Day: March 25, 2020

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Cheap computer games and falling fuel prices causes inflation to slow, ONS finds 

UK inflation slowed last month on the back of falling motor fuel and computer game prices, official statisticians have revealed. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the rate of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased to 1.7% in February. Inflation was reported at 1.8% in January, after the cost of energy and aeroplane tickets […]

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domesticNews

Coronavirus sweeps across New York, California fears it could be next

NEW YORK/ LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – New York state suffered another quick and brutal rise in the number of COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, staggering hospitals at the U.S. epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic, as California said it could be facing the next major wave of the disease. In New York City, the densely packed home […]

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Reviews

Coronavirus lockdown tech necessities: Three good laptops to see you through Ireland’s work-from-home era

Now that we’re told to stay at home for the long haul, many of us need to get a reliable work laptop. ormally, I go through laptop reviews in considerable detail. But I’m going to cut to the chase here with three recommendations at alternate price points: budget, mid-range and premium. All three will do […]

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