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Author: 0 Microsoft Xbox One X with 4K HDR gaming launched at E3

Microsoft also demonstrated a new game in its exclusive racing series, Forza Motorsport 7 . The Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017 or commonly known as the E3 2017 begins tomorrow on June 13 - 15, 2017 in Los Angeles is one of the top electronic and gaming expos in the world and gives a glimpse into what is in store to launch this year.

Sci-tech MacOS High Sierra Brings Current Improvements, Future Developments
Author: 0 MacOS High Sierra Brings Current Improvements, Future Developments

Apple File System - Apple are introducing a new file system in macOS High Sierra . The new update features better organization, looped Live Photos , and new Memories categories. On the top right, Apple has added filters to any screen within the Photos app so users can sort through their favourite images. A new view will also enable items to be sorted in chronological order, or by dates, names and other characteristics.

Author: 0 Britain's May reaches 'outline' power deal after election

May's authority over her party was shattered by the election result. She put on a fearless face, refusing to show any contrition for the election gamble that spectacularly backfired , but observers say she has been deeply wounded. Senior party figures have cautioned against any immediate leadership challenge, saying it would cause only further disruption as Britain prepares to start the Brexit talks as early as June 19 .

Author: 0 New Apple iPad rolled out at WWDC 2017

The new iMac 27-inch with 5K display , 21.5-inch with 4K display , and the typical 21.5-inch model have a price tag of $1,799, $1,299, and $1,099 in that order. The camera has also been improved and now both the new iPad Pros offer a 12MP rear camera and a 7MP front facing camera. You can upgrade the Mac Pro to up to 18 cores and Vega graphics up to 16GB of VRAM and 400GB per second of memory bandwidth.

Sci-tech Police first responder describes London Bridge attack mayhem
Author: 0 Police first responder describes London Bridge attack mayhem

Attackers drove into people walking across London Bridge before stabbing others in nearby Borough Market . Prime Minister Theresa May was accused on Sunday evening by Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn of failing to protect the public by starving the police of funds.

Sci-tech Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500
Author: 0 Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500

McLaren Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso's maiden attempt at the Indy 500 came to a disappointing halt after an engine failure ended his run at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway . Alonso skipped the Monaco Grand Prix to contest in the American race and led for a total of 27 laps before his Andretti Autosport Honda race vehicle gave up with just 21 laps to go, while he was in the seventh place.

Author: 0 The Best iOS 11 Features You Probably Haven't Heard Of Yet

Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) proposed a new set of guidelines to help address distracted driving caused by cell phones and other electronic devices. According to developers attending WWDC , the company confirmed that the drag and drop feature would be coming on iPhone but is only going to work within apps.

Author: 0 LeBron James on 2017 Warriors: 'Most firepower I've ever seen'

Durant's basket and two free throws by Draymond Green after a Cavaliers miss capped a 9-0 run by the Warriors , who have now won 15 straight playoff games and could cap a flawless post-season two nights hence. They did it exquisitely well in Games 1 and 2; they did it with beauty and precision pretty much the entire season. There will be a three-minute stretch where the Warriors incredible defense shuts the Cavs down, everything Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson throw up from 28 feet ...

Sci-tech IOS 11 won't support iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, and fourth-gen iPad
Author: 0 IOS 11 won't support iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, and fourth-gen iPad

Apple announced in 2014 that 64-bit support would be a requirement for any app created after February 1, and the requirements have been stepped up bit by bit since then. The Do Not Disturb While Driving function is a part of the iOS 11 operating system , revealed at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California yesterday.

Sci-tech Introducing Apple's Homepod - will you be purchasing?
Author: 0 Introducing Apple's Homepod - will you be purchasing?

But at the end of the day, it doesn't really matter. Are You There, Siri? Regarding the HomePod , developers are kind of hamstrung, still limited to the same capabilities they were given for Siri on the iPhone. Thus far, the HomePod's audio has been likened to audio experiences like that of the Sonos and Bose speakers. That means the HomePod is a linear play - and a commoditized one.

Sci-tech Apple announces HomePod at WWDC17
Author: 0 Apple announces HomePod at WWDC17

At the event, a parade of executives unveiled updates to Apple's hardware, software and mobile applications, or apps, including iMac desktop computer, MacBook laptop machine, iPad, Apple Watch, iOS software operating system and App Store. The company covered everything from a new version of iOS, to upgrading its Mac lineup to a brand new connected speaker that will take on both Amazon's Echo and Sonos' family of wireless speakers.

Sci-tech Updates to Apple's smart assistant Siri 'could be vital to HomePod's success'
Author: 0 Updates to Apple's smart assistant Siri 'could be vital to HomePod's success'

Apple Inc.'s first major new product for two years, the HomePod speaker, marks the biggest effort yet from the technology company to use its Siri digital assistant to keep customers wedded to a growing palette of products and services. Richard Windsor from Edison Investment Research said: " Apple has positioned this as something that the user buys for a high-quality audio experience with Siri coming as an added bonus".

Author: 0 Alleged leaker's parents fear Trump will be tough on case

Reality Leigh Winner, a 25-year-old government contractor, remained locked up Tuesday on federal charges that she mailed a classified report to an online news outlet. "She said that she had been arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and that she couldn't really talk about it", Winner-Davis told the Guardian .

Sci-tech Apple Launches HomePod-A Smart Speaker for Homes
Author: 0 Apple Launches HomePod-A Smart Speaker for Homes

Whereas the Echo and Home are pitched as entry points for a whole ecosystem of artificially intelligent, voice-powered services and devices, the HomePod is being pitched as a high-quality music player that happens to be integrated with Apple's Siri voice assistant.

Sci-tech Top IOS 11 Features We're Excited About
Author: 0 Top IOS 11 Features We're Excited About

New MacBooksThis is where things get really exciting for consumers as this looks to be the first WWDC in years with hardware announcements from Apple. Apple has announced big changes coming to Siri on iOS 11, among them being a new voice that sounds less robotic than the current iteration. Messages will be synced across all Apple devices as well with "Messages in iCloud".

Sci-tech Apple iOS 11 will make these older iPhones, iPads and apps obsolete
Author: 0 Apple iOS 11 will make these older iPhones, iPads and apps obsolete

And when you begin a workout in the Fitness app on Apple Watch, you can set a playlist to automatically start up - no need to fiddle through the app. Developers can download a preview of iOS 11 through developer. apple .com. Furthermore, if someone else with an iPhone texts you while you're driving with Do Not Disturb active, your phone can respond with an automatic message saying you're driving and can't respond right now.

Sci-tech SpaceX Falcon 9 Set To Liftoff From Kennedy Space Center
Author: 0 SpaceX Falcon 9 Set To Liftoff From Kennedy Space Center

Carrying approximately 6,000 pounds (2,700 kg) of equipment, the flight will lift off from the historic Pad 39-A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The cargo capsule was filled with supplies for astronauts onboard the International Space Station. It will be the first returning craft since NASA's now-retired shuttles.

Sci-tech GSLV Mk III launch, a quantum leap
Author: 0 GSLV Mk III launch, a quantum leap

Now, with such demonstration of indigenously developed cryogenic technology, India is not just decisively in the big league of space exploration, but also arguably its brightest star if one were to take into consideration all the recent achievements of Isro .

Sci-tech New Smart Speaker Expected as Apple Kicks Off Worldwide Developers Conference
Author: 0 New Smart Speaker Expected as Apple Kicks Off Worldwide Developers Conference

All in all, it was a big day for Apple , with more big news expected tomorrow, on Day 2 of the worldwide developers conference. These giants are battling over still-emerging fields that are expected to turn into technological gold mines, much the way personal computers and smartphones became moneymaking machines in previous decades.