• What Is Apple's HomePod?
What Is Apple's HomePod?

They said it would be Apple's answer to the Amazon Echo or the Google Home , and those who were close to it said those were the products Apple engineers looked to emulate. Apple instead suggested that we should compare the HomePod against the cost of quality Wi-Fi speakers, which are $300 to $500, plus the $50 to $200 cost of a smart spea...

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  • India put into orbit its most powerful rocket
India put into orbit its most powerful rocket

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Monday made a history of sorts to its launch program and capability, as it launched the country's heaviest satellite on board its heaviest launch vehicle yet - the GSLV MkIII D-1. The rocket used a cryogenic engine, developed in India after the United States leaned on Russian Federation in the 1990...

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  • Google's June OTA Security Update Fixes Mysterious Pixel, Pixel XL Freezing Issue
Google's June OTA Security Update Fixes Mysterious Pixel, Pixel XL Freezing Issue

Google has finally fixed the Pixel freezing issue by releasing a new update for the handsets. Users can also download the update directly if they do not want to wait. In recent times, Google has been pretty active in making Android secure. Many people using the smartphone were facing the same problem, and the people reported the bug on Google Pro...

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  • Apple iMac gets serious spec boost for 2017
Apple iMac gets serious spec boost for 2017

In addition to the Pro laptop, the company is delivering Kaby Lake to the newest MacBook (non-pro) and iMac computers too. Apple also today updated MacBook® and MacBook Pro ® with faster processors, added faster SSDs to MacBook and introduced a new 13-inch MacBook Pro configuration.

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  • Apple HomePod first look
Apple HomePod first look

The former are to send sound flowing throughout the room; the later detects voice commands starting with " Hey Siri " to perform tasks ranging from playing music to driving HomeKit-compatible devices such as Philips Hue LED lighting. Some industry insiders, however, note that Apple will be under more pressure to improve the computing smarts of ...

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  • Apple reveals watchOS 4: Siri-powered updates, fitness syncing, and music playlists
Apple reveals watchOS 4: Siri-powered updates, fitness syncing, and music playlists

It will also include updates to the Activity and Workout apps, new integrations for the Music app, as well as minor updates to the smartwatch's UI. With the Siri watch face on, you can raise your wrist throughout the day to receive dynamic information, such as traffic information if you're about to leave work and sunset times in the evening.

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  • The iMac Pro is Apple's most powerful computer ever
The iMac Pro is Apple's most powerful computer ever

Of course there's more to the new Pro than its speed, so we've got all the details below in a form that won't make your head explode. Even though I ticked all of the upgrade boxes when I first bought it back in late 2012, it is now starting to struggle with 4K material, and it doesn't run the latest release of DaVinci Resolve without continually cr...

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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

A first-time offender issued a ticket for texting while driving faces a fine of $200-400. The new operating system will feature a "do not disturb while driving" mode - or DNDWD. For instance, one can indicate to the device that they are the passenger, which will override the feature and enable one to use the iPhone . In addition to blocking noti...

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  • Trump Organization to launch 'American Idea' hotel chain
Trump Organization to launch 'American Idea' hotel chain

The first American Ideas will open in small towns in MS with the help of a man who donated money to Trump's campaign ( the Trump Organization insists the hotels aren't about politics and Trump himself is not directly involved). "But I do believe in legal immigration, not to punish people, but I believe in being a law-abiding person". "The produc...

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  • 10.5 inch IPad Pro Gets Official, Replaces 9.7 Inch Model
10.5 inch IPad Pro Gets Official, Replaces 9.7 Inch Model

Macquarie Research analyst Benjamin Schachter called Apple's WWDC announcements "solid, if unsurprising". Apple would have likely been better off relaunching a high-powered Mac tower that's more modular. With iOS 11 , you'll be able to send a friend cash in iMessage. It will use machine learning to turn your Live Photos into shareable loop...

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  • Apple iPad Pro 10.5 preview: A new iPad brings new tricks
Apple iPad Pro 10.5 preview: A new iPad brings new tricks

This latest Pro is the first iPad ever to strike a new sweet spot of 10.5-inches, created to allow for a more comfortable typing experience with a full-size on-screen keyboard or Smart Keyboard . Files is here! The app will now let you search your files across different products like Dropbox and open them up. But Apple is promising easier one-ha...

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  • Apple announces new iOS 11 features for consumers and developers
Apple announces new iOS 11 features for consumers and developers

Apple CEO Tim Cook launched iOS 11 with over 10 new features. HomePod is deemed a more expensive competitor of Echo, which was released two years ago. Apple's "True Tone" display will dynamically adjust the white balance4 of the display to match the light around the user for a more natural viewing experience.

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  • Behold Apple's new iPads: the 10.5-inch and 12.5-inch iPad Pro
Behold Apple's new iPads: the 10.5-inch and 12.5-inch iPad Pro

Inside the new iPads is a 64-bit A10X Fusion Chip. There seems to have been a balance achieved between the more powerful chipsets and more advanced displays, and the new power-saving features: Apple says the new iPad Pro models will offer the same 10-hour battery life as the last generation.

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  • Apple announces macOS High Sierra
Apple announces macOS High Sierra

The Apple Music app will also show what your friends are listening to. The fruity firm showed off MacOS High Sierra at WWDC 2017 this evening. However, Apple finally announced previous year that their own in-house replacement (dubbed Apple File System or APFS) would be coming soon.

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  • WWDC 2017: Apple announces all-new iMac all-in-one desktop range
WWDC 2017: Apple announces all-new iMac all-in-one desktop range

The new iMac Pro , announced at WWDC , takes the form of a 27-inch, Space Grey (that's a new colour!) iMac . Apple today updated its iMac line with up to three times more powerful graphics , faster processors , Thunderbolt 3 , faster storage options and brighter Retina displays , and added a Retina 4K display and discrete graphi...

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  • ISS supply rocket launches successfully
ISS supply rocket launches successfully

It will be the first returning craft since NASA's now-retired shuttles. SpaceX has now achieved its fifth successful ground-based landing for its Falcon 9 rockets, but what makes this weekend's launch really special was that it was also the first time the rocket company reused one of its Dragon cargo capsules.

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  • Watch the trailer for animated sequel 'Starship Troopers: Traitor Of Mars'
Watch the trailer for animated sequel 'Starship Troopers: Traitor Of Mars'

Starship Troopers is no stranger to having animated offshoots (as well as comics) so let's hope this sequel does the franchise justice. This premiere event includes a special introduction by Casper Van Dien and writer Ed Neumeier , plus behind-the-scenes footage, and filmmakers' interviews.

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  • Oppo introduces R11 with dual cameras and Snapdragon 660 processor
Oppo introduces R11 with dual cameras and Snapdragon 660 processor

It has a metal unibody design along with a home button on the front. The power button is seen sitting on the right edge, while the volume button sits on the left edge of the Oppo R11. One camera sports a 20-megapixel sensor with wide-angle lens, while another camera comes with a 16-megapixel sensor. In terms of connectivity, the dual-SIM (Nano+...

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  • Apple unveils its most powerful iMac
Apple unveils its most powerful iMac

Now the company is trying to make up for their misstep with the MacPro desktop by introducing the iMac Pro . Pricing on the MacBook Pro will start at $1,299. The iMac Pro is one of the biggest announcements made so far, and it is now the most powerful iMac ever according to the specs alone. The high-end desktop will have AMD Radeon Vega ...

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"Why would anybody play this?" says Sony's Jim Ryan about backwards compatibility

Another variant, PlayStation 4 Pro has brought glory to the company. The Japan-based electronics giant is rumored to make an official announcement regarding the PlayStation 5 at E3, the annual video-game conference set to take place from June 13-15 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

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  • ISRO Successfully Launches GSLV Mark III Rocket With GSAT-19 Satellite
ISRO Successfully Launches GSLV Mark III Rocket With GSAT-19 Satellite

While Indian space scientists named the 640 tonne rocket "fat boy", the Telugu media nicknamed it "Bahubali", as like the hero in the massively successful film lifts a heavy Lingam, it carried the heaviest satellite by an Indian rocket. In a sense, ISRO has finally converted the GSLV into an "Obedient Boy"; the success could herald a big leap in In...

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  • ISRO Launches GSAT-19 Using Heaviest Rocket- GSLV Mark III
ISRO Launches GSAT-19 Using Heaviest Rocket- GSLV Mark III

In case of successful test the rocket used to launch manned spacecraft. President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Sonia Gandhi hailed the successful launch of GSLV-MkIII-D1 and GSAT-19. With the launch of the GSLV Mark-III rocket, the Indian space agency is eying a greater share of the multi-billion dollar gl...

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  • President Trump Again Blasts London Mayor Following Terror Attack
President Trump Again Blasts London Mayor Following Terror Attack

President Donald Trump pointed out on Twitter that the Saturday evening attacks in London had not spurred an immediate debate about gun control because the attackers did not use guns. But it's clear that Trump's reaction to the report that three men had run down pedestrians with a van on London Bridge before exiting the vehicles and stabbing more v...

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  • Police Release The Names Of Two Suspected Terrorists In The London Attacks
Police Release The Names Of Two Suspected Terrorists In The London Attacks

Earlier today , British Prime Minister Theresa May called for a "much more robust approach to dealing with extremism" after Saturday's terrorist attack in London that killed seven people and injured dozens more. She said Chrissy caught on very quickly in how to respond and understood how important relationships were. "There are many things...

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  • Are you attending the London Bridge attack vigil?
Are you attending the London Bridge attack vigil?

London Bridge was the target of a terrorist attack on Saturday night, with seven people confirmed dead and a further 48 hospitalised as a result. The National Health Service told Reuters Monday that "a total of 36 ... " Tell them Chrissy sent you ", reads the statement from the family of Christine Archibald. A vigil to honor the victims was du...

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  • India to receive 98% monsoon, forecasts IMD
India to receive 98% monsoon, forecasts IMD

KG Ramesh also said that while monsoon rainfall is seen at 98 percent of long period average, June to September Central India rainfall has been seen at 100 percent of average. However, Skymet Weather is still maintaining to its Monsoon 2017 forecast which is marginally below normal at 95% (with an error margin of +/-5%) of LPA.

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  • Apple takes on Amazon Echo with Siri-powered HomePod speaker
Apple takes on Amazon Echo with Siri-powered HomePod speaker

Originally rumored to be called Siri Speaker , the HomePod is a smart speaker with Wi-Fi capabilities meant to compete against Amazon Echo devices and Google Home-although it will be significantly more expensive. For Apple , having one would further broaden the role that its software, services and gadgets play in people's lives. It wouldn...

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  • German Ambassador Claims Trump And Merkel Have 'Good Relationship'
German Ambassador Claims Trump And Merkel Have 'Good Relationship'

This is White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer , speaking Tuesday about recent leaks about the investigation into Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner's attempts to establish a back channel of communication with Russian Federation.

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  • Apple Reveals iPad Pro 10.5 With Productivity In Its Sights
Apple Reveals iPad Pro 10.5 With Productivity In Its Sights

Cook also launched iOS 11 with over 10 new features. The redesigned store includes a Today tab that will feature new releases, popular apps, recommended tips and how-to guides. This would let the users perform peer to peer payments such as Square Cash and Venmo from the chat application. The full-sized keyboard on the iPad Pro now gives ...

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  • Here's our first look at Apple's new HomePod smart speaker
Here's our first look at Apple's new HomePod smart speaker

Rumors about an Apple smart speaker have been circulating for months, and today the company finally revealed HomePod , a Siri-powered speaker that is set to release in December. According to Futuresource, Alexa has already found its way into 8 percent of American homes. But Apple is late to the game on VR. Virtual reality has been describe...

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  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Updates iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Updates iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro

Apple also gave a sneak peek of its upcoming iMac Pro, an entirely new workstation-class product line designed for pro users with the most demanding workflows. An all-in-one PC with considerably more oomph than even the new Kaby Lake-powered iMacs, the Pro is built to be fast in every respect. However, you can now attach two 5K displays, rather t...

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  • NASA Sending Probe to 'Touch' the Sun-Here's Why
NASA Sending Probe to 'Touch' the Sun-Here's Why

The announcement was made at a ceremony at the University of Chicago, where Parker serves as the S. Chandrasekhar Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics. When Parker first started his research almost 60 years ago, Fox said, "the materials didn't exist to allow us to be able to do it". He proposed a number...

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  • Scotland's Sturgeon sees independence from United Kingdom by 2025: ITV
Scotland's Sturgeon sees independence from United Kingdom by 2025: ITV

Here in Scotland , however, the left-wing Scottish National Party holds the majority of seats in the Scottish Parliament, and has led the country's devolved administration since 2007. The Prime Minister made the promise in a campaign speech in Edinburgh with just days to go before the General Election. "The only way in Scotland to stop the Tor...

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  • Google ups rewards of its bug bounty program to $200000
Google ups rewards of its bug bounty program to $200000

Google started the bug bounty program for Android almost two years ago. A number of malicious apps were downloaded between 4.5 million to 18.5 million times from Google Play Store. In total, Google has paid over $1.5 million collectively to teams or individuals who have found some kind of a vulnerability in the Android's security systems.

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  • Tech giants say 'we are still in' Paris climate pact
Tech giants say 'we are still in' Paris climate pact

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson insisted Monday that President Trump was "not walking away" from taking action to address climate change - even though the commander-in-chief just four days earlier withdrew the USA from the landmark Paris Climate Accord.

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