• Korea rejects S. Korean group's offer of malaria help
Korea rejects S. Korean group's offer of malaria help

A day after North Korea rebuffed calls from South Korean civic groups to resume cross-border exchanges, Pyongyang is encouraging bilateral cooperation with Seoul by urging them to enforce summit declarations signed by the two countries in 2000 and 2007, APA reports quoting Sputnik.

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  • Apple Teases iMac Pro with Intel Xeon Processors, Crazy Specs
Apple Teases iMac Pro with Intel Xeon Processors, Crazy Specs

The refreshed notebooks are available for purchase via Apple.com starting today. Each and every iMac will now also ship with Intel's latest seventh generation "Kaby Lake" processors . The display on the device will be nearly bezel free, this will allow Apple to fit a 10.5 inch display into the same size casing as the 9.7 inch iPad Pro.

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  • Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C
Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

The speaker is powered by an A8 chip - the same chip found in the iPhone 6 - and lets the device learn its position in a room and optimise itself to deliver an immersive music listening experience, according to Apple . INSIDER rounded up four new products we're especially excited to try this year . With iOS 11 , you should get much more tha...

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  • Apple Showcases New iMac Pro Workstation at WWDC
Apple Showcases New iMac Pro Workstation at WWDC

Both the Apple iPad Pro 9 .7 and the iPad Pro 10 .5 run on iOS 10 , meaning the software experience will be nearly identical across these two models until iOS 11 launches in September. Moreover, Radeon Pro 500 series provides accelerated performance for the Radeon™ ProRender photorealistic ray-tracing rendering technology which is enabled for ...

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  • Apple iOS 11 adds 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature
Apple iOS 11 adds 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature

Apple also unveiled new Macs, addressing complaints that Apple has let its Mac lineup languish in favor of its better-selling products, namely the iPhone. Although the format is not exclusive to Apple, it's not yet clear how well the photos will work with non-Apple software and devices, which mostly use JPEG.

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  • Turned up to iOS 11 - what's new in Apple's latest system
Turned up to iOS 11 - what's new in Apple's latest system

So if your favourite app stops working when iOS 11 is released, you should probably blame the person who built it, rather than Apple. The Games Tab will be dedicated just for games, and will include recommendations, new releases, updates, videos, top charts, and hand-picked collections as well.

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  • Battleborn's unlimited Competitive Multiplayer Free Trial
Battleborn's unlimited Competitive Multiplayer Free Trial

Flairs are special pieces of gear introduced with the arrival of the Free Trial that bestow visual components on heroes, such as horns and headwear. There will be six free heroes that players can choose from, rotating every week between the game's 30 characters. Everyone who downloads the Free Trial will have access to all four competitive mo...

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  • Apple's iOS 11 to restrict logging into apps using social media platforms
Apple's iOS 11 to restrict logging into apps using social media platforms

Let us take stock of the situation. What is Files for iOS? The Do Not Disturb While Driving feature will launch as part of iOS 11 later this year. There are number of small changes in High Sierra . The challenges thus far included compatibility issues with Fusion Drives, for instance. Sorry, Chrome and Firefox devotees, you're bang out o...

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"We are still in" say U.S. states and businesses

The agreement aims to create a California-China Clean Technology Partnership, which would communicate about research, innovation, and commercialization, the governor's office said. "The Hawaii State Legislature understands the importance of taking action, and I applaud its work this session to ensure that we continue to deliver the island Earth tha...

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  • Apple Introduces 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature for iOS 11
Apple Introduces 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature for iOS 11

If you have the iOS 11 beta and want to test out the new inverted colors, simply go to Settings General Accessibility Display Accommodations Invert Colors . This isn't the first time that Apple has entered into the home audio space though. Here's hoping this long overdue feature will find its way to iOS with iOS 12.

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  • Manchester United rival AC Milan for Real Madrid striker
Manchester United rival AC Milan for Real Madrid striker

Spain worldwide Morata has been linked with a move away from the Champions League winners after failing to establish himself in Zinedine Zidane's first team. Morata should fit the bill as he managed to score an impressive 20 goals for Madrid last season despite only starting 16 times in all competitions for the Champions League winners.

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  • HP takes on Apple's External Graphics Kit with its new OMEN Accelerator
HP takes on Apple's External Graphics Kit with its new OMEN Accelerator

Check out their respective websites for more details about them. A 7th generation Intel i7 processor is onboard as well with leverage for overclocking courtesy of the machine's "advanced thermals". With more space this year on the tower, you can configure the desktop with up to two graphics cards, choosing between dual Nvidia GTX 1080Ti or dual...

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  • Michelle Obama's Fireside Chat with Apple
Michelle Obama's Fireside Chat with Apple

She was introduced by Tim Cook himself before sitting down with Lisa Jackson, the former head of the EPA who now heads up social and environmental initiatives for Apple . Obama during her White House days was flashed on the screen, Michelle used the opportunity to reflect on racial issues. Michelle Obama said that building a trustworthy, div...

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  • WhatsApp Adds Photo Filters and Albums to Stay Relevant Among Teens
WhatsApp Adds Photo Filters and Albums to Stay Relevant Among Teens

No Android launch date has been provided, but it is likely that they will show up in the near future. These photos and videos will now automatically be grouped together as an album , creating a tile display within the shared messages. These are the most commonly used photo filters out there, which is why these five filters were added first. Wi...

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  • Apple HomePod speaker to compete with Amazon Echo
Apple HomePod speaker to compete with Amazon Echo

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. Messages, as well as photos and videos, now occupy less space on a device, freeing up more storage to the user.

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

So should Amazon and Google be anxious by Apple's new gadget? Cook has always been bullish about the prospects for augmented reality , and Apple is working on smart glasses, people familiar with the plans have said. In one demo, Apple executive Craig Federighi pointed a camera at a table on stage and added a virtual coffee cup and a ...

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  • Foxconn insider leaks info on iPhone 8, Apple Glasses
Foxconn insider leaks info on iPhone 8, Apple Glasses

They also mentioned it will run both face and iris recognition software for authentication. No version is planned with a rear fingerprint scanner . No Type C port would be available; rather Apple has chose to stick to its old Lightning port.

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  • Apple 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google
Apple 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google

It features a 12-megapixel camera-like that on the iPhone 7-and a 7MP selfie cam. The iMac Pro was to begin shipping in December with a starting price of $4,999. The iPod wasn't the first MP3 player, and the iPad wasn't the first tablet. Yet it isn't as bulky as the 12.9-inch model. On the portable side, MacBooks are also being upgraded.

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  • Samsung to launch Galaxy J 2017 series in Kenya soon
Samsung to launch Galaxy J 2017 series in Kenya soon

The Galaxy J3 2017 features a 5-inch HD display, an Exynos 7570 processor, 1.5GB RAM, 16GB internal storage (expandable up to 256GB via microSD), a pair of 5-megapixel and 2-megapixel cameras at the back and on the front respectively, a 2,600mAh battery and Android 7 .0 Nougat.

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  • Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)
Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)

To supplement the internal hardware, it also comes with plenty of I/O ports to allow users to take advantage of all that compute power to run multiple HD displays. And an all-new thermal design is said to deliver up to 80 percent more cooling capacity in the same thin and seamless iMac design. Designed for high-end graphics editing, virtual rea...

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  • Apple premieres first original series Planet of the Apps
Apple premieres first original series Planet of the Apps

Beats 1 DJ Zane Lowe will serve as the host, while Gwyneth Paltrow , Jessica Alba , Will.i.am, and entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk will act as judges and mentors. One team tries to adapt after Google announces a feature similar to its own concept. Apple typically keeps 30% of fees from app purchases but this amount can go down to 15% with subs...

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  • Apple aims to 'reinvent home music' with HomePod smart speaker
Apple aims to 'reinvent home music' with HomePod smart speaker

Apple will compete with Google Home and Amazon Echo later this year with a new speaker called HomePod. The HomePod is an AI-powered speaker, powered by the same Siri voice assistant found in iPhones and iPads. It also (like every AI Speaker out there) boasts of a touchscreen upper-surface that can be used to trigger Siri. Some industry ins...

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  • You can't buy iMac Pro Space Gray accessories separately
You can't buy iMac Pro Space Gray accessories separately

Apple has embedded 27-inch Retina 5K display with support for 1 billion colors in new iMac Pro . The new Apple iMac Pro will start at a price of $4,999 in the USA and will be available in December. That's the same price the new 13-inch MacBook Pro will be starting at, too. We're talking better screens, more memory, the latest Intel Kaby Lake 7...

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  • Dollar hits seven-month low
Dollar hits seven-month low

Oil fell back following a brief recovery after Saudi Arabia and several other Arab states severed ties with Qatar , accusing it of supporting extremism and undermining regional stability. The diplomatic spat in the Middle East left oil prices hovering just below $50 a barrel and this, in turn, hit European stocks, which tumbled across the board.

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  • Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room
Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room

At the event in San Jose, Northern California, not far from Apple's headquarters in Cupertino, Cook said his company now has 16 million registered software developers worldwide for its consumer electronics and 3 million of them were added a year ago.

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  • Qatar says Kuwait trying to mediate, solve Gulf crisis
Qatar says Kuwait trying to mediate, solve Gulf crisis

A Qatari official said the rift was pushing Doha in the direction of leaving the six-state Gulf Cooperation Council, "with deep regret".Qatar's leader, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, spoke by telephone overnight with his counterpart in Kuwait and, in order to allow Kuwait to mediate, made a decision to put off a planned speech to the nation, the ...

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  • Apple expected to reveal Amazon and Google smart speaker rival
Apple expected to reveal Amazon and Google smart speaker rival

The Echo, released in 2015, and Google Home , released previous year, were the first entrants in a promising market. That all changes with the introduction of the HomePod . The speaker will also act as the ideal home hub, which will be accessible via the iPhone or iPad - now that HomeKit has support for the same. The top of HomePod will light...

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  • Michelle Obama to Developers: Make Room for Women in Tech
Michelle Obama to Developers: Make Room for Women in Tech

Now, the couple is trying to take one trip a month to experience the world in different ways. She also talked about the "healthy process" of writing her book. "Take some time to know yourself". Things are gonna be fine, you're fine, everything's fine. "But we don't want to confront our own families on stuff [we] care about".

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  • No result again gives Australia hopes a cold shower
No result again gives Australia hopes a cold shower

Starc then removed the last man Mehedi Hasan to bundle the Bangladeshi innings to 182 in 44.3 overs. Chasing a moderate target of 183 runs, Australia were cruising at 83 for one from 16 overs. No less impressive was David Warner later passing 4,000 one-day worldwide runs in his 93rd innings, the fastest Australian to do so and third fastest...

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  • Apple Revamps iPhone Software, Adds Augmented Reality Features
Apple Revamps iPhone Software, Adds Augmented Reality Features

Apple said it has also updated the processors in its iMac and MacBook Pro lineup to Intel's most recent "Kaby Lake" processors. You can activate it with a wake word-"Hey Siri "-and ask an artificially intelligent assistant, Siri , to play music".

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  • ISRO's GSAT-19/ GSLV MK III: Countdown Begins For Heaviest Rocket Launch
ISRO's GSAT-19/ GSLV MK III: Countdown Begins For Heaviest Rocket Launch

India on Monday launched its heaviest rocket to date with a 3.1 ton communications satellite on board - taking the country one step closer to manned missions. Apart from the cryogenic engine, designated C25, carrying about 28 tonnes of propellants, it has two solid strap-on motors (S200) and a core liquid booster (L110).

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  • Apple's HomePod Cranks Up the Price
Apple's HomePod Cranks Up the Price

Curiously absent in this copying, however, was Apple . Connecting to the internet over Wi-Fi, the speaker logs into the same Apple Music account as used on the customer's iPhone , meaning their favourite albums, artists and playlists are ready to be requested by Siri and listened to.

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  • Apple debuts HomePod speaker
Apple debuts HomePod speaker

APPLE has announced it will roll out a new feature to iPhones that can lock users out of the device while they are driving. However, the base model starts at $4,999 and so this machine could be out of reach for most professionals. This is synced across all devices. Schiller announced Siri first and foremost as the Homepod's "musicologist",...

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  • NASA's Parker Solar Probe Aims for Sun Orbit by 2018
NASA's Parker Solar Probe Aims for Sun Orbit by 2018

Such observations can improve space weather forecasts and prepare Earth for drastic events like solar flares, which can cripple our electronics. It's named the " Parker Solar Probe " after the Chicago physicist who discovered solar wind in the 1950s.

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  • Ancient Mars lake had microbe-friendly conditions
Ancient Mars lake had microbe-friendly conditions

The new study is built on lots of individual analyses of rock samples done by Curiosity as it headed up the slopes. The full statement from the Department of Energy and Los Alamos National Laboratory is below. These environments could have nurtured microbes that thrive in oxidant-rich conditions, oxidant-poor conditions, and at the inte...

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