Apple introduces power-packed iOS 11, wireless home speaker

Apple announced the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro 2 model at the WWDC 2017 event.

Apple also revealed new features for the iPad, such as quick access to frequently used apps and documents, increased ease in switching between active apps, a cross provider Files app to store documents from any providers and Drag and Drop functionality for the first time.

As a home assistant, the HomePod is a great way to send messages, get updates on news, sports and weather, or control smart home devices by simply asking Siri to turn on the lights, close the shades or activate a scene.

There are six microphones in HomePod, so it can handle voice commands - even when it's playing music - through Apple's digital assistant Siri.

Apple has always been keen in getting the Apple Watches become workout-specific. As market analyst Paul Verna, from eMarketer, said: "Whenever these companies try to freeze each other out, everybody suffers".

This is something which it has been criticised for , especially following the San Bernadino shooting.

Apple is also conveying the capacity to pay back a companion or other individual through its payment service, Apple Pay.

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference has finally come and gone, and attendees were treated to a boatload of announcements about upcoming software that Apple has in the works.

It will retail for $349 when it ships in the United States, UK and Australia in December.

The tech giant also unveiled the latest updates to the software running across all of its product lines including the next iteration of its mobile operating system, iOS 11.

App pages have a new look too, with a less busy UI and highlighted reviews. 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.

We will, as ever, return with proper how-to guides on how to install iOS 11, macOS High Sierra and tvOS 11 Public Betas.

The feature, called "Do Not Disturb While Driving", will activate if a phone is connected to a vehicle through either Bluetooth or a cable.

Whenever the phone is connected to a auto using either Bluetooth or a cable, or if the vehicle is moving, the phone will withhold any notifications for things like text messages or news updates.

It is not clear how it would differentiate drivers from passengers.

Apple also showed a sneak peek into a new all-in-one desktop called the iMac Pro. The platform has been created in such a way that it is able to take advantage of the iPhone's camera, motion sensors and graphics processors, to allow developers create apps and games that combines the real world with the virtual world.

Apps will have a different tab.

The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro features a redesigned Retina display that's 20 percent larger than the 9.7-inch iPad Pro.

Meanwhile, Google Tango, a specialized AR platform, is available on a handful of devices.

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