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Huawei Watch GT Review: A Waterproof Smart Watch For Active People

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I'm a wearable user. That's the only way I can describe myself because I've yet to find a wearable that passes the halfway test (more on that in a minute). I've had the original Pebble Smartwatch from Kickstarter, a watch so old that even my article about it is looking worse for wear. I've also had two Android-powered Huawei...

Car Accessories: Which sat nav app is best?

we rate tomtom go as the best mobile sat nav app
Not too long ago, everyone had a stand alone sat nav. Then, of course, the smartphone entered the party and pretty much wiped out the general sale of sat nav hardware. Many are more than happy to use Apple or Google Maps, but I've found an app that beats the lot. TomTom Go Mobile First and foremost, it's a sat nav TomTom Go...

OnePlus 5 Review: OnePlus 5 Equals Mobile Happiness

Having lived with the new OnePlus 5 for a month now, I feel I'm ready to give it a proper no holds barred review. Like many others, for years I've been a slave to two mobile devices; one for work, one for personal use. Working in the telecoms industry for the last 19 years and the nature of the...

iOS 11 is here and it has a few new tricks up its sleeve

ios 11 launched for apple
Yesterday, Apple held this year's WWDC keynote and we were introduced to some of their new toys. This includes their new OS platform iOS 11. The great thing about phone today as opposed to a decade ago is that every year we get a system update that gives us new and improved functionality to play with. It's almost like...

Google Pixel 4a: Everything We Know About Google’s Next Smartphone Launch In Ireland

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There's a drum regularly beaten around Goosed Tower. Smartphone launches have become boring. Last year, one smartphone that caught us off guard was the Google Pixel 3a. While the Pixel 3XL was, and indeed still is, a great smartphone, its little sister was incredible. Today, at just €329, the Pixel 3a is still one of the best mid-priced phones...

BleeperBikes: Ireland’s First Station-Free Bike Sharing Service

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We've already dived into why BleeperBikes are different to Dublin Bikes, but we wanted to go further and see if they are any good. We sent Martin out to brave the streets of Dublin to review BleeperBikes. What are BleeperBikes? BleeperBikes are shared bikes, now available in South Dublin with plans to hit the city in the new year. Unlike Dublin...

Three Has Fastest Network While Virgin Has The Greenest Broadband

Ireland's fastest and greenest internet
Internet connectivity. Has there ever been a time like the past few months where your internet has meant so much to you? If your internet isn't great and you're in the market I might have something to sway you a little. In the past 24 hours, two Irish networks have be determined the fastest and the greenest way of...

Huawei Launches Mate 30 Series: Huawei Mate 30 Pro Specs

huawei mate 30 pro and mate 30 series
The Huawei Mate 30 series has been one of the most hotly anticipated smartphone launches in the phone industry for many years. Being honest, not all of it stems from the anticipated technology that will appear in the Chinese manufacturers latest smartphone, but more, what technology won't appear following on from the whole Google/Huawei United States/China debacle. Anyway, today...

How to get the Google Pixel 2 in Ireland: Everything You Need to Know

get the google pixel 2 in ireland
The Google Pixel is a funny old phone in Ireland. There was a huge amount of interest from Irish people looking for an alternative to Samsung and Apple. Unfortunately, there were no retailers ready to stock this market shaking smartphone. It was still possible to get the Google Pixel in Ireland and that what was one of our most...

DJI Mavic Mini Review: A Somewhat Affordable Gateway Drone

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Last week I finally ticked something off my tech bucket list. Well, actually two things. Fly a drone Buy a drone These two things went nice and hand in hand because of the new DJI Mavic Mini being very fairly priced. Wintery weather took a brief break last week and quick as a flash, I was out in Sandymount to...