At last the waiting is over! Game of Thrones fans from all over the world can now settle down to enjoy a fresh GoT fix with the release of the new Season 8 of the GOT TV series. So it’s time to re-immerse yourself in the ways of Westeros once more: the lies, the deception, the alliances, the bribery and intrigue, and of course the murders and the bloodshed. And this time, the stakes could not be higher, because George R. R. Martin has gone on record as saying definitively: ‘This is where the story ends’. [Read more…]
On April 26th, 2019, Avengers: Endgame will premiere in IMAX and 3D. The Avengers and their allies will assemble in one last stand against Thanos, who destroyed half of all life in the universe in Avengers: Infinity War.
It was the biggest wedding of 2018, and many are calling it the greatest love story of all time. As a hopeless romantic myself, I’ve got to say that I was rather fascinated by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s apparent fairy tale, that on the surface, seemed to hold a lot of promise. Her being a humanitarian and gender equality campaigner, and him being, well, a Prince, provides the perfect recipe for a romance novel, only this time around, paparazzi frenzy, media attention, and a dad who seems to love the spotlight seemed to put a dimmer on what many thought would be a beautiful love affair. [Read more…]
Some mystery boxes now available online have been allegedly bought from Internet auction sites for large sums of money. Media reports suggest that a listing for a ‘High Value £40,000 Mystery XXL Box’ has already received over 50 bids from interested buyers trying to secure this odd box. Elsewhere, mystery box auctions have become a growing trend on platforms such as eBay, with some boxes purchased for sums of up to £50,000. [Read more…]
Bitcoin is a digital asset designed to function as a medium of exchange. It uses cryptography to safeguard its creation and management, rather than relying on traditional centralised authority. Over the course of its history, Bitcoin has seen rapid growth and is now a significant currency both online and in the financial world. And from the mid-2010s onwards, a few businesses agreed to accept bitcoin as well as traditional currencies.
The appearance of bitcoin soon prompted the emergence of rival cryptocurrencies in 2011. Then after a period of rapid growth, during which the bitcoin price hit the $1,000 mark, the price crashed back to $300 in 2013. [Read more…]