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Airtel, RJio bringing Apple Watch Series 3 cellular to India in May

INDIA: iPhone users in India can now use the new cellular Apple watch to stay connected seamlessly without worrying about taking their mobiles with them all the time. Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio have announced partnerships with Apple for the India

Apple to announce red variants of iPhone 8, 8 Plus

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Apple is rumoured to unveil a red colour variant of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus today. The new variants will be part of the company’s partnership with Red, an advocacy group dedicated to combating HIV/AIDS in Africa. MacRumors reports that a memo

Apple to launch its redesigned Mac Pro in 2019

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The highly anticipated Apple Mac Pro won’t be launching this year, the company confirmed this development to TechCrunch. The Cupertino giant is instead planning to release a redesigned version of the computer in 2019. “We want to be transparent and

Apple poaches Google’s AI chief John Giannandrea

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John Giannandrea, the former head of Google’s Artificial intelligence department has joined Apple. The hiring was first reported by The New York Times. The Times report said that Giannandrea will be leading Apple’s Machine Learning (ML) and AI strategy. Giannandrea

Apple could soon replace Mac’s Intel chip with its own

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In a not so good news for Intel, a new report from Bloomberg says that Apple has decided to use its own chips in its computers starting as soon as 2020. The changeover is likely to begin with laptops such as the 12-inch MacBook. Intel’s

Apple brings external GPU support for macOS

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Apple has issued a new update for macOS High Sierra that provides support for the external graphics card. The macOS 10.13.4 update gives Mac users with Thunderbolt 3 ports the ability to enhance the graphical performance of their machines by

Apple rolls out iOS 11.3 with new battery health feature

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Apple has rolled out iOS 11.3 for all its iPhone and iPad users. iOS 11.3 comes with some new features including improved battery health, new Animoji characters for iPhone X, improved ARKit for more advanced augmented reality, and the ability to

Apple announces new 9.7-inch iPad for students

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Apple introduced a new iPad for students at its education event in Chicago. The newer iPad sports a 9.7-inch screen with Apple Pencil support. The updated iPad will be available in silver, space grey and a new gold finish. The iPad 2018,

Apple to come up with a foldable smartphone in 2020

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Apple is working on a foldable iPhone which it plans to launch in 2020, according to a CNBC report.  According to the analysts from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, the smartphone maker is working with its Asian partners on a foldable

Apple to fix bug that lets Siri read hidden notifications

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Apple has promised to fix the Siri bug which allowed the digital assistant to read aloud hidden lock screen notifications from many apps on iPhones. Acknowledging the issue, Apple in a statement to MacRumors, said, “We are aware of the issue

Apple’s autonomous cars outnumber Waymo and Uber in California

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Barely days after one of Uber’s autonomous vehicles killed a pedestrian in Arizona, a new report claims that Apple has significantly increased the number of test vehicles in California. Apple has almost doubled its fleet of autonomous cars in California, as per

Apple said to be working on its own MicroLED screens

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Apple is developing its own device display screens for the first time, according to a report from Bloomberg. The report says that Apple has a secret manufacturing facility near its headquarters in California and has made a huge investment in

Apple acquires digital magazine app Texture

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Apple is acquiring Texture, the digital magazine subscription service by Next Issue Media, which gives users unlimited access to their favorite titles for one monthly subscription fee. Texture will add to Apple’s in-house content and service platform while also filling the gap

Apple may launch a cheaper MacBook Air this year

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Apple is trying to tap the mid-level budgeted market space. After successfully launching the iPhone SE, the tech-giant is now planning to launch a cheaper model of its most popular gadget ever, the MacBook Air. According to Apple analyst KGI

Apple confirms using Google Cloud to store iCloud data

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Apple has finally acknowledged that it needs Google’s help for data storage for its iCloud services. The company relies on Amazon S3 and Google Cloud Platform’s storage product to store iCloud data. The development was first spotted by CNBC, in the

Apple to launch AirPods with Siri support this year

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Apple is planning to upgrade its wearable accessories. According to a Bloomberg report, Apple is working on new models of its AirPod wireless earbuds. One could debut later this year with an updated wireless chip and another with a water-resistant design may come

Smartphone sales recorded first-ever decline during Q4’17

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Global sales of smartphones to end users totaled nearly 408 million units in the fourth quarter of 2017, a 5.6 percent decline over the fourth quarter of 2016, according to Gartner. This is the first year-on-year decline since Gartner started

iPhone SE 2 expected to sport 4.2-inch display; launch at WWDC’18

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The second generation of Apple iPhone SE has been a rumor until now, but a new report from Chinese website QQ.com suggests that the tech giant may be planning to launch the iPhone SE 2 at the Apple WWDC (Apple

Apple releases iOS 11.2.6 to fix Telugu bug which crashes iPhones

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Apple has released iOS 11.2.6 update which includes a fix for Telugu bug that crashes iPhones and makes apps like Facebook Messenger, Messages, WhatsApp inaccessible. When a message in Telugu characters is sent to Apple devices, the software would crash

Apple working on 6.1-inch LCD model as iPhone 8 replacement

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Apple is working on a 6.1-inches iPhone model that will resemble the iPhone X and cost just $699, according to KGI. After tipping about the three new models that Apple will release this year, trusted  KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo now claims that