Author: Alex Lowe

Weekends with A&T Tech – Best stories of the week

Another week has gone by and its time, once again to go over the best stories we covered here on A&T Tech. Hyundai launches facelifted i30 N hot hatch This week, Hyundai has announced the facelifted i30 N hot hatch, with new gearbox, 5bhp more power and new look headlights. Read more Apple made some of its new products available to order This week, Apple made its new iMac, M1 powered […]

All new Nissan Qashqai on sale now, all are hybrid only

Nissan has put the all new Qashqai on sale this week, after revealing it back in February this year. The new Qashqai is the third generation, with the first one kick starting the crossover move after its introduction in 2007. It sits on all new platform with every model being hybrid only, but no fully electric option. The overall car is larger, 35mm has been added to the length and […]

Volkswagen launches the Golf eHybrid as the entry level PHEV model

Volkswagen has launched the new eHybrid version of the Golf this week, marking the second plug-in hybrid version of the car so far. The eHybrid is only available in the entry level Style trim of the Golf Mk8 so far, has 201bhp and costs from £32,995 in the UK. This model is very similar to the already existing Golf GTE, which has been on sale for while. The eHybrid has a […]

Deal: Get almost £100 off the M1 MacBook Air today on amazon.co.uk

Apple’s latest MacBook Air was launched last year in October, it looks very similar if not identical to the previous version with Intel chips, but this is the M1 MacBook Air, with no fans, Apple’s own Arm based M1 chip with an 8-core CPU and GPU, unified memory and good performance. Early reviews praised the performance, lack of heat output and vastly improved battery life. Today on amazon.co.uk, the model […]

Apple had AirTag ready two years ago, at least

Apple launched AirTag last week and today was the day the product was made available to those who pre-ordered last week. However AirTag has been rumoured for two years at this stage wit multiple leaks claiming that Apple was working on a Tile like device for tracking keys and more. It turns out, Apple was working on this for at least two years, as customers received AirTag today and the […]

Hyundai revises the i30 N hot hatch, on sale now

Hyundai has revised its i30 N hot hatch after four years on the market. The updated car has had, most notably some exterior design changes as well as a new gearbox and some other mechanical changes. The new i30 N has the same 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine as before, only offered here in the UK in the ‘Performance Package’ trim level. The updated car has gained 5bhp over the old model, […]

Apple makes new iMac, iPad Pro and Apple TV 4K available to order

Earlier today, Apple made the new M1 iMac, M1 iPad Pro and the refreshed Apple TV 4K available to order as well as the first shipments of AirTags made it to customers. The M1 iMac starts at £1,249 / $1,299, M1 iPad Pro at £749 / $799 and the new Apple TV 4K at £169, with that new redesigned Siri remote. Orders went live earlier today, so naturally shipment times […]

Telegram will support group video calls next month

Telegram will be launching a new group video calling mode next month to join similar systems that already exist such as Zoom, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. Pavel Durov, Telegram CEO said the group video mode will offer familiar features that other apps have such as screen sharing and noise cancellation. Telegrams app on desktop, mobile and tablet will all support the feature. Telegram had rapid adoption earlier this year when […]

Renault’s future models will be limited to 112mph

Future models from Renault and Dacia will have speed limits in them from factory with a top speed restriction of 112mph, this is a move to hopefully make the vehicles it sells safer. The Renault Group is not only limiting speed, but also adding some other safety tech into its cars, with something calling “Detect”, “Safety Coach” and “Rescue Code”. The speed limiting tech will only apply to The Renault […]

Hyundai expands its N line with the new Kona N SUV

Hyundai is ever expanding its performance line of cars, with the first car – the i30N being launched back in back 2017 which was a major hit as it signalled a major development for the Korean car company. Armed with Albert Biermann, who heads top R&D for the N devision at Hyundai the company has been on a roll. Now the latest car to get the N treatment is the […]