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# live a better life
Live A Better Life tips: How to spend less time on your phone
We have some real-life tips and tricks here for you.
# tricks
This malware infected more than 10 million Android devices
HummingBad was used to download fraudulent apps and tap on ads to generate revenue.
# tricks
Kilkenny stars take on Irish magician Keith Barry in poker
The two players are keen fans of the game.
# Now you see me
8 optical conundrums that will make your brain hurt
They’re not tricks, they’re illusions.
# Eating Out
Here are all the psychological tricks restaurants use to make you spend more
Just a few things to look out for during your romantic meals tonight…
# TechGuide
Here are the WhatsApp features you may not have known about
One of the most popular messaging apps out there has a number of features hidden away.
# TechKnowHow
Using iOS 8? Then you need to know about these features
Once you get past the initial additions, you’ll find a lot of features hidden away in iOS 8.
# bill please
These are ten tricks restaurants use to make you spend more
Have you noticed the kind of music they play? Or that menus sometimes lack euro signs?
# get the shift
7 ways to astound your mates with computer wizardry
Everyone loves a shortcut.
# Scam
Fraudsters 'grooming' bank customers before phishing attacks
The PSNI have warned that organised criminals are grooming their victims in order to make them comply with their requests.
# chore thing
7 life hacks to use around the house
Household chores just got A LOT simpler.
WATCH: Jiff is the most talented dog to ever ride a skateboard
Ease yourself into this post-Bank-Holiday Tuesday.
# lifechanging
7 everyday things you are actually doing wrong
You have been peeling bananas, brushing your teeth and sitting down WRONG.
# touch me
6 incredibly fiendish tricks to make you buy stuff
It turns out that Apple deliberately angle their laptops at the precise angle of 70 degrees to get you to touch their product. What else are companies doing to get us to spend money?