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Deal: Samsung Galaxy S8 is now £418 on amazon.co.uk

Deal: Samsung Galaxy S8 is now £418 on amazon.co.uk

On amazon.co.uk this week, Amazon has the new Samsung Galaxy S8 listed at £419, which is down from the usual £689.00. The S8 boasts the company’s latest 5.8-inch QUADHD sAMOLED display, with the infamous ‘Infinity Display’ as well as full IP68 water and dust resistance all round. This S8 in the deal, comes with 64GB of onboard storage but can be expanded up to 256GB, by using a microSD card. […]

Chromebooks will soon be able to run Linux apps

Chromebooks will soon be able to run Linux apps

When Google’s Chromebook line came out a few years ago, the initial consensus was that they were pretty useless, as it required a constant internet connection to operate – which made working on a plane impossible. Since the early days, Chrome OS has come a long way, it can now run offline apps, it can run full Android apps and games and now Chromebooks will soon be able to run […]

Google Pay now works on the web too

Google Pay now works on the web too

Earlier this year, in January Google rebranded Android Pay to become Google Pay which made more sense, as Google is slowly removing the Android brand from a few things. While Google Pay is available on Android phones to use for in-store payments, much like how Apple Pay works it hasn’t been available on the web. Starting today, Google Pay will now be available online, much like how the ‘Pay with Google’ […]

Deal: Beats Studio 3 Wireless now has £55 off on amazon.co.uk

Deal: Beats Studio 3 Wireless now has £55 off on amazon.co.uk

On amazon.co.uk this week, Amazon has the Beats Studio 3 Wireless for £55 off the usual price, which brings it down from the usual £299 to £244. The latest version of the Beats Studio headphones were released last year, with advanced noise cancelling, Apple W1 chip for long battery life and easy pairing with Apple devices. With the Beats Studio 3 Wireless, Beats is claiming 22 hours of battery life. […]

Amazon now has over 100 million Prime members

Amazon now has over 100 million Prime members

Late last week, it was revealed that Amazon had hit the 100 million subscriber mark for its Prime service, the news came from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos in a recent shareholder letter. According to Amazon, more members across the globe signed up to Prime in 2017 alone, compared to any previous year. As of writing, Amazon Prime is available in more than fifty cities worldwide, in nine counties. Also, Prime […]

Report: iPhone 5s will most likely work with iOS 12

Report: iPhone 5s will most likely work with iOS 12

Very soon, we will see the first versions of iOS 12 make appearances this June at Apple’s annual WWDC developers conference, and while we have all the nice positive press surrounding new features, big changes and also security enhancements it’s rarely all good news for those users who are on the older devices, the ones on the bottom of the supported devices list. iPhone 5s Last year, with iOS 11 […]

Google Chrome will now mute auto-playing videos

Google Chrome will now mute auto-playing videos

This is awesome, I don’t personally use Google Chrome but I can imagine this being a huge pain when those pesky auto-playing videos that are littered all over the internet start blurting out loud music or something when you visit a website. But now in Chrome, the browser will start blocking the sound that comes from adverts or autoplaying videos by default and even if the site is still playing […]

New Windows 10 update delayed, due to blue screen issue

New Windows 10 update delayed, due to blue screen issue

Last week, Microsoft did have a new major update for Windows 10 ready and waiting to be pushed out, with April 10th as the day marked for the release. However some last minute issues with the release, resulted in an entirely new build to testers instead of a patch being issued out. What was the issue? The main bug was spotted in a release (17133) which wasn’t made available to […]

Deal: Nest Protect now £99 on amazon.co.uk

Deal: Nest Protect now £99 on amazon.co.uk

On amazon.co.uk this week, Amazon is offering the 2nd generation Protect smoke alarm for £99.99, which is down by just £10 from the usual £110. The Nest Protect probably isn’t as popular as the flagship Learning Thermostat, which arguably made the company as well known as it is now but it is a very capable device, with self testing once a month, no middle of the night battery chirps and […]

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

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

Another week has gone by and it is time, once again to go over the best stories we had here on A&T Tech. This week, right at the start it was rumoured that Apple might launch a new (PRODUCT)RED version of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and as you know, they did and although it did seem that was all that was talked about this week, there was other news. […]