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# irish - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

There's a hidden feature in Android notifications that you might not know about

So long as you have Lollipop 5.0 or above.

Tonight, Apple will hold one of its biggest events in years

New iPhones are a given at this point, but what else could Apple have in store for us later this evening?

# irish - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Ex-government press secretary and retired jockey among tax defaulters

Retired jockey Charlie Swan made a settlement of more than €122,000 with Revenue.

Netflix has an odd reason for not allowing offline playback

Its chief product officer said that including it would leave some users ‘paralysed’ by the choice.

Skellig Wars Episode II: The Minister Strikes Back

Minister Heather Humphreys says those opposed to the filming on environmental grounds are wrong.

This futuristic glass lets astronauts drink whiskey in space

*Provided you’ve figured out a way to travel into space.

US company adds to its 13,000 staff with new Irish office

SAS is set to create 150 new jobs over the next three years.

Looking to buy? The first of two enormous property auctions is kicking off in Dublin today

€35 million worth of houses and property are set to go under the hammer at the RDS from 9am in Allsop’s biggest ever auction.

# irish - Monday 7 September, 2015

40 Irish bankers earned at least €1 million in 2013

Two bankers were earning €2 million or more.

Lots of people want to buy troubled Kerry Spring Water

A provisional liquidator was appointed to the company after it was dropped by Dunnes Stores.

This is how you take control of your privacy on Windows 10

It’s been out for more than a month now but if you are concerned about what data is being shared, here’s how to change that.

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Tractor -V- Water Cannon: EU to give farmers €500m after mass protest

Up to 6,000 farmers took part in the protest, claiming that their livelihoods are at risk by below-cost selling from retailers.

Here's another reminder not to download porn apps from unfamiliar sites

Or any apps from unfamiliar sites for that matter (unless you really trust the source).

Canon has unveiled an absurdly powerful image sensor

Anyone in need of 250 megapixels?

Here's a glimpse at what a massive new holiday resort in Longford will look like

Center Parcs wants to build its first site outside England in the midlands county.

How's this for a Monday morning... Ireland's getting 200+ new jobs

Eishtec has created more than 1,000 positions in the south-east over the past four years.

Thought Ireland loved Penneys? The fashion-conscious French are lapping it up

The country has been a fertile feeding ground for the budget clothing chain.

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Poll: What winter TV show are you most likely to be glued to?

Ryan, Cheryl or Daniel?

# irish - Sunday 6 September, 2015

QUIZ: Real or fake - Are these the stories behind tech's most iconic logos?

Designing a logo take a lot of work, you know.

How two men built a pub and brewing empire from the depths of the recession

We talked to one of the brains behind the Galway Bay Brewery about pub closures, craft beer and the Wetherspoon effect.

Pat Kenny's show on UTV Ireland has been given the axe

Pat Kenny In The Round won’t return for a second season.

The Irish website that looks like it hasn't changed in forever is finally getting a makeover

We asked the head of how the site was holding up in the social media era.

Tears of joy as Germany welcomes refugee trains streaming into Munich

Over 6,000 people have already arrived and tens of thousands more are expected in the coming weeks.

Jessica Alba's company is being sued for selling "deceptively" labelled products

Honest, which sells eco-friendly household products like premium diapers and toothpaste, recently raised $100 million at a $1.7 billion valuation.

# irish - Saturday 5 September, 2015

What's it like to eat sandwiches for a living? We asked an expert to find out...

As part of our odd jobs series, Ian Mullin told us what it’s like to work as head of innovation for Freshways Food Co.

Browne on Adams: "He was by far the most important person in the IRA from 1980 onwards."

Vincent Browne tells us why he wanted to make a new three part documentary about the Sinn Féin leader.

Can you guess what the biggest film of the summer was?

We bet you can’t. (Not really).

Apple's new "spaceship" headquarters is pretty spectacular

The building will house 12,000 staff.

The major differences between successful and unsuccessful people

Here’s six mantras to follow in order to make more of a success of your career.

Enda Kenny took aim at Sinn Féin in a big way last night

He was speaking to a room full of British and Irish businesspeople in Cambridge.

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a way to temporary block annoying apps, a fitness app that’s also a tamagotchi and a twist on the classic Solitaire.

Marty Morrissey crashed a wedding live on the Late Late last night

One of the most Irish pieces of telly that has ever existed.

"I think I have plans" - The Late Late Show may be back but TV3 isn't watching

The station’s director of content says that they’ve no plans for a weekend chat show.

# irish - Friday 4 September, 2015

Spotify has finally explained why it's looking for more of your data

Spotify has finally explained why it's looking for more of your data

After heavy criticism for its new privacy policy, it has updated it to include a plain language explanation.

The CEO of a billion-dollar startup who quit for his family is back working in Silicon Valley

Max Schireson made headlines with his decision last year – but he’s making a comeback.

WhatsApp takes one step closer to realising its dream of one billion users

Its founder announced the app now has 900 million monthly active users, five months after it reached the 800 million mark.

# irish - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Ex-Anglo CFO: "I don’t think anyone foresaw the scale of crisis"

Matt Moran, CFO at the bank between 2004 and 2008, acknowledged that he was granted immunity from prosecution with regard to all affairs at Anglo.

Ireland may have big entrepreneurial dreams - but we're still wedded to the boss's chequebook

The country is below average when it comes to most key startup indicators.

Eircom says services are returning to normal today

The loss of service yesterday impacted customers south of the country and in Dublin.

The EU's top court has punched a hole in Leo's plan for higher alcohol prices

The laws could breach European free-trade rules.