• Chinese Apple staff suspected of selling private data
Chinese Apple staff suspected of selling private data

Chinese authorities say they have uncovered a massive underground operation run by Apple Inc employees selling computer and smartphone users' personal data. The recent bust in China should serve as yet another reminder that even the customers of companies, such as Apple, where security is a top priority, are vulnerable to data theft.

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  • WWDC 2017: Up close with the HomePod smart speaker
WWDC 2017: Up close with the HomePod smart speaker

HomePod is controlled using Siri, the company's voice-activated personal assistant , which has, according to Apple , been trained to be better at answering questions about music such as " Hey Siri , who's the drummer in this?" While Amazon and Google have made waves in the home smart speaker space, the newly announced HomePod focuses mor...

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  • The Egalet Corp (EGLT) Receives $14.13 Consensus Target Price from Analysts
The Egalet Corp (EGLT) Receives $14.13 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Finally, Guggenheim reissued a "buy" rating and set a $24.00 target price on shares of Egalet Corp in a research report on Saturday, March 11th. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 3 analysts of Thomson Reuters, no analyst given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating.

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  • Apple HomePod Speaker is $349 Take on Google Home and Amazon Echo
Apple HomePod Speaker is $349 Take on Google Home and Amazon Echo

With Amazon Echo and Google Home already on the market, HomePod is Apple's chance to carve out its slice of the home speaker pie. Analysts said Apple is playing to its strength in the music industry by focusing on sound quality and its catalog of songs available on HomePod .

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  • Apple updates all iMacs with improved displays, Kaby Lake processors, more
Apple updates all iMacs with improved displays, Kaby Lake processors, more

Available in the updated 21.5- and 27-inch iMac , Radeon Pro 500 series graphics enable extraordinary computing experiences, including stunning gaming, immersive VR on select models*, and fluid content creation with exceptional performance and support for GPU acceleration across a range of creative applications on the Mac platform, such as Adobe...

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  • Wedbush Raises Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Price Target to $62.50
Wedbush Raises Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Price Target to $62.50

Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Activision Blizzard by 6.8% in the first quarter. Citadel Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.04% or 1.02 million shares. Since February 10, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 11 sales for $465.07 million activity. (NASDAQ:ATVI) was sold by KOTICK ROBERT A . Credit Suisse maintaine...

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  • Apple unveils HomePod speaker, first new product in years, adds VR elements
Apple unveils HomePod speaker, first new product in years, adds VR elements

The HomePod speaker is the centre of attention at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference . As a smart speaker , it has full ability using Siri to control any HomeKit-connected device to control lights, scenes, temperature and more.

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  • Microsoft acquires cybersecurity firm Hexadite
Microsoft acquires cybersecurity firm Hexadite

Although Microsoft said it wasn't disclosing terms of the agreement, a previous report said the tech giant paid $ 100 million for the Boston-based firm. To help businesses take advantage of the modern workplace while protecting their greatest assets, Microsoft continues to invest in enabling the digital transformation of business and optimizing op...

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  • The Best iOS 11 Features You Probably Haven't Heard of Yet
The Best iOS 11 Features You Probably Haven't Heard of Yet

The next mobile operating system from Apple , iOS 11 , will give iPad users extensive software updates and long-awaited features, such as a file management tool and customizable app dock. A new feature which stops a driver receiving notifications on an iPhone when it detects the device is in a vehicle is being introduced to the next version o...

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  • Apple introduces Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11
Apple introduces Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11

The demo shows a watered-down version of the functionality, however; instead of being able to drag files directly between apps and open folders automatically by hovering over them, aka "spring loading, Troughton-Smith was only able to select multiple files and drag them from screen to screen".

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  • Apple updates MacBooks with processor and SSD improvements
Apple updates MacBooks with processor and SSD improvements

Similar to the other newly launched products, the 13-inch MacBook Pro can be ordered via apple.com from Monday onwards, while it will be available in the offline stores starting from Wednesday. The 21.5-inch iMac will start at $1,100 and the 4K 21.5-inch model will be available at $1,300. New 2017 iMac Pro accessories come in space gray.

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  • What the Tech? New iOS 11 features
What the Tech? New iOS 11 features

That kind of reality is years away, but if Apple wants to jump into VR one day, it is implementing a pretty good strategy so far: monopolize the AR content industry through ARKit, and slowly-but-surely figure out what it will need to burst onto the VR scene most effectively.

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  • Apple to update iOS to prevent distracted driving accidents
Apple to update iOS to prevent distracted driving accidents

Pete Williams, spokesman for the RAC's Be Phone Smart campaign, supported the innovation saying, "These days it is less phone calls and more the pings and buzzes of texts and social media apps that have the potential to distract a driver from the task at hand".

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  • IOS 11 App Store Might Be Removing the 'Top Grossing' Category
IOS 11 App Store Might Be Removing the 'Top Grossing' Category

It even uses directions to walk you where you want to go. "Together with iOS 11 these new iPad Pro models will radically change what users can do with iPad". Messages: The messaging app of Apple has now been provided a new app drawer to easily pull stickers and apps. Furthermore, Apple is giving those obsolete app's developers plenty of time...

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  • The battle of the Styluses: Apple vs Microsoft
The battle of the Styluses: Apple vs Microsoft

Apple claims the sound quality on its HomePod is superior to Amazon's Echo or Google's GOOG . Apple says the first downloads will be available soon. Siri could be the best companion to take on your next global trip. Apple's move follows a lawsuit filed by a family in December, 2016, after their five-year-old daughter was killed ...

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  • Does iMac Pro Mean the End for Mac Pro?
Does iMac Pro Mean the End for Mac Pro?

Apple is calling it the most power Mac ever. Not a computer for the average user, it's clearly aimed at design professionals, and this is made clear by the $5,000 price tag. The firm's range-topping iPad Pro tablets have also undergone a hefty upgrade, with the smaller model now boasting a larger display. This is crucial for the reliability of...

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  • Apple's answer to the Amazon Echo has a critical flaw
Apple's answer to the Amazon Echo has a critical flaw

The HomePod is Hey Siri enabled with 6 multi-directional microphones that can interpret the way you say " Hey Siri " with its memory. You can connect 2 HomePods at the same time enabling both the speakers to work together and deliver the best sound.

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  • Sonic Mania reveals Chemical Plant Zone
Sonic Mania reveals Chemical Plant Zone

Play as Sonic , Tails and Knuckles as you race through all-new Zones and fully re-imagined classics, each filled with exciting surprises and powerful bosses. Sonic Mania plans to return to the glory days of 16-bit Sonic platforming, channeling the Genesis games that made the blue hedgehog such a phenomenon in the 1990s, and so beloved to begin...

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  • Microsoft's New Surface Pen Up For Preorder In Only 1 Color Option
Microsoft's New Surface Pen Up For Preorder In Only 1 Color Option

You can even pre-order it already, but only in platinum, with burgundy, black and cobalt blue colors listed as "coming soon". According to the listing on Microsoft's website , the Surface Pen is priced at $99.99 which is pretty expensive for what is essentially a stylus.

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  • IOS 11 Gets Less Intrusive Volume HUD [Image]
IOS 11 Gets Less Intrusive Volume HUD [Image]

For a final verdict on how well Files gets the job done, we'll have to get to play with the final iOS 11 release. It's a lot worse on the iPad, actually, and that device is suddenly quite buggy, and has even rebooted on it own a few times.

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