• App Store redesign also coming along soon with iOS 11
App Store redesign also coming along soon with iOS 11

Craig Federighi , Apple's Senior Vice President of Software Engineering, introduced the new software, which drives the iPhone and iPad. One of the biggest announcements was ARKit, a new set of APIs for creating augemented reality applications .

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  • Tech Trends: Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference
Tech Trends: Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference

Still, the Apple Watch hasn't been a smash hit, fueling worries that the company's ability to transfix customers had waned after the 2011 death of co-founder Steve Jobs . Apple has revealed its latest invention, the HomePod. It will be available in other countries next year. But so far, interest has been strongest among gamers, developers and hard...

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  • Apple Pay is soon launching person-to-person payments
Apple Pay is soon launching person-to-person payments

Rather than hide P-to-P in the Wallet app or any other part of Apple Pay , the company built its P-to-P offering around its Messages app. Soon, you'll be able to send fellow Apple users money through an app that's integrated into iMessage, the default messaging app on Apple's mobile devices.

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  • Apple unveils new Siri abilities as keenly awaited developers' conference kicks off
Apple unveils new Siri abilities as keenly awaited developers' conference kicks off

Other new watchfaces include a kaleidoscope and new characters such as Woody, Jesse, and Buzz from the Toy Story movie franchise. As well as the updates to the mobile operating system, Apple announced upgrades for its other platforms including watchOS 4 and macOS High Sierra .

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  • Apple speaker 'an echo of its competitors'
Apple speaker 'an echo of its competitors'

The speaker is similar to cheaper devices from Amazon and Google. Both speakers can respond to voice requests for the news , weather and tasks such as turning on the lights. The HomePod is Apple's first new gadget in almost three years , following its announcement of the Apple Watch in September 2014. Samsung and Google already have VR system...

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  • Apple's WWDC Keynote: By the Numbers
Apple's WWDC Keynote: By the Numbers

Apple launched a big ol' salvo at distracted driving during their annual Worldwide Developers Conference today, revealing an upcoming "Do Not Disturb While Driving" feature for iOS aimed at keeping people's hands on the wheel and eyes off their Messages.

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  • Apple unveils its most powerful iMac
Apple unveils its most powerful iMac

I have been using an iMac for years as my primary video editing machine as I like the form factor it offers. The company revealed a refreshed 9.7-inch tablet and a newer, larger 10.5-inch iPad Pro at its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) in San Jose, Calif., on Monday.

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  • Ultra-powerful iMac Pro revealed, plus faster MacBooks and macOS High Sierra!
Ultra-powerful iMac Pro revealed, plus faster MacBooks and macOS High Sierra!

Featuring next-generation Intel Xeon processors up to 18 cores, iMac Pro is created to handle the most demanding pro workflows. The iMac is getting a refresh. The iMac Pro's black mouse. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV. You won't get any notifications while in the vehicle, and if you l...

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  • Apple will completely redesign its App Store
Apple will completely redesign its App Store

Hipsters panic trying to read paper maps , cars pile up in the roads. and a girl hands out printed selfies. They're not sexy like virtual reality or sassy AI secretaries , but they play a major role in the overall computing experience. "There is so much momentum building around these speakers that it would be hard for Apple not to come out with...

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  • Warriors take 2-0 series lead with 132-113 win over Cavaliers
Warriors take 2-0 series lead with 132-113 win over Cavaliers

Game Three is in Cleveland on Wednesday (Thursday NZT). If there's an iceberg in its path, it's James , who imposed his will with a fury during a close first half and seemed capable of turning the series' tide by himself. Again, the third quarter was the Cavs' undoing. They feel out an opponent in the first half, adjust to them, then bury th...

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  • Apple introduced iOS 11: Here's what's new
Apple introduced iOS 11: Here's what's new

That could include a reminder to make a call or a flight reservation. So far, interest in VR has been strongest among gamers, developers and hardware makers rather than everyday users. There's a new flashlight, improved dock feature and even a special playlist which begins automatically when you start working out. Although the format is not exclusi...

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  • The 11 best new features in iOS 11
The 11 best new features in iOS 11

Also overhauled is the camera app, which now has better compression (i.e. prettier photos in smaller space on your phone), and depth-sensing tools for developers, adding fuel to the claims that the iPhone 8's second camera will be used to enhance images and make them look more professional.

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  • IPhone to get a
IPhone to get a "Do Not Disturb while Driving" mode

You can now doodle on screenshots as well and there's a new document scanner in the Notes application, which allows documents to be easily digitized and written on all in one place. This is synced across all devices. Live photos can capture one "key photo". Changing basic things like trimming the length, automatically looping them, and sele...

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  • In progress Apple WWDC 2017: focus on Siri and ios11
In progress Apple WWDC 2017: focus on Siri and ios11

More than 5,000 developers from around the world are expected to attend the five-day conference, which includes educational sessions and hands-on labs. The rest of us have iOS 11 to look forward to and perhaps even more . The reports add that Apple might unveil MacOS 10.13. "Very different WWDC than what I expected", tweeted Carolina Mila...

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  • Apple's making an Amazon Echo competitor called 'HomePod'
Apple's making an Amazon Echo competitor called 'HomePod'

HomePod wants to be the best of both worlds, without being that much more expensive than some of its key competitors: The Apple-made speaker will cost consumers $349, and ship in December in the U.S., U.K., and Australia. However, its the smart functionality, combined with Siri voice control ("Hey Siri") and Apple Music which, using six microphon...

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  • Apple's new 10.5-inch iPad Pro may be the Goldilocks of tablets
Apple's new 10.5-inch iPad Pro may be the Goldilocks of tablets

At WWDC 2017 , however, Apple took an unexpectedly large step in fulfilling the promise of the iPad Pro . Yet Monday's announcement, rather than being routine, was the result of a negotiation stretching back at least to 2015 when Amazon stopped selling Apple TVs on its retail site.

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  • Apple unveils
Apple unveils "breakthrough home speaker" to rival Amazon and Google

We'll be updating this article as and when we know more so please stay tuned. The next version of iOS, which powers the iPhone and iPad, as well as desktop software macOS and the Apple Watch's watchOS were also updated at the firm's annual developer conference, WWDC .

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  • Here are the six big announcements Apple just made
Here are the six big announcements Apple just made

How about the Macbooks? Let's say you want to turn on your Phillips Hue lights, for instance. The biggest changes here are a move to the seventh generation Intel Core series chips and faster storage for select models. Any who tries to contact you will also receive a canned response saying you're not available. Lush artwork and vivid videos will...

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  • Apple Dives Into Augmented Reality with ARKit for iOS 11
Apple Dives Into Augmented Reality with ARKit for iOS 11

The Photos app is adding new filters, and Apple says it has improved the face detection feature. If you're someone who's constantly talking to Siri on your phone, you might be shocked by some of the big changes coming to the digital assistant.

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  • Siri speaker, iOS 11 likely to be unveiled
Siri speaker, iOS 11 likely to be unveiled

The speaker will be powered by Siri with Apple spending a lot of time focusing on its music capabilities. Apple also says the little speaker features spatially aware software and is running on the Apple A8 chip. Today at WWDC , we finally got a look at Apple's rumoured smart home speaker, the Homepod. What do you think of this story? The l...

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