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RTÉ Is Bringing Back The Den This November

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There's been a really interesting trend that's already poking its head out because of COVID-19. We're craving retro stuff. According to Krystine Batcho, a psychology professor in New York, sees a resurgence of nostalgia during COVID-19 as a natural response. We're all experiencing mega-stress and people generally "find comfort in nostalgia during times of loss, anxiety, isolation, or uncertainty"....

Culture Night 2020: How A Free Night Of Culture Is Going Ahead

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Culture Night is one of my favourite night of the year in Ireland. It's a night where the streets of Dublin often got closed to celebrate performances of different kinds. In this COVID-19 world, Culture Night's date kind of snuck up on me and it was only the other day I saw a sign for it saying it was...

PlayStation vs Xbox: Which 2020 Console Should You Buy?

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Finally, we have all the pieces of the puzzle. That means we can finally put it all together and pick a new games console. Considering the Xbox One and PlayStation 5 launched over six years ago, this isn't like a phone purchase. Buying a games console is a commitment for many years. So which one suits you best? Here's...

Irish PS5 Price And Launch Date Confirmed

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And there it is. We finally have an Irish PlayStation 5 price and launch date confirmed. After answering your questions about the PlayStation 5 launching in Ireland a few weeks back, here are the final pieces of the puzzle you need. PlayStation 5 Launch Date In Ireland The PS5 has launched in Ireland, that's the good news. The reviews are in...

New on Netflix: The Social Dilemma

The entire internet is now built for one reason. To catch your attention. In running this site, I've resisted for years adding ads to the site. But I'm trying to build a business which can bring more and more people the best tech news on a daily basis. So I caved. Unless you're using an ad blocker, this...

EA Sports – Madden 21 Review

As with pretty much every EA game, there is a new sports game release every year just ahead of the new season...most of the time it's pretty much the same game with a new trick or two up it's sleeve. Well to be perfectly honest since the era of Ultimate Team games in and micro-transactions I'm starting to get...

EA Sports UFC 4 Review

Ever since Fight Night, I've been enamored by fighting games, so when UFC 4 landed on my desk, bet your ass I was excited to throw off a few slaps. Anyway UFC 4 recently hit the stores after a 2 year hiatus since UFC 3. Adding big name boxers into the mix in Tyson Fury and Joshua was always...

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout Review

Every so often a game stands out from the crowd. Not because it's got superior graphics, not because it's got the longest story line in history and not because it's got some massive price tag. Sometimes it's the beautifully simple that takes center stage and that's absolutely the case with Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout. This title is currently free...

EKSA E900 Pro: A Cheap But Excellent Gaming Headset

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When you run a tech review website, you get a lot of cold emails. The vast majority of them are junk, generic emails that get no further thought beyond me wondering why they didn't end up in spam. A few months back, an email landed in that I nearly didn't pay any attention. It was offering me a free...

7500 Movie Review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Returns To The Big Small Amazon Prime Screen

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I'm a sucker for things to do with planes. Flight simulator "games", Air Crash Investigation shows and movies like Flight with Denzil Washington. Hook them up to my veins. I was surprised when scrolling through Amazon Prime that there's a new movie called 7500 starting Joseph Gordon-Levitt that I hadn't heard of. So I hit play. What is 7500 About? Gordon-Levitt...