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# twitter - Sunday 15 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Father Ted co-creator leaves Twitter because of 'Nazis with blue ticks' Goodbye Toilet Town

Father Ted co-creator leaves Twitter because of 'Nazis with blue ticks'

Linehan was an early adopter of the platform and his following had grown to nearly 700,000.

# twitter - Friday 13 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Gamble on sports? 'Tone' of tweets can help predict the outcome of football matches Study

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

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

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

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

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
From TheJournal.ie Poll: Would you use Twitter more if you had 280 characters? Be Honest This post contains a poll

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

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# twitter - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge 9 of the quickest reactions to Twitter's new 280 character limit Tweets
From TheJournal.ie Twitter is doubling its character count in a bid to boost growth 280 Characters

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

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

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

# twitter - Friday 15 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'It's profoundly disloyal to staff': RTÉ condemns Twitter account revealing staff 'secrets' Secret Producer

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

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

# twitter - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie FactCheck: Has the government quadrupled social housing construction in two years? Social Housing

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

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

# twitter - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

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

# twitter - Friday 8 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael councillor to face disciplinary hearing over comments about Islam Controversial

Fine Gael councillor to face disciplinary hearing over comments about Islam

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

# twitter - Thursday 7 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael criticises one of its councillors for 'unacceptable' comments about Islam Sharia Law

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

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

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

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

10 iconic hashtags in honour of its 10th birthday

Happy Birthday hashtags.

# twitter - Thursday 17 August, 2017

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

# twitter - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Islamic State propaganda is facing 'substantial and aggressive disruption' on Twitter Research

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie US politicians are being accused of violating free speech - by blocking people on social media Blockbusters

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

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

# twitter - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge A brilliant defence of Joey and Rachel's relationship in Friends is taking over Twitter Thread This post contains a poll

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

Traditionally the most hated plot line in all of Friends.

# twitter - Saturday 5 August, 2017

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

20 pieces of indisputable evidence that all cats are evil

The list of their atrocities is endless.

# twitter - Thursday 27 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Feuding within Trump’s inner circle bursts out onto Twitter White House Hassle

Feuding within Trump’s inner circle bursts out onto Twitter

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

From TheJournal.ie 'An appalling attack': Trump criticised for saying transgender people can't serve in US military Major Announcement

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

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

# twitter - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

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

# twitter - Saturday 22 July, 2017

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump went off on a ten-post tweetstorm early this morning Fastest Finger First

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

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

# twitter - Thursday 20 July, 2017

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

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

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

# twitter - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

# twitter - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

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

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

Keep your ginger busker jeers to yourself.

# twitter - Monday 3 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael minister confirms complaint lodged with gardaí against political blogger Regina Doherty

Fine Gael minister confirms complaint lodged with gardaí against political blogger

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

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump posts doctored video of himself 'beating up CNN' Wrestlemania This post contains videos

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should social media posts be held in contempt of court? Twitter This post contains a poll

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Trump hits out at journalist again, calling her 'dumb as a rock' Morning Joe

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

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

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

# twitter - Thursday 22 June, 2017

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

# twitter - Saturday 17 June, 2017

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

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

# twitter - Sunday 4 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Outrage as Trump targets London mayor over attacks Twitter

Outrage as Trump targets London mayor over attacks

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

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

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

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

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