers, recent MacBook Pros have been criticized by some longtime Mac loyalists and creative professionals for not meeting some of their needs.

Research Sheriff: 'Multiple fatalities' in Florida shooting
Author: 0 Sheriff: 'Multiple fatalities' in Florida shooting

Shelley Adams told ABC News that her sister told her she was inside her place of business Monday morning when she walked out of the bathroom and saw someone lying on the floor. "Ann and I are praying for the families who lost loved ones today", Scott said. "If people see something that seems abnormal, they need to say something", Orlando Mayor Teresa Jacobs added.

Research Police investigating multiple fatalities in Orlando shooting
Author: 0 Police investigating multiple fatalities in Orlando shooting

Banks and Orlando Mayor Teresa Jacobs both said the attack shows why people need to alert authorities if they learn of anything that could lead to violence. "All she kept saying was he was holding a gun and told her to get out", Gomez said. FBI investigators responded to the shooting scene on Forsyth Road near Hanging Moss Road, deputies told Channel 9.

Research Dakota Access pipeline expected to begin shipping oil Thursday
Author: 0 Dakota Access pipeline expected to begin shipping oil Thursday

Together with the Illinois-to-Texas Energy Transfer Crude Oil Pipeline, it has 520,000 barrels per day of commitments from shippers, leaving room for another 50,000 barrels. The so-called DAPL, which was completed in early May, faced eco-terrorist actions earlier this year. The Army Corps of Engineers rejected the previously approved pipeline in December during former President Barack Obama's final month in office.

Research Vince Gilligan is Creating a 'Breaking Bad' Virtual Reality Experience
Author: 0 Vince Gilligan is Creating a 'Breaking Bad' Virtual Reality Experience

Sony PlayStation is working on a Breaking Bad virtual reality experience. Last year, Sony entered the VR market with the Playstation VR headset, itself designed for the Playstation 4. It's true that because these are big-name properties, more people will take notice of them than completely new virtual reality IPs. "And they just played around with VR.

Research Kelt-9b: Astronomers Discover Hottest Known Giant Planet
Author: 0 Kelt-9b: Astronomers Discover Hottest Known Giant Planet

As well as the sheer amount of radiation that its star emits, the planet KELT-9b also orbits extremely close to its star, intensifying the dose it receives. Its night side would be very dark red. The hottest planet ever discovered orbits a massive star so sizzling it burns bluish white. The group's finding could also influence astronomy research in a slightly less splashy but equally important way.

Author: 0 What Did China Say After US Announced Exit From Paris Agreement?

In an oblique reference to pleas from European leaders at the G-7 summit in Sicily recently that the USA must stay on in the treaty, the President said: "Foreign leaders in Europe, Asia, and across the world should not have more to say with respect to the US economy than our own citizens and their elected representatives".

Research Apple set to expand Siri voice assistant
Author: 0 Apple set to expand Siri voice assistant

The potential of Apple's original iPhone did not come to light until thousands of developers started building apps . Here's what the Alexa/Echo June 2017 update brings and how to use the new features. Apple is betting that customers will not use voice commands without an experience similar to speaking with a human, and so it is limiting what Siri can do in order to make sure it works well.