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Dublin: 9 °C Monday 24 November, 2014

Culture - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge Can You Match The Snapper Quote To The Character? The Snapper

Can You Match The Snapper Quote To The Character?

Like two eggs in a hanky.

Culture - Friday 21 November, 2014

Casinos drop Bill Cosby shows as more and more women allege sexual assault

At least 12 women had made rape and sexual assault allegations against the comic.

Culture - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge ‘Serial’ victim’s brother says podcast sensationalises his sister’s murder Serial

‘Serial’ victim’s brother says podcast sensationalises his sister’s murder

The podcast centers on Hae Min Lee, who was murdered in Baltimore in 1999.

Culture - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge How Well Do You Know Amhrán na bhFiann? Amhrán Na BhFiann

How Well Do You Know Amhrán na bhFiann?

Take the quiz and find out.

Gallic row brewing over 180m tall pyramid for Paris skyline

That’s about 1.5 time the height of the Spire of Dublin.

Culture - Sunday 16 November, 2014

The Week in Photos: Stretch Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Stretch

This is the week that was, in photos…

This man plays piano faster than the speed of sound

Lubomyr Melnyk says he’s the faster pianist on the planet.

Culture - Friday 14 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Fleetwood Mac sell out Dublin gig in minutes Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac sell out Dublin gig in minutes

The group will play the 3Arena in June of next year.

Culture - Thursday 13 November, 2014

From Business ETC All those big names and new shows means UTV Ireland could lose millions next year Kenny Costs

All those big names and new shows means UTV Ireland could lose millions next year

The company has hired staff, commissioned programs and built its studio ready for its launch in 2 months.

From Business ETC Taylor Swift’s Spotify earnings would have been much smaller than claimed Deepening Row

Taylor Swift’s Spotify earnings would have been much smaller than claimed

The CEO of Swift’s record label rejected Spotify’s claim that the artist was ‘on track’ to making €6 million in the past twelve months, saying it was closer to €397,800.

Culture - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Tom Vaughan Lawlor: I didn’t keep the ‘King Nidge’ runners King Nidge

Tom Vaughan Lawlor: I didn’t keep the ‘King Nidge’ runners

Spoilers aplenty if you haven’t yet caught up with Sunday’s episode.

Culture - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Silly Willie: A gentle poke at Yeats’s lifelong crush on Maud Gonne

Artist Annie West’s book of illustrations might make you feel a little sorry for WB. But only a little.

Big Bank Hank – founder of the iconic Sugarhill Gang – has died, aged 57

He was, as the song said, “six foot one and tonnes of fun”. 1979’s ‘Rapper’s Delight’ is credited with putting the genre on the map.

Peter Coonan found Love/Hate rape ‘hard to watch, but the scene made sense’

He also had no idea Nidge had been shot, until he watched the episode on Sunday night.

Culture - Monday 10 November, 2014

From Business ETC E-cig ad will be the first since 1965 to show smoking on UK television Vaping

E-cig ad will be the first since 1965 to show smoking on UK television

Previous incarnations of the advert were banned for being ‘too sexy’.

From The Daily Edge 11 questions we need answered after the Love/Hate finale Love Hate
From The Daily Edge Love/Hate Week 6 Recap: Tasty Tax, Coming Clean, and the Big Finale Finale
From The Daily Edge Were You Paying Attention During Love/Hate Season 5? Love/hate Quiz

Were You Paying Attention During Love/Hate Season 5?

How closely were you watching? Take our quiz and find out.

Culture - Sunday 9 November, 2014

The Week in Photos: Move Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Move

This is the week that was, in photos…

“What’s this?!”: O’Hara proves she’s still got those acting chops, as Neeson hands over her Oscar

The Dublin-born 94-year-old, who had a famous on-screen partnership with John Wayne, picked up her award at an LA ceremony.

Culture - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Opinion: Pop culture is saturated with throwbacks to the 1960s right now – but why?

Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar is in part an ode to the decade – while shows like Mad Men and traces of ’60s sci-fi dystopian themes in literature also highlight how we’re drawn to the era.

Culture - Friday 7 November, 2014

Rolling Stone reckons U2 are the longest-serving band on Planet Earth

Stuck in a line-up they can’t get out of…

From The Daily Edge Disney boss: Toy Story 4 is happening You Are A Toy

Disney boss: Toy Story 4 is happening

To infinity and beyond!

Culture - Thursday 6 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Interstellar Trailers

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Interstellar

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

From The Daily Edge This Irish short film has just been shortlisted for an Oscar Academy Awards

This Irish short film has just been shortlisted for an Oscar

It’s voiced by Brian Gleeson and is all about a drunk.

This is why you should be following this murder mystery….

There’s still time to catch up with podcast…

Culture - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge This man is going to be ‘eaten alive’ by an anaconda for a TV show My Anaconda Don't

Culture - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Bang Bang, Forty Coats… Remember any of these Dublin characters?

They’re all written about in this new book by Bobby Aherne.

The Week in Photos: Open Week In Photos This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Open

This is the week that was, in photos…

From The Daily Edge 12 pop stars of the 2000s and what they look like now Pop Rocks

Culture - Friday 31 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Script are the act playing Croke Park next year The Big Reveal

The Script are the act playing Croke Park next year

It’s been revealed… to mixed reaction.

Culture - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Nightcrawler Cinema

VIDEO: Your weekend movies… Nightcrawler

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

What’s been your favourite Irish book this year?

The shortlist for Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2014 is in – and you get to vote on it.

From Business ETC YouTube videos are going to look amazing from now on Silky Smooth

YouTube videos are going to look amazing from now on

The site has quietly rolled out 60fps videos, which will allow for smoother, higher-quality videos.

Culture - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 genuinely scary movies to get you hiding behind the couch this Halloween Horrorshow
From Business ETC Will one of these new RTÉ dramas be the next big thing? Storyland

Will one of these new RTÉ dramas be the next big thing?

The winners of the latest Storyland competition, which previously spawned Hardy Bucks, has been announced.

Culture - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Ireland’s ‘poet of the people’ honoured for a lifetime’s great work

‘Daddy, Daddy,’ I cried, ‘Pass out the moon,’

From Business ETC Ever wanted to search for something using emojis? Now you can* Down With The Kids

Ever wanted to search for something using emojis? Now you can*

*Provided you use Bing, that is.

Culture - Monday 27 October, 2014

From Business ETC Facebook Like button inventor has explained why there will never be a Dislike one Thumbs Down

Facebook Like button inventor has explained why there will never be a Dislike one

Turns out, disliking something is pretty negative.

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