Web

With the emergence of apps, it’s easy to forget how important the web itself is. We look at the best websites, Chrome extensions and more, to make your life a little better.

Can You Leave the Catholic Church Using GDPR?

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25 May 2018 was one hell of a day for Ireland. We Repealed the Eighth Amendment and paved the way for the women of Ireland to have bodily autonomy. It was a massive stride forward. It was a stride forward from an Ireland where the Catholic church dictated how things are done, though I still read many articles and...

Mobile World Congress Cancelled Amid Corona Virus Fears

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After days of the world's biggest technology companies pulling out of Mobile World Congress citing fears of further spreading Corona Virus, organisers have cancelled the world's biggest mobile orientated trade show.John Hoffman, the CEO of GSMA, said the outbreak had left it "impossible" to host the event in Barcelona at this time.More to follow...

Who To Vote For? Which Candidate Should You Vote For In The 2020 General Election?

Well, we're well and truly on the way towards a general election. All of a sudden, politicians are getting as many photo opportunities as Shane Ross. There are TV debates and policies and promised being thrown around left right and centre. The funny thing is, that you're about to be asked for a vote by someone you've not heard...

TikTok Frequently Asked Questions: Everything You Need To Know About The New Social Media Platform

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This past week, TikTok announced that they would be creating 100 jobs in Ireland. Naturally, this led to headlines and left people scratching their heads as to what the hell TikTok is. Here's everything you need to know about TikTok. What is TikTok? TikTok, formerly known as musical.ly, is a social media platform. On TikTok, users can create videos up to...

Get Tickets to the Third Dublin Smartphone Film Festival

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It's that time of year again! We've been supporting the Dublin Smartphone Film Festival for the past three years as a media partner and loving every second of it. We love everything about tech that breaks down barriers and lets people do more. Film making has been totally disrupted thanks to smartphones and this month, you can once again...

Trending on Twitter: Why Is World War 3 Trending On Twitter?

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Congratulations everyone! We made it to the third day of 2020 before the most worrying hashtag in imaginable has started trending. Today, #WorldWar3 and #WWIII have been trending on Twitter. Slightly concerning right? Here's the lowdown on what's going on. Why is World War 3 Trending on Twitter? Well, surprise surprise, World War 3 is trending because the United States has...

Is My Flight A Boeing 737 MAX? – How To Avoid The Boeing Plane

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The online world has brought a lot of scaremongering into the world. It's one of my biggest bug bearers from when I browse the internet. With that said, there are times when the news warrants the fear it instils. Within a space of six months, two Boeing 737 MAX aircraft were involved in fatal crashes leading to the planes...

Trending on Twitter: Is the Queen Dead?

Tonight you may have noticed that The Queen is trending on Twitter. Every couple of months, David Attenborough trends on Twitter and I have a minor heart attack myself. It's usually a new documentary or something but there's always that brief moment I fear the worst.Tonight, when I saw "The Queen" trending, my first thought was the royal Netflix...

Shopping Tips: How To Find The Best Black Friday Deals

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Where the bloody hell has November gone. We're staring down the barrel of Black Friday with Christmas just around the corner. It's been a rollercoaster year but don't let that all distract you. This is the time of the year where you can all to often part with money a little easier that you should as we all get...

Kodak Smile Printer: Print Your Photos With An AR Video Twist

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Tech tends to move in cycles. Cycles which I'm sure leave many companies furious. Kodak could well be one such company. After creating the digital camera, they kind of suppressed it for fear it would kill their film business. The company survived many mistakes over the past few decades while also missing many opportunities. Today, one of the biggest...