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# hidden - Saturday 4 March, 2017

'Just being effeminate was enough to convict you': New walking tours on Soho's gay history

Some 46,000 people were prosecuted for homosexuality between 1895 and 1967.

# hidden - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Here are some handy iPhone and Android gestures you might not know about

What do you mean there’s more to my phone than tapping on apps?

# hidden - Monday 21 March, 2016

The mystery of the historic bomb-making equipment found in a Dublin attic

Jorge Zulkouski found the items ten years ago and with the 1916 centenary coming up, he thought now was the time to try to find out more.

# hidden - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

From Business ETC Facebook's best-kept secret is a second website that's for talking to your friends Obscure

Facebook's best-kept secret is a second website that's for talking to your friends

Should Facebook be banned in your workplace, there’s another way around it.

# hidden - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

€140,000 worth of cocaine found in cosmetic bottles in checked in bag at Dublin airport

Revenue officers found the drugs when they stopped and searched a 25-year-old man.

# hidden - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Can't seem to find that app you removed? Here's how to uncover it again

And any other app you’ve downloaded but no longer have on your phone.

# hidden - Monday 19 October, 2015

This sunken 400-year-old church has emerged from a reservoir Mexico This post contains images

This sunken 400-year-old church has emerged from a reservoir

The church was abandoned in the 1770s.

# hidden - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Here's how to check where that short link leads to

Because you shouldn’t click every link you come across.

# hidden - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Ever wondered how to see a friend's hidden Facebook posts?

Well, wonder no more, because here’s how to do it. *shudder

# hidden - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

X-ray scanner found cars, electronics and engines hidden in this truck

The lorry at Dublin Port was destined for West Africa.

# hidden - Sunday 1 February, 2015

This is how you can select who sees you on Facebook Chat

Should you only want a few friends to know you’re online.

# hidden - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Varadkar: There was "no attempt to conceal" waiting list numbers

The HSE was accused of having ‘hidden waiting lists’ today.

# hidden - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Spanish police dogs sniffed out cocaine hidden in bananas

Nine people have been arrested.

# hidden - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Gardaí appeal for information on two bodies discovered in Meath lake

The bodies were found during a search for two missing Dublin men.

# hidden - Monday 7 April, 2014

Hundred-year-old treasure found in time capsule under Columbus monument

Coins, medals, banknotes and some old scrolls were found in the box which was hidden when the monument was put in place in 1921.

# hidden - Monday 18 March, 2013

Instagram pics show life inside North Korea Secret Lives This post contains images

Instagram pics show life inside North Korea

David Guttenfelder, Associated Press’s chief photographer in Asia, is posting from inside Pyongyang. Fascinating.

# hidden - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Prehistoric Indian Ocean mini-continent found

Scientists have dubbed the slab ‘Mauritia’, as it was found under the island of Mauritius.

# hidden - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Hidden History: The Irish and the American Civil War

Did you know that nearly 200,000 Irish men (and some women) served in this war – and tens of thousands of them were killed in action?

# hidden - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge Man tracks down MacBook thief by using the stolen computer to spy on him Justice

Man tracks down MacBook thief by using the stolen computer to spy on him

Software installed on Joshua Kaufman’s MacBook allowed him, and police to track down the burglar by taking pictures of him in secret.