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# facebook - Monday 1 April, 2013

Column: The ‘Facebook phone’ is here – what does that mean for consumers?

The Facebook HTC First is a fresh move by the social network giant in its quest to become a ‘mobile first’ company, writes Eoin Lynch.

# facebook - Friday 22 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge 11 companies who are really good at social media Social-medialicious

11 companies who are really good at social media

From Taco Bell to Irish Rail.

# facebook - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

From The Score Tiger Woods: I posted those Facebook photos with Lindsey Vonn to crush the paparazzi Like

Tiger Woods: I posted those Facebook photos with Lindsey Vonn to crush the paparazzi

“I’ve had situations where it’s been very dangerous for my kids. We devalued the first photos,” he said.

# facebook - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Top readers’ comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most popular and the most commented on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

# facebook - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here’s what your Facebook likes reveal about you… Argh!

Here’s what your Facebook likes reveal about you…

Warning: It may not be flattering.

# facebook - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

28 students suspended for ‘Liking’ explicit post about teacher

A Co Limerick school has suspended 28 students after liking a Facebook update referring to a teacher’s personal life.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# facebook - Monday 11 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Has Ireland accidentally given ‘fraping’ to the world? Whoops This post contains videos

Has Ireland accidentally given ‘fraping’ to the world?

Maybe not quite – but we definitely tried.

Lisa McInerney: Senator’s ‘frape’ gaffe signals that panic – not reason – rules social media debate

Fidelma Healy-Eames and Eamonn Coghlan were “given an important task that deserved research and clarity of delivery – instead we got ludicrous schemes and half-remembered gossip”.

# facebook - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Pat Rabbitte: Social media is crucial for holding authority figures accountable

Pat Rabbitte said sites such as Facebook and Twitter are important for questioning the established order.

Weird Wide Web: Marvel, fresh Facebook look and just the right lighting

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

Explainer: What your self-portrait says about you Selfie This post contains videos This post contains images

Explainer: What your self-portrait says about you

Or ‘selfie’ as they are known amongst the Instagram and Facebook generation…

From The Score Opinion: A lack of pretence made Off the Ball stand out from the crowd Opinion

Opinion: A lack of pretence made Off the Ball stand out from the crowd

While the show still remains on Newstalk’s schedule, its essence has been cruelly removed.

# facebook - Friday 8 March, 2013

Inquiry finds police ‘failed’ to respond to viral Facebook party invitation

An official inquiry says the ‘Project X’ stunt in Haren, where 4,000 people showed up to a birthday party, should have provoked a better response from police and civil authorities.

# facebook - Thursday 7 March, 2013

From Business ETC Facebook is changing the news feed… yes, again Facebook

Facebook is changing the news feed… yes, again

Yep… again. The new design will make it easier to split your friends’ updates from pages you follow.

‘For us, there is a fundamental value in anonymity’ – Twitter at Leinster House today

The Joint Committee on Transport and Communications heard from representatives from both Facebook and Twitter today.

# facebook - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before Oireachtas committee

They will speak to the committee about social media, cyber-bullying and harassment.

From The Daily Edge 9 things we’d like to see in Facebook’s new News Feed Like

9 things we’d like to see in Facebook’s new News Feed

An oversharing filter? An anti-inspirational status widget? We’d like all of those please.

Rabbitte: ‘Bullying didn’t come in with the advent of the internet’

The Minister for Communications was speaking about social media before the Joint Committee on Transport and Communications earlier today.

# facebook - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Bullied: Your stories of bullying in school

We asked and you told us. Here are your stories about bullying in school.

# facebook - Saturday 2 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you begin your day.

# facebook - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Contempt action to be taken over photos of ‘James Bulger’s killers’

Individuals who posted material purporting to show the notorious Jon Venables and Robert Thompson face prosecution by the British government.

# facebook - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

From The Score Only two Irish players make the 6 Nations Lions Team of the Week Rated

Only two Irish players make the 6 Nations Lions Team of the Week

Sean O’Brien and Luke Marshall were the only members of Declan Kidney’s side to make the cut.

# facebook - Monday 25 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge PIC: Why you don’t give your CV to your friends Morto

PIC: Why you don’t give your CV to your friends

Because they might make… additions.

# facebook - Saturday 23 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge The 11 people that wreck your head on social media We All Know One

The 11 people that wreck your head on social media

If you’re a hashtag addict or an Instagram obsessive, we’re looking at you.

# facebook - Friday 22 February, 2013

Column: Abortion is too important an issue for disrespectful debate

Fighting each other will get us nowhere – Ireland needs to have a genuinely respectful and mature debate about this serious issue, writes Laura Larkin.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know as you start your day.

Oireachtas committee wants to hear your issues with social media

Transport and Communications joint committee has launched a public consultation process to explore the use – and abuse – of social media. (And you can participate through social media).

# facebook - Thursday 21 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge 104-year-old woman ‘had to lie about age’ to join Facebook Facebook

104-year-old woman ‘had to lie about age’ to join Facebook

A “glitch in the system” prevents users from entering any age over 99.

# facebook - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

From Business ETC Apple hit by cyber attack, says no data was stolen Apple

Apple hit by cyber attack, says no data was stolen

“There is no evidence that any data left Apple,” Apple said as it confirmed an attack similar to one carried out on Facebook recently.

# facebook - Monday 18 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge The 10 jobs we’d REALLY like to see at Facebook Poke Us

The 10 jobs we’d REALLY like to see at Facebook

We just want to make the world (i.e. Facebook) a better place. These are the positions they should be filling at Facebook HQ.

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From Business ETC Facebook creates 100 more jobs in Dublin Jobswatch

Facebook creates 100 more jobs in Dublin

The recruitment process has already started for the new positions, which will bring the Dublin workforce to 500.

# facebook - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Mark Zuckerberg: A life in quotes Facebook This post contains images

Mark Zuckerberg: A life in quotes

Presenting the 15 quotes that define the CEO’s life in tech.

# facebook - Saturday 16 February, 2013

From Business ETC Facebook network hit by ‘sophisticated’ cyber attack Facebook

Facebook network hit by ‘sophisticated’ cyber attack

The social networking giant said it found no evidence any user data was compromised.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know before you start your day.

# facebook - Thursday 14 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge Mark Zuckerberg’s sister moves from Facebook to real books Actual Book

Mark Zuckerberg’s sister moves from Facebook to real books

Randi Zuckerberg is planning a memoir about her time at Facebook, among other things.

# facebook - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Facebook sued over ‘like’ and ‘share’ buttons

The family of a Dutch inventor, who died in 2004, are suing the company for alleged patent infringement.

# facebook - Monday 11 February, 2013

How social media connected people in the US snowstorm

“I guess what’s better is that you are not sitting here waiting for the 6 o’clock news, waiting to find out what’s going on.”

# facebook - Friday 8 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge PIC: Dad pays daughter $200 in ‘Facebook deactivation agreement’ Facebook

PIC: Dad pays daughter $200 in ‘Facebook deactivation agreement’

The 14-year-old suggested the idea.