Author: Alex Lowe

Apple Pay launches today in Austria

Apple Pay launches today in Austria

Apple is still on a roll, with rolling out support for Apple Pay in new countries. With 250 million estimated users as of last year, the demand is there for new banks, card companies and countries. Now today, Apple has rolled out support for Apple Pay in Austria with initial support from Erste Bank und Sparkasse – which is the largest bank in the country as well as N26, which […]

OnePlus will be showing of the 7 Series on 14th May

OnePlus will be showing of the 7 Series on 14th May

This week, OnePlus has announced that the next generation of phones will be unveiled very soon, on 14th May. The company is planning events in New York, London, Beijing and Bangalore so local journalists and YouTubers can get hands on time with the latest handsets. Get ready for the OnePlus 7 Series.https://t.co/ViZaz53XXk pic.twitter.com/9oRGqVqLOH — OnePlus (@oneplus) April 23, 2019 OnePlus is actually selling tickets to the event and the prices […]

Sony is now allowing users to change PSN Online ID names

Sony is now allowing users to change PSN Online ID names

Sony is finally catching up with Microsoft on a feature which the Xbox has had for a number of years now, the ability to change your user ID for the PlayStation network. As of last week, Sony has now enabled the option for users to change their PSN Online ID. Your first change is free of charge, which is nice but any additional changes to your ID will cost $10 […]

The final episode of The Grand Tour season 3 airs this Friday

The final episode of The Grand Tour season 3 airs this Friday

Last week, we reported that understandably the Mongolia special (Episode 13) would be the season finale as right at the start of Season 3, it was noted that it would consist of 13 episodes or 13 weeks. Thankfully, a few days later Andy Willman, executive producer of The Grand Tour published a short article in The Radio Times explaining the backstory of the Mongolia special and he confirmed that there would be an extra episode […]

Apple releases tvOS 12.2.1 for Apple TV HD and 4K

Apple releases tvOS 12.2.1 for Apple TV HD and 4K

Today, Apple has releases a minor update to the Apple TV HD (4th gen) and Apple TV 4K (5th gen) in the form of tvOS 12.2.1 As usual, any tvOS updates as well as any forr watchOS, iOS and macOS are free and tvOS 12.2.1 can be downloaded by going to Settings > System > Software Update then follow the on screen instructions. What’s new in this update? For the […]

Twitter is limiting how many users you can follow per day, to help reduce spamming

Twitter is limiting how many users you can follow per day, to help reduce spamming

  Every social media platform has issues with spam, but Twitter has announced this week that they helping to combat the effects of spam on its platform. This week, Twitter has reduced the amount of accounts you can follow per day. It used to be 1,000 and it is now dropped to 400. Twitter says that this should reduce the amount of spam and abuse that happens currently. Follow, unfollow, […]

The Grand Tour will be back for one more episode next week

The Grand Tour will be back for one more episode next week

We posted an article earlier in the week suggesting that the Mongolia special which aired on Amazon Prime on Friday this week, was the last episode in the current season of the show. In a self written article for The Radio Times this week, executive producer of the show – Andy Wilman explains this weeks episode and also confirms that there is one more show to come next week, before season 3 […]

Top Gear is back this summer, with Series 27

Top Gear is back this summer, with Series 27

Top Gear series 26 just ended a few weeks ago in March and at the very end of the last episode, the BBC gave us a small 30 second glimpse as to what the next season of Top Gear would be like. Filming of series 27 is well underway and with the new series, the cast does get shaken up a bit. Matt LeBlanc and Rory Reid have left the […]

HomePod price reduced from £319 to £279

HomePod price reduced from £319 to £279

Apple today has reduced the price of the HomePod in most markets around the world by around £40 in the UK, and $50 in the US. The HomePod has been on sale now for little over a year, and according to AppleInsider who have received some inside information, the cost reduction is a permanent one and this is due to manufacturing savings at scale. HomePod is showing up at the reduced rate […]