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What to expect from Apple's WWDC 2017 keynote on Monday

WWDC 2017 will officially start on June 5. And while both companies may be happy to see their Echos and Homes enter thousands of new homes everyday, their party may end soon - because reportedly Apple is also coming out with its own smart speaker tonight at WWDC. Read More »

Trump in Cincinnati to outline infrastructure plan


We crafted monuments to the American spirit. U.S. President Donald Trump has called for more investment in infrastructure. Earlier this year, Trump announced plans to spend $1 trillion to pay for projects to fix aging bridges, roads and waterways. Read More »

Microsoft adding OneDrive support to Apple's iOS 11 Files app

Apple noted on the WWDC stage that Nike can add exercise playlists through the catalog, or Shazam can automatically add the songs it identifies to your music collection. It will let you enable quick access to frequently used controls all on one page. As any parent knows, dealing with kids in the backseat (handing over toys, food, etc.) can also pose a major distraction on the road. Read More »

US intelligence chiefs decline to discuss Trump contacts


In his testimony, the former FBI Director says he "can recall nine one-on-one conversations with President Trump in four months - there in person and six on the phone". Attorney General Jeff Sessions and senior adviser Jared Kushner lingered in the room, but the president told them to leave, too, according to Comey. First, as I mentioned, I'm not in a position to talk about conversations that Director Comey may or may not have had with the president. Read More »

UK PM's lead widens on eve of vote


While a big move in the price of sterling is expected once results start to come out on Thursday evening, investors in Britain's currency were largely in wait and see mode ahead of the vote. What are the big issues? Opponents pointed out that May was in charge of police and the domestic security service when the Manchester and London attackers, all known to the authorities, slipped through the net. Read More »

Apple unveils HomePod smart speaker

The product was introduced on stage by Apple executive Phil Schiller , who said it works closely with the company's Music app and will ship in December in the US, UK and Australia. However, unlike Amazon Echo and Google Home , Apple is positioning HomePod more as an alternative to connected music-systems from Sonos and Bose. Read More »

South Korean President Orders Freeze on THAAD Missile Deployment

An official told CNN Wednesday that while Seoul will not withdraw two launchers of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system that are already in action, four additional launchers will not be deployed until "a full-blown environmental impact assessment is completed". Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation seizes documents, computers from home of Augusta contractor


When asked if she was aware of her daughter's work, and her access to classified information, Winner-Davis said, " know, for obvious reasons, she didn't share what she did". Court documents filed in federal court against victor in Georgia did not identify the news outlet, nor the document in question, although both the Intercept and the court papers say the document in question was dated May 5. Read More »

Campaigners welcome new 'do not disturb' iPhone feature


If someone comes over to your place and asks for the Wi-Fi password, it's likely that you're going to have your iPhone or iPad handy to complete the process. Apple announced a lovely new Space Gray color option for its Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, and Magic Trackpad, but there's just one catch: Those accessories won't be sold separately from the new $5,000 iMac Pro. Read More »

British Police Name Third Attacker From Saturday's Rampage In London

He was on an Italian watch list and was reportedly stopped in Bologna, where his mother still makes her home. He was twice reported to anti-terror authorities, the report quoted sources as saying. Corriere said Zaghba had been radicalized by Khuram Butt , considered the head of the cell. He was known locally as "Abs/z" and was identified by neighbours as the terrorist in a photo.Butt was father to a toddler and baby and a keen gym-goer and weightlifter, neighbours said. Read More »

Comey to Congress: President Trump Told Him 'I Need Loyalty'


The prepared testimony also details other interactions between the president and FBI chief, including informing Trump he was not personally under investigation and the president's demand for "loyalty" from Comey. Comey writes he was ready to assure Trump he was not. The irony? At long last, Comey did exactly what Trump wanted: told the world that he wasn't under investigation as of March. Read More »

10.5 inch IPad Pro Gets Official, Replaces 9.7 Inch Model


Apple dependably looks forward, for more bright spirits, with its new wearable features. Paired with the completely revamped iOS 11 , the iPad Pro will also have new features like Files app, customisable Dock, improved multitasking and deeper integration of Apple Pencil. Read More »

With 'HomePod' speaker, Apple unveils first new product in years

It's also a helpful home assistant, and can be integrated with Apple's HomeKit . Users will also be available to control smart home products such as connected lighting by speaking to Siri through the HomePod . Amazon has heavily dominated the field with its home speaker called Echo , which uses the digital assistant Alexa. The company is casting Siri as a music connoisseur that will learn and cater to the tastes of the HomePod's owners, as well as answer questions about the songs ... Read More »

London attacker's mother says he was radicalized in Britain

The assailants ran people over on London Bridge before lunging seemingly at random at the crowds gathered around Borough Market , which is full of restaurants and bars. 'A detachment of fighters from Islamic State carried out London attacks, ' said the Amaq news agency, which is affiliated with the jihadists. ISIS has urged supporters to weaponize vehicles in attacks against the West. Read More »

Apple To Debut 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature With iOS 11

We'll have our hands on iOS 11 soon to verify whether this is true or not so stay tuned. Apple has not yet announced a launch date for iOS 11 , but when it arrives, you'll either get a pop-up alert on your iOS device or can navigate to Settings General Software Update to force a manual update. Read More »

The critical information in James Comey's written statement


Former FBI Director James Comey's seven-page prepared testimony to the US Senate Intelligence Committee has been made publicly available on their website (embedded below) nearly 24 hours in advance of the hearing. Axios: It's Comey time, and Trump's war room has no soldiers - "With CNN's clock already counting down to fired FBI Director Jim Comey's testimony on Thursday morning, where's the White House war room?" Trump, he said, "repeatedly told me, 'We need to get that fact out'". Read More »

Apple WWDC 2017: Big Announcements On New Features And Upgrades

One thing we know: augmented reality nearly always makes for a cool demo, even in its simplest form as when an Apple executive made a faux steaming cup of coffee appear on an otherwise barren tabletop. Both iPads will feature Apple's True Tone display with wide colour gamut support, alongside the enhanced camera system build upon the iPhone 7 camera. Read More »

London Attack: Attacker Known to Authorities As PM's Record Called Into Question

London's Metropolitan Police said one attacker was Khuram Shazad Butt, aged 27. Scotland Yard has named two of the terrorists involved in the London Bridge attack as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane . Ms O'Leary never converted to Islam , and the couple recently broke up, said a woman who knew them. Mr Khan, the first Muslim mayor of a major western capital, said the Islamist extremists who targeted civilians in bars and restaurants were despicable and the city would be ... Read More »

IOS 11 Brings FLAC File Support to iPhones and iPads

Another interesting rumor is associated with iPad Pro 10.5. But you could see where Apple was heading, thanks to the odd, fabric-covered keyboard cover and the surprisingly powerful Apple Pencil, both of which are added cost extras. A new QuickType keyboard on iPad delivers quick access to numbers, symbols and punctuation. Getting featured by Apple will add more value now after its new outlook. Read More »

Apple's iOS 11 vs iOS 10.3.2

It will be priced at $349 in the U.S., with local pricing announced later in the year. The tech giant unveiled its new seven-inch, compact HomePod at its Worldwide Developers' Conference (WWDC) in San Jose , California. Both allow screen refresh rates of up to 120 Hz, but the speed can be dynamically varied depending on what the iPad is doing. It's unclear if that's going to change now that Apple and Amazon made peace, though it seems likely. Read More »

What is spear-phishing, Russia's alleged voter hacking technique?


It will be hard for 25-year-old Reality Winner to get a fair trial if her case becomes "this big thing where we're not going to tolerate leakers", Winner's mother, Billie Winner-Davis, told The Associated Press in an interview. Much is unknown about the first arrest of an accused leaker under President Donald Trump , who has chided the practice for months. The news outlet told USA agency officials "it was in possession of what it believed to be a classified document authored by ... Read More »

HomePod: Apple's first new product in years

Google Home and Amazon Echo have certainly jumped out to a headstart in this category, but that just means Apple has had a chance to sit back and watch the reaction in order to release its own version with hopefully less issues and an emphasis in key areas. Read More »

Trump backs Saudi-led efforts to isolate Qatar

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said Wednesday that Qatar is a "brother state" and that punitive steps against the emirate were a well-intentioned effort to stop its support for extremism. President Donald Trump offered Wednesday to personally broker a resolution to the Persian Gulf's escalating diplomatic crisis, as both he and Qatar looked past his pointed suggestion only a day earlier that the tiny gas-rich nation enables terrorism. Read More »

Is your iPhone or iPad ready for AR?

Click through the slides to see the new iOS 11 features and learn more about what each new tool can do when you get access to the new iPhone update later this year. In addition to this, we talk about how the App Store's new redesign is a step in the right direction for consumers and developers alike. Called " Do Not Disturb While Driving ", the feature will activate if a phone is connected to a vehicle through either Bluetooth or a cable, or potentially using speed detection to know ... Read More »

New iPhone feature does away with texting while driving

Similarly, Microsoft's Cortana is the brain of Harman Kardon's Invoke speaker. You can check out our comparison check here . There is a new Apple Pay feature as well, that will enable you to make payments securely via iMessage. But starting later this year, that will no longer be the case. Pre-orders begin this week, and shipping starts next week. With iOS 11 , Apple devices will have a universal sync of messages across multiple devices that are connected with a single account. Read More »

Apple reveals new HomePod, iPad Pro and upgraded operating systems


Apple is going to introduce an internet connected speaker which is called the HomePod which will be launched in December and will be available for $350. The pro level camera features will allow for looping videos with new Loop and Bounce effects in Live Photos. Users can make and receive payments using Apple Pay . Read More »

Moscow: 'Zero' evidence Russian hackers involved in Qatar crisis

Egypt joined Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates a day earlier in cutting diplomatic ties and transport links with Qatar , as they seek to punish the gas-rich emirate over its alleged support for Islamist groups and its cordial relations with Iran , their key regional rival. Read More »

Hawaii enacts law to align goals with Paris climate accord

Trump adopts, its signatories will deliver "concrete emissions reductions that will help meet America's emissions pledge under the Paris Agreement ". So we're getting out. The coalition, called " We are still in ", consists of over 1200 companies, educational institutions, mayors, governors, states, and investors. Read More »

New iPhone feature will block texts while driving

In this update, Apple has revealed a new mode which will help users while driving. It also has the option of sending an automatic voice or text reply to contacts listed in Favorites to let them know you're driving and can't respond until you reach your destination, so your mother-in-law can't accuse you of avoiding her. Read More »

Ariana Grande officially releases Somewhere Over The Rainbow as a charity single


Everyone noted how particularly fearless and strong Ariana was throughout the entire concert, ending with an emotional rendition of " Somewhere Over The Rainbow " that left audience members and Grande herself in tears. "We can't stop living because of the attacks". "The only thing we'll feel here tonight is love, and positivity". A little later in the night, a visibly emotional Katy Perry performed a stripped-back version of her hit Part of Me , before Roar got the whole crowd dancing. Read More »

Apple reportedly adds support for FLAC lossless audio in iOS 11

For more information on Apple stock, visit the IBD Stock Checkup . Cook wrote in a letter to employees that he pleaded with Trump to stay in the Paris climate accord, "but it wasn't enough". iOS 11 , in contrast, streamlines the entire process. Apple Inc . set its sights on a new target: becoming the world's largest platform for augmented reality. Read More »