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# skype - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Man jailed for 6.5 years for sexual exploitation and defilement of child
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man jailed for 6.5 years for sexual exploitation and defilement of child

Mar 7th 2018, 1:30 PM 21,067 Views 19 Comments

The girl’s mother contacted gardaí after finding concerning messages on her laptop.

# skype - Friday 26 January, 2018

Dublin man who used Snapchat and Skype to exploit young girls jailed for 9.5 years
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin man who used Snapchat and Skype to exploit young girls jailed for 9.5 years

Jan 26th 2018, 2:02 PM 26,619 Views 77 Comments

The final two years were suspended by the judge.

# skype - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Prisoners want to be able to use Skype to contact their families
# Visitation
# Visitation

Prisoners want to be able to use Skype to contact their families

Oct 24th 2017, 7:00 AM 9,966 Views 47 Comments

Overcrowding, nutrition, healthcare and access to mental health services remain as issues for prisons in Ireland.

# skype - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

"He still had my letters" - the Irish woman who married her American teenage penpal
# Love Letters
# Love Letters

"He still had my letters" - the Irish woman who married her American teenage penpal

Feb 17th 2016, 3:05 PM 28,399 Views 13 Comments

Siobhán Moran and David Roth started writing to each other in 1993. Then last year, he finally found her again after years of trying.

# skype - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Why Europe isn't creating any Googles or Facebooks
# Dislike Button
# Dislike Button

Why Europe isn't creating any Googles or Facebooks

Sep 22nd 2015, 2:18 PM 13,584 Views 20 Comments

There’s a massive gulf between the US and Europe when it comes to tech success stories.

# skype - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

First iMessage, now Skype has its own messaging bug issue
# Bugged Out
# Bugged Out

First iMessage, now Skype has its own messaging bug issue

Jun 3rd 2015, 1:45 PM 11,429 Views 8 Comments

A fix for the bug has been recently released.

# skype - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Now anyone can use Skype's real-time video chat translator
# Babel Fish
# Babel Fish

Now anyone can use Skype's real-time video chat translator

May 12th 2015, 4:57 PM 7,583 Views 6 Comments

Four spoken languages – English, Spanish, Italian, and Mandarin – are supported by the service and is available to anyone with Windows 8.1 or above.

# skype - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Rupert Murdoch could be about to make Skype change its name
# What's In A Name?
# What's In A Name?

Rupert Murdoch could be about to make Skype change its name

May 6th 2015, 6:04 AM 14,506 Views 24 Comments

The video messaging company has come off worse in a legal battle with the Australian media mogul’s Sky PLC.

# skype - Thursday 12 March, 2015

An English councillor says he can do his job from the USA
# Letter From America
# Letter From America

An English councillor says he can do his job from the USA

Mar 12th 2015, 4:53 PM 12,844 Views 21 Comments

Telecommuting is all the rage, sure.

# skype - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Jan 29th 2015, 11:09 PM 19,417 Views 0 Comments

Coláiste Eoin, Skype facilities and the first Laureate of Irish fiction.

There is a 'Skype facility' in Leinster House after all. Well, sort of...
# The Internet
# The Internet

There is a 'Skype facility' in Leinster House after all. Well, sort of...

Jan 29th 2015, 11:06 PM 27,932 Views 71 Comments

TheJournal.ie has done some digging today…

# skype - Thursday 22 January, 2015

This eccentric entrepreneur wants to kill Skype
# Private Chat
# Private Chat

This eccentric entrepreneur wants to kill Skype

Jan 22nd 2015, 6:45 PM 18,562 Views 23 Comments

MegaChat, his new video calling service, is said to offer end-to-end encryption to keep calls private.

# skype - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Walt Disney paid less than 1% tax on its billion-dollar profits: Luxleaks
# Taking The Mickey
# Taking The Mickey

Walt Disney paid less than 1% tax on its billion-dollar profits: Luxleaks

Dec 10th 2014, 5:23 PM 14,156 Views 17 Comments

Pressure is mounting on European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

# skype - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

A topless woman wandered on screen during the Xtra Factor on Sunday
# Xxxtra Factor
From The Daily Edge
# Xxxtra Factor

A topless woman wandered on screen during the Xtra Factor on Sunday

Nov 25th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,318 Views 0 Comments

Dermot O’Leary was completely lost for words.

# skype - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Portmarnock beach, Thomas Piketty, and butter coffee: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Portmarnock beach, Thomas Piketty, and butter coffee: The week in numbers

Jun 21st 2014, 7:30 PM 12,296 Views 2 Comments

Plus: How many people in Ireland have a Skype account?

# skype - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

The most popular messaging service among Irish adults isn't WhatsApp or Viber...
# Old School
# Old School

The most popular messaging service among Irish adults isn't WhatsApp or Viber...

Jun 17th 2014, 3:44 PM 44,008 Views 17 Comments

It’s actually one that’s been around much longer.

# skype - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Microsoft reveals real-time language translator for Skype calls
# Universal Translation
# Universal Translation

Microsoft reveals real-time language translator for Skype calls

May 28th 2014, 11:37 AM 5,833 Views 25 Comments

The feature allows users to speak to each other in their native language, which Skype then translates in real-time.

# skype - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

New RTÉ show follows Irish families as they Skype their loved ones abroad
# Missing You
From The Daily Edge
# Missing You

New RTÉ show follows Irish families as they Skype their loved ones abroad

Dec 17th 2013, 4:52 PM 1,805 Views 2 Comments

Your St Stephen’s Day telly is now sorted.

# skype - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

This moving Skype ad will make you cry hot salty tears
# Tissues Please
From The Daily Edge
# Tissues Please

This moving Skype ad will make you cry hot salty tears

Nov 5th 2013, 10:30 PM 2,938 Views 0 Comments

Teenagers with only one arm each connect from across the world.

# skype - Saturday 26 October, 2013

8 pets who know Skype is a great way to spend quality time with someone
# Herro?
From The Daily Edge
# Herro?

8 pets who know Skype is a great way to spend quality time with someone

Oct 26th 2013, 3:00 PM 4,885 Views 2 Comments

They want to keep in touch, ok?

# skype - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Irish girl (17) 'forced into stripping on Skype' by US computer hacker
# Online Safety
# Online Safety

Irish girl (17) 'forced into stripping on Skype' by US computer hacker

Sep 28th 2013, 8:30 AM 42,525 Views 68 Comments

The girl was allegedly forced into stripping by California’s Jared James Abrahams who has been charged with hacking into the webcams of several women.

# skype - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Warning over man offering schoolgirls paid modelling work through Facebook
# Belfast
# Belfast

Warning over man offering schoolgirls paid modelling work through Facebook

Sep 12th 2013, 3:05 PM 11,680 Views 16 Comments

One school in Belfast told parents that the man involved befriends the girls through the site and insists they set up a Skype account.

# skype - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Comedian Skypes his way around the world
# Brring Brring
From The Daily Edge
# Brring Brring

Comedian Skypes his way around the world

Aug 22nd 2013, 10:29 AM 875 Views 0 Comments

Mark Malkoff asked people in 162 countries what they wanted. The results are great.

# skype - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

EU wants to ban mobile networks from blocking Skype over 3G
# Net Neutrality
# Net Neutrality

EU wants to ban mobile networks from blocking Skype over 3G

Jun 4th 2013, 2:30 PM 12,150 Views 28 Comments

The European Commission wants to guarantee net neutrality by stopping carriers from selectively blocking services.

# skype - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

NASDAQ bell to ring in Ireland for the first time
# Web Summit
# Web Summit

NASDAQ bell to ring in Ireland for the first time

May 22nd 2013, 4:58 PM 6,197 Views 13 Comments

Millions of people will watch the NASDAQ stock market open live from the Dublin Web Summit.

# skype - Sunday 12 May, 2013

The 25 most popular free iPhone apps of all time
# Apple
# Apple

The 25 most popular free iPhone apps of all time

May 12th 2013, 6:30 PM 39,455 Views 48 Comments

Sorry, Android users. You’re probably not going to want to read this article.

# skype - Friday 26 April, 2013

11 internet firsts you probably never heard of
# Internet Firsts
# Internet Firsts

11 internet firsts you probably never heard of

Apr 26th 2013, 9:30 PM 25,433 Views 30 Comments

The first photo ever uploaded to the internet, the first registered domain name… let’s step back into the internet’s history.

# skype - Monday 18 February, 2013

7 of the all-time best grannies on the internet
# That's Gran
From The Daily Edge
# That's Gran

7 of the all-time best grannies on the internet

Feb 18th 2013, 9:00 PM 20,153 Views 5 Comments

Whoa.

# skype - Sunday 27 January, 2013

The Silver Surfer who's still riding the crest of a wave
# My Tech Life
# My Tech Life

The Silver Surfer who's still riding the crest of a wave

Jan 27th 2013, 9:45 AM 8,432 Views 9 Comments

Marie O’Gorman may not be able to fly because of a medical condition, but she still has the world at her fingertips.

# skype - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

These dogs miss each other, so they're on Skype
# This Is Dog
From The Daily Edge
# This Is Dog

These dogs miss each other, so they're on Skype

Jan 16th 2013, 9:00 PM 13,774 Views 6 Comments

Hello? Yes, this is dog.

# skype - Monday 10 December, 2012

Win your loved one's dream gift: A Christmas chat with Robbie Keane
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Win your loved one's dream gift: A Christmas chat with Robbie Keane

Dec 10th 2012, 2:29 PM 657 Views 0 Comments

It’s always been our boyhood dream anyway.

# skype - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

'Phone foulup' could cost Cardinals the World Series
# Fail
From The42
# Fail

'Phone foulup' could cost Cardinals the World Series

Oct 26th 2011, 1:24 PM 185 Views 0 Comments

A communication failure meant that instructions on the Cardinals’ bench were misinterpreted, hampering their chances of success in the process.

# skype - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Coming soon to a Facebook account near you... video calling
# FaceSkype
# FaceSkype

Coming soon to a Facebook account near you... video calling

Jul 6th 2011, 7:08 PM 732 Views 11 Comments

Facebook unveils new deal with Skype.

# skype - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Watch: Leaked video of what Skype on the iPad looks like
# Whoops
# Whoops

Watch: Leaked video of what Skype on the iPad looks like

Jun 25th 2011, 11:24 AM 1,569 Views 10 Comments

It appears the online video chat service accidentally released its promo video a little early.

# skype - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Skype users unleash their rage on Twitter as service goes down
# Fail
# Fail

Skype users unleash their rage on Twitter as service goes down

Jun 7th 2011, 1:30 PM 1,218 Views 4 Comments

Skype service goes down for a second time in two weeks for some users across the globe. Microsoft recently bought the service for $8.5 billion.

# skype - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

May 10th 2011, 7:47 PM 1,946 Views 0 Comments

Our nightly wrap-up of what’s been going on… including some hints on who to watch in tonight’s Eurovision semi-final.

Microsoft confirms $8.5bn takeover of Skype service
# Skype
# Skype

Microsoft confirms $8.5bn takeover of Skype service

May 10th 2011, 5:04 PM 1,028 Views 0 Comments

The takeover deal, first flagged by the Wall Street Journal this morning, is the largest in Microsoft’s 36-year history.

# skype - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Hospitalised groom weds in last-minute Skype wedding
# Skype Wedding
From The Daily Edge
# Skype Wedding

Hospitalised groom weds in last-minute Skype wedding

Mar 8th 2011, 10:23 AM 527 Views 0 Comments

Samuel Kim caught a lung infection that kept him in an isolation ward – but he still wed using the video-chat software.

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