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Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date Ireland: Not just another new Samsung phone

Samsung's new phone the Galaxy S8 Irish release date
Just how many phones will launch in your lifetime? Remember in The Simpsons where everyone got really bored with Nasa launching people into space? Well, that's happened with smartphone launches too. All we ask is that you give the new Samsung Galaxy S8 a chance. Honestly, it's not just another new Samsung phone. We're here to tell you why. The...

What is the Blue Whale game? A shocking social trend parents need to know about

blue whale game
Social media has a huge amount of power for good. Not too long ago, half the population of Ireland were pouring ice-cold water over themselves to raise money for charity. Unfortunately, social media also has a shocking amount of power for evil. A horrible trend known as the Blue Whale game. If you're involved in the Blue Whale game or...

Get Ready for Amazon Prime Day 2018 in Ireland

amazon prime day ireland
Supporting our nearest neighbours in the World Cup might be next to impossible for some Irish people, but we're happy to support UK sites when it comes bagging a bargain. That's why many of us are happy to shop online with Amazon.co.uk. Even better is the one day a year where prices get slashed on a range of products to...

How to Watch Game of Thrones in Ireland Without Sky

How to Watch Game of Thrones in Ireland
I can't think of another TV phenomenon like Game of Thrones. The whole world comes to a standstill. Suddenly, it becomes acceptable to be wrecked tired on a Monday at work after staying up all night to watch the latest episode air live in the US. Of course, those of you staying up late are streaming illegally. Using the...

BleeperBikes or Dublin Bikes? – What’s the difference?

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Dublin Bikes has been a resounding success since their introduction in 2014. These Coca-Cola sponsored bikes are an affordable and fast way to zip around Dublin City. But now, building on a popular concept from China, Dublin has a new way to rent bikes called BleeperBikes. Here's how the two systems stack up against each other. What are Dublin Bikes? Dublin Bikes is...

You can now ship packages to Ireland from the US with AddressPal

an posts addresspal now offers a virtual us address for irish shoppers
An Post has been having a hard time of it lately, running at a loss of almost €16m last year. Rather than bury their head in the sand, led by Chief Executive David McRedmond, An Post are changing how they do things, mainly to suit the new breed of online shopper. Their latest innovation is massive, as their virtual...

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...

How to buy the Nokia 3310 in Ireland

Nokia 3310 relaunch in ireland
In a world where mobile smartphones are becoming increasingly complex (to the point where they have so much going on that they overheat, catch fire and explode), a lot of people have started yearning for a bit of simplicity in their telecommunications devices. And since nostalgia is worth big bucks these days, those clever people at Nokia have gone...

Is it now illegal to have an Android box in Ireland?

two woman find out it's illegal to buy an android box in ireland
It all started with sneaking your own snacks into the cinema. You save a few pound and it's a victimless crime, right? Well, that mentality now has a modern twist in the shape of dodgy boxes. You can buy an Android box in Ireland fairly easily, but the Court of Justice of the European Union has had something to say...

The 5 must have Alexa Skills for Irish Echo Dot owners

Best alexa skills in ireland
Ok, so now that you've settled on the Amazon Echo Dot as your assistant of choice and you've got it shipped to Ireland. Now, you'll need some Alexa Skills to get the most out of it. What are Alexa Skills? Alexa Skills are Amazon's fancy name for apps. You install the Skills that you thing you would like to use the...