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This is Apple's long-awaited competitor to Amazon's popular Echo speark. Apple's speaker will be launching in the U.S., U.K., and Australia in December, with additional markets to come next year. That should help Apple reposition the iPad as a work device capable of carrying out all the usual functionality users want from their laptops. The reason behind ending support for their old devices, as is usual, as well as the apps, is due to the decision made by Apple to discontinue support ...
  • Apple debuts HomePod speaker to take on Amazon, Google

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    Apple SVP Craig Federighi said the company has spent a year "perfecting it" and adding "intelligent tracking prevention" to lessen ad trackers. Created to work with an Apple Music subscription for access to over 40 million songs , " HomePod " provides deep knowledge of personal music preferences and tastes and helps users discover new music.
  • Is Apple's HomePod Just A Glorified $350 Smart Speaker?

    Is Apple's HomePod Just A Glorified $350 Smart Speaker?

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    There are spec differences too: HomePod features 7 tweeters, a 4-inch woofer , a 6-microphone array and an Apple A8 chip processor, while Echo features a 2.0-inch tweeter, a 2.5-inch woofer, a 7-microphone array and a Texas Instruments processor .
  • Apple's HomePod Siri speaker takes on Google, Sonos

    Apple's HomePod Siri speaker takes on Google, Sonos

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    But Apple was careful to frame it as a product focused on music first - potentially differentiating it from the Echo and Home. "I do think there's the perception that Siri's been left behind, and they've been left behind with the devices", says Recode Executive Editor Kara Swisher.
  • Manchester United set to make big money move for Alvaro Morata

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    However, it seems that the Jose Mourinho managed club are going to open their account with a bang in the transfer window, with the acquisition of #Real Madrid's young Spansih striker Alvaro Morata . The 24 year old had a frustrating season at Real Madrid , despite winning both a La Liga and Champions League medal. Manchester City have completed the signing of Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson from Benfica, the Premier League club announced yesterday.
  • Apple to update iOS to prevent distracted driving accidents

    Apple to update iOS to prevent distracted driving accidents

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    On Monday, Apple announced that from iOS 11 onwards, iOS would cease to support 32-bit apps on its mobile platform. Per an entry in the Geekbench 4 database that appears to belong to one of the new iPad Pro devices, the A10X achieves a single-core score of 3929 and a multi-core score of 9372.
  • Apple's WWDC 2017 is underway, here's the latest from San Jose

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    This could be identifying large Messages threads, offloading unused apps when your device is low on space, or reviewing and deleting large file attachments. Apps can be viewed side by side without having to close or toggle between them. Apple made an terrible lot of announcements at WWDC17 this week including iOS 11 .
  • 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' coming to iPhones

    'Do Not Disturb While Driving' coming to iPhones

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    It has been said that Apple might add one more screen size to its existing iPad line. Back in February of this year, Apple CEO Tim Cook said in an interview with The Independent that he was bullish about augmented as opposed to virtual reality.
  • Germany: Climate will last longer than Trump presidency

    Germany: Climate will last longer than Trump presidency

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    Participating cities and states represent 120 million Americans and contribute $6.2 trillion to the USA economy, and include OR and cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Houston as well as smaller cities like Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Dubuque, Iowa.
  • New iPad Pros & iOS 11 Updates will Increase Productivity

    New iPad Pros & iOS 11 Updates will Increase Productivity

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    Talking of multitasking, drag and drop is now a bigger part of iOS for iPad. This year, the company is up to iOS 11 and explained numerous new features during its developers keynote presentation Monday. Will you be upgrading to the latest iPhone 8? As of now, only developer account holders are able to use the iOS 11 . For the rest of us, iOS 11 will be rolled out this fall, likely when the next iPhone is announced .
  • Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped

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    It is unclear when Trump's attorney, Marc Kasowitz, will file the complaints, but the source said they are actively exploring their options. Mr Comey said he spoke with Mr Trump on numerous occasions and said that if the president had recorded those conversations, he hoped the President would make them available.