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Apple iPhone 8 spotted running iOS 11; no rear fingerprint sensor seen

Apple iPhone 8 spotted running iOS 11; no rear fingerprint sensor seen

When enabled, the new feature will prevent drivers from receiving notifications and accessing certain apps by locking their screen when their phone is connected to a auto via Bluetooth or a vehicle ca...

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This is how smart home devices like the Apple HomePod work

HomePod users may initially be constrained by Siri's lack of capabilities as compared to Alexa, which also boasts the ability to order millions of Amazon products as well as food from restaurants...

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Bubsy the Bobcat Returns in New Game

Bubsy the Bobcat Returns in New Game

Development of the new game is being handled by German studio Black Forest Games, who has experience reviving old IP, creating 2012's Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams as well as subsequent releases ...

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Apple's new HomePod sounds way better than the Amazon Echo (AAPL, AMZN)

But in the midst of all these new bells and whistles, the only new product presented was the HomePod speaker, a Siri-powered device to compete with Amazon Echo and Google Home . The Journal repor...

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Apple's HomePod is expensive than Google and Amazon's smart speakers

Apple's HomePod is expensive than Google and Amazon's smart speakers

In his talk of launching the device, Apple's Phil Schiller positioned HomePod as a smart speaker for music lovers. HomePod comes three years after Amazon launched the Echo and six months...

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How Is Apple's Siri More Secure Than Alexa?

David Limp, senior vice president of devices at Amazon , made the comments at the Wired Business Conference, held in NY yesterday. It'll also be in charge of processing other Siri commands, talking...

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Apple's iOS 11 To Feature 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Mode

Apple's iOS 11 To Feature 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Mode

And the release of new VR content-creation tools on the new macOS means Apple is already thinking about what future developers need to make VR environments. The iPhone 5c remained in stores in I...

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Apple Thinks Its Smart HomePod Will 'Reinvent' Home Audio

Apple Thinks Its Smart HomePod Will 'Reinvent' Home Audio

However, the criticism is mostly reserved for the aesthetic of the speaker, not the functionality itself. The speakers, driven by artificial intelligence and voice-enabled assistants , have become ...

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Apple gives the MacBook and MacBook Pros a Kaby Lake refresh

Apple gives the MacBook and MacBook Pros a Kaby Lake refresh

Of course, the highest specs will come at a price that has yet to be announced. The "all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro" is bigger than the nine-point-seven-incher it replaced, . starting Monday via company...

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Could Unveil Siri Speaker on Monday

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Could Unveil Siri Speaker on Monday

Apple's is also said to be working on further optimising Siri to help you with podcasts, messages, weather, traffic, sports, and alarms. The HomePod , which is set to debut later this year, is s...

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Apple WWDC 2017: How to Watch and What to Expect

Apple WWDC 2017: How to Watch and What to Expect

HomePod , announced on Monday, will stream songs from Apple Music but also use smart assistant Siri to respond to voice commands. "Just like the iPod reinvented music in our pocket, HomePod ...

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Apple Makes Mac Computers Faster, Targets Professional Users

Apple Makes Mac Computers Faster, Targets Professional Users

Apple announced a handsome new Space Gray color option for its Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, and Magic Trackpad, but there's just one catch: Those accessories won't be sold separately from the n...

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SteamVR and external GPUs are coming to Mac

Now, High Sierra is also using split view for composing mail and spotlight to find exactly what you're looking for, while putting the most important mail at the top. Photos: Photos will have ...

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Nicola Sturgeon stands by Kezia Dugdale independence referendum claims

It forecasts the SNP will get 34 of Scotland's 59 seats, down from the 56 the pro-independence party won in the 2015 election. New Lib Dem MP Jo Swinson, who unseated the SNP in East Dunbartonshir...

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Apple launches iMac Pro with Xeon CPU and Vega GPU

Apple launches iMac Pro with Xeon CPU and Vega GPU

WWDC 2017: iMac Pro supports up to 4TB of SSD and up to 128GB of ECC memory, and with four Thunderbolt 3 ports can connect to up to two high-performance RAID arrays and two 5K displays at the same ...

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The iOS App Store is being overhauled

The iOS App Store is being overhauled

Received money will be transferred into an Apple Pay "Cash Card", which in turn can be spent using Apple Pay itself, or alternatively it can be sent to your bank account as well. Apple plans to t...

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Apple's Siri aims to be in tune with your home arrangements

Apple's Siri aims to be in tune with your home arrangements

Amazon's Echo and Google Home don't sound as good as the HomePod does, according to early reviews. While Siri would respond well to your voice commands, the control is not only with it. "That...

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Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)

Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)

The new Radeon Pro 500 series cards are available in Apple's newly updated 21.5-inch and 27-inch iMac systems, with up to 5.5 TFLOPs of compute performance - ideal for Adobe Premiere Pro, Photoshop,...

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Apple likely to expand NFC capabilities beyond Apple Pay with iOS 11

Apple likely to expand NFC capabilities beyond Apple Pay with iOS 11

Apple Inc's long-awaited launch of tap-to-pay technology in its new iPhones and smartwatch may be the seal of approval that near-field communication technology needs to become as common as WiFi, Blue...

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Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs Pro 9.7

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 vs Pro 9.7

However, there's also another bonus of making the colours negative - it will use much less power and therefore save battery on any device with an OLED display. If you type a lot the on-screen and ...

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