Author: 0 Apple makes phone use safer while driving

On top of that, the tablets that were displayed at WWDC ran on the new iOS 11, which Apple also revealed on Monday, and that can now be downloaded by developers only. The iOS 11 mobile operating system now paves way to incredible possibilities for augmented reality in games as well as apps. The iOS 11 update will reportedly include a augmented reality feature for the first time, and voice assistant Siri has been upgraded to allow users to choose from a male or female person, ...

Author: 0 Apple shows off new iPads in promo video

With the release of a 10.5-inch Apple iPad Pro , and an updated 12.9-inch version, Apple is trying to re-energize a product that has seen better days. The use of power-efficient Kaby Lake processors is one of the key contributors to its enhanced battery performance. The MacBook Pro may be the star of the show this fall.

Author: 0 Apple adds simple Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11

The function reportedly works simply: if a device running iOS 11 tries to join your Wi-Fi network, your nearby iOS devices will get a pop-up asking if you'd like to share your password. A one-handed keyboard, improved Apple Maps and customisable Control Centre are also included in this huge update . Passengers who're not driving can disable the feature so their phones work normally.

Author: 0 United States carriers offer iPad Pro 10.5, 12.9-in tablets

Of course, battery life varies and this has yet to be tested once the product is out in the market. Touch Bar: Strangely enough, unlike the 2016 MacBook Pro , the MacBook Pro now available in the stores does not have a touch bar.

Author: 0 IPhone users, get ready for Do Not Disturb - while driving

The Mac Pro is going to be replaced soon and won't be updated anymore. Apple made a number of exciting announcements at WWDC 2017 and, as expected , the MacBook got some neat upgrades to spice things up. It is also the cheapest out of the new iMacs, sporting a price tag of $1,099. And many developers make liberal use of this facility, releasing better version after better version.

Industry Griffins face Crunch in Game 5 tonight
Author: 0 Griffins face Crunch in Game 5 tonight

Mike McKenna made the first big save of the game just over six minutes in, when Martin Frk stole a pass at his blue line, broke into the Crunch zone and, with a defender draped on him, managed a one-handed shot that McKenna gloved down. Conacher earned his second point of the night on the play. The Crunch capitalized on one of nine chances. The Griffins last won the Calder Cup signifying the AHL championship four years ago - in 2013 under the guidance of current Detroit Red Wings coach ...

Industry 'Push for digital payment among reasons behind farmers stir'
Author: 0 'Push for digital payment among reasons behind farmers stir'

Chouhan, clad in kurta-pajama and a Nehru jacket, sat on fast at a pandal erected at Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited's Dussehra Maiden here at around 11 am after former chief minister Kailash Joshi put a "tilak" on his forehead. "The situation is under control", said Bhopal (North) Police Superintendent Arvind Saxena. He was later granted bail after which he met the family members of the deceased farmers and interacted with them.

Industry Apple has announced two new
Author: 0 Apple has announced two new

Apple has revealed that its latest mobile operating system will include a "do not disturb" feature to stop phone use at the wheel. The new Apple iOS 11 feature, Do Not Disturb While Driving (DNDWD) will be deployed to all compatible iPhones and iPads when the operating system rolls out later this year.

Industry Latest iPhone update leaves you open to security threats
Author: 0 Latest iPhone update leaves you open to security threats

The mobile OS-due to arrive on compatible iPhones and iPads in the fall-was touted as the world's most advanced operating system, with a number of intriguing upgrades that provided attendees with a glimpse of Apple's future priorities. At WWDC 2017, we got a taste of how excited Cook is about augmented reality . The store is also visually streamlined with bigger pictures and richer app descriptions.

Industry Apple Announces HomePod - The Smart Speaker for your Home
Author: 0 Apple Announces HomePod - The Smart Speaker for your Home

Dubbed HomePod , the new speaker features voice control and spatial awareness to adapt the sound to different rooms. The HomePod is described as less than 7in tall, but is packed with seven speakers and a 4in sub-woofer. Running Siri , Apple's virtual assistant, the device is clearly meant to go head to head with the current leading smart speaker, Amazon's Echo .

Author: 0 Apple's iPad Pro family just got a middle brother

Unfortunately, Apple is still holding out most of the details as the Xeon and Radeon Vega iMac Pro won't start shipping until December, with a starting price of USA $4,999. The latest MacBook starts at $1,299 and the new MacBook Pro also starts at $1,299. Apple at its WWDC 2017 keynote , as expected , announced an update to its iMac , MacBook, MacBook Pro , and MacBook Air lineup of devices.

Author: 0 Apple iPad Pro 10.5 preview: A new iPad brings new tricks

Apple wasn't actually allowing press to get hands-on with the new machine, but we did get an opportunity to get up close and personal with some video of the new iMac Pro (below). And with iOS 11 , Apple also unveiled a bevy of iPad-specific features for multitasking, app switching, dragging-and-dropping, and on-screen keyboard tricks.

Author: 0 Apple unveils HomePod speaker, iMac upgrades

Apple is still expected to announce an Amazon rival: a Siri smart speaker. One of the most important announcements is the iOS11 which brings new experiences and hundreds of features to iPhone and iPad this fall. " HomePod is designed for voice control with an array of six microphones, so users can interact with it from across the room, even while loud music is playing", the company said in a statement .

Author: 0 Brake welcomes new 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature for iPhones

But Apple kept a couple of details on the down low - one of which is a new "dark mode" in iOS 11 . The new Apple Pay feature is integrated into Messages like an iMessage app. Caroline Perry, Brake's NZ Director says: "We're pleased to see this technology being used to help drivers stay focused on the road and not their phones".

Industry Apple Homepod vs Amazon Echo vs Google Home
Author: 0 Apple Homepod vs Amazon Echo vs Google Home

In Amazon's battle over Echo data in a murder case , the company argued that the First Amendment protected voice commands but eventually handed over the recordings . In early June, Apple announced the HomePod, but it won't be available until December. "There are too many people ambivalent about needing great sound quality and too many cheap options".

Industry IOS 11 might bring the drag and drop feature to iPhones too
Author: 0 IOS 11 might bring the drag and drop feature to iPhones too

But every time someone new comes to your home or office - or whenever you go to someone else for the first time - you'll be able to seamlessly connect to Wi-Fi. To find the option, press and hold on the globe or emoji icon to the left of the space bar, then choose the left or the right configuration. The podcast app in iOS is not great.

Industry Need for Speed Payback heist gameplay teaser unveiled
Author: 0 Need for Speed Payback heist gameplay teaser unveiled

Fortunately, playing Need For Speed: Payback - which only used four buttons and a thumbstick in the demo - seemed much easier than presenting it. Here's what you need to know. The initial announcements only mentioned Xbox One , PS4 and Origin for PC, with no word on whether the game will benefit from additional Xbox Scorpio or PS4 Pro support.

Industry EA Offers Free Access To Select Titles Until June 18
Author: 0 EA Offers Free Access To Select Titles Until June 18

What you'll be able to play and how you'll play it differs a bit depending on which system you're on, though, as well as what kind of subscription you have to EA's and other's services. The donation stems from the recent Play to Give event, in which players could complete in-game challenges as a show of support between June 2 and 4.

Industry This New iPhone Feature May Just Save Your Life
Author: 0 This New iPhone Feature May Just Save Your Life

The event started with Apple CEO welcoming the audience at the 15th WWDC in San Jose, the heart of Silicon Valley where Apple is building its new campus. Wasn't that what they promised all alone, especially with the iPad Pro? The display gets a boost with a 50% brightness increase and doubled refresh rates, while its A10X CPU offers big speed and graphics performance improvements.

Industry Amazon executive says he's open to Siri on Amazon Echo
Author: 0 Amazon executive says he's open to Siri on Amazon Echo

Apple has made a smart speaker , not an overall smart home device shaped like one. It also combats the competitive threat from Google's and Amazon's connected speakers: Those don't support Apple services like Apple Music , which brings in $10 in revenue per user each month.

Author: 0 (MSFT) Earns Buy Rating from Royal Bank of Canada

It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. In Business Software & Services Industry, Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) have 7.73 billion outstanding shares now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders.

Industry Apple Announces The HomePod
Author: 0 Apple Announces The HomePod

Apple is pitching the HomePod as a music player above everything else, perhaps because Siri is perceived to be far weaker than Google's Assistant and Amazon's Echo intelligent assistants. Apple loves to keep users in its walled garden and the unveiling of the Siri speaker could lead to a lack of support for the Echo and Google Home in an attempt to push Apple enthusiasts towards its own device.

Industry Apple introduces Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11
Author: 0 Apple introduces Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11

Apple vice president of product management Greg Joswiak said: "Together with iOS 11 these new iPad Pro models will radically change what users can do with iPad". Until now, most of Apple Pencil's features were limited to sketching. The company's services division - including digital music , Apple Pay , cloud storage and apps - is on pace to reach the size of a Fortune 100 company soon, according to Apple .

Industry Apple speaker 'an echo of its competitors'
Author: 0 Apple speaker 'an echo of its competitors'

Since the launch of Amazon's Echo a year ago and Google Home in March, both of which have been popular with consumers, Apple had been widely expected to enter the market. Apple also announced a new software kit for developers called ARKit, which will enabled app developers to build augmented reality apps on Apple's platforms more easily.

Industry Check out Apple's official video introduction of the HomePod
Author: 0 Check out Apple's official video introduction of the HomePod

That could include the company's first smart speaker. HomePod will take on lower priced Amazon Echo and Google Home , which have had momentum in the arena of voice-controlled speakers capable of controlling smart appliances, fetching content from the internet and more.

Industry New iPhone feature to block texting while driving
Author: 0 New iPhone feature to block texting while driving

The firm said Siri will now better understand follow-up questions and scheduling as well as handle language translation for the first time . Such a move has previously been hinted at by Apple , with users opening 32-bit software in iOS 10 .3 being met with a message saying the app will not work with future versions of iOS .

Industry Chhota Shakeel's aide sent to three days police custody
Author: 0 Chhota Shakeel's aide sent to three days police custody

A pistol and four live cartridges were seized from him, the police officer said. On June 3 past year, Choudhary, an alleged drug addict, was arrested along with three associates - Roger Robinson, Yunus and Manish - from Dilshad Garden Metro station.