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Author: 0 Amazon Prime Video is finally coming to Apple TV

Viewers want to watch their favourite programs on whatever device they choose. Good news for Apple TV owners who subscribe to Amazon's streaming video service. The companies have had a number of issues with each other over the years. Streaming is not the only example where a spat between Apple and Amazon limited customer choice.

Author: 0 Apple to showcase new features for its gadgets

Apple for a long time did not bring significant changes in the lineup of laptops, which, according to analysts, many users prefer to do only the most necessary purchases a Mac, postponing the update before the release of really new models.

Author: 0 Apple is finally bringing virtual reality to the Mac

Safari has gotten a lot faster in High Sierra, in fact Apple says it's going to be the fastest desktop browser on the planet, up to 80% faster than Chrome . Unveiled at Apple's WWDC in San Jose, Calif., on Monday, the new operating system runs on the Apple File System (APFS ). Software updates are also expected for Apple's smartwatch and TV box for streaming online video.

Industry Toshiba shares rise on report Broadcom chosen as chip unit buyer
Author: 0 Toshiba shares rise on report Broadcom chosen as chip unit buyer

Hon Hai, also known as Foxconn Technology Group (富士康) outside Taiwan, has been bidding for Toshiba Memory, which was put up for sale in February to cover the losses of Toshiba's nuclear energy business in the USA market. Westinghouse nuclear unit, which is now bankrupt. This most recent interview with Japanese press has confirmed , for the first time, that Apple , Amazon and Hon Hai are working together to secure the bid.

Author: 0 Apple Announces watchOS 4 with Redesigned Workout and Music Apps

It will track performance over the course of a few days and recommend workouts to keep reaching new records. Big news for more hardened fitness fanatics is the addition of High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT). "So now all the information matches, it's much easier and it's a lot more accurate". Brandon Ballinger, founder of Cardiogram, a health-tracking app for Apple Watch , said it's exactly what developers need to do just that.

Industry Battle of the voice assistants-Alexa, Siri, Google Assistant
Author: 0 Battle of the voice assistants-Alexa, Siri, Google Assistant

Amazon said in a statement: "Our goal is to make speaking with Alexa as natural and easy as possible, so we're looking at ways to improve this over time". Assign each one a specific title and you'll be informed when they hit zero - so Alexa will tell you when the "rice timer" is up, with the "lamb curry timer" still ticking away in the background.

Author: 0 How to enable and disable Alexa skills

If you're looking to sync your Alexa-powered Echo device with your Apple iCloud account to access your Calendar . Alexa will also give you a verbal nudge. Now anyone with an Alexa-enabled device can say " Alexa , remind me to stay woke in 10 minutes" or " Alexa , remind me to tell my dad I love him on June 10".

Industry Google Chrome's getting an in-built ad-blocker in 2018
Author: 0 Google Chrome's getting an in-built ad-blocker in 2018

Google's move, in the works for some time, could end up reducing some ads served and impact its own revenue, but it aims to improve the overall web experience and discourage third-party ad-blockers that could have a more dramatic impact. But there might not be vast changes online triggered by the popular browser's efforts. However, he added, "Online ads should be better". Some individual websites have come up with their own countermeasures.

Industry Attack at CRPF camp,4 militants killed in Sumbal
Author: 0 Attack at CRPF camp,4 militants killed in Sumbal

The police said that the youth were shot dead after they attacked a paramilitary CRPF camp located near housing Irrigation Colony in Sumbal. The identities of the four militants are yet to be ascertained. The militants often carry out attacks on police and army in the region. On Saturday two army troopers were killed and four others wounded after militants attacked their convoy in Qazigund town of the region.

Author: 0 Countdown begins for India's heaviest satellite launch

This will get into geo synchronous orbit from Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota at 5 pm IST today. Creating a record, ISRO successfully launched as many as 20 satellites including its earth observation Cartosal-2 series, in one single mission on board its workhorse PSLV-C34 from Sriharikota previous year.

Author: 0 Samsung Reportedly Testing Galaxy Note 8 variant with Android 7.1.1

Running on Android 7.0 Nougat and powered by a 3,500 mAh battery , the device is priced at Rs. 74,990, and can be pre-booked on Samsung Shop and Flipkart starting June 2. If the report is accurate, it means Samsung doesn't plan to delay the Galaxy Note 8's launch for too long. Having identified the issue that doomed the ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 and subsequently put in place more rigorous testing methods to ensure that situation does not repeat itself, Samsung is now getting ready to ...

Industry The Galaxy S8's speedy processor will power Windows 10 laptops this year
Author: 0 The Galaxy S8's speedy processor will power Windows 10 laptops this year

Asus , HP, and Lenovo will soon begin offering Windows 10 PCs powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon mobile processors, the first products sold in more than a decade to run full Windows on non-Intel-compatible CPUs. 7nm FinFET process technology is more advanced than the 10nm manufacturing process used for the Snapdragon 835, which Samsung is now making for Qualcomm.

Author: 0 4GB RAM Nokia 9 Variant Surfaces On AnTuTu & Geekbench

Other specifications like Snapdragon 835 processor and Android 7.1.1 Nougat were spotted on Geekbench as well. IBT previously reported that alleged leaked photos of the handset surfaced online showing its "Heart" codename. AnTuTu also says that the device will pack in 64GB of internal storage, and that a QHD (2560 x 1440) display will be included here as well. It's possible that the Nokia 9 might actually have three different variants with differing RAM capacities.

Author: 0 Apple's Siri Speaker Reportedly Enters Production Phase

Though the number of features has not been confirmed, Apple is expected to add to those categories which in turn will thoroughly improve the overall experience for the user. "Customers are enjoying subscriptions across a wide variety of services including longtime favorites such as Netflix and Hulu, as well as newcomers like Tastemade, the modern, mobile-first cooking network, and photo editing apps like Over and Enlight", an Apple statement said.

Industry Computex 2017: Microsoft teases mixed reality headsets and 'Always-Connected' PCs
Author: 0 Computex 2017: Microsoft teases mixed reality headsets and 'Always-Connected' PCs

ASUS has arguably the most distinctive and striking design of any Windows Mixed Reality headset seen so far; Microsoft described it as "a futuristic head-mount device with a unique polygonal 3D cover panel ". It was Microsoft's turn on stage at Computex 2017 on Wednesday, and they did not disappoint in giving the audience a first look at their upcoming Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Industry Expansion Golden Knights ready to make trades
Author: 0 Expansion Golden Knights ready to make trades

You want to keep a player but you can't protect him in the expansion draft? Because they won't be near the cap roof this year, they can afford to take on bigger contracts to help teams out, and receive compensation like draft picks or prospects in return.

Industry Election Commission Gets 14 EVMs from UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand for Hacking Challenge
Author: 0 Election Commission Gets 14 EVMs from UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand for Hacking Challenge

Following the five state Assembly elections, opposition parties had alleged that EVMs were rigged to give a favorable result to select political parties. DG again informed her that they can choose an EVM and open the same to access these memory numbers. Thus, there is no scope to doubt the fair working of the EVMs and hence, the organisation of a demonstration/challenge tomorrow must be left to the discretion of the Election Commission at best.

Author: 0 Ronaldo inspires Real Madrid to historic Champions League victory

Then came the Club World Cup with Real Madrid and the end of a five-year Spanish title drought before new highs were reached in the Champions League . The former Chelsea man was rightly booked for a cynical tackle from behind on Ronaldo but his second yellow card came after a needless - and ultimately ugly - moment with Sergio Ramos .

Industry Sony is going back to the drawing board with its smartphone range
Author: 0 Sony is going back to the drawing board with its smartphone range

Sony confirmed its plan during its 2017 Investor Day. Sony is ending the company's "Premium Standard" range of smartphones following disappointing sales, according to a new report from Xperia Blog. Likewise, after receiving such low results, Sony is aiming to recover market share in 2017. The smartphones being the Xperia XZ Premium and XZs at the flagship level and Xperia XA1 and XA1 Ultra in the mid-range category.