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#Online

# online - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Facebook and co have to remove hate speech within 24 hours - but it 'won't change the reality'
# Hate Speech
From TheJournal.ie
# Hate Speech

Facebook and co have to remove hate speech within 24 hours - but it 'won't change the reality'

May 31st 2016, 3:30 PM 10,857 Views 96 Comments

The new rules will see companies like Facebook review and remove hate speech within 24 hours of being notified.

# online - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Funding is needed 'before it's too late' - there's a surge in gambling addiction in Irish men (and women)
# Hidden Problem
From TheJournal.ie
# Hidden Problem

Funding is needed 'before it's too late' - there's a surge in gambling addiction in Irish men (and women)

May 25th 2016, 6:15 AM 12,041 Views 40 Comments

The numbers of people presenting with a gambling problem at Dublin’s Rutland Centre have trebled in just two years.

# online - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Poll: Are we a society of oversharers?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Are we a society of oversharers?

May 19th 2016, 9:56 AM 15,941 Views 67 Comments

Is a livestreamed birth a step too far?

# online - Sunday 24 April, 2016

There's going to be an alternative census in Ireland this weekend
# Census Of The Heart
From TheJournal.ie
# Census Of The Heart

There's going to be an alternative census in Ireland this weekend

Apr 24th 2016, 9:15 AM 26,932 Views 13 Comments

It’s all happening online, and it’s all about how people feel.

# online - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

The #A4 waist trend has seen a major backlash - here's why
# China
From TheJournal.ie
# China

The #A4 waist trend has seen a major backlash - here's why

Mar 23rd 2016, 9:19 AM 40,005 Views 57 Comments

We take a look at how it all happened.

# online - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Homeless people given laptops in effort to improve access to jobs market and online connectivity
# Digital Inclusion
From TheJournal.ie
# Digital Inclusion

Homeless people given laptops in effort to improve access to jobs market and online connectivity

Mar 6th 2016, 7:30 PM 16,614 Views 37 Comments

The initiative wants to help people who are cut out from the job market because they have no access to computers.

# online - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

UK man guilty of raping five women from match.com
# Online
From TheJournal.ie
# Online

UK man guilty of raping five women from match.com

Mar 2nd 2016, 8:26 PM 25,842 Views 16 Comments

Four of his victims complained to match.com, but the court heard that one of the complainants was told no action could be taken because he had not sent abusive messages.

# online - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Why this 3D printing startup is making the move towards physical stores
# New Horizons
From TheJournal.ie
# New Horizons

Why this 3D printing startup is making the move towards physical stores

Feb 7th 2016, 3:00 PM 14,136 Views 3 Comments

After experimenting with its first store, 3D printing fashion startup Love & Robots is looking to make it a permanent fixture in Dublin, and has an eye on further afield.

# online - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

A misogynist 'pro-rape' group called Return of Kings is planning a bizarre meeting in Kildare
# Roosh Valizadeh
From TheJournal.ie
# Roosh Valizadeh

A misogynist 'pro-rape' group called Return of Kings is planning a bizarre meeting in Kildare

Feb 3rd 2016, 8:04 AM 88,182 Views 281 Comments

The group argues that ‘gender equality is a myth’.

Digital can deliver vital votes - but how do politicians earn the 'like' love?
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Digital can deliver vital votes - but how do politicians earn the 'like' love?

Feb 3rd 2016, 8:00 AM 43 Views 25 Comments

Nothing can beat the knock on the door – sure – but this will be the year to pay attention to the ones who don’t answer.

# online - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Poll: Does being online so much lead to fewer real life connections?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Does being online so much lead to fewer real life connections?

Jan 28th 2016, 9:30 AM 13,796 Views 59 Comments

Maybe we need to switch off once in a while.

# online - Monday 18 January, 2016

80% of Irish people think they can't control their privacy on social media
# Who's Watching You
From TheJournal.ie
# Who's Watching You

80% of Irish people think they can't control their privacy on social media

Jan 18th 2016, 11:02 PM 11,632 Views 28 Comments

1,000 people were asked whether or not they trusted the privacy of their images online.

# online - Saturday 9 January, 2016

One in four children is sexually harassed by friends online
# Harassment
From TheJournal.ie
# Harassment

One in four children is sexually harassed by friends online

Jan 9th 2016, 10:30 AM 7,196 Views 8 Comments

The best way to tackle it is by talking to children.

# online - Monday 4 January, 2016

One in five children in first class have spoken to a stranger online
# Internet Access
From TheJournal.ie
# Internet Access

One in five children in first class have spoken to a stranger online

Jan 4th 2016, 10:57 AM 8,978 Views 21 Comments

“Many young people will find ways of accessing what is forbidden to them.”

# online - Friday 18 December, 2015

Man (46) charged with harassing woman online
# Fraud
From TheJournal.ie
# Fraud

Man (46) charged with harassing woman online

Dec 18th 2015, 8:15 AM 23,129 Views 10 Comments

He is due to appear in court today.

# online - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Shopping for books for Christmas presents? Here's some help...
# Turn The Page
From TheJournal.ie
# Turn The Page

Shopping for books for Christmas presents? Here's some help...

Dec 12th 2015, 12:30 PM 32,223 Views 25 Comments

Here are some of the top literary picks from 2015.

# online - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

This little girl from the Toy Show received a lot of abuse online after her appearance
# HATRED
From TheJournal.ie
# HATRED

This little girl from the Toy Show received a lot of abuse online after her appearance

Dec 1st 2015, 1:12 PM 123,953 Views 158 Comments

Lara Reddy’s dad has spoken out about the response his daughter received online.

# online - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Enable Ireland employee ordered to remove images of children posted on Twitter
# Sandymount
From TheJournal.ie
# Sandymount

Enable Ireland employee ordered to remove images of children posted on Twitter

Nov 5th 2015, 2:57 PM 17,268 Views 0 Comments

Caroline Sheehan did not appear in court.

# online - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

An Post are trying to make Christmas shopping less painful this year
# Naughty Or Nice
From TheJournal.ie
# Naughty Or Nice

An Post are trying to make Christmas shopping less painful this year

Oct 27th 2015, 1:36 PM 20,455 Views 24 Comments

But the festive dig out comes at a price….

# online - Sunday 18 October, 2015

9 shady things everyone, EVERYONE, does online
# Deep Stalk
From The Daily Edge
# Deep Stalk

9 shady things everyone, EVERYONE, does online

Oct 18th 2015, 9:30 AM 9,785 Views 1 Comment

We’re onto you.

# online - Sunday 4 October, 2015

From dorm room to global domination: The story of Facebook in pictures
# Social Network
From TheJournal.ie
# Social Network

From dorm room to global domination: The story of Facebook in pictures

Oct 4th 2015, 7:00 PM 8,535 Views 14 Comments

It’s come a long way from Harvard.

# online - Friday 2 October, 2015

Is your car affected by the emissions scandal? You'll soon be able to check online
# Diesel
From TheJournal.ie
# Diesel

Is your car affected by the emissions scandal? You'll soon be able to check online

Oct 2nd 2015, 7:41 PM 22,160 Views 30 Comments

You’ll need your car’s Vehicle Identification Number.

# online - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Here's how you can really make the most out of Google Photos
# TechKnowHow
From TheJournal.ie
# TechKnowHow

Here's how you can really make the most out of Google Photos

Sep 27th 2015, 11:00 AM 11,764 Views 10 Comments

You can do so much more than just save photos on it.

# online - Monday 14 September, 2015

Police arrest man caught speeding in Facebook video
# Caught In The Act
From TheJournal.ie
# Caught In The Act

Police arrest man caught speeding in Facebook video

Sep 14th 2015, 6:00 AM 19,443 Views 13 Comments

The video shows the speedometer at 184 kilometres an hour.

# online - Friday 21 August, 2015

Should bloggers have to say when they're being paid to advertise? Damn right they should
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Should bloggers have to say when they're being paid to advertise? Damn right they should

Aug 21st 2015, 10:30 AM 236 Views 75 Comments

It’s happened in the UK. When’s it going to happen here asks Becky Johnston.

# online - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Here's what happened when a TV presenter posted naked photos of herself online
# Revenge Porn
From TheJournal.ie
# Revenge Porn

Here's what happened when a TV presenter posted naked photos of herself online

Aug 18th 2015, 1:16 PM 57,006 Views 66 Comments

Anna Richardson got an insight into the world of revenge porn.

# online - Monday 17 August, 2015

Journalist posts naked photos of herself on revenge porn website
# Sexy Selfies
From TheJournal.ie
# Sexy Selfies

Journalist posts naked photos of herself on revenge porn website

Aug 17th 2015, 8:42 PM 113,365 Views 47 Comments

Anna Richardson has warned people about the dangers of sharing intimate images.

Going to the US? Some sites are charging €126 for a €12 form you need
# Overcharging
From TheJournal.ie
# Overcharging

Going to the US? Some sites are charging €126 for a €12 form you need

Aug 17th 2015, 6:05 AM 92,321 Views 17 Comments

Many sites are overcharging for the Esta registration forms.

# online - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Irish men are being asked to say what they think about sex work
# On Stage
From TheJournal.ie
# On Stage

Irish men are being asked to say what they think about sex work

Aug 9th 2015, 10:30 AM 27,205 Views 69 Comments

It’s for a play by TheatreClub.

# online - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Pornhub wants you to pay for your porn
# Premium Service
From TheJournal.ie
# Premium Service

Pornhub wants you to pay for your porn

Aug 6th 2015, 9:10 PM 35,727 Views 74 Comments

Pornhub Premium will give users high-definition ad-free porn.

# online - Monday 20 July, 2015

The site people use to have affairs has been hacked and all their data is leaking online
# Love Rats
From TheJournal.ie
# Love Rats

The site people use to have affairs has been hacked and all their data is leaking online

Jul 20th 2015, 10:21 AM 27,822 Views 30 Comments

Uh-oh.

# online - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Jury to 50 Cent: Pay €4.5M to woman who sued over sex tape
# Hate It Or Love It
From TheJournal.ie
# Hate It Or Love It

Jury to 50 Cent: Pay €4.5M to woman who sued over sex tape

Jul 11th 2015, 1:45 PM 19,335 Views 0 Comments

IT is alleged that the rapper was involved in the narration and posting of the video.

# online - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

People reckon this campaign about 'girls' limitations' is pretty inspiring
# Like A Girl
From TheJournal.ie
# Like A Girl

People reckon this campaign about 'girls' limitations' is pretty inspiring

Jul 8th 2015, 10:26 PM 11,731 Views 15 Comments

Always has said that 72% of the girls they asked said they felt limited by society

# online - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Here's where YouTube's first massive stars are now
# Watch This
From TheJournal.ie
# Watch This

Here's where YouTube's first massive stars are now

Jul 5th 2015, 7:00 PM 27,700 Views 26 Comments

Look at them go.

# online - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

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

Senator says cyberbullying bill could silence people like Mairia Cahill

Jul 1st 2015, 8:07 PM 21,310 Views 121 Comments

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

# online - Monday 22 June, 2015

What life would be like without the internet
# Take A Break
From TheJournal.ie
# Take A Break

What life would be like without the internet

Jun 22nd 2015, 11:00 AM 15,616 Views 39 Comments

Imagine you couldn’t send pictures of cute kittens across the web… travesty.

# online - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Flying with Ryanair this weekend? You better check-in early
# System Down
From TheJournal.ie
# System Down

Flying with Ryanair this weekend? You better check-in early

Jun 17th 2015, 8:39 PM 34,671 Views 10 Comments

The airline says passengers need to check-in well before they’re meant to fly out.

# online - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Experts say these are best ways to keep your identity safe online
# Watch Out
From TheJournal.ie
# Watch Out

Experts say these are best ways to keep your identity safe online

Jun 14th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,533 Views 12 Comments

Some are pretty simple.

# online - Friday 22 May, 2015

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

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

May 22nd 2015, 1:40 PM 11,937 Views 22 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald has warned young people to be particularly careful.

# online - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Here's what went viral today: Thursday
# Internet Fix
From The Daily Edge
# Internet Fix

Here's what went viral today: Thursday

May 21st 2015, 9:04 PM 5,316 Views 0 Comments

We read the internet so you don’t have to