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Has Apple Siri Lost Its Mojo? Some Former Employees Say Yes

With Google , their devices use Google Assistant , and Apple's recently launched HomePod is powered by Siri . Mr Limp said that HomePod's "premium" price tag of $349, compared to Echo's $179 and Echo Dot's $49, also meant that Apple's speaker would not disturb Amazon's sales greatly.

Microsoft Announces New Console

And while it may resemble its predecessors, the Xbox One X is the " smallest Xbox ever ". Even existing Xbox One accessories will work with the Xbox One X . Microsoft has shared the first image for the upcoming Xbox Duke Controller for the Xbox One. While speaking to YouTube Live after Microsoft's E3 2017 conference, marketing head Aaron Greenberg offered some new information about the Xbox One X .

Microsoft E3 press conference live stream to begin at 2 pm PDT

Given the success of the Switch , Sony might bring back the Sony PSP, adding motion controllers, flash storage - and done. Aside from revealing their newly engineered console, which packs quite the punch, Microsoft fed us a cluster of games; some exclusive, some coming to other platforms.

The Traders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Apple (AAPL)

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " Apple Inc ". (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 1.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. (NASDAQ:AAPL) earned " Buy " rating by Nomura on Thursday, March 23. Piper Jaffray Companies restated an " overweight " rating and set a $158.00 target price on shares of Apple in a research report on Tuesday, June 6th.

Apple unveiled a new 10.5-inch iPad Pro

The refreshed 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch ID is listed at Rs 1,54,900 (base model ), while the new 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch ID base model starts at Rs 2,05,900, which is the same price at which it was launched previous year. The latest processors also come with integrated graphics that makes for a flawless 4K media streaming, plus video editing and creation. Unfortunately for those planning on picking up one of these accessories, they're only going to be available to ...

Honda latest to kick V6 to curb

Accord has been the US retail sales leader in midsize sedan segment for the fourth straight year (2013-2016). No transmission for the Accord Hybrid, the electric regenerative motor does the duty here. The most likely candidates to fill those roles will be the 140kW/240Nm 1.5-litre engine from the new CR-V SUV and a derivative of the 235kW/400Nm 2.0-litre engine as used in the Civic Type-R hot hatch.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Shares Bought by TrimTabs Asset Management LLC

Meanwhile, due to an ongoing pressure which caused a decline of nearly -1.54% in the past five days, the stock price is now up 7.3% so far on the year - still in strong territory. The stock of Pan American Silver Corp. The consensus recommendation - averaging the work of 31 analysts - of 2 for Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) points to moderate case.

Apple not to include next generation gigabit support in iPhone 8

Network upgrades have made it possible for carriers like Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint to market speeds 100 faster than before. As Bloomberg points out, Qualcomm now sells a cellular modem capable of 1-gigabit-per-second download speeds - the Snapdragon X16 - but Intel doesn't.

Teardown of New iMac Reveals Replaceable CPU, RAM

The feasibility of upgrading these components is another matter entirely. The recently announced iMac goes against that idea as a recent teardown of the computer reveals that the device is indeed upgradable. You'll need to pry the case apart and remove the screen entirely. Previous models had soldered memory modules, but the new iMac's memory sits in two removable SO-DIMM slots.

Have the Zelle banks finally found a winning formula?

The network is the product of an industry consortium called Early Warning Services LLC, whose seven owners have more than 86 million USA mobile banking customers. And despite the popularity of apps like Venmo, they transfer far less money than banks. Run by bank-owned Early Warning, Zelle has additionally established relationships with payment processors and vendors serving the credit union industry which will extend the range of the programme to community banking institutions across ...

Third London Bridge attacker named as Youssef Zaghba

The three attackers , who were wearing fake suicide bomb vests, were shot dead by eight officers in an "unprecedented" hail of bullets. Boris Johnson , the foreign secretary, acknowledged that MI5 and the police will have to answer questions about why a known extremist managed to carry out the attack without being stopped.

AMD announces the new Radeon Pro 500 series

The new iMac Pro comes with a 27-inch Retina 5K display and will be available in December with a starting price of $4999. Yet due to slimming down the bezels by 40 percent, the new iPad Pro remains as lightweight and compact to hold as its 9.7in predecessor.

Final Fantasy XV Update Includes New Regalia, Episode Prompto

According to Games Talk (via Gematsu ), the Final Fantasy XV June update will include the highly-anticipated "Regalia Type-D" machine. This off-road-ready version of the Regalia will also be able to jump. Incidentally, Shida-san also mentioned that more information will come next week at E3, but it will include new gameplay modes like the previous DLC Episode Gladiolus did .

IOS 11 Has A Hidden 'Dark Mode'

Subsequently, the iOS 10.3 update included a tool that could detect apps that were unable to run in 64-bit mode. Siri has always been better at intelligent answers than you, accept it! Upon introducing iOS 11 at the WWDC 2017 on Monday, Apple revealed as well that Siri was getting advanced enhancements in its next version.

Pokemon Go Will Look More Realistic With Apple's ARKit

Good news for Apple users and fans of Pokemon Go at the same time! It was announced during its World Wide Developer Conference this evening. There's no word on when the ARKit will roll out or how else it will impact Pokemon Go and other games that use AR.

Apple's New MacBook Keyboard Looks Lit

Apple launched its new range of Macs at the World Wide Developer Conference 2017 Monday. Apple finally unveiled its new MacBook Pro family that comes equipped with Intel's Kaby Lake processors . Not only can you bump up memory yourself, but you can also replace the CPU. "They've put their cards on the table for this year". However, Apple has not made any official statements yet.

WWDC 2017: Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) New iMac Lineup Should Silence Critics

That's better than the 1.6GHz Core i5 that used to power it, but not as good as the seventh-generation Kaby Lake Core i5 or Core i7 from which you can choose to power your Surface. It packs 8GB 2400MHz RAM that goes up to 64GB memory and 1TB Fusion drive. "Today iMac gets a huge graphics performance increase, faster CPU performance, Thunderbolt 3 and a brighter Retina display with support for 1 billion colours".

As Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Valuation Rose, Shareholder Meritage Portfolio Management Lifted Stake

It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Cl A for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $419.33 billion market cap company. It operates in four divisions: Wolverine Outdoor & Lifestyle Group, which offers Merrell footwear and apparel, Cat footwear, Hush Puppies footwear and apparel, Chaco footwear, and Sebago footwear and apparel; Wolverine Boston Group, which offers Sperry footwear and apparel, Saucony footwear and apparel, and Keds footwear and apparel; Wolverine Heritage Group, ...

Current Games Will Look, Play Better on Xbox One X

But Spencer also said that over 30 game maker partners were already planning to update existing games to 4K for the Xbox One X-and for free-in the months ahead. Both the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X support existing PS4 and Xbox One titles. The Xbox One X can play Ultra-HD Blu-ray disks, whereas the PS4 Pro can't play 4K Blu-rays.

British superbike maker Triumph Motorcycles gears up for Make in India

Talking of styling, needless to say, the new Triumph Street Triple is even desirable now. Here's everything you need to know about the all-new Street Triple. The motorcycle gets a sharper rear end along with some cosmetic updates here and there. There's also a new gullwing swingarm in place on the new Street that's lighter as well.

OnePlus confirms that the OnePlus 2 won't get Android Nougat

The OnePlus 2 is just shy of that milestone, having gotten launched in July 2015. Moreover, the Nougat update was initially promised to OP2 owners. Many would agree that OnePlus should pick their marketing slogan more carefully next time. In the last few days, the Internet has been constantly abuzz with fresh info about the OnePlus 5 , including the recent benchmark test report that confirmed nearly all the key specifications of the handset.

The Xbox One X Sure Will Be Hard To Market

Perhaps this is the "unannounced triple A" title that Microsoft has marketing on? Microsoft has unveiled its new console, the Xbox One X , with ultra high-resolution 4K capabilities and a processor with liquid-cooling technology, claiming that it is the most powerful game console to date.

Microsoft unveils the Xbox One X

Do you plan to get one yourself come November 7? What do you think of the Xbox One X? Other fun facts: it's slightly bigger than the Xbox One S, and also heavier than both the One S and the original Xbox One. " Microsoft is committed to delivering great mixed reality gaming experiences". While Microsoft ultimately chose to call its new console Xbox One X , other names were considered and Head of Xbox Phil Spencer shared with IGN a few of those alternate names.

Microsoft challenges Sony with powerful new Xbox One X

Microsoft will now start shipping the Xbox One X in black color with 1TB of storage . During today's Xbox E3 press conference, Microsoft announced that backwards compatibility for original Xbox games will come to Xbox One later this year, and Head of Xbox Phil Spencer has since elaborated on the forthcoming support.

Google's 'Daydream View' VR headset now in India

The Daydream View VR headset features a body made of cloth which Google claims makes it breathable and comfortable. Just like other VR headsets available in the market, the Daydream headset comes with a face mask (which can be replaced) held in a velcro, in which the supported smartphone should be placed.

Xbox One X release date announced: Pre-order information

Known until now as Project Scorpio, the gaming giant has shown off the final hardware for the high-powered system for the first time. Microsoft is using a custom GPU engine on Scorpio that runs at 1172MHz, a big increase over the Xbox One's 853MHz and even Sony's 911MHz found on the PS4 Pro.

Xbox One S bundles getting $50 price cut

After months of speculation about the possible launch of "Project Scorpio", which was an adopted name for the new Microsoft video game console , the new Xbox One X , the smallest console ever in the Xbox family, will go on sale worldwide on November 7 for $499 and will be compatible with all current Xbox One games and accessories.

E3 2017: Xbox Head Reveals Other Names Considered for Xbox One X

Changes for the remote will include: "a logo display screen; left and right bumpers; and compatibility with Xbox One devices ( Xbox One, Xbox One S, and Xbox One X ) and Windows 10 PCs". This means the games will still look a lot better even they are using an old TV with a 1080p display. For that price you will own a console which not only plays existing titles across the Xbox series but also produces gaming in 4K HDR.

Apple's New iMac Pro Is Coming in December

We also learned that the machine won't have user accessible RAM , but Apple will be offering some of its usual upgrade options at the time of purchase. You'll still see a 10-hour battery life, a 12-megapixel rear-facing camera, and a 7-megapixel front-facing camera. Apple brought their WWDC17 Keynote Address from the San Jose Convention Center today, with announcements across a variety of existing products including iPad Pro , iOS 11 , iMac, iMac Pro , MacBook and MacBook Pro , ...

Microsoft unveils Xbox One X, arriving in November for $499

Submit your Newswire tips here. There's a 4K UHD Blu-ray player on-board, too, but it's the option to serve up 4K HDR games (rendered with a wide colour gamut) that's properly exciting. Microsoft will now start shipping the Xbox One X in black color with 1TB of storage . "These are impressive numbers. because that's what it takes to give the game creators the power they need so you can experience true 4K resolution" Choudhry told the audience who were heard shouting words of joy and ...

Wolfenstein II's BJ Blazkowicz comes to Quake Champions

Blazkowicz to its growing roster of heroic characters. Quake Champions is under development from Bethesda's id Software studio and Saber Interactive. Quake Champions is in now in an open beta on Windows PC. With a $1 million prize pool, players will need to bring their best in order to win big.

Thursday Apple Rumors: iOS 11 Will Bring More Privacy to Users

Unfortunately, we won't know if drag and drop will actually make it into the fully fleshed-out version of iOS 11 - and we won't find out until it hits devices later this fall. All you need to do is to ensure your iPhone has ample battery left and a Wi-Fi signal. As such it hardly makes any sense for reviews and ratings to disappear and the app to start from a clean slate every time its updated.

General election result: what does it mean for FE?

May, who is the second female Prime Minister for the United Kingdom after Margaret Thatcher, didn't win elections in 2016. But after meeting with the queen , Theresa May insisted she will carry on. "She ran a pretty terrible campaign", added Conservative lawmaker Anna Soubry as the results rolled in, saying she should "consider her position".

Xbox One S now available with a $50 price price cut

Eight independent custom processors and 12GB RAM on-board will make the Scorpio a strong favourite rivalling the likes of PlayStation 4 Pro from Sony. At Gamescom 2016 in August, Microsoft suggested Project Scorpio signaled an end to console generations , at least for Xbox. It has been left being in terms of sales by PlayStation series and also does not have the kind of range or accessories that Sony offers.

Pokémon Go will host real-life events to celebrate its anniversary

However, there is another speculation that the game would have an Unown event. Pokemon GO is available on iOS and Android . Pokemon Go still registers 65 million online players every month and despite the incredible eminence it gained.