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Jun 08 2017

Apple takes on distracted driving with 'do not disturb while driving' feature

If someone tries to text you while you're driving, the person texting you will get an automatic message saying that you're driving, and that you're unable to respond. As ...

Jun 08 2017

Comey to Congress: President Trump told him, 'I need loyalty'

Some may attempt to divert attention from Comey's remarks about Trump by focusing on two issues they've repeatedly seized on: leaks and revealing the names of Americans i...

Jun 08 2017

US Oil Production Could Reach Historic Levels This Year

USA crude stockpiles have declined since hitting a record 535.5 million barrels at the end of March, according to Energy Information Administration data. Oil markets ed...

Jun 08 2017

Apple store is down, new iPad Pro announcement likely to blame

The company also announced upgrades for its 27-inch and 21.5-inch iMACS, its desktop computers, which will start at $1,099, with additional models at $1,299 and $1,799. I...

Jun 08 2017

Be Careful Celebrating Google's New Ad Blocker. Here's What's Really Going On

If Google does not do anything they are going to continue to lose the ability to monetize millions upon millions of users. The tool enables the publishers to restrict acc...

Jun 08 2017

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iOS 11 Won't Support 32-Bit Apps

Dubbed " Do Not Disturb while Driving ", Apple's new operating mode for the iPhone functions a lot like its existing " Do Not Disturb " mode, which silences all not...

Jun 08 2017

Apple Is Making It Easier to Repair Cracked iPhone Screens (AAPL)

The company uses its Horizon Machine to fix the screens and had previously restricted the availability of the machine to its almost 500 retail stores. ComputerCare als...

Jun 08 2017

Apple expected to unveil smart speaker at developers' conference

As one expects from such assistants, Siri is also capable enough to 'send out messages, get updates on news, sports and weather, or control smart home devices .' The sp...

Jun 08 2017

Apple reportedly adds support for FLAC lossless audio in iOS 11

And it's not just your local files; the app will integrate cloud services like Dropbox, Google Drive and Box. Still, even if Apple doesn't offer that functionalit...

Jun 08 2017

Hawaii First To Pass Laws Committing To Goals Of Paris Accord

TORONTO UN environment chief Erik Solheim said on Monday that jobs will go elsewhere if the USA slows down on transforming to a greener economy. But Africa Union Comm...

Jun 08 2017

The iMac Pro combines a familiar look with a dark twist

The low-power Y-series chips the MacBook uses see the biggest performance boost from the Kaby Lake upgrade, and Apple has also added the refined butterfly switch ke...

Jun 08 2017

Apple NFC support for iOS may be coming

When Apple unveiled iOS 11 earlier this week on the WWDC stage , one of our most thirsted-after features appeared to be simultaneously confirmed and debunked, depend...

Jun 08 2017

Apple Revamps iPhone Software, Adds Augmented Reality Features

In urgent situations, recipients of that message will be able to reply with the word urgent in order to push a message through. If the user is not the driver, the featur...

Jun 08 2017

Compass Group reiterated as Hold By Numis Securities

HSBC Holdings plc reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 425 ($5.53) price target on shares of BT Group plc in a report on Monday, March 13th. The company's 50 day moving ...

Jun 08 2017

India put into orbit its most powerful rocket

ISRO kick-started the 25-and-half hour countdown for the launch on Sunday at 3:58 PM. Why the launch is crucial for ISRO? GSLV Mk III is created to carry 4-ton class ...

Jun 08 2017

IPhone 7 and 7 Plus will support NFC tags with iOS 11

However, if your vehicle doesn't support USB or Bluetooth, don't fret: Apple said iPhones will be tracked via a satellite while the mode is on that will determine wheth...

Jun 08 2017

Apple iMac gets serious spec boost for 2017

As far as the graphics support, the 13-inch version will offer an Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 while the higher end model will tote an Intel Iris Plus Graphic 650. Apple ...

Jun 08 2017

Apple's New Business Chat Will Bring Customer Service to iMessage

These peer-to-peer apps are especially popular with young people , who use them for everything from swapping rent among roommates to repaying friends for group outings ...