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#Social Media

# social-media - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From Business ETC Facebook now has 1.39bn active users (and it’s rolling in cash) Billions

Facebook now has 1.39bn active users (and it’s rolling in cash)

The social media company’s profits have beaten expectations.

# social-media - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

# social-media - Friday 23 January, 2015

Comedian takes to the streets to practice social networking skills in real life with cringey results Irl

Comedian takes to the streets to practice social networking skills in real life with cringey results

“I’d like to endorse you for your coffee making skills.”

# social-media - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Could you quit ALL social media for a month? Digital Detox

Opinion: Could you quit ALL social media for a month?

If excessive phone or social media usage is something you’re aware of, take back your power with Facebook Free February.

# social-media - Monday 19 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie It’s official: Your Facebook feed knows you better than your family Status Update

# social-media - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Senator Catherine Noone reports abusive tweets which wish her raped or dead Abuse

Senator Catherine Noone reports abusive tweets which wish her raped or dead

Vile messages sent to Fine Gael senator after her comments about MMA – she’s now gone to gardai with them.

# social-media - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Here’s why people are sharing their first Facebook profile photos

Your old Facebook photos are about to come back to haunt you.

# social-media - Thursday 8 January, 2015

# social-media - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Embarrassing photos posted online? There are ways of having them removed… Embarrassing Pictures

Opinion: Embarrassing photos posted online? There are ways of having them removed…

In the age of smartphones, embarrassing pictures of our more indiscreet behaviour can have a way of haunting us.

# social-media - Friday 2 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for insulting Kenyan president on Facebook I'm Sorry

Man jailed for insulting Kenyan president on Facebook

The man, a student, pleaded guilty to hate speech.

# social-media - Thursday 1 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The good, the bad and the ugly: Are selfies turning us all into narcissists? No Filter

# social-media - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie There’s a growing pro self-harm movement and it’s worrying mental health experts Scars

There’s a growing pro self-harm movement and it’s worrying mental health experts

It is estimated that at least 100,000 people are self-harming in Ireland every year.

# social-media - Monday 29 December, 2014

Judd Apatow fairly laid into Bill Cosby on Twitter over the weekend

The comedy producer didn’t mince his words at all.

Brilliant Twitter account mercilessly skewers brands who try to sound ‘down with the kids’

Brands Saying Bae is your new favourite Twitter account.

# social-media - Thursday 18 December, 2014

# social-media - Thursday 11 December, 2014

# social-media - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Facebook wants to put an end to your mortifying drunk selfies

The social media giant is developing technology to prevent you embarrassing yourself. Nice of them.

# social-media - Monday 1 December, 2014

From The42 Twitter congratulates Stephanie Roche on making the Puskas Award final Social Media

Twitter congratulates Stephanie Roche on making the Puskas Award final

Dara Ó Briain was among hundreds of well-wishers after today’s news.

# social-media - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

#Kiss4Crumlin is the heartwarming social media craze we can all get behind

The social media campaign invites people to pucker up for Crumlin.

# social-media - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Facebook’s new ‘special video’ will thank your friends for a ‘wild ride’

Looks like they didn’t test it on any Irish people…

# social-media - Saturday 22 November, 2014

How Annoying Are You On Social Media?

Are you a Facebook saint or a Twitter headwreck? Take the quiz and find out.

# social-media - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Labour Senator deletes Facebook page after being told she ‘should have been aborted’ Death Threats

# social-media - Monday 17 November, 2014

# social-media - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From The42 Twitter has reacted angrily to Sky Sports’ latest Ireland graphic Backlash

Twitter has reacted angrily to Sky Sports’ latest Ireland graphic

It points out how many of the current squad are born outside the country.

# social-media - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Here is why Bill Cosby’s meme experiment went horribly awry last night

Let’s just say it didn’t go according to plan.

# social-media - Sunday 9 November, 2014

From The42 When Willie John met Victor: It’s the sporting tweets of the week Social Media

When Willie John met Victor: It’s the sporting tweets of the week

We’ve also got a truly remarkable achievement by Clare Conlan and a dream come true for UFC fighter Cathal Pendred.

# social-media - Saturday 8 November, 2014

What Does Your Facebook Profiler Say About You?

You didn’t think it said anything? You were wrong.

# social-media - Thursday 6 November, 2014

# social-media - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Samaritans seeks legal advice over controversial new ‘suicide prevention app’ Data Protection

Samaritans seeks legal advice over controversial new ‘suicide prevention app’

The ‘Radar’ app allows users to monitor people they follow on Twitter.

# social-media - Monday 3 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Is the new Samaritans app an invasion of privacy or will it save lives? Suicide Prevention This post contains videos

Rita Ora says she got ‘hacked’, but was it just a huge Twitter fail?

Meanwhile, the world sniggers behind their hands.

# social-media - Monday 27 October, 2014

Probably the most useful greeting card we’ve ever seen

“Never mind I’ll find someone like youuuuuuu….”

# social-media - Friday 24 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 5 unusual things the Late Debate’s Twitter account is mad for The Little Things

5 unusual things the Late Debate’s Twitter account is mad for

Sometimes you’ve just got to let your hair down…

# social-media - Monday 20 October, 2014

9 vital and important #TipsForNewTweeters

You’ll be a master twittererer in no time.

# social-media - Saturday 18 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Can ‘digital detoxing’ help tech companies to grow? Tech Overload

Opinion: Can ‘digital detoxing’ help tech companies to grow?

The number of emails, Skype calls, Basecamp updates, Facebook notifications can be never-ending and more importantly – very time consuming.

# social-media - Monday 13 October, 2014

# social-media - Thursday 9 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Spend too much time poking people? Dublin now has its own Facebook addiction service Like
From TheJournal.ie H0w g00d i5 y0ur m4th5? Mathsweek

H0w g00d i5 y0ur m4th5?

One plus two plus three plus four plus…

# social-media - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

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