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# facebook - Friday 1 April, 2016

Police investigating attempted murder filmed on smartphone

The shooting was apparently captured in real-time using Facebook Live.

# facebook - Thursday 31 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge Irish Rail encouraged people to take a relaxing break but were hilariously ripped to shreds Facebook Comments

# facebook - Sunday 27 March, 2016

If Facebook’s app is irritating you, there is a way to improve things

And it only takes a moment or two to complete.

# facebook - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Mam’s powerful status about letting her son wear what he wants is going insanely viral Lovely

This Mam’s powerful status about letting her son wear what he wants is going insanely viral

“I am bringing up my son to be whoever he wants to be and I do not appreciate people like you poking fun at him.”

From The Daily Edge A lad got destroyed on Facebook after he complained about ‘clingy girls’ Burn

# facebook - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Facebook used different trailers for Straight Outta Compton based on race

But Facebook is saying it doesn’t identify people on race, but uses what it calls ‘affinity segments’ instead.

Facebook has activated its Safety Check feature in Brussels

Phone problems are being reported in the Belgian capital. A helpline number for Irish people has also been issued.

# facebook - Friday 18 March, 2016

Facebook built a basketball game directly into Messenger – here’s how to play

The game is to celebrate March Madness, a tournament involving numerous US college basketball teams.

# facebook - Thursday 17 March, 2016

This is how you can figure out who rejected you on Facebook

It’s painful but if you really want to know, you can.

# facebook - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

UK ‘tampon tax’ to go to charity after revelation that some women have been using old socks

The announcement was made in today’s UK budget after a Darlington food bank requested that tampons be made free for those who can’t afford them.

# facebook - Saturday 12 March, 2016

This mother found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos

“I bet this won’t be reported because you can see this picture in every mall you step into.”

From The Daily Edge 18 mortifying Facebook pages I am ashamed to have ‘liked’ Dislike
From The Daily Edge This mam found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos What A Boob

This mam found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos

“I bet this won’t be reported, because you can see this picture in every mall you step into.”

# facebook - Friday 11 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge A Lisburn teen’s tarantula prank on her mam sent Facebook into a frenzy last night On The Loose

# facebook - Thursday 10 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Waterford pub is looking to get its stolen rug back on Facebook Carpet Diem

This Waterford pub is looking to get its stolen rug back on Facebook

And they might have succeeded.

From The Daily Edge The lovely moment a girl asked the man who raised her to adopt her is going viral on Facebook Sob

The lovely moment a girl asked the man who raised her to adopt her is going viral on Facebook

It’s even caught Ellen DeGeneres’ attention.

You leave a data trail everywhere you go. Creepy? Maybe, but it’s the world we live in

We need to be aware of our personal data trails, and how they can be used, writes Brian Mac Namee.

# facebook - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge Irish people in this Facebook group have come up with a gas Gaeilge meme Memes Na Gaeilge

Irish people in this Facebook group have come up with a gas Gaeilge meme

And now they’re popping up everywhere.

# facebook - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

From The42 Adam Johnson’s sister launches Facebook campaign to help his appeal Adam Johnson

Adam Johnson’s sister launches Facebook campaign to help his appeal

Faye Johnson wants people to change their profile picture to one of the disgraced footballer hugging his infant child.

# facebook - Monday 7 March, 2016

A mam is going viral after she angrily gave out to her ‘bully’ son on Facebook 21st Century Mam This post contains a poll

A mam is going viral after she angrily gave out to her ‘bully’ son on Facebook

“If you so much as breathe in her or anyone’s direction in a bullying manner again…”

From The Daily Edge A mam is going viral after she angrily gave out to her ‘bully’ son on Facebook 21st Century Mam This post contains a poll

A mam is going viral after she angrily gave out to her ‘bully’ son on Facebook

“If you so much as breathe in her or anyone’s direction in a bullying manner again…”

# facebook - Sunday 6 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 9 Facebook statuses every Irish person posts from Australia Irish Abroad This post contains videos

9 Facebook statuses every Irish person posts from Australia

It’s, like, the law over there? Or something?

# facebook - Friday 4 March, 2016

From Business ETC Ireland could lose millions in tax as Facebook shifts UK profits back to UK Settling Up

Ireland could lose millions in tax as Facebook shifts UK profits back to UK

The tech giant paid just €5,000 in corporate tax in the UK in 2014, by routing its profits through Ireland.

Man jailed for 13 years for “religiously offensive” Facebook post

25-year-old Rizwan Haider has been convicted in an anti-terrorism court of three charges after he supposedly published a post referring to the Prophet Mohammed.

# facebook - Thursday 3 March, 2016

A woman’s heartbreaking marriage equality story is going viral on Facebook

Lara Ryan lost her partner of 10 years in a tragic road accident three weeks ago.

Man faces deportation from US after Facebook post about killing Trump

The student said he immediately regretted it and never intended to harm anyone.

From The Daily Edge A woman’s heartbreaking marriage equality story is going viral on Facebook This Is Why

# facebook - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

From Business ETC Germany is starting to become a serious thorn in Facebook’s side Privacy

Germany is starting to become a serious thorn in Facebook’s side

After months of criticism, the country’s watchdog now suspects Facebook of abusing its position for more personal data.

# facebook - Monday 29 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This video of a vet comforting a scared puppy after surgery is going super viral Meesha
From The Daily Edge Leo DiCaprio fans actually showed up at the Spire to celebrate his Oscar win United For Leo

Leo DiCaprio fans actually showed up at the Spire to celebrate his Oscar win

Not quite the 16,000 who said they were going on Facebook, but still.

From Business ETC You could use Facebook to figure out your friends’ sleeping patterns Privacy

You could use Facebook to figure out your friends’ sleeping patterns

The creator said the tool was a way to show how we leave digital footprints, even when you don’t realise it.

# facebook - Friday 26 February, 2016

Facebook employees crossed out ‘black lives matter’ slogan on office wall

Mark Zuckerberg has criticised employees for scratching out the phrase from a wall on the company’s Menlo Park building.

# facebook - Monday 22 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 of the most smartass responses to Facebook posts Facebook Fire
From Business ETC Facebook’s plans to take over the world are taking two steps forward Ambition

Facebook’s plans to take over the world are taking two steps forward

Virtual reality is the major focus but it’s also looking at ways to help people deal with more data-intensive services like video.

# facebook - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 18 differences between Bebo and Facebook kids today will never understand The Other Half

18 differences between Bebo and Facebook kids today will never understand

There is only one place bebo stunnahs could exist.

From The Daily Edge This little boy’s reaction to his sister buying him a hamster is absolutely lovely All The Feels

# facebook - Friday 12 February, 2016

The students whose photos were shared among the UCD 200 will never get their privacy back

The UCD 200 case shows that revenge porn needs to be taken seriously, writes Roisin Kiberd.

# facebook - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From Business ETC Zuckerberg has distanced himself from ‘deeply upsetting’ comments about India Damage Control

Zuckerberg has distanced himself from ‘deeply upsetting’ comments about India

One of its board members claimed that anti-colonisation had a negative effect on India soon after it caused Facebook to withdraw its Free Basics service.

# facebook - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Election candidate told she is a “suicide waiting to happen” after releasing anti-Pegida video

“The fact that they are also targeting my children is disgusting.”

From The Daily Edge Everybody needs a friend as dedicated as this guy Countdown

Everybody needs a friend as dedicated as this guy

Birthday greetings done right. Sort of.