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Microsoft releases video, showing off the new Fluent Design for Windows 10

Microsoft releases video, showing off the new Fluent Design for Windows 10

Since its original launch, just over two years ago Windows 10 has come a long way design wise, but the biggest change to date is coming later this year with the release of the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. Microsoft has been working on this new update for a good while now and it adds back in the blur effects that we first saw in Windows Vista, in 2007. Windows […]

Apple releases iOS 11.0.3 to fix issues with unresponsive displays and more

Apple releases iOS 11.0.3 to fix issues with unresponsive displays and more

Just today, Apple has released the third update to iOS 11 so far, the initial release of the OS was made available in the later part of September. Also exactly one week ago, iOS 11.0.2 was released with fixes for a rare case of the iPhone 8 making crackling sounds on the ear piece. iOS 11.0.3 With iOS 11.0.3, Apple has fixed a few issues with unresponsive displays on the […]

Apple releases iTunes 12.6.3 with re-added support for the App Store

Apple releases iTunes 12.6.3 with re-added support for the App Store

Just under a month ago, in the early part of September – Apple released iTunes 12.7 for macOS and Windows and this release removed the App Store section, as well as the ability to manage and download ringtones. Now, earlier today Apple has re-released the old version of iTunes, 12.6.3 for macOS and Windows with the addition of the App Store once again as well as the option to download […]

Google launches new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

Google launches new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

Yesterday evening, Google announced the much awaited successor to the Google Pixel, the aptly named Google Pixel 2. The company also launched a larger version called the Pixel 2 XL. Google’s line of high end smartphones were introduced in October 2016, with the first Pixel handset. Prior to that, the Nexus line of tablets and smartphones symboled Google’s own hardware line. The event At the event on Wednesday evening, Google […]

Apple releases watchOS update to help fix Series 3 LTE issues

Apple releases watchOS update to help fix Series 3 LTE issues

Ever since the new Apple Watch Series 3 was released, some owners and reviewers have mentioned that the model with built in LTE tends to have issues with lingering on known WiFi networks and being able to switch between LTE and WiFi. Sometimes it will connect to ones which have captive portals, which are unusable on the Apple Watch. Users who’ve been affected by this can download watchOS 4.0.1 now, […]

Apple releases iOS 11.0.2 with fixes for iPhone 8 call crackling

Apple releases iOS 11.0.2 with fixes for iPhone 8 call crackling

Earlier this week, on Tuesday Apple released the second update to iOS 11, since the main update was launched in the early part of September. iOS 11.0.1 was released around a week or so ago and just contained a few minor bug fixes and one for email issues with Microsoft Exchange. However, with iOS 11.0.2, Apple has released a fix for the iPhone 8 as some users were reporting issues […]

The Amazon Echo Show is coming to the UK and Germany, later this year

The Amazon Echo Show is coming to the UK and Germany, later this year

Soon, but with no actual date set for release – Amazon will be bringing the Echo Show smart home device to the UK as well as Germany. Amazon is currently taking pre-orders for the Echo Show, starting today and they promise to ship devices sometime later this year. Pricing is £199.99 in the UK and €219.99 in Germany. Echo, Echo What is the Echo Show? Well, the device was originally […]

macOS High Sierra is now available for download

macOS High Sierra is now available for download

As promised, earlier today Apple has made the next version of macOS available to download, for free. macOS High Sierra isnt a huge upgrade over last years similarly named macOS Sierra release, but it does add some impressive technolgies for the core of the OS. Learn more about what is new in depth here How do I update? Apple say that any Mac hardware released in 2009 or later will […]

LIFX smart bulbs now support Apple HomeKit

LIFX smart bulbs now support Apple HomeKit

LIFX, a very competent competitor in the smart home space to the Phillips Hue range has now announced its support for Apple’s HomeKit API, a much requested feature over the last few years. LIFX has been working with Nest and Google for a while now, with the “Works with Nest” system, in which LIFX bulbs would flash red when your Nest Protect smoke alarm detected any issues in the home. […]

Tesla is going to phase out the Model S 75 this weekend

Tesla is going to phase out the Model S 75 this weekend

This weekend, more specifically this Sunday – Tesla is planning to reduce the current lineup of the Model S by removing the most affordable version they sell, the S 75. This news comes courtesy of Engadget, who reached out to Tesla today to confirm the news first reported by electric car blog, Electrek. This news isn’t new, this decision to slim down the Model 3 range was decided back in July, shortly […]