• Apple launches Homepod, takes aim at Amazon's Echo
Apple launches Homepod, takes aim at Amazon's Echo

When Amazon released the Amazon Echo at the end of 2014, its success took almost everyone by surprise. The newest one will be called High Sierra. All get used interchangeably. That's in stark contrast to Alexa and even Google Home , which are marketed as problem solving devices. All the other features - whether getting a quick news brief...

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  • 'Height of egotism': North Korea blasts U.S. withdrawal from Paris climate accord
'Height of egotism': North Korea blasts U.S. withdrawal from Paris climate accord

Following President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the USA from the Paris Climate Agreement , China and the European Union (EU) have pivoted to working with state leaders to curb carbon emissions . The Governor of California, the largest state in the US, took opposition to Mr. Trump's about-turn on the Paris Agreement a step further when...

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  • Apple Unveils Powerful New iMac Pro
Apple Unveils Powerful New iMac Pro

The company has gone as far as calling it the "most powerful Mac" ever , which seems at odds with the iMac Pro's classic look. However, the limelight of the lineup was stolen by the debut (or a sneak peek) at the upcoming souped version of the device called iMac Pro .

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  • Amazon Prime Video Is Coming To Apple TV After Years Of Delay
Amazon Prime Video Is Coming To Apple TV After Years Of Delay

You'll be able to override the Do Not Disturb While Driving feature by turning on the screen with the iPhone power button and then clicking on a button marked "I'm not driving". Apple says users will be able to take better photos in low lights thanks to image stabilization, flash and HDR. iOS 11 will also have a Do Not Disturb feature ...

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  • Rebellion announces Strange Brigade for PS4, Xbox One, and PC
Rebellion announces Strange Brigade for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Strange Brigade looks to be a four player, third person shooter with a variety of mythical creatures as enemies. Following a few hints earlier in the week, Rebellion has revealed their new IP as The Strange Brigade . And there in the unfamiliar you will encounter fantastic and forgotten civilizations, and maybe even unearth hidden treasures. ...

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  • WatchOS4 will sync your Apple Watch data with gym equipment
WatchOS4 will sync your Apple Watch data with gym equipment

As you may know, WatchOS 4 has features such as kaleidoscopic watch faces , which are great at making the display look cool, but not so good at saving battery life . However, it shouldn't all be doom and gloom, as with the announcement of WatchOS 4, the next wearable OS to release, it's possible that we can see the route Apple is taking wit...

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  • Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are heading to the 3DS
Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are heading to the 3DS

Out of pure speculation, we could get new details about the latest installments from Nintendo around E3 2017 this month. There's really no reason for Nintendo not to port the game over to Switch, while also releasing it on 3DS, at least giving consumers who don't own a 3DS the chance to pick up Sun and Moon , and experience them.

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  • This Is Apple's Insanely Powerful New iMac Pro
This Is Apple's Insanely Powerful New iMac Pro

The new iMac Pro is capable of 500W, 67% more power than the previous-gen iMac . For IO, there's 4X Thunderbolt 3, which can support two 5K displays and two high-performance RAID arrays, plus 10Gb Ethernet. Apple today updated its iMac line with up to three times more powerful graphics, faster processors, Thunderbolt 3, faster storage opti...

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  • Apple wants iMessage to be your customer service app
Apple wants iMessage to be your customer service app

Though Apple Pay has been around for a while, it never gained the momentum that was expected. Once transferred, the money will go into an Apple Pay cash card. Apple Pay's new functionality will be available across iOS 11 devices, as well as Apple Watch. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) Integrates New Feature Into Apple Pay appeared first on Market Excl...

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  • India Inc disappointed as RBI keeps rates unchanged
India Inc disappointed as RBI keeps rates unchanged

Indian Rupee closed 10 paise higher at 64.33 against the US Dollar. Major Sensex gainers on Wednesday were: Reliance Industries , up 1.96 per cent at Rs 1,339.20; ICICI Bank , up 1.91 per cent at Rs 324.75; Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M), up 1.49 per cent at Rs 1,432.75; Sun Pharma, up 1.31 per cent at Rs 511.15; and Hindustan Unilever, up 1.27...

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  • Your old iPhone is about to be obsolete. Thanks Apple
Your old iPhone is about to be obsolete. Thanks Apple

While there are a bunch of new features some will get excited about, there is one that many will not like so much and that's lost support for 32-bit devices and apps. This can be deactivated if the user is a passenger. The iOS 11 mobile operating system now paves way to awesome possibilities for augmented reality in games as well as apps.

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  • Qatar Airways ferries travellers home from Saudi
Qatar Airways ferries travellers home from Saudi

A day earlier, Trump discussed the crisis with King Salman of Saudi Arabia, which is leading the anti-Qatar campaign. Qatar has nonetheless forged regional alliances independently of its fellow Gulf Cooperation Council states, drawing accusations from Saudi Arabia and its allies of serving Iranian interests.

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  • Juventus coach Allegri extends contract through 2020
Juventus coach Allegri extends contract through 2020

Just days after Juventus were beaten 4-1 in the final of the Champions League by Real Madrid , Allegri has committed his future to the Old Lady by extending a contract that was due to expire in 2018. This afternoon the club has confirmed the contract extension, but Allegri will now be tied to the Bianconeri until 2020. His new salary is said...

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  • White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping
White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

Next week, those suing are expected to file arguments on the matter with the Supreme Court, and Trump's latest remarks will likely be a part of their briefs, legal experts said. "It makes it harder to argue this is not a Muslim ban, and more importantly, it makes it harder to argue that the president's statements should be irrelevant".

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  • Trump's team questioned on Russia, campaign collusion ahead of Comey testimony
Trump's team questioned on Russia, campaign collusion ahead of Comey testimony

He then said, "I need loyalty ". Comey viewed the request as such a shocking breach of protocol that he immediately documented in a memo left in the FBI's files. In the statement , Comey says he and Trump dined together privately in January. 56 percent of those surveyed say Trump is trying to interfere with investigations of possible Russian...

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  • Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi says he can not accept another season on bench
Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi says he can not accept another season on bench

Chelsea missed the chance to win a domestic double this season when they were beaten by Arsenal in the FA Cup final last month. GETTYMichy Batshuayi was underused by Chelsea last term I'm not the master of my destiny. It gave me a boost. That's normal. All players want that. "Everyone knows that I have to play more, that I have to score go...

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  • Nikki Haley in Jerusalem: We Won't Let UN Bully Israel Any More
Nikki Haley in Jerusalem: We Won't Let UN Bully Israel Any More

We seek to re-establish the council's legitimacy", Haley said . "They sense that the tone has changed", she added. US Ambassador to the UN Haley responded, "You know, that's all I've done, is tell the truth, and it's kind of overwhelming at the reaction".

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  • AMD launches Radeon Pro 500 graphics cards for iMac
AMD launches Radeon Pro 500 graphics cards for iMac

Radeon Pro 500 cards are available in the updated Apple iMac devices and feature support for 4K and 5K displays. The updated iMac features faster Kaby Lake processors up to 4.2 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 4.5 GHz and supports up to twice the memory as the previous generation.

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  • Existing climate efforts expected to keep US goals on track
Existing climate efforts expected to keep US goals on track

President Donald Trump withdrew the USA from that agreement last week. Each of us has the power to protest Trump's failure to maintain America's leadership in moderating climate change, simply and effectively, by what we choose at the grocery store.

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  • Apple Announces Vega-Equipped iMac Pro, Updates Existing Macs With Better Graphics
Apple Announces Vega-Equipped iMac Pro, Updates Existing Macs With Better Graphics

Amazon dominated smart home related products and services shipments in the three months through December, selling 88 percent of the 4.2 million smart speakers sold globally. For the first time ever on a Mac, iMac Pro features 10Gb Ethernet for up to 10 times faster networking. In short, the machines you can now buy from Apple are faster and...

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  • Government underestimated ordinary people, Jeremy Corbyn tells Glasgow rally
Government underestimated ordinary people, Jeremy Corbyn tells Glasgow rally

While Brexit and national security appeared to be the most important issues for the U.K., according to a public survey, Emre Gönen, an academic specializing in European Union politics at Istanbul's Bilgi University and a Daily Sabah columnist, told Daily Sabah that Turkish-U.K.

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  • Average Brokerage Rating Of T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS), DexCom, Inc. (DXCM)
Average Brokerage Rating Of T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS), DexCom, Inc. (DXCM)

The rating was maintained by Pivotal Research with "Buy" on Monday, December 7. Piper Jaffray began new coverage on DexCom , Inc. giving the company a "overweight" rating. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link . The shares were sold on May 17th for an average price of $68.39.

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  • Uber Exec Fired Over His Handling Of Rape Victim's Case In India
Uber Exec Fired Over His Handling Of Rape Victim's Case In India

The firm shared details of their findings with a subcommittee of Uber's directors, but further details relating to the reports are not expected to be released until next week at the earliest. Eric Alexander , Uber's president of business in Asia, was terminated on Tuesday for his actions after reporters began asking questions about the episode,...

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  • Forex - Dollar index pares gains amid U.S. political turmoil
Forex - Dollar index pares gains amid U.S. political turmoil

Britons head to the polls on Thursday, which is also when the European Central Bank (ECB ) will announce its latest interest rate decision, while the US Fed is expected to announce a rise next week. A little over two hours from the close , London stocks weakened 0.2 percent - albeit the FTSE 100 index has risen 20 percent since voters' shock ...

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  • This is us: Earliest fossils of our species found in Morocco
This is us: Earliest fossils of our species found in Morocco

There is no specific biological feature that validates a specimen as a member of modern Homo sapiens . At first the skull was linked to Neanderthals, a species that has been found in Europe but not Africa. "It's the face of people you could cross in the street today". The teeth - although big compared with those of today's humans - are a better ...

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  • Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official Chris Wray to lead FBI
Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official Chris Wray to lead FBI

During his time in the government, Wray was a member of the administration's Corporate Fraud Task Force and oversaw the fraud prosecutions of former executives at Enron Corp. Trump would try to weaken or politicize the Federal Bureau of Investigation". Mr. Trump abruptly fired Mr. Comey, who had told associates that he felt the president was tr...

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  • Trump Won't Try to Block Comey Testimony With Executive Privilege Claim
Trump Won't Try to Block Comey Testimony With Executive Privilege Claim

In a March hearing before the House Intelligence Committee, Comey for the first time announced the full scope of what had been known until then as the Russian Federation investigation. He was overseeing an FBI investigation into the issue before his dismissal. However, "I can not defend the Director's handling of the conclusion of the investi...

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  • 'DC's Legends of Tomorrow' Adds Muslim-American Superhero for Season 3
'DC's Legends of Tomorrow' Adds Muslim-American Superhero for Season 3

Technology has elicited incredible change in her future - however, human nature hasn't kept pace. "Fear, prejudice, and a lack of care for the planet have forced Zari to become a 'grey hat hacktivist.'" Basically, she sounds in part like Felicity stuck within the world of Helix, except while also dealing with cultural prejudices at the same time an...

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

All of the devices will be shipping from today and in stores from June 7. On stage during the keynote address at the Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple has surely announced internal upgrades for its long-standing iMac lineup. Finally, the processor got a big boost as well. Though sales have seemingly been healthy, Apple's MacBook Pro with t...

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  • Touching the Sun Spacecraft Mission Announced
Touching the Sun Spacecraft Mission Announced

As you can imagine, the heat shielding for this probe, which will be seven times closer than any previous mission to the sun, will be extensive. According to CNN , the mission's objectives include "tracing the flow of energy that heats and accelerates the sun's corona and solar wind , determining the structure and dynamics of the plasma and m...

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  • Apple HomePod brings Siri into the living room
Apple HomePod brings Siri into the living room

Apple said the upgrades make the Mac a great platform for developing virtual reality experiences. The research firm IDC says Apple and Xiaomi each has a worldwide market share of almost 15 percent in the first quarter. Apple is also updating the operating software for its Apple Watch, including new watch faces, more personalized alerts that use m...

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  • UK PM May's Conservatives on course for bigger majority
UK PM May's Conservatives on course for bigger majority

Corbyn had once opposed, such as renewing Britain's nuclear deterrent. The poll suggested the campaign has damaged the reputation of the Prime Minister, despite a likely Conservative win, with Theresa May's net approval ratings falling from plus 21% at the start of the campaign to just plus 5% on average across all voters.

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  • Apple introduces smart compact music speaker
Apple introduces smart compact music speaker

For instance, if a contact sends you a request for money, Siri will immediately surface the new Apple Pay feature in your messages which allows you to make person-to-person payments, a challenge to PayPal Holdings Inc.'s similar Venmo system.

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  • IMac Pro Is Apple's New Super-Powered Workhorse
IMac Pro Is Apple's New Super-Powered Workhorse

Up to 1 TB SSD storage, up to 16 GB memory. The base MacBook starts at $1,300 (and has up to 50% faster SSD), the base MacBook Pro 13 also stats at $1,300. And I can promise you, I'm not the only one that assumed the Magic Keyboard and Magic Mouse would be released in new Space Gray finishes later this year, sold separately from the iMac Pro.

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