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Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

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It's a smart home speaker created to compete with Amazon Echo and Google Home on the artificial intelligence front and with Sonos on the sound quality front.

Apple is also starting to phase out 32-bit support for the Mac, telling developers at WWDC that Mac OS High Sierra would be the last to have 32-bit capability "without compromises". That's mostly because Apple's followed 2017's big tech trend and shaved down the bezel so it can cram a bigger screen into a frame that's nearly unchanged in size. For better or worse, Apple will allow Do Not Disturb while Driving to be turned off by users-a boon for passengers whose phones have wrongly accused them of being drivers, but a curse to those hoping the feature would end iPhone-related distracted driving. Airport and indoor maps are also new additions that will sure enrich the Maps utility with iOS 11. Although the company has been intending to explore the market for connected homes recently via iOS 10 Home app and Home Kit, all that it needs is an ideal hardware to string everything together.

iApple officially announced the operating system that will power its eagerly awaited iPhone 8 - iOS 11.

Apple, in contrast, has been aggressive about its move to 64-bit compared with 32-bit, and it's preparing to leave 32-bit software behind altogether with its upcoming iOS 11.

Apple has provided an option to send an auto-reply to Contacts listed under "favourites". This requirement didn't, however, extend to apps already on the App Store.

It means those with the older devices will no longer receive software or security updates.

To get iOS 11 right now, you'll need to join the Apple Developer Program. With iOS 11, you can kick your Venmo habit and iMessage your friends money with Apple Pay, have Siri translate for you as you sightsee in Rome, and multitask so much on your iPad Pro that you'll never pick up your laptop again.

The platform is being claimed by Apple as the "largest AR platform in the world" and is similar to Facebook's take on the technology, which hopes to use the high-end specs available on mobile phones to help make AR mainstream. Google has also brought some design tweaks to its drop down notifications menu, including a smaller font and a more prominent quick toggle panel.

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