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Apple releases iOS 11.2.1, fixes HomeKit bug and iPhone camera issue

Apple releases iOS 11.2.1, fixes HomeKit bug and iPhone camera issue

Late yesterday, on the 13th Apple released iOS 11.2.1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The new update brings a fix for a vunrability in HomeKit, which could allow users to get unauthorised access to control smart devices, which were connected to the HomeKit platform, devices like locks, lights and thermostats. Apple did also fix and issue they had on the server side, but it looks like iOS 11.2.1 fully […]

BBC launches Alexa skill for live radio

BBC launches Alexa skill for live radio

This week the BBC has launched their second Alexa skill for the Amazon Echo, the current one they offer simply gives news snippets and flash news. The new skill offers support for all BBC Radio stations and BBC Podcasts. Radio and podcasts The new skill for Alexa can play any BBC radio station, over the internet which would make the rise of internet radio much easier to access as you […]

The Grand Tour Episode 2 airs this Friday

The Grand Tour Episode 2 airs this Friday

This Friday, the second episode of The Grand Tour launches – below is the trailer. This week, it sees the boys race from New York USA to Nigeria Falls with Jeremy in the brand new Ford GT and Hammond and May using their usual mode of transport, public transport. Trailer

iMac Pro will go on sale this Thursday

iMac Pro will go on sale this Thursday

Apple’s iMac Pro, which was announced back at WWDC in June this year will finally go on sale this week, on December 14th. The date was made public on the product page for the iMac Pro over on apple.com. So far the information we know about the machine hasn’t really changed since the announcement in the summer. So far, we know that the base configuration will start at $4,999 (no […]

Google Home Max speaker goes on sale this week

Google Home Max speaker goes on sale this week

Google has been busy this year developing a whole new range of smart speakers with the Google Assistant built in, the Google Home Mini has been out for a few months now and has mostly likely been picked out for a few gifts this year and the standard Google Home which has been out for more than a year. But one speaker which was announced at Google’s event back in […]

YouTube now supports 4K on Xbox One

YouTube now supports 4K on Xbox One

Last summer, in 2016 Microsoft launched the Xbox One S and while it was the first console the company had made which supported 4K, not every service did. Most namely is YouTube and just until today, both the Xbox One S and the brand new Xbox One X couldn’t stream 4K content from YouTube. This week, Microsoft is now rolling out a new version of the YouTube which supports 4K […]

Google is blocking YouTube on the Amazon Echo Show and Fire TV

Google is blocking YouTube on the Amazon Echo Show and Fire TV

In the last few months, Amazon and Google have been butting heads on the integration of YouTube on Amazon’s devices, specifically on the Echo Show and Fire TV. As of writing, Google has now actually pulled support for YouTube on both the Echo Show and all the Fire TV devices. The main feud is mainly over Amazon not selling some of Google’s own hardware products, such as Chromecast and the […]

Tesla releases Model 3 firmware update, adds an FM radio

Tesla releases Model 3 firmware update, adds an FM radio

This week, Tesla released a new firmware update for the Model 3 which has added a few features to the car, a few of which are surprising additions, as they should be standard features – but Tesla was probably more focused on getting the car right from the start, as any extras they can simply add later on with software updates over the air. New features As mentioned above, this […]

Tidal now works with CarPlay

Tidal now works with CarPlay

Today, Tidal have updated their app to now be compatible with Apple’s CarPlay platform so users will now be able to access their collection as well as the unique Explore section. Tidal is Jay Z’s music streaming service and it mainly focuses on high fidelity audio. While it has been around for a few years now, it’s never managed to gain much traction, at least compared to Spotify, Apple Music and even […]

Apple releases macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 update

Apple releases macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 update

This past week, Apple has launched a lot of new software – last week on Saturday we saw iOS 11.2 which brought Apple Pay Cash, for US users as well as a host of new bug fixes. Earlier this week, watchOS 4.2 was released which also included Apple Pay Cash as well as some bug fixes for Siri. Now, today Apple has seeded an update for the Mac and macOS […]