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Dublin: 11 °C Saturday 1 November, 2014

Living - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge The 8 people you’ll meet out on the town this Halloween This Is Halloween

The 8 people you’ll meet out on the town this Halloween

It brings out the best in us. (And the worst.)

From The Daily Edge This Wicklow pet day care held an adorable Halloween party just for dogs Doggie Day Care

This Wicklow pet day care held an adorable Halloween party just for dogs

They got dressed up and bobbed for apples. Just like us.

From The Daily Edge 12 of your best Halloween pumpkin carvings Halloween

12 of your best Halloween pumpkin carvings

You talented bunch.

Opinion: What does the Internet of Things mean for Ireland?

The intersection between our ‘virtual’ and physical worlds is enriching our daily lives – from entertainment, to energy, transport, healthcare and diet.

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Living - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Open thread: What’s your favourite Halloween memory? Oíche Shamhna!

Open thread: What’s your favourite Halloween memory?

Share your stories in here.

From The Daily Edge This was the line to get into a Dublin costume shop earlier today Dressing Up

Opinion: Six things that need to change in Ireland’s rental market

The rented sector as we traditionally know it is not keeping pace in terms of quantity or quality.

Living - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 genuinely scary movies to get you hiding behind the couch this Halloween Horrorshow

Opinion: Street harassment influences how women experience the world

In terms of social geography, street harassment changes the way women experience and use public spaces – it is made smaller, it is limited.

From The Daily Edge Brother of the year* puts his sister up for sale on eBay for £50 Oh Brother

Brother of the year* puts his sister up for sale on eBay for £50

*Worst brother ever. He even listed her as ‘used’. Brat.

From Business ETC Soon after completing its Facebook deal, Whatsapp’s CEO has no plans to make money No Problems

Soon after completing its Facebook deal, Whatsapp’s CEO has no plans to make money

For now, his only concern is to grow its userbase and bring voice calls to the app early next year.

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From The Daily Edge 14 of this year’s most amazing home-made costumes to inspire you for Halloween Halloween's Coming
From Business ETC Here are the uses for private browsing that you might not have thought of TechGuide

Here are the uses for private browsing that you might not have thought of

Its uses extend beyond visiting sites you don’t want saved.

Living - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Opinion: What is the lure of IS for western girls and women?

Why would a western woman – who enjoys the freedom to vote, drive, and wear what she wishes – subject herself to such an apparently patriarchal culture?

From Business ETC Google challenges Apple HealthKit with its own fitness app Let's Get Physical

Google challenges Apple HealthKit with its own fitness app

Google Fit will sync with all Android Wear devices and can bring health and fitness information from different services and apps together.

Opinion: The real allure of superintelligent machines isn’t scientific – it’s erotic

Does the allure of artificial intelligence run deeper than our fondness for making tools?

Living - Monday 27 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Impossible Irish ‘Would You Rather’ Quiz Quiz
From The Daily Edge 17 of the hardest things about living in Dublin Dublin Problems

D’oh! 22 actors who turned down huge film roles

Life could have been very different.

From The Daily Edge 8 essential hacks for cyclists in Ireland Cycling Hacks

8 essential hacks for cyclists in Ireland

Spoiler: the ‘ass saver’ will change your life.

Opinion: 9 reasons Cork is cooler than Dublin right now

Dublin may be the Manhattan of Ireland, but Cork is its Brooklyn.

Living - Sunday 26 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge How Posh Are You? Posh Or Not

How Posh Are You?

Are you posh totty or common as muck? Take the quiz to find out.

Column: Embrace your inner zombie – eat some pumpkin brains

Once you’ve scooped out Jack’s brains and carved a face on him don’t throw out what’s left over – it’s immensely edible and nutritious.

From Business ETC Review: Is the Lumia 735 the selfie phone you always wanted? The Competition This post contains images

Review: Is the Lumia 735 the selfie phone you always wanted?

With Microsoft’s vision in full swing, the Lumia 735 is catering for the selfie market, but is its efforts enough to set itself apart in a crowded field?

From The Daily Edge 7 of the best cult comedies you can watch on Irish Netflix Binge Watch

7 of the best cult comedies you can watch on Irish Netflix

Allow us to hunt down the best shows on Netflix, so you don’t have to.

From Business ETC Weird Wide Web: Anonymous chat rooms, an unusual umbrella and an iPod for dogs Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Anonymous chat rooms, an unusual umbrella and an iPod for dogs

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

From Business ETC Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here’s what you should consider TechKnowHow

Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here’s what you should consider

The children and teens of today might be more tech savvy, but that doesn’t mean you should automatically get them a smartphone.

From The Daily Edge 9 over-the-top beverages that need to calm down Cuppa Wha'

9 over-the-top beverages that need to calm down

Deep-fried pumpkin spice latte, anybody?

Living - Saturday 25 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 17 photos of grown Irish men getting bad frights in a haunted house Spooky Scary
From The Daily Edge Can You Guess Which Celebrity is Older? How Old?

Can You Guess Which Celebrity is Older?

Get your guessing hat on.

Five questions that everyone has about Ebola

Where did it come from? And how can it be overcome?

From The Daily Edge 13 Halloween costumes for exceptionally lazy people Lazy Town

13 Halloween costumes for exceptionally lazy people

Hey, we never said ‘good’.

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring: a new game from the makers of Angry Birds, a portal for borrowing e-Books from your local library, and a brand new old-school chat room.

From The Daily Edge 14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand Public Transport

14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand

People placing their bags on the aisle seat :|

Living - Friday 24 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 people who need to be banned from Halloween Trick Or Treat

11 people who need to be banned from Halloween

They really do not understand how this whole thing works.

Opinion: ‘You never feel embarrassed to admit you don’t understand something’

I was nervous going back to education after 25 years, but I soon realised that adult education is very unlike the classroom scenarios I remember from school.

From Business ETC Facebook has launched a new, anonymous chat room app Do Come In

Living - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 essential Penneys shopping tips for Americans, from us Irish experts

7 essential Penneys shopping tips for Americans, from us Irish experts

Primark have sealed a deal to expand into the US. They have a LOT to learn.

From The Daily Edge Could you handle the world’s scariest haunted house? Mckamey Manor

Could you handle the world’s scariest haunted house?

You have to sign a waiver to go in. (Warning: Some readers might find the images inside disturbing.)

Living - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 Songs From Your Youth That Might Make You Weep Nostalgia

7 Songs From Your Youth That Might Make You Weep

Mary Black, Johnny Logan, The Frog Chorus…

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