Author: Alex Lowe

The Volkswagen ID.5 will start production this year

Volkswagen’s third vehicle in the ID family will be the ID.5 with the first two models, the ID.3 and ID.4 already on sale. The ID.3 is a Golf sized all electric hatchback and the ID.4 is a compact sized all electric SUV. The upcoming ID.5 is going to be a coupe version of the ID.4, but currently it doesn’t look like it’ll go on sale across the pond, in the […]

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. Ford announced it would become fully electric by 2030 in Europe Here in the UK and Europe, Ford will be offering electric versions of every car it makes by the year 2030. As well as partnering with Volkswagen on a new shared platform EV. Read more Second seasons of […]

Second seasons of a number of Apple TV+ shows are coming soon

Apple launched a lot of new shows on Apple TV+ in the past year and a half the service has been around and we’re coming up to seeing some season two editions of those shows, including Ted Lasso, which a lot of people are looking forward too following from the debut last August. Apple confirmed the news yesterday that a number of its shows will be coming back for second seasons […]

Ford’s models will be all electric by 2030 in Europe and UK

Here in the UK, the government is going to be banning the sale of new petrol and diesel cars by the year 2030. Then in 2035 the sale of new hybrids will be banned too, meaning that from the year 2035 the only new cars that’ll be allowed to be sold will be 0% emission, whether that be 100% electric or hydrogen. Ford has announced this week that in the […]

Ubiquiti UniFi Cloud Key Gen2+ vs UNVR

Currently, Ubiquiti offers three types of hardware NVR solutions for use with its UniFi Protect camera system. With the previous, now discontinued and EOL UniFi Video platform – Ubiquiti offered two different hardware solutions, with the UniFi Video NVR and the UAS-XG appliance server. UniFi Video could also be installed on your own hardware. On Windows, Ubuntu and more. UniFi Protect was introduced in early 2019 and as of writing, […]

Apple adding cycling directions to Portland and San Diego

With iOS 14 last September, Apple added cycling directions to Apple Maps for the first time, as well as city guided tours, EV route optimisation and much more. With cycling directions it was only launched in a few select cities such as London and New York but this week Apple has now expanded the service to a couple more cities in the west coast of America, with San Diego in […]

Apple TV app launches on latest Google Chromecast

Today Google has announced that the latest Chromecast model, Chromecast with Google TV now supports the Apple TV app which gives access to Apple TV+ content, iTunes movies and shows as well as Apple TV channels. Over the past year, Apple has been expanding support of the Apple TV to various models of smart TVs, Roku devices, games consoles and Amazon Fire TV devices. The news that the Apple TV […]

Tesla has been ordered to recall 12,300 Model X cars due to loose trim

Tesla has been ordered to recall over 12,000 Tesla Model X vehicles worldwide due to trim issues related to adhesive. Germany has instigated the recall, specifically KBA, the motor vehicle regulator in Germany. The KBA has said that on older Model X vehicles, the trim could become loose and then could fall off while the car is moving, which is a serious safety issue. This issue affects older Model X vehicle, […]

Mercedes is not going to sell the EQC in the US ‘for now’

Mercedes launched the all electric EQC SUV in 2019 here in the UK and Europe but the USA is a very big market for Mercedes and competition for electric cars is fierce especially with Tesla selling huge numbers. Despite this so far Mercedes hasn’t launched the EQC in North America but this decision may change in the future. Large SUVs and pick up trucks are very popular in the US […]

Microsoft introduces new Xbox Wireless Headset

This week Microsoft has introduced a new wireless gaming headset for the Xbox but it’ll also work with PC too. It comes in at £89 / $100 and has support for spatial audio and Dolby Atmos. Microsoft has said that the new headset works seamlessly with the Xbox Wireless protocol, ensuring very low audio lag and no voice issues. The headset has a new dual beamforming microphone which can manage […]