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Disabling App Notification Badges: Separate Personal And Work-Life On Your Phone

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I adore Queer Eye. Honestly, it's the most wholesome thing on Netflix in my eyes. I was watching an episode recently where a gym owner was struggling with his own "separation of church and state". It got me thinking. While leaving the church is a big topic for me, this phrase can also be used generically to...

7500 Movie Review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Returns To The Big Small Amazon Prime Screen

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I'm a sucker for things to do with planes. Flight simulator "games", Air Crash Investigation shows and movies like Flight with Denzil Washington. Hook them up to my veins. I was surprised when scrolling through Amazon Prime that there's a new movie called 7500 starting Joseph Gordon-Levitt that I hadn't heard of. So I hit play.

Riese and Müller Charger 3: Ireland’s Top Selling E-bike

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How we get around is changing. With people seeking out public transport alternatives, and even alternatives to their car, we're looking at new modes of transport. While it's hopeful a new government will legalise electric scooters, for those looking for something a little bit more familiar, e-bikes are a great solution. Thanks to the team over at Green Aer,...

What Are E-bikes? An Introduction

E-bikes are growing in popularity both in Dublin and nationwide. With the environment and health at the top of people's mind, alternatives to both cars and public transport are much sought after. Without any previous experience with e-bikes, I set out to learn more about them. In the process, I met with Green Aer in Dublin to...

Can You Trust Revolut’s Open Banking?

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Today, Revolut launched Open Banking. I've been scrolling through the reaction on Twitter and it appears to be lukewarm at best. Privacy is a big issue for most customers, but what is Open Banking and can you trust Revolut with extra data? What is Revolut? Revolut is one of the world's leading online-only banks. With over ten million customers worldwide and...

New Government To Legislate For Electric Scooters and E-bikes

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Well, there's a headline I've been looking forward to writing. After months without a government and no sign of what one may look like, a programme for government is pending sign off with Fine Fail, Fine Gael and The Green Party. Within this programme are some key policies that I'm keen to keep a close eye on. Personally, seeing...

Smart Helmet Review: Livall BH51M Neo Packed With Features

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It's a bit of a cliche but cycling is going through a bit of a golden age in Ireland right now. People are flooding to bikes to avoid public transport. It's nothing but great news and I've been keeping my eye on some tech for cyclists. In the coming weeks, I'll be checking out a few bits...

PlayStation 5 Launching In Ireland: Your Questions Answered

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It's coming. PlayStation 5 will be launching in Ireland this year. Exciting right? Ahead of Sony's next-gen console launching in Ireland, here's everything you need to know about PlayStation 5. We'll be updating this post in future too. PS5: Key Specs CPU: AMD Zen 2-based CPU with 8 cores at 3.5GHz (variable...

Reddit Ireland: Irish Subreddit To Close During Late Hours

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Owing to "growing levels of targeted abuse, hatred, and racism on Reddit" moderators of the subreddit r/ireland have made the decision to close the subreddit during temporarily between midnight at 8 am GMT every day. Reddit is an American social news aggregation and discussion website. The site is divided into popular subreddits and, as you might imagine, one of the...

Is Vodafone Down? Reports Of Mobile Network Issues In Ireland

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Vodafone Ireland is currently experiencing a network issue. So if you can't call or access the internet from your smartphone, we'll there's your reason. We are currently experiencing an interruption to our mobile services in some parts of the country, Our service teams are currently working on resolving this issue and we will provide updates here. We thank you for your...