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# facebook - Thursday 8 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Bebo is properly back and it has a sense of humour It's Actually Back This post contains videos

VIDEO: Bebo is properly back and it has a sense of humour

It’s new (old) owner is speaking to you through a new video.

# facebook - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Jiff is the most talented dog to ever ride a skateboard IN A JIFF This post contains videos

WATCH: Jiff is the most talented dog to ever ride a skateboard

Ease yourself into this post-Bank-Holiday Tuesday.

# facebook - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Pictures: Stunning photos capture wreck of Tall Ship Astrid at dawn

Photographer Jakub Walutek has taken a series of pictures of the ship at daybreak over the last week. 30 crew members were rescued when the vessel ran aground on 24 July.

# facebook - Friday 2 August, 2013

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

DUP councillor Ruth Patterson arrested over Facebook comments

Both the BBC and the Press Association report that the the councillor was arrested after apologising for her comments last night.

From The Daily Edge Pub uses Facebook to shame drinker who didn’t pay Bills Bills Bills

Pub uses Facebook to shame drinker who didn’t pay

The man left without paying what he owed… and the bar’s campaign went viral.

# facebook - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Are You A Social Media Addict? Hooked

Are You A Social Media Addict?

Take our test to see whether you have this terrible affliction.

From Business ETC Facebook stock rises to near IPO level On The Rise

Facebook stock rises to near IPO level

The world’s biggest online social network has been on a roll since it reported stronger than expected earnings on 24 July.

# facebook - Sunday 28 July, 2013

How to become (almost) invisible on Facebook Security Settings This post contains images

How to become (almost) invisible on Facebook

Randomers making friend requests? Adverts irritating you? These tips might help.

# facebook - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

NY mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner admits to another sexting scandal

Weiner, who was forced to resign as a congressman after sending explicit pictures of himself to women, is now implicated in another scandal as he plots a mayoral bid.

From The Daily Edge Your Guide To Avoiding The Royal Baby Online BYE BYE BABY

# facebook - Monday 22 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 7 photos that prove Ireland is owning this heatwave Hot Hot Hot

7 photos that prove Ireland is owning this heatwave

The heat is nothing to us now.

From The Daily Edge The Dublin Hangover Service has made its first ever delivery The Hangover

The Dublin Hangover Service has made its first ever delivery

All of the beige food please. And 17 cans of Fanta.

# facebook - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Heatwave, hepatitis and holiday: The week in numbers

Plus: how many 1 cent and 2 cent coins were minted in Ireland in the last eight years (and may soon be obsolete)?

# facebook - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Misuse of social media needs to be more carefully monitored, says Oireachtas committee

An Oireachtas report says that bullying on social media platforms is affecting self-esteem in Irish teens.

# facebook - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

From Business ETC Over 500 jobs at risk as Homebase Ireland enters examinership Homebase

Over 500 jobs at risk as Homebase Ireland enters examinership

Retail Excellence said earlier today that a number of other retail operators will follow suit in the coming weeks.

From The Daily Edge David Bowie releases new video for ‘Valentine’s Day’ Babe With The Power This post contains videos

# facebook - Sunday 14 July, 2013

These people were arrested because of something they wrote on Facebook

Be careful with those status updates…

# facebook - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Twitter goes crazy after last night’s Skins bombshell So Emosh

# facebook - Monday 8 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix This post contains images

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

The 17 things we learned today…

# facebook - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Anglo, abortion and archaeology: The week in numbers

Plus – how many seconds does the new single from former Green Party TD Paul Gogarty last for?

# facebook - Friday 5 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# facebook - Thursday 4 July, 2013

From Business ETC These graphs show you what social media sites Irish people are using Social Networking

These graphs show you what social media sites Irish people are using

Over a third of the country don’t use social networking websites but the number of Facebook and Twitter users is on the rise.

# facebook - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 unique features which made Bebo a special place Share The Luv

12 unique features which made Bebo a special place

It’s trying to make a comeback, but will these things play a role?

From The Daily Edge 9 embarrassing things we all do on Facebook, but can never admit Failbook

9 embarrassing things we all do on Facebook, but can never admit

These are your secret shame. We know it and you know it.

# facebook - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Facebook to remove ads from pages with sex and violence after complaints

Advertisers including Marks and Spencer and BSkyB pulled ads from Facebook after they appeared alongside pages showing pictures of teenage boys.

# facebook - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

‘Tough’ Bono insists: ‘I helped bring Google and Facebook to Ireland’

The U2 frontman has defended the band’s tax affairs.

# facebook - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 17 people who need to spellcheck their Facebook status Status Fail

17 people who need to spellcheck their Facebook status

Pity these poor individuals.

# facebook - Monday 24 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge How to spot an Irish mammy on social media Social Mammy-a

How to spot an Irish mammy on social media

They’re texting AND on The Face Book now, you know.

From Business ETC Facebook working on mobile news reader Social News

Facebook working on mobile news reader

Flipboard competitor in the works.

Column: Facebook creeping is one thing, but is the ‘Who’s Ur Wan’ page a step too far?

Is Who’s Ur Wan Facebook page a bit of fun or another website objectifying women, asks Aoife O’Connor.

# facebook - Friday 21 June, 2013

If you advertise a rave on Facebook, the Gardaí will find you

Alan Shatter said Gardaí were alerted to the rave on a beach in Sutton earlier this month after seeing it on Facebook.

# facebook - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge “Who’s Ur Wan?”creator says they’re not breaking any rules Who's Ur Wan

“Who’s Ur Wan?”creator says they’re not breaking any rules

The Facebook group aims to identify girls featured in Irish nightclub photos.

From The Daily Edge ‘Who’s Ur Wan’ Facebook group identifies women in nightclub photos Yer Wan

‘Who’s Ur Wan’ Facebook group identifies women in nightclub photos

“Creep, creep” says the new Facebook group.

# facebook - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Facebook campaigns have the power to ‘dramatically boost’ organ donation

A campaign in the US last year resulted in a 21-fold increase in registration.

# facebook - Sunday 16 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 things you never knew before social media Knowledge Is Power

9 things you never knew before social media

Honestly, we never would have known these things otherwise.

# facebook - Saturday 15 June, 2013

From Business ETC US government made 9,000 requests for Facebook user info in six months Facebook

US government made 9,000 requests for Facebook user info in six months

The requests covered issues from child disappearances to petty crimes and terror threats.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

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

# facebook - Friday 14 June, 2013

Civil liberties groups claim PRISM breaches international human rights

A full-page newspaper ad, to coincide with an EU-US summit in Dublin, claims surveillance breaches United Nations conventions.