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Life

Is this the worst political interview ever?

It’s hard to feel sorry for any politician in Ireland. But when you are completely unable to answer the most basic questions a politician would expect to be asked about their party, it’s hard not to feel sorry for Terence Flanagan of Renua Ireland. He had a complete brain freeze in an interview yesterday with RTE’s […]

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Health

Hate Protein Shakes? – What to do?

If you find it hard to stomach protein shakes, and we don’t mean lactose intolerance here… we mean physically drinking  protein shakes with milk or water on the daily, we think we have found a simple and enjoyable way to get your protein into your system and actually enjoy the experience. Of course, if you don’t hate […]

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Technology

How to set up Gmail Exchange on your iPhone for instant Mail, Contacts & Calendar

The first question is why would you want to set up  Microsoft exchange  for Gmail over the built-in Gmail option? The advantage to using Microsoft exchange, is that it has Push services.  Push is a not so fancy way of saying; when an e-mail hits your Gmail account, it is immediately also pushed to your […]

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Technology

Sky Go brings hope to ‘proper telly’ streaming for iPad and iPhone

Some exciting news for SKY television customers in Ireland and the UK from July 6 th . Sky announced that they will be scrapping their old SKY Mobile TV app and Sky Player service in favour of a service called SKY Go, which will consolidate the two services and mirror  SKY customers’ subscription. This means […]

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Opinion

iOS 5 beta for iPhone 4

Thanks to a really great contact on Twitter I managed to grab the first beta of iOS 5. While much of the great and wonderful updates have been reported on already, I have been through the settings and jotted down some notes on what I found. Here are a few observations on iOS 5. As promised […]

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Technology

iOS 5 The most extensive update ever

iOS 5 was today announced by Apple. Some new exciting updates and enhancements were announced. We have the down low on iOS 5 in bite size bullets below. It will work for iPhone 3Gs, iPhone 4, iPad, iPad 2, iPod Touch 3rd, 4th Gen. Notifications: It has taken a long time for Apple to give […]

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Technology

Apple Confirms: iOS 5 and iCloud will be announced on Monday

    Apple have today announced that they will be unveiling iOS 5 and the next release of OSX on Monday next in San Francisco. As rumored around the internet they will also be unveiling iCould which they describe “Apple’s upcoming cloud services offering.” Apple® CEO Steve Jobs and a team of Apple executives will […]

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Technology

Belkin flipblade stand for the iPad

We were lucky enough to get our hands on the Belkin FlipBlade stand for the iPad, which apparently will also work with other tablet devices including the iPad 2. The Belkin FlipBlade stand is the first one we have ever used, and for me the first one I have ever tried. And it is a […]

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Technology

Understanding iPhone status icons

As iOS get’s more powerful the number of iPhone status icons has increased. These can be more important than you might think, they may indicate data connection types, rotation lock, battery levels and so on. We have decided to break these down, into a handy reference guide. If you think of any more, be sure to comment […]

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Technology

Will you be in the queue for an iPad 2 tonight (Ireland)

Will you be queuing up for an iPad 2 tonight? Let us know in the comments!