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All 4 on demand service will require accounts from next year

All 4 on demand service will require accounts from next year

Starting early next year, Channel 4 will start forcing users to sign up for an account to actually use the All 4 service when accessing shows to watch on demand. The BBC started making using a BBC ID a requirement for accessing BBC iPlayer back in May this year and that was in order to better regulate the broadcast of their content as well as making sure people pay their […]

Apple becomes the biggest wearable maker again

Apple becomes the biggest wearable maker again

In over two years, the Apple Watch has risen to a seriously impressive popularity level. The Apple Watch was introduced at the end of 2014 along side the iPhone 6 and then went on sale the next Spring, in April of 2015. Since then the Apple Watch got very close to beating Rolex in terms of popularity for a watch, then subsequently overtook them. Numbers According to a report from […]

Apple releases third iOS 11.2 beta for developers

Apple releases third iOS 11.2 beta for developers

Just today, Apple has released the third beta of iOS 11.2 for developer access only so far. This update comes around a week after the second beta release of iOS 11.2. While beta three doesn’t bring any new features, just only bug fixes the actual iOS 11.2 update will bring some handy new features once it is released. iOS 11.2 Back when iOS 11 was released at WWDC in June, […]

Everything you need to know about Now TV

Everything you need to know about Now TV

Now TV has been around for a good couple of years now, the service revealed back in February 2012 and then launched and was available in July of that year, in the UK. Sky own and run the service and it appeals to a lot of people who want Sky content, such as Sky News, Sky Sports and the Sky Original TV shows without the feeling of being tied down […]

Tesla launches new ‘Chill’ driving mode for its cars

Tesla launches new ‘Chill’ driving mode for its cars

Tesla cars have always had long standing fame for being fast off the line, with Ludicrous mode which enables the Model S and Model X to accelerate in record times, the Model S P100D even has the crown for the fastest ever production car from 0-60MPH, in just 2.5 seconds. Chill But some people apparently aren’t buying Teslas for the performance and crazy acceleration numbers, but instead more for helping […]

ISPs in the UK will automatically remunerate users for bad service

ISPs in the UK will automatically remunerate users for bad service

Earlier this year Ofcom had the idea to make getting a refund for poor broadband service something that happens automatically, as currently calling up either BT or Sky and asking for some compensation for a refund can be a bit of a task. This week Ofcom announced that the major players in the UK have all agreed to be part of this new scheme – that includes BT, Sky, Virgin […]

iOS 11.1 launches, with new Emoji, fixes the KRACK issue and more

iOS 11.1 launches, with new Emoji, fixes the KRACK issue and more

Earlier today, Apple released iOS 11.1 to iPhone and iPad users, the update has been in beta testing for a while now with public and developer releases. The new update addresses a number of bug fixes from reports as well as patching the WPA2 WiFi encryption exploit, KRACK from a few weeks back. New features iOS 11.1 is the first major update to iOS 11 since the release, we have […]

Microsoft launches new Skype design for Windows and Mac

Microsoft launches new Skype design for Windows and Mac

Skype got a renewed mobile interface back in June, amongst some controversy. It featured a new colourful interface, with a bigger focus on messaging. Since Skype has been around, the mindshare for its use is always for video chats, whether that be for meetings or just for leisure. Windows and Mac Now, that new look interface is now available from today, on Windows and Mac. The new design includes customisable […]

According to Apple, iPhone X demand was off the charts

According to Apple, iPhone X demand was off the charts

Pre-orders for the new iPhone X began around 12 hours ago and all models were pretty much showing as sold out, with a high lead time within around ten to fifteen minutes after going up for pre-order. the demand was unreal this year and now most of the models are showing a five to six week wait time, before they are dispatched. The first deliveries will start arriving on November 3rd, to […]

O2 launches new flexible plans, allowing you to alter data caps on the fly

O2 launches new flexible plans, allowing you to alter data caps on the fly

Mobile contracts and just contracts have always been very closed and locking you down into things for a certain amount of time and mostly in the US, over charging for a lot of stuff. With the help of some laws from the relevant governments and just customer demands, a lot of the carriers are now working to better please the customer. One of the most recent government backed improvements was […]