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New MacBook and MacBook Pro get Kaby Lake refresh

New MacBook and MacBook Pro get Kaby Lake refresh

Apple said the computer is the most powerful Mac it has ever built, with the latest and most powerful processors on the market. "We reengineered the whole system and designed an entirely new thermal architecture to pack extraordinary performance into the elegant, quiet iMac enclosure our customers love-iMac Pro is a huge step forward and there's never been anything like it", notes Ternus.


Apple's Siri aims to be in tune with your home arrangements

Apple's Siri aims to be in tune with your home arrangements

The Siri-powered speaker also features seven beam-forming tweeters, each with an amplifier, and it also includes what Apple calls room-sensing technology that allows the device to optimize its sound based on the specific spatial characteristics of where music is being played.


Apple NFC support for iOS may be coming

Apple NFC support for iOS may be coming

Optical Image Stabilization is coming to photos captured in portrait mode, and also coming are the abilities to use True Tone Flash and HDR mode while capturing them. And, what do you know, Apple went ahead and did just that, alongside other relevant announcements concerning upgrades for macOS, watchOS and tvOS.


Google Home goes off, gets fixed within hours

Google Home goes off, gets fixed within hours

For example, if the users say "OK Google", the smart speakers reply them by saying "Sorry, something went wrong", or "There was a glitch, try again later". "Please bear with us while we continue to work on this". Google has its Home, Amazon has its Echo. This may possibly be restricting the Google Assistant from picking up commands and has resulted in the Google Home not responding.


Apple takes on distracted driving with 'do not disturb while driving' feature

Apple takes on distracted driving with 'do not disturb while driving' feature

If you are now using the iOS 11 beta, you can find the Offload Unused Apps feature by opening the Settings app, and tapping on General. The option may be useful to business users by saving the time it would take to manually go through and delete apps to increase storage, which can be a pain, especially if you need to download something for work quickly and do not have the space.


Siri in a speaker, and more from Apple

Siri in a speaker, and more from Apple

For starters, the HomePod - just like the rivals it's aiming for - has one sole goal: to make life easier while you're comfy at home (probably transforming you more into a couch potato, for those who already are). The HomePod is a distillation of Apple's approach to technology, seen in everything from iOS to Siri . This means only one thing: we will have to wait to find out what Siri can do in its new home.