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# twitter - Friday 13 October, 2017

Gamble on sports? 'Tone' of tweets can help predict the outcome of football matches
# Study
# Study

Gamble on sports? 'Tone' of tweets can help predict the outcome of football matches

Oct 13th 2017, 6:10 AM 9,564 Views 2 Comments

A study has found that the tone of a Twitter post that can predict when a team is more likely to win.

# twitter - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Game-changer: Facebook emerges as genuine contender in Premier League rights war
# New Era
From The42
# New Era

Game-changer: Facebook emerges as genuine contender in Premier League rights war

Oct 4th 2017, 10:20 PM 8,945 Views 7 Comments

The social media giant, and other digital corporations, are lingering and may be set to pounce.

# twitter - Sunday 1 October, 2017

#Batsman, Grandad's Centre of Excellence and AO - it's Tweets of the Week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

#Batsman, Grandad's Centre of Excellence and AO - it's Tweets of the Week

Oct 1st 2017, 10:30 AM 4,131 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Friday 29 September, 2017

The story behind Britney's iconic global warming/Lady Gaga tweet and what it tells us about Twitter six years on From The Daily Edge

The story behind Britney's iconic global warming/Lady Gaga tweet and what it tells us about Twitter six years on

Sep 29th 2017, 5:00 PM 41,319 Views 1 Comment

Does anyone think global warming is a good thing?

Poll: Would you use Twitter more if you had 280 characters?
# Be Honest
# Be Honest

Poll: Would you use Twitter more if you had 280 characters?

Sep 29th 2017, 12:45 PM 12,065 Views 34 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# twitter - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

9 of the quickest reactions to Twitter's new 280 character limit
# Tweets
From The Daily Edge
# Tweets

9 of the quickest reactions to Twitter's new 280 character limit

Sep 27th 2017, 9:00 PM 7,041 Views 0 Comments

280 characters?!

Twitter is doubling its character count in a bid to boost growth
# 280 Characters
# 280 Characters

Twitter is doubling its character count in a bid to boost growth

Sep 27th 2017, 7:26 AM 6,810 Views 29 Comments

The company, which has never turned a profit, is trying out 280-character tweets in a bid to increase its engagement with users.

# twitter - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Baby Schmeichel v baby Ince, Rena is Wonderwoman and more in tweets of the week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

Baby Schmeichel v baby Ince, Rena is Wonderwoman and more in tweets of the week

Sep 17th 2017, 10:30 AM 5,731 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Sam Neill's tweets about his farm are a thing of unexpected joy
# Jurassic Snark
From The Daily Edge
# Jurassic Snark

Sam Neill's tweets about his farm are a thing of unexpected joy

Sep 16th 2017, 4:30 PM 9,488 Views 0 Comments

His cows are named after Helena Bonham-Carter and Laura Dern. God bless :’)

# twitter - Friday 15 September, 2017

'It's profoundly disloyal to staff': RTÉ condemns Twitter account revealing staff 'secrets'
# Secret Producer
# Secret Producer

'It's profoundly disloyal to staff': RTÉ condemns Twitter account revealing staff 'secrets'

Sep 15th 2017, 10:33 PM 46,551 Views 60 Comments

The ‘secret RTÉ producer’ Twitter account has gained over 8,000 followers.

# twitter - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

FactCheck: Has the government quadrupled social housing construction in two years?
# Social Housing
# Social Housing

FactCheck: Has the government quadrupled social housing construction in two years?

Sep 13th 2017, 9:15 AM 15,273 Views 66 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar tweeted that “social house building has quadrupled since 2015″.

# twitter - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

16 of the quickest reactions to the Ted Cruz Twitter porn debacle
# What A Night
From The Daily Edge
# What A Night

16 of the quickest reactions to the Ted Cruz Twitter porn debacle

Sep 12th 2017, 8:25 AM 12,826 Views 2 Comments

What a mess.

# twitter - Friday 8 September, 2017

Fine Gael councillor to face disciplinary hearing over comments about Islam
# Controversial
# Controversial

Fine Gael councillor to face disciplinary hearing over comments about Islam

Sep 8th 2017, 6:26 PM 14,682 Views 238 Comments

The councillor posted a series of controversial comments on Twitter regarding migrants and Islam.

# twitter - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Fine Gael criticises one of its councillors for 'unacceptable' comments about Islam
# Sharia Law
# Sharia Law

Fine Gael criticises one of its councillors for 'unacceptable' comments about Islam

Sep 7th 2017, 9:17 AM 27,211 Views 272 Comments

Councillor Brian Murphy claimed that Sharia law is operating in Ireland.

# twitter - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Karl Lacey tributes and Joe Ward's incredible record - it's tweets of the week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

Karl Lacey tributes and Joe Ward's incredible record - it's tweets of the week

Sep 3rd 2017, 10:30 AM 4,637 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Thursday 24 August, 2017

10 iconic hashtags in honour of its 10th birthday
# Hashtag10
From The Daily Edge
# Hashtag10

10 iconic hashtags in honour of its 10th birthday

Aug 24th 2017, 9:33 AM 7,332 Views 1 Comment

Happy Birthday hashtags.

# twitter - Thursday 17 August, 2017

21 hilarious Mindy Kaling tweets that will resonate with every gal
# Celebs
From The Daily Edge
# Celebs

21 hilarious Mindy Kaling tweets that will resonate with every gal

Aug 17th 2017, 9:00 PM 8,188 Views 2 Comments

Queen of pithy tweets.

# twitter - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Islamic State propaganda is facing 'substantial and aggressive disruption' on Twitter
# Research
# Research

Islamic State propaganda is facing 'substantial and aggressive disruption' on Twitter

Aug 15th 2017, 6:10 AM 9,740 Views 6 Comments

Researchers found that efforts by Twitter to quickly remove IS postings on the social media platform were having an impact.

# twitter - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Richie Hogan at Southampton and more in our sporting tweets of the week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

Richie Hogan at Southampton and more in our sporting tweets of the week

Aug 13th 2017, 10:30 AM 11,630 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# twitter - Friday 11 August, 2017

US politicians are being accused of violating free speech - by blocking people on social media
# Blockbusters
# Blockbusters

US politicians are being accused of violating free speech - by blocking people on social media

Aug 11th 2017, 12:37 PM 7,976 Views 41 Comments

Politicians at all levels increasingly embrace social media to discuss government business.

# twitter - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

A brilliant defence of Joey and Rachel's relationship in Friends is taking over Twitter
# Thread
From The Daily Edge
# Thread

A brilliant defence of Joey and Rachel's relationship in Friends is taking over Twitter

Aug 9th 2017, 9:11 AM 13,760 Views 4 Comments

Traditionally the most hated plot line in all of Friends.

# twitter - Saturday 5 August, 2017

20 pieces of indisputable evidence that all cats are evil From The Daily Edge

20 pieces of indisputable evidence that all cats are evil

Aug 5th 2017, 9:30 PM 19,197 Views 7 Comments

The list of their atrocities is endless.

# twitter - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Feuding within Trump’s inner circle bursts out onto Twitter
# White House Hassle
# White House Hassle

Feuding within Trump’s inner circle bursts out onto Twitter

Jul 27th 2017, 7:50 AM 26,921 Views 27 Comments

Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci appeared to blame chief of staff Reince Priebus after details of his financial holdings were made public.

# twitter - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

'An appalling attack': Trump criticised for saying transgender people can't serve in US military
# Major Announcement
# Major Announcement

'An appalling attack': Trump criticised for saying transgender people can't serve in US military

Jul 26th 2017, 4:10 PM 48,890 Views 314 Comments

It is estimated that as many as 15,000 transgender people work in the US military.

# twitter - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Donald Trump just blocked Chrissy Teigen on Twitter after 9 years of her calling him out
# Mean Tweets
From The Daily Edge
# Mean Tweets

Donald Trump just blocked Chrissy Teigen on Twitter after 9 years of her calling him out

Jul 25th 2017, 5:13 PM 8,525 Views 8 Comments

Always the bigger person, is our Donald

# twitter - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Take a guided tour of... Twitter's Dublin digs after their multimillion-euro makeover
# Office Goals
# Office Goals

Take a guided tour of... Twitter's Dublin digs after their multimillion-euro makeover

Jul 22nd 2017, 6:00 PM 20,552 Views 16 Comments

The social media company’s base in the capital is now one of the country’s greenest buildings.

Donald Trump went off on a ten-post tweetstorm early this morning
# Fastest Finger First
# Fastest Finger First

Donald Trump went off on a ten-post tweetstorm early this morning

Jul 22nd 2017, 3:41 PM 41,150 Views 84 Comments

The US President addressed claims he’s looking into pardoning himself and his family.

# twitter - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Take a guided tour of... Twitter's Dublin digs after their multimillion-euro makeover
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Take a guided tour of... Twitter's Dublin digs after their multimillion-euro makeover

Jul 20th 2017, 2:16 PM 968 Views 0 Comments

The social media company’s base in the capital is now one of the country’s greenest buildings.

# twitter - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Golf returns to the BBC with deal to show this year's US PGA - reports
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

Golf returns to the BBC with deal to show this year's US PGA - reports

Jul 19th 2017, 11:52 AM 6,303 Views 5 Comments

Peter Alliss rides again.

# twitter - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Here's why it's not ok to slag Ed Sheeran for quitting social media
# Internet Trolls
From The Daily Edge
# Internet Trolls

Here's why it's not ok to slag Ed Sheeran for quitting social media

Jul 5th 2017, 5:09 PM 4,696 Views 2 Comments

Keep your ginger busker jeers to yourself.

# twitter - Monday 3 July, 2017

Fine Gael minister confirms complaint lodged with gardaí against political blogger
# Regina Doherty
# Regina Doherty

Fine Gael minister confirms complaint lodged with gardaí against political blogger

Jul 3rd 2017, 10:55 PM 73,515 Views 0 Comments

Blogger and academic Catherine Kelly claims she was cautioned by gardaí about her social media posts and online articles which referenced Regina Doherty.

# twitter - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Donald Trump posts doctored video of himself 'beating up CNN'
# Wrestlemania
# Wrestlemania

Donald Trump posts doctored video of himself 'beating up CNN'

Jul 2nd 2017, 6:25 PM 46,509 Views 141 Comments

“It is a sad day when the President of the United States encourages violence against reporters,” CNN responded.

Poll: Should social media posts be held in contempt of court?
# Twitter
# Twitter

Poll: Should social media posts be held in contempt of court?

Jul 2nd 2017, 1:30 PM 19,500 Views 120 Comments

There’s a debate over the role social media plays in court cases after the Jobstown trial verdict last week.

# twitter - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Trump hits out at journalist again, calling her 'dumb as a rock'
# Morning Joe
# Morning Joe

Trump hits out at journalist again, calling her 'dumb as a rock'

Jul 1st 2017, 7:23 PM 28,694 Views 76 Comments

Earlier in the week, the US President was criticised for saying Mika Brzezinski was “bleeding badly from a face-lift”.

# twitter - Friday 30 June, 2017

Aer Lingus called someone 'hun' on Twitter and nobody was quite prepared for it
# Don't Be Jelly
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Be Jelly

Aer Lingus called someone 'hun' on Twitter and nobody was quite prepared for it

Jun 30th 2017, 10:08 AM 22,513 Views 6 Comments

Alright, sassypants.

# twitter - Thursday 22 June, 2017

This Australian politician's response to a male colleague's heckling was just perfect
# Not My Type Mate
From The Daily Edge
# Not My Type Mate

This Australian politician's response to a male colleague's heckling was just perfect

Jun 22nd 2017, 9:56 AM 10,936 Views 16 Comments

Minister of the Supreme Clap Back.

# twitter - Saturday 17 June, 2017

'I'm worth more like €200m, not bad for a "bored" 28-year-old'
# Burned
From The42
# Burned

'I'm worth more like €200m, not bad for a "bored" 28-year-old'

Jun 17th 2017, 1:59 PM 18,173 Views 19 Comments

Rory McIlroy hits back at criticism from fellow pro Steve Elkington.

# twitter - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Outrage as Trump targets London mayor over attacks
# Twitter
# Twitter

Outrage as Trump targets London mayor over attacks

Jun 4th 2017, 5:12 PM 45,401 Views 163 Comments

A spokesman for the mayor said he “has more important things to do than respond to Donald Trump’s ill-informed tweet.”

# twitter - Saturday 3 June, 2017

16 random things we learned about Leo Varadkar from his Twitter account
# Leo The Lion
From The Daily Edge
# Leo The Lion

16 random things we learned about Leo Varadkar from his Twitter account

Jun 3rd 2017, 11:21 AM 19,269 Views 2 Comments

He likes Barry’s Tea and is a big Pixies fan, apparently.

# twitter - Friday 2 June, 2017

Aston Villa chief suspended for asking if bad referees were 'disabled'
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Aston Villa chief suspended for asking if bad referees were 'disabled'

Jun 2nd 2017, 2:40 PM 3,593 Views 1 Comment

Keith Wyness made the remark on Twitter.