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WWDC brings the goods and we’re not just talking about software. The HomePod and iMac Pro steal breath while the U11 gets a reputation adjustment.
This is iOS 11 and watchOS 4!
Watch our first impressions of the new iOS 11 and watchOS 4 that Apple has just announced at WWDC 2017 for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch
Apple offers more iCloud storage for less on top-tier plan: 2TB at $10 a month
5GB of free iCloud storage is still not ideal, but an extra 50 gigs at $0.99 a month or a whopping 2TB in exchange for $10 sounds pretty sweet.
New 10.5-inch iPad Pro, Apple’s Weird HomePod thoughts & more – Pocketnow Daily
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the recent announcement of Apple’s New 10.5-inch iPad Pro, Apple’s Weird HomePod thoughts & more
This is a HomePod, the Siri speaker
WWDC 2017 was the time for Apple to finally pull out its Google Home and Amazon Echo competitor, but using only Apple services.
Apple’s new 10.5-inch iPad Pro fits into the old 9.7-inch body, starts at $650
That highly anticipated 10.5-inch iPad Pro is hardly bezelless, but it does reduce screen borders, also bringing the typical speed upgrades to the table.
ARKit will let iPhones play with objects that interact in real/virtual life
It’s the developers’ toolkit to implement their projects on Unity, Unreal and other standard engines and push them into iOS and the App Store.
Apple improves everything from Siri to Apple Pay to the Control Center in iOS 11
iOS 11 looks like a massive update over Apple’s tenth mobile platform iteration released last year, with a redesigned Control Center and smarter Siri.
iMac and MacBook get juiced, iMac Pro gets teased
The iMac Pro is a compact workstation with huge impacts from AMD for graphics-intensive work. Current Macs, though, get some love, too.
Apple unveils macOS High Sierra with focus on ‘refinement’
Apple’s “brand-new” macOS High Sierra is a refined, “fully baked” version of last year’s Sierra release.
Here’s how, when and where to watch the big Apple WWDC 2017 opening event
Want to watch Apple WWDC 2017 in real time on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV or even Windows 10 PC? Here’s all you need to know.
Last-minute leaks offer quick taste of several important iOS 11 enhancements
A few of Apple’s WWDC 2017 software surprises have been ruined just a few hours before the show, including Drag and Drop for iPads.
No more 32-bit App Store search results, which further suggests iOS 11 will be 64-bit only
iOS 11 is almost here, and literally all the signs point to the new mobile platform version dropping 32-bit app support altogether.
The Siri speaker and other things you should look for at WWDC 2017
An iPad Pro at a new size is also said to be included. Developer hell for iOS app makers in a 32-bit malaise. Plenty of hardware to boot. One conference.
Apple’s Siri speaker in production, may be ready later this year
An anonymous source claims that the supposed competitor to the Amazon Echo and Google Home will help Apple rake in services revenue.
Apple Neural Engine will put AI to facial, speech recognition
Apple is reportedly going to debut a dedicated processor to artificial intelligence at WWDC 2017. Apple’s in good company, then.
KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo likes the odds of ‘narrow bezel’ iPad Pro and ‘Siri Speaker’ WWDC announcements
According to KGI Securities top analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, there’s a good chance Apple will unveil a new iPad Pro and “Siri Speaker” at WWDC.
Apple’s Siri-powered Echo rival could break cover at WWDC with iOS and Beats technology
Apple’s long awaited answer to Amazon’s fast-growing Echo family of smart speakers is reportedly in the final stages of pre-release preparation.
Register by March 31 for the chance to spend $1,600 on an Apple WWDC 2017 ticket
Fanatical Apple developers with at least $1,600 to spend have only a few days to enter a random selection process for WWDC 2017 attendees.
Apple’s WWDC returns to San Jose for its 28th annual edition, kicking off June 5
The 28th annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) moves back from San Francisco to San Jose, as Apple likely plans new iOS and watchOS announcements.