• Apple teases iMac packing 18-core Intel Xeon CPU, AMD Vega GPU
Apple teases iMac packing 18-core Intel Xeon CPU, AMD Vega GPU

Apple also showed features in High Sierra that make changes to its Safari browser. The $349 speaker is created to work with an Apple Music subscription and has Siri built in, allowing the user to pick music and control the device using voice commands.

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  • Apple iOS 11 adds 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature
Apple iOS 11 adds 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature

In September 2017, the final release of the update will be available with new iPhones, the iPhone 7s and/or iPhone 8 . First talking about what has already been announced, the Settings in iOS 11 do not feature Social accounts and the third-party apps no longer have access to signed-in accounts, as pointed out by venture capitalist Sean Coo...

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  • Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker

And it would mark an effort by Apple to catch up with Amazon and Google. HomePod is created to work with the Apple Music subscription service and can produce rich sound while tapping into the artificial intelligence power of Siri. ( Many reviewers have suggested that the current incarnation of Apple's assistant already trails competitors in key ...

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  • IOS 11: Big updates for Siri, iMessage, Apple Pay, Files app, more
IOS 11: Big updates for Siri, iMessage, Apple Pay, Files app, more

The research firm eMarketer says than 35 million people in the US are expected to use a voice-activated speaker at least once a month this year, more than double its estimate from last year. Apple says the plan is to make customer use apps in innovative ways. That size offers room for a full-size keyboard, something the 9.7 inch model couldn't.

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

Aimed at high-end design professionals rather than the home market, the iMac Pro is to begin shipping in December with a starting price of $4,999. The app will let users stream all the Amazon original hits. The speaker has the "power to rock the house", according to Schiller, and the aim is to make HomePod a potent assistant for news, messages, w...

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  • Apple iOS 11 will make these older iPhones, iPads and apps obsolete
Apple iOS 11 will make these older iPhones, iPads and apps obsolete

FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011 file photo, a person stands near the Apple logo at the company's store in Grand Central Terminal, in NY. He announced that Amazon's video app will come to Apple's TV streaming box later this year.

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  • WWDC 2017: Apple unveils iOS 11, updates to watchOS
WWDC 2017: Apple unveils iOS 11, updates to watchOS

An internet-connected speaker called HomePod is coming in December for about $350. Jan Dawson, chief analyst with Jackdaw Research, says the price is good for a high-end audio device. The new iPad starts at $649 and will start shipping next week. Called as "the most powerful Mac ever, the new product will be available from December starting at ...

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  • Apple refreshes 12.9-inch iPad Pro, unveils new 10.5-inch size
Apple refreshes 12.9-inch iPad Pro, unveils new 10.5-inch size

Here are the highlights: --- SIRI-POWERED SPEAKER An internet-connected speaker called HomePod is coming in December for about $350. It brings Apple into direct competition with such offerings as Amazon's Echo and Google's Home. Microsoft also has announced its own speaker with Samsung's Harman business; it will use Microsoft's Cortana digi...

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  • Everything Apple announced today at WWDC 2017
Everything Apple announced today at WWDC 2017

The event was packed full of new information relating to almost everything Apple offers, so head below for easy access to information on it all. The company also rolled out tools for developers to create augmented reality applications for iPhones and iPads.

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  • Apple reinvents home music with HomePod
Apple reinvents home music with HomePod

But Apple was careful to frame it as a product focused on music first - potentially differentiating it from the Echo and Home. It indicates a thaw in the somewhat chilly relationship between the tech giants, as Amazon's Fire Stick, which connects TVs to internet-delivered content, is a competitor to Apple TV.

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  • Apple unveils HomePod speaker, iMac upgrades
Apple unveils HomePod speaker, iMac upgrades

There is also a new Files app and this is perhaps the best news yet, and something that could really make the iPad Pro an alternative to laptop computers. The Homepod was just one of many things unveiled Monday. Powering the HomePod is an Apple A8 processor, which handles all the heavy lifting demands of the real-time acoustic modeling, a...

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  • Apple App Store Is Getting A New Design
Apple App Store Is Getting A New Design

Soon after the announcement Amazon tweeted , "You asked (a lot)". When iOS 11 comes to iPhones (and iPads) this fall, the new operating system will include a "Do Not Disturb While Driving" mode users can turn on. Only the most recent messages will be kept on the device to save storage space. Apple Maps will get lane guidance for highways...

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  • IOS 11: Here are the best features in Apple's new operating system
IOS 11: Here are the best features in Apple's new operating system

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. "Log into Facebook once in mobile Safari and when you go to log in to a third-party app using a social network, it shou...

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  • Apple introduces new iMac Pro and updates iMac and MacBook Pro line
Apple introduces new iMac Pro and updates iMac and MacBook Pro line

Apple has acknowledged that it needs to do better and it addressed some of these concerns by unveiling a new iMac Pro with super-fast Intel Xeon chips, AMD's Radeon Vega graphics processor, and up to 128 GB of pre-installed RAM. and a girl hands out printed selfies. The new iPad will cost $649 for a version with 64GB of storage. An "app" blac...

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  • Apple iOS 11 unveiled
Apple iOS 11 unveiled

An early glimpse at updates to iPhone and Mac software has become a tradition at Apple's annual conference for app developers, which began yesterday in San Jose, California. iOS 11 brings better compression to your camera, meaning that you will get the same image quality, but it will only take up half the amount of space on your smartphone.

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  • Apple Introduces 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature To Prevent Driver Distraction
Apple Introduces 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature To Prevent Driver Distraction

After all, Apple today also took time to introduce new iMacs, revamped notebooks, a new iPad and more. Apple Music , which got a new design and feature updates last fall, has now clocked 27 million active users globally. The new iPad Pro is powered by the new A10X processor paired with a 6-core CPU and 12-core GPU and also comes with fast-...

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  • The New iPad Pro Will Convince You To Replace Your Surface Pro
The New iPad Pro Will Convince You To Replace Your Surface Pro

One announcement generating a lot of buzz is Apple's new HomePod. Like those other products it is created to be a digital home assistant, capable of answering questions about maths as well as music-related enquiries - but it comes with some Apple quirks.

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  • Apple Revamps The iMac Pro As Its Most Powerful Workhorse Ever
Apple Revamps The iMac Pro As Its Most Powerful Workhorse Ever

Unlike those other smart speakers, Apple is positioning the HomePod primarily as a way to listen to and discover new songs and artists. The company is also reportedly working on a home speaker powered by Siri that could be unveiled during the conference, which would be a rarity for an event that traditionally features software and minor upda...

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  • The Apple show highlights: Siri, speakers and software
The Apple show highlights: Siri, speakers and software

Or if someone texts you about owing money, it will ask if you want to pay using Apple Pay. "We listened. Amazon Prime Video is coming to the TV App and all Apple TVs this year". Apple also unveiled new Macs, addressing complaints that Apple has let its Mac lineup languish in favor of its better-selling products, namely the iPhone .

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  • The 6 Biggest Things Apple Announced Today
The 6 Biggest Things Apple Announced Today

It will launch for $349 in December, making it noticeably more expensive than the standard $179 Echo and $129 Google Home. Even then, Apple says it won't know who you are - it'll just get an anonymous ID to help process a response. Apple also unveiled new Macs, addressing complaints that Apple has let its Mac lineup languish in favor of its bette...

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