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#App

# app - Friday 10 October, 2014

Hackers access 100,000 Snapchat photos and they're preparing to leak them

The collection includes a large amount of child pornography, including many videos sent between teenagers.

# app - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Facebook is preparing to release an anonymous chat app soon

And if you’re thinking this sounds similar to apps like Secret or Whisper, you would be correct.

# app - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Facebook really wants you to know its Messenger app isn't spying on you

The site has put together a post which aims to dispel the myths surrounding its app.

# app - Friday 22 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge The guy who made Flappy Bird has a new, equally frustrating game for you Flip The Bird

The guy who made Flappy Bird has a new, equally frustrating game for you

Why does he keep DOING THIS to us?

# app - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Here's how you can turn your smartphone into a remote control

For those times you want to be able to control your Spotify playlist without touching your computer.

# app - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Ryanair thinks its new friendly approach is working

Passenger figures for last month show an increase of 4% compared to the same time last year.

# app - Sunday 3 August, 2014

WATCH: These short videos show the many sides to Dublin... Snapshots Of Ireland This post contains videos

WATCH: These short videos show the many sides to Dublin...

What can you capture of the place you live in?

# app - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Beam me down Scotty: William Shatner disses Facebook app

The Facebook app ‘Mentions’, designed to let celebrities interact with their fans, has drawn the veteran Star Trekker’s ire.

# app - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Finally! Facebook now lets you save articles to read later

The new feature will allow users to scroll their News Feeds without interruption.

# app - Monday 21 July, 2014

Do you find turn-by-turn directions a bit boring? Try following penguins instead

A Tokyo aquarium have designed the navigation app to draw in visitors.

Taxi-hailing Uber app banned in South Korea over fears of unlicensed drivers

Drivers can bypass background checks, insurance and vehicle upkeep and safety.

# app - Friday 18 July, 2014

9 tech stats you may not know about TheJournal.ie

Things can get very busy around here.

# app - Thursday 17 July, 2014

The Irish music app trying to go from one million to 10 million users

Shortly after celebrating its first birthday, Soundwave has redesigned its app and placing a greater focus on social discovery through groups and private messaging.

# app - Monday 14 July, 2014

New Ryanair app lets you use your phone as a boarding pass

The app is part of the company’s friendlier policy which saw it simplify its website and allow two carry-on bags.

# app - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge This 'Yo, Hodor' app is ten times better than Yo can ever be Game Of Apps

# app - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Meet the app that wants to be the centre of your nightclub experience

By combining both payments, social and dating elements in one app, Venoo aims to become the only app you will use when you’re on a night out.

# app - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Want a job at this pub? You have to apply on Snapchat

There are 20 positions on offer at Sober Lane, which is opening a new pub in Dublin.

# app - Saturday 21 June, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a gesture-based screen launcher, a game that only requires you to tap very quickly and a way to customise your own GIFs.

# app - Friday 20 June, 2014

NUI Maynooth team chosen to compete in major student tech competition

The three computer science students, whose app provides info on buildings’ accessibility for those with mobility impairments, will compete in the Imagine Cup 2014 World Finals in Seattle at the end of July.

# app - Thursday 8 May, 2014

You can now check how your council spends its budget and compare it against others

The new app also shows where the council budgets come from.

# app - Friday 25 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge This app tells you the best time to run out for a wee during a film Gee Wizz

This app tells you the best time to run out for a wee during a film

Because there’s nothing worse than holding it in JUST IN CASE.

# app - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Eircom bills, David Letterman, and WhatsApp: The week in numbers

Plus: How many Irish people are treated every year for alcohol abuse?

# app - Friday 4 April, 2014

Facebook considers working on anonymous features

The site is experimenting with ways to allow users to log in anonymously and are said to be considering developing its own anonymity app similar to Secret.

# app - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Addicted to Facebook games? You're not the only one

The site sees an average of 375 million people playing Facebook-connected games each month, just under a third of the site’s 1.2 billion members.

# app - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

WhatsApp co-founder assures users their privacy won't be affected by Facebook deal

The company’s co-founder Jan Koum said its goal is “knowing as little about you as possible” and it wouldn’t have accepted Facebook’s offer if they had to compromise its principles.

# app - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

This bionic hand can sense shape and texture

Amputee Dennis Aabo Sorenson said he could feel things with his new hand for the first time in nine years.

# app - Friday 24 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 amazing Vines to celebrate the app's first birthday You're So Vine

8 amazing Vines to celebrate the app's first birthday

Who knew six seconds could be so magical?

# app - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Google Glass app allows you to see what your partner sees during sex Sex And Glass

# app - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Oireachtas launches smartphone app 'on time', and 'within budget' at €20k

The new mobile app allows users to access contact details for TDs and Senators, and multimedia content from Leinster House.

# app - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Apple to refund parents of children who bought Apps without them knowing

The US Federal Trade Commission says that at least $32.5 million will be repaid to US customers after the children bough Apps without parent’s knowledge.

Facebook expected to launch news reader service this month

The service would be similar to the news reader app Flipboard, taking content from both publications and Facebook status updates.

# app - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Controversial plastic surgery apps no longer on iTunes, Google Play

An online Twitter campaign was launched today asking for iTunes to reconsider how it markets the app.

# app - Monday 13 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge This app stops your family bothering you on Facebook Family Matters

This app stops your family bothering you on Facebook

Two statuses. One for your friends, one for your family. Ingenious.

# app - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Smart wheel turns bicycles into electric-hybrid vehicle

The Copenhagen Wheel can be attached to any bike and can monitor how hard a cyclist is pedalling and give them a boost when needed.

# app - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Meet Ireland's Lonely Beast who teaches children their 123s

The last app was featured on an Apple TV ad – and now the Lonely Beast is back.

# app - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Gardaí to launch free Child Rescue Ireland Alert app tomorrow

It’s hoped the CRI alert app will be an added tool to help gardaí locate abducted children.

# app - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Paper airplanes get an upgrade with smartphone-powered engine

Power Up 3.0 allows you to fly a paper airplane for 10 minutes using your smartphone.

# app - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Ireland's public transport schedule now included in Google Maps

The app will now include schedules from Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Irish Rail, DART and LUAS services.

# app - Sunday 24 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 16 experiences you'll definitely have on the Tinder dating app I'd Tind-'er

16 experiences you'll definitely have on the Tinder dating app

Teach me how to Tinder.

# app - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Instagram launches on Windows Phone, but runs into problems already

The app launched in beta mode last night, but confusion over whether the app could take photos or not meant it was anything but smooth.