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If all the reports are to be believed, Apple could be taking the wraps off the much-rumored Siri Speaker tonight. Apple might offer a demo during the conference, but it will start selling it by the end of the year. However, the June event is being considered important since a lot of announcements could be made with the possible release of the next flagship smartphones in the offing in September.
  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Could Unveil Siri-Powered Speaker Next Week

    Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Could Unveil Siri-Powered Speaker Next Week

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    Why this matters: Apple is banking on a smart speaker with superior sound quality and deeper ties to the Apple ecosystem. The Siri Speaker has been created to compete against the Amazon Echo and Google Home . A new report also suggests that the Siri speaker will be a similar affair to what was found on the Sonos PLAYBASE and PLAYBAR, which offer virtual surround sound that fills the room.
  • I'm delighted, I'm Champions League's top scorer again - Cristiano Ronaldo

    I'm delighted, I'm Champions League's top scorer again - Cristiano Ronaldo

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    The moment also belonged to Real Madrid coach Zinedane Zidane , who can point to a pair of Champions League trophies and a La Liga crown after just 18 months at the helm. "Clearly we need to improve the team to achieve a higher level of technical skill - but after the holidays we'll go back to work with a new stimulus".
  • Mychal Thompson says rumors of Klay Thompson's unhappiness is fake news

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    But the same was said a year ago when the team won the first two games of the Finals against Cleveland by a combined 48 points. What stood out about Game 1 wasn't just the statlines, it was the little things. James (28 points, 15 rebounds), Kevin Love (15 points, 21 rebounds) and Kyrie Irving (24 points) put up big numbers for Cleveland in the opener.
  • Apple Siri Speaker enters production ahead of expected 5 June reveal

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    So how is Apple going to compete when it's arriving late to a market already ruled by Amazon's Echo powered by Alexa, Google Home powered by its Google Assistant and Microsoft's Cortana featured in the Harman Kardon Invoke speaker? According to Apple analyst Gene Munster, "this will be a platform for developing Apple's services".
  • Raiders members share reactions, predictions on NBA Finals

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    It is what it is. "But that's what stands out". Game 2 between the Warriors and the Cavaliers will tip off Sunday night at 5 p.m. PT at Oracle Arena. Rihanna is a well known follower of James and the Cavaliers and because of that, some believed she and Golden State Warrior Kevin Durant were engaged in some tension during the game .
  • Six Killed After Terrorists Mow Down Pedestrians, Slash Throats in London

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    Police were then called to a third incident in the Vauxhall area. Prime Minister Theresa May called it a "terrible incident" and expressed "huge gratitude" to police and emergency services. Eyewitness Kaine Pieri tweeted footage of the initial chaos near London Bridge as police secured the area and cleared hundreds of people from the scene.
  • How Trump climate decision is seen as an economic win

    How Trump climate decision is seen as an economic win

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    Trump announced on Thursday that the U.S., the world's second biggest greenhouse gas emitter, would immediately stop implementing the 195-nation agreement brokered by Barack Obama in 2015. "We don't need the federal government throwing in [billions of dollars] a year and redistributing it through an global octopus, to keep San Diego going down a green road." one commenter said.
  • Apple's iPad Pro could use the Trackpad too

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    Apple already is a dominant player in the digital music arena with its iTunes music and video library. The company also announced its first show , " Carpool Karaoke: The Series", will release in August. Amazon has allegedly discussed with Apple and is presently claimed to soon initiate trading Apple TV on its online site as well. "It will, however, put it at parity with Google - perhaps ahead a little, since it will deliver iTunes and other content sources".
  • OnePlus 5 Rumor Rundown: Ultra-Thin With A Dual-Lens Camera

    OnePlus 5 Rumor Rundown: Ultra-Thin With A Dual-Lens Camera

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    OnePlus' official Twitter account earlier this morning made a Tweet showcasing the OnePlus 3T and what seems to be a smartphone hiding beneath the shadows of OnePlus' most recent flagship. It's also being speculated that the OP5 might not come with a headphone jack, which takes up 3.5mm of space on smartphones. Going by the same, the OnePlus 5 battery can be charged from 0% to 100% in just 30 minutes.
  • Apple readying Siri-powered home assistant

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    Siri reportedly will be able to follow through with voice commands, have the ability to learn a user's habits and offer action options based on context of content, somewhat resembling Samsung's voice assistant Bixby. Indeed, Apple says the App Store saw downloads increase by more than 70% over the past year. The speaker likely would be tucked into Apple's "Other Products" category, which now includes devices like the Apple Watch, Apple TV and AirPods.
  • Time for a Chill Pill on Trump's Climate Action

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    Jason Hagey of the Association of Washington Business, which is suing to block Governor Jay Inslee's plan to limit carbon emissions, said the group had not taken a position on the Paris climate accords. "Trump will find himself isolated more and more", she said. Climate Interactive found that by not following through on its Paris climate commitment, the United States would spew an additional 1.4 gigatons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere each year through 2025, as compared with ...