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Author: 0 Apple's WWDC 2017 Kicks Off, Siri Speakers Hotly Anticipated

Apple fans might expect a similar move this year. Apple's expected to reveal its long-rumored Siri-powered speaker today alongside new iPads . Amazon introduced the Echo speaker, featuring its Alexa assistant, in 2015. Compared to Echo, Google Home is expected to account for 23.8%, while other smaller players like Lenovo, LG, Harmon Kardon and Mattel would account for only 5.6% of the total users.

Author: 0 Upcoming Apple devices leaked by Foxconn Insiders

The leak, the credit for which goes to a few Foxconn insiders mentions about the expected stuff such as the 2018 MacBook Pro, iPhone 8, or iPhone 7, and Siri speaker along with the unexpected ones such as Apple Smart Glasses and so on.

Electronics Nextbit Robin users receive Android 7.1.1 Nougat update
Author: 0 Nextbit Robin users receive Android 7.1.1 Nougat update

Because the update is being sent out OTA, it might be a few days before it shows up on your phone. Back to Nextbit , you should know that they released a factory image of the 7.1.1 on the Razer Insider for Robin. Once the update has been installed, there is no turning back, so make sure this is what you want to download before you begin. You can find the factory images here.

Electronics Vegas Play of the Day: Cavaliers at Warriors
Author: 0 Vegas Play of the Day: Cavaliers at Warriors

Did he not want to talk about getting crossed up by Stephen Curry or the challenges of trying to keep pace with a dominant Warriors team? LeBron James spoke with reporters after NBA Finals Game 2. The Cavaliers say they haven't lost their confidence. "I'm just seeing a lot of bodies", Irving said. And you got to expect them to play, obviously, better at home.

Electronics Alexa Is Getting Better As Amazon Brings New Timer And Reminder Features
Author: 0 Alexa Is Getting Better As Amazon Brings New Timer And Reminder Features

Amazon's latest Alexa/Echo update lands in June 2017, offering scheduled reminders and named timers. " Alexa , set a timer for a minute and a half". Apple is set to step up its efforts in tech's next big battlefield: the home. When Echo was first introduced, some users were disappointed because they couldn't set a reminder for themselves .

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to coach Game 2

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving, seated from left, LeBron James , Richard Jefferson, Kyle Korver and J.R. Smith sit on the bench during the second half of Game 2 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Golden State Warri. "So it's good to have him back over there". More help from his teammates would go a long way too. Rather than reach back to last year's championship comeback for a confidence boost, James' focus is on figuring out what Cleveland must do to change its fortunes against a ...

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

Apple CEO Tim Cook confirmed Monday at the company's Apple Worldwide Developers Conference event in San Jose that Apple TV, its TV-connected streaming platform, will open access to Amazon Prime Video later this year. Cook didn't provide any other updates about Apple TV. Yes, as we reported earlier last month, Cupertino has today announced its latest partnership to further build on the very extensive library of video content available on Apple TV.

Author: 0 One in five PS4 units since November were PS4 Pro

This means the PSVR headset is now ahead of its two main rivals, the HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift. "As you'll recall, previous year we performed the daredevil stunt of launching three new pieces of hardware in 60 days", he said . As for that bastion of niche Japanese games, the PS Vita, Layden says it's still viable for development. The future of VR may be uncertain, but it seems bright.

Author: 0 Apple gears up for big announcements at WWDC

It wouldn't be the first time that Apple hopped on the bandwagon of a technology product popularized by a competitor. Although it was first smartphone maker to come out with a digital assistant when Siri debuted in 2011, it hasn't had a stand-alone assistant.

Author: 0 New speaker? Apple hopped on bandwagon before

At the company's annual developer conference, WWDC 2017 , Apple showcased on Monday several new features coming to the next version of macOS, High Sierra. It now includes a persistent sidebar and a drop down to filter content - making it easier to search through your photos. Notably, AFS has built-in crash protection, and native encryption.

Author: 0 IMac Pro release date and details

The processing power is enough to help Apple power VR, too, which will be supported in macOS High Sierra , the latest macOS operating system. The iMac is getting an upgrade. The 21.5-inch model will have Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640, for a graphics speed boost of up to 80 percent. The desktop will support AMD's Radeon Pro 570, 575 and 580 and 8GB VRAM.

Author: 0 Draymond Green: 'Going over the edge' won't win me a championship

James finished with 29 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists in 39 minutes. James, who sat for good with 3:47 left when the Cavs were down 19, matched Magic Johnson's record with his eighth Finals triple-double. Cleveland's third star, point guard Kyrie Irving , struggled offensively with a 8-for-23 shooting night as he had to expend so much energy at the other end defending Curry and Thompson.

Author: 0 Apple pushes Siri to the fore at annual developer conference

The Siri face for the Apple Watch was the first step in that direction, blending users' calendar information with other useful details, like airline tickets they may have booked. Apple announced some new improvements to Apple Music, and said that users will be able to more easily find apps through a redesigned dock. It'll also provide a curated experience for you with other apps, by doing things like pushing news stories you'd be likely to read to the top of the queue.

Electronics Turkey offers to help resolve Gulf-Qatar row: minister
Author: 0 Turkey offers to help resolve Gulf-Qatar row: minister

The four nations also said they planned to cut air and sea traffic to the peninsular country. The cutting of diplomatic ties revives tensions from 2014 when Gulf countries recalled their ambassadors from Doha, ostensibly over its support for the Muslim Brotherhood.

Electronics Same starters for Game 2 of the NBA Finals
Author: 0 Same starters for Game 2 of the NBA Finals

In the Dubs Game 2 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday (AEDT), KD finished with 33 points, 13 rebounds and six assists all stellar numbers. "The intention is to coach tonight and the rest of the series", said Kerr, who last coached in Game 2 of the Warriors' first-round playoff series against Portland.

Author: 0 Samsung's about to launch a new version of the Galaxy S8

According to Express , the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 may feature an embedded fingerprint scanner underneath the flagship's popular wide display . Fans of the Galaxy Note 7 expect a lot from Samsung , as Galaxy Note 8's arrival fast approaches.

Electronics Destiny 2 Interview: Why the Game Will Be Great on PC
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Interview: Why the Game Will Be Great on PC

In an entry posted on the official Bungie blog over the weekend, the developer highlighted that the Age of Triumph update for Destiny 1 is the game's final update. "This fall will begin an entirely new cycle of updates for a brand new game that we think will be the best answer to the feedback you've give us since the original launch of Destiny ".

Electronics New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference
Author: 0 New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

They'll also be waiting to hear if Apple finally reveals its smart home hardware plans. There's not an very bad lot of information, but the app is undeniably an official Apple app. Anxious Apple customers will also want to know how Apple is going to change their day-to-day existence by altering the way iOS and macOS work. If you're using a 64-bit iDevice running iOS 10.3, you're already using APFS , but Apple eventually intends to use it on everything from Macs to Apple Watches to Apple TVs.

Author: 0 Apple looks to be launching a Files app in iOS 11

As with all full point updates, expect a couple of older iOS devices to drop off the compatibility list, with the iPhone 5/5c and 4th generation iPad the likely candidates this time around. Apple announced Apple File System as a new, modern file system for iOS, OS X, tvOS and watchOS . Most notable is the MacBook Pro's move from Intel's Skylake to Kaby Lake processor.

Author: 0 Apple may bring this important tool for iOS users. Find out which

Apple will stream the event at this link . This is possibly the most exciting time of year for Apple fans and developers alike. You will be able to watch Apple CEO Tim Cook along with other important executives like Craig Federighi, Phil Schiller, Eddy Cue live on stage.

Author: 0 IOS 11 set to be unveiled today

It's worth noting though that the stream predictably uses Apple's proprietary streaming tech, which "requires an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with Safari on iOS 7.0 or later, a Mac with Safari 6.0.5 or later on OS X v10.8.5 or later, or a PC with Microsoft Edge on Windows 10".

Author: 0 Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole

The Warriors , on the other hand, have gotten key contributions from their four All-Stars: Curry, Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green , as well as from players like Livingston, Andre Iguodala and Zaza Pachulia at times to set an National Basketball Association record with 14 straight postseason wins.

Author: 0 Canadian amongst seven dead in London terror attack

The US president once again let diplomatic niceties fall by the wayside as he criticised Khan, a Muslim with whom he had already developed a tense relationship, for seeking to reassure Londoners, and other Britons, after the attack, although he took the mayor's remarks out of context.

Electronics J&K: 4 terrorists killed in attack on CRPF camp in Bandipora
Author: 0 J&K: 4 terrorists killed in attack on CRPF camp in Bandipora

The details came from police and there was no more information. The identities of the four militants are yet to be ascertained. Their bodies were recovered along with four AK rifles, one UGL, UBGL grenades and hand grenades. On Saturday two army troopers were killed and four others wounded after militants attacked their convoy in Qazigund town of the region. Naik Dipak Kumar Maity (43) who was killed in the attack, had joined the Army in 1997 and hailed from Midnapur in West Bengal, he said.

Author: 0 Steve Kerr will coach Warriors against Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2

I'm feeling better, more back to where I was during the regular season. After a poor shooting night and multiple defensive lapses in Game 1 , the Cavaliers will tighten up and win a competitive Game 2 on the road to ease some pressure before the series heads to Cleveland.

Author: 0 Warriors' Draymond Green Was 'Woken Up' By 2016 NBA Finals Suspension

The Warriors were already a special team having enjoyed an National Basketball Association record 73 wins the previous season, but the addition of Kevin Durant has truly pushed them to another level. And this wasn't a role player problem or even a Kyrie Irving problem. We get up in the 15-plus range, that's a disaster for us. When the Cavs left him unguarded on the perimeter, Durant hit 3-pointers.

Electronics Anand Mahindra invites Tesla's Elon Musk to make e-vehicles in India
Author: 0 Anand Mahindra invites Tesla's Elon Musk to make e-vehicles in India

Mahindra Electric has already invested ₹6 billion in electric vehicles . The objective of the government's plan is to rid the country of alarming levels of air pollution causing about 1.2 million deaths each year. The government statement (on May 23) came as a response to Musk expressing concern. The government has clarified that the 30 percent sourcing plan was applicable to foreign companies looking to open a single brand, wholly owned retail store within the country.

Author: 0 Durant not fussed by Cleveland's in-your-face defence

Such a strategy would seems to play into the hands of the Warriors' chaotic brand of attack. Looking back on it now, Green told ESPN's Tom Rinaldi that he accepts responsibility for the team blowing a 3-1 lead to Cleveland. "We have to play with pace. But we can play better". The Golden State Warriors wont worry about how many shots Klay Thompson misses as long as he keep preventing his opponent from making them on the other end of the floor.

Electronics Trial underway of a Rutherford County minister accused of abuse
Author: 0 Trial underway of a Rutherford County minister accused of abuse

Covington is charged with kidnapping and assaulting former church member Matthew Fenner . As part of an ongoing, two-year investigation into abuse of Word of Faith Fellowship congregants by church leaders, The Associated Press interviewed four former church members who say they witnessed Fenner being attacked.

Author: 0 Free ATS Pick for the NBA Finals Game 2: Cavs vs. Warriors

They work well together", he told reporters on Saturday during practice in Oakland . Golden State curbed turnovers in spurts, but they remained the Warriors' Achilles heel."Be himself", said LeBron James . James contributed 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists but also committed eight of the team's 20 turnovers. "I just think about the game plan; I think about the matchups and things that we can do better", James said.

Author: 0 Reaction to climate-accord pullout is overblown

Speaking with MIT Technology Review on Thursday, he added, "This idea that the Paris agreement has a negligible impact on future climate change is certainly not what we conveyed and was not the conclusion of our analysis". "We at Under Armour are disappointed by the Administration's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement as climate change continues to threaten our planet, our cities and our economies", Plank said in a statement .

Author: 0 Warriors rout Spurs despite being not at their best

They can't allow Durant to run wild the way he did in Game 1 . He became the first player since Shaquille O'Neal in 2000 to score at least 38 points without committing a turnover. However, this Game 2 is massive for Cavaliers . That said, it's just one game and the Cavaliers have plenty of chances to do something about it.

Author: 0 Golden State preparing for expected adjustments by Cleveland Cavaliers for Game 2

After he scored just eight points in a Game 4 loss to the Dallas Mavericks that year, for example, James offered a public thank you to columnists who criticized him. Out of concern that the schedule was leading to more injuries, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and the players union this year agreed to add a week to next year's schedule while keeping the season at the same number of games.

Author: 0 Anyone counting Cavaliers out of NBA Finals ignoring the obvious

The loser of Game 1 has gone on to win four of the last six championships, including last season, when the Cavaliers were beaten 104-89 in Oakland before rebounding to win the best-of-seven series in Game 7. "As long as they stay healthy, what they have is just too much, and I think they'll walk away with the title". "So I just try to focus on defense". "Right when I got on camera, I pulled my shirt up, screamed Golden State and the whole stadium started to boo".

Author: 0 Amazon Echo Update to Bring Two Powerful Productivity Features

If you're in the US, you'll soon receive an update for your Echo speaker (if you haven't yet) that gives Alexa the capability to set reminders . Will you use it? With Reminders , you can now ask Alexa to alert you to anything of your choosing - even if it's at a later date.

Electronics Here's What to Expect From Apple's Big Event Next Week
Author: 0 Here's What to Expect From Apple's Big Event Next Week

The WWDC is this Monday, on June 5, and the new favorite rumor seems to be that of an iOS 11 reveal. Considering that Android dominates smartphone sales, the fact that all those Android smartphone owners would collectively download more apps than iPhone owners isn't surprising.

Electronics CARDIFF (CNN) - No team collects European trophies as ruthlessly as Real Madrid
Author: 0 CARDIFF (CNN) - No team collects European trophies as ruthlessly as Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates Real Madrid's 4-1 victory Saturday. At the end of the 25th season of the Champions League , Ronaldo is the first player to score in the three of the competition's finals. Both teams then seemed to need a breather as we got to half-time after a frenetic but high quality first 45. "Football gives you the chance to go again next year".

Electronics Google dedicates doodle to actress Nutan
Author: 0 Google dedicates doodle to actress Nutan

Her caricatures form the two O's of the logo. The image imitates her expressions as a conflicted murderess from " Bandini ", the agonized untouchable from " Sujata ", the hell-raising orphan from " Seema " - all unforgettable characters played by Nutan, a celebrated Indian film actress known for communicating complex emotions using only facial expressions and body language rather than dialogue, the statement read.

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

This is something that's missing on the other two speakers. It's unclear if the Siri speaker will indeed make its debut at WWDC, potentially significantly ahead of its actual launch, though in some ways the developer audience there does make sense.

Author: 0 Cavs focus on improving physicality for Game 2

Thompson said he expects a more physical game from Cleveland on Sunday and Love said the Cavs will try to be more forceful in hopes of creating more turnovers. But we should probably consider adding the possible Ri-Ri stare down to KD's official stat line based on how social media exploded after the incident.

Author: 0 9 people dead in London attacks; President Trump responds

Also Saturday, two men entered a restaurant at Borough Market , just south of the Bridge, and stabbed two people inside, a witness told CNN on Saturday. "A white van driver came speeding - probably about 50mph - veered of the road into the crowds of people who were walking along the pavement", she told BBC News.

Electronics Showtime Posts First Fonfara-Stevenson Fight On YouTube In Advance of Rematch
Author: 0 Showtime Posts First Fonfara-Stevenson Fight On YouTube In Advance of Rematch

Fonfara (29-4, 17 KOs) weighed-in at 174 ¼ pounds while Stevenson (28-1, 23 KOs) measured a ready 173 ½ pounds for their rematch of an all-action 2014 showdown in which both fighters scored knockdowns. When Fonfara returned to his stool after the first round, he looked dazed and out of it. While his return on Saturday certainly won't bring us any closer to finding out whether he's truly the best 175-pound fighter on the planet, Stevenson (28-1, 23 KOs), at the very least, will be ...

Author: 0 Curry, Durant crush Cavs

The Warriors ripped defending National Basketball Association champion Cleveland 113-91 on Thursday behind 38 points from star forward Kevin Durant , many of them on slam dunks, and 28 by guard Stephen Curry , who sank six 3-pointers as the best-of-seven championship series began.

Author: 0 White House Still Won't Say Whether Trump Believes Climate Science

Bloomberg met French President Emmanuel Macron and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo on Friday and said that Americans didn't need Washington to meet the commitments of the climate deal. "This is something that every city needs, every state needs, every country needs and the world needs". The Alliance brings together USA politicians and companies to negotiate a plan with the United Nations to uphold the Paris Climate Accord .

Author: 0 Apple set to expand Siri, taking different route from Amazon's Alexa

By debuting a Siri Speaker at WWDC , Apple would be able to get developers on board with creating third-party apps for the speaker. In March, Apple had announced the opening of its App Accelerator in Bengaluru, which will provide specialised support for developers, including tools and best practices to hone their skills and transform the design, quality and performance of their apps on the iOS platform.