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# laptop - Friday 21 September, 2018

Italy's competition watchdog is investigating Ryanair's hand luggage charge

The watchdog described hand luggage as an “essential” item for travellers.

# laptop - Friday 12 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge JK Rowling asked people to help a Dublin student find an important bag - and it worked PH PLEA

# laptop - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Flying to the US soon? You may soon be banned from using your laptop

Lat month, the US banned passengers on direct flights to the United States from 10 airports in eight countries.

# laptop - Thursday 4 May, 2017

You won't have to buy a TV licence for your laptop, PC or tablet

The idea to extend the TV licence fee to other devices has been scrapped by Denis Naughten.

# laptop - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Banning laptops on flights was prompted by 'credible' reports of potential IS attacks

Affected airlines have until Saturday to implement the restrictions.

# laptop - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Now Canada's considering a ban on large devices on Middle Eastern flights

Earlier today, the UK government confirmed the new measure, while US reports hinted at a similar ban.

# laptop - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Know anyone who isn't tech-savvy? This is how you can help them this Christmas

It’s a tough job but someone has to do it.

# laptop - Thursday 15 September, 2016

The FBI's director says we should all cover up our webcams

“It’s not crazy that the FBI director cares about personal security as well”

# laptop - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

What are the chances someone is spying on you through your laptop camera?

It might be an unlikely situation, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be careful.

# laptop - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Death sentence for woman who killed boyfriend and cut out his heart

She had discovered he kept footage of him having sex with her and other women on his laptop.

# laptop - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Homeless people given laptops in effort to improve access to jobs market and online connectivity

The initiative wants to help people who are cut out from the job market because they have no access to computers.

# laptop - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Man who stole a father's laptop during child's funeral jailed for four and a half years

The laptop was being used by Norris Martin to show photos of his deceased six-year-old son TJ at his funeral when it was stolen.

# laptop - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Muslim schoolboy wasn't interviewed because of 'terrorist' spelling mistake, police say

Under UK law, the child’s teachers followed protocol by reporting him.

# laptop - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

This is what could happen if you leave a charging device on your bed

A fire broke out in an apartment in Dublin 8 last night after a device that was charging on a bed caught fire.

# laptop - Monday 16 November, 2015

What you should consider when purchasing a laptop?

Laptops are still the bread and butter of productivity so it’s worth taking the time to buy the right one.

# laptop - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Poll: Do you keep electronic devices out of the bedroom? Your Say This post contains a poll

# laptop - Friday 8 May, 2015

Microsoft has created the first cheap Surface you will actually want

Think of the Surface 3 as a jack of all trades, but a master of none.

# laptop - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy went viral for breaking his laptop to stop his mam catching him on Pornhub Desperate Measures This post contains a poll

# laptop - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

George Hook gets his stolen credit cards back in mysterious package

The radio presenter’s briefcase had been taken from his car earlier this month.

# laptop - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Laptop containing children's personal details stolen from car of HSE staff member

The laptop contained the age groups, schools, addresses and phone numbers of a number of children.

# laptop - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

The smaller, reversible USB that will replace all connectors is ready for production

The design for the next-gen USB has been completed, and it plans to solve the problems associated with current connectors.

# laptop - Friday 27 June, 2014

Woman electrocuted by faulty USB charger on her laptop

The 28-year-old woman was found wearing headphones and with her computer in her lap.

# laptop - Monday 26 May, 2014

Artist who had laptop stolen offers reward 'no questions asked' Appeal This post contains images

Artist who had laptop stolen offers reward 'no questions asked'

It was stolen at Temple Bar last week.

# laptop - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge 'Hero' taxi driver returns lost unfinished novel to Irish author Lost Novel

'Hero' taxi driver returns lost unfinished novel to Irish author

The laptop was left in the back of a taxi Kate Kerrigan took from Heuston Station.

# laptop - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man fights in US court for the right to marry his laptop Digital Love

Man fights in US court for the right to marry his laptop

The man claims love is love, even between human and computer.

# laptop - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Weird Wide Web: Bare bottoms, emails from space and a selfie search engine

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# laptop - Thursday 19 December, 2013

International standards group pushes for universal laptop charger

The IEC aims to reduce e-waste created by chargers, which is said to exceed half a million tons each year.

# laptop - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

The reversible USB is finally on its way

The new USB cables means users won’t have to worry about which end they use, or if the plug is upside down.

# laptop - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Man accused of murdering April Jones (5) kept pictures of her on laptop

The court heard that Mark Bridger had a folder on his computer with images of April and her half-sisters.

# laptop - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Just 5 per cent of people don't own TVs - survey

That is according to a new survey from Comreg, which also found that 75 per cent of those asked said they own a laptop.

# laptop - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Three charged with Boston bombing cover-up

The three teenagers – two Kazakhs and an American – appear to have been hastily trying to keep him out of trouble rather than taking part in an organised conspiracy.

# laptop - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Google launches Chromebooks in Ireland

Both the Samsung and Acer versions of the laptop will be available, ranging in price from €247 to €379.

# laptop - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Half of EU businesses gave smartphones or laptops to staff Europe This post contains a poll

Half of EU businesses gave smartphones or laptops to staff

But not every business supplied their employees with devices that had a mobile internet connection.

# laptop - Sunday 30 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Weird Wide Web: The week in online oddities Week In Web This post contains videos

Weird Wide Web: The week in online oddities

The internet’s best offerings in social media, tech, science and weird news.

# laptop - Monday 27 August, 2012

Survey: Modern technology unites and divides Irish households

The survey also showed almost half of respondents cite sleeping next to a mobile phone as giving them a better night’s sleep.

# laptop - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Stolen unencrypted laptop contained details of 900 Bord Gais employees Exclusive

The personal information of around 900 Bord Gais employees was on the laptop which was stolen from the Dublin 1 office earlier this month.

# laptop - Monday 23 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Students compete to have doodle shown on Google Ireland homepage Google Doodle This post contains images

Students compete to have doodle shown on Google Ireland homepage

75 students from primary and secondary schools across Ireland have had their drawings chosen from almost 2,000 entries to this year’s competition.

# laptop - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

Former FBI, NASA man tracks laptop thief

Greg Martin’s MacBook Pro was stolen during the London riots last week – but tracking software helped him photograph the alleged thief as they used it.

# laptop - Friday 6 May, 2011

One in five Irish people watch TV regularly on a computer

Despite change in how people watch TV shows, survey finds 60 per cent are not in favour of Universal Household Charge.