Stories about Tech

Jun 09 2017

Apple just updated the iMac - here's what's new

I have, however, compiled some of my initial impressions regarding Apple's refreshed desktop and laptop line-up. Apple today updated its iMac line with up to three ti...

Jun 09 2017

Apple teases iMac packing 18-core Intel Xeon CPU, AMD Vega GPU

This is a huge improvement for iMacs and the MacBook , but it's deeply deeply annoying for those of us who bought the newly redesigned MacBook Pro back in November. ...

Jun 09 2017

Apple helped United Kingdom investigate terrorist attacks, says CEO Tim Cook

While Cook told Bloomberg that Apple ( aapl ) won't modify its encryption to make it easier for law enforcement to access data, he said his company can still furnish in...

Jun 09 2017

Apple Showcases New iMac Pro Workstation at WWDC

Nothing to get too excited about, but Apple has been inconsistent with keeping up with the industry, so this is a good step. The brand has also introduced a new 13-inch ...

Jun 09 2017

WWDC 2017: Apple introduces smart compact music speaker

Schiller talked up the HomePod's "musicologist" features, which can answer requests like "Play something new ", "What was the top song in 1983?" and "Who's the drummer...

Jun 09 2017

Samsung unveils its updated J-series lineup for 2017

This year, however, it looks like Samsung is a little more comfortable launching closer to the iPhone 8 (or whatever Apple's next iPhone will be called). The Note 8 o...

Jun 09 2017

6 things you need to know about the Apple HomePod

Citing "people familiar with the two companies", the report indicates that Amazon and Apple are "close to an agreement" that would bring Amazon's app to Apple's b...

Jun 09 2017

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

Speaking onstage yesterday at the event in San Jose , California, Cook said that Amazon will join the content line-up of its new TV app, which it unveiled in October. ...

Jun 09 2017

Apple introduces power-packed iOS 11, wireless home speaker

To show the tools off, Apple invited Wingnut AR, the company formed by "Lord of the Rings" director Peter Jackson, on stage. Apple has about 50 media partners that ...

Jun 09 2017

Apple unveils "breakthrough home speaker" to rival Amazon and Google

Cook used the Apple keynote to show off new iPad and Mac computer models, as well as provide glimpses at coming versions of the software powering the technology titan's...

Jun 09 2017

Apple unveils 'the most powerful Mac we have ever made'

Needless to say, that these new iMacs would run on the latest Mac OS High Sierra. The starting price for the new iMacs ranges from $1,099 to $1,799 and they're avail...

Jun 09 2017

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

In addition to this, while newer devices will be eligible for the upgrade, some of the older apps available on the App Store will no longer work. Users can choose to ac...

Jun 09 2017

New images of Windows 10 smartphone prototype with Snapdragon 835

The key behind this fundamental change is the integrated design of Snapdragon 835, which includes a CPU, modem, GPU, DSP, Audio, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, PMIC and Global Positio...

Jun 09 2017

Verizon-Yahoo deal, a grab for digital-ad cash, approved

But it will be competing against a slew of other companies also looking to break in. Verizon announced an agreement to acquire Yahoo in July of previous year, after a...

Jun 08 2017

Apple refreshes MacBook lineup with Kaby Lake

The iMac also comes with Thunderbolt 3 port. The iMac Retina 4K 21.5-inch, meanwhile, will have a Radeon Pro 555 or 560 and up to 4GB VRAM. The 21.5-inch model delivers u...

Jun 08 2017

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

It will not work on the iPhone 5 (released in 2012) or the iPhone 5C (2013), as well as fourth-generation iPads (2012). The other downside is that some apps will st...

Jun 08 2017

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

The lack of an iPhone 5 iOS 11 beta means that an iPhone 5 iOS 11 update in the fall is unlikely. Here are some of the key features to expect come download t...

Jun 08 2017

IPhone to add new feature that will stop texting while driving

When activated (on the iPhone go to Settings General iPhone Storage) the feature works automatically in the background, but users can also choose to offload individual ...

Jun 08 2017

Uber Moves To Repair Tainted Image with 20 Firings, 1 Hiring

The report from Recode is damning-until you remember all the other insane things that CEO Travis Kalanick, his righthand man Emil Michael, and others have gotten away...

Jun 08 2017

Apple pushes Siri to the fore at annual developer conference

This device is a smart speaker which is integrated with Apple's trademark artificial intelligence software, Siri . Siri now uses machine learning "on-device" to su...