Technology News for Monday 6th June 2022

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Jun 06th 2022

1. Answer, hints, clues to today's Wordle 352, Monday, June 6


The popular word-guessing game, Wordle, has come up with a new challenge on Monday, and it seems challenging this time. To guess the Monday Wordle problem correctly, you have to do a little more brainstorming. The globally hit game throws a new ...

2. Edit messages to exit groups silently: All the key upcoming WhatsApp features


In a bid to improve user experience, Meta's WhatsApp is constantly developing a lot of new features. The instant messaging platform usually tests the feature before making it live for all of its users. Here we list all features that WhatsApp is ...

3. Apple WWDC 2022 LIVE Updates: Keynote timing, where to watch, iOS 16 features and more

Domain: | Companies: Apple

Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference 2022 (WWDC) kicks off today and will continue till June 10. The keynote will open at 10.30 pm IST (10 am PST). Apple is hosting this as an online-only event. This has been the case since the pandemic began in 2020 ...

4. Rewatching past WWDC keynotes featuring Steve Jobs: 5 unforgettable moments

Domain: | Companies: Apple, Intel

From the return of Steve Jobs to Apple in 1997, the end of Mac OS 9 to Mac transition to Intel processors, here are the biggest and more memorable moments in the history of WWDC.

5. Everyone Uses The Steam Deck To Play Games That Are Perfect For The Switch

Domain: | Companies: Nintendo

Valve's Steam Deck promises all the same handheld freedom as the Nintendo Switch, but with vastly more powerful tech under the hood, capable of running the most lavishly produced AAA games. A few months in, according to a blog post from Valve, ...

6. Apple Watch is getting a major fitness facelift

Domain: | Companies: Apple

Apple announced a host of new features for watchOS 9 during its WWDC 2022 event, including improved running tracking, heart-rate zone tracking, and custom workout creation. Runners will be especially pleased with this ...

7. Apple announces the M2

Domain: | Companies: Apple

The chip made its debut in the MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro and Mac mini. Since then, Apple launched the more powerful M1 Pro, Max and Ultra variants and the SoC can now be found across Apple's line of laptops, as well as its desktops, including the ...

8. Watch Apple's WWDC keynote live right here


iOS 16 with an updated lock screen, including new widgets and, perhaps, the preamble to an always-on display · A breakout year for iPadOS 16, with more multitasking and work support · A peek at macOS 13 Mammoth, with some updated settings and apps · An ...

9. WatchOS 9 adds new modes and watch faces

Domain: | Companies: Apple

Apple claims that it has improved the Apple Watch's ability to detect arterial fibrillation (AFib), an irregular heartbeat that can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure, and other heart-related complications.

10. Gato Might Not Be the Sharpest in AGI Race: Looking Back at AlphaZero


Gato operates by normalizing and modulating all the inputs and data streams from various jobs into flat token sequences. It can interact with languages, and images, play games and interact with mechanical objects when treated as weights.

11. Apple just announced its new iPhone software and 'Apple Pay Later'

Domain: | Companies: Apple

Apple's expected to announce updates to iPad, Mac, Watch and TV software, too. Apple CEO Tim Cook kicked off WWDC with ...

12. Apple WWDC 2022 Keynote: Live Coverage of iOS 16, M1 Upgrades and More

Domain: | Companies: Apple

We're expecting to see announcements, coding sessions and app competitions throughout the week. Monday though will be all about Apple's newest software, iOS 16, and there will be other updates planned for the iPhone, iPad, Mac computer, Apple Watch and ...

13. Fortnite Reality Seeds locations and how to summon or plant Reality Saplings


What is a Reality Seed? The item creates a Reality Sapling, working similar to tents from the previous season, adding another loot source to the game. After planting three Reality Seeds this season, you ...

14. Fortnite's summer season adds ridable animals and Darth Vader


Plus Indiana Jones. Tom Phillips avatar. News by Tom Phillips Deputy Editor. Published on 6 Jun 2022.

15. New Apple Leak Reveals iPhone 14 Release Surprise

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06/06 Update below. This post was originally published on June 4. Recent iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro leaks have revealed two very different iPhones, with Apple determined to widen the gap between Pro and non-Pro models. The news has split opinions and ...

16. Microsoft Now Has A Second Xbox-Bethesda Showcase With A New Date And Time

Domain: | Companies: Microsoft

News and opinion about video games, television, movies and the internet. Follow. Jun 6, 2022, 10:16am EDT ...

17. Summer Game Fest Is 'Primarily Focused' on Already-Announced Games

Domain: | Companies: Twitter

Presenter Geoff Keighley shared the news on Twitter in an audio stream transcribed by Video Games Chronicle, during which he told fans to "definitely manage your expectations" ahead of the E3-style showcase, which features games from multiple developers ...

18. Apple Announces Multi-Display CarPlay With Integrated Speedometer, Climate Controls, and More

Domain: | Companies: Apple

Apple today announced significant enhancements coming to CarPlay, including support for multiple displays in a vehicle, built-in climate controls for adjusting the A/C or heat temperature without leaving the ?CarPlay? interface, and more.

19. Elon Musk threatens to pull out of Twitter deal without more information about fake accounts.

Domain: | Companies: Twitter

Twitter's cooperation was necessary to secure the debt financing that banks have committed to fund the deal, the letter said. Morgan Stanley and other lenders have committed a total of $13 billion in debt to help pay for Mr. Musk's takeover.

20. Xbox and Bethesda hosting second, 'extended' games showcase on June 14

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PDT/1 p.m. EDT. But that's not all Xbox and Bethesda have to show off next week; a second, extended look at upcoming Xbox games is coming on Tuesday, June 14, Microsoft announced Monday.

21. Sonic fans plead with Sega to delay Sonic Frontiers after two meh trailers


Well, it worked for the first Sonic the Hedgehog movie. Will it help Sonic Frontiers? The weekend after Sonic Frontiers got its first gameplay reveal, the hashtag #DelaySonicFrontiers was trending on social media. Much like the social media backlash ...

22. Artificial General Intelligence Is Not as Imminent as You Might Think

Domain: | Companies: Ball

Take the recently celebrated Gato, an alleged jack of all trades, and how it captioned an image of a pitcher hurling a baseball. The system returned three different answers: “A baseball player pitching a ball ...

23. Apple WWDC 2022: the 16 biggest announcements

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Apple revealed a ton of exciting news at WWDC 2022, giving us a glimpse at the highly-anticipated macOS Ventura, iOS 16, the M2 chip, a new MacBook Air, and much more. If you weren't able to catch the conference live, here's a list of Apple's biggest ...

24. Apple announces macOS Ventura with new Stage Manager organization tool

Domain: | Companies: Apple

Activated from the Control Center, the utility will automatically organize your open apps on the side of your screen while centering the one you're working on. Users can also drag icons from the desktop to the sidelined app icons to import them quickly.

25. Apple announces all-new Home app

Domain: | Companies: Apple

Apple announced an all-new Home app for its HomeKit smart home platform at WWDC this week. The new app will arrive with iOS 16 later this year and has a completely new design. Apple said that architecturally the app has been rebuilt from the ground up ...

26. Google to pay $100 million to Illinois residents for Photos' face grouping feature

Domain: | Companies: Google

Google “is in direct violation” of this law, the complaint claims, as it allegedly collects and analyzes a person's facial structure in connection with its face grouping feature “without providing notice, obtaining informed written consent or publishing ...

27. Hands-on with the new, more colorful, M2-powered MacBook Air

Domain: | Companies: Apple

The MacBook Air has been an iconic laptop design since Steve Jobs slid it out of a manila envelope in 2008. This year's model, which Apple just announced at WWDC and is also the first Apple laptop to come with an M2 chip, abandons the famous wedge ...

28. WWDC 22 live updates: Apple will unveil iOS 16, the latest update for iPhone

Domain: | Companies: Apple

Monday will give iPhone owners their first look at the big changes coming to their smartphones this fall. Apple will virtually host its Worldwide Developers Conference this week, starting with a keynote address Monday where they are widely expected to ...

29. Apple to show off software (and maybe headset plans) at developer show

Domain: | Companies: Apple

For the first time in two years, Apple is hosting app makers in-person at its sprawling Cupertino campus to kick off its annual Worldwide Developer Conference today. But that's not why people are paying such close attention this year.