• Apple's New iPad Pro Appears In Promo Video
Apple's New iPad Pro Appears In Promo Video

The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro starts at Rs. 52,900 for the 64GB Wi-Fi model , Rs. 60,900 for 256GB, and Rs. 76,900 for the 512GB model . The 2017 MacBook has the dimensions as its predecessor - it weighs around 920 grams and measures 0.52 inches in thickness.

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  • Apple and Texas Want to Make You a Safer Driver
Apple and Texas Want to Make You a Safer Driver

The first feature introduced by Apple was synchronised messages between iOS and macOS. Soon the smartphone will detect when you're driving and block all notifications - and even send an automated text response to explain why you're not responding.

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  • Was There Anything For Developers At WWDC?
Was There Anything For Developers At WWDC?

It may be true going forward, but they are not the first one to embrace it. Google had announced project "Tango" two years back specifically for it. Users are already celebrating Apple's decision to force apps to offer an "only when using" option for location data. Good news for you, bad news for baristas who'll spend all morning clicking...

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  • Apple's HomePod speaker pumps up volume on tech rivals
Apple's HomePod speaker pumps up volume on tech rivals

It will ship in US, UK and Australia in December, and the rest of the world next year . Apple says the sound quality will be second to none and that it features six microphones, which only listen to users when they say " Hey Siri ". Apple says that "only after " Hey Siri " is recognized locally on the device will any information be sent to A...

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  • Apple introduces HomePod, its entry into the home assistant market
Apple introduces HomePod, its entry into the home assistant market

Overall control of the HomePod can be maintained from the Home app, and Apple also revealed users will be able to pair their phone with HomePod by holding it next to the speaker. If not, many people will be better off combining their Sonos speakers with Amazon's cheap Echo Dot, as both companies are now working on Alexa integration ...

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  • Parker Solar Probe named as NASA's maiden mission to the Sun
Parker Solar Probe named as NASA's maiden mission to the Sun

The probe will orbit within 3.9 million miles (6.2 million kilometres) of the Sun's surface and withstand temperatures of almost 1,377 degrees Celsius (2,500 degrees Fahrenheit). Parker Solar Probe is on track for launch during a 20-day window that opens July 31, 2018 . Surface temperature: 10,000 degrees Fahrenheit. It would be the first ...

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  • WWDC: Apple Enters Internet of Things Market with HomePod
WWDC: Apple Enters Internet of Things Market with HomePod

Apple entered the growing field of voice-controlled speakers for the home on Monday (June 5), taking on early leaders Amazon .com and Google . What Apple did instead was signal how it might try to get around those shortcomings: by changing what it considers Siri to be in the first place.

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  • Trump's lawyer to file complaint against Comey for leaked memos
Trump's lawyer to file complaint against Comey for leaked memos

The fact that information about Sessions was classified and Comey couldn't answer "means there's something out there that he knows about that the public doesn't, and that he thinks bears on a need for Sessions to recuse himself in matters that relate to Russian Federation", said Sen.

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  • Is Apple Ready To Unveil Smart Speaker?
Is Apple Ready To Unveil Smart Speaker?

Yes, the market may be new, but, is it one you want to be part of? As a smart speaker , it's designed for Siri to handle advanced searches within the music library. It's the first time in 15 years that Apple has held its conference in San Jose , the heart of Silicon Valley. Hopefully it will work with services like Spotify and Pandora as ...

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  • Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after UK vote
Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after UK vote

Guy Verhofstadt, the former Belgian Prime Minister and now the leader of the European Parliamentary group of liberals and democrats, described the general election result as "yet another own goal" for the UK. "They were already anxious that the United Kingdom was very underprepared for these negotiations". Other EU leaders have expressed concerns...

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  • Herculean LeBron effort not enough for Cavs
Herculean LeBron effort not enough for Cavs

In their first Finals appearances after long National Basketball Association careers (14 seasons for Korver, 12 for Williams), the ex-Jazzmen wish they could redo some of the shots that will haunt them. Five of the six bookmakers had Golden State favored. "I've been working on that shot my whole life", said Durant, who has averaged 34 points thro...

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  • Some states review election systems for signs of intrusion
Some states review election systems for signs of intrusion

In Illinois, officials are trying to determine which election offices used software from the contractor that the report said was compromised. The Clay County Supervisor of Elections, Chris Chambless, said his office was contacted by VR Systems back in November in regard to a phishing attempt.

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  • Modi, Xi focus on common ground, skip differences
Modi, Xi focus on common ground, skip differences

Prime Minister Modi said that India and China were ancient civilisations with a long-standing friendship. Both the prime ministers greeted each other and had talks in pleasant atmosphere, enquiring about health of each other as well. While Russia pushed for India's full membership, China took a similar stand for its ally Pakistan. "The SCO goal...

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  • United Kingdom election: How a fringe party with few votes became kingmaker
United Kingdom election: How a fringe party with few votes became kingmaker

But with her authority diminished, May risks facing more opposition to her Brexit plans from both inside and outside her Conservative Party , and some colleagues may be lining up to replace her. The pound hit an eight-week low against the dollar before recovering slightly. Former housing minister Gavin Barwell, who lost his seat, said the re...

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  • North Korea says leader Kim supervised test of new anti-ship missiles
North Korea says leader Kim supervised test of new anti-ship missiles

North Korea has completed two atomic tests and dozens of launches since the beginning of 2016. South Korea's defense ministry has sought a record 43.7 trillion won ($38.7 billion) military budget for fiscal 2018. US ally South Korea said on Wednesday it would hold off on installing remaining elements of the THAAD system, which China strongly ob...

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  • SpaceX's lovely rocket launch and landing just made history
SpaceX's lovely rocket launch and landing just made history

The price tag for each SpaceX Dragon resupply flight is in the neighborhood of $133 million, based on the terms of the company's contract with NASA. SpaceX installed a new heat shield and parachutes, among a few other things, for the Dragon's trip back to Earth at flight's end. After the trial, the 15-foot (5 m) long array will be furled and r...

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  • Apple unveils Siri-controlled speaker at annual conference
Apple unveils Siri-controlled speaker at annual conference

Having said that, smart assistants like the Amazon Echo have proven to be a runaway success across the world. But for the most part the different layers of each track we heard (four in total) were well defined and crisp, with the vocals and music balanced well.

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  • Manchester United target Alvaro Morata tells Real Madrid he is leaving
Manchester United target Alvaro Morata tells Real Madrid he is leaving

The Saints could have bigger things to worry about, though, as boss CLAUDE PUEL has been told he will lose his job, according to the Daily Express . The Spain worldwide scored 20 goals in all competitions for Real last season, as the club clinched La Liga and the Champions League .

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  • Apple's HomePod is coming. What to know about smart speakers
Apple's HomePod is coming. What to know about smart speakers

On paper, it combines the great audio and multi-room music of a Sonos speaker with the smarts of an Amazon Echo or Google Home . Citing "former executives, close observers, and even devoted customers", the report suggests Apple has fallen behind other voice assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant due to a continued lack of ...

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  • Apple gives productivity booster shot to iPad Pro
Apple gives productivity booster shot to iPad Pro

Moreover, Split View is now only available on iPads, so we will have to wait to see whether the feature makes it to the smaller screens. According to 9to5mac.com, the new iMac Pro will be available in December and will start at $4,999.

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  • Hawaii enacts law committing to goals of Paris climate accord
Hawaii enacts law committing to goals of Paris climate accord

Also, a coalition of states is considering climate change actions independent of federal regulations. While he says the move is bad for the planet and the economy, sustainable investing will get a boost as a result because it "will matter more than ever before", Andrei Cherny , CEO of ESG-focused advice firm Aspiration , tells the publication...

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  • Comey testimony watched by an estimated 19.5 million viewers
Comey testimony watched by an estimated 19.5 million viewers

A person close to the president's legal team said they were preparing to file a "complaint" early next week with the Senate Judiciary Committee and the Justice Department Office of the Inspector General - which can investigate criminal matters and also prepare public reports on current or former employees suspected of misconduct.

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  • Rex Tillerson calls on Arab nations to ease blockade on Qatar
Rex Tillerson calls on Arab nations to ease blockade on Qatar

He says Qatar has taken steps to address that concern but must do more. Increasing the pressure Friday, Qatar's neighbors put 12 organizations and 59 people on a terror sanctions list and described them as being associated with Qatar. But at the Pentagon, a spokesman, Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, said only long-term military planning was affected. Stil...

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  • President Trump holds news conference with Romanian President
President Trump holds news conference with Romanian President

Comey said he made a written record of many of those conversations, due to " circumstances, subject matter, and the person I was interacting with ", in apparent reference to President Trump . Mr Trump's team, led by his personal lawyer, Marc E Kasowitz , on Friday was preparing a counterattack on Mr Comey based in part on his admission t...

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  • Amazon Prime Video Is Coming to Apple TV
Amazon Prime Video Is Coming to Apple TV

He stated that it is now priced at $349 and that their Siri digital assistant has been updated to allow it to understand more spoken requests and better interact with humans. Expect the HomePod to ship this December, presumably just in time for last-minute Christmas buying. Powering the HomePod is an Apple A8 processor , which handles al...

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  • NASA's latest astronaut class has two members with Alabama connections
NASA's latest astronaut class has two members with Alabama connections

She graduated from the academy with a systems engineering degree and also has a nuclear engineering masters. Another astronaut from the class of 2017 , geologist Jessica Watkins , already has experienced space -vicariously- as part of a team working on NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars.

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  • Reality Winner actually loses with her top-secret leak
Reality Winner actually loses with her top-secret leak

Reuters/Larry DowningAn aerial view of the National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters in Ft. Russian hackers attacked at least one US voting software supplier days before the 2016 presidential election, according to a classified NSA report leaked Monday, June 5, 2017 , that suggests election-related hacking penetrated further into USA voting ...

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  • Germany: Climate will last longer than Trump presidency
Germany: Climate will last longer than Trump presidency

She was referring to statistics that Trump cited in announcing the United States withdrawal and which are disputed by environmentalists, according to a report in the Washington Post . What is the Paris Climate Accord? "People come to Hawaii to enjoy its environment", Glenn said. "China is the largest economy in the world, and California...

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  • Britney Spears' Instagram Exploited by Russian Hackers
Britney Spears' Instagram Exploited by Russian Hackers

That's because Turla is actually the name of a clandestine group of hackers suspected to have ties to the Russian government (don't they all?), with a history of targeting sovereign governments, diplomatic officials, and high-ranking statesmen.

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  • US urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar - Tillerson
US urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar - Tillerson

As well as cutting diplomatic relations and ordering Qatari citizens to leave their countries within 14 days, the Gulf states and Egypt banned all flights to and from Qatar. military air operations across the region. The official said there were enough grain supplies in the market in Qatar to last four weeks and that the government also had lar...

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  • France confirms second French death in London attack: minister
France confirms second French death in London attack: minister

This is undated three photo combo handout photo issued by the Metropolitan Police on Tuesday June 6, 2017 of Khuram Shazad Butt, left, Rachid Redouane, centre and Youssef Zaghba who have been named as the suspects in Saturday's attack at London Bridge.

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  • Siri speaker, iOS 11 likely to be unveiled
Siri speaker, iOS 11 likely to be unveiled

Siri will be voice activated to respond to requests for information and other help around the house. In addition, Cook said Apple, headquartered in Cupertino, Northern California, now has 16 million registered software developers worldwide for its consumer electronics, including smartphone known as iPhone, and 3 million of them were added past ye...

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  • Qatar rejects intervention in foreign policy: Foreign Minister
Qatar rejects intervention in foreign policy: Foreign Minister

Qatar has repeatedly denied links to terrorism. Qatar's foreign minister Thursday rejected interference in his country's foreign policy, ruling out a military solution to a crisis which has seen Riyadh and its allies cut ties with Doha .

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  • New Sonic Mania gameplay video features Chemical Plant Zone playthrough
New Sonic Mania gameplay video features Chemical Plant Zone playthrough

Starring a lone Miles "Tails" Prower, the reimagined level from 1992's Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (where the dual-tailed fox made his debut) boasts a modernised soundtrack and some nifty looking interactable gadgets that didn't appear the first time round.

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  • IMac Gets Major Update, New iMac Pro Is Apple's Most Powerful Mac
IMac Gets Major Update, New iMac Pro Is Apple's Most Powerful Mac

The iMac Pro will feature the new Radeon Pro Vega graphics card and up to 16GB of on-package high-bandwidth memory (HBM2). The iMac Pro is designed and architected especially for high-end professional creatives. The 15-inch MacBook Pro model also has upgraded graphics from an Intel HD graphics 530 to an Intel HD Graphics 630. As for the 27-...

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