Orange Wednesday lives again in CNET UK podcast 425

Free cinema is back -- as long as you switch a utility bill, credit card or something similar. Plus, the Samsung Galaxy S6 is up for pre-order and "Game of Thrones" returns.

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Aleks the Meerkat is rescuing Orange Wednesday -- as long as you switch your insurance, credit card, or other bill. BlueSkyImage / Shutterstock / Comparethemarket.com

EE may have killed the Orange Wednesday free cinema ticket deal -- but Comparethemarket.com is bringing it back, and including Tuesdays too. We reveal the details and debate whether Meerkat Movies is a good deal.

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are now up for pre-order, but they cost a mint. By contrast, Windows 10 will be free -- even if you're a pirate.

Nintendo is finally going mobile and "="" system"="" shortcode="link" asset-type="article" uuid="d8189219-f9c9-4614-bed3-d87723167b5b" slug="mario-set-for-smartphones-as-nintendo-forges-new-mobile-deal" link-text="hinting at a new " section="news" title="Nintendo will make games for phones, new 'NX' system" edition="us" data-key="link_bulk_key" api="{"id":"d8189219-f9c9-4614-bed3-d87723167b5b","slug":"mario-set-for-smartphones-as-nintendo-forges-new-mobile-deal","contentType":null,"edition":"us","topic":{"slug":"video-games"},"metaData":{"typeTitle":null,"hubTopicPathString":"Tech^Gaming^Video Games","reviewType":null},"section":"news"}"> . Speaking of gaming, ""="" shortcode="link" asset-type="article" uuid="9d349701-a458-4b2a-91ce-c02e6f82529c" slug="pixels-trailer-shows-donkey-kong-and-pac-man-invading-earth" link-text="Adam Sandler and Kevin James are taking on Pac-Man and Donkey Kong in the first trailer for " section="news" title="'Pixels' trailer shows Donkey Kong and Pac-Man invading Earth" edition="us" data-key="link_bulk_key" api="{"id":"9d349701-a458-4b2a-91ce-c02e6f82529c","slug":"pixels-trailer-shows-donkey-kong-and-pac-man-invading-earth","contentType":null,"edition":"us","topic":{"slug":"culture"},"metaData":{"typeTitle":null,"hubTopicPathString":"Culture","reviewType":null},"section":"news"}"> . Oh good.

Meanwhile, Luke provides his spoiler-free review of the new series of "Game of Thrones". For all this and more, hit play on the podcast and enjoy!


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