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Dublin: 10 °C Saturday 25 October, 2014

#Facebook

# facebook - Yesterday’s News

From Business ETC Stephen Hawking wrote his first Facebook post, and it’s brilliant Infinite Like
From Business ETC Facebook has launched a new, anonymous chat room app Do Come In

# facebook - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From Business ETC WATCH: Chinese-speaking Mark Zuckerberg leaves audience amazed (and in stitches) This Charming Man

# facebook - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

From Business ETC With a little help from Ireland, Facebook paid no UK tax last year Like

With a little help from Ireland, Facebook paid no UK tax last year

It made an estimated £371 million in revenue in the region in 2013.

# facebook - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Wanted man goes viral after leaving sarcastic Facebook comment on his own mugshot Nice Mug

Weird Wide Web: Freezing eggs, Pac-Man stamps and Apple’s latest announcement

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

# facebook - Saturday 18 October, 2014

John Grisham, college fees, and Facebook: The week in numbers

Plus: How much has Mark Zuckerberg donated to the fight against Ebola?

From The Daily Edge Someone is selling a ‘great riding bed’ on Facebook The Ride

# facebook - Friday 17 October, 2014

Poll: Do you agree with companies paying to freeze female workers’ eggs? Your Say This post contains a poll

# facebook - Thursday 16 October, 2014

# facebook - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 companies with unreal employee perks you’ll be totally jealous of The Perks

# facebook - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Mark Zuckerberg is donating €20 million to stop Ebola from ‘becoming like HIV’

Facebook’s CEO said that the virus must be brought under control soon, before it becomes a “long-term global health crisis”.

From Business ETC Facebook and Apple pay for female workers to freeze their eggs Oh Baby

Facebook and Apple pay for female workers to freeze their eggs

A report today said the two companies are doing this so women working for them can delay childbearing which could hamper their careers.

From The Daily Edge Pizza Hut apologises for calling customer ‘Pink Fat Lady’ on receipt Whoops

Pizza Hut apologises for calling customer ‘Pink Fat Lady’ on receipt

Would you like to supersize that apology?

# facebook - Monday 13 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge This 114-year-old woman had to lie about her age to join Facebook Never Too Old

This 114-year-old woman had to lie about her age to join Facebook

Facebook said her date of birth was invalid.

# facebook - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Wetherspoon’s, Facebook, and the Luas: The week in numbers

Plus: How many cars have been bought in Ireland so far this year?

# facebook - Thursday 9 October, 2014

From Business ETC Snapchat ads are coming to the app ‘soon’, says CEO Revenue

Snapchat ads are coming to the app ‘soon’, says CEO

But don’t worry, you can choose not to watch them if you want.

# facebook - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

From Business ETC Facebook is preparing to release an anonymous chat app soon Pseudonym

Facebook is preparing to release an anonymous chat app soon

And if you’re thinking this sounds similar to apps like Secret or Whisper, you would be correct.

# facebook - Monday 6 October, 2014

From Business ETC Facebook has finally closed its $21.8 billion WhatsApp deal Approved

Facebook has finally closed its $21.8 billion WhatsApp deal

The European Commission approved the sale a few days ago.

From Business ETC Facebook Messenger could soon allow you to send money to your friends Money Money Money

Facebook Messenger could soon allow you to send money to your friends

A hidden payments service was found in the current version of Facebook’s messaging app, allowing users to transfer cash via debit card.

# facebook - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Opinion: Life is for living, not browsing, so switch off that smartphone

Tell the truth: how long do you think you could go without looking at your phone?

From Business ETC Weird Wide Web: An apology to drag queens, a DOOM Lego masterpiece and helping you switch off Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: An apology to drag queens, a DOOM Lego masterpiece and helping you switch off

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

From Business ETC How this business went from (nearly) zero to 450,000 Facebook likes in a year Lots Of Like

How this business went from (nearly) zero to 450,000 Facebook likes in a year

No, it didn’t involve pledging their souls to Mark Zuckerberg or posting lots of selfies.

# facebook - Friday 3 October, 2014

From Business ETC Here’s how Facebook is fighting fake likes Do Not Like

Here’s how Facebook is fighting fake likes

Ever heard of ‘bought likes’?

From Business ETC Facebook’s takeover of Whatsapp has been approved – what does that mean for you? Merger

Facebook’s takeover of Whatsapp has been approved – what does that mean for you?

The European Commission found the Facebook Messenger and Whatsapp applications are not close competitors.

# facebook - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Sky News has tracked down one of many ‘Internet trolls’ abusing Maddie McCann’s parents

A 67-page dossier detailing malicious internet postings has been sent to the Commissioner in Scotland Yard, according to the news channel.

From Business ETC Facebook to drag queens: ‘Sorry for forcing you to use your real names’ Dislike

Facebook to drag queens: ‘Sorry for forcing you to use your real names’

“By forcing us to use our ‘real’ names, it opens the door to abuse and violence.”

# facebook - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From Business ETC NAMA is selling €600m in properties – although it won’t tell us exactly what Nama Knows

NAMA is selling €600m in properties – although it won’t tell us exactly what

At least we know Facebook’s European HQ is one of the buildings on the market.

# facebook - Monday 29 September, 2014

From The Score VIDEO: Here are all 401 of Lionel Messi’s career goals so far Messiah

VIDEO: Here are all 401 of Lionel Messi’s career goals so far

The Barcelona and Argentina talisman scored his 400th and 401st career goals during his side’s 6-0 thrashing of Granada on Saturday.

From Business ETC Facebook ads are going to follow people around the web with Atlas launch Expansion

Facebook ads are going to follow people around the web with Atlas launch

The launch of Atlas, its new ad platform, will allow advertisers to target demographics on desktop, mobile and other sites, but the company says that users’ identities will remain anonymous.

# facebook - Friday 26 September, 2014

From Business ETC Facebook is going to get a ‘Buy’ button soon, and it’s being powered by Stripe On The Up

Facebook is going to get a ‘Buy’ button soon, and it’s being powered by Stripe

The company, which is designed to make online credit card payments simple for developers, is

# facebook - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From Business ETC Facebook plans to start testing its WiFi drones next year

Facebook plans to start testing its WiFi drones next year

The drone aircraft are expected to fly at an altitude of at least 60,000 feet, without a human operator

# facebook - Monday 22 September, 2014

Poll: Do you care if politicians fly business class? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you care if politicians fly business class?

Politicians can come under heat for flying business class but do you care?

# facebook - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Here’s how police and the public can use social media to solve a crime in a few hours

Twitter users teamed up last night to catch suspects in a homophobic attack in Philadelphia

# facebook - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

From Business ETC Do you know what apps have access to your Facebook info? You might want to check Cleanup

Do you know what apps have access to your Facebook info? You might want to check

The company has revamped its app settings page, allowing users to see what apps they’re signed in to with Facebook and what info they have access to.

# facebook - Monday 15 September, 2014

From Business ETC Facebook begins muscling in on YouTube’s turf by courting its top talent Video Push

Facebook begins muscling in on YouTube’s turf by courting its top talent

The company has been encouraging some of YouTube’s largest content producers to post their videos on Facebook instead.

# facebook - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Weird Wide Web: New iPhones, Instagram drug deals and a sandpit game controller

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

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