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# text - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

'Alisson texted me to say he was proud' - Caoimhín Kelleher
# Understudy
From The42
# Understudy

'Alisson texted me to say he was proud' - Caoimhín Kelleher

Dec 9th 2020, 9:03 AM 9,161 Views 7 Comments

The Irishman kept clean sheets on his European debut against Ajax a week ago and his weekend Premier League bow against Wolves.

# text - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Dart passengers now able to report anti-social behaviour via text message
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Dart passengers now able to report anti-social behaviour via text message

Aug 17th 2019, 6:38 PM 14,036 Views 21 Comments

People can text the word TRAIN followed by their location and details of the incident in question to 51444.

# text - Thursday 8 March, 2018

'It was pretty appalling' - Aer Lingus communication slammed by Irish stranded across Europe during Storm Emma
# Failure To Communicate
# Failure To Communicate

'It was pretty appalling' - Aer Lingus communication slammed by Irish stranded across Europe during Storm Emma

Mar 8th 2018, 12:05 AM 47,963 Views 65 Comments

Customers stranded in airports across the continent have vented at the perceived lack of communication from the airline as to what was going on.

# text - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

All eyes on Irish border as Brexit draft text to be finalised today
# Divorce
# Divorce

All eyes on Irish border as Brexit draft text to be finalised today

Feb 28th 2018, 6:10 AM 6,919 Views 22 Comments

The draft will give a legal basis to last December’s preliminary agreement.

# text - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Does Irish Water have your correct details? At least 19,000 customers need to get in touch so they can get their refund
# Refunds
# Refunds

Does Irish Water have your correct details? At least 19,000 customers need to get in touch so they can get their refund

Dec 7th 2017, 11:50 AM 13,855 Views 49 Comments

The water utility plans to send out over 100,000 emails and 30,000 texts to customers to ensure that the process is as efficient as possible.

# text - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Mobile phones will soon text your exact location to emergency services when you dial 999
# Location
# Location

Mobile phones will soon text your exact location to emergency services when you dial 999

Jun 13th 2017, 6:05 AM 16,822 Views 34 Comments

A pilot scheme is currently underway with three major mobile networks.

# text - Saturday 11 February, 2017

An Indian schoolbook advised children to suffocate kittens
# Experiement
# Experiement

An Indian schoolbook advised children to suffocate kittens

Feb 11th 2017, 6:30 PM 18,349 Views 22 Comments

It was part of an experiment designed to show what would happen to an animal in an airtight box – the result isn’t too surprising.

# text - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Bank of Ireland warns customers over 'smishing' text scam
# Alert
# Alert

Bank of Ireland warns customers over 'smishing' text scam

Jan 31st 2017, 6:55 PM 21,181 Views 21 Comments

A link in the message might contain malware.

# text - Monday 19 September, 2016

Sharon Horgan's daughter sent her this gas text after she lost out on an Emmy
# Catastrophe
From The Daily Edge
# Catastrophe

Sharon Horgan's daughter sent her this gas text after she lost out on an Emmy

Sep 19th 2016, 11:15 AM 13,060 Views 1 Comment

“Master of Nuns what a load of RUBBISH.”

# text - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Too dangerous to call? Some US cities explore 911 texting
# Emergency
# Emergency

Too dangerous to call? Some US cities explore 911 texting

Jul 9th 2016, 8:30 AM 14,366 Views 18 Comments

Emergency officials have stressed, however. that a voice call is preferred because dispatchers can elicit details more quickly.

# text - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

A BBC newsreader was caught texting at the desk but totally styled it out
# Caught Rapid
From The Daily Edge
# Caught Rapid

A BBC newsreader was caught texting at the desk but totally styled it out

Jun 28th 2016, 8:39 AM 7,642 Views 3 Comments

“New number, who dis?”

# text - Thursday 2 June, 2016

This dad's hilarious attempt to send a text with Siri is going viral
# Hey Siri
From The Daily Edge
# Hey Siri

This dad's hilarious attempt to send a text with Siri is going viral

Jun 2nd 2016, 1:51 PM 9,438 Views 1 Comment

We’ve all been there.

# text - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Can't take a call? You can do more than just reject it
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Can't take a call? You can do more than just reject it

May 11th 2016, 12:25 PM 20,367 Views 9 Comments

Especially if you know you’ll ring the person back later that day.

# text - Friday 6 May, 2016

A lad on First Dates was caught rapid sending a morto text on the show last night
# I Have The Fear
From The Daily Edge
# I Have The Fear

A lad on First Dates was caught rapid sending a morto text on the show last night

May 6th 2016, 8:15 AM 17,208 Views 3 Comments

KIRK!

# text - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

This girl has shared her little brother's brutal last text to his ex
# YOUNG LOVE
From The Daily Edge
# YOUNG LOVE

This girl has shared her little brother's brutal last text to his ex

May 4th 2016, 7:58 PM 15,000 Views 4 Comments

Ah here.

# text - Monday 2 May, 2016

There's a way to make your iPhone read text out to you
# Hello Dave
# Hello Dave

There's a way to make your iPhone read text out to you

May 2nd 2016, 8:30 AM 28,801 Views 11 Comments

Sometimes it’s handy to hear what’s on screen instead of reading it.

# text - Thursday 10 March, 2016

This guy completely lost it over text when his Tinder date cancelled
# Online Dating
From The Daily Edge
# Online Dating

This guy completely lost it over text when his Tinder date cancelled

Mar 10th 2016, 6:51 PM 15,568 Views 4 Comments

Oh HELL no.

# text - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Kerry man convicted of intimidating sex worker into withdrawing rape claim
# Terrifying Messages
# Terrifying Messages

Kerry man convicted of intimidating sex worker into withdrawing rape claim

Dec 2nd 2015, 6:27 PM 19,552 Views 0 Comments

The 40-year-old sent the woman threatening text messages and said he would contact her family.

# text - Sunday 8 November, 2015

There's a way to set up auto-replies on your phone and avoid annoying calls
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

There's a way to set up auto-replies on your phone and avoid annoying calls

Nov 8th 2015, 11:00 AM 19,079 Views 4 Comments

Or for any time you just don’t want to answer your phone.

# text - Monday 2 November, 2015

One in three people have answered the phone during sex
# Oh Hai Mom
# Oh Hai Mom

One in three people have answered the phone during sex

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:00 PM 18,073 Views 24 Comments

That’s according to new research which says smartphones are getting in the way of love-making.

# text - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Here's the text Bank of Ireland is sending to Leaving Cert students today
# Just Saying
From The Daily Edge
# Just Saying

Here's the text Bank of Ireland is sending to Leaving Cert students today

Aug 12th 2015, 3:20 PM 6,653 Views 1 Comment

Getting down with the kids!

# text - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Dumping someone via text is The Worst, here's why
# Call Me
From The Daily Edge
# Call Me

Dumping someone via text is The Worst, here's why

Aug 6th 2015, 12:24 PM 126,242 Views 113 Comments

You deserve more.

# text - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Lenny Kravitz finally responded to #PenisGate, by sharing this text
# Lenny's Lad
From The Daily Edge
# Lenny's Lad

Lenny Kravitz finally responded to #PenisGate, by sharing this text

Aug 5th 2015, 8:18 AM 8,983 Views 0 Comments

Dude!

# text - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

This simple thing is helping men open up about suicide
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

This simple thing is helping men open up about suicide

Jul 29th 2015, 2:03 PM 12,289 Views 15 Comments

It’s being hailed a breakthrough.

# text - Friday 17 April, 2015

Ryanair passengers texted about 10.30pm take-off... while they're onboard at 5pm
# Waiting Game
# Waiting Game

Ryanair passengers texted about 10.30pm take-off... while they're onboard at 5pm

Apr 17th 2015, 9:49 PM 87,563 Views 95 Comments

The plane made two attempts at landing in Nice.

# text - Sunday 8 March, 2015

4 ways to protect your eyes if you stare at screens all day
# Fix Your Eyes
# Fix Your Eyes

4 ways to protect your eyes if you stare at screens all day

Mar 8th 2015, 10:15 AM 18,554 Views 11 Comments

Easy tips.

# text - Friday 6 March, 2015

Here's how you say 'YOLO' in Irish
# As Gaeilge
From The Daily Edge
# As Gaeilge

Here's how you say 'YOLO' in Irish

Mar 6th 2015, 11:28 AM 10,770 Views 1 Comment

Sound down with the kids as Gaeilge.

# text - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Irish student sends the cringiest 'wrong number' text of all time
# Wrong Number
From The Daily Edge
# Wrong Number

Irish student sends the cringiest 'wrong number' text of all time

Jan 29th 2015, 7:30 PM 11,941 Views 11 Comments

We’re red-faced FOR her.

# text - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Mams and dads are already texting happy new year 'in case the networks go down'
# Love Mam X
From The Daily Edge
# Love Mam X

Mams and dads are already texting happy new year 'in case the networks go down'

Dec 31st 2014, 6:45 PM 3,233 Views 3 Comments

And don’t drink too much.

# text - Saturday 22 November, 2014

This messaging app will force you to be brutally honest
# BEAM
# BEAM

This messaging app will force you to be brutally honest

Nov 22nd 2014, 10:00 AM 20,800 Views 7 Comments

Think before you type.

# text - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

The girl who got this insanely viral breakup text has told her story
# It's Not You It's Me
From The Daily Edge
# It's Not You It's Me

The girl who got this insanely viral breakup text has told her story

Nov 19th 2014, 4:30 PM 11,452 Views 8 Comments

:o

# text - Saturday 8 November, 2014

A new app called Samantha only lets you text a real woman named Samantha
# Her
# Her

A new app called Samantha only lets you text a real woman named Samantha

Nov 8th 2014, 6:30 PM 23,123 Views 17 Comments

One of the main rules is not to fall in love with her.

# text - Thursday 16 October, 2014

SuperValu accidentally texts 'frozen bast*rd turkey" offer to customers
# Basted Turkeys
From The Daily Edge
# Basted Turkeys

SuperValu accidentally texts 'frozen bast*rd turkey" offer to customers

Oct 16th 2014, 2:29 PM 11,973 Views 1 Comment

Super Valu, r u ok hun?

# text - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Here's how the Sign Bunny took over Twitter
# Sign Bunny
From The Daily Edge
# Sign Bunny

Here's how the Sign Bunny took over Twitter

Sep 17th 2014, 9:22 AM 2,537 Views 1 Comment

And how to DO IT.

# text - Monday 11 August, 2014

Meteor mobile customer? Be aware of this text scam
# Scam
# Scam

Meteor mobile customer? Be aware of this text scam

Aug 11th 2014, 10:33 AM 35,547 Views 23 Comments

The mobile provider said that people should be careful with any suspicious texts and offers.

# text - Saturday 28 June, 2014

The 16 greatest ways to respond to a wrong-number text
# Hello This Is Dog
From The Daily Edge
# Hello This Is Dog

The 16 greatest ways to respond to a wrong-number text

Jun 28th 2014, 8:15 PM 70,935 Views 26 Comments

Look man I’m just interested in the car.

# text - Monday 23 June, 2014

Varadkar: People are unlikely to browse the internet on a cup while driving
# Driving Offence
# Driving Offence

Varadkar: People are unlikely to browse the internet on a cup while driving

Jun 23rd 2014, 10:05 PM 28,794 Views 72 Comments

Wait, what?

# text - Monday 19 May, 2014

Amazing texting technology showcased on the Late Late in 1984
# Textel
From The Daily Edge
# Textel

Amazing texting technology showcased on the Late Late in 1984

May 19th 2014, 2:20 PM 3,357 Views 1 Comment

The show was recorded 30 years ago today.

# text - Friday 25 April, 2014

300 drivers caught using mobiles in space of 12 hours, as Gardaí launch new crackdown
# Hang Up
# Hang Up

300 drivers caught using mobiles in space of 12 hours, as Gardaí launch new crackdown

Apr 25th 2014, 6:45 AM 16,137 Views 124 Comments

A 48 hour enforcement campaign’s under way, ahead of the introduction of even stricter rules in the area next month.

# text - Friday 11 April, 2014

Banned: Texting while driving now 'completely prohibited'
# No Grey Area
# No Grey Area

Banned: Texting while driving now 'completely prohibited'

Apr 11th 2014, 5:50 PM 28,538 Views 145 Comments

The existing law wasn’t 100 per cent clear on the area, according to Transport Minister Leo Varadkar.

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