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CarPlay now uses the MFi hardware development

CarPlay, which is Apple’s in-car infotainment system has recently starting appearing with aftermarket systems such as Pioneer and Alpine. Now, Apple has released a set of manufacturing and specification guidelines for building hardware. It will use the Made-for-iPhone/iPad/iPod (MFi) scheme. Within the guidelines, Apple has stated that only in-dash units are permitted. Other specs such as a minimum of a 6-inch screen, with a resolution of 800 x 480 and 30Hz […]

‪Android‬ Lollipop now available for 2014 Moto X

The latest version of Android, Lollipop is making the rounds, slowly. But now it is out for the second generation 2014 Moto X is a over-the-air download. Motorola’s smartphones gains the iconic Material Designed icons and layout along with the buttery smooth animations. An iOS like notification layout on the lock screen is added, but it has the ability to rank them based on who sent them Aside from the great […]

‪Chromebooks‬ come with 1TB of Google Drive storage over the holidays

This holiday, Google is offering 1TB of Google Drive with any Chromebook purchased for the holidays, whether received or bought. If you’re lucky enough to receive a Chromebook for Christmas, you have until January 1st to redeem the offer and then your Google account will be credited with 1TB of storage. The news comes from Google Group Product Manager, Alex Vogenthaler on the Drive Blog. The offer lasts for two […]

YouTube Music Key streaming service invites are now being sent out

YouTube’s much rumoured music streaming service was announced last week, but now invites are being sent out to some users for the service. YouTube is now taking a move towards the music streaming market with their service Music Key. It starts at £7.99 ($7.99) a month and once you pay, you get access to ad-free videos to watch online and the option to download the videos to watch offline, and […]

Nintendo 2DS launches in two new 90s inspired designs

News from Alex and Ed Gaming Nintendo, has launched a new colour version of the Nintendo 2DS, inspired by the nineties. Nintendo showed what the future might look like, it was a device with translucent casing At the time, Game Boys were offered in the see-through cases. Now, the Nintendo 2DS is offered in the promised casing, Crystal Red and Crystal Blue are new versions of the handheld console. The Nintendo 2DS will […]

Google‬ Drive now has ‪Touch ID‬ on ‪iOS‬ as well as ‪iPhone‬ 6 support

Last week, Google released a updated version of the Google Drive app for iPhone and iPad users, it adds the usual support for the larger iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, as well as some new handy features. Google Drive, like Dropbox and OneDrive can now be locked with the Touch ID sensor on the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, as well as the new iPad Air […]

‪This Week in Tech‬ – ‪‎LG‬ G Watch R, No phone signal “black spots” and more…

We go over the five top stories from A&T Tech, so relax and catch up on the week of tech news. LG G Watch R now on sale in the UK The second Android Wear watch to come out of LG this year is now available in the UK on Amazon for £225. Read more – http://goo.gl/6qi9wz Dropbox and Microsoft have partnered to make Office more productive for cloud users Dropbox […]

HP and Acer PCs and Laptops will come with Dropbox pre-installed

All new desktops and laptops from Hewlett-Packard and Acer will come pre-loaded with Dropbox, the cloud service, it will let them store their files in the cloud. The promotion will start early next year with the deal enticing you to actually purchase a subscription to Dropbox Pro and a reduced price as you had purchased a Acer or HP computer. In the past, Dell and Samsung have worked with Dropbox before. Dropbox […]

Apple’s new iPad Air 2 has a triple-core processor

Apple’s new 9.7-inch iPad, the iPad Air 2 is the fastest yet – even faster than last years iPad Air, which was fast in its on right. Some reviews from the likes of The Verge and Engadget have praised the display quality and performance of the tablet. The new iPad is powered by the next generation A8X chip, it is a triple-core processor which is the biggest processor ever put […]

‎Dropbox now has ‎Touch ID on iOS 8

Dropbox has now received a software update to adopt the Touch ID sensor in the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus for security access, as well as some general improvements. Other services such as OneDrive have also adopted support for the sensor. iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus support have been added like Facebook, YouTube, Chrome and other apps such as OneDrive and Skype. Touch ID support is […]