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Iran says it has killed mastermind of twin attacks


Up to 50 people have been arrested in Iran in connection with terrorist attacks in Tehran last week that left 17 people dead. The Daesh Takfiri terrorist group claimed responsibility for the assaults. On Sunday, the head of the justice department in Kordestan province in western Iran announced more arrests. "We possess documents and information showing the direct supports by the United States imperialism for this highly disgusting stream in the region which has destroyed the Islamic ... Read More »

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

Here's a quick look. Two Thunderbolt 3 ports for super fast data transfer are also standard - and you won't even need any of Apple's infamous dongles because unlike the MacBook line, iMacs still have USB ports. Apple is giving its 12 inch MacBook a spec boost. The Wi-Fi only variants with 64GB, 256GB and 512GB storage will cost Rs 52,900, Rs 60,900 and Rs 76,900 respectively. Read More »

Here's our first look at Apple's new HomePod smart speaker


You'll be able to ask Siri, "How do you say this in Chinese?" and it will speak it. Languages include Chinese, French, German, Italian and Spanish, with more coming in the future. Other new hardware presented at the conference included a new 10.5-inch iPad Pro and updated 12.9-inch iPad Pro. The big iPad Pro can be ordered now and will begin shipping next week. Read More »

Hands on with Apple's first Developer Beta of iOS 11

Below, here are the features of iOS 11 we're looking forward to the most. It contains a number of new features and designs. This feature has already gained attention for being able to capture Snapchat posts without the user being notified. Read More »

Apple introduces Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11


Twitter user Devon T has revealed that iOS 11 has a new volume indicator that no longer obstructs the centre of the screen, as it does now. You can keep using them with iOS 10, but if you plan to upgrade to iOS 11 (which Apple confirmed will be release around September this year), now is the time to take action for any apps you depend upon. Read More »

Smarter Siri and More Updates Arriving with iOS 11


Earlier this week at its WWDC 2017 keynote, Apple unveiled iOS 11 , the next iteration of its mobile OS. However, not all iPhone models will be compatible with ARKit support. So what is the difference between Offloading apps in iOS 11 and deleting app in iOS 10? The newest version of the App Store Review Guide includes provisions requiring developers to use the App Store rating API. Read More »

IPhone feature to block texts while driving

On its website, Apple has updated which iPhones and iPads will support the new operating system. In the video below we get to see some of the new features in iOS 11 , the video features the iOS 11 beta 1, so there will be some changes before the final release of the software. Read More »

The battle of the home speaker AI assistant is coming to Canada


That leaves HomePod in a weird place. The HomePod is a Wi-Fi enabled speaker with Siri . It'll also display a Siri icon when the virtual assistant is listening. Amazon's David Limp speaks onstage with Wired's Nicholas Thompson at the Wired Business Conference in New York City on Wednesday. The other two have a much broader music support. Read More »

Soon, iPhones will block texts while driving


Whenever the phone is connected to a vehicle using either Bluetooth or a cable, or if the auto is moving, the phone will withhold any notifications for things like text messages or news updates. Jason Wakeford, spokesman for Brake, the road safety charity, said: "This new feature is to be welcomed and will help drivers stay focused on the road and not their phones". Read More »

IOS 11 Brings Drag And Drop Support To iPhone


Apple is surely hoping the new functionality provided with iOS 11 will push people to upgrade their device in a market that has been stagnating due to an increased time period between upgrades and a vast amount of competition. Federighi said this new feature will help make drivers more safe. The new app allows you to search and browse files stored on your tablet , in apps, on other iOS devices and iCloud Drive. Read More »

Apple announces new iMac Pro : Key Features


The Cupertino based tech giant made it known that the Pro Motion of the 10.5-inch iPad Pro increases the refresh rate and makes the Apple Pencil even more natural. The Wi-Fi and 4G variants are priced at $779, $879 and $1079 for the 64GB, 256GB and 512GB storage variants. The much awaited iPad Pro 10.5-inch variant will also come along with a Touch bar, a Touch ID sensor, a TrueTone screen, a new 12MP camera and a smart keyboard. Read More »

IPhone users, get ready for Do Not Disturb - while driving


At the same time, developers will have to figure out whether to spend resources updating a game which they may view as finished or let Apple delete it. First, the market is already split between iOS 9.3.5-supported devices (like iPhone 4S, iPad Mini, and iPad 2) along with iOS 10 devices. The iOS 11 camera will now recognize and scan QR codes. Read More »

Rays hit 5 homers, beat Athletics 13-4


He went through a series of tests this morning and was diagnosed with a fracture in his hip. The Rays will start Erasmo Ramirez (3-1, 4.09 ERA) in the first game and follow with Matt Andriese (5-1, 3.45), who will be activated off the 10-day disabled (groin) before the start of the second game. Read More »

E3 2017 - Check Out Need for Speed Payback Highway Heist in Action


From intense missions to high stakes auto battles to jaw dropping set piece moments, Need for Speed Payback delivers an edge-of-your-seat, action-driving fantasy. Access members also receive a 10% discount on digital versions of Need for Speed: Payback . Here's just hoping the Need for Speed series has moved well past the live action elements of its previous entry two years ago. Read More »

EA Access And Origin Access Vaults Are Free For A Week


These games are available until June 18. The trial for Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 will be limited to 10 hours, access to the Federation Internationale de Football Association 17 Journey mode will be limited to 2 hours, the Titanfall 2 trial will be limited to Gauntlet and the Beacon single-player content as well as multiplayer features, and the EA Sports UFC 2 trial will last up to 5 hours. Read More »

Apple unveils HomePod to compete with Amazon Echo and Google Home

Tim Cook attends Apple's Wolrdwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California on June 5, 2017. Apple's Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller said that Apple has been working for years to reinvent the way we enjoy music in the home, and to that end, the company first designed the HomePod to be a great speaker. Read More »

Apple just updated the iMac - here's what's new


To handle all of that, users will be able to order the iMac Pro with as much as 128 GB of memory, and an all-flash storage drive of up to 4 TB to help content creators manipulate and store large 4K and HD projects. The use of Intel's 6000 graphics suggests Broadwell, the fifth-generation processor technology from a couple of years ago when we think the Air was last updated, and given Apple's loose wording of the update in its presser - "Apple today also updated the 13-inch MacBook Air with a ... Read More »

New speaker? Apple hopped on bandwagon before


IDC estimates that Apple shipped about 3.6 million watches during the first three months of the year. Rather, Apple enters a new product category when it can bring something different to the table, as previously demonstrated by both the iPod and the iPhone. Read More »

Apple wants to rock the market with HomePod, faces challenges

Cortana , Microsoft's assistant is also making its way to home speakers. When it comes to HomePod , Siri becomes a musicologist that will be able to understand my music taste and preferences and deliver the ideal playlist just when I ask " Siri play some music I like". Read More »

Apple unveils HomePod smart speaker

The 2017 event opened on Monday and featured the company's top executives making announcements about iPhones, MacBooks, and new Apple products. A key issue for any manufacturer of a voice-activated smart device, Apple states "security and privacy are fundamental" to the design of HomePod , as with other Apple products. Read More »

Apple WWDC showcases HomePod smart speaker and new operating system

Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Monday that Amazon Prime Video would be available on Apple TV and other Apple devices starting later this year. The 7-inch tubular speaker , which runs on an Apple A8 chip, works with an Apple Music subscription with the ability to play 40 million songs, and learns about the user's music preferences to help them discover new music. Read More »

Apple Joins Smart-Speaker Race With Music-Focused 'HomePod'


Schiller was much more interested in talking up Siri as a "musicologist". The lack of a breakthrough device has periodically raised concerns that Apple has become too dependent on the iPhone and supported the theory that the company lost its knack for innovation when its co-founder Steve Jobs died of cancer in 2011. Read More »

Apple to showcase new features for its gadgets


Apple is expected to announce plans this week to make its Siri voice assistant work with a larger variety of apps, but initial changes were expected to add just a small number of capabilities. " Apple reinvented portable music with iPod and now HomePod will reinvent how we enjoy music wirelessly throughout our homes ", Philip Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing, said at WWDC . Read More »