Tale of Two Cities: A long weekend in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

Israel is popular with many young travellers, being a hub for Gay Pride every year as well as having a bustling nightlife and beach city vibe, and will even host Eurovision in 2019. The national carrier El Al has recently launched direct flights to Israel from Manchester, while easyJet, Ryanair and British Airways fly directly […]

Red Dead Redemption 2: How long is the game? How long to finish Red Dead Redemption 2?

Red Dead Redemption 2 offers such a massive map that gamers will continue encountering fresh challenges for months, or potentially years. And with the imminent launch of the Red Dad Online multiplayer mode, the landscape is so vast that it has led gamers to ponder exactly how long it will take to complete Red Dead […]

Fortnite DOWN: Server status latest as matchmaking issues and long queues hit players

Fortnite server status update has been given by Epic Games with Battle Royale players reporting the hit game as down after encountering matchmaking issues. The hugely popular online game’s official Twitter account said that Fortnite is currently experiencing matchmaking issues which may result in long queues. But they reassured Battle Royale fans that a fix […]

Essendon great Michael Long honoured with NT award

ESSENDON AFL champion Michael Long has been named Northern Territorian of the Year in recognition of his work as an indigenous community leader. Darwin-born Long has been described as a football icon who made a stand against racism during his career, and an advocate for reconciliation. His selection recognised the Michael Long Learning and Leadership […]

Apple and Google have a long way to go to catch Amazon in the smart speaker race (AMZN, KRX, GOOGL, AAPL)

Smart speakers comprise one of the fastest-growing device segments in the consumer technology market today. This growth has been driven by rapid hardware iteration in the market since Amazon’s introduction of the Echo smart speaker and the Alexa voice assistant in 2014. Despite their growing popularity, nearly half of respondents to Business Insider Intelligence’s Smart […]

Superhero Bits: Long Range ‘Aquaman’ Box Office Forecast, ‘Titans’ Almost Didn’t Have Robin & More

Is Lewis Tan playing Batman in the Titans universe? What are the long range box office forecasts for Aquaman right now? Which other Marvel franchise does Karl Urban want in on? Did you know Titans almost didn’t feature Dick Grayson at all? Have you heard about what Tim Burton‘s version of Batman Forever would have […]

China is about to open the world’s longest sea bridge. It cost $20 billion and is 20 times as long as the Golden Gate Bridge.

Bobby Yip/Reuters After nine years of construction and controversy, China is set to officially unveil the world’s longest sea bridge on Tuesday at a ceremony in Hong Kong. At more than 34 miles long, the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge is part of a master plan to create a global science and technology hub by connecting two […]