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Apple iOS 11: 11 new features coming to your iPhone and iPad

It can play music from Apple Music, tell you the news, do unit conversions, send messages, schedule reminders, set timers, translate, check stocks, answer trivia questions, and tell you what the traffic is like. Control Center now includes Voice Memos, Home controls, support for 3D Touch to unlock more commands, and notifications that are mirrored after unlocking, to name a few.



Grande gets emotional during Manchester benefit concert

The audience peaked with 14.5 million viewers as Grande closed the show at 10 p.m. local time, and 22.6 million people watched at least three minutes, it showed. "Love conquers fear, and love conquers hate, and this love that we choose will give you strength, and it's our greatest power". Appearing on Good Morning Britain today [June 5] Olivia's mum also spoke about her chat with the singer.



Apple unveils new Siri abilities as keenly awaited developers' conference kicks off

It's unclear how Apple's music service will integrate with HomePod, although Apple's website boasts the smart speaker as having access to Apple Music's 40 million songs, so that seems to confirm it. By saying, "Hey Siri, I like this song", HomePod and Apple Music become the ideal musicologist, learning preferences from hundreds of genres and moods, across tens of thousands of playlists, and these music tastes are shared across devices.


Heaviest rocket launches India into elite space technology league

Heaviest rocket launches India into elite space technology league

If the GSLV Mark-III launch turns out to be successful, it will add another feather in the cap of ISRO and would serve as a big leap towards being self-reliant in India's space programme. The cryogenic stage performed to perfection. The mission is important as "it was the heaviest-ever rocket and satellite to be launched from the country", ISRO Chairman A S Kiran Kumar had said.


Google Issue Bug Fix for Pixel

Google Issue Bug Fix for Pixel

Google says that its new over-the-air software update for the Pixel and Pixel XL "should address numerous freezing issues that have been reported". "The update is starting to roll out via OTA today and will continue to roll out over the coming weeks", a Google representative said on the Pixel User Community forums.



Apple unveils its most powerful iMac

The Radeon Pro 570, meanwhile, offers 28 compute units with 1,792 total stream processors and significantly boosted 217GB/s memory bandwidth for a promised 3.6 T/FLOPS, while the Radeon Pro 575 ups the stakes to 32 compute units for 2,048 stream processors and 4.5 T/FLOPS peak performance.