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June 5, 2017 4:07 PM Apple announces a new speaker, iMac Pro and iOS 11

Apple kicked off its annual three-day developer conference by unveiling a smart speaker, a new iMac Pro, a major deal with a rival and its first attempt at taking on Venmo. At the event, held in San Jose on Monday, Apple (AAPL, Tech30) touted a new peer-to-peer payments service and announced a deal to bring Amazon video content to Apple TV after years 33

June 5, 2017 9:35 AM What to expect from today's Apple Worldwide Developers Conference: A Siri speaker, FOUR new iPad models and the iPhone 8

Apple kicks off its 2017 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) this week, with the company expected to make several major announcements. Rumours suggest that Apple will unveil four new iPad models, the iPhone 8, as well as a Siri-powered smart speaker to rival Amazon Echo and Google Home. The company's keynote speech begins at 6PM GMT (1PM ET) today 53

June 2, 2017 2:24 PM A personal memoir of Patrick van Rensburg

I found him with a pick in his hand. Pat was in hurry to finish the foundation trenches for a new science lab. He swung the pick furiously at the red soil and soft rock below him. “Rome wasn’t built in a day,” he panted, “but of course I wasn’t the foreman on that job.” Pat was physically big and radiated charisma. He was driven by both long-term vision 76

May 31, 2017 9:40 PM The stirring 'Wonder Woman' comes to the rescue of the DC Comics universe

Early on in “Wonder Woman,” the unexpectedly thrilling new movie in the typically non-thrilling DC Extended Universe from the Warner Bros./DC Comics factory, the Amazonian princess Diana (Gal Gadot) makes the mistake of lowering her guard mid-training, which allows her mentor, Antiope (Robin Wright), to go in for the kill. “You expect a battle to be fair!” Antiope 33

May 30, 2017 3:59 AM Wonder Woman is a kick-arse superhero romp

With so much at stake, thank Zeus that Wonder Woman didn’t fall into the same trap as its DC Extended Universe predecessors. Instead of taking the dull, dark and dreary path laid out before it, Wonder Woman took a full run down the byroad to somewhere warm, funny and properly entertaining. It wasn’t just that Wonder Woman had been tasked with rescuing 54

May 25, 2017 1:01 PM 'Star Wars': Unsung Heroes Finally Share Their Stories

Forty years ago, Star Wars revolutionized cinema when it was released on May 25, 1977. It's a revolution that was only possible thanks to the work of hundred of people who toiled to make George Lucas' groundbreaking vision a reality. They may not have wielded lightsabers on the big screen or be household names; they are Star Wars unsung heroes. Heat Vision 44

May 24, 2017 7:53 PM The DJI Spark drone might actually be simple enough for the average person

This compact flying machine can be controlled with simple hand gestures When I worked at Popular Photography (RIP), part of my job was to review drones. I understood what made a drone desirable and what features were cool enough to notice, but I never got good at flying them. I crashed one into a picnic table and literally flew one off of a cliff, where 13

May 24, 2017 7:20 PM 'Game of Thrones' Season 7: Everything We Know So Far

Your one-stop guide to the trailers, the rumors, the characters, and the storylines of summer's most anticipated returning show At long last, Game of Thrones is reaching the endgame. Based on the sweeping trailer for the show's seventh and penultimate season, HBO's colossal fantasy series is playing for keeps in a way we've never seen before. In just 90 seconds 69

May 22, 2017 7:04 PM Here's Why the iPhone 8 Might Cost You $1,000

The iPhone has taken over a larger percentage of the cell phone market share with each passing year, and fans of the iconic device have benefited from leaps forward in technology with each new iteration. What was once seen as a luxury device for the hungriest of tech junkies is now a staple around the world; iPhone and iOS represent about 42 percent 63

May 22, 2017 9:24 AM BMD should borrow a leaf from BCP

Since its formation in 1998, following the Botswana National Front (BNF) 1998 split after the infamous Palapye Congress, the Botswana Congress Party (BCP) has, on the whole, enjoyed peace and stability. When it was formed many believed it will, like most splinter parties, be short lived. This expectation was enhanced when most of the BCP Members of Parliament 52