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Apple is finally fixing the iPhone's annoying volume box

Apple is finally fixing the iPhone's annoying volume box

For the first time, however, an iPhone 8 running Apple's new iOS 11, has made its way on to the World Wide Web giving a clear picture of the futuristic anniversary edition iPhone. The latest iOS 11 comes with a range of new features including redesigned app store and customizable control center.

A new customisable Dock on iPad allows users to pin frequently used apps and documents.

Apple plans to roll out a new feature included in its new operating software that will detect when someone is driving and lock their phones down. Also, Siri can now perform translations in various languages like English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Spanish.

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Safari isn't the only browser cracking down: The next version of Google Chrome will block ads on sites with poor ad experiences. It's part of Apple's effort to entice professionals with tablets that can handle many tasks previously reserved for laptops.

There are a lot more feature upgrades on Apple's new iOS 11. While these unannounced changes are welcome and can prove to be useful, we are anxious that a few may open privacy risks.

For those who need the very top of the line, Apple also unveiled some details of the Space Gray iMac Pro, with the base version coming at $4,999 that will ship in December with four Thunderbolt 3 ports, support for two 5K displays, and more.

Even though Apple's iMessage remains the best mobile messaging platforms in the market, Apple wants to make sure that iPhone and iPad users are still using their devices more efficient.

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If it does, they want to listen to them. "You're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer". Trump chose his meeting with Iohannis to finally commit explicitly to NATO's mutual defense principle.

The new iPhone software will prompt people to turn on the do not disturb mode but the driver can ignore the advice and risk the distraction of looking at a smartphone.

With iOS 11, Apple devices will have a universal sync of messages across multiple devices that are connected with a single account. According to the spokesman for the RAC's BePhoneSmart campaign Pete Williams, the problem is more with notifications, and less with phone calls. They can send money and get paid right in their "Messages", or they can ask Siri to pay someone, using the credit and debit cards they already have in Wallet.

Users have the option of sending an auto reply to contacts listed in "Favorites" to let them know they are driving and can not respond while the vehicle is moving.

Senegal recalls ambassador in Qatar, backs Saudi Arabia
The spat has led to one of the worst Gulf crises in decades, with suspended flights and regional ports closed to Qatari ships. Riyadh denied any involvement. "India has time-tested friendly relations with GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) countries".

Jason Wakeford, spokesman for road safety charity Brake, said: "This new feature is to be welcomed and will help drivers stay focused on the road and not their phones".


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