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Homeschooling: Apps And Offers To Classes Started At Home

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Look, some things are funny even in a crisis. I've seen a man cursing and blinding about 6th class maths and also Foil, Arms and Hog poignantly summing up the life of a remote teacher.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BSxM6_zEw2kIn reality, teaching your kids from home can be a challenge. I know myself, if I had kids, I'd be struggling to remember something I...

Huawei Launches P40 Series Online

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I used to work in a phone shop. Literally selling phones. It was a very enjoyable job. I'm sure a lot of that was down to me loving tech and chatting with people. I remember selling a few Huawei P8s and P9s back in the day. They were decent phones. Huawei started bringing some specs from the flagship-class into...

Hands-on Testing: How Do Huawei Phones Work Without Google?

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Today Huawei launched the long-awaited P40 Series. I say long-awaited, but I could also say "much-discussed" and maybe even "most controversial" when talking about this phone launch. The Huawei P40 series is the first major consumer phone launch for Huawei since the American Google was forbidden from officially supporting the Chinese manufacturer.I've been test-driving last year's Huawei Mate 30...

Phantom Hazy IPA: The White Hag Host Ireland’s First Online Beer Launch

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Right, well it's safe to say we're probably going to be in this situation for another while, right? The bars are shut. loads of restaurants are shut. Life as we know it has changed dramatically for the coming weeks and months. Businesses are going to be under pressure. One area of business I'm looking to support more is craft...

Formula One: Sky Sports Turns To E-Sports Amid Lack Of Sport

It's a bonkers time right now. I'm a Sky Sports customer, but there are no live sports to watch. The broadcaster has started showing playbacks of games and sports to beat the band. In fact, Sky has paused payments from publicans who are paying for the Sky Sports package and also offered no quibble pausing of subscriptions for Sky...

World Health Organisation Launch Covid-19 WhatsApp Information Bot

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As Covid-19 spreads around the world, last week Ireland saw another issue spread like wildfire. Misinformation. It's impossible to know where it all came from because it was happening on WhatsApp. Messages from "best-mates" and "a friends who work in a hospital" bounced from smartphone to smartphone in record time. Another message spread that Revolut was in...

How To Watch Mass Online: Streaming Mass To See Increase

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You can tell people are worried right now. We're living in pretty unprecedented times as a result of Covid-19. Our daily lives have been turned upside down. So I think we could all find some solace in maintaining some daily norms. One such norm for many is going to mass. While people of all ages around Ireland are religious,...

Just Eat Introduce Contactless Delivery

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We're taking more cautions because of Covid-19. As a nation, we're taking unprecedented steps to stem the spread of a virus in our communities. Your social media feed is likely full of people panic-buying whatever is left on Tesco shelves. But, I'm a lazy man and one of the first things I thought throughout all of this was "I...

How To Avoid AIB Fees: Digital Online Banking Alternatives

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The media free-for-all. Organisations know now is the time to release news customers wont like. There's a good chance some news is going to slip the net right now for obvious reasons. One news story which hasn't slipped the net is Allied Irish Bank (AIB) introducing charges for day-to-day banking. Here's what will be charged for and, more importantly,...

Untappd: Reviewing The Best Craft Beer App

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It was just a few years ago. We're maybe talking less than two and a half years ago. I would see people obsessing over craft beers and think they were quite silly. Big wanna be sommelier heads on them. Yet, I sit here now, sipping on a gorgeous double IPA called Ether by O Brother Brewing, preparing to review...