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Nintendo 2DS launches in two new 90s inspired designs

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

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…

‪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

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 […]

‎Dropbox now has ‎Touch ID on iOS 8

‎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 […]

iPad‬ mini 3 is a small change to a small tablet

iPad‬ mini 3 is a small change to a small tablet

The iPad mini 3 has arrived and this time it is, to be honest slightly underwhelming. Apple’s new iPad mini hardly received a minute of stage time during the Keynote. It has gained the Touch ID sensor and new gold colour and a rethink the storage options and thats it. Same design, same price and same power. The iPad mini 3 has the same Retina Display at 7.9-inches with 326ppi, same […]

iOS 8 is now available to download

iOS 8 is now available to download

Apple’s latest version of iOS, iOS 8 is now available to download today and iPhone, iPad and some iPod touch users can now peruse the latest features and improvements. To download the update, go to Settings > General > Software Update on your iOS device. As we mentioned in a post yesterday, the update is available for iPhone 4s and later, iPad 2 and later (including both iPad minis) and […]

Skype brings free group chats to Windows tablets

Skype brings free group chats to Windows tablets

Skype has now made group video calling free, for Windows tablets and the Surface range compatible to speak with up to 10 people at a time. Back in April, Skype did bring a bucket load of changes to their services and this is following that. The new system for Windows, analyses the video experience and can tell who the three most talkative people are and the device owner at the […]

‎Apple’s CarPlay to come to Volkswagen models by 2016

‎Apple’s CarPlay to come to Volkswagen models by 2016

Apple and Volkswagen are in talks on bringing the in-car solution to Volkswagen models by 2016 – one of the manufactures which didn’t partner with Apple first. An official announcement from both Volkswagen and Apple is to be expected within a few months, details on which models will be compatible is unknown. 9to5Mac report that the system will be available for 2016 models not next years 2015 versions. Volkswagen did join […]

The ‘Non-Retina’ MacBook Pro my be at the end of its life.

The ‘Non-Retina’ MacBook Pro my be at the end of its life.

According to reports from Digitimes on Wednesday, the 13 inch MacBook Pro without the retina display may be discontinued just like the 15 inch variant. The model, which hasn’t been updated since 2012, which is the cheapest of the range, so it won’t be surprising if Apple remove it from their product line up. Since the last updates to the MacBook line up, the MacBook Air got faster and with extra battery […]