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Apple Pay will soon be incorporated into Messages on the iPhone , meaning that paying your friend back for lunch is as simple as punching in a dollar amount and pressing send. In addition, the new system simplified the interface of all the underlying applications. And Apple is also getting its say in the matter. Speaking to 5,300 attendees who are mostly app developers at the mega hall of McEnery Convention Center, the head honcho of Apple gave an introduction and brief insight on all ...
  • Apple launches 'do not disturb while driving' for iPhone

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    Apple's senior vice president of software engineering, Craig Federighi , revealed the news at the Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose . Upon detection, the phone activates the "Do not disturb while driving" mode, which automatically silences notifications, thereby turning off the screen.
  • Trump Organization Introduces Budget Hotel Chain Called 'American Idea'

    Trump Organization Introduces Budget Hotel Chain Called 'American Idea'

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    Donald Trump Jr . said he met one of the owners, Suresh Chawla, at a campaign event in MS past year and got the idea for the new brand after hearing a story about his father, an Indian immigrant. Dinesh Chawla said there was an "85 percent" overlap between the original West End plan and the ideas proposed by the Trump organization, which will manage the property.
  • Apple Just Showed Off A Monstrous Pro iMac

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    While the new tech in both the iMacs and MacBook Pros don't exceed what's available on Windows-based hardware, it brings it in line with competing models - such as the MacBook Pro-rivalling Dell Precision 5520 and HP ZBook Studio G4 . Along with the new iMac internals, the new models will come with a pair of USB-C ports, as well as Apple's hybrid fusion hard drives, standard. The display is 43 percent brighter at 500 nits to a more visually immersive experience.
  • Apple updates MacOS Sierra, calls it High Sierra

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    Meanwhile, Apple fans can an sign up for a public beta of Apple's new desktop operating system that will go live later this month, Tech Crunch reported. The new video codec H.265 or HEVC is also headed to High Sierra and will replace the existing H.264 codec, while offering better video at even lower filesizes thanks to a superior compression algorithm.
  • Apple iMac Pro vs 27-inch iMac: What's the difference?

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    You can now get up to 32GB RAM on 21.5-inch models and 64GB on 27-inch models, though be prepared to pay through the nose for the experience. The iMac has more powerful graphics , faster processors , Thunderbolt 3 , faster storage and Retina display options.
  • No way! Spongebob Squarepants is coming to Broadway

    No way! Spongebob Squarepants is coming to Broadway

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    Several other notable artists contributed original music contributed to the musical, including The Flaming Lips , Cyndi Lauper , John Legend , They Might Be Be Giants , T.I. No casting has been announced. Lives hang in the balance. "Our production sets him on a hero's journey with real stakes, all the while retaining the show's trippy humor and irreverence".
  • Oppo announces R11 smartphone with dual rear-camera setup

    Oppo announces R11 smartphone with dual rear-camera setup

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    There are debates over the phone's pricing as the company hasn't revealed it yet. OPPO has yet to reveal the price of the R11, but rumors claim the company will price it at $485. It comes with 2X optical zoo, Qualcomm Spectra ISP, Portrait Mode, and more features. The latest release Oppo R11 holds a front facing camera with 20MP, which is a great enhancement available in this.
  • Apple overhauls its iMac and MacBook range at WWDC 2017

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    While Mac users are probably used to this status quo, it does detract from its image of being a "Pro" iMac model. Apple also said that the 13 inch MacBook Air will be upgraded to 1.8GHz processor . Apple's all-in-one desktops got most of the love during the Worldwide Developer Conference today (June 5). If you can afford it, you can also upgrade the boost the MacBook's performance by doubling the amount of memory to 16 GB - previously, you were maxed out at 8 GB.
  • Sony talks PS4 vs Xbox: "Europe is fortress PlayStation"

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    This tease was an obvious sign that the studio plan on unveiling two new games at the event. For some, low-poly is the new pixel art: Just browse through the #lowpoly hashtag on Twitter to see the burgeoning community of artists and game makers who are now making art based around the aesthetic embodied by PlayStation 1.
  • GSLV Mk III launched: Top takeaways

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    GSAT 19 has a weight of 3126 kg which makes it the heaviest satellite launched in India. # Arun Jaitley : Congratulations to ISRO scientists on successful launch of newly developed GSLVMarkIII D-1 rocket.This historic day has made India proud.
  • Major Nelson talks up why the Project Scorpio devkit is so powerful

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    Today, Microsoft released a video in which Xbox engineer Kevin Gammill talks about the devkit, which is more powerful and doesn't have exactly the same form factor as the retail kit (which hasn't even been shown off yet). The Xbox One S is a redesigned model of the original Xbox One that is slimmer and sleeker, with 4K and HDR output support. In this video, he walks us through the features and hardware of the developer kit, to explain exactly how and why the hardware is as powerful ...