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Dublin: 15 °C Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Culture - Today’s News

From Business ETC Happy birthday Nintendo! The gaming giant is 125 years old today Staying Power

Happy birthday Nintendo! The gaming giant is 125 years old today

It’s come a long way from manufacturing playing cards in the 19th century.

From Business ETC Eircom is the newest arrival at the very-crowded movie download party Eirflix?

Eircom is the newest arrival at the very-crowded movie download party

Troubled telecoms company joins Netflix, Sky Movies and many others in the video-on-demand biz.

Bord Gáis theatre sold for €28m to Celtic Tiger winners

Couple who made millions selling hotels before the crash buy theatre which cost €80m to build.

Column: It was the largest coordinated demonstration in human history – and they ignored it

Director Amir Amirani writes about his stunning documentary, We Are Many, which explores the 2003 Stop the War global protests and their legacy.

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Culture - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge Colin Farrell confirms role in True Detective season 2 True Detective

Colin Farrell confirms role in True Detective season 2

Farrell is the first cast member to be locked down for the next season.

Culture - Sunday 21 September, 2014

The Week in Photo: Living Colour Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photo: Living Colour

This is the week that was, in photos…

Culture - Saturday 20 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Absolutely magical performance of the Marino Waltz in Dublin last night Culture Night

Absolutely magical performance of the Marino Waltz in Dublin last night

John Sheahan and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra. Stunning.

The heartbreaking reasons that there are hardly any mammies in Disney films

Your Disney favourites just got even darker.

Culture - Friday 19 September, 2014

“Smile!” How’s your Culture Night going? Culture Night 2014

“Smile!” How’s your Culture Night going?

These young ladies have been snapping selfies in Cork.

What to see in THE MIDLANDS on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night on Friday – and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

What to see in THE NORTH on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night tomorrow– and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

What to see in THE WEST on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night on Friday – and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

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Culture Night is TONIGHT – here’s what to go see

Tonight’s the night. We help you choose where to go.

Culture - Thursday 18 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Wish I Was Here Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Wish I Was Here

Cinema trip this weekend? DailyEdge.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

From The Daily Edge Here’s your first look at the new season of Love/Hate Love/Hate
From Business ETC ‘We’re not like them’: Apple boss takes jab at companies that monetise personal data Data

‘We’re not like them’: Apple boss takes jab at companies that monetise personal data

Tim Cook said in a letter on privacy that Apple doesn’t let government services access the company’s information.

Poachers turned gamekeepers: Rwanda looks to hunters to save mountain gorillas

The poachers say hunting was the only way to make a living.

Culture - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Coddle, queens and Lady Gaga: TheJournal.ie Culture Night Preview Bus

Fifty lucky TheJournal.ie readers (and one editor) were treated to a whistlestop preview of next Friday’s hotspots – with poetry, storytelling and music in between stops.

From The Daily Edge An ode to Fair City, Ireland’s longest-running (and most reviled) soap Fair Sh*tty

An ode to Fair City, Ireland’s longest-running (and most reviled) soap

The soap turns 25 this week. Let’s give it a break, for once.

From The Daily Edge 13 highly anticipated albums everyone will be talking about this autumn Now Playing

13 highly anticipated albums everyone will be talking about this autumn

From Hozier to Damien Rice, the albums that will be starting conversations around you.

Culture - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Watch 1,500 Irish soldiers groan with pain on the Braveheart battlefield

It was the largest scale movie production to come to Ireland and was the start of something big for the film industry…

Culture - Friday 12 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge EastEnders actor John Bardon dies aged 75 RIP

EastEnders actor John Bardon dies aged 75

The actor played Jim Branning in the soap from 1996 to May 2011.

Culture - Thursday 11 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… A Most Wanted Man Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… A Most Wanted Man

Cinema trip this weekend? DailyEdge.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Pistorius verdict and the rest of today’s sport Thursday

We’ll Leave It There So: Pistorius verdict and the rest of today’s sport

Plus, Robbie Keane tumbled during a goal celebration – though not in the way you’re thinking.

From Business ETC Facebook is copying Snapchat again, but not in the way you would expect Disappearing Act

Facebook is copying Snapchat again, but not in the way you would expect

The service is experimenting with a feature that will allow posts on the main site to delete themselves after a set period of time.

Culture - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s how to fluke your way through any Mercury Music Prize conversation Cheat Sheet
From Business ETC Microsoft said to be close to buying Minecraft makers for $2 billion Game On

Microsoft said to be close to buying Minecraft makers for $2 billion

The company is said to be close to buying the makers of the open-world game in a deal that could be completed this week.

Culture - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From Business ETC One of Ireland’s new radio Hall of Famers popularised death notices RIP

One of Ireland’s new radio Hall of Famers popularised death notices

“Shush! SHUSH! The death notices are on.”

From Business ETC Here’s how you can post Instagram photos directly onto Twitter Convenience

Here’s how you can post Instagram photos directly onto Twitter

Because the photo itself is much nicer to look at than a URL link.

Culture - Monday 8 September, 2014

From Business ETC Using Spotify for free? Expect video ads to make an appearance soon Watch And Listen

Using Spotify for free? Expect video ads to make an appearance soon

The music streaming service will offer two video ad formats, one for desktop and one for mobile, as it capitalises upon the 30 million using it for free.

Culture - Sunday 7 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge What was this year’s Song of the Summer? We investigated… Song Of The Summer

What was this year’s Song of the Summer? We investigated…

What was the definitive summer anthem? Or was there one? Answers inside.

Hidden adventures and explorations of Dublin

Karl Whitney journeys from Tallaght to the Liberties to look at modern Ireland – and the capital’s past.

From The Score Carl Frampton crowned world champion on a special night in Belfast And The New...

Carl Frampton crowned world champion on a special night in Belfast

Frampton wins 119-108, 119-108, 118-111 after an enthralling 12 rounds.

Culture - Saturday 6 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Need a new TV show? It’s  time you got familiar with the hilarious Nathan For You Nathan For You

Need a new TV show? It’s time you got familiar with the hilarious Nathan For You

An introduction to the comedy the internet won’t shut up about.

Not sure what to see at the Tiger Fringe? Let us help

Dance, theatre, or zombies? We help you decide.

From The Daily Edge 9 delicious-sounding fictional foods that should definitely exist Tubby Custard

9 delicious-sounding fictional foods that should definitely exist

Normal food is boring in comparison.

Culture - Friday 5 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 12 menacing animals that simply must be stopped Gone Wild

12 menacing animals that simply must be stopped

Today they make the headlines, tomorrow they make you pay.

From The Daily Edge Live At The Point has been in the Irish charts for 587 weeks Ride On

Culture - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Video: ‘At the time, there were few plays that expressed what I was thinking’

Steve Berkoff is recognisable to many as Victor Maitland from Beverly Hills Cop, or Colonel Podovsky in Rambo – but there’s much more to this writer and actor.

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