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Weird Wide Web: A LEGO keyboard, a Flappy Bird comeback and explaining your bad mood

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

WELCOME TO THE WEIRD Wide Web – where we take a look at the week’s best offerings in tech and social media news.

Twitter predictions of the week

We’ve already heard about Facebook predicting when you’re going to fall in love. Now it turns out Twitter knows when you’re going to be sad, hungover and late for work, according to Buzzfeed. It can’t actually prevent any of these things though.

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Comeback of the week

The creator of Flappy Bird said he’s thinking of resurrecting the smash-hit free game after abruptly taking it offline a month ago.

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Amazing LEGO keyboard of the week

The video speaks for itself. We’ve already started pulling the buttons off our keyboards here at TheJournal.ie and replacing them with LEGO.

(Video: JK Brickworks)

Bad mood explanation of the week

Are you in a bad mood right now? Well good news, now you can blame it on your social networks. Research has found that positive and negative status updates impact on how you feel.

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