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Author: 0 WWDC17: Apple Unveils HomePod Powered By Siri

The Siri-enabled speaker links up with the Apple Home app, allowing users to control their connected smart home devices by voice, without touching their iPhone or iPad. The cylindrical speaker , known as the " HomePod ", resembles the Mac Pro at 7in tall and promises to "reinvent music in the home". Google Home is nipping at its heels.

Technology Farmers' protest turns violent in MP despite CM's assurance
Author: 0 Farmers' protest turns violent in MP despite CM's assurance

Five farmers were killed and four injured on Tuesday after police opened fire on them following protests and stone pelting. "Chouhan should resign immediately". "Despite much "hoopla" about starting "Kisan DD Channel", Mr Prime Minister did this Kisan Channel show this Mandsaur incident?" he said. Senior Congress leader and MP Jyotiraditya Scindia also condemned the incident.

Technology Apple launches ARkit development platform at WWDC 2017
Author: 0 Apple launches ARkit development platform at WWDC 2017

Artificial Intelligence is exciting, there is little doubt about that. But Apple is promising easier one-handed typing, with easy access to numbers, symbols and punctuation. Pricing and India availability details are awaited. Over a decade ago, Apple ( NASDAQ:AAPL ) introduced the iPod Hi-Fi, a large high-fidelity speaker that was clearly positioned to target audiophiles.

Author: 0 MacBook 2017 vs MacBook 2016: what's changed?

The high-end models feature a 5K Retina display, which looks fantastic. All the new graphics cards come bundled with the new improvements in macOS High Sierra, that means these new machines will support VR content. The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro starts at Rs. 52,900 for the 64GB Wi-Fi model, Rs. 60,900 for 256GB, and Rs. 76,900 for the 512GB model. The 15-inch MacBook Pro starts from $2,399 and is equipped with a 2.8GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.8GHz, 16GB 2133MHz ...

Author: 0 Apple introduces HomePod speaker

As stated earlier, Siri is omnipresent in the speaker just a command "Hey Siri" away from playing a song for you. Apple nodded to several up-and-coming technology trends, unveiling new device features touching on virtual reality, online privacy and a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning.

Technology IOS 11 can automatically delete apps to save space
Author: 0 IOS 11 can automatically delete apps to save space

Apple announced this week that it will soon add a new feature called " Do Not Disturb While Driving ", which will be part of its new iOS 11, according to CNN Money . This could work well, especially in cases where you wish to highlight something particular in a screenshot. If you are now using the iOS 11 beta, you can find the Offload Unused Apps feature by opening the Settings app, and tapping on General.

Author: 0 IOS 11 Might Expand NFC Capabilities Of The iPhone Beyond Apple Pay

If you text someone you'll get a message saying that person is driving and can't respond at the moment. Another reason behind the speedy performance of this iPad Pro will be iOS 11 , which has got a number of significant improvements to utilize performance resources more efficiently.

Author: 0 New iPad Pros & iOS 11 Updates will Increase Productivity

But while you obviously still can't pair an iPhone with a Smart Keyboard or Pencil, the Files app and (partial) Drag and Drop functionality should be available soon in the palm of your hand. If it is not compatible with 32-bit devices such as iPhone 5, iPhone 5c and iPad 4, iOS 11 will be accessible on all terminals that followed the iPhone 5s, the first smartphone headed to 64 bits.

Author: 0 Apple unveils new features, tools

The feature, called " Do Not Disturb While Driving ", will be part of Apple's iOS 11 , a new version of the operating software for Apple mobile devices. Called " HomePod ", the wireless speaker delivers fantastic audio quality and uses spatial awareness to sense its location in a room and automatically adjust the audio.

Author: 0 Apple 10.5-inch iPad Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, iMac India pricing revealed

Apple also launched the all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro and a new 12.9-inch iPad Pro featuring an advanced display with ProMotion technology and high performance with the new A10X Fusion chip. Apple's navigation app is also getting an upgrade and will now be able to display floorplan-level maps within malls and airports for detailed navigation assistance.

Author: 0 WWDC 2017: Apple announces iOS 11; Focuses on iPad productivity

Numerous new features in iOS 11 will be available on the iPad Pro but some will work on iPhones. If you have reservations but are still undaunted, you might want to wait until the public beta arrives next month. Siri- Siri is now fitted with more artificial intelligence that can learn from users' actions. Here, they can determine which programs will not run in 64-bit mode.

Author: 0 On the Move: Tech Giant Apple Reveals Its New Homepod Speaker

Here's how it played out. When clashed head-to-head, can Siri match for her AI assistant rivals, or does Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL ) really expect us to replace our home surround sound systems with HomePods?Philip Schiller is one with the Apple narrative.

Author: 0 Tim Cook says Apple gives British police information on terror suspects

However, it has helped the government with information it has relating to the terror attacks . It's not privacy versus security, it's privacy and security versus security. "Metadata, if you're putting together a profile, is very important", he said. Cook also said that he didn't join any of President Trump's business advisory councils because he thinks those groups aren't "terribly productive".

Author: 0 Apple CEO Says Repatriation Tax Should Be Mandatory Levy

Cook did not specify which attacks required Apple's assistance. "I would hope that they would say we've been cooperating well and I think some valuable information". "It wasn't about not wanting to advise on something that we thought should be heard", he added. The U.S. should "use that money for a significant infrastructure spend in the U.S., because it creates jobs", Cook said.

Author: 0 IOS 11 Developer Beta 1 Helps Manage Storage

With iOS 11, you should get much more than that. Rather than taking on Amazon's Echo and Google Home, however, analysts see HomePod less as a "smart assistant", and more as a pure music player. Chinese, French, German, Spanish and Italian will be the first languages released with this feature, and Apple plans to add more. Apart from that, Apple is also improving the interface by adding a new app drawer to facilitate instant sharing.

Author: 0 Apple Reveals iPad Pro 10.5 With Productivity In Its Sights

You can ask Siri to pay someone or use Messages to send money or get paid. "But that approach lacks the certainty and ease of setup, that system-level integrations afforded", the website noted. There's also the Apple Files app which pulls all your files together, even working with Dropbox and Google Drive as well as iCloud, so everything's in one place.

Author: 0 Apple launches HomePod speaker at developers' conference

While Siri would respond well to your voice commands, the control is not only with it. Despite the company's delayed arrival, Apple is confident HomePod will rise to fame much like the iPhone and Apple Watch. The free software update for mobile devices, iOS 11 , is expected in September, when Apple typically releases new iPhones. APPLE CEO Tim Cook has revealed that the firm is helping the United Kingdom government to investigate the terror attacks in London and Manchester.

Author: 0 Apple Takes On Venmo With Money Transfer Service Built Into iMessage

If you're already picturing friends (or enemies) grabbing your phone and iMessaging themselves the entire contents of your bank account, fear not-you can turn on fingerprint authentication for all iMessage transactions. As such, messages are going to consumer less storage capacities on devices and the backups should occur in a faster manner. Its primary role will be to enable its users to send money directly to their contacts with one tap.Of course, sending money via iMessage isn't new - ...

Author: 0 Apple's big 5 announcements at WWDC

Soon after the announcement, Amazon tweeted , "You asked (a lot)". Apple also shared the latest version of watchOS4, which continues to put the emphasis on the Apple Watch as a fitness device. This includes videos, articles, reviews and interviews pulled together by Apple's own App Store team, along with tips and how-to guides. In spite of that, Apple's new 10.5-inch iPad Pro will be available without the headphone jack.

Technology Studio Finds that Xbox One Users Barely Use Backwards Compatibility
Author: 0 Studio Finds that Xbox One Users Barely Use Backwards Compatibility

This may seem like a missed opportunity, but there's actually little reason to support it. For example, Microsoft announced that Xbox One users had spent about 9 million hours playing 360 games during the first month of the service, but that actually only represents a few minutes being played by the 19 million userbase that the console had at the time .

Author: 0 Apple Pay takes on Venmo with personal money transfers

The Dec. 2015 patent application would allow iMessage users to pay each other from within the messaging app itself, as well as from within other iOS features. Of course, sending money via iMessage isn't new - companies like Square and Venmo already have iMessage apps that let you send payments via their platform.

Author: 0 Russia Rejects Claims It Planted Fake Stories That Caused Qatar Crisis

The alleged attack relates to a story published by the state-run Qatar News Agency on May 23 which reported Qatari emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani speaking at a military graduation ceremony. Federal Bureau of Investigation experts visited Qatar in late May to analyze an alleged cyber breach that saw the hackers place the fake story with Qatar's state news agency, the USA broadcaster said.

Author: 0 Will your iPhone or iPad get iOS 11? Here's the full list

The iOS 11 update allow the iPhone to recognise when it's in a auto - through Bluetooth , cable connection, or movement. "You see so many on the phone as you drive around Wagga, they're plugged in and addicted to their phones". It was announced at the WWDC conference , and it promotes the idea that you don't need to check your updates while you're driving. According to recent statistics , the United States has taken the lead in this issue, an 69% of drivers (aged 18-64) in the ...

Technology Apple CEO: We Helped The U.K. Investigate Terrorist Attacks
Author: 0 Apple CEO: We Helped The U.K. Investigate Terrorist Attacks

That's the old-style way of doing business which puts consumers' interests behind macho grabs for market share. Speaking onstage yesterday at the event in San Jose, California, Cook said that Amazon will join the content line-up of its new TV app, which it unveiled in October.

Author: 0 IPhone 5 and iPhone 5c won't support iOS 11, Apple confirms

ProMotion will be Apple's brightest display with True Tone white balance and an anti-reflective coating. The all new iPad Pro will get an update to iOS 11 in Autumn and you can read the iOS 11 announcement here . But otherwise, even if an app is now shown as having problems with iOS 11 , there's every chance it will still get that life-saving update. As noted by idownloadblog.com , iOS 11 has a new toggle setting called Offload Unused Apps under Settings and iTunes & App Stores .

Author: 0 Your old iPhone is about to be obsolete. Thanks Apple

As a top alternative to iTunes, WinX MediaTrans is capable of flawlessly transferring photos, music, videos, iBooks, ringtones, and more between PC and iOS (11 ) iPhone iPad at amazingly fast speed with no data loss. A four speakers audio system creates a more immersive experience with stereo sound projected in any orientation. An embedded Apple SIM2 and support for 802.11ac Wi-Fi and LTE Advanced make it easier to stay connected when travelling in more than 180 countries and regions.

Author: 0 IPhone to add new feature that will stop texting while driving

Audiophiles looking to make the most of their digital music library may be in for a pleasant surprise with iOS 11, as it appears that support for FLAC audio files is coming to the latest version of Apple's mobile software. Both versions of the iPad now feature the True Tone display that adjusts the colour temperature on the fly depending on lighting conditions, first introduced past year with the 9.7-inch Pro.

Author: 0 Apple announce iOS 11, new macOS and the HomePod at WWDC keynote

Apple kicked off its Worldwide Developer Conference on Monday with a slew of announcements about new software and hardware products. Called HomePod , the wireless speaker delivers wonderful audio quality and uses spatial awareness to sense its location in a room and automatically adjust the audio.

Technology These are the biggest new features coming to the iPhone
Author: 0 These are the biggest new features coming to the iPhone

By reducing the bezels by almost 40 percent, Apple was able maintain a slim profile that's only marginally bigger than the 9.7-incher (while still weighing just one pound). As for HomePod , Apple says that while the speaker's always listening, nothing will be sent to Apple's servers until you say, "Hey, Siri". A survey released last month by research firm eMarketer found Echo speakers held 70.6 percent of the USA market, compared with 23.8 percent for Google Home .

Technology 7 killed in attacks on Iran's Parliament, Khomeini mausoleum
Author: 0 7 killed in attacks on Iran's Parliament, Khomeini mausoleum

Around half an hour later, an attacker opened fire at the Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini, injuring several members of the public, Iran's English-language Press TV said. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack. Reportedly unknown men fired several rounds at the guards protecting the parliament building in Tehran .

Author: 0 IOS 11 feature to curb distracted driving

Redditors combing through the iOS 11 beta have spotted what appears to be a way to access lossless FLAC files, according to The Next Web . Messages sent to drivers will be greeted with a standard reply that the driver will "get back to you once they get where they're going".

Author: 0 New Apple iPad rolled out at WWDC 2017

The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro display comes with a resolution of 2224×1688 pixels at 264 ppi. For more news and updates on Apple, subscribe to TTN. Well, the new iPad has a lot of new features that you can experience only if you purchase it.

Author: 0 Latest iPhone update leaves you open to security threats

The new Siri watch face dynamic updates according to time of day, routines, latest news and data from compatible apps. It took three years for Apple to launch this new device. Whenever you have your phone connected to your vehicle via Bluetooth or cable , or even if your driving, you will not get any notifications such as text messages or any updates.

Author: 0 Apple sneaks 'dark mode' into iOS 11 to help save your eyes

The feature can detect when the owner is driving and turn off all notifications not giving drivers the temptation to check their phone and reply to messages . Many of these capabilities are found in the first official video released for the new iPad Pro tablets. Will you need to upgrade your device? According to recent statistics , the United States has taken the lead in this issue, an 69% of drivers (aged 18-64) in the States admitted to using their cell phone while driving during the ...

Author: 0 AMD and NVIDIA May Be Preparing Graphics Cards for Cryptocurrency Mining

AMD , which is known to compete with Intel in the processor industry, is also a giant in the PC gaming market. The cryptocurrency craze is hitting yet another couple of waves with Bitcoin reaching a record $2900 United States dollars in value, while Ethereum is climbing up as it doesn't require ASIC specific graphics cards.

Technology Brake welcomes new 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature for iPhones
Author: 0 Brake welcomes new 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature for iPhones

When it comes out in December, the HomePod will perform tasks that are comparable to what Siri now does, such as send messages , control smart home devices and get weather and news updates. Along the same lines, the iPad's multitasking capabilities are also getting a major upgrade, thanks to the new App Switcher feature. A new QuickType keyboard on iPad delivers quick access to numbers, symbols and punctuation.

Author: 0 Apple's HomePod speaker brings Siri into the living room

However, on June 5-Day 1 of the five-day WWDC ( Worldwide Developer Conference ) 2017-made up for the sound of crickets. Siri, Apple's virtual assistant, will respond to voice commands. New iMacs released Monday are getting better displays and graphics capabilities. Google Home followed in October and Microsoft's assistant, Cortana, is also finding a home in home speakers.

Author: 0 Apple Watch Is Getting Improvements for News, Fitness, Music, and Siri

Here are the most important new features. Fitness maniacs will now be able to track HIIT (High-intensity interval training) as they please. The update, which will be called watchOS 4, will be launching broadly this fall. The Activity app is also getting a host of feature improvements. Lastly, Content that is displayed in the Activity app will be pinged to you via a notification whenever new items become available.

Author: 0 Apple Debuts HomePod Smart Speaker

In a nod to Amazon streaming fans, Apple is also bringing Amazon Prime to its Apple TV app. The feature means messages will sync when you set up a new phone, and if you delete a saucy message on one device it'll disappear everywhere. The new model is more than a mere update, however, with the super slate being the first to line up with a 10.5-inch display. Apple also introduced a new 10.5-inch iPad Pro and previewed the upcoming iOS 11 today at the annual developers' event.

Technology Apple's iOS 11 will make iPhone 5 and 5c obsolete
Author: 0 Apple's iOS 11 will make iPhone 5 and 5c obsolete

It is the first new device Apple has announced in nearly three years. It looks like a home assistant and it acts like a home assistant, but Apple Inc . Apple CEO Tim Cook . iPad Pro is equipped with Promotion technology and supports 120Hz refresh rates, the highest ever found in top grade desktop computers.

Author: 0 The Apple Pencil case won't save you from losing it

Called, imaginatively, Do Not Disturb While Driving, the function can detect when you are driving and will automatically silence notifications and keep the screen switched off. "Mobile use behind the wheel is a growing menace and so Brake would like to see similar initiatives from other phone manufacturers to help cut distractions in the vehicle".

Author: 0 Microsoft to bring OneDrive support to iOS 11 Files app

Thankfully, Apple has done the work to make such an invitation easy to do and finalize. iOS 11 will not support the iPhone 5, iPhone 5C or fourth generation iPad when it arrives in the autumn. Something that has seemingly been requested since the inception of iOS is support for changing the default applications. Furthermore, the feature will be launched along with the iOS 11 update in the Fall.

Technology Apple to introduce iPhone app to prevent distracted driving
Author: 0 Apple to introduce iPhone app to prevent distracted driving

Apple has supported 64-bit apps since the release of the iPhone 5S back in 2013 and has required developers to submit new applications with 64-bit support since February 2015 and app updates since June 2015. These iPhones and iPads are definitely slower than their newer counterparts, but this time around the compatibility cutoff has less to do with things like RAM or raw performance.

Author: 0 IOS 11 Has A Hidden 'Dark Mode'

In a post on YouTube by iTwe4kz, it seems that iOS 11 has introduced what appears to be a dark mode that was not mentioned during the launch of the platform from a couple of days ago, although we should point out that it isn't a 100% dark mode in the sense of that word.

Technology IOS 11 pulls the plug on iPhone 5 and 5C
Author: 0 IOS 11 pulls the plug on iPhone 5 and 5C

Brake, a road safety charity which promoted road safety campaigns, says mobile use by drivers is a growing issue in New Zealand and Apple is playing its part in cutting back distractions. A small feature that would be considerably useful is multiple timers support with Continuity support, as Zac outlined last month. The software update will run only on devices with a 64-bit processor, meaning it won't be compatible with the guts of the iPhone 5 or iPhone 5c that feature 32 bit processors.

Author: 0 Apple releases new features for Chinese market

The phone can also be set to send a note to contacts that text you to let them know you're driving and will get back to them when you get to your destination. The iPhone screen will also be locked to prevent drivers from using many of their apps while driving. Mobile use behind the wheel is a growing menace and so Brake would like to see similar initiatives from other phone manufactures to help cut distractions in the vehicle.

Author: 0 Sony's PlayStation VR headset sales top one million units

All versions of the gold and silver models are limited edition, with no reproductions now planned. Sony has so far sold around 60 million PlayStation 4 consoles, and 20 percent of those have been of the more expensive Pro model. Sony has announced their 9 Days of Play as a way to say thank you to PlayStation fans across North America. Sony is one of the most well-established tech companies in the world, there's no denying that.

Author: 0 WWDC: Apple Unveils WatchOS4, Features Siri Integration and New UI

The Siri watch face is created to automatically display information that is most relevant to the user such as the weather, traffic updates or even a daily schedule reminder. New complications include Now Playing and Apple News. The other day Apple unleashed a bevy of new options and devices to their already impressive fleet.