Electronics

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:59

Speaking after visiting Buckingham Palace, she said only her party had the "legitimacy" to govern after winning the most seats and votes. May now risks more opposition to her Brexit plans from inside and outside her party, though a party source said leading the Conservatives was seen as too much of a poisoned chalice for her to face an immediate challenge.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:58

Till now, if you talk about upgrading a Mac, it was obvious that all would be done by the Apple folks themselves and that too only before you purchase the Mac. No more having to flip through various windows - you can now get the apps you use most all along the bottom of the screen and with the increased space, you can see and access the apps in a simple flip.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:06

Pasquale proved to be a stabilizing influence for the Griffins as he stopped all 19 shots he faced on the night, none more impressive than a sprawling save on a backhand attempt by Anthony Cirelli with just under seven minutes remaining in the middle frame.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:44

Meanwhile, Youth Congress workers organised a Rail Roko protest at Mumbai's Ghatkopar railway station over the farmers' protest. Congress leader Jeetu Patwari told ANI, "I do not understand that instead of maintaining law and order which was their responsibility, they fired on farmers".

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:43

Now, it's Apple's turn to enable screen recording in iOS, allowing you to easily record gameplay, app tutorials and a lot more . Like all of Apple's high-end iPad Pros , the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro 2 is an impressive piece of hardware .

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:37

Also, some games and apps will become incompatible after Apple's switches its focus to 64-bit. This isn't a surprise; developers have had almost two years to update their apps to comply with the newest standards. The mode also enables users to record custom voice messages notifying callers that they are engaged in driving. You'll consume news with a curated feed of "top stories that are more relevant to you", based on suggestions from Siri.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:02

Of course, you can use the HomePod to access Siri with voice commands. Apple is expected to announce plans this week to make its Siri voice assistant work with a larger variety of apps, but initial changes were expected to add just a small number of capabilities.

by | June 11, 2017 | 08:29

IOS 11 also launches in the Fall. Multitasking on iOS 11 . If a message gets deleted, its deleted across all devices tied to said account. Photo capture is improved as well, with better low-light performance and a feature to edit Live Photos.

by | June 11, 2017 | 08:19

When the company did finally update its MacBook Pro laptops, it faced complaints from creative professionals over decisions like ditching legacy ports for USB-C and adding the costly OLED Touch Bar. The refreshed 12.9-inch model , which gets the same internal improvements as its little cousin, starts at $799 for a 64GB Wi-Fi-only version. The 13-inch MacBook Pro TouchBar models are cheaper by Rs.

by | June 11, 2017 | 08:16

Its fresh design and sensible price may appeal to buyers, though its most "Pro" features will arrive as a software update this fall, for it and other recent iPads as well. It gets a dock, just like a Mac. The Files app even plugs into cloud services including iCloud, Box, Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive so that remote files are also readily accessible and able to be managed.

by | June 11, 2017 | 08:06

For example, "Hey Siri, turn up the temperature".A new Siri interface on the Apple Watch will also blend users' calendar information with other useful details, like airline tickets they may have booked, the company said.The speaker, however, is a completely new category for the electronics giant, which wants to claim a bigger presence in its customers' living rooms.

by | June 11, 2017 | 08:05

Apple says, "If you turned on Find My iPhone , enter your Apple ID and password after the restore to activate your device". You could release the best app ever and accumulate a host of reviews and fantastic ratings, but when the time comes to upgrade your app to add in new features or sort out bugs - poof! There's a new "smart invert" option which, unlike the standard option that inverts all the colors on the display, does not flip the colors for photos and other media.

by | June 11, 2017 | 07:54

In addition to the four-year-old products becoming obsolete, the change means some older apps and games that are only 32-bit will stop working on devices running iOS 11. Apple and Google's new operating systems will roll out to devices later this year, but the companies have already showcased a bit of what users can expect.

by | June 11, 2017 | 07:52

That leaves HomePod in a weird place. With its emphasis on audio quality , networking capabilities, and spatial awareness, the HomePod is clearly more of a competitor to Sonos than to the Echo . However, in Siri's current state, it just can't hold a candle to its competitors. Can Amazon Echo data be used as evidence in murder case? That has caused many to speculate that the company will announce new functions before its release.

by | June 11, 2017 | 07:40

With iOS 11, however, it appears sharing your Wi-Fi login details will remain a secret. A new iPhone feature will silence notifications, like texts, while driving, Apple confirmed Monday. iOS 11 unlocks the full potential of iPad. Until now, you had to download a standalone QR code scanning app from the App Store . Also, in the former case contacts can connect when in range, in the latter they first have to be nearby (close to you, in your home) to connect.

by | June 11, 2017 | 07:27

It's a very snazzy looking bit of footage, but it was stylised with lots of edits to emphasise the action. But before you know it, the pair is flying down a lightly trafficked desert road to catch an 18 wheeler carrying some highly-valuable cargo.

by | June 11, 2017 | 07:25

Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 , Madden NFL 17 , Federation Internationale de Football Association 17, Titanfall 2 , and EA Sports UFC 2 . Free trials for EA Access Vault titles on Xbox One , Origin Access on PC and select PlayStation 4 title are being handed to players for one week starting today.

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:41

The list of new features introduced with iOS 11 keeps on getting longer as we discover more about the operating system with its developer preview. Ernest Doku, while speaking to the BBC, informed that most apps should still be compatible unless they have not been updated since 2015.

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:40

Feeling the pressure from Amazon Echo and Google Home, Apple will release its own smart speaker - but not until the end of the year . It includes a six microphone array around the speaker, as well as a four-inch woofer, automatic bass equalization, real-time acoustic modeling, audio beam-forming, and multi-channel echo cancellation.

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:36

CNN reported earlier Thursday that fired FBI Director James Comey told senators in a closed hearing that Sessions may have had a third interaction with Russia's ambassador to the USA, according to people familiar with the briefing. The committee's top Democrat, Senator Mark Warner of Virginia, called Trump's comments, as recounted by Comey, "very disturbing". The fact that information about Sessions was classified and Comey couldn't answer "means there's something out there that he knows ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:18

Apple is acknowledging there's life beyond the iPhone. Apple is big on privacy, so whenever Siri is active, the top of the speaker displays a "Siri" animation, and AAPL employs end-to-end encryption and anonymous IDs for any queries.

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:17

Apple is also thought to be planning an update to its dual camera and could boost the processing power with a new chip. Featuring a new space gray enclosure, iMac Pro packs advanced graphics editing, virtual reality content creation and real-time 3D rendering.

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:12

We want to lead our team into the executive. Sinn Fein has pulled off a sensational scalp by defeating the SDLP in its heartland. However, it had to wait until after 3am for the official declaration, until a recount was completed. We also recognise that Sinn Fein has a strong mandate. The use of proxy votes in this constituency became an issue in the days before voting, when the PSNI confirmed it was investigating alleged electoral fraud, and the possibility of a challenge was hinted ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:56

First, there's the name, HomePod , which hearkens back to Apple's iPod-a device that has always been focused nearly exclusively on tunes. "The notion of a "home assistant" or "virtual assistant" seems to be secondary". Siri has been integrated deeply into the HomePod , with the device allowing users to use voice to ask the speaker to perform a range of tasks from controlling their HomeKit connected home automation devices to playing a song or reading out the latest news.

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:45

The newest iOS will now provide something much closer to true multitasking capabilities, offering the ability to drag-and-drop assets, such as images and text, from one app to another. Apple confirmed that the Apple Pay person to person feature will only work with the following devices; iPhone SE, iPhone 6 and later, iPad Pro, iPad 5th generation, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3 and Apple Watch .

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:44

When Apple gets into a market, it usually has something innovative to bring to the table. In addition, Cook said Apple , headquartered in Cupertino, Northern California, now has 16 million registered software developers worldwide for its consumer electronics, including Smartphone known as iPhone , and 3 million of them were added past year.

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:36

Only after gabbing on and on about its sound quality and elegance did he throw up a final slide of the limited range of non-music voice assistance HomePod can provide. Since then, former Siri team members say that development on the voice assistant has been stymied by "a failure to set ambitious goals, shifting strategies and a culture that prioritizes user privacy-making it hard to personalize and improve the product".

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:11

Yes, this HomePod seems to be designed especially for music , powered by Apple A8 chipset, which will support real-time acoustic modelling, audio beam forming and multi-channel echo cancellation. Google, Tesla, Uber, and others have been testing self-driving vehicles on public roads for several years; Apple received its first permit to begin testing just two months ago.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:57

At Monday's Worldwide Developer Conference in San Jose, California, Apple introduced its next-gen operating system: iOS 11. It might take a while longer before the much-awaited iPhone 8 from Apple gets released, but Apple fans and tech enthusiasts may be happy to know that the software that will be powering the next-generation smartphone has now been formally unveiled.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:58

Mated to Honda's all-new 10-speed automatic transmission (which just bowed in the 2018 Honda Odyssey ), the 2.0-liter quickly and seamlessly motivated the sedan to 125 miles per hour on the large oval. "Just as the new Honda Civic injected new energy into the compact vehicle segment, we expect this all-new 2018 Accord will make people rethink the midsize sedan".

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:41

Apple unveiled a new version of Siri during its WWDC keynote address on Monday but failed to show the world how it's much better than competing products from Google and Amazon . HomePod includes Siri voice integration and will function as a "home assistant ", according to Schiller. A study from digital agency Stone Temple also revealed that Siri lags behind many of its competitors in the intelligence department.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:29

Apple vice president Phil Schiller said the company's Siri team had tuned the assistant into a " musicologist " that learns the tastes of listeners and gets songs from the internet cloud . The Apple HomePod has seven tweeter speakers and one woofer placed inside a rather round and squarish casing. Amazon and Google's smart speakers are only sold inside the U.S., though quite a few Kiwis have DIY-imported one or the other.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:23

On a monthly basis, that means about 35.6 million consumers are chatting with Google Home , Amazon Echo , or a similar device. What do you think needs to be done with Apple Siri? Surround sound is also included in the HomePod , which enables the small speaker to fill up a room with compelling soundscapes.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:11

An attendee takes an iPhone photo at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC ) in San Jose , Calif., Monday. Tapping on your lock screen with the Pencil will automatically create and save a note , which is ideal for jotting something down quickly.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:08

The newest version of the App Store Review Guide includes provisions requiring developers to use the App Store rating API. The app is a game called Pepe Scream, which looks similar to the game Flappy Bird. The update should make customers more willing to give feedback on the apps they use every day. But the concern from developers may be the loss of control over when, or how often, that prompt is presented.