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Apple Debuts HomePod with Siri

It's at the very expensive end of wireless speakers , and at the weaker end of the spectrum when it comes to smart home devices. If Apple gives you a reason to upgrade every year - the way it did with Apple Watch last year - it will lose the faith of early adopters.


The iMac gets a long-awaited update

The iMac gets a long-awaited update

It also comes with a beautifully crisp 27-inch Retina 5K display, flawless working on advanced graphics editing, virtual reality content creation and real-time 3D rendering. Apart from two thunderbolt ports, the new iMacs also get twin USB-C ports. The latest MacBook starts at a price of $1299 while the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar starts at $2399.


Making all efforts to double farmers' income: Rajnath

Making all efforts to double farmers' income: Rajnath

AICC spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said yesterday that it was insulting and unfortunate that the BJP-led NDA government was in denial mode over the firing and accused it of spreading rumours and canards over who fuelled the farmers' protest.


Apple HomePod: Smart Speaker With Hi-Fi Ambitions?

Apple HomePod: Smart Speaker With Hi-Fi Ambitions?

Why isn't there a HomePod app, where developers can build out extensions to the apps you already have on your iPhone and activate them on your HomePod ? The comparison with Echo was the harsher of the two. Everybody is going to be a little different. The Google device also features a selection of LED lights on the slanted top, so it can be seen across the room.



Apple Downplays Echo Rivalry with its Audio-Focused HomePod Speakers

Priced at $349, Apple's first voice-activated digital assistant will cost nearly twice as much as Amazon's Echo and almost three times as much as Google Home . Apple isn't competing against Amazon and Google; it's competing against Sonos. In fact, police recently tried to get an Echo's recordings as evidence in a recent murder trial .



China's Xi tells India's Modi issues should be managed 'appropriately'

The Prime Minister also called for efforts by the SCO to tackle climate change. In a Facebook post before leaving for the Kazakh capital, Modi said " India will become a full member of the SCO upon which SCO will represent over 40 per cent of humanity and almost 20 per cent of global GDP".