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How many people will attend the EURO 2016 Dublin Fanzone

Robbie Brady has done the business and Dublin County Council have been left with no choice but to erect a EURO 2016 Dublin Fanzone. Not everyone has been lucky enough to be in France for what has already been an epic journey, with some of the best videos known to man emerging in the past two weeks. At long...

What You’ll Need to Enter the Dublin Smartphone Film Festival

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Have you ever fancied yourself as a bit of a Steven Spielberg? Or maybe you've had this idea for a story that you'd just love to tell. There's nothing stopping you creating a little bit of cinematic magic and now, thanks to the Dublin Smartphone Film Festival, you can put it out to the public too. What is the Dublin...

Netflix Ireland: Top 5 TV Shows

While you're dabbing on that last bit of aloe vera after-sun, listening to the lashings of rain outside, you may as well pop Netflix on. Through extensive and selfless testing, we've put together the best of Netflix Ireland to get you through a few binges. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt If for no other reason, it's that damn theme song. You will be...

Football Manager 2017 Review

Football Manager 2017 is gaming heroin. I take a look at this year's annual update to get my fix. Me and Football Manager go way back My love affair with Football Manager goes back to the Championship Manager era. I was a fresh-faced 14-year-old boy. Fabio Paim and Freddy Adu were tipped to be future heroes, waiting to grace the main...

YouTube Premium Launches in Ireland: Say Goodbye to YouTube Ads

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I'm sure we've all been there. Watching YouTube videos, casually cursing under your breath for every single ad that comes along. And then, oh god...then... the bloody 30-second ad you can't skip. While these have apparently been removed by YouTube, ads are just generally a pain in the arse. Like, when was the last time you recorded something on...

New on Netflix: We’ve watched The Circle so you don’t have to

For me and many others, Netflix has had an unprecedented string of original hits. There's nothing more exciting that when you log in and see there's a new movie on your home screen. Imagine my excitement to see Emma Watson and Tom Hanks starring in a brand-new Netflix Original techno-thriller called The Circle. Naturally, I didn't hesitate but about...

Top 5 Pokémon GO accessories all trainers need

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Have you noticed all the people walking around playing Pokémon GO? It really is a rather big deal. We can't remember the last phenomenon like this, though it's possible the great Tamagotchi plague of the nineties comes close. But if you want to be the very best, perhaps even like no-one ever was, you're going to need some kick-ass...

Untitled Goose Game The Review

In the last few weeks & months we've been reviewing some of the biggest and slickest gaming titles on the market. From Ghost Recon to Crash Nitro Fueled, everything about games is getting better. So why on Earth is one of the most fun titles we've played in recent years the beautifully simple Untitled Goose Game. You might describe...

We’ve been to Token in Dublin. Spoiler alert, it’s amazing

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I remember a few years back when Lyrath, a five-star hotel in Kilkenny, opened for the first time. Joe Dolan played and the crowds swarmed into an unfinished venue. It was a disaster, with door handles coming off and cars getting beached after parking on grass. In Dublin, there's a brand new bar currently in a Beta phase after only...

What’s on Netflix: Making a Murderer

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Once upon a time, Netflix provided us with a selection of well known TV shows and movies, however in recent times the online streaming service have began churning out top quality original programmes. One of the latest such programmes is Making a Murderer, and boy is it amazing. Making a Murderer surrounds the true story and court case of Steven...