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#Online

# online - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Man carjacked while waiting to meet woman he contacted online
# Carpark
From TheJournal.ie
# Carpark

Man carjacked while waiting to meet woman he contacted online

May 21st 2015, 9:43 AM 15,734 Views 21 Comments

The man arrived at Dundalk Garda station at 4am on Tuesday.

# online - Friday 15 May, 2015

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

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

May 15th 2015, 9:18 PM 10,204 Views 4 Comments

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

# online - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Massive increase in child sex abuse material uncovered by Irish internet hotline
# Child Pornography
From TheJournal.ie
# Child Pornography

Massive increase in child sex abuse material uncovered by Irish internet hotline

May 14th 2015, 10:09 PM 16,881 Views 24 Comments

There were 335 confirmed cases of child pornography reported last year.

# online - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Man tries to meet 14-year-old girl after online chat, is greeted by vigilante group instead
# Manchester
From TheJournal.ie
# Manchester

Man tries to meet 14-year-old girl after online chat, is greeted by vigilante group instead

May 12th 2015, 9:15 PM 60,251 Views 84 Comments

The man was later arrested after he reported the assault by the men to police.

# online - Thursday 30 April, 2015

This article on female politicians was "misrepresented" - not sexist, says paper
# Accusations
From TheJournal.ie
# Accusations

This article on female politicians was "misrepresented" - not sexist, says paper

Apr 30th 2015, 7:35 PM 10,631 Views 24 Comments

It also focused on the posters of five male politicians.

# online - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

21-year-old 'burned up from within' and died after taking diet pills bought online
# Highly Toxic
From TheJournal.ie
# Highly Toxic

21-year-old 'burned up from within' and died after taking diet pills bought online

Apr 21st 2015, 3:30 PM 39,766 Views 29 Comments

Her mother said the doctors ‘never stood a chance of saving her’.

# online - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Images of Irish schoolgirls are being used to advertise online escort services
# Warning
From TheJournal.ie
# Warning

Images of Irish schoolgirls are being used to advertise online escort services

Apr 16th 2015, 11:26 AM 27,824 Views 23 Comments

ChildWatch.ie warn of the dangers of young people posting photographs online.

# online - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Dutch banker loses job after secret life as a dominatrix revealed
# Cracking The Whip
From TheJournal.ie
# Cracking The Whip

Dutch banker loses job after secret life as a dominatrix revealed

Apr 15th 2015, 3:17 PM 40,072 Views 61 Comments

‘Conchita van der Waal’ reportedly sold her services for €450 a night.

# online - Sunday 5 April, 2015

These are some of the best easter eggs you can find online
# Hidden Treats
From TheJournal.ie
# Hidden Treats

These are some of the best easter eggs you can find online

Apr 5th 2015, 5:00 PM 14,722 Views 2 Comments

For when you’ve had your fill of the chocolate ones.

# online - Friday 3 April, 2015

Chelsea Manning has joined Twitter from her prison cell
# Online
From TheJournal.ie
# Online

Chelsea Manning has joined Twitter from her prison cell

Apr 3rd 2015, 11:20 PM 28,913 Views 34 Comments

The Wikileaks whistleblower says she wants it to be a two-way conversation.

# online - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Burton returns to Dunnes where she used to work to show solidarity with workers
# Day Of Action
From TheJournal.ie
# Day Of Action

Burton returns to Dunnes where she used to work to show solidarity with workers

Apr 2nd 2015, 4:31 PM 23,439 Views 127 Comments

The Tánaiste worked at the Henry Street store when she was a student.

# online - Monday 23 March, 2015

These rape prevention tips for men have gone wild online
# Leave Her Alone
From The Daily Edge
# Leave Her Alone

These rape prevention tips for men have gone wild online

Mar 23rd 2015, 9:37 AM 10,484 Views 20 Comments

“If you are in an elevator and a woman gets in, don’t rape her”.

# online - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Photos of nude women sleeping or passed out 'in embarrassing positions' shared by fraternity
# Discovered
From TheJournal.ie
# Discovered

Photos of nude women sleeping or passed out 'in embarrassing positions' shared by fraternity

Mar 18th 2015, 8:38 PM 85,445 Views 21 Comments

The members of the Kappa Delta Rho fraternity could face criminal charges.

# online - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Sharing everything about yourself online can be a form of self-bullying
# Tell All
From TheJournal.ie
# Tell All

Sharing everything about yourself online can be a form of self-bullying

Mar 17th 2015, 10:00 PM 16,827 Views 18 Comments

“You can lose honour and respect if you’re revealing something ludicrous and silly that you’ve done.”

# online - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Stuck at a computer? Here's how to message your friend's phone without picking up your own
# IM
From TheJournal.ie
# IM

Stuck at a computer? Here's how to message your friend's phone without picking up your own

Feb 28th 2015, 7:59 PM 32,099 Views 12 Comments

There’s more than just email, you know.

# online - Sunday 22 February, 2015

So what's the deal with Smart TVs?
# TechKnowHow
From TheJournal.ie
# TechKnowHow

So what's the deal with Smart TVs?

Feb 22nd 2015, 11:00 AM 23,494 Views 48 Comments

Almost every TV now comes with some kind of smart capability, but do they add anything to the experience?

# online - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Here's how you can make your internet experience that little bit safer
# Online Safety
From TheJournal.ie
# Online Safety

Here's how you can make your internet experience that little bit safer

Feb 10th 2015, 7:30 PM 12,796 Views 5 Comments

As it’s Safer Internet Day it’s worth brushing up on the different factors to keep your info safe.

# online - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Fears for Irish jobs as eBay announces plans to cut 2,400 positions
# Globally
From TheJournal.ie
# Globally

Fears for Irish jobs as eBay announces plans to cut 2,400 positions

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:16 AM 12,472 Views 32 Comments

The jobs cuts set to be cut in the coming months.

# online - Sunday 18 January, 2015

19 heart-warming and funny reactions to Varadkar coming out
# Coming Out
From The Daily Edge
# Coming Out

19 heart-warming and funny reactions to Varadkar coming out

Jan 18th 2015, 12:54 PM 88,399 Views 106 Comments

“He’s 36?!?!”

# online - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Not everyone is happy about Woody Allen's new TV show
# Amazon Prime
From TheJournal.ie
# Amazon Prime

Not everyone is happy about Woody Allen's new TV show

Jan 13th 2015, 8:04 PM 15,697 Views 27 Comments

It hasn’t been made yet, but there is a lot of commentary about it online.

# online - Friday 2 January, 2015

Man jailed for insulting Kenyan president on Facebook
# I'm Sorry
From TheJournal.ie
# I'm Sorry

Man jailed for insulting Kenyan president on Facebook

Jan 2nd 2015, 7:14 PM 10,434 Views 15 Comments

The man, a student, pleaded guilty to hate speech.

# online - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Sell online to the EU? You could have a lot more paperwork from today
# VAT
From TheJournal.ie
# VAT

Sell online to the EU? You could have a lot more paperwork from today

Jan 1st 2015, 1:11 PM 14,132 Views 40 Comments

Michael Noonan has said new tax rules are a good thing, but not everyone is convinced.

# online - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

There's a growing pro self-harm movement and it's worrying mental health experts
# Scars
From TheJournal.ie
# Scars

There's a growing pro self-harm movement and it's worrying mental health experts

Dec 30th 2014, 7:45 PM 17,076 Views 19 Comments

It is estimated that at least 100,000 people are self-harming in Ireland every year.

# online - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Has Ireland reached peak internet?
# Penetration
From TheJournal.ie
# Penetration

Has Ireland reached peak internet?

Dec 18th 2014, 12:36 PM 8,488 Views 36 Comments

The number of homes online is the same as last year.

# online - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Facebook named as host of chat which described horrific murder plan for a soldier
# Fusilier
From TheJournal.ie
# Fusilier

Facebook named as host of chat which described horrific murder plan for a soldier

Nov 25th 2014, 4:55 PM 19,903 Views 60 Comments

After the solider’s death, an online discussion about killing a solider between one of the men and someone overseas was uncovered.

# online - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

New legislation needed to stop online "trolls"
# Law Reform Commission
From TheJournal.ie
# Law Reform Commission

New legislation needed to stop online "trolls"

Nov 19th 2014, 11:38 AM 7,920 Views 99 Comments

The report published today looks at the need for regulation specific to online harassment.

# online - Monday 10 November, 2014

In a first for Ireland, UPC is to ban access to child sex abuse websites
# Banned
From TheJournal.ie
# Banned

In a first for Ireland, UPC is to ban access to child sex abuse websites

Nov 10th 2014, 10:47 PM 24,458 Views 78 Comments

Users who access child abuse material either mistakenly or deliberately will have their internet access restricted.

# online - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Poll: Do you object to Ask.fm's move to Ireland?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Do you object to Ask.fm's move to Ireland?

Nov 5th 2014, 9:27 AM 11,655 Views 41 Comments

The controversial site has updated its safety policies after reports of cyberbullying.

# online - Monday 27 October, 2014

Never read the T&C for any services? This will bring you up to speed
# TL:DR
From TheJournal.ie
# TL:DR

Never read the T&C for any services? This will bring you up to speed

Oct 27th 2014, 9:45 AM 9,766 Views 9 Comments

Since most people gloss over terms and agreements, you could probably do with a roundup instead.

# online - Monday 20 October, 2014

Gerry Adams says IRA "failed victims" in how it dealt with sex abuse claims
# Mairia Cahill
From TheJournal.ie
# Mairia Cahill

Gerry Adams says IRA "failed victims" in how it dealt with sex abuse claims

Oct 20th 2014, 7:13 AM 16,464 Views 0 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader writes on his blog that this is a matter of profound regret for him.

# online - Friday 17 October, 2014

Booking a test or visa online? Don't get stung by an unofficial website
# Website Warning
From TheJournal.ie
# Website Warning

Booking a test or visa online? Don't get stung by an unofficial website

Oct 17th 2014, 7:30 AM 7,239 Views 0 Comments

There has been a rise in complaints about unofficial websites offering tests or even travel visas.

# online - Friday 10 October, 2014

Dell has announced over 50 new jobs for Dublin
# Jobs Watch
From TheJournal.ie
# Jobs Watch

Dell has announced over 50 new jobs for Dublin

Oct 10th 2014, 10:18 AM 6,699 Views 15 Comments

Recruitment is expected to start shortly.

Former RTÉ head criticises Kenny over "less than fluent" Gaeltacht minister
# Tuarisc
From TheJournal.ie
# Tuarisc

Former RTÉ head criticises Kenny over "less than fluent" Gaeltacht minister

Oct 10th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,891 Views 20 Comments

Cathal Goan made the comments as he launched a new online Irish news site.

# online - Thursday 9 October, 2014

H0w g00d i5 y0ur m4th5?
# Mathsweek
From TheJournal.ie
# Mathsweek

H0w g00d i5 y0ur m4th5?

Oct 9th 2014, 7:30 AM 13,622 Views 28 Comments

One plus two plus three plus four plus…

# online - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Opinion: We need a modern framework for data protection – and we need it now
# Data
From TheJournal.ie
# Data

Opinion: We need a modern framework for data protection – and we need it now

Oct 7th 2014, 8:00 AM 25 Views 6 Comments

Data protection reform will need to rebuild the trust that has been shattered by numerous spying scandals and data breaches.

# online - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

More people with intellectual disabilities are using the internet, but it's still very low
# Online
From TheJournal.ie
# Online

More people with intellectual disabilities are using the internet, but it's still very low

Oct 1st 2014, 6:15 AM 3,448 Views 10 Comments

The research also found that less than one in twenty could send a text message.

# online - Monday 15 September, 2014

Column: 'My school was unable to have a dedicated higher maths class, so I studied through video-link'
# Education
From TheJournal.ie
# Education

Column: 'My school was unable to have a dedicated higher maths class, so I studied through video-link'

Sep 15th 2014, 7:30 AM 207 Views 12 Comments

Through ‘Connected Classroom’ four students participated in higher-level maths classes through a video link-up with their sister school, Coláiste Bríde in Clondalkin.

# online - Friday 12 September, 2014

Column: Four trends that will have a significant impact on every business in Ireland
# SMEs
From TheJournal.ie
# SMEs

Column: Four trends that will have a significant impact on every business in Ireland

Sep 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 293 Views 6 Comments

Paying special attention to the shifting needs and attitudes of the new, experiential generation will pay off for all businesses, writes Renaud Visage co-founder of Eventbrite.

# online - Monday 8 September, 2014

Almost 4 out of 5 students are checking social media sites at school
# School Selfie
From TheJournal.ie
# School Selfie

Almost 4 out of 5 students are checking social media sites at school

Sep 8th 2014, 11:48 AM 4,788 Views 32 Comments

There has also been a big increase in social media related projects at BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition.

# online - Friday 5 September, 2014

This is the smile of a man whose company will float at $24.3 billion
# Money Money Money
From TheJournal.ie
# Money Money Money

This is the smile of a man whose company will float at $24.3 billion

Sep 5th 2014, 10:24 PM 33,390 Views 26 Comments

Chinese marketplace Alibaba will debut on Wall Street in two weeks time.