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Dublin: 17 °C Friday 22 May, 2015

Today’s News

Hey joggers, your phone can now pick your music based on how fast you’re running

Irish Spotify users can expect the feature in the coming weeks.

Yesterday’s News

Wednesday 20 May, 2015

‘You need strength in certain areas’ – McIlroy on sculpting success in the gym

The world number one has added 20 pounds of muscle in the space of five years.

Tuesday 19 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie One of the world’s worst-rated beers is crushing all the competition Una Cerveza

One of the world’s worst-rated beers is crushing all the competition

‘Faded aromas of sulphur, faint skunk, mild cooked veggies.’

This 1500m runner lost his footwear mid-race and still won

Justyn Knight has no need for your symmetry.

Monday 18 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Rich New York mums are getting ‘wife bonuses’ from their banker husbands Nice Little Earner

Rich New York mums are getting ‘wife bonuses’ from their banker husbands

And the payments are performance-related, apparently.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what tech experts think the new iPhone will be like Shiny And New

Here’s what tech experts think the new iPhone will be like

What features would you like to see?

Sunday 17 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These people lost their jobs over a single tweet Tweets Of Rage

These people lost their jobs over a single tweet

Remember, Twitter is a public forum.

From TheJournal.ie 29 brands that will make a ton of money from millennials Demographics

29 brands that will make a ton of money from millennials

This is according to a study carried out in the United States by Goldman Sachs.

From TheJournal.ie These are the most disappointing travel destinations on earth* Don't Rushmore

Saturday 16 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie How hackers built software to steal naked photos from hundreds of women automatically Nudes

How hackers built software to steal naked photos from hundreds of women automatically

Brandon Bourret and Athanasios Andrianakis were arrested on May 8 and accused of creating a piece of software named “Photofucket”.

From Business ETC What’s it like to turn down $3 billion? This guy knows (and he has no regrets) High Stakes

What’s it like to turn down $3 billion? This guy knows (and he has no regrets)

Snapchat’s Evan Spiegel says Facebook’s interest just showed him he was on the right track.

From TheJournal.ie Porsche’s €100 million US headquarters is an amusement park for adults Hey Little Porsche

Friday 15 May, 2015

Do you watch sport online? This could be good news for you then

Netflix haven’t ruled out streaming live sport in the future.

Rob Gronkowski has 4 tips for finding a date on Tinder

It also helps if you’ve won a Super Bowl.

The NFL will vote on a rule change next week to make games more exciting

How teams approach their extra-point attempt could be about to change dramatically.

Thursday 14 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Scientists finally figured out why you rarely get sick in the summer Gene Genies

Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From Business ETC The owner of a small B&B may have just bought an oil company by mistake Morto

The owner of a small B&B may have just bought an oil company by mistake

The woman’s son apparently thought he was only buying 10% of its shares.

Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Britain could leave the EU as early as next year Farewell Kiss

Britain could leave the EU as early as next year

Prime Minister David Cameron is allegedly already putting plans in motion to bring forward an in/out referendum by a year.

From TheJournal.ie China could now wipe most countries off the map if it wanted to China In Their Hands

China could now wipe most countries off the map if it wanted to

You’d be grand in South America, if you’re worried.

Monday 11 May, 2015

From Business ETC Facebook thinks it has found a way to hurt Google’s search business Don't Leave

Facebook thinks it has found a way to hurt Google’s search business

It’s testing its own search engine, which will allow users to search and find links to articles without leaving the site.

12 strange habits that make Novak Djokovic the most interesting man in tennis

Drinking warm water, eating grass and shouting at ball boys all help make him number one.

From TheJournal.ie Bus company drops ad campaign that had topless woman with “Ride me all day” sign Naked Advertising

Bus company drops ad campaign that had topless woman with “Ride me all day” sign

The £3 promotion has caused some uproar.

From TheJournal.ie Oldest US veteran turns 109 (and still smokes like a trooper) Richard Overton

Oldest US veteran turns 109 (and still smokes like a trooper)

Richard Overton fought in World War II.

Sunday 10 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Wish you had a perfectly symmetrical face? You won’t after seeing this… Picassoface

Wish you had a perfectly symmetrical face? You won’t after seeing this…

Artist Alex John Beck knows which side is your ugly side.

I tried fitness tracker for a month, and taking it off was the best decision I’ve made

New wearable tech gadgets can work a little too well for some.

From TheJournal.ie This company is bringing 12,000 of its employees on holiday to France Well For Some This post contains a poll

This company is bringing 12,000 of its employees on holiday to France

When was the last time your job brought you away somewhere nice?

From TheJournal.ie Robert De Niro’s old apartment is up for sale – for $39.8 million Robert De Niro's Selling
From TheJournal.ie This is what a €16,000 suite on a plane looks like SUITE LIFE

This is what a €16,000 suite on a plane looks like

And it was all paid for with air miles.

Saturday 9 May, 2015

How Ronda Rousey became 2015’s most dominant athlete

She’s good you know.

From TheJournal.ie Waitress gets $3,000 tip after telling customer she was about to be kicked out of her apartment Pay It Forward

Friday 8 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 25 daily habits that will make you smarter A Better You

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

It’s easy, swear.

Thursday 7 May, 2015

Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Untangle that table tennis net, because this 25-shot rally will make you want to play right now Pingcredible This post contains videos

Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Why a fatal Porsche crash is causing uproar in Iran The 1 Percent

Why a fatal Porsche crash is causing uproar in Iran

It has led to talk about inequality in the country.

Here’s why there won’t be a Mayweather-Pacquiao rematch

In boxing, a big, lucrative matchup is typically followed up by a bigger, even more lucrative rematch.

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