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# irish - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?
# Genocide
# Genocide

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?

Nov 22nd 2017, 1:45 PM 46,111 Views 82 Comments

Timeline in pictures and video: on the day Ratko Mladic is imprisoned for life, TheJournal.ie takes a look back at the events of July 1995 – the UN and Europe’s darkest hour.

# irish - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Here's what RTÉ's top earning presenters are taking home
# No Business Like Showbusiness
# No Business Like Showbusiness

Here's what RTÉ's top earning presenters are taking home

Mar 15th 2016, 10:19 PM 88,115 Views 198 Comments

It’s down on what it was back six years ago.

Wetherspoons' plans for a 'super pub' on Camden Street have hit a snag
# Dublin
# Dublin

Wetherspoons' plans for a 'super pub' on Camden Street have hit a snag

Mar 15th 2016, 3:48 PM 30,862 Views 52 Comments

The street may already have too many pubs.

# irish - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Here's what's happening in Dublin for the Chinese New Year
# Monkey 2016
# Monkey 2016

Here's what's happening in Dublin for the Chinese New Year

Feb 6th 2016, 8:12 AM 27,515 Views 23 Comments

The annual festival is back in the capital from today until 21 February.

# irish - Sunday 31 January, 2016

In this day and age, how do small bands make money?
# Sing For Your Supper
# Sing For Your Supper

In this day and age, how do small bands make money?

Jan 31st 2016, 7:00 PM 26,423 Views 40 Comments

“We found a few years ago that the Credit Union funded more Irish releases than all the major labels.”

Here are 12 ways to become a charismatic leader
# Follow My Lead
# Follow My Lead

Here are 12 ways to become a charismatic leader

Jan 31st 2016, 11:15 AM 20,313 Views 31 Comments

From a solid handshake to conquering self-doubt.

Want to make your phone more useful? Try automating tasks
# TechKnowHow
From Business ETC
# TechKnowHow

Want to make your phone more useful? Try automating tasks

Jan 31st 2016, 11:00 AM 21,545 Views 10 Comments

It might not be for everyone but it can speed tasks up or allow you to carry out entirely different actions.

# irish - Saturday 30 January, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
From Business ETC
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Jan 30th 2016, 11:30 AM 26,761 Views 4 Comments

Featuring train times, dozing off to podcasts and expressions for alarms.

Airbnb has become such a behemoth it's generating spin-off businesses
# At Your Service
From Business ETC
# At Your Service

Airbnb has become such a behemoth it's generating spin-off businesses

Jan 30th 2016, 10:00 AM 16,737 Views 10 Comments

A new Irish startup is feeding off the popularity of the home sharing service.

# irish - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Catherine Murphy: Irish Water company met with 'Phil' before getting 'lucrative contract'
# Tapped Up
# Tapped Up

Catherine Murphy: Irish Water company met with 'Phil' before getting 'lucrative contract'

Jan 28th 2016, 4:40 PM 34,343 Views 167 Comments

The Social Democrat TD made a number of claims about Abtran in the Dáil today.

This legacy software for the web is finally biting the dust
# NO MORE
From Business ETC
# NO MORE

This legacy software for the web is finally biting the dust

Jan 28th 2016, 1:54 PM 20,754 Views 14 Comments

The Java plugin was introduced back in the 90s but security flaws and vulnerabilities have seen many call for its end.

State slapped with legal action over Irish data protection regime
# Privacy Rights
# Privacy Rights

State slapped with legal action over Irish data protection regime

Jan 28th 2016, 12:22 PM 9,233 Views 6 Comments

Digital Rights Ireland claims the State has not properly implemented EU legislation on data protection.

So after its best year ever, what's next for Facebook?
# Growing And Growing
From Business ETC
# Growing And Growing

So after its best year ever, what's next for Facebook?

Jan 28th 2016, 10:29 AM 7,678 Views 9 Comments

The company generated €16.45 billion in revenue and now has 1.59 billion monthly active users.

These countries are set to cosy-up over tax information
# New Rules
From Business ETC
# New Rules

These countries are set to cosy-up over tax information

Jan 28th 2016, 10:13 AM 9,981 Views 25 Comments

Information exchange between 31 OECD nations is set to start next year.

Supermac's has been dealt a blow in its fight against McDonald's
# Not So Super
# Not So Super

Supermac's has been dealt a blow in its fight against McDonald's

Jan 28th 2016, 9:40 AM 52,892 Views 88 Comments

The EU found that the two companies had identical milk, meat that was “similar to a high degree” and similar seasonings.

# irish - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision
# BUST
From Business ETC
# BUST

Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision

Jan 27th 2016, 11:13 PM 54,309 Views 153 Comments

The movie chain blamed poor Christmas sales and the declining rental market.

Didn’t pay attention to the banking inquiry? This is everything you need to know
# End Of The Road
# End Of The Road

Didn’t pay attention to the banking inquiry? This is everything you need to know

Jan 27th 2016, 11:12 PM 27,434 Views 108 Comments

The committee of inquiry has presented its findings and recommendations regarding Ireland’s banking crisis after 14 months.

'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate
# Nowhere To Go
From Business ETC
# Nowhere To Go

'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate

Jan 27th 2016, 2:56 PM 14,205 Views 45 Comments

The arts collective are faced with leaving Smithfield due to rising rents.

Does your browser crash frequently? Flash could be the problem
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Does your browser crash frequently? Flash could be the problem

Jan 27th 2016, 12:00 PM 14,801 Views 7 Comments

And it’s easy to disable so it doesn’t bother you again.

The iPhone may have finally reached its peak
# Where Now?
From Business ETC
# Where Now?

The iPhone may have finally reached its peak

Jan 27th 2016, 8:39 AM 13,480 Views 33 Comments

Apple expects iPhone sales to decline over the next quarter, the first time since the original was launched in 2007.

# irish - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Tesco is looking to cut long-term staff's wages in a big way
# Everything Reduced
# Everything Reduced

Tesco is looking to cut long-term staff's wages in a big way

Jan 26th 2016, 11:18 PM 133,458 Views 219 Comments

The supermarket giant is seeking to place all staff of greater than 20 years service on new, vastly-reduced, contracts.

A Dublin pub has been told to stop letting dogs in
# Scoop Doggy Dog
# Scoop Doggy Dog

A Dublin pub has been told to stop letting dogs in

Jan 26th 2016, 8:06 PM 51,439 Views 115 Comments

The HSE has told the bar that it’s no longer allowed to be ‘dog friendly’.

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

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

Jan 26th 2016, 7:30 PM 28,061 Views 19 Comments

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

Investors are worried that iPhone sales have finally reached their limit
# Momentum Shift
From Business ETC
# Momentum Shift

Investors are worried that iPhone sales have finally reached their limit

Jan 26th 2016, 2:13 PM 16,558 Views 40 Comments

Analysts are expecting Apple to report a significant slowdown in sales growth at its earnings call.

Uber's latest weapon in its quest for world domination is a children's toy
# Bop It Like It's Hot
From Business ETC
# Bop It Like It's Hot

Uber's latest weapon in its quest for world domination is a children's toy

Jan 26th 2016, 12:38 PM 12,788 Views 9 Comments

Bop it, twist it, tap it… It’s the children’s toy from 1996.

"Outrageous": Hillary lashes US company's 'inversion' deal with Irish firm
# Not Happy
From Business ETC
# Not Happy

"Outrageous": Hillary lashes US company's 'inversion' deal with Irish firm

Jan 26th 2016, 9:34 AM 27,778 Views 66 Comments

Wisconsin-based Johnson Controls are trying to “shirk” their US tax obligations, Clinton says.

It's official: Black Friday is destroying the December sales
# Dealz Dealz Dealz
From Business ETC
# Dealz Dealz Dealz

It's official: Black Friday is destroying the December sales

Jan 26th 2016, 6:01 AM 20,312 Views 22 Comments

The popular US sales frenzy shows a mixed bag of results for retailers in Ireland.

# irish - Monday 25 January, 2016

There's a prank website that will crash your iPhone when you visit it
# Too Many Characters
From Business ETC
# Too Many Characters

There's a prank website that will crash your iPhone when you visit it

Jan 25th 2016, 4:51 PM 34,309 Views 12 Comments

Thankfully it won’t do any major harm if you do end up clicking it.

Dublin Bus passengers are less savvy these days about getting their cash back
# Cash Back
# Cash Back

Dublin Bus passengers are less savvy these days about getting their cash back

Jan 25th 2016, 3:00 PM 16,139 Views 34 Comments

It appears that during the recession years we were a lot more eager to reclaim their change.

The reason why the Internet of Things revolution is about to kickstart in Ireland
# VT Networks
From Business ETC
# VT Networks

The reason why the Internet of Things revolution is about to kickstart in Ireland

Jan 25th 2016, 1:39 PM 21,774 Views 27 Comments

The €1.2 million raised by VT Networks will make Ireland more friendly for smart devices.

There seems to be no escape from Facebook's dominance
# Popularity Contest
From Business ETC
# Popularity Contest

There seems to be no escape from Facebook's dominance

Jan 25th 2016, 12:36 PM 10,657 Views 13 Comments

It has two of the most popular messaging apps among Irish users with FB Messenger taking first place.

Twitter really isn't messing around with its restructuring plans
# Exodus
From Business ETC
# Exodus

Twitter really isn't messing around with its restructuring plans

Jan 25th 2016, 10:12 AM 12,524 Views 19 Comments

Four of its top executives are now leaving the company as the company tries to reverse its fortunes.

This is what the massive new Facebook data centre in Meath will look like
# Clonee
From Business ETC
# Clonee

This is what the massive new Facebook data centre in Meath will look like

Jan 25th 2016, 8:27 AM 30,958 Views 34 Comments

The company’s first data centre in Ireland is expected to open in late 2017 or early 2018.

The average pension payout for Irish people is just €6,000 per year at present
# Rainy Days
# Rainy Days

The average pension payout for Irish people is just €6,000 per year at present

Jan 25th 2016, 6:00 AM 26,393 Views 18 Comments

25% more Irish people are covered by a pension plan now however, compared with 2010, according to a new survey.

# irish - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Trailers: These are the 10 Netflix original shows people will be watching in 2016
# Binge Watching
From Business ETC
# Binge Watching

Trailers: These are the 10 Netflix original shows people will be watching in 2016

Jan 24th 2016, 7:00 PM 47,750 Views 48 Comments

Here’s the line-up for the year of online TV.

Those dots you see in iMessage are more complicated than you think
# Typing Bubble
From Business ETC
# Typing Bubble

Those dots you see in iMessage are more complicated than you think

Jan 24th 2016, 8:45 AM 283,903 Views 29 Comments

The bubble, in fact, doesn’t always appear when someone is typing, or disappear when someone stops typing.

# irish - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Google is to pay its UK taxes in Britain from now on, rather than in Ireland...
# Taxing Times
# Taxing Times

Google is to pay its UK taxes in Britain from now on, rather than in Ireland...

Jan 23rd 2016, 1:59 PM 32,125 Views 47 Comments

The online giant is to pay €172 million in back taxes in the UK following a six-year probe by UK revenue and customs.

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
From Business ETC
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Jan 23rd 2016, 11:30 AM 16,704 Views 3 Comments

Featuring oldschool Mega Man action, watching YouTube on any iPad app and quick notes

George Hook has a publisher for his erotic novel about a radio boss and a billionaire
# First Stab
# First Stab

George Hook has a publisher for his erotic novel about a radio boss and a billionaire

Jan 23rd 2016, 11:15 AM 11,733 Views 28 Comments

The veteran broadcaster unleashed his idea for the page-turner last summer. He won’t let go of it, it seems.

DDoS attacks brought down lottery and government sites, but what are they?
# Hacking
From Business ETC
# Hacking

DDoS attacks brought down lottery and government sites, but what are they?

Jan 23rd 2016, 8:45 AM 15,249 Views 18 Comments

It was the reason why a number of high-profile Irish sites were forced offline, but how much of a problem can they be?

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