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Apple adds simple Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11

Apple adds simple Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11

Apparently, iOS 11 is even able to recognize what a QR code is about and then ask the device user if they want to act on it. Some of the longer form content you'll find on the new App Store includes instructional content that falls under the following categories: How To, The Basics, Life Hack, Pro Tip, Deep Dive, and DIY .



Apple reinvents home audio with the HomePod

On Monday, the most awaited and rumored device of Apple's developer conference was finally announced as the last one thing of an over two-hour long keynote: HomePod . The HomePod is Apple's first new gadget in almost three years, following its announcement of the Apple Watch in September 2014. The HomePod's sound was bigger and bolder than the Play:3, one of the current market leaders when it comes to home speaker systems.



Will Apple's HomePod Be a Home Run?

The Essential Home hub is assistant-agnostic. Since HomePod will not hit the market until December, it is unlikely to catch much of the year-end holiday shopping wave and post big sales this year, according to Blau. The most interesting product is the Echo Show ($229), a touch-screen device that lets you make video calls to friends and family. CFRA analyst Angelo Zino said the news out of WWDC is positive and he reiterated his strong buy rating on Apple stock.


Apple's HomePod Strategy: Music Today, Much More Tomorrow

Apple's HomePod Strategy: Music Today, Much More Tomorrow

They cited, for instance, that Amazon doesn't have the same restrictions in place that Apple does, while adding how recent tests concluded Siri just isn't as accurate as platforms like Amazon's Alexa or Google Home . The device uses a technique known as beam forming to personalise the sound for each room and listener. Apple's foray into the AI-powered home speaker segment comes as many competing tech giants around the world are also launching their own products with aims to grab a ...


Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room | Pix

Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room | Pix

Changes included making iPads more efficient and being able to send money to friends using Apple's messaging application for mobile devices. Mac models were also boosted to work with virtual reality gear, a move by Apple into technology that Facebook has embraced with its Oculus unit.


Apple Unveils Its Most Powerful Mac Ever - The All-New iMac Pro

Apple Unveils Its Most Powerful Mac Ever - The All-New iMac Pro

Apple has also updated MacBook and MacBook Pro with faster processors, added faster SSDs to MacBook and introduced a new US$1,299 13-inch MacBook Pro. iMac Pro also supports up to 4TB of SSD and up to 128GB of ECC memory, and with four Thunderbolt 3 ports can connect to up to two high-performance RAID arrays and two 5K displays at the same time.