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Apple's WWDC 2017 keynote: iOS, macOS and more

Now Tim Cook back to stage. Apple has also announced an updated version of its Metal API, dubbed Metal 2. The announcement marks a detente of sorts between the two companies, which have been locked in a streaming rivalry for years. Kevin Lynch is coming up to talk about watchOS 4 . It can have up to 22 teraflops of graphics power. The new iMac Pro starts at $4999. The newly updated MacBook laptops are now available.



Apple's iOS 11 Features Revised Apple Pay, Photos, and More

New iMacs and MacBook laptops start shipping Monday. However, the base model starts at $4,999 and so this machine could be out of reach for most professionals. You don't have to wait until the holiday season to get your hands on them either, and they are both available to order beginning today from apple.com and will ship next week.



NASA reveals first mission to 'touch the sun'

The mission holds claim to another first: the first time NASA has named a spacecraft after a living person. Parker also theorized an explanation for the superheated solar atmosphere, the corona , which is - contrary to what was expected by physics laws - hotter than the surface of the sun itself.



'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature coming to iPhone iOS 11

An internet-connected speaker called HomePod is coming in December for about $350. Apple has entered the growing field of voice-controlled speakers for the home on Monday, taking on early leaders Amazon and Google. Apple also said it was making its virtual assistant Siri more aware of context, enabling it to recommend and remind users more accurately based on how they use their device.



Sony on its older games: "Why would anybody play this?"

The console, touted as the most powerful console ever built by Microsoft , will feature 6 teraflops of graphics processing unit and will play games and videos in the 4K resolution . Meanwhile, Sony has indirectly denied plans for the rumoured PlayStation 5. Sony seems to be looking to the future, not the past. Before last generation-PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii-most platforms lasted between four to five years.



Apple WWDC 2017: iOS 11's upcoming Files app spotted ahead of keynote

The Apple Post will be reporting all the latest news live on our website as well as on our social media channels. As evidence, we present the short-lived (for now) listing of an Apple-made iOS app called " Files ". Apple is expected to make a UI change in iOS 11 as well, and could introduce a "dark mode" to the OS. The public beta will be released in coming weeks.