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Apple Takes On Sonos, Google & Amazon With New Voice Activated Speaker

Apple "can't afford to yield valuable real-estate in the heart of people's homes to Amazon , Google and others", said Geoff Blaber, research analyst at CCS Insight. It is the first new device Apple has announced in nearly three years. Apple has also make HomePod a "home assistant" that can answer all kinds of questions and tell you about the weather or the traffic.

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Amazon Prime Shows Will Finally Be Available on Apple TV

The Amazon Echo and the Google Home operate in a similar way, using voice commands to wake the assistant to ask for help. Directly compatible with Apple Music and Siri voice assistant , Apple is relying on its superior acoustics and ease of use to woo customers away from competitors.

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Apple Announces 10.5 Inch iPad Pro With Thin Borders At WWDC 2017

Inside, the iPad Pro receives an improved camera, with Apple throwing the same 12-megapixel sensor from the iPhone 7 with f/1.8 aperture into their new slate, alongside optical image stabilization and quad-LED True Tone flash. This, apparently, won't impact the battery life which stands at ten hours, because it dynamically adjusts the refresh rate depending on what you're doing, switching automatically from 24hz, 48hz or 120hz.

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Battleborn now available to play for free without time limits

Gearbox's strategy seems similar to that of Turtle Rock when they made Evolve free to play. The free version gives players access to all competitive multiplayer maps and modes, with no restrictions on time or levels or anything like that.

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Apple unveils iOS 11, Siri speaker and new iPad Pro at WWDC

Tim Cook, CEO, speaks during Apple's annual world wide developer conference (WWDC) in San Jose, California, U.S. June 5, 2017. The product seems inspired by existing smart speakers like the Amazon Echo and Google Home . High Sierra will be released later this year as a free update, according to Federighi. Apple is introducing a 10.5-inch iPad Pro in an attempt to revive interest in its once hot-selling line of tablets.

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11 features that make iOS 11 Apple's biggest iOS update to date

At WWDC previous year, Apple previewed the new messaging features - stickers and apps - for iMessage. "These are by far the most powerful iPads we've ever created with the world's most advanced displays featuring ProMotion, the powerful new A10X Fusion chip and the advanced camera system of iPhone 7 ", said Greg Joswiak, Apple's vice president of Product Marketing.

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Apple unveils the iMac Pro

The apparent new Macs, known only as A1289, A1347, A1418, A1419, and A1481, are said to be new 13 and 15-inch MacBook Pro models. Featuring a stunning new space gray enclosure, iMac Pro packs incredible performance for advanced graphics editing, virtual reality content creation and real-time 3D rendering.

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Snap acquires location-tracking start-up Placed, reportedly for $200 million

Though the terms of the deal were not disclosed in the Monday announcement, Geekwire reported that it was worth up to about $200 million, which would make it Snap's biggest announced purchase. This tool helps Snapchat recognize whether a user is using the app in the marketer's restaurant or store and correlate it to ads previously served to him.

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Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice sets release date and price

It's available to pre-order from the PlayStation Store , priced at $29.99/€29.99/£24.99. We've known about Ninja Theory's Hellbalde: Senua's Sacrifice for a while now, though fans remained in the dark regarding when the game was actually going to launch.

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IOS 11 Unveiled at WWDC: 11 New Features

Apple's Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi announced the new feature as part of its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose . Now, if you want to properly look after both the Apple Pencil and iPad Pro 10.5, the new leather sleeve is the way to go, with a "soft microfiber lining" and snug slot for the writing and drawing accessory, all for the price of $129, the same shades as above available already.

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Apple iPhone Gets 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature To Avoid Distractions

Apple says, "Today will feature exclusive premieres, new releases and a fresh look at all-time favourites, as well as recommended tips and how-to guides to help customers use apps in innovative ways". It delivers personalised experience and suggestions based on usage of Safari, News, Mail, Messages and more. It revealed there are more than 375 million active devices using Siri each month over 36 countries.

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

That money can immediately be used in retail stores that take Apple Pay or can be moved to a bank account. HomePod will be available starting in December, initially in Australia, the United Kingdom and the US. It wouldn't be the first time that Apple hopped on the bandwagon of a technology product popularized by a competitor. The HomePod is designed for voice control with an array of six microphones, so users can interact with it from across the room, even while loud music is playing.

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ZTE V870 launched with 4GB RAM and Android 7.0 Nougat

Although the Nubia Z17 mini comes in 6GB RAM and 4GB RAM options in China, the company has only launched the base model in India. As said earlier, Nubia has launched only the 4GB of RAM variant in India, and it's priced at Rs. While you explore Z17 mini's camera capabilities, the phone is capable of keeping your charged throughout your journey. There is 16MP camera sensor on the rear which will be accompanied with an 8MP camera on the front for selfies.

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Microsoft (MSFT) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows

Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its stake in shares of Microsoft by 1.0% in the third quarter. COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE had sold 26,694 shares worth $1.84M on Wednesday, May 3. Diamond Hill Capital Management, a Ohio-based fund reported 4.38M shares. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $68.00 price objective on shares of Microsoft in a research report on Monday, May 22nd.

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Kaspersky files antitrust complaints against Microsoft in Europe (MSFT)

According to Kaspersky , Microsoft has resolved some of the issues in contention but not enough, hence the appeal to European competition authorities. Microsoft has been gradually improving its Windows Defender anti-virus software in recent years, and with Windows 10 the company has built it into the operating system and enabled it by default.

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Federation Internationale de Football Association for Nintendo Switch will not run on the Frostbite engine

The Switch version will also lack the single player mode entitled: The Journey: Hunter Returns . FIFA 18 is now available to preorder and will offer "great gameplay and unmatched authenticity alongside all the latest kit and squad updates and improvements to Career Mode, FIFA Ultimate Team and more" says EA.

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Android Distribution Updated for June 2017: Nougat is At 9.5%, Apple!

Next month, we should see Nougat continue to gain share while Lollipop continues to fade, and Marshmallow barely moves. Android Nougat finished at 9.5 percent, which is a healthy increase from the 7.1 percent usage it had last month . The most used Android operating system is Android Marshmallow with 31.2% share and Gingerbread is the least used Android OS. Keep in mind that the figures are based on data collected over a seven-day period that ended June 7th.

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Here's the List of Macs Getting macOS High Sierra

Instead, they'll be automatically paused, letting users decide whether they want to unpause them. Mail updates . Better spotlight search and full-screen split-window support is coming to Mail, as is an email library that's 35% smaller in terms of file size.

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Apple TV update adds the one feature you've been waiting years for

When Apple unveiled the new Apple Watch operating system at its annual developer conference on Monday, it was clear that the focus is on fitness. Apple has announced details on iOS 11 that will be landing this fall. The major change in the iOS 11's interface, is in the Control center .

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Apple brings music home with HomePod

Files will also be able to peer into all of your stashed data on iCloud, different kinds of third party online storage services such as Dropbox , Box , and Google Drive. - its largest ever with some 5,000 people attending - to offer hints about so-called augmented reality technology. Better late than never applies to the Files app, which is a dedicated File Manager app.

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IOS 11: Eleven New Features For iPhone & iPad

Siri is getting an update in the new software with a new voice. "It has six microphones that are always listening for the trigger phrase 'Hey, Siri.' It works with Apple Music and your existing iTunes library to play tunes or podcasts", they continue.

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The iPad is now basically Apple's cheapest MacBook laptop

Siri will now be able to perform translations in various languages including English, Chinese, French, German, Italian and Spanish. A searchable handwriting feature makes it easy to search for handwritten text or characters using machine learning.

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Smart Speaker, New iMacs Debut At Apple Expo

It is Apple's first new device since the company launched its smartwatch in April 2015. With Apple doing small things to make AI more visible and powerful across more of its devices, the company appears to be acknowledging people's continued use of impressively smart apps like Google Translate and the Google App.

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New iPhone feature can block texts while driving

Siri will also be able to translate English into Spanish, French, German, Chinese and Italian. This involves the intonation, pitch, emphasis and tempo. 3D touch will be a new addition, which will allow quick access to more settings and features. More apps can be placed on the dock, similar to macOS.

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Apple's New HomePod Smart Speaker Promises to Reinvent Home Audio

HomePod will retail for $349 and is set for release in December in the US, the United Kingdom and Australia, and it will come to other countries sometime in 2018. More powerful 21.5-inch models with 4K screens start at $1899, and 27-inch models with 5K screens start at $2699. These devices will only keep the most recent messages in local storage.

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

Affected devices include the iPhone 5, released in 2012, and the iPhone 5c, released in 2013. The Files app keeps all your files in one place, irrespective of wherever they are stored. Thanks to iOS 11, Apple Pay, which was previously used just as a cash-less mode of transaction in stores, will now allow users to send/receive money between friends and family's bank accounts via Messages, or tell Siri to pay someone, using the credit and debit cards they already have in Wallet.

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The 12 coolest things we learnt from WWDC 2017

At the event, a parade of executives unveiled updates to Apple's hardware, software and mobile applications, or apps, including iMac desktop computer, MacBook laptop machine, iPad, Apple Watch, iOS software operating system and App Store.

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Apple refreshes 12.9-inch iPad Pro, 10.5-inch iPad Pro

Apple has unleashed a bunch of new products today including the Radeon Pro Vega-powered iMac Pro with its 5K display and can be configured with an 18-core Intel Xeon CPU, the new MacBook and MacBook Pro units, and now the new iPad Pro refreshes.

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Apple To Launch New iPad Pro In India In July 2017

Apple's much publicized annual developer's meet; the World Wide Developers Conference has got off on the right note with quite a few announcements made on the first day. and over 35 countries and regions. "When you are driving you don't need to be responding to these kind of messages", he said as the mammoth screen at the San Jose Convention Center showed alerts for Tinder and games coming onto a phone.

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Apple unveils 'the most powerful Mac we have ever made'

The good news is that the company might include water resistant technology in their new iPads, which is great news. Graphics are also getting an upgrade on all iMac models: The top-end 27-inch 5K edition can now fit the Radeon Pro 570, 575 and 580 graphics cards, for example.

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Key Specs Comes on MacBook Pro 2017

Apple has a tradition of MacOS updates that swing between new feature oriented and more performance/tune-up releases. This particular model will most likely come together with a 7 gen Core Kaby Lake-U processor made by Intel . At the WWDC annual developers conference in San Jose, Apple showed its updated iMac models, with focus on improved graphics performance and displays .

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New iPhone feature to block texts while driving

Apple is set to release the "Do Not Disturb While Driving" feature - a part of the iOS 11 update which will be available this coming fall. It is a well-known fact that usage of mobile phones while driving is unsafe. The system detects when the phone is in a auto when it is paired to a car's Bluetooth system or when it detects that it is travelling quickly past many wi-fi networks.

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Apple unveils HomePod speaker, taking on Amazon and Google

Mac models were also boosted to work with virtual reality gear, a move by Apple into technology that Facebook has embraced with its Oculus unit. The HomePod video , about 30 seconds long, simply pans lustfully around the device's curves while EDM music blares.

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HomePod, Apple's smart speaker, has finally arrived

The device has a retail price of US$349, making it over twice as expensive as Google's Home speaker, for one. The technology isn't just for high-octane, action-packed movies or video games, but it's used all the time to do everything from make web scrolling smoother or app graphics better, and you can tell Apple is clearly hoping the improvements will appeal to those who want to push the iPad way beyond just watching the latest box set on Netflix or reading an email.

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Apple iOS 11 takes a stand on driving safety with CarPlay updates

The company announced the new feature at its Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday. Messages can get past the feature if a contact relays that the message is "urgent", though. 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.


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