Author: Alex Lowe

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 […]

iOS 11 is now available to download

iOS 11 is now available to download

Today, as promised Apple has released iOS 11 to the public and with it brings a whole host of new features for the iPad, including a whole host of multitasking controls with better split screen support. In short, whats new in iOS 11? While we have a full feature length article on the new features in Apple’s new operating system for iOS devices, below is a highlight of what is […]

macOS High Sierra will be available 25th September

macOS High Sierra will be available 25th September

Back in June, Apple unveiled macOS High Sierra. The next big upgrade for the company’s desktops and notebook computers. High Sierra shares a similar name with the update from last year, macOS Sierra. Well, this is intended, as with 2017 Apple is focusing more on getting the foundation of the Mac operating system solid with updated core technologies and getting making macOS much more stable. This doesn’t mean that High Sierra […]

Essential Phone, now works on Verizon in the US

Essential Phone, now works on Verizon in the US

Andy Ruben, the famed father of Android launched his debut phone for pre-orders back in August. The phone, which is only available in the United States for now was launched with support only for the Spring network when the phone hit pre-order stage back in August. Now, as of today the phone will work on many of the major carriers in the US – including AT&T and T-Mobile. But for […]

iOS 11, tvOS 11 and watchOS 4 all arrive this Tuesday

iOS 11, tvOS 11 and watchOS 4 all arrive this Tuesday

Back in June for WWDC, Apple unveiled a whole slew of new software for the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Apple Watch and the Mac. iOS 11, tvOS 11 and watchOS 4 are all set to made available for download on the 19th September, which is this Tuesday. iOS 11 New features New AirPlay 2 support, allows multiple speaker controls from an iOS device. Speakers are configured and managed […]

Pre-orders for iPhone 8, Apple Watch and Apple TV start 15th September

Pre-orders for iPhone 8, Apple Watch and Apple TV start 15th September

With all the new products announced yesterday, it was kind of hard to keep track of when you can pre-order anything, so below we have outlined when each product will be available to pre-order, when it’ll start shipping or be available and how much it costs. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Release Date iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available to pre-order this Friday, the 15th September. […]

Apple updates iTunes to 12.7, removing the app store

Apple updates iTunes to 12.7, removing the app store

Yesterday, Apple launched three new iPhone models. a new Apple TV 4K and the Apple Watch Series 3. But iTunes received a minor update, bringing the version up to 12.7. No App Store While this may be a small update, Apple has taken the decision to remove the iOS App Store from iTunes, as probably no one has used this feature in a long time, apps are now all managed […]

What did Apple announce today?

What did Apple announce today?

Earlier today, Apple rounded out one of the most anticipated and rumoured events of the company’s history.  Since November last year, rumours were already flying around for what Apple may do for the 2017 iPhone, which makes it the 10th year of the iconic phone. Today, Apple revealed all. A new 4K Apple TV was announced, along with a third generation Apple Watch with built in cellular support. We saw […]

Tesla plans to add more Superchargers in larger cities

Tesla plans to add more Superchargers in larger cities

Tesla is starting a new major expansion of its famed Supercharger network, used exclusively by Tesla’s own cars. The company is about to start deploying new charging points around the United Stares, starting with Chicago and Boston, both of which will open next Monday This new growth is especially important as new Tesla customers will be getting their hands on the Model 3 in the next coming months, as production […]