• Sony announces a gold PlayStation 4 with 1TB of storage
Sony announces a gold PlayStation 4 with 1TB of storage

The Gold edition PS4 will be up for sale only during this period - from June 9 to June 17 and will be sold on a First Come First Serve basis. Internet chatter tells me that fans think this is Microsoft's chance to get an edge over Sony and Nintendo in the console "war", but they couldn't be more wrong.

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  • Turned up to iOS 11 - what's new in Apple's latest system
Turned up to iOS 11 - what's new in Apple's latest system

Called HomePod , the wireless speaker delivers fantastic audio quality and uses spatial awareness to sense its location in a room and automatically adjust the audio. Tim Cook , CEO, said this year's event would be "the best and biggest" as he prepared to unveil the tech giant's first new product range since the Apple Watch and a whole host of ot...

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  • Fine Gael set to announce new leader
Fine Gael set to announce new leader

Varadkar , 38, will officially take over as Taoiseach , as the Irish prime ministerial title is known in Ireland, in Parliament later this month after he was declared the victor in the leadership race for the Fine Gael party. When Varadkar's father Mumbai-born Ashok Varadkar moved to Ireland from India in the 1970'she choose one of Western Europe'...

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  • Orange County Sheriff Calls Fatal Shootings
Orange County Sheriff Calls Fatal Shootings "Workplace Violence"

According to AP, the shooting started after Neumann slipped in the back door of the factory, which is larger than two football fields. Then, authorities said, he singled out others - shooting and killing five former colleagues, stopping at least once to reload.

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  • Latest iPhone update leaves you open to security threats
Latest iPhone update leaves you open to security threats

Apple also announced a new macOS dubbed "High Sierra" that should please Mac users on both the professional and consumer side. This year, the company is up to iOS 11 and explained numerous new features during its developers keynote presentation Monday.

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  • Multiple attackers at Iran parliament, 8 wounded
Multiple attackers at Iran parliament, 8 wounded

Iran's Deputy Interior Minister for Security Affairs Hossein Zolfaqari told the TV's midday news program that the terrorist attack at the parliament has killed two people and injured more than 30 others. At least one attacker detonated a suicide bomb. Assailants armed with Kalashnikov rifles stormed the parliament building Wednesday and one of t...

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  • Apple Updates iMac Lineup with Big Graphics Boost and Display Upgrade
Apple Updates iMac Lineup with Big Graphics Boost and Display Upgrade

Pricing: Apple iMac 2017 lineup start at $1,099 (Rs 70,700 approx.), $1299 (Rs 83,565 approx.) and $1,499 (Rs 1,15,729 approx.) for the iMac 21.5 inch and the iMac Retina 5K 27 inch start at $1,799 (Rs. Moving on to the 27-inches iMac comes with Retina 5K Display and is powered by the Intel Core i5 3.4GHz processor quad-core with 4GB Radeon Pr...

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  • Apple watchOS 4 unveiled, stars new Siri-powered watch face
Apple watchOS 4 unveiled, stars new Siri-powered watch face

Last year's step from Apple Watch Series 1 to Apple Watch 2 was a minor one, but it brought new features that could easily convince owners to upgrade. The Activity app is also getting a host of feature improvements. Once again, Apple has improved its Activity app with a new iteration. To do this, it will now send morning notifications t...

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  • Apple launches 'do not disturb while driving' for iPhone
Apple launches 'do not disturb while driving' for iPhone

According to reports , the new mode works whenever the handset is connected to a vehicle via cable or Bluetooth . If you text someone you'll get a message saying that person is driving and can't respond at the moment. The new option is Apple's way of making the iPhone more vehicle and safety friendly when the driver doesn't have access to...

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  • Apple Introduces iOS 11, HomePod Speakers
Apple Introduces iOS 11, HomePod Speakers

Apple is facing some serious competition from the likes of tech rivals Amazon and Google in the race for voice-powered computing. Schiller had much less to say about HomePod's broader Siri smarts, although the product page on Apple's website hints that it can perform numerous smart-home tasks that an Amazon Echo or Google Home can do.

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  • Gunmen attack Iran parliament and mausoleum, killing at least one: state media
Gunmen attack Iran parliament and mausoleum, killing at least one: state media

State media reported that gunmen stormed the parliament building in Tehran and went on a shooting spree. The Iranian Intelligence Ministry said security forces had arrested a "terrorist team" planning a third attack, without giving further details.

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  • Apple is launching an iMac Pro and new iPad Pro models
Apple is launching an iMac Pro and new iPad Pro models

Before the show, sources were widely predicting the announcement of new hardware and a refresh to Apple's desktop and mobile operating systems. One of the main features that Apple is introducing with iOS11 is person-to-person payments. It will block videos that start playing automatically, for instance, and can also prevent ads from following and...

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  • Dissidia Final Fantasy PlayStation 4 Leaked By Amazon
Dissidia Final Fantasy PlayStation 4 Leaked By Amazon

The leaked description from Amazon reveals the new features that are expected from this PS4 release. While aiming for supremacy, call forth familiar summons like Ifrit, Shiva, and Odin to aid you and your party! However, that is finally going to change, as Square Enix has announced that the game will be coming to PlayStation 4 next year as Dissidi...

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  • NASA Plans To Launch A Probe Next Year To 'Touch The Sun'
NASA Plans To Launch A Probe Next Year To 'Touch The Sun'

The surface of the sun is 5,538 °C, but its outer atmosphere-the corona-soars to some 1.9 million degrees Celsius. NASA next year will send a spacecraft closer to the sun than any has ever ventured, to help scientists forecast potentially catastrophic solar storms that could shut down Earth's power grid and cause as much as $2 trillion in damage ...

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  • Apple Introduces iMac Pro, Refreshes Mac Lineup And iPad Pro
Apple Introduces iMac Pro, Refreshes Mac Lineup And iPad Pro

The new feature brought to Apple Pay lets user send payments to each other using iMessage. "This is really going after Sonos and Bose home speakers-the audio is superior to Sonos-music is in Apple's DNA", said Tim Bajarin, president of market watcher Creative Strategies (Campbell, Calif.).

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  • Facebook says aims to be 'hostile environment' for terrorists
Facebook says aims to be 'hostile environment' for terrorists

Facebook and YouTube fared better, removing 66% of reported hate speech . "Terrorist content has no place on Twitter ", Nick Pickles, United Kingdom head of public policy at Twitter, said in a statement , adding that in the second half of 2016 it had suspended almost 400,000 accounts.

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  • Apple unveils new iMac Pro, refreshes MacBooks and iMacs
Apple unveils new iMac Pro, refreshes MacBooks and iMacs

The company also said it is injecting more artificial intelligence into its Apple Watch, updating software to automatically surface information for users. It shares its outer body and 5K display with the 27” iMac (but comes in an exclusive Space Grey color). The 12.9-inch iPad Pro is available in silver, space gray and gold and starts at ...

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  • Warriors dismiss 16-0 chatter, focused on Game Three
Warriors dismiss 16-0 chatter, focused on Game Three

But rather than fretting about the talent on the other end of the floor, Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue said his team simply need to focus on not turning the ball over or letting the Warriors get out in transition. Kevin Love has played well. "We just want to continue to play how we did in Game 2", said James, who led his Cavaliers to a title...

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  • AMD Radeon Pro 500 Series Launches
AMD Radeon Pro 500 Series Launches

The new 21.5-inch iMac Retina 4K will come with AMD Radeon Pro 555 and Radeon Pro 560 graphics. The latest iMac highlights Kaby Lake processors up to 4.2GHz along with the Turbo Increase to 4.5GH. Visit the website for more info. With four USB 3.0 ports, most users will find that their current external hard drives, printers, card readers,...

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  • Apple announces new iMac Pro : Key Features
Apple announces new iMac Pro : Key Features

During WWDC 2017 , Apple took the wraps off the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro , with CEO Tim Cook calling it the "perfect size". The main issue Apple faces is that its Siri platform is very powerful but isn't deployed in the smartest way from a consumer's point of view.

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  • Microsoft adding OneDrive support to Apple's iOS 11 Files app
Microsoft adding OneDrive support to Apple's iOS 11 Files app

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference has finally come and gone, and attendees were treated to a boatload of announcements about upcoming software that Apple has in the works. Apple didn't forget mobile customers, and announced Macbooks running the new macOS, High Sierra. Additionally Apple is also supporting machine learning and augmented...

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  • Uber Hires Apple's Bozoma Saint John as Chief Brand Officer
Uber Hires Apple's Bozoma Saint John as Chief Brand Officer

Henson . Saint John is joining during intense scrutiny of Uber after an ex-Uber engineer published a blog post four months ago in which she said she had repeatedly complained about sexual harassment at the ride-hailing company. Uber "issues" include allegations of sexual harassment within the company and a mass exodus of executive leve...

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  • Apple announces the rumoured iPad Pro for USD779 at WWDC 2017
Apple announces the rumoured iPad Pro for USD779 at WWDC 2017

Apple's Echo competitor is a Siri-powered smart speaker that will allow you to play music, check the traffic, control you smart lights, query sports scores and more. It also comes with refurbished app switcher that makes it easier to move between pairs of active apps, used in Split View and now Slide Over. There are several features to go throug...

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  • Apple's Smart Speaker Is Finally Here
Apple's Smart Speaker Is Finally Here

HomePod will support HomeKit, Apple's smart home platform, but HomeKit has been pretty underwhelming, even three years after introducing the application programming interface (API). "I thought they would just be laying the ground work for the 3-D mapping chip", today, he says, referring to potential future custom silicon in Apple devices, ...

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  • Radeon Pro 500 Series for iMac: Powerful Performance for Breathtaking 5K Computing
Radeon Pro 500 Series for iMac: Powerful Performance for Breathtaking 5K Computing

They also have heftier discrete graphics: either a 2GB Radeon Pro 555 or a 4GB Radeon Pro 560, which are an upgrade from the 2GB Radeon Pro 450 and 455 and the 4GBRadeon Pro 460 found in earlier models. It will also be taking advantage of AMD's Radeon Vega graphics and will feature up to 16GB of VRAM. Likewise, the displays on the new MacBook P...

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  • Apple unveils iMac Pro
Apple unveils iMac Pro

Apple said it is updating its iPad Pro with a 10.5-inch Retina display and a refresh rate the company said is twice as fast, making videos smoother and crisper. But the reason that the retail price will be so high is that the iMac Pro is a phenomenally powerful machine, and one that Apple claims actually represents value for money in com...

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  • Valve Closes Steam Greenlight Today
Valve Closes Steam Greenlight Today

With these kinds of successes, the thousands of niche titles, and everything in between, we realized that a direct and predictable submission process will best serve the diverse interests of players moving forward. The opening of Steam Direct will see developers capable of putting down a recoupable $100 - the funds can only be recouped after the ga...

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  • Andromeda Patch Allows Romance Between Scott Ryder and Jaal
Andromeda Patch Allows Romance Between Scott Ryder and Jaal

Two new heads were added, one male and one female, as well as a new complexion option and a greater range of available skin tones. This is welcome news because Mass Effect: Andromeda was quite limited when it came to making a truly unique character.

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  • Companies That Could Lose to Apple in P2P Payments
Companies That Could Lose to Apple in P2P Payments

With Apple person-to-person payments , you can send money directly to your contacts via iMessage. Apple , which is slowly realizing that nobody is ever going to use Apple Pay (or any other mobile service) to replace their wallet , has shifted direction slightly.

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  • From HomePod to new iMacs: Highlights from Apple WWDC 2017
From HomePod to new iMacs: Highlights from Apple WWDC 2017

There wasn't much news about other Apple platforms other than mention of HomeKit working with the new HomePod . Created to work with an Apple Music subscription and featuring built-in Siri technology, the nearly 7-inch HomePod will come in white and Space Gray.

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  • #CapeStorm - Photos show damage in Cape Town
#CapeStorm - Photos show damage in Cape Town

This comes a few weeks after Cape Town organised an inter-faith prayer service on the Table Mountain for rain during the ongoing drought in the region. Five people are staying at a school in Maitland as their dwelling was compromised. Disaster Management are preparing for the worst, as they are required to do.

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  • New MacBook Pro 2017 Range Gets Official
New MacBook Pro 2017 Range Gets Official

Unveiled alongside the iMac Pro were space gray versions of the wireless Magic Mouse, Magic Trackpad, and Magic Keyboard. Compared to the equally-priced base model of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro , you'll get twice the amount of storage with the same memory capacity (albeit, running at a slower frequency) and a lower-power processor.

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  • 'Legends of Tomorrow' season 3: Tala Ashe cast as Muslim hacktivist
'Legends of Tomorrow' season 3: Tala Ashe cast as Muslim hacktivist

Just the little bit I've read on the character has me hoping DC has big plans for Season 3 of the show, and that one day we see Isis fully realized on our television screens! Technology has elicited incredible change in her future - however, human nature hasn't kept pace.

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  • Apple Reveals The New iMac Pro - 18-core CPU & 4TB SSD…
Apple Reveals The New iMac Pro - 18-core CPU & 4TB SSD…

In addition to the new iMac Pro , Apple is working on a completely redesigned, next-generation Mac Pro® architected for pro customers who need the highest-end, high-throughput system in a modular design, as well as a new high-end pro display.

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  • NASA's Parker Solar Probe Aims for Sun Orbit by 2018
NASA's Parker Solar Probe Aims for Sun Orbit by 2018

NASA sees the probe as not only "historic" but promising to "revolutionize our understanding of the sun ". Parker believed there was highly energized matter and radiation constantly escaping the sun, and that it affected the planets and space throughout our solar system.

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