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Jun 06 2017

Apple announces iOS 11 with major updates for iPad

Updates for iPhone and iPad: With the next version of the iOS system for mobile devices, messages will sync in the cloud. That's good for consumers, who have been caugh...

Jun 06 2017

HTC Vive VR gaming arrives on Mac OS computers

Previously, most Macs didn't support those specs , meaning that headsets like Facebook's Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive focused entirely on developing for Windows PCs. ...

Jun 06 2017

These are the six big things Apple is announcing today

The MacBook Air was updated with a new 1.8 GHz processor, too, but I believe it's still a previous-generation chip. You can use Apple Pay at certain brick-and-mortar st...

Jun 06 2017

Updates to Apple Watch, new watch faces and Siri expansion

We're halfway there already after Apple added the watch face gallery in iOS 10, but that's just for new first-party Apple Watch faces. With the Siri watch face ...

Jun 06 2017

IPad gets overhauled multitasking and other major software updates in iOS 11

The announcement marks a detente of sorts between the two companies, which have been locked in a streaming rivalry for years. The app will let users stream all the Amazon...

Jun 06 2017

AMD announces the new Radeon Pro 500 series

Inside, it gets even more impressive with Intel's Xeon processors handling computing workloads and AMD's Radeon Pro Vega GPU taking care of graphics. All-Flash stor...

Jun 06 2017

Apple unveils watchOS 4 with a ton of new features

Apple issued a rapid-fire series of announcements particular to WatchOS 4. One of the new features will be a Siri-powered watch face with "proactive" information that cha...

Jun 06 2017

Apple is finally bringing virtual reality to the Mac

Apple is finally bringing virtual reality support to its Mac laptops and desktops, bringing the company up to speed with what many see as the next phase of computing. ...

Jun 06 2017

Apple unveils new 10.5-inch iPad Pro and updated 12.9-inch model

Are you surprised that they were going to talk about iOS? The workout app is also getting an update , with features that allow users to automatically measure more ab...

Jun 06 2017

Apple Joins Smart-Speaker Race With Music-Focused 'HomePod'

Apple says it's giving more emphasis to sound quality, not just smarts. HomePod's integration with Apple Music will be an advantage, particularly if the customer i...

Jun 06 2017

The iPhone's Best New Feature Does Nothing At All

Enrolling in Apple's beta program is totally free and you can do so right. Apple Inc . said it is injecting more artificial intelligence into its Apple Watch, updating...

Jun 06 2017

Apple's new iOS update aims to make driving with your iPhone safer

There's likely to be comparisons to the Amazon Echo and Google Home, but Homepod is different. Jan Dawson, chief analyst with Jackdaw Research, says the price is good f...

Jun 06 2017

Apple's HomePod puts Siri in living rooms

Naturally, HomePod is designed around two of AAPL's key services: Siri and Apple Music . "Just like the iPod reinvented music in our pocket, HomePod is going t...

Jun 06 2017

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

In contrast, reviewers have panned the sound quality of both the Google and Amazon speakers . Jan Dawson, chief analyst with Jackdaw Research, says the price is good...

Jun 06 2017

WWDC 2017: Apple launches augmented reality developer tools with ARKit

They've also upgraded the Memories feature with machine learning to spot different "kinds" of memories, and added a long exposure feature, so your photographs can becom...

Jun 06 2017

Kerr returns, leads Warriors in 132-113 rout

They're going to try to get their 3-point shooters going and rebound the ball. "What's our record now without me, like 800-12?" quipped Kerr, who missed the first 4...

Jun 06 2017

Apple enters the augmented reality fray with ARKit for iOS

Either way, major changes are coming down the line from Apple! And if wide color gamut, more screen real estate, and a 50% improvement in brightness isn't enough, ...

Jun 06 2017

IOS 11 Officially Eliminates 32-Bit App Support

Gone is the cluttered home page you see on opening the app; in its place is the Today tab: a series of scrollable cards that have apps of the day, games of the day, s...

Jun 06 2017

IOS 11: Eleven New Features For iPhone & iPad

First, messages will now be synched with iCloud and stay in sync while a message line is open. You'll soon be able send and receive money from your friends within Appl...

Jun 06 2017

Soon, iPhones will block texts while driving

Apple says it's giving more emphasis to sound quality, not just smarts. The assistant will be able to translate from English to select languages at the moment. The iMac ...