Author: 0 Apple HomePod speaker favors sound over Siri

Apple has presently only shown off its cylindrical, mesh-covered smart speaker on stage at WWDC, it is not quite ready to make its way into the home of Pro-Apple (most likely) consumers as of yet. Google Assistant, will also now be able to create appointments on an iPhone after an appointment is booked on a Mac, for example, marking the first time that privacy-conscious Apple has let the assistant work across devices.

Author: 0 IOS 11: Eleven New Features For iPhone & iPad

At the event, Apple also showcased the Messages app that stores your messages - all end-to-end encrypted - in iCloud , which means no more storage problem due to the tonnes of messages that you haven't deleted since forever. For photos, Apple is replacing JPEGs with a new format called High Efficiency Image File Format (HEIF) to shrink the file size. It has finally received a much-needed makeover and also comes with a "Today" tab that provides information on notable releases and also ...

Author: 0 Usher explains why he missed the One Love Manchester concert

In all, the event reportedly generated more than $9 million for the victims of the terror attack that took place at Ariana Grande's " Dangerous Woman World Tour" stop in Manchester last month. Earlier on Sunday, Usher shared links to websites where fans could tune into a live stream on the event on his Twitter page. The fundraiser took an emotional toll on the USA pop superstar who, according to The Sun , told friends: "That was the hardest thing ever".

Author: 0 Here Are Some Of The New Features In iOS 11

And Apple also reserved special love for iPads that the company can only hope helps revive a sagging brand. Here are all the necessary details you need to know before the iOS 11 is rolled out to the masses. The proof will be in the pudding. The iPhone screen will also be locked to prevent drivers from using many of their apps while driving. You will find a new tab "Today" that will show you important releases as well as a dedicated games section in the new App Store .

Research Sher Bahadur Deuba elected 40th Prime Minister of Nepal
Author: 0 Sher Bahadur Deuba elected 40th Prime Minister of Nepal

He received 388 votes while 170 votes were cast against his candidacy. Deuba 70, has the support of more than 50% of the lawmakers.He needs to secure 297 votes in the 593 strong parliament to prove his majority during Tuesday's election. With the Nepali Congress-Maoist Centre alliance having 287 seats in parliament and four other parties supporting the alliance with 21 seats, it looks plain sailing for Mr Deuba.

Research Battleborn competitive multiplayer goes free to play
Author: 0 Battleborn competitive multiplayer goes free to play

The news of Battleborn going partially free isn't surprising, as the game has suffered a low player base ever since its launch in May 2016. The biggest difference between the free and paid versions of Battleborn , as far as most outsiders are concerned, is the fact that trophies/achievements can't be earned until you purchase the full game.

Research OnePlus 5 will be revealed on June 20th
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 will be revealed on June 20th

Along with the launch event, OnePlus is also holding community events in several cities across the world on June 20 and June 21 to showcase the OnePlus 5 to its fans. Among other things, the Chinese OEM confirmed that the device will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 system-on-chip (SoC) and feature software developed by French imaging company DxO Labs, in addition to being slimmer and more compact than its predecessor, the 2016 OnePlus 3T.

Author: 0 Apple WWDC 2017: All Exciting Announcements You Missed

In this post, we'll discuss 10 best new features in iOS 11 . "Together with iOS 11 these new iPad Pro models will radically change what users can do with iPad", he added. Apple's camera improvements for iOS 11 focus on compression. Apple Maps has also been updated with the capability to tell you which lane to drive in to avoid missing a turn or exit.

Author: 0 Apple's iOS 11 will take Facebook and Twitter down a notch

The WatchOS 4 features new watch faces. Impressive though the new iPad Pro 10.5 and upgraded iPad Pro 12.9 are, the changes which all iPads will get courtesy of iOS 11 are just as big a deal. Apple says it's giving more emphasis to sound quality, not just smarts. Apple will later this year release a " HomePod " music-centric smart home speaker, challenging a market now dominated by Amazon and Google in its latest move to weave deeper into people's lives.

Author: 0 Rocket loaded with ISS supplies launches

The first-stage booster flown Saturday afternoon was brand-new, and as is now the custom, returned to Cape Canaveral following liftoff for a successful vertical touchdown. Following their second round of treatments, 10 mice on the ISS will be randomly selected to return to Earth as part of SpaceX's first live animal return, when all rodents will receive two additional NELL-1 treatments.

Author: 0 Apple WWDC 2017: 5 Key Takeaways and What They Mean for Government

Apple Pay, which launched in September 2014 with the iPhone 6, is now accepted in more than 20 million retail stores, restaurants and gas stations worldwide, and used by over 12 million people regularly as of previous year. Users will be able to grab items from the files app and then drop them into apps like Mail or Photos , for instance. iOS and macOS are the main operating systems used by business users.

Author: 0 WWDC 2017: Here are the top features of iOS 11

In addition, now via iMessage, you can make payments. The Siri watchface uses machine learning to determine what information is most useful to you at a given point in time. When you think of "music" and " Apple ", you'll probably find yourself dwelling on the most recent product offering of Apple Music, the all-you-can-hear music smorgasbord Apple competes hard against Google and Spotify.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande PH concert to push through in August

Liam apologised this morning for his brother's no-show in a series of tweets . While Grande was performing, her mum was making her way through the crowd telling fans to not be afraid. She also talked about meeting the mother of 15-year-old victim, Olivia Campbell, who died in the attack. Towards the end, Grande got emotional as she sang a heartbreaking version of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow".

Author: 0 Apple launches new gadget

HomePod can actually improve music quality and playback because of its spatial awareness. "It's the biggest brain inside a speaker", Apple marketing head Phil Schiller proclaimed. Like the Amazon Echo and Google Home , the HomePod will play music while also helping people to manage their lives and homes. Over the course of three excruciatingly quiet minutes (there's no background music), a wholesome suburban family curiously inspects their latest cylindrical gadget, the Echo, and its ...

Research India to launch heaviest 3136 kg communication satellite GSAT-19 shortly
Author: 0 India to launch heaviest 3136 kg communication satellite GSAT-19 shortly

GSLV-Mk III is the heaviest rocket ever made by India and is capable of carrying the heaviest satellites made till date. Nellore: From the days of launching sounding rockets in the 1960s, India has travelled a long and hard path to launch heavy launch capability with the GSLV Mk III rocket and achieve self-reliance in satellite launch vehicle technology.

Author: 0 AMD releases 'Radeon Pro 500' Series graphics for iMac

The executive said Apple chose to go "really nutty" by offering the iMac Pro with an 8-core Intel Xeon processor , 10-core Xeon processor, or an 18-core Xeon processor. Here are the starting prices for the iMac 2017 range. USA chipmaker AMD on Tuesday unveiled a high performance, power-efficient "Radeon Pro 500" series graphics for Apple iMac .

Research Indian airlines suspend 34 pilots over obscene WhatsApp messages
Author: 0 Indian airlines suspend 34 pilots over obscene WhatsApp messages

As many as 10 pilots of the Jet Airways have been kept out of flying duties, and their mistake - quoting incorrectly the designation of a senior DGCA official in a communique. The response of the official is not only "threatening" in nature, but also "shows how one individual can hold all the airlines to ransom for an error as minuscule as mentioning his designation incorrectly", the NAG said in a statement.

Author: 0 Apple unveils smart speaker as first new product in years

The HomePod is described as less than 7in tall, but is packed with seven speakers and a 4in sub-woofer. Apple said the new ARkit would make use of the dual-lens camera on the iPhone 7 Plus, making the integration of virtual objects and the real world more realistic.

Author: 0 The Apple Watch Is Getting a Big Upgrade Soon

With the Siri watch face on, you can raise your wrist throughout the day to receive dynamic information, such as traffic information if you're about to leave work and sunset times in the evening. Apple Watch-enabled equipment is rolling out this fall says Apple, while the company displayed brand names like LifeFitness and StairMaster. High intensity interval training is a new workout added, and new workouts can be added during a current workout with a new plus button added in ongoing ...

Author: 0 Apple's new iMacs have better screens, USB-C, and VR support

Apple showed off the line: 21.5-inch iMacs start at $1,099 (roughly converting to £850 and AU$1,470). The entry-level 21.5-inch model features an Intel Iris Plus 640 GPU while the 4K model now supports discrete AMD Radeon Pro 550 graphics with up to 4GB of VRAM.

Author: 0 IPhones to get 'do not disturb while driving' feature

While the iPhone screen will be locked to prevent drivers from using apps, navigation systems like Apple Maps and Google Maps will work, but users will not be able to input destinations while driving. If the user receives a text while driving, the iPhone automatically responds with a message informing them that the user is driving and can not reply.

Research Trump Organization to launch 'American Ideas' hotel chain
Author: 0 Trump Organization to launch 'American Ideas' hotel chain

The Trump Organization executive added that President Trump's sons, who have taken over business operations while he's in office, saw space for a chain of hotels in small and midsize cities during their father's campaign a year ago. "We don't talk about what we're doing in the business", Eric Trump said. It will cost $20 million, with financing from Guaranty Bank , a local bank, Chawla said.

Author: 0 How the next iPhone will stop people texting at the wheel

The company announced the new feature at its Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday. Soon, Apple will introduce a new iPhone feature that will do away with that annoying - and unsafe - urge to look at a text message while you're driving.

Author: 0 Apple Introduces Amazon Rival: Siri Smart Speaker/Home Pod

Apple is optimistic that the iPhone 7 Plus will continue to spur growth, though interest in the iconic device has been on the wane after recent smartphone launches from a slew of Android phone manufacturers led by the likes of Samsung, Google and Huawei.

Author: 0 Apple Introduces iMac Pro, Refreshes Mac Lineup And iPad Pro

The new Files App in iOS 11 , lets you browse files on your iPhone and iPad . Apple would have likely been better off relaunching a high-powered Mac tower that's more modular. They both have a fingerprint resistance oleophobic coating, but this is where any similarities conclude.In addition to those categories, Apple is taking massive strides towards integrating augmented reality.

Author: 0 The Coolest Things You Can Do With Apple's New iOS 11

Inside the 10.5-inch iPad Pro is a new 64-bit A10X Fusion chip, while the display is allegedly 50% brighter than those in older models. Importantly, it also weighs the same as the 9.7-inch model, at 1 pound. iPad-specific iOS Features - But hardware is only half the story, because when iOS 11 comes out (see " iOS 11 Gets Smarter in Small Ways ", 5 June 2017), it will sport a bevy of features designed with the iPad in mind.

Research HomePod, Apple's 1st major new product since Apple Watch, unveiled
Author: 0 HomePod, Apple's 1st major new product since Apple Watch, unveiled

HomePod is deemed a more expensive competitor of Echo, which was released two years ago. The iOS11 also heralds a redesigned App Store with a Today tab to keep you posted on new releases, a recommedations feature in the Games menu, and a separate Update tab, so you can easily look over the new features that your current apps can get.

Author: 0 IPad Pro 2 Latest Release Date Leaks Have Surfaced

While the new tech in both the iMacs and MacBook Pros don't exceed what's available on Windows-based hardware, it brings it in line with competing models - such as the MacBook Pro-rivalling Dell Precision 5520 and HP ZBook Studio G4 . The prices remain largely the same across the board, aside from a newly-cheaper 13-inch MacBook Pro for $1,299. The Mac upgrades are Apple's first to the MacBook Pro since the computer was revamped last fall with a slimmer design and the Touch Bar ...

Author: 0 Watch the Apple WWDC keynote live

There's also better facial recognition and a persistent sidebar for easier navigation. So, today, we catch a glimpse of macOS High Sierra , which is shaping up to be a pretty impressive upgrade over its predecessor, macOS Sierra . High Sierra is all about deep technologies that provide a foundation for new technologies , Federighi noted. In terms of graphics , the tech giant also announced its second version of graphics-rendering framework, the Metal 2.

Research Bill Cosby trial: Lawyer challenges accuser's memory
Author: 0 Bill Cosby trial: Lawyer challenges accuser's memory

There are no criminal cases pending based on the other allegations, some dating to the 1960s or 1970s, often because too much time had passed. Bill Cosby (C) leaves the Montgomery County Courthouse on June 5, 2017 in Norristown , Pennsylvania , after the first day on trial for sexual assault .

Author: 0 WWDC 2017: Apple unveils iOS 11, updates to watchOS

No need to set up split screens as you can keep two apps commonly used together open while swtiching to another app so you can go back to it easier. The Photos app will now be able to make memory movies that are based about memories, photos of friends, family, and pets.

Author: 0 Here Are The Specs Powering The First VR-Ready iMac Pro

Those are pretty beasty numbers, so here's hoping the fans do a good job of stopping the iMac Pro from an early death. They get Kaby Lake processors , as well as a curious new pricing scheme that lowers the non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro 13-inch version to $1,299, the same price as the 12-inch MacBook .

Author: 0 WWDC 2017: 8 of the biggest announcements from Apple's keynote

It's also redesigned the entire offering, giving it a cleaner look so that downloading new games and apps is easier than ever before. And the iPhone 8 can't run a "boring" version of iOS. In the camera department, a new compression technology called High-Efficiency Image File Format (HEIF) has been introduced to reduces the file size of photographs and videos.

Author: 0 SpaceX launches supplies to space station in its first reused Dragon capsule

This time around the capsule was loaded up with roughly 6,000 pounds of supplies and equipment, including experiments to study the cardiovascular systems of fruit flies in low gravity and bone loss in mice aboard the ISS . The Dragon capsule actually contained many of its original parts. "It's a pre-flown Dragon , and that is a pretty big deal too ", Hans Koenigsmann, SpaceX's vice president of flight reliability, told Florida Today.

Research Watch the trailer for animated sequel 'Starship Troopers: Traitor Of Mars'
Author: 0 Watch the trailer for animated sequel 'Starship Troopers: Traitor Of Mars'

Paul Verhoeven's 1997 adaption of Robert A. Heinlein's 1959 novel of the same name is a solid sci-fi action movie and a glorious anti-war and anti-fascist satire - with the satire being a decided change from the original novel. Tickets for United States screenings of Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars can be purchased online beginning Monday, June 19 at or at participating theater box offices.

Research Oppo R11 Smartphone Gets Official
Author: 0 Oppo R11 Smartphone Gets Official

Let's see the newly uncovered specs of the Oppo R11 given by the listing. But recent rumours have suggested that R11 would be priced at $485 (roughly Rs. At the front, there is a 20-megapixel sensor for selfies and video chats. The rear cameras also have features like 2x optical zoom as well as Portrait mode.

Author: 0 Apple Unveils Powerful New iMac Pro

Compared to the outgoing Skylake architecture, Kaby Lake introduces a gently tweaked version of Intel's 14nm manufacturing process, provides small boosts to CPU clock speeds, and supports native acceleration for decoding and encoding some kinds of 4K video streams.

Author: 0 Investors Buy Shares of NVIDIA Co. (NVDA) on Weakness on Insider Selling

Nvidia Corp now has $85.04B valuation. The stock traded at a volume of 18.51 million shares. NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) has risen 212.28% since June 6, 2016 and is uptrending. Eqis Capital Inc invested 0.02% of its portfolio in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA). Synovus Fin has 8,264 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Private Wealth Prtnrs Limited reported 5,945 shares.

Author: 0 Sony announces a gold PlayStation 4 with 1TB of storage

According to a report from USA Today , Playstation 4 consoles will be heavily discounted during the week of E3 from $299 to $249. Bethesda has already teased the reveal of two new projects, Ubisoft will likely drop a ton of new information about Far Cry 5 , Assassin's Creed , and The Crew 2 , and we're not quite ready to rule out the possibility that some of those leaked rumors will come to fruition.

Author: 0 Heaviest rocket launches India into elite space technology league

Just weeks after India set a record by launching the highest number of satellites on a single rocket, India's heaviest rocket to date - the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV-Mk III) - blasted off on Monday evening at 5.28 pm.

Research June's Android Security Update Goes Live With Factory Images for Nexus, Pixel
Author: 0 June's Android Security Update Goes Live With Factory Images for Nexus, Pixel

Google says this update should address that problem . "There is a fix included in the June security update that should address numerous freezing issues that have been reported". The app is now ready for download from the Google Play Store after some period of testing. Some of the malware apps have been in the online store for quite a few years, and Judy was one such bug, showing how malicious app developers can prey on an open and free mobile operating system.

Research India to avoid foreign rockets to launch communication satellites: ISRO chief
Author: 0 India to avoid foreign rockets to launch communication satellites: ISRO chief

According to Kumar, there will be one more developmental flight of 640 ton GSLV Mk III, with a capacity to lift four ton satellites, before it graduates to operational mode. On Feb. 15, India created another piece of history when it launched 104 satellites - all small barring one which weighed 714kg - aboard ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C37.

Author: 0 London attack victim Chrissy Archibald remembered for good deeds

Police were not yet releasing the names of the dead, but thousands of people gathered at Potters Field, across from the Tower Bridge and the medieval Tower of London , to pay tribute to the victims. "We grieve the loss of our lovely, loving daughter and sister", Audet said. "It's a hard population to work with and she was successful, both as a student and.

Research IMD Sees 2017 Monsoon Rains At 98% Of Long-term Average
Author: 0 IMD Sees 2017 Monsoon Rains At 98% Of Long-term Average

Indian Meteorological Department ( IMD ) upgraded its forecast the monsoon to 98% of long period average (LPA) from the 96% of LPA forecasted in April. As per IMD's weather model-MMCFS, neutral ENSO conditions are likely till end of this year. India's forecasting systems now indicates neutral El Nino conditions until the end of this year, the IMD said, in contrast to the outlook from other global climate centres which see a 60 percent probability of weak El Nino conditions developing ...

Author: 0 Apple launches iPad Pro with new 10.5 inch display

Amazon introduced the Echo speaker, featuring its Alexa assistant, in 2015. Apple Music will also gain new social features, adding a new "Friends are Listening to" section in the Music app that allows you to see what your friends are listening to, subject to what they choose to share.

Author: 0 Trump lashes out at Germany , 'fake news' media

In his latest attack on Berlin , Trump tweeted that the USA was running a huge trade deficit with Germany, having previously complained that too many German cars were bought on the US. Of NATO's 28 members, only the United States, Britain, Greece, Estonia and Poland meet the target of spending 2 percent of GDP on defense. "It's no accident that Donald Trump tweeted his critical remarks of Germany right after Angela Merkel attacked the United States as not a reliable partner, her ...

Author: 0 Apple announces new iOS 11 features for consumers and developers

Google launched TensorFlow Lite programming framework, which will make it easier for developers to build models that run on lower-powered Android devices. Among the new iPad features in iOS 11 coming this fall, include the all-new Files app, customisable Dock, improved multitasking and deeper integration of Apple Pencil, iPad Pro gives users the ability to be even more productive and creative.

Author: 0 IMac Pro release date, news and rumors

Those machines relied on Intel's Skylake processors instead of the higher-boosting, more-responsive Kaby Lake mobile chips that launched about two months later. The new iMac Pro will be released in the United Kingdom in December 2017, starting at $4999 US. This refresh could include a black finish and "more glass" in addition to the revival of the light-up Apple logo in the form of a micro-LED panel.

Research NASA's first mission to 'touch the sun'
Author: 0 NASA's first mission to 'touch the sun'

NASA announced the details of an "unprecedented" mission, which launches in 2018. This will be the first time a space probe enters the sun's atmosphere, or corona , passing within four million miles of the sun's surface, seven times closer than ever before.