PC running slow? 5 helpful tips to increase performance

Yes I know it’s a sad fact but computers just don’t get any better with age. Applications are hanging, the computer taking an age to boot, error message after error message. We hear you, and we would like to help. Here are five steps to help improve your PC’s performance. 1 – Looking at the [...]

Star Trek: Next Generation actor dies at 33

Jon Paul Steuer who played the memorable Alexander Rozhenko (Lt. Worf's son) on the American TV show Star Trek: The Next Generation has died at the age of 33. Although many differed actors played the role, Steuer was the first to play the character. The actor was one of few child actors at the time [...]

10 random but interesting facts

Bored? 60 seconds to spare? We have gone through an extensive list of interesting facts and pulled out what we think are the 10 best. Enjoy and share. 1. Movie trailers were originally shown after the movie, which is why they were called trailers. 2. Tommy Lee Jones and Al Gore were college roommates. 3. [...]

The 3-day gym split for beginners.

With it being January our fitness guru has put together some useful information if you are looking for a routine to get you started. So, is this routine suitable for me? This 3-day split is aimed at beginners, both male and female, those returning to the gym after an absence from training or looking to [...]

Apple apologises for iPhone slowdown

It's a little too late for an apology - as far as annoyed  Apple iPhone customers are concerned. A long-suspected theory that Apple purposely slows down iPhones has come to fruition. Unfortunately, this acknowledgement did not initially come from Apple, but rather an Apple developer, and then later acknowledged by Apple. A real embarrassment to the company! Since [...]

The Walking Dead: Rick Grimes Quiz

We have been following the TV Show 'The Walking Dead' up until the very latest season. See if you can answer this short, simple quiz on the shows lead character Rick Grimes, it's focus is on earlier episodes. (if you can't see the quiz below click here.) [playbuzz-item item="a1287122-94a3-48f0-9f02-41701490e9e7" info="false" shares="false" comments="false" recommend="undefined" format="trivia"]

Man Flu – There is real Science to back it

Oxford defines Man Flue "as a cold or similar minor ailment as experienced by a man who is regarded as exaggerating the severity of the symptoms". But according to a recent report by Kyle Sue, a clinical assistant professor in family medicine, there is a science to Man Flue. To assist in his report he looked at [...]

TAYTO will now feature the flavour as Gaeilge

There is nothing more Irish than a packet of Tayto. In fact, Tayto is treated the same way as 'hover' vacuums in Ireland, in regardless of the brand we refer to all crisps (or chips in the US) as Tayto. I suppose being so Irish, it should come as no surprise that their crisp packets [...]