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IOS 11 will let you record your iPhone or iPad's screen

We have it now installed on our iPhone 7 Plus, running the iOS 11 developer preview. Apple Maps and other navigation apps , like Google Maps, will work, but not without a bit of difficulty, CNN...

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Apple puts Siri helper at center of home-tech empire

With the release of the HomePod , that option seems to be off the table, but it remains to be seen whether Apple can make a dent in Sonos' dominant lead. However, in a reference to current tensio...

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Siri enters the living room as Apple debuts HomePod speaker

The Siri digital assistant has been updated to understand more spoken requests focused on music, he added. Apple Inc kicked off its annual developer conference on Monday by unveiling a "Siri fac...

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HomePod brings Apple's Siri into the living room

The device is equipped with six different microphones so that users can use their voices to interact with the device fluently and effectively "even while loud music is playing", according to Apple ...

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Apple Thinks Its Smart HomePod Will 'Reinvent' Home Audio

HomePod capped a keynote presentation that included updates to Apple's iPad and Mac laptop lines, and upgraded operating software enabling augmented reality for iPhones and iPads. The main improveme...

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Apple launches HomePod speaker at developers' conference

Though some pundits might say Apple is late to the game in terms of home audio, the company debuted with much fanfare its new HomePod speaker featuring Siri voice control. Apple executive Phil S...

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Apple Reveals (Apple Homepod) HomePod speaker On Monday at WWDC 2017

At $350 a speaker, HomePod is almost double the price of Amazon Echo , which retails for $180. Notably, Google Assistant has made the move from Google's own Pixel smartphone to third-party sm...

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HomePod Is Apples Unimaginative Answer To Google Home And Amazon Echo

HomePod Is Apples Unimaginative Answer To Google Home And Amazon Echo

Apple announced this $350 smart speaker at WWDC to go up against Amazon Echo , Google Home , and Sonos Play 3 . The HomePod is similar to rival devices like the Amazon Echo and Google...

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Apple Announces The HomePod

Apple offered its own technology for developers to build on, and Macquarie said the new ARKit platform "has seemingly instantaneously become the standard for AR". Created to deliver a superior aud...

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Your Home: The next big thing for Apple

Tim Cook , CEO, speaks during Apple's annual world wide developer conference (WWDC) in San Jose, California , US June 5, 2017 . American Multinational Technology Company, Apple announces Home...

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

In an Apple developer document published this week, it suggests that iOS 11 could open up the NFC feature inside the iPhone to other uses besides Apple Pay . As you might expect, the devices in ...

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After Smart Watch, Apple introduces smart compact music speaker

Apple took the wraps off its first wireless smart speaker , the HomePod , at its Worldwide Developers Conference this week. The iMac Pro was to begin shipping in December with a starting price ...

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Election 2017: Where can I vote in Newham?

Election 2017: Where can I vote in Newham?

When is the General Election 2017? Online we have rounded up everything that you need to know before the big night on Thursday (8 June). After registering to vote, you should have received a polli...

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Apple HomePod vs. Amazon Echo: The similarities and differences, explained

The HomePod , Apple Music and Siri deliver a music experience in the home that streams ad-free directly to the HomePod . "For us it's not about being first", Cook said in the interview. For ...

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Apple will keep conversations with Siri and HomePod a secret

The device was previewed on stage Monday at WWDC , Apple's annual developer conference in San Jose. " Apple reinvented portable music with iPod and now HomePod will reinvent how we enjoy music...

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WWDC 2017: Apple unveils virtual reality, browser privacy features on Macs

By watching what users search for and interact with, Siri can offer assistance in a variety of ways; either through more relevant search results, more useful messaging prompts or even more appropria...

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Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into living room

The number one brand in streaming audio, Sonos , has a lot of speakers, but it needs to add voice to survive. "Well, now don't worry about it because we have autoplay blocking in Safari". Apple's ...

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Apple Launches 'HomePod,' Its First New Product in (Almost) 3 Years

Apple Launches 'HomePod,' Its First New Product in (Almost) 3 Years

The company is also encouraging developers to do more with Siri by opening software tools to incorporate Siri into apps . More than 35 million people in the US are expected to use a voice-activ...

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Apple Gets Into The Smart Speaker Market With HomePod

Apple Gets Into The Smart Speaker Market With HomePod

Apple is going to release HomePod in white and space gray colors in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia this December for $349. HomePod doubles as a home assistant since it's power...

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Apple unveils HomePod speaker, iMac upgrades

The HomePod is Apple's first new gadget in almost three years , following its announcement of the Apple Watch in September 2014 . "If Apple had not done this, its customers would embrace Ama...

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WWDC unveils Apple's newest gadget, the HomePod

However, the Cupertino, California-based company has yet to spring into the home speaker market - that is, until now. Spatial awareness technology means that the device can tell where it is posi...

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Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe

Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe

According to Recode , Alexander's case had been among the 215 claims investigated by the law firms Perkins Coie and Covington & Burling, but Alexander had not been among the more than 20 employees ...

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Apple Unveils HomePod to take on Amazon's Echo

And not being first to market means Apple's HomePod faces stiff competition from Amazon Echo , Google Home , and later this year high-end Sonos speakers will come with Amazon's Alexa voice as...

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Apple unveils new top-end desktop computer 'iMac Pro'

At the top of the slew of announcements, Apple revealed that new iMac displays are 43 percent brighter, capable of displaying one billion colors, and sport 10-bit dithering. The new iPad will also m...

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WWDC 2017: Apple leaks details of file manager app iOS 11

WWDC 2017: Apple leaks details of file manager app iOS 11

Cook also praised the Apple developer community which has 16 million registered developers and added three million a year ago. Some industry-watchers have also predicted Apple will announce ha...

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Apple's New HomePod Speaker to Compete with Amazon Echo

HomePod will take on lower priced Amazon Echo and Google Home , which have had momentum in the arena of voice-controlled speakers capable of controlling smart appliances, fetching content from the...

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New Apple iOS 11 will end support for iPhone 5 and 5c

The good part about the feature is that it not only organises files on your iPad and iPhone but also those in apps, in iCloud and in Dropbox. And if you release a major new version that dras...

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Amazon executive says he's open to Siri on Amazon Echo

That woofer plus an advanced algorithm that continuously analyzes the music and dynamically helps tunes the lower end frequencies that typically result in choppy, muddy noise, makes the new HomeP...

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IPhone 8: iOS 11 nearly confirms OLED screen and night mode

On iPad, you sometimes have to swipe up at least twice, however. Starting with iOS 11 you'll be able to drag and drop items from one app to another. There's no need to laboriously open each app to...

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India to gain full membership of SCO at Astana summit

India and Pakistan are expected to officially join the SCO during the upcoming June 8-9 summit in Astana . The meeting may help bridge the increasing gap in ties between the two countries, which...

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