• Will Apple HomePod be victor?
Will Apple HomePod be victor?

There are three Echo models available: the Echo ($179) which has a pretty decent speaker itself, the Echo Dot ($49) which can connect to external speakers, and the Tap ($129) which has an internal battery. It's now the leader in this area with more than 10,000 third-party voice apps called "skills". The Google Home can tell different voices...

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  • Nicola Sturgeon rules out 'rash decisions' on indyref2 after major SNP losses
Nicola Sturgeon rules out 'rash decisions' on indyref2 after major SNP losses

Other high-profile losses included John Nicolson, Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh and Mike Weir while in North East Fife Stephen Gethins held on to win by just two votes. The results came after an exit poll suggested the SNP could lose 22 seats across Scotland. In the last general election in 2015, the SNP took all but three of Scotland's 59 seats at Westmi...

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  • Apple just unveiled an iPad with a brand new screen size (AAPL)
Apple just unveiled an iPad with a brand new screen size (AAPL)

The new iMac Pro comes with a 27-inch Retina 5K display and will be available in December with a starting price of $4999. The minor updates to the MacBook Pro 2017 were expected beforehand and critics feel that Apple may have done well to consider some other additions, Tech Crunch reported.

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  • Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs Pro 9.7
Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs Pro 9.7

This was showcased by Apple through a VR game demo featuring Darth Vader, a lightsaber and TIE fighter. Last time around, the 21.5-inch 4K iMac ($1,499) we tested included a fifth-generation Core i5 processor, Intel Iris Pro 6200 graphics, and 8GB of memory.

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  • Apple announces iOS 11
Apple announces iOS 11

Amazon makes little or no profit selling the high-end US$179 Echo, which mostly serves as a foothold in consumers' homes and a way to get them to sign up for Amazon Prime and buy more products. Apple is also expected to launch a new Siri-powered speaker. Besides these tablets, the listing also mentions an Apple wireless keyboard and a few macOS ...

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  • Best Buy is Offering a Deal on the Newest iPad Pro Models
Best Buy is Offering a Deal on the Newest iPad Pro Models

But the headline is the 21.5-inch iMac includes a 4K Display for $200 less than the previous generation. AMD is doing all sorts of great business with the likes of Ryzen, ThreadRipper, and their next-gen Vega GPU architecture making it into Apple's new iMac Pro .

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  • The overlooked surprises of Apple's WWDC keynote
The overlooked surprises of Apple's WWDC keynote

In short, the machines you can now buy from Apple are faster and more capable than the ones you could buy yesterday, with improvements in display technology, graphics power, and processing speed. And new versions used to be way more uncommon as approvals took over a week. There's a workaround, though: Just tap the right edge of the screen when sw...

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  • Is Apple's HomePod Just A Glorified $350 Smart Speaker?
Is Apple's HomePod Just A Glorified $350 Smart Speaker?

Google might be a different story, although there is no indication that the company plans on collaborating with Amazon anytime soon. On both the Home and Alexa, music sounds bad. The data sent from the HomePod is anonymized, meaning there's no name or Apple ID attached to your commands. That said, the idea that Apple is processing the au...

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  • Sharing Wi-Fi password just got easier with iOS 11
Sharing Wi-Fi password just got easier with iOS 11

Apple's Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks during the opening keynote address the 2017 Apple Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) at the San Jose Convention Center on June 5, 2017 in San Jose, California.

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  • Apple announces workstation-class iMac Pro
Apple announces workstation-class iMac Pro

This will be our fastest and most powerful Mac ever, which brings workstation-class computing to iMac for the first time. According to Apple , the new twin-blower thermal redesign offers an 80 percent boost in thermal capacity compared with previous-generation iMac models.

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  • How to enable screen recording on iOS 11 without a computer
How to enable screen recording on iOS 11 without a computer

Apple seems to be taking a stronger stand against jailbreaking their devices since the release of iOS 10.3.1; in fact, hackers have yet to find a way to exploit it. The new iPad Pro in both 10.5- and 12.9-inch models is said to deliver the "world's most advanced display ", and improved performance thanks to its new A10X Fusion chip.

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  • Apple FINALLY Brings Amazon Prime Video To Apple TV
Apple FINALLY Brings Amazon Prime Video To Apple TV

One was a new US$349 smart " HomePod " home speaker to 'reinvent ' home audio , which will be available in the United Kingdom and in the USA in December . In what was a rather exciting talk, we also got a preview of the upcoming iPhone, iPad , iMac Pro and Apple Watch . Apple is a company that deeply cares about music and wants to del...

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  • IMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro updated for all-new Intel
IMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro updated for all-new Intel

At its developer conference in San Jose, California , Apple unveiled new iMac desktop computers with brighter displays and faster Kaby Lake chips from Intel Corp. An upgrade with USB-C ports and better graphics (four to six monitors would be nice) and a faster processor could be in the works. There'll be options available with up to 18 cores a...

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  • Intel Xeon Chip + AMD Radeon Vega gpu = The Best iMac ever!
Intel Xeon Chip + AMD Radeon Vega gpu = The Best iMac ever!

You're still stuck with the same not-great 480p webcam, and there's just that single USB-C port for all your power and connectivity needs, which will be a deal-breaker for many. And with a new space grey enclosure and gorgeous 27-inch Retina 5K display with support for 1 billion colours, iMac Pro is as stunning as it is powerful.

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  • How to Sign Up for iOS 11 Public Beta
How to Sign Up for iOS 11 Public Beta

When you're ready to go, click the Sign Up button in blue. It now understands the context of what we are saying, thanks to the deep learning. If Apple can get developers to come on board, NFC could play a bigger role in the ecosystem of connected devices.

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  • The iPhone is getting drag and drop too with iOS 11
The iPhone is getting drag and drop too with iOS 11

Apple iOS 11's public beta will soon be out for users, by the end of the month. That's why the feature will keep those pesky alerts from appearing on your screen while you're behind the wheel. Passengers who are just riding in the auto will also be able to disable the safety feature. "It's not worth changing someone else's life", said Chief Reg...

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  • How To Use iOS 11 Screen Recording For iPhone And iPad [GUIDE]
How To Use iOS 11 Screen Recording For iPhone And iPad [GUIDE]

Apple's Siri (digital assistant) will also respond to requests for information and other help around the house along with playing music . This makes the users' essential information such as where they are at a particular point of time, available to such companies to use as they see fit, which is a unsafe proposition.

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  • Samsung is reportedly building a Bixby speaker to rival Apple's HomePod
Samsung is reportedly building a Bixby speaker to rival Apple's HomePod

As CNet points out , this also means that Apple's HomeKit software now has its own standalone device, meaning that it could attract Android users and others who previously did not want to use Siri through an iPhone or iPad . A new Siri interface on the Apple Watch will also blend users' calendar information with other useful details, like air...

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  • Amazon Open To Bringing Siri Onto The Echo
Amazon Open To Bringing Siri Onto The Echo

That issue has delayed efforts to boost Siri because Apple "relinquished control of data before it could be used to gauge the impact of software tweaks", employees told the Journal . For starters, the HomePod - just like the rivals it's aiming for - has one sole objective: to make life easier while you're comfy at home (probably transforming y...

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  • How Apple Could Challenge Amazon's $10 Billion in New Revenue
How Apple Could Challenge Amazon's $10 Billion in New Revenue

Research company eMarketer puts its share of the market at 70.6%, compared to 23.8% for Alphabet's ( GOOGL ) Google . On the software side, Siri in iOS 11 will gain a number of new abilities including a built-in language translation feature, the ability to learn from a user's habits and interests, and a greater contextual understanding of spoken...

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