Electronics

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:57

Porsche has launched its most powerful 911 Turbo S model yet, the Exclusive Series, to mark the opening of a new division called Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur . Top speed comes at 205 miles per hour (330 km/h), and the active suspension management, dynamic chassis control and rear-axle steering ensure that the coupe is on point no matter what the pavement is doing below.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:52

Siri is a fundamental part of Apple HomePod and it can be activated using the command "Hey, Siri ". It is designed primarily to work along with Apple Music . Among the updates was increased intelligence and better understanding of context, Apple said - for example automatically offering to add items to a calendar when event tickets are booked.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:37

HomePod will taking Amazon Echo and Google Home , which have been building momentum in the market for voice-controlled speakers capable of controlling smart appliances, fetching content from the internet and more. "There is so much momentum building around these speakers that it would be hard for Apple not to come out with one ", said industry analyst Patrick Moorhead of Moor Insights & Strategy.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:38

Doha is believed to be Turkey's traditional ally, and it would be surprising if the Turkish authorities pledged their support to Saudi Arabia and its USA -led partners. The move is widely believed to have been spearheaded by Saudi Arabia , which often manages to have its vassal states fall in line. By standing with Qatar it is standing against the other countries.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:41

The trend-setting company also is putting new twists on existing products as it delves deeper into virtual reality and a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning. The HomePod will also go on sale in December. Gene Munster, a venture capitalist at Loup Ventures and a longtime Apple watcher, said a home speaker would be a step in the right direction for Apple .

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:37

The speaker is 7 inches tall, covered in "acoustic" mesh, with a 4-inch woofer. And with Apple's HomeKit , Apple's proprietary wireless protocol for controlling third-party smart home gadgets in iOS, HomePod serves as a hub that can control connected lights and thermostats.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:31

You can get a Google Home or Amazon Echo for a little over $100. "I do think there's the perception that Siri's been left behind, and they've been left behind with the devices", says Recode Executive Editor Kara Swisher. Blau suspected Apple only gave a glimpse at its vision for HomePod, noting its potential to be a command center for smart houses and to mesh with iPhones, iPads, online services and more.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:18

You can now mark up a PDF or screenshot "faster and more easily", according to Apple . Apple fans weren't entirely without options. It's no secret that the iPad has cooled off over the past couple of years. The Siri virtual assistant has showcased Apple's AI efforts for years. Plus, we cover news about macOS High Sierra , Swift Playgrounds, and Swift 4.0.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:18

However, Apple is planning to delay the Siri speaker, and its availability may end in 2017. Google already tries to be proactive with its Assistant on Android phones and Google Home speaker. Although the format is not exclusive to Apple , it's not yet clear how well the photos will work with non-Apple software and devices, which mostly use JPEG.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:12

There are lots of new features in iOS 11 that will make the operating system more usable on iPhones and iPads . This feature will work only for iOS devices moreover both iOS devices need to be close to one another and should be unlocked.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:01

Apple told the developers they were overhauling the App Store, giving it a fresh look , and beginning to add the floor plans of shops and airports to its mapping program. Messages will auto-populate the app as an option in conversations where transactions are being discussed. "Third, it needs to be really fun to use and have a built in musicologist".

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:41

Assuming this is true ( DigiTimes has a spotty record), it means that Apple could be anticipating as many as 80 million units sold for the iPhone 8 . As for the iPhone 7s, Apple is expected to ship 25-30 million units in the second half of the year. Whether the iPhone 8 may or may not be delayed, the overflow of design rumors regarding the iPhone 8 can not be underestimated.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:35

Both Amazon Echo and Google Home respond to voice commands to play songs, look up stuff online, check the weather, set a reminder or control Internet-connected home appliances. 'It will reinvent home audio, ' said Apple CEO Tim Cook . Wireless speakers are a booming tech category at present and are seen as a gateway into turning our homes into " smart " homes .

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:35

House and Senate investigators fired off a series of requests after former FBI Director James Comey's testimony, seeking memos of his private discussions with President Donald Trump and any records the White House kept of their discussion - including audio recordings.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:33

In the Wednesday hearing , National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers refused to discuss specifics about his conversations with Trump . Washington D.C. Rogers is also known to have had discussions with Trump about the Russian Federation investigations, and top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer said he looked forward to public, unclassified testimony on Wednesday from Coats and Rogers.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:33

Google's new Google Pixel XL 2 is powered by a Snapdragon 835 Processor and is packed with 4 GB RAM with Adreno 540 GPU . Google has promised the the current Pixel range will receive Android O this year and Android P in 2018 (via Android Central ).

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:32

The real treat is a new boss battle for Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night , as a demonic woman adorned in a red dress and covered in blood is ready to take you down. This might not be the final form of Bloodless, though, as the game still has work to be done before it's released, but Igarashi said in an update on the game's Kickstarter page that fans will be able to play through the areas shown in the trailer during a hands-on demo at E3.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:31

No-one directed me to do this. But ABC News scored the first Chelsea Manning interview , bits of which played this morning on Good Morning America . There's no one else. She was later acquitted of the most serious charge against her, aiding the enemy. Manning said that the counterinsurgency warfare conducted in Iraq is "not as simple as good guys versus bad guys" and that she was dismayed by what she was seeing as an intelligence analyst.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:29

This camera setup at the back resembles the one on the iPhone 7 Plus and it is one of the major highlights of the smartphone itself. I'm not a big fan of companies copying the design from Apple, but it has worked wonders for OPPO in the past 12 months and there was probably no good reason for the brand to change this strategy.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:20

She took bronze in the NCAA and SEC Indoor Championships earlier this year. For only the fourth time in the last 38 years, Baylor's 4x400-meter relay did not advance to the NCAA Outdoor Championships final. And as she prepares to close out her brief collegiate campaign at East Tennessee State, Seymour (in her senior year) was third in her heat of the 400m hurdles in 57.22 to get into Saturday's final with the eighth and final spot.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:20

And to top the whole cake off, the newly shown Act 2 leads to an unexpected "finale". A trip back to 1992 is in store, as SEGA has revealed the return of Sonic 2's subsequent stage: Chemical Plant Zone will be in Sonic Mania . That's seven games across PC, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, and PS Vita- which means on just about every single relevant system on the market now.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:18

The Bixby-powered smart speaker could possibly be named the Samsung Hello , which is a trademark that was acquired by Samsung back in February . For now, we do not have much information about the upcoming device, but Patently Mobile had reported about a patent registered by Samsung in March, that is rumoured to be the design for smart home speakers.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:17

Early reports said that the meeting would occur mid-June, according to two insiders, but a third source said the time is still being negotiated, NBC News reported . Federal investigators have been exploring multiple angles related to Kushner, including his overseeing of the Trump campaign's voter data operation, his relationship with former national security adviser Michael Flynn and his own effort to establish a back channel with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:14

It can also be used to control other devices in the home , and reportedly will be in competition against Amazon's Echo and Google Home . Users can ask the speaker to read them the latest news, play podcasts, set reminders - everything that's already possible with Siri on other Apple devices.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:10

He said he would be happy to speak to special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating allegations that Russian Federation interfered with the election and colluded with Trump's campaign. "I found him to be credible, candid and thorough", Collins said of Comey on MSNBC's "Morning Joe". Pressed on the issue, he said the media would be "disappointed" when he revealed the answer.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:12

It's not just Edge getting an update as, in this new version of Windows 10 , the Action Centre has been redesigned based on Windows users' feedback to provide much clearer information separation and hierarchy. Another nice feature bundled with this new update is improved Pen abilities. If you strike through a word with your pen, it will immediately be removed.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:11

Note also that even Siri's function on HomePod is widely focused on music-related tasks, such as remembering what songs the user prefers by saying, "Hey Siri, I like this song". Apple's products tend to follow a specific routine when it comes to naming. Besides, the virtual assistant can be used for stuff other than music.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:09

Will you be interesting in buying the new HomePod for your home? This Is a Premium Product : The price of the HomePod , $349, may seem fairly affordable when compared to other Apple products, but at roughly double the price of the Amazon Echo and almost triple that of Google Home , this is a much higher priced than other smart speakers .

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:01

While Apple could alternately decide to rely on just Qualcomm's modems, the company prefers not to use a single supplier for any one component, and it has a particularly contentious relationship with the San Diego-based chipset giant, which it is now battling in various legal disputes concerning patents and royalties.

by | June 10, 2017 | 07:02

Police said Tuesday that his family has been notified. Security agencies on Tuesday searched the hotel in Mujahidabad area in Karachi owned by an uncle of Khuram Shazad Butt , 27, who was among the three terrorists shot dead by police after their Saturday night terror.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:51

The Gold Edition will include Deluxe Pack and season pass, and cost $100 (roughly Rs.6,440). The Gold Edition, which contains the Deluxe Pack and a Season Pass, comes in at $99.99 Dollars. An adrenaline gauge builds up as you fight, which can be used to unleash powerful attacks when both attack buttons are pressed. Furthermore, despite the level cap being set at 40, players will be able to keep earning points after that.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:44

The HomePod is not expected to ship until December 2017, and it will cost $349, that is almost twice as the Echo ($179) and Google Home ($129) and is expensive. Taking direct aim at services like PayPal, Apple debuted peer-to-peer payments for Apple Pay in which users will be able to send money through the Messages app on iPhones.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:34

Stating surgical surgical strike carried out by Indian forces across the Line of Control in 2016 as a massive success Singh said, "It had given a strong message that India could hit targets beyond its boundary. Speaking in Mumbai on the Modi government's completion of three years in office, he said, when BJP came to power in May 2014, the party invited heads of all neighbouring countries (to the swearing-in ceremony) as they wanted to give a message of peace.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:34

While it looks like 2D animation at first glance, it has a broader range of expression as they can shift camera angles and incorporate a lot of unique production not possible in 2D alone. Not much is known of the game's roster of playable characters, but Bandai's press release did include screenshots featuring Goku , Vegeta , Majin Buu , Frieza , and Cell.

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:21

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. Apple has finally made its claim on the Bluetooth speaker market: the company introduced the " HomePod " this week to compete with Amazon's Echo and Google's Home .