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Influencers In The Wild Page To Close

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Over the past six months, a rather enjoyable page appeared on Instagram. It's called Influencers in the Wild. However, after some doxing within the past few days, the man behind the profile has decided to shut it down for the time being What Is Influencers In The Wild? You've seen them....

Facebook Portal Review: A Photo Frame Connecting Your Family

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We've all been adapting to a new way of life. One of the things we've had to adapt is how we all stay connected. I've been testing out the Facebook Portal for the past few weeks when chatting with family. Here's what you need to know about it. Keeping Connected While Staying Apart

Huawei Watch GT 2e Review: Purely Fitness Focused

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I've been lucky enough to have every Huawei Watch on my wrist. I remember buying the original Huawei Watch because it was the most watch-like smartwatch on the market. It was a thing of beauty. Since then, a few things have changed. Huawei now uses their own operating system instead of Wear OS and designs have evolved...

OPPO Ireland: Everything You Need To Know

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Ireland has a fair share of phone manufacturers come and go. Some, I watch from afar, wondering if they'll ever come here in force. I've noticed some movements in Ireland which suggests we're going to get another soon. Their name is OPPO and here's everything you need to know about them. The Irish Smartphone...

Free games on PlayStation Plus June 2020 Edition

PlayStation Plus June 2020
One of the great things about gaming these days is free Playstation games! Yes, you read that correctly. Free. Well, not completely free. In order to avail of these free games, you need to sign up for Playstation gaming subscription service, "PlayStation Plus". What is PlayStation Plus? For a very reasonable monthly fee of 9.99 a month, you gain access to...

ISS Docking Simulator: Try Docking Crew Dragon With ISS In The SpaceX Simulator

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It's been a day to recapture the imagination when it comes to space exploration. SpaceX and Nasa have together put humans into space on a new vehicle. The SpaceX designed and Nasa crewed Crew Dragon is currently undergoing a demonstration flight. This flight will involve docking with the International Space Station (ISS) and you can test your...

Watch Today’s SpaceX Launch: Crew Dragon’s Manned Space Flight

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Today marks another attempt by SpaceX to launch their first manned space flight. What Time Is The SpaceX Launch Irish Time? Weather permitting, the SpaceX launch will take place from Pad 39-A at 20.22 Irish time or 19.22 UTC. If it's another no-fly day, the launch will be attempted again on Sunday, 31st May at 20.00 Irish time. Can I See The...

Public Transport Alternatives: Getting Around The Crowd In Dublin

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People want alternative ways of getting around Dublin City and the surrounding areas. Whether it be to go shopping or just to visit somewhere like the Phoenix Park, cars, buses the Dart and the Luas are less appealing in a world going through Covid-19. So what alternative modes of transport are there for people trying to get...

The Ultimate Guide To Shopping On Amazon.co.uk In Ireland

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Just a few years ago, ordering from Amazon.co.uk to Ireland was a bit of a pain. Today, there's still not official Amazon Ireland store online. However, that doesn't stand in the way of Irish shoppers spending their money on Amazon.co.uk instead. In a survey, we carried out, 34% of respondents said they had made a purchase with the online...

Das Fone Hell: Helena Bonham Carter and Sam Neill’s Short Movie

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I spotted this randomly on Twitter and I loved it. It's a tweet from Jurassic Park start Sam Neill. Himself and Helena Bonham Carter have created a short film called Das Fone Hell. In just 2 minutes and 19 seconds, they cover quite a bit. Here's why short films like this are badly needed right now. I'm also going...