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Jun 06 2017

Apple officially intros support for virtual reality in macOS at WWDC'17

It's interesting too that Apple focused on creatives and content creation - the Mac has never been known as a gaming platform, so focusing on its core creative user bas...

Jun 06 2017

Apple unveils what's next for Macs: macOS High Sierra

The consumer electronics giant claims that High Safari is now the fastest browser in the world, outperforming rivals such as Google 's Chrome and Microsoft's Edge ;...

Jun 06 2017

Apple Announces 10.5-Inch iPad Pro

Apple also talked about an app Ikea is making to help people visualize furniture in their homes before they buy it. Other new watchfaces include a kaleidoscope and new...

Jun 06 2017

WWDC'17: Apple still knows how to pull genuine surprises

An internet-connected speaker called HomePod is coming in December for about $350. This includes interactions with the Apple Pencil, which Apple says will feel m...

Jun 06 2017

Apple unveils iOS 11 with Metal 2, updated Siri, and more

When people now access the redesigned app store , they will be shown a daily update of what's new on the app store under a new tab called "Today". In addition Apple has ...

Jun 06 2017

Possible terror link probed as police shoot dead hostage-taker in Melbourne

Police are now investigating whether the incident is terror-related and counter-terror investigators were on the scene last night. Police arrived at the Bay St apartmen...

Jun 06 2017

Apple pushes Siri to the front at its annual developer conference

Tim Cook at Apple's annual world wide developer conference (WWDC) in San Jose. Each app will also get its own page that developers can customize. Apple replaced the ent...

Jun 06 2017

IMac Pro, the Most Powerful Mac Ever, Arrives This December

Apple also introduced a new version of the 12.9in iPad Pro with new screen features (which are included in the 10.5in model as well). Surprisingly, the MacBook Air gets...

Jun 06 2017

Ancient lake on Mars harboured diverse microbial life

This means that parts of the lake consisted of more oxygen than others-something common in lakes on Earth. For now, there's no way to know whether life ever did emerge ...

Jun 06 2017

Saudi Arabia shuts down Al Jazeera office

Closing all transport ties with Qatar, the three Gulf states gave Qatari visitors and residents two weeks to leave. Qatar and the countries that have broken relations w...

Jun 06 2017

Olivier Giroud : My Future Is With Arsenal

Hat. The Sun on Sunday quotes the Nigerian who has never hidden his support for the Frenchman who has been widely criticised for the lack of Premier League title wi...

Jun 06 2017

Durant, Curry Again Lead Warriors To Rout Of Cavs

With the win, the Warriors set an National Basketball Association record for most consecutive playoff victories at 14. Love gave the Cavs a needed second offensive th...

Jun 06 2017

Apple WWDC 2017 - How to follow it and what to expect

A new Apple ad showed what the world could look like without apps, triggered after a hapless Apple employee unplugged something in a server room. CEO Tim Cook said A...

Jun 06 2017

British police name two London Bridge attackers

May said the department's had personnel saved "countless lives" by killing the three accused within eight minutes during the recent attacks in London . Because there ...

Jun 06 2017

Saudi Arabia shuts Al Jazeera office amid row with Doha

The crisis comes after US President Donald Trump's recent visit to Saudi Arabia for a summit with Arab leaders. "What is happening is the preliminary result of the ...

Jun 06 2017

Sheriff says shooter targeted former co-workers

Though Demings and other authorities have been broadly characterizing the shooting as that by a disgruntled former employee, Demings stopped short Monday afternoon of off...

Jun 06 2017

Cosby's TV daughter will accept jury's verdict

Johnson said Cosby pressured her to take a large white pill that knocked her out. "Trust, betrayal and inability to consent", Feden said. That's what this case is abo...

Jun 06 2017

How to get the new version of macOS 10.13

For Silicon readers the real interest lies with the new version of Safari which Apple is claiming is the fastest browser around; some 80 percent faster than Google's...

Jun 06 2017

New Zealand keen to take Australia form against England

In response Smith's men were 83-1 off 16 overs before the heavens opened. "I think our team respond well to must-win games", Starc said. "I was happy to keep playing ...

Jun 06 2017

RBA holds cash rate for June

RBA officials were unanimous in deciding to leave the overnight cash rate at 1.5%, where it has stood since August of last month. "Wage growth remains low and this i...