Syringe emoji loses blood in Covid re-vamp

Apple is changing its syringe emoji to remove the dripping blood, as it becomes widely used to talk about the Covid-19 vaccine instead, writes The BBC.  Apple's new version appears to have nothing inside the needle (though it could be the clear vaccine liquid). "This makes the emoji more versatile when used to describe Covid-19…

You Tube’s Top 10 Romantic Film Scenes – Heath Ledger tops list

From epic kisses to emotional declarations of love, romantic scenes in films make up some of the most memorable moments in movie history. Luxury holiday company Kuoni has trawled through hundreds of the most famous romantic film scenes to discover which is the most loved by the public. YouTube ‘like’ data was analysed to pinpoint the most…

Analysis Reveals Top Gambling Movies Of All Time

Do you feel a pull to watch gambling movies? Well, you are not alone! Many movie enthusiasts, actors, filmmakers, producers, and online gamers feel the same way. Watching gambling movies is equally as thrilling as playing any casino game, whether online or offline. Believe it or not, some of the top gambling movies of all…

1 in 3 Brits have tried out wacky fads – like Dog Yoga

  Dog Yoga by ErharYaksaa - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=62034151 A third of Brits have tried out wacky fads, including screaming therapy, dog yoga ('doga')and drinking saltwater, according to a new survey. A survey of 2,000 adults found almost half have tried drinking apple cider vinegar, a well-known fad…

Top 10 phrases from 2020 which we ALL want to forget

‘Social distancing’, ‘rule of six’ and ‘the new normal’ are just some of the top phrases from 2020 which Brits want to resign to the history books, research has revealed. A survey of 2,000 UK adults examined the things they would like to lock up and leave behind in 2020. More than a third (36…

Top 6 Board Games for Lockdown

Locked down in your own home - once again - and can't find anything to watch on TV or anything interesting to do? How about going old school and getting one of these board games to keep yourself and other family members entertained over the next few weeks. Chris Price reports... The Taskmaster Board Game…

Cool Ways You Can Make Money With Your Art

Everyone is always looking for new or fun ways to make money. The 9-5 life isn't for everyone, which is apparent as people seek to find gainful employment that also means something to them. This goal allows people to make money with their passion, but it's not always that simple. Making money with your passions…

What is the Irish lottery, and how do we play it?

When it comes to lottery games, the United States stands above all other nations. Fortunately, there's a bevy of lottery games available in the UK, India, Australia, and Ireland, which we will be getting to in this article. Whether you want to call it the Irish Lottery, Irish Lotto, or Irish National Lottery, this Celtic…

Ways To Keep The Kids Entertained On A Budget This Summer

Most parents know that at the best of times children can be difficult to keep entertained and out of trouble. Children are constantly looking for things to do and ways in which they can cause as much mess or disruption as possible. This is necessary for their cognitive development of course, and it is up…

7 ways to celebrate your Birthday ‘virtually’ during lockdown

No birthday should go uncelebrated, even during lockdown - whether it’s just your run-of-the-mill 27th birthday, or you’re hitting a major milestone. We've created the ultimate birthday party inspiration list to help you get together with faves, whilst you’re all apart. 1. The one for the food lovers Kickstart it with a classic: birthday brunch.…