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Apple launches an online journal focused on machine learning

By : CIOL Writers

Apple has launched a new blog- Machine Learning Journal, for highlighting its research in the area of artificial intelligence. The Cupertino giant plans to publish academic-style papers looking at new applications and techniques in machine learning. “Here, you can read

Apple’s iPhone manufacturers file counter suit against Qualcomm over patent fees

By : CIOL Writers

It could well be called a season of lawsuits in the Silicon Valley. From Apple vs Qualcomm to Uber vs Waymo, legal battles are making daily headlines in the tech industry. Well, here we are talking about the never-ending legal fight

Apple may tie up with HCL Infosystems for stronger retail presence

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Apple is looking to tie up with Shiv Nadar’s HCL Infosystems to increase its presence in the retail market especially in smaller towns, according to an Economic Times report. Citing a company official, the report said that the deal is

Apple’s new iPad Pro, MacBook Pro and iMac to be available in India from today

By : CIOL Writers

Apple’s upgraded line-up of iPads, MacBooks, and iMacs, that were showcased at company’s Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC)  in San Jose will be available in India starting today. Many of Apple products including iPhones, new 10.5-inch iPad Pro, and iMacs got a price

Apple iPhone 8 could have a 3D facial scanner instead of Touch ID

By : CIOL Writers

We have had quite a bit of rumors and speculations regarding the Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 that will also mark 10 years of iPhone. Adding to this long list, there is another one that says that Cupertino giant is working on

GST effect: Apple products’ prices drop

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Apple has slashed the prices of its various products, including iPhone, iPad and Mac, in India from July 1st, as it looks to pass on the benefits accrued from the recently rolled out GST to customers. In the post-GST roll

Apple releases first iOS 11 beta to everyone

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If you have been eagerly awaiting iOS 11, well, then here’s your chance to try out the new features of the upcoming OS as Apple has released the first public beta of iOS 11, available to download for everyone. From a revamped Siri

Apple acquires eye tracking company SensoMotoric Instruments

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Adding more arsenal to its augmented reality efforts, Apple has acquired SensoMotoric Instruments (SMI), an eye-tracking firm, MacRumors reports. Though the terms of the deal haven’t been disclosed, the acquisition clearly hints at where Apple is headed in terms of AR.

Facebook in talks with Hollywood for original shows: Report

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Facebook’s fondness with videos is no secret. Now, to up its game, the social media giant is in talks with Hollywood studios for original scripted TV shows, in some cases offering up to $3 million per episode, according to The

Apple rolls out ‘Do Not Disturb’ feature to keep you safe while driving

By : CIOL Writers

Distracted driving has become a national safety crisis because of the rise of smartphones. According to the statistics from US Department of Transportation, 10 percent of fatal crashes, 15 percent of injury crashes and 14 percent of all police-reported motor vehicle

Apple is taking down clone and spam apps from the App Store

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‘Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.’ Some developers take this phrase quite literally and blatantly copy apps and post them on the App Store. In a bid to fix the issue, Apple is now taking down these cloned apps with

Apple is the largest tech vendor worldwide followed by Samsung and Google

IT research firm, Gartner has unveiled the top 100 largest tech vendors in the world IT in 2016 based on their revenue across IT (excluding communication services) and component market segments. Apple has secured the position of the largest vendor

Nokia launches world’s fastest network chips used for routers

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Nokia announced the launch of world’s fastest chip, making a breakthrough into the core router market dominated by rivals Juniper and Cisco, giving a boost to its existing network business. The new Nokia products promise it to help win business with

Apple reportedly hires former YouTube exec for renewed video push

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Apple has hired Vijay Karunamurthy, a former YouTube executive to lead its video efforts, reports Bloomberg. Karunamurthy, who had worked on early versions of YouTube and later founded “Nom”, a foodies app apparently joined Cupertino giant in April, the same month his Nom app

Qualcomm introduces Smart Audio Platform to help tech firms build smart speakers

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The Smart Speakers market is about to get crowded, thanks to Qualcomm. Now along with Amazon Echo, Apple HomePod, and Google Home, you will see a range of speakers from smaller hardware companies also. The US chipmaker has introduced a Smart

Like Apple & Samsung, Google to change the design of Pixel 2

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Finally, the first leak of Google’s upcoming smartphone, Google Pixel 2 is here. And according to the leak, the company is going to follow Apple, LG and Samsung. Yes, like Samsung changed the design in its Galaxy S8, and LG

iOS 11 might bring the drag and drop feature to iPhones too

By : CIOL Writers

On the WWDC stage, Apple unveiled the most awaited iOS 11 with a focus to turn iPad into desktop computers. Many features made it to the stage including a new file system, a dock for apps, and drag and drop.

Apple likely to expand NFC capabilities beyond Apple Pay with iOS 11

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Apple’s 2017 Worldwide Developers Conference keynote took the lid off iOS 11 with the company introducing both new software platforms and a range of new hardware products. Though everything that the Cupertino giant announced was analysed deeply by experts one

Apple launches iOS 11, watchOS 4 & updates entire MacBook lineup at WWDC

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With the most awaited event – Worldwide Developer Conference- for the iOS geeks, Apple introduced a bunch of refinements in all its four platforms — tvOS, watchOS, macOS and iOS. Like every year, this year’s event also saw Tim Cook

Apple’s new file-management app for iOS appears on App Store ahead of WWDC

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Apple’s big Worldwide Developers Conference can start anytime now. But even before the official commencement, we already have some major piece of information from the conference. Spotted by developer Steven Troughton-Smith late Sunday, a listing for Files appeared in the