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Apple unveils 3 iPhone versions, Series 3 watch

Apple unveils 3 iPhone versions, Series 3 watch

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2:50 p.m. The iPhone X is priced at $ 999. Preorders will begin on Oct. 27, and the phone will start shipping on Nov. 3. 2:44 p.m. The new Apple Watch, AirPods and iPhone X can be wirelessly charged with a new interface called AirPower, said Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing. It will be available next year. 2:41 p.m. The iPhone X's true depth camera will allow users to take selfies with portrait mode and comes with a portrait lighting feature as well. 2:40 p.m. The iPhone X will have the same camera updates as the iPhone 8 but will feature dual optical stabilization, Schiller said. 2:39 p.m. Apple worked with Snapchat to create face filters that closely track a user's face and expressions. 2:38 p.m. The iPhone X will have Animoji, animated emojis that mimi...
Rafael unveils Drone Dome anti-drone system

Rafael unveils Drone Dome anti-drone system

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June 23 (UPI) -- A radar and laser beam system for detecting and destroying drones has been unveiled at the Paris Air Show by Israel's Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd.The system, called Drone Dome, has a range of up to several miles and causes minimal interruptions to other systems in nearby urban areas, the company said during at the Paris Air Show."The threat posed by drones and packs of drones is one of the most complex challenges confronting us," reserve Brig. Gen. Meir Ben Shaya, manager of Rafael's Business Development, Air division, told Globes. "We have seen ISIS and other groups using them and the entire world is looking for a solution.""We have taken the laser systems developed by Rafael and adapted them to cope with this threat, which is such a major challenge for defense sy...
Microsoft unveils 'most powerful console'

Microsoft unveils 'most powerful console'

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Microsoft has unveiled the next generation of its games console - the Xbox One X - which will be released later this year.Presenting the device to the E3 gaming conference in Los Angeles, Microsoft's Phil Spencer said the console will be launched worldwide on 7 November, costing $ 499 and £449.The console is going to compete with rivals on a graphical processing basis, shipping with six teraflops of graphical computing power running at 1172MHz.This exceeds by some distance the PS4 Pro's 4.2 teraflops at 911MHZ and sets a benchmark that may event tempt PC gamers towards the console.Image:Phil Spencer, head of Xbox, discusses the new console, at E3 (Photo by Casey Rodgers/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)In addition to the console's support for 2160p (also known as 4K) visual display, Microsoft h
E3 2017: Microsoft unveils Xbox One X

E3 2017: Microsoft unveils Xbox One X

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Media playback is unsupported on your deviceMicrosoft has unveiled the latest games console in its line-up, a more powerful version of the Xbox One called the Xbox One X.The tech giant touted the machine's specs, including its ability to run games in 4K ultra-HD, ahead of the E3 games show in Los Angeles.To be released on 7 November, the Xbox One X will cost $ 499, or £449 in the UK.One analyst said Microsoft was keen to keep attracting hardcore gamers.Media playback is unsupported on your deviceThe system, which also runs games at 60 frames-per-second (fps), was labelled "the most powerful console ever made" on stage by Phil Spencer, head of Xbox.It is also the smallest Xbox yet.It joins the Xbox One S - a slimmer version of the Xbox One that supports 4K video streaming - in the roster of