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App of the Week: Sky Sports Soccer Quiz

It's always tough to admit, but the Premier League season is coming to a close. Fortunately, Sky Sports have released a cracking quiz app which will pit your wits against your mates. Sky Sports Soccer Quiz is sure to pass some time sure the preseason months. You take on the role of your favourite team, answering questions to work your...

Google search tips and tricks

There's hardly a day goes by where we won't ask Google something. Have you ever Googled how to Google? If you haven't, read on and find some of the top searching tips recently posted to Imgur. Google Search Operators These are some basic tricks that will allow you to get the most from your everyday searches. Search for Exact Terms By surrounding your search...

Facebook provides over 70 gender options

Irish Facebook users can now define their profiles more accurately, with over 70 gender options now available. Following a successful introduction of the feature in the UK last June, Irish users can now customise how their gender appears on the social networking site. Of course, users can also set to whom such information is available to. From the settings panel, Facebook...

App of the Week: Messenger gets Video Calling

In the past year, many refused to download Facebook Messenger in defiance of it's mandatory nature. Facebook have just announced a great new feature which may make you rethink that decision. Skype is arguably the most popular video calling platform, owing largely to it's longstanding nature and somewhat reliable performance. Apple battled strongly with a very fast and optimised creation...

Will it Blend: The Apple Watch

Have you've been waiting patiently for the launch of the Apple Watch? Better look away now then. The legendary Tom Dickson is well known for getting his hands on the latest and most expensive tech on the market. Unlike us though, Tom doesn't have much interest in reviewing items. Tom is the CEO of Blendtec, unsurprisingly a company that prides itself on...

Watch Game of Thrones Season 5

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Just hours ahead of the Game of Thrones Season 5 premiere in the US, the first four episodes have been leaked. It's believed they have originated from DVDs given to journalists prior to the premiere. Now you must ask yourself and important question. Should you watch these leaked episodes, or live under a rather large rock avoiding the impending spoiler...

Marvin.ie & Apache Pizza – Happy Days

Last month when we brought you news of Marvin.ie. Marvin.ie is the new online takeaway site is set to challenge JustEat from May. The new site is gathering further ammunition. Earlier today, Marvin.ie Managing Director, James Galvin, announced that the new site would be launching with Apache Pizza on board. Robert Pendleton of Apache Pizza stated that it was a...

App of the Week: Snake ’97

Back in the day, your phone had two distinct functions. Texting your crush, and crushing your friends high score on Snake. Now you can relive your youth. No, we're not saying your old crush is making a come back, but you can challenge your friends at Snake again. Snake '97 is now available to download from the Google Play store...

Hands on REview – HTC RE Camera

If you are asthmatic and have a smartphone with a nice camera on board, you are unlikely to see the appeal of the HTC RE Camera. Nonetheless we've given it the GOOS3D hands on treatment, in our first ever video review. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jytmn0JzWsM Don't get us wrong. We love the HTC RE Camera. It's a fun, no nonsense camera, that's great to...

4 top tech April Fool’s Day pranks

While some might settle for changing the time on the clock to start a panic, tech companies around the world love going viral on April Fools' day. These are a huge workplace hazard. Imagine the scene as you show off the Google Translate for Animals app as breaking technology. Be on guard as we head into another day of enjoyable nonsense....