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# facebook - Monday 4 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Hero goes on Twitter crusade to end CAPS LOCK abuse Caps Cop

Hero goes on Twitter crusade to end CAPS LOCK abuse

WHY ARE YOU SHOUTING?

# facebook - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Weird Wide Web: Pregnancy, Steam popularity and a human cyborg

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

# facebook - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Facebook network can predict if you’ll get dumped within next 60 days

There is a formula for it, apparently.

# facebook - Monday 28 October, 2013

From Business ETC NYSE ‘test runs’ Twitter IPO to avoid problems that plagued Facebook Twitter

NYSE ‘test runs’ Twitter IPO to avoid problems that plagued Facebook

Nasdaq was fined $10 million for trading delays and order failures when Facebook went public last year.

# facebook - Saturday 26 October, 2013

From Business ETC Hook-up app is back – under a new name Down To It

Hook-up app is back – under a new name

Down – formerly known as Bang with Friends before a trademark infringement suit – has now turned up on Android.

# facebook - Thursday 24 October, 2013

From Business ETC Twitter hikes IPO amount to $1.61 billion Twitter

Twitter hikes IPO amount to $1.61 billion

The company said it would sell 70 million shares in a price range between $17 and $20 a share.

# facebook - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Poll: Should Facebook allow graphically violent videos? Beheadings This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Facebook allow graphically violent videos?

Facebook says users can post videos showing beheadings as long as they condemn the acts. Do you think this is the right decision?

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

Facebook removes controversial beheading video following controversy

However, Facebook was adamant last night that it did not reverse or change any policies as a result of the controversy.

# facebook - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about the pensioners’ protest, a little girl taken from a Roma family in Dublin and the NSA spying on the French.

Irish band “deeply saddened” after bassist dies following collision

The young man’s mother has asked people to stay safe on the roads.

Facebook criticised for ‘irresponsibility’ after decision to allow decapitation videos

Such clips were banned back in May, but the firm says it’s now altered it policy again and that people are sharing violent videos “to condemn” them.

# facebook - Monday 21 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 7 things you missed during Facebook’s meltdown U Ok Facebook?

7 things you missed during Facebook’s meltdown

Is everyone okay out there?

From The Daily Edge Aunt rallies 100 Facebook friends to help nephew stand up to bully Justice League

Aunt rallies 100 Facebook friends to help nephew stand up to bully

Well that certainly showed him.

# facebook - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Column: Do you ‘compartmentalise’ your life on social media?

Is Facebook for friends and Twitter for the truth? Molly Garboden writes about how showing different sides to yourself to different people is a trick as old as time.

# facebook - Friday 18 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge The sister of Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg tells kids to go offline Zuckerpunch

The sister of Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg tells kids to go offline

Crawl away from the screen.

From The Daily Edge Nokia just posted this on their Facebook page… Wrecking Balll

Nokia just posted this on their Facebook page…

Love live the 3310!

# facebook - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Teens can now post public updates on Facebook

The social media company has detailed a number of changes specifically geared towards teenagers.

# facebook - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Department of Foreign Affairs operates 25 embassy Twitter accounts

The department also has two embassy Facebook accounts – for Sydney and New Dehli.

# facebook - Saturday 12 October, 2013

From Business ETC Facebook ends ‘invisibility cloak’ for users No Hiding

Facebook ends ‘invisibility cloak’ for users

The social networking site says the change will not impact on privacy for users.

# facebook - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Want to know your chances of finding true love in college?

Facebook’s Data Science Unit says that 28 per cent of married couples were in college with their future spouses.

# facebook - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Weird Wide Web: A dream database, millions of faces and shooting Walter White

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

# facebook - Thursday 3 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Facebook is building a real-life town of its very own Live At Work

Facebook is building a real-life town of its very own

Do you want to live in Facebook town?

From The Daily Edge Wife refuses to take back cheating husband despite his 15k Facebook ‘likes’ Dislike
From Business ETC Massive Facebook study reveals what your status updates say about you Facebook

Massive Facebook study reveals what your status updates say about you

The research found that participants with the most emotional stability refer to sports much more in their updates.

# facebook - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Men swear more on Facebook, women talk about love (Infographic) Curse Words

Men swear more on Facebook, women talk about love (Infographic)

Women mention shopping and hair while men discuss gaming and beards, a study has found.

# facebook - Monday 30 September, 2013

This photo of Gerry McCann was taken day before he went missing

Family and friends of actor hope image will help jog public memory.

# facebook - Sunday 29 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 examples of how social media tears romance apart This Modern Love

12 examples of how social media tears romance apart

Do you think Cupid has a Twitter? No. No, he does not.

# facebook - Thursday 12 September, 2013

From Business ETC Twitter files for IPO Wall Street

Twitter files for IPO

The microblogging site announced that it plans to go public and has submitted papers the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Multinational companies are not here just for tax breaks — Burton

Minister Joan Burton said that while Ireland’s tax rates are favourable, the companies still employ large numbers of people.

Warning over man offering schoolgirls paid modelling work through Facebook

One school in Belfast told parents that the man involved befriends the girls through the site and insists they set up a Skype account.

# facebook - Monday 9 September, 2013

A third of Irish people ‘do not understand technology’

New research commissioned by Eircom reveals that despite 53 per cent of Irish people now owning a smartphone a third remain clueless about new tech trends.

# facebook - Saturday 7 September, 2013

# facebook - Friday 6 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Mother’s heartwarming letter after son came out on Facebook Best Mum Ever

Mother’s heartwarming letter after son came out on Facebook

The mother’s letter – written after her son posted about his sexuality – has gone viral.

# facebook - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

# facebook - Monday 2 September, 2013

Are you registered to vote in the October referendums?

Now you can check through Facebook.

# facebook - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Cavemen, Cowen and Coca-Cola: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of people in Ireland smoke? And what’s the average weekly wage?

# facebook - Friday 30 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge You can now wear Facebook on your nails Nailed It

You can now wear Facebook on your nails

Of course you can.

# facebook - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about Ireland’s emigration figures and whether the UK is going to take military action in Syria.