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# texting - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Gardaí to begin nationwide crackdown on drivers using mobile phones

The national mobile phone operation will take place over the next two days, beginning tomorrow.

# texting - Thursday 17 April, 2014

This ad should stop you from texting and driving

Honda tells its drivers about the devastating effects of driving and texting.

# texting - Friday 11 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about Omagh, Anglo, and the most depressed town in Ireland…

Banned: Texting while driving now 'completely prohibited'

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

# texting - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 6 most annoying things EVER about phone credit Ready To Go

The 6 most annoying things EVER about phone credit

“Sorry, I had no credit.”

# texting - Sunday 23 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10 text messages in your inbox, and what they REALLY mean Gud Nite?

10 text messages in your inbox, and what they REALLY mean

Decoding the communications that MATTER.

# texting - Sunday 16 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 18 things everyone knew before smartphones Stupidphones

18 things everyone knew before smartphones

Bring back the Nokia 3310, the Motorola Razr, polyphonic ringtones and non-predictive text.

# texting - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge These kids don't know what to make of old-school telephones Old Skool

These kids don't know what to make of old-school telephones

Prepare to feel quite old.

# texting - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10 ancient texting traumas that are now a thing of the past Wb Hun

10 ancient texting traumas that are now a thing of the past

The prehistoric times before WhatsApp.

# texting - Saturday 8 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge These are the worst things people do in a WhatsApp group Whassssaaaaaaap

These are the worst things people do in a WhatsApp group

Come on people, be sound!

# texting - Monday 3 February, 2014

Poll: Own up, have you ever texted while driving? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Own up, have you ever texted while driving?

The activity has been cited by 10 per cent of drivers as a major cause of ‘near misses’. But have you ever done it? Even once?

# texting - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

# texting - Monday 13 January, 2014

50 billion instant messages expected to be sent each day in 2014

The figure is more than twice the number of text messages expected to be sent in 2014.

# texting - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Young drivers are more likely to crash due to mobile phone distraction

The US study also produced a surprise result, simply talking on the phone did not prove dangerous.

# texting - Saturday 7 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge 7 mortal dangers of sending a text message

7 mortal dangers of sending a text message

We’re living life on the edge with every single text.

# texting - Saturday 26 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know this morning as you start your weekend…

# texting - Saturday 28 September, 2013

The 5 rules of texting etiquette that everyone needs to know

Most people text practically every single day, but some have overlooked the manners the medium needs.

# texting - Friday 13 September, 2013

Irish people sent over 2.4 billion texts between April and June

A report from ComReg also found that more than three quarters of mobile calls were to another mobile.

# texting - Monday 24 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge How to spot an Irish mammy on social media Social Mammy-a

How to spot an Irish mammy on social media

They’re texting AND on The Face Book now, you know.

From The Daily Edge The 7 things you never thought you'd need your phone for (but can't live without) Phone Life

The 7 things you never thought you'd need your phone for (but can't live without)

It is a miracle we got anything doing before phones really.

# texting - Friday 7 June, 2013

One cent tax on texts could have raised €590m in the last five years

Estimates from the Department of Finance were based on placing a one cent tax on the 59 billion text messages that have been sent over the last five years.

# texting - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge How not to text while sitting on top of a moving car Brb Texting This post contains videos

How not to text while sitting on top of a moving car

OH MY GOD WHY WOULD YOU DO THIS?

# texting - Friday 10 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Finally! An umbrella that lets you text while you hold it ELLa Ella Ella This post contains videos

Finally! An umbrella that lets you text while you hold it

Ireland needs this. For all of our futures.

# texting - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Luke 'Ming' Flanagan to 'tell all' about wiping of penalty points from his licence

Flanagan said gardaí contacted him offering to remove the points from his record.

# texting - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: iPhone emojis in real life are kind of amazing WINKY FACE This post contains videos

VIDEO: iPhone emojis in real life are kind of amazing

You will never iMessage the same way again.

# texting - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 ways to text like your mam Mammywire This post contains images

9 ways to text like your mam

Where r u? Who r u with?

# texting - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

New Road Traffic Bill includes specific ban on texting while driving

The bill also introduces a Novice Driver category for people in their first two years after qualification.

# texting - Thursday 18 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge 7 strangers who need your advice He Texted This post contains images

7 strangers who need your advice

Maybe he’s just not that into you? Or maybe he genuinely was asleep. Submit your love texts for analysis.

# texting - Saturday 13 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge 12 reasons why using your phone in the shower is ridiculous Life Advice This post contains images

# texting - Friday 11 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge LOL! ROFL! Rebekah Brooks teaches Cameron textspeak Dctxtspeak This post contains images

LOL! ROFL! Rebekah Brooks teaches Cameron textspeak

The former tabloid editor taught the prime minister the true meaning behind ‘LOL’, but what else has he been getting wrong?

# texting - Monday 13 June, 2011

Ur say: Would a tax on texts make you :) r :( ? Your Say This post contains a poll

Ur say: Would a tax on texts make you :) r :( ?

Michael Noonan has ruled out the prospect of playing a new levy on text messaging. Do you think such a tax would work?

Noonan rulez out tax on txts :)

The Minister for Finance said he wasn’t aware of such a tax – previously proposed by Labour – anywhere else in the world.

# texting - Friday 10 June, 2011

Poll: Are women more likely to use their mobile phones while driving? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Are women more likely to use their mobile phones while driving?

Today we’re asking if women are more likely to have their eyes on their phones while behind the wheel, after a senior Garda said that young females are more likely to be texting while driving.

# texting - Monday 28 February, 2011

Nine per cent admit to surfing the web while driving

An AA survey shows that ‘handheld mobile phone usage’ has increased since 2009, despite numerous safety campaigns.