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#Social Media

# social-media - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Senator says cyberbullying bill could silence people like Mairia Cahill Freedom Of Speech

Senator says cyberbullying bill could silence people like Mairia Cahill

Under the proposed law, a person could face 12 months in jail or a €5,000 fine.

# social-media - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Keane: I’d be in prison if there had been social media during my playing days

The ex-Ireland and Manchester United midfielder was speaking in Dublin at a charity fundraiser tonight.

# social-media - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Mo Farah’s Doorbell, Tesco and Brendan Rodgers — It’s the sporting tweets of the week

The best of what went down on Twitter over the past seven days.

# social-media - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams is winning at Twitter Ducky Ar La

Gerry Adams is winning at Twitter

But Sinn Féin voters are least likely to use the site.

From The Daily Edge 10 social media offences that should be punishable by law Unlike

10 social media offences that should be punishable by law

These need to be stopped.

# social-media - Friday 12 June, 2015

From Business ETC Snoop Dogg wants to become the next boss of Twitter Fo Shizzle

Snoop Dogg wants to become the next boss of Twitter

In fairness, it could do with someone who has his mind on its money and its money on his mind.

From TheJournal.ie The King of Instagram is running for President of the United States Party President

The King of Instagram is running for President of the United States

Apparently. Renowned poker player, socialite, and general obnoxious type Dan Bilzerian has announced his candidacy.

# social-media - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s why people on Twitter are sharing photos of themselves with tampons Just A Tampon

Here’s why people on Twitter are sharing photos of themselves with tampons

*sounds the social media awareness campaign klaxon*

# social-media - Sunday 7 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Facebook defends not taking down video of screaming baby being dunked in water DISTRESSING

Facebook defends not taking down video of screaming baby being dunked in water

The woman who originally shared the video has called on Facebook to leave it up.

Andrea Pirlo to join Cork City? It’s the sporting tweets of the week!

The best of what went down on Twitter over the past seven days.

# social-media - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From Business ETC Why the long era of TV advertising supremacy is about to end Back In The Day

Why the long era of TV advertising supremacy is about to end

Nowadays it’s all about the data.

# social-media - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie #talktojoan is trending in Ireland… but not in a good way Talk To Joan
From The Daily Edge 10 times the Yik Yak app perfectly summed up Ireland Yakking Around

10 times the Yik Yak app perfectly summed up Ireland

What is Yik Yak, you say? All will be revealed.

From TheJournal.ie Labour’s latest social media campaign isn’t going well The Internet

Labour’s latest social media campaign isn’t going well

Joan Burton launched #talktojoan today.

From TheJournal.ie Gangs of teenage girls are causing major trouble at Belfast’s ‘peace lines’ Twitter Groups

Gangs of teenage girls are causing major trouble at Belfast’s ‘peace lines’

‘Know where your kids are,’ police are telling parents.

# social-media - Sunday 31 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘I received death threats and constant torture’: Cyberbullying victims speak out In Their Own Words

‘I received death threats and constant torture’: Cyberbullying victims speak out

Young people want more regulation in the area.

From TheJournal.ie Did social media really turn ‘No’ votes to a ‘Yes’? Opinion

Did social media really turn ‘No’ votes to a ‘Yes’?

Elections – like referendums – are determined by the undecided.

# social-media - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From Business ETC This is who you should (and shouldn’t) accept on LinkedIn Let's Connect

This is who you should (and shouldn’t) accept on LinkedIn

It’s about quality, not quantity.

# social-media - Friday 22 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Be careful what images you post online, they could be used by paedophiles’ Grooming

‘Be careful what images you post online, they could be used by paedophiles’

Frances Fitzgerald has warned young people to be particularly careful.

# social-media - 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.

# social-media - Monday 11 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge An Irish lad has delivered a masterclass in trying to annoy your Grandad on Snapchat Grandmaster Flash

# social-media - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Police warn parents after 41 arrested in global child sexual abuse probe International Bust

Police warn parents after 41 arrested in global child sexual abuse probe

Canadian police said the case spanned 17 countries.

From TheJournal.ie Mother settles case against HSE over Facebook posts Courts

Mother settles case against HSE over Facebook posts

The woman claimed that foster parents looking after her child put up a number of posts about her on Facebook.

From TheJournal.ie Investigation finds garda use of pepper spray against homeless man was justified Dublin

Investigation finds garda use of pepper spray against homeless man was justified

The investigation was launched after a video went viral showing the garda arresting the man on Dublin’s Henry Street.

From The Daily Edge This restaurant has designed its plates to make your food look good on Instagram TOO FAR

# social-media - Saturday 2 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘If Bin Laden was following me on Twitter, he may have had an early warning’ Operation Neptune Spear

‘If Bin Laden was following me on Twitter, he may have had an early warning’

TheJournal.ie spoke to Sohaib Athar, four years after he unknowingly live-tweeted history in the making.

# social-media - Friday 1 May, 2015

From Business ETC Facebook now has 70 options under gender for Irish users Gender Identity

Facebook now has 70 options under gender for Irish users

The new definitions include hermaphrodite and gender fluid.

# social-media - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From Business ETC VIDEO: Watch a very young Mark Zuckerberg trying to explain ‘The Facebook’ Next Big Thing

VIDEO: Watch a very young Mark Zuckerberg trying to explain ‘The Facebook’

“When we first launched we were hoping for, you know, maybe 400, 500 people.”

# social-media - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Could a plane really be hijacked over its own Wi-Fi? Scary

Could a plane really be hijacked over its own Wi-Fi?

The FBI have told airlines in the US to watch for signs their planes are being hacked – by people logged onto any onboard internet service.

From TheJournal.ie Irish teens warned over dangerous ‘Kylie Jenner lip challenge’ craze Pain And Bruising

Irish teens warned over dangerous ‘Kylie Jenner lip challenge’ craze

The challenge sees teens placing bottles or jars over their mouth and sucking in the air – causing their lips to swell.

# social-media - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From Business ETC Twitter now allows you to send anyone a direct message Sliding Into Your Dms

Twitter now allows you to send anyone a direct message

Here’s what you need to know.

# social-media - Monday 20 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Teenagers are doing the ‘Kylie Jenner lip challenge’ and it’s legit horrifying Lip Service

# social-media - Sunday 19 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 16 times old people just didn’t get Facebook Adorable

# social-media - Thursday 16 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Senator cracks down on cyberbullying after being told she’d be ‘hatcheted in the face’ Death Threats

Senator cracks down on cyberbullying after being told she’d be ‘hatcheted in the face’

Lorraine Higgins was also told she should have been aborted.

# social-media - Sunday 12 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Giving up Facebook is hard – but not for the reason you think Cold Turkey

# social-media - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From Business ETC Twitter is going crazy on rumours Google wants to take it over All In A Twitter

Twitter is going crazy on rumours Google wants to take it over

But the ship has well and truly sailed if the tech giant wanted a cheap deal.

From The Daily Edge So what’s the deal with these new emojis on Snapchat? Snap Out Of It

So what’s the deal with these new emojis on Snapchat?

The latest update has changed the game somewhat.

# social-media - Monday 6 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 13 new parents who should be kicked off social media immediately Absolute No No

# social-media - Friday 3 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie British couples are having less sex – probably because they’re on the internet instead Get Off The Phone

British couples are having less sex – probably because they’re on the internet instead

People are more likely to be poking their friends on Facebook rather than their partners.

# social-media - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge A wanted man revealed his hiding spot on Snapchat and immediately got caught Snap Out Of It
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