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Apple announces 10.5-inch iPad, may be the Goldilocks of tablets

The 10.5-inch model has a screen that's 20 percent larger that its predecessor, and thanks to reduced bezels and borders, it still weighs about one pound. The camera has been updated, and now features the same front and rear-facing versions as the iPhone 7 - 12 megapixel in the rear and a seven megapixel front-facing camera.

Apple refreshes 12.9-inch iPad Pro, 10.5-inch iPad Pro

Both models come with a redesigned Retina display Apple is called Pro Motion. The new iPad Pro has some high refresh rate goodness tucked up its sleeve with Apple's new ProMotion technology ramping up the refresh rate on the 10.5- and 12.9-inch panels to 120Hz.

Apple Sharing Its Secret iPhone Fix With Other Retailers

Best Buy is one retailer chosen by Apple to receive said machines as the Cupertino-based tech giant frees up the design it once held so tightly. Apple then plans to double that figure by the end of 2017. It's not known exactly how much Apple makes from repairing devices, but considering standard repairs can cost more than £100/$100 for customers not covered by AppleCare+, analysts have suggested it generates around $1 billion a year in revenue.

IOS 11 will let you record your iPhone or iPad's screen

He said that iOS 10 had almost 96 per cent satisfaction with 86 per cent iPhone users installing the update as compared to only seven per cent Android users who installed Android Nougat - the latest version of Google's operating system.

Qatari crisis could spell new trouble for embattled Hamas

Israel's former emissary to Qatar , Eli Avidar, was quoted on Monday as saying that Qatar's support has been crucial for Hamas' survival and its terrorist operations. He noted also that despite Qatar's funding of terrorist organizations, the country's satellite news network Al-Jazeera "is the only Arab state to interview Israeli officials.

Plot twist: the MacBook Air is still alive Featured

All of these new Macs are shipping today. That's not all. Apple says it will release a new Mac Pro desktop next year that lets you swap out components for upgrades. The iMac Pro , however, comes in a sleek space gray aluminum design with a matching matte wireless keyboard and other accessories. Apple claims that its new thermal design and all flash architecture help the AiO PC deliver up to 80% more cooling capacity in the same thin and seamless iMac design.

Woman accused of leak indicted, faces detention hearing

The case against victor, who worked for NSA contractor Pluribus International Corporation in August, Georgia, appears formidable. The FBI arrested victor and accused her of printing out the stolen report from the nearby NSA facility where she worked and emailing it to The Intercept last month.

Apple shows the iPad some love with iOS 11

The point of a public beta is to find bugs developers have not yet uncovered, so if you have an older iOS device you can afford to upgrade with possibly buggy software, this is an interesting side project for iOS fans. iOS 11 will be available this fall. Control Center is also one page, and Messages are headed to iCloud so you can delete them across devices. Paired apps stay together on re-launch.

NASA makes announcement on its first mission to the sun

But two fundamental questions, raised in the 1940s by the discovery of the corona's million-degree temperature and in the early 1960s by the proof of the supersonic solar wind's existence, remain unanswered: Why is the solar corona so much hotter than the photosphere? NASA says the primary goals of the mission are to trace how energy and heat move through the sun's solar cornea and explore what accelerates both solar wind and solar energetic particles.

GOP Lawmakers Stick With Trump After Comey Testimony

The President himself accused Comey of lying and leaking Friday on Twitter . He said that he'd carefully documented his interactions with Trump because he anxious Trump would misrepresent them, and accused the administration of spreading "lies, plain and simple" about the reasons for his firing .

Qatar must 'end support for terror' to stop Gulf tensions

The move, announced early Friday, is the latest development in the ongoing rift between Qatar and Bahrain , Egypt , Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates . In a series of tweets on Monday morning, Trump not only appeared to be siding with Saudi Arabia, he also he seemed to be taking credit for triggering the row.

Justin Bieber Teases New Song '2U' With Help From Victoria's Secret Models

After a few teasers from both Guetta and Bieber , the song is now out in its entirety via Apple Music and YouTube. So why do we love "2U"? On Monday Justin tweeted six girls" names, "Elsa, Jasmine, Sara, Romee, Stella, Martha' which confused many of his fans, however some spotted they were the names of the Victoria's Secrets' Angels.

Gorillaz Surprise Everyone With Another Brand New Track

Well, it seems that Albarn - Or, depending on your dedication to the lore, 2-D - finished one of those songs, as the band just dropped a brand-new song and video titled " Sleeping Powder ". Hopefully, we'll get to hear more of the unreleased songs form Humanz but if not, at least we have " Sleeping Powder ", right? The animated character also features heavily in the video, which sees him play piano and dance against a trippy backdrop.

Senator curses in speech to show frustration with Washington

It's extraordinarily rare for members of Congress to swear in public, but it's not the first time for Gillibrand. The second use of the F-word came right thereafter: "Fundamentally, if we are not helping people, we should go the fuck home".

Fossilized prehistoric bird found in Burma

The bird, thought to have been just days or weeks old when it was engulfed in tree resin, belonged to group of birds called enantiornithes , which became extinct 65 million years ago alongside dinosaurs, according to National Geographic .

Smartphone Oppo R11 Plus

It is powered by a 2.2GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Processor with 6GB of RAM. The new Oppo R11 is running on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box. These sensors are accompanied by a dual LED flash as well. At the back, as we mentioned earlier , there is a dual camera setup. From Oppo R11 Plus has a battery capacity of 4000 mAh with which he weighs just 188 grams, having the dimensions 166х82х8 millimeters.

Apps Can No Longer Use Custom Review Prompts; Apple Mandates Standardized Method

These prompts come up from time to time and sometimes they look different from each other, but regardless of how they look, they will all eventually lead users back to the App Store. This seems like it should be a win-win for users and developers. Users also have the option to completely disable app review prompts inside the iOS Settings app, preventing the prompts from annoying them at all.

Amazon Prime Video Is Coming To Apple TV After Years Of Delay

Between the iOS 11 announcements and new 10.5-inch iPad Pro unveiling, however, was a smaller announcement sure to generate a big reaction. A sticking point has been the fact that Apple TV competes with Amazon's Fire TV boxes and Fire TV streaming sticks.

Ace Combat 7 Trailer Teases The Game's Story

Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown will provide an arsenal of ultra-modern and near-future super weapons for players to wield, while presenting formidable enemies for pilots to vanquish in the air. The PlayStation VR compatibility, meanwhile, has been revealed to be limited to just a handful of modes. It's a shame, but hey- at least the game is coming along well.

The Intrust Bank NA Sells 83 Shares of Vulcan Materials Company (VMC)

The company has a market cap of $17.25 billion, a PE ratio of 41.75 and a beta of 1.19. During the trading on 06/08/2017, Company's stock ranged from $128.70 to $126.38. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt has 3,715 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Therefore 57% are positive. Equities analysts expect that Vulcan Materials Company will post $4.07 earnings per share for the current year.

Apple TV update adds the one feature you've been waiting years for

Apple also unveiled a key content deal when Chief Executive Tim Cook said that Amazon Prime Video, long absent from the Apple TV product, would come to Apple devices such as the TV, iPhones and iPad later this year. A Siri-style light will fire up when you say " hey Siri " to the HomePod , and it will also handle music-centric queries around what you're listening to or what you're likely to want to listen to.

House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos

The complaint will focus on Comey's testimony that he gave a friend the content of memos about his conversations with Trump and asked the friend to then give that information to a reporter. Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the committee, both said Thursday they believed Comey's account of the events. He said he would be happy to speak to special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating allegations that Russian Federation interfered with the 2016 US presidential election and colluded with ...

New NASA astronaut candidate was born in Milwaukee

BOB HINES , 42, considers Harrisburg his hometown. He graduated from Boston University with a bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering. Barron was serving as the Flag Aide to the Superintendent of the U.S. It remains unclear whether Trump's White House will work to send astronauts back to the Moon, on to Mars, or to some other deep-space destination. Most recently, Kulin has been working at SpaceX in Hawthorne, California as a senior manager for flight reliability.

Trump fires back on Twitter

Comey said Trump asked him to back off his agency's investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn by saying, "I hope you can let this go". "I don't think it's for me to say whether the conversation I had with the president was an effort to obstruct". Trump tweeted on Friday morning.

Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (NYSE:BUD) Valuation According To Analysts

Savings Bank Of Ny Mellon holds 381,789 shares. Gradient Investments Ltd Co owns 62 shares. Boston Advisors Llc increased Electronic Arts Inc Com (NASDAQ:EA) stake by 55,511 shares to 260,269 valued at $20.50M in 2016Q4. The rating was upgraded by CLSA on Monday, November 2 to "Outperform". The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Thursday, January 19.

New Story trailer revealed for Middle-earth: Shadow of War

A new trailer for the game introduces us to handful of leaders and power players from Middle-earth. Shadow of War looks ridiculous, absurd and a little bit brilliant. Hopefully, we'll learn more about that particular aspect of the game when Middle-earth: Shadow of War makes an appearance at E3 2017. Watch Talion and Celebrimbor battle the dark forces in this latest preview and let us know if you'll join the quest when Middle-earth: Shadow of War erupts on Xbox One , PC and PS4 ...

NASA Hopes to Touch the Sun (But Will Totally Wear Oven Mitts)

The Solar Probe Plus will be protected from the Sun's brutal heat and radiation by a special carbon-composite heat shield that is 11.43cm thick. The Parker Solar Probe mission - which NASA describes as humanity's first visit to a star - will take us closer to the sun than ever before.

Agents of Mayhem Welcomes Saints Row's Johnny Gat As Pre-Order Bonus

Today two characters were announced as pre-order bonuses for Volition's and Deep Silver's upcoming Agents of Mayhem . Thing about Lazarus and Johnny Gat? Daniel Dae Kim is also back voicing Gat, which is a huge bit of news for anyone who really loved his work throughout the other games and standalone expansion pack missions.

The KBC Group NV Purchases 40899 Shares of Fortinet Inc (FTNT)

FTNT has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. 342,249 shares of the company traded hands. Based on the latest notes released to investors, 5 analysts have issued a rating of "buy", 15 analysts "outperform", 8 analysts "hold", 0 analysts "underperform" and 0 analysts "sell".

New game for 90s platformer Bubsy announced

Bubsy: The Woolies Strike Back will be out on PlayStation 4 and PC this autumn. It'll be a classic side-scrolling platformer. Bubsy's taking over from Jason and is hunting down the legendary Golden Fleece. Bubsy: Yeeeesssss! But then I got THE call. Accolade also said that this new game will mark the return for Accolade as a brand. Yes, Bubsy , the "edgy" Bobcat platform star from the 90's.

Reality Winner, Accused NSA Leaker, To Enter Not Guilty Plea

During the search, victor surprisingly agreed to talk with agents. Victor was the first person to be jailed by the Trump administration after being accused of leaking classified information. Others said the focusing on the role of the news organization distracts from the more question of whether the leak related to an important public issue.

Germany: Climate will last longer than Trump presidency

Ige says Hawaii is the first state to enact legislation implementing parts of the Paris climate agreement . But not all U.S. states ( or cities ) are on board. Fortunately, the reaction to Trump's announcement has been encouraging. Lehigh's commitment to the agreement reflects its dedication to its own Climate Commitment , which was signed by former president Alice P.

Activision confirms E3 2017 lineup

E3 2017 runs from June 13 to 15. There are five in total, the Airborne Division , the Mountain Division , the Infantry Division , the Armoured Division , and the Expeditionary Force . Of particular interest is his last answer, which pertains to the create-a-class system players have come to love in the past decade of Call of Duty games.

Here's how much Nintendo Switch's online service will cost

The Switch launched with free online play, but Nintendo stated from the beginning that it would turn into a subscription service at some point in the future. How would you like to hook up your Nintendo Switch to your phone by way of a headset adaptor? In addition, it has announced the cost of the service and an app that will accompany the service.

Cortana In Microsoft Edge Finds Best-Priced Shopping Deals

Meanwhile, Action Center has been redesigned with separate sections for apps, and now groups notifications together in a more coherent way from devices, apps, and elsewhere. Preview Build 16215 continues the trend of introducing new features instead of focusing mostly on bug fixes. The good news: This feature is finally coming to Windows 10 in the Fall Creators Update .