Stories about Electronics

Jun 09 2017

Here's why Apple's Siri may be lagging behind Amazon Alexa and Google

Amazon has a lot to lose with the release of the HomePod given that it dominates the market for voice-controlled speakers. Apple has finally made its claim on the Blu...

Jun 09 2017

IOS 11 on the iPad Pro is still missing one important feature

What I want to do instead is give you some insight into the big conceptual changes in iOS 11 for iPad users - and there are quite a few of them - along with some smalle...

Jun 09 2017

Best Buy is Offering a Deal on the Newest iPad Pro Models

Thus, the feature saves you from receiving multiple yet same notifications that I find irritating at times. That means a bigger, more comfortable keyboard, while still ...

Jun 09 2017

HomePod, Echo, Google Home: How secure are your speakers?

Speaking to USA Today in an interview published on Wednesday, Amazon senior vice president of devices David Limp seemed unmoved by Apple's new smart home speaker H...

Jun 09 2017

IOS 11 Beta Visual Tour in Screenshots Running on iPhone 7 Plus

Apple announced iOS 11 this week at its annual developer show, and later this month, you'll be able to install a beta version of the new system on your own devices. ...

Jun 09 2017

Amazon Open To Bringing Siri Onto The Echo

Google already tries to be proactive with its Assistant on Android phones and Google Home speaker. Apple announced its first ever smart speaker , HomePod , on ...

Jun 09 2017

Biggest Changes Apple Didn't Announce on Stage at WWDC

However, if the users have an older iPhone with apps you still use regularly that isn't updated often as they may want to check that situation carefully before upgrading ...

Jun 09 2017

Apple likely to expand NFC capabilities beyond Apple Pay with iOS 11

For example, based on searches made using the Safari browser, Siri will be able to offer more personalized place and topic suggestions on Mail, Messages and other apps....

Jun 09 2017

Apple Developer Conference Highlights — Tech Bytes

Siri will be voice activated to respond to requests for information and other help around the house. It unveiled the Apple Watch in September 2014. The company "can't a...

Jun 09 2017

Infosys denies reports of co-founders selling stake

Mr.Murthy also had raised corporate governance issue in the company. The founders have also expressed dissent with high salaries and hikes being paid to the company's pre...

Jun 09 2017

Hands on with Apple's first Developer Beta of iOS 11

Whereas Wi-Fi Sense automatically shares the Wi-Fi credentials with all your contacts, the Wi-Fi sharing feature in iOS 11 requires you to manually accept each iPhone ...

Jun 09 2017

How secure are your "smart home" speakers?

The speaker is then also able to detect its surroundings, Apple says, using room-sensing technology to become aware when it's placed in the centre or corner of a room a...

Jun 09 2017

The inside story of how Apple's Siri lost its lead over rivals

These giants are battling over still-emerging fields that are expected to turn into technological gold mines, much the way personal computers and smartphones became money...

Jun 09 2017

Apple Adds iMac Pro as Other Macs Get Performance Upgrades

There is also a 4k model at $1,299, and a pricier version that starts at $1,799. And if you want speed from your storage, you'll be happy to know that all 27-inch models ...

Jun 09 2017

How many Cooks spoil the broth? Just one at Apple

As you may well remember, last year's iOS 10 brought new Lock Screen features, as well as the integration of third party apps in iMessage and Apple Maps . The mo...

Jun 09 2017

Google Home crosses over to Canada, in French too

You'll now find the Google Home smart speaker up for pre-order on the Canadian version of Google's online store. If none of that helps and your Google Home unit is stil...

Jun 09 2017

Samsung to take on Amazon, Google, and Apple with Bixby-powered speaker

Amazon's Echo devices and the Google Home have initially entered the fray, with other smaller players like LG, Harmon Kardon, and Mattel also trying to make their mark...

Jun 09 2017

Apple is making the iPad into a lackluster MacBook

Support for LTE Advanced and 802.11ac Wi-Fi, along with an embedded Apple SIM make it easier to stay connected when traveling in more than 180 countries and regions. iO...

Jun 09 2017

Samsung is Reportedly Building a Bixby Speaker

It's certainly a major paint point: A user can only access select apps pre-approved by Apple using Siri . With the announcement of the new Apple HomePod , the tech gi...

Jun 09 2017

Accolade is apparently back from the dead and making a Bubsy game

Reporter: Do you know Mario? Bubsy the Bobcat was a gaming legend in the 90s with titles on the Jaguar, SNES, PlayStation, Genesis and PC that skyrocketed to the mid...