Apple Announces Smart Speaker, Device Upgrades, and iOS 11

Apple's Phil Schiller introduces the HomePod

Best Buy rewards with a gift card of worth up to $50, which can be used to buy Apple Pencil or Smart Keyboard, to sophisticate your experience with the new tablets furthermore. It's a smart wireless speaker powered by the Siri AI that seems created to compete with the likes of Amazon's Alexa and Google's Home speaker.

By introducing the iOS 11 update that brings a lot of new features for iPhone and iPad, Apple has buried 32-bit apps. In addition, Apple's tvOS and watchOS received minor updates.

Apple's iOS 11 is also expected to add a new feature to its 3D Touch for Safari that will make swap between tabs easier. Meanwhile, Siri has a new voice, a new visual interface, the ability to perform task management, and a new translation feature that is still in beta.

"Even though the 9.7" iPad is Apple's most popular model - large enough to watch movies or read books, but still small enough to be easily portable - the 9.7" iPad Pro is getting an overhaul. Users will find WinX MediaTrans is perfectly working well with new iOS 11 iPhone iPad and achieve unparalleled using experience when transferring photos, music, videos, and more between iOS 11 iPhone iPad and PC.

Joel Feldman also lost his daughter to a distracted driver in 2009 and founded the advocacy group End Distracted Driving.

Brake, a road safety charity which promoted road safety campaigns, says mobile use by drivers is a growing issue in New Zealand and Apple is playing its part in cutting back distractions. It was also improve the iPad's use case in enterprise if more than one employee could easily share an iPad. The feature will also enable screen locking so that drivers won't be able to access their phones while on the wheel.

It appears that the company won't be allowing users to drag and drop files between apps just yet. In this update, Apple has revealed a new mode which will help users while driving. Users can also set outgoing messages beforehand to advise their contacts they're now on the road and won't be able to respond.

In April, The New York Times reported on a tense conversation between Apple CEO Tim Cook and Uber's Travis Kalanick, during which Cook scolded the chief executive and threatened to remove Uber from the App Store for violating Apple's developer guidelines.

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