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# blogging - Sunday 15 May, 2016

They can make thousands from an Instagram post - but how transparent are Irish bloggers?
# Meet The Influencers
# Meet The Influencers

They can make thousands from an Instagram post - but how transparent are Irish bloggers?

May 15th 2016, 7:45 AM 41,060 Views 14 Comments

We asked bloggers about trust, money and advertising – and they answered.

# blogging - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

This tech journalist started an internet firestorm because she wants to be sterilised at 29
# Contraception
# Contraception

This tech journalist started an internet firestorm because she wants to be sterilised at 29

Nov 24th 2015, 9:29 PM 52,693 Views 134 Comments

Holly Brockwell says she doesn’t want to have children and has problems with other forms of contraception.

# blogging - Sunday 11 October, 2015

How Suzanne Jackson (aka SoSueMe) established her beauty empire in just five years
# Beauty Blogging
# Beauty Blogging

How Suzanne Jackson (aka SoSueMe) established her beauty empire in just five years

Oct 11th 2015, 3:00 PM 45,930 Views 28 Comments

The blogger is the first stop for many Irish women looking for a bit of fashion or beauty guidance.

'Anything I recommend sells out straight away': Meet SoSueMe, Ireland's biggest beauty blogger
# So Sue Me
From The Daily Edge
# So Sue Me

'Anything I recommend sells out straight away': Meet SoSueMe, Ireland's biggest beauty blogger

Oct 11th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,457 Views 7 Comments

How Suzanne Jackson (AKA SoSueMe) established a beauty empire in just five years.

# blogging - Monday 18 August, 2014

8 excellent distractions to stop you complaining about the Rose of Tralee
# ROT
From The Daily Edge
# ROT

8 excellent distractions to stop you complaining about the Rose of Tralee

Aug 18th 2014, 9:30 PM 28,759 Views 17 Comments

Cheer up.

# blogging - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Beauty, food and parenting: the top themes of Irish blogs
# Sharing Is Caring
# Sharing Is Caring

Beauty, food and parenting: the top themes of Irish blogs

Jun 24th 2014, 1:36 PM 5,202 Views 1 Comment

A new survey of Irish bloggers has found that a quarter earn money from their blog, while all say they write from personal experience.

# blogging - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Updating your friends - while in a coma
# Social Network
# Social Network

Updating your friends - while in a coma

Jan 26th 2014, 8:45 AM 17,996 Views 12 Comments

For one Kerry-born woman, it was just a case of having the right friend.

# blogging - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Column: There isn't a 'right' way to die. Journalists should recognise that.
# Bill Keller
# Bill Keller

Column: There isn't a 'right' way to die. Journalists should recognise that.

Jan 14th 2014, 7:30 PM 64 Views 23 Comments

Lisa Bonchek Adams was diagnosed with breast cancer seven years ago, and has since publicly chronicled her experiences online. Journalists asking whether this is ‘too public’ are asking the wrong questions, writes Marie Ennis-O’Connor.

# blogging - Sunday 8 September, 2013

'Lifelogging' camera with no off-button: chronicler or privacy breach?
# Memoto
# Memoto

'Lifelogging' camera with no off-button: chronicler or privacy breach?

Sep 8th 2013, 9:45 AM 8,768 Views 18 Comments

The camera takes a picture every 30 seconds, digitally recording your daily life. But why?

# blogging - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Yahoo! approves deal to buy Tumblr in $1.1bn takeover - report
# Yahoo!
# Yahoo!

Yahoo! approves deal to buy Tumblr in $1.1bn takeover - report

May 19th 2013, 6:00 PM 8,810 Views 5 Comments

The Wall Street Journal says Yahoo! directors have approved the ambitious takeover of the popular social platform.

# blogging - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Céard? 17 words from modern Ireland, in Irish
# Gaeilge
# Gaeilge

Céard? 17 words from modern Ireland, in Irish

Jan 26th 2013, 3:38 PM 27,408 Views 50 Comments

Have you ever sent a ‘tvuít’ about the ‘tarrtháil’?

# blogging - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Twitter restores journalist's account after backlash
# Twitter
# Twitter

Twitter restores journalist's account after backlash

Jul 31st 2012, 9:30 PM 7,881 Views 7 Comments

Guy Adams’ account was “unsuspended” this evening after the site shut it down following his criticism of NBC’s coverage of the Olympics.

Video: Internet censorship in China explained
# China
From The Daily Edge
# China

Video: Internet censorship in China explained

Jul 31st 2012, 4:34 PM 3,766 Views 6 Comments

Blogger Michael Anti explains how the social media space works in a country where site like Twitter and Facebook are blocked.

# blogging - Thursday 7 June, 2012

China to tighten Internet control with new rules
# China
# China

China to tighten Internet control with new rules

Jun 7th 2012, 2:40 PM 2,209 Views 5 Comments

China’s government plans to extend nationwide a requirement for microblog users to register with their real names as part of a sweeping update of rules governing the Internet.

# blogging - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Chinese blogger released after six months' police detention
# China
# China

Chinese blogger released after six months' police detention

Aug 10th 2011, 4:15 PM 114 Views 0 Comments

Ran Yunfei was detained in February after calling on Chinese people to start their own version of an Arab Spring.

# blogging - Thursday 2 June, 2011

Malaysian man apologises via 100 tweets in defamation settlement
# Sorry
# Sorry

Malaysian man apologises via 100 tweets in defamation settlement

Jun 2nd 2011, 1:37 PM 794 Views 0 Comments

Fahmi Fadzil reached a settlement with a publishing company after it was claimed he had defamed the company on Twitter. His punishment? 100 tweets.

# blogging - Monday 4 October, 2010

19-year-old blogger is 'foreign spy' - Syria
# Syria
# Syria

19-year-old blogger is 'foreign spy' - Syria

Oct 4th 2010, 7:59 PM 307 Views 0 Comments

Student Tal al-Mallouhi writes a blog about Palestine. Syria believes she is involved in international espionage.

# blogging - Tuesday 24 August, 2010

Philadelphia businesses condemn $50 ‘blogging tax’
# Not-So-Free Speech
From The Daily Edge
# Not-So-Free Speech

Philadelphia businesses condemn $50 ‘blogging tax’

Aug 24th 2010, 7:06 PM 198 Views 0 Comments

Bloggers in the original US capital complain about new rules which classify blogs as businesses.

# blogging - Sunday 1 August, 2010

Irish Times scrapped 'unpopular' blog - then stole the writer's pseudonym
# Blogging
# Blogging

Irish Times scrapped 'unpopular' blog - then stole the writer's pseudonym

Aug 1st 2010, 12:26 PM 264 Views 0 Comments

An anonymous dating blogger was locked out of her account and then replaced.

# blogging - Monday 26 July, 2010

Crown accepts Herbert apology
# Blogging
From The Daily Edge
# Blogging

Crown accepts Herbert apology

Jul 26th 2010, 4:59 PM 366 Views 0 Comments

But the Prof is considering further legal action against media outlets.

High Court orders UPC to unmask anonymous Red Cross blogger
# Blogging
# Blogging

High Court orders UPC to unmask anonymous Red Cross blogger

Jul 26th 2010, 3:57 PM 228 Views 0 Comments

Legal threat to Irish blogger
# Blogging
From The Daily Edge
# Blogging

Legal threat to Irish blogger

Jul 26th 2010, 12:38 PM 717 Views 1 Comment

Prof. John Crown threatens legal action over a blog post in which he was criticised.