• 10 new products Apple announced you're going to love
10 new products Apple announced you're going to love

Obama, accompanied by Lisa Jackson , Apple's vice president of environment, policy, and social initiatives, took to the stage to chat with developers about the role technology can play in "empowering people from all walks of life to make the world a better place".

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  • Apple's HomePod speaker pumps up the volume on tech rivals
Apple's HomePod speaker pumps up the volume on tech rivals

Schiller had much less to say about HomePod's broader Siri smarts, although the product page on Apple's website hints that it can perform numerous smart home tasks that an Amazon Echo or Google Home can do. The HomePod is equipped with the virtual assistant Siri and can answer basic questions ("Who is playing drums on this song?" o...

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  • Apple WWDC showcases HomePod smart speaker and new operating system
Apple WWDC showcases HomePod smart speaker and new operating system

Leading up to WWDC, the leading rumor was that Apple was set to compete with Amazon and Google for a new in-home voice assistant. Created to work with an Apple Music subscription for access to over 40 million songs, " HomePod " provides deep knowledge of personal music preferences and tastes and helps users discover new music.

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  • Bandai Namco marks Tekken 7 release with launch trailer
Bandai Namco marks Tekken 7 release with launch trailer

This year the boundaries of your rage will be expanded thanks to Tekken World Tour , an global tournament series for the fighting franchise. Eliza is going to be one of the hardest characters to get in Tekken 7 if you didn't pre-order the game.

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  • Manchester attack a tough test for United Kingdom leader Theresa May
Manchester attack a tough test for United Kingdom leader Theresa May

Prime Minister Theresa May will confront President Donald Trump over US media leaks from the Manchester bombing probe, as one of the closest intelligence-sharing partnerships is tested as never before in the fight against global terrorism.

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  • Protecting Windows-Based Computers From WannaCry Ransomware
Protecting Windows-Based Computers From WannaCry Ransomware

On top of that, the NSA would likely be able to claim that it is shielded from liability under the doctrine of sovereign immunity, which says that the government can not be sued over carrying out its official duties. Microsoft said the hack was derived from an exploit developed by the NSA that was stolen and leaked to the public earlier this year. ...

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  • Korea fires ballistic missile in latest test, Seoul says
Korea fires ballistic missile in latest test, Seoul says

This data underlines the progress made by Pyongyang in its efforts to develop an intercontinental nuclear missile in the future that can reach the United States. North Korea said the missile it had tested on Sunday was a "newly developed ballistic rocket" capable of carrying a large nuclear warhead. Uruguayan Ambassador Elbio Rosselli, the cur...

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  • New Surface Pro Leaked: Here's Your First Look
New Surface Pro Leaked: Here's Your First Look

According to the Venture Beat reporter, Microsoft will be holding an event on Monday next week, which he notes that is a May 23, but it's actually May 22. On the specifications front, the device is expected to come with 7th generation Intel processors which will result in improved performance and battery life.

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  • Destiny 2 PC Unlocked Framerate 4K Support No Dedicated Servers
Destiny 2 PC Unlocked Framerate 4K Support No Dedicated Servers

Bungie started confirming to multiple outlets that the PC version of Destiny 2 doesn't actually have a release date just yet. Destiny, one of the most expensive games ever made, was lacking in single player campaign modes, some said, in favour of all-out online multiplayer.

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  • Overwatch animated shorts are coming back for 'season two'
Overwatch animated shorts are coming back for 'season two'

The use of "Arena maps" is interesting, as it's not a term that's been widely used before. According to Blizzard, on the Free Weekend , the full roster of game's maps will be available for players. In order to enjoy the Free Weekend, players will need a PS Plus and Xbox Live membership. While other first-person shooters continue to release DLCs ...

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  • Authorities search park where missing boy's father was found
Authorities search park where missing boy's father was found

He could not tell authorities where his son was. The parents are divorcing and share custody. The boy was last seen alive at about 1 a.m. April 21 after leaving Disneyland with his father and other relatives, authorities said. Investigators previously searched the park after the father of 5-year-old Aramazd Andressian Jr. was found passed out the...

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  • Maruti Suzuki unveils new Dzire, price starts from Rs 5.45 lakh
Maruti Suzuki unveils new Dzire, price starts from Rs 5.45 lakh

The model has been contributing to around 50 per cent of vehicle sales in the compact sedan segment. Maruti spent Rs 1,000 crore to develop the new Dzire . The auto uses high tensile steel in its construction and brings new safety standards and crash-worthiness to Maruti Suzuki's product offering. According to RS Kalsi, the new Maruti will be pr...

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  • Dozens of countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack
Dozens of countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack

All told, several cybersecurity firms said they had identified the malicious software, which so far has been responsible for tens of thousands of attacks, in more than 60 countries. UK Prime Minister Theresa May says the hospital cyberattack is part of a wider global attack. The virus, known as WanaCrypt0r, Wanacry or WCry, encrypts an infected c...

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  • Thousands of people fill arena to hear from Warren Buffett
Thousands of people fill arena to hear from Warren Buffett

Driverless vehicles are perhaps inevitable, he said, but the timetable for their commercial use depends on their initial performance. "I can't think of any business where [Berkshire Hathaway is] in where our tax rate puts us at a - and we're in a lot of businesses - significant disadvantage with foreign countries", Buffett told CNBC's Becky Qui...

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  • San Diego shooting: What we know so far
San Diego shooting: What we know so far

Another man was taken to the hospital after he broke his arm running away. Investigators said Selis was despondent over a recent breakup in a relationship in the days leading up to the shooting. Records obtained by the Los Angeles Times show that Selis filed for bankruptcy in 2015, and listed his occupation as a auto mechanic in the filing pape...

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  • Fyre Festival hit with $100 million lawsuit
Fyre Festival hit with $100 million lawsuit

One takeaway is to make sure you have the chops to handle what you promise to deliver. There is now an updated statement on Fyre Festival's website . The swimming pigs are a famous Bahamas tourist attraction . Geragos suit lists "lying" and "fraud" against the rapper and McFarland and the two have yet to respond.

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  • Luigi's Death Stare Returns In Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Pre-Order Bonus
Luigi's Death Stare Returns In Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Pre-Order Bonus

Preordering at EB gets you a fridge magnet. Playing by yourself or with one person keeps the game at a solid 60 FPS, which really helps give Mario Kart 8 Deluxe the sense of speed that Mario Kart 7 never quite seemed to nail for me. You can check out more about the Target promotional campaign in the video below. At first, only use left or rig...

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  • Where Apple stands in its quest for 100% clean energy
Where Apple stands in its quest for 100% clean energy

Apple's long-term concept for a recyclable product. It's an ambitious goal that will require many years of collaboration across multiple Apple teams, our suppliers, and specialty recyclers-but our work is already under way. But the company acknowledges more can be done. Just as fashion brands regularly destroy entire product runs at the end of a...

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  • Flash CPU sale: take $50 off AMD Ryzen 7 1700x and 1800X
Flash CPU sale: take $50 off AMD Ryzen 7 1700x and 1800X

The Skylake-X series is said to contain three 140W processors with architectures containing six, eight and ten cores. Meanwhile, Intel will reportedly launch its Coffee Lake refresh in August of this year rather than waiting until January 2018.

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  • Three exciting new features coming to your Facebook
Three exciting new features coming to your Facebook

It owns Instagram, WhatsApp and virtual reality company Oculus . "That you can access from the existing Facebook app's camera, theoretically opening the door for Facebook to host the next " Pokémon Go " phenomenon", he said . The platform will allow developers to design frames that can be added to a user's profile picture or photos and videos...

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  • Payday 2 is coming to the Nintendo Switch
Payday 2 is coming to the Nintendo Switch

For the uninitiated, it's an online multiplayer arena shooter, but instead of shooting bullets, you shoot coloured ink. Nintendo is releasing a new Joy-Con colour in celebration of Arms. It's releasing on 12th May in the eShop and will have a retail release at a later date. According to a post by Nintendo on HackerOne , a Silicon Valley-based ...

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  • Global PC shipments declined 2.4% in first quarter: Gartner
Global PC shipments declined 2.4% in first quarter: Gartner

IDC also released its PC market shipment estimates today, and as per usual, its numbers tell a different story, in part because of the difference in the way tablets are counted by each firm. Lenovo's growth exceeded the regional average in all key regions except the US. Now, new figures from Gartner have shown that for yet another quarter, t...

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  • UN sexual harassment campaign makes male subway riders uncomfortable
UN sexual harassment campaign makes male subway riders uncomfortable

Some Mexico City commuters are having an uncomfortable experience after a seat containing a moulded penis was installed in one of the city's metro cars as part of an awareness campaign to combat sexual harassment and violence. "Those behind the campaign #noesdehombres , or "#itsnotmanly" in English, hope the viral success of the penis seat wil...

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  • Ford recalling 53000 trucks that can roll away while parked
Ford recalling 53000 trucks that can roll away while parked

A total of 4,143 of the affected vehicles were sold in Canada, while the rest were sold in the U.S. More than 52,000 Ford F-250 gas-powered trucks recalled to keep them from rolling away. At least vehicle 29 fires in the United States and Canada have been reported, but Ford said it is not aware of any injuries. On Wednesday , Ford recalled 2...

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  • Teacher accused of having sex with teen is also pregnant
Teacher accused of having sex with teen is also pregnant

She was arrested last week and charged for her alleged encounters with a 15-year-old boy who attended Byron Nelson HS. Harper, a seventh-grade teacher at John M Tidwell Middle School , traded several nude photos with the boy by cell phone, according to an arrest warrant affidavit reported by the Star-Telegram.

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