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Dublin: 7 °C Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Living - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge 11 majestic dogs handling the wind way better than you Easy Breezy Beautiful

11 majestic dogs handling the wind way better than you

Stunning hounds. Not so stunning people.

Opinion: Irish family life has changed dramatically in just one generation

Domestic life is more diverse than ever – but strong relationships, love and support within families are more important than their structure.

Kickstarter is live for Irish projects so now you can support this teenage bounty hunter

Kickstarter is live for Irish projects so now you can support this teenage bounty hunter

Don’t just stand there, get creating… or funding.

From Business ETC Newstalk’s Chris Donoghue will anchor UTV Ireland’s news programmes On The Box

Newstalk’s Chris Donoghue will anchor UTV Ireland’s news programmes

The broadcaster will also continue presenting Newstalk’s Breakfast show.

Opinion: What happens when a pregnant woman or nursing mother gets sent to jail?

The question of women who are pregnant or parenting in prison is a complex one – and their number is rising.

Living - Monday 20 October, 2014

From Business ETC Creative crowdfunding site Fund It has raised €3 million for projects like this Pick Me

Creative crowdfunding site Fund It has raised €3 million for projects like this

The money has gone to everything from a multimedia horror show to a heart-rate monitor for sheep.

From The Daily Edge What’s the kindest thing a stranger has ever done for you? Thank You Stranger

What’s the kindest thing a stranger has ever done for you?

Share your random acts of kindness. Because it’s Monday, and we all need a boost.

From Business ETC 7 apps that will transform your phone into the ultimate toolkit Pc Or Macgyver

Opinion: Does money really buy happiness?

A recent trip down the Revenue office got me thinking…

Living - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 12 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in the Midlands Feek
From Business ETC Thinking of getting an iPhone 6 Plus? Here’s what’s good and bad about it Pros And Cons

Thinking of getting an iPhone 6 Plus? Here’s what’s good and bad about it

They usually say bigger is better, but is this the case for Apple’s entry into the phablet market?

From The Daily Edge No downloading required: 7 quality TV dramas that will be on your TV this winter Telly

No downloading required: 7 quality TV dramas that will be on your TV this winter

Hospital dramas, explorations of LGBT life in Britain and more.

From The Daily Edge Quiz: Are You Going To Survive This Hangover? Quiz

Quiz: Are You Going To Survive This Hangover?

How much of a heap are you in?

Living - Saturday 18 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge How Much of a Sap Are You? Saps

How Much of a Sap Are You?

Take our quiz to find out.

From The Daily Edge 13 of the most inappropriate ‘sexy’ Halloween costumes for women How About No

13 of the most inappropriate ‘sexy’ Halloween costumes for women

It’s the most wonderful tiiime of the yeeeearrr…

From The Daily Edge 11 once-in-a-lifetime winter holiday experiences to make your friends jealous Wanderlust

11 once-in-a-lifetime winter holiday experiences to make your friends jealous

Weather getting you down? Here are some dreams.

Opinion: ‘Fat shaming’ is not the way to encourage healthy eating

Rather than scaremongering children into thinking that eating sweet food will make them (horror of horrors) fat, let’s teach them about being healthy.

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a way to control your music player via hand gestures, Skype’s answer to instant messaging, and the perfect app for those who just can’t get the right shot.

Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet

Police say the thieves are likely to try and sell the valuable painting.

Living - Friday 17 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 reasons you’re an absolute boss for staying in this Friday night Friday Friday
From The Daily Edge Video demonstrates just how much booze is actually in a standard Irish serving size Drankin'
Poll: Do you agree with companies paying to freeze female workers’ eggs? Your Say This post contains a poll

Living - Thursday 16 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 12 deeply unfortunate supermarket fails Supermarket Sweep

12 deeply unfortunate supermarket fails

It’s not just you, SuperValu.

From Business ETC Apple takes iOS 8 criticism to heart with major update arriving next week Fixing It

Apple takes iOS 8 criticism to heart with major update arriving next week

iOS 8.1 will be available to download on Monday and is expected to fix many of the problems that plagued the original release.

Living - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From Business ETC REVEALED: Apple’s new iPad Air and iPad Mini show up in iTunes Leak

REVEALED: Apple’s new iPad Air and iPad Mini show up in iTunes

Based on the photos, it doesn’t seem as if the iPad Air 2 will be much different from its predecessor in terms of design.

Meet Blosom, the world’s tallest cow

Meet Blosom, the world’s tallest cow

Blosom’s owner decided to keep her as a pet when she was just a calf and she’s now 13-years-old.

A book about a prisoner-of-war camp won the Booker Prize last night

Richard Flanagan is the third Australian to win the prestigious award.

Living - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Sorry, but you’ve been doing these 11 things wrong your whole life Life Changers
From The Daily Edge Family’s home value increases €96k after including their cat in the deal No Kitten

Family’s home value increases €96k after including their cat in the deal

Is Tiffany the most expensive cat of all time?

Maths Week: Tuesday’s puzzle of the day It All Adds Up This post contains a poll

Maths Week: Tuesday’s puzzle of the day

We’re setting you a little brainteaser each day this week to highlight a drive to improve the country’s numeracy skills.

Vlog: Emigrating with other people can be tough… emigrating alone can be much tougher

New surroundings, new climate and a language barrier – never mind not knowing anybody – can make settling into a different country hard.

Living - Monday 13 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 18 great things that have happened since the last Budget Happy Thoughts
From The Daily Edge Terrifying giant squid filmed attacking Greenpeace submarine A Few Squid
Maths Week: Monday’s puzzle of the day It All Adds Up This post contains a poll

Maths Week: Monday’s puzzle of the day

We’re setting you a little brainteaser each day this week to highlight a drive to improve the country’s numeracy skills.

From The Daily Edge Love/Hate week 2 recap: Janet’s knees, Patrick’s vest and Fran finds out Love/Hate

Love/Hate week 2 recap: Janet’s knees, Patrick’s vest and Fran finds out

#Team Nidge or #Team Fran. You must choose one.

Living - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Which Love/Hate Character Are You? Quiz

Which Love/Hate Character Are You?

Take this quiz to find out.

Opinion: How do you find the balance between your everyday life and spiritual experience?

Those moments of reflection and tuning out the hustle and bustle will make you a more effective person in your general life.

From The Daily Edge Have a block on foreign language films? Here are 12 that will change your mind Speaking My Language

Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges?

Endurance challenges are becoming more commonplace, but what are we trying to prove?

Weird wide web: Google Camel View, prototype iPhone 6s, and nostalgia trips

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

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