Celebrate BATMAN DAY On July 23

Time to dust off the Cape and Cowl, or in my case the Venom Tank. DC Entertainment have declared that July 23rd is BATMAN DAY with 1,000s of comic book stores taking part in the promotion ... also further down in the press release is this snippet of information "Continuing...

SPOILERS: Are They Out Of Control?

This is an incoherent rant that could go on for ages about my pet peeve and somewhere in there, there is a point, I am just too mad to make it clearly. With the growth of social media, armchair journalists and overexcited viewers, it is becoming increasingly impossible to avoid...

GeekWeekEnd - What Did You Miss? STAR WARS, JUSTICE LEAGUE, E.T.

It was a relatively quiet news weekend, if you discount George Clooney's engagement and Donald Sterling's alleged tape. But on the Geekfront, the following items trended around social media. Unfortunately, I was insanely busy (testing Fastpass+ at Disney and seeing an exclusive preview of MALEFICENT), hence the lack of updates,...

WATCH DOGS: You Are Not An Individual. You Are A Data Cluster_

If you are bored today, go over to the Digital Shadow tool and have fun watching it analyse your Facebook page with extremely scary accuracy. Find out who you care about, who you stalk, who stalks you, when you are most vulnerable and also what kind of person you are....

2014: The Future Is Now?

In light of recent comments placing a 90% probability on a 2014 lauch by Virgin Galactic's Richard Branson and the fresh announcement of a one-day only sale for Google Glass, it seems the sci-fi inspired future is quickly colliding with our present-day existence. Technology and ideas that once seemed limited...

CES '14 Innovations That Change the Game for Mobile Players

Last year, mobile game content on Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android platform outsold gaming titles for handheld consoles, such as the PlayStation Vita and Nintendo DS. Coupled with the fact that 968 million smartphones were sold globally to end users in 2013, this signals a major shift in the gaming...

2014: Another Incredible Year For Gadgets

There’s been a lot of hype surrounding what we might expect in the technology world this year. 2013 threw up some incredible pieces of kit, from the PlayStation 4, to the introduction of wearable tech, to even the world’s first scented app. So what’s left for 2014? Well if the...

The World Mobile Congress '14 in Barcelona

Despite the fact that the Consumer Electronics Show, aka the CES, has said goodbye for this year, tech lovers don't need to panic as another big, technological event is nearly upon us. Between February 24th and 27th, Barcelona, Spain will played to the World Mobile Congress, one of the biggest...

Best Ways To Enjoy Bingo At Home

Now that there are online bingo sites available, players can now enjoy the game without having to leave their homes. Bingo has, for a long time, been a very enjoyable form of entertainment for a great number of people but before the emergence of these online bingo sites , people...

Roulette - The Most Invaluable Strategies

Become a casino master gambler Gambling has long remained an attractive vice for millions of people across the world who wish to experience the tension, drama and excitement of placing their own money on odds-based games which could return a considerable fortune. A multi-billion pound industry is built upon the...

Live Dealers - Friend Or Foe?

When some of us picture an online casino, we probably imagine a completely digital experience, void of any tangible human interaction. This idea is in fact highly dated and basically incorrect, and whilst there are still some sites out there which really do place the player in competition with the...

The History of Poker

Originally "Primero" in Spain, then "Primiera" in Italy and finally "La Prime" in France, the game we would popularly embrace as "poker" appears in literature as early as 1526. The the original version of the game, each player is given three cards, and the counting combinations were three of a...

The History of Bingo

It started in 1530, with an Italian lottery called "Lo Giuoco del Lotto D'Italia," which is still played every Saturday in Italy. The game soon moved to France as "Le Lotto", where it was a game of elites and noblemen. The Germans discovered the game in the 1800s, using it...

Brush Up On Your Real Life Poker Skills

Everyone wants to be a master at the table like James Bond, but when it comes to moving to online poker from traditional poker, the transition can be slightly difficult. Even for those who have consistently emerged in the standard card game, shifting to the game’s online version can prove...

After Death - Protecting Your Digital Legacy

People often consider and put plans in place for what would happen to their assets and fortunes when they die, but they very rarely consider what would happen to their digital legacy. With more and more of us living our lives online, connecting on social media sites such as Facebook...