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# social - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Plans for 25% of Poolbeg Glass Bottle site to be mix of social and affordable housing welcomed
# Decision Time
From TheJournal.ie
# Decision Time

Plans for 25% of Poolbeg Glass Bottle site to be mix of social and affordable housing welcomed

Updated Apr 11th 2019, 5:52 PM 21,435 Views 59 Comments

The planning permission will see that close to 900 social and affordable homes will be built on the site.

# social - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

'I'm not his father': Guardiola trying to coax rather than control much-loved Mendy
# Social
# Social

'I'm not his father': Guardiola trying to coax rather than control much-loved Mendy

Jan 23rd 2019, 9:21 AM 7,321 Views 1 Comment

The Frenchman is set to play a role during tonight’s Carabao Cup second leg against Burton.

# social - Sunday 10 September, 2017

This Irish teen quit school at 17 to launch a talent agency for online influencers
# Marketing
From TheJournal.ie
# Marketing

This Irish teen quit school at 17 to launch a talent agency for online influencers

Sep 10th 2017, 6:00 PM 22,093 Views 25 Comments

Conor O’Flaherty says he plans to hire up to 15 people in Galway over the next year.

# social - Thursday 7 September, 2017

This Irish teen quit school at 17 to launch a talent agency for online 'influencers'
# YouTube Star
From TheJournal.ie
# YouTube Star

This Irish teen quit school at 17 to launch a talent agency for online 'influencers'

Sep 7th 2017, 3:14 PM 874 Views 0 Comments

Conor O’Flaherty says he plans to hire up to 15 people in Galway over the next year.

# social - Sunday 3 September, 2017

This Irish teen quit school at 17 to launch a talent agency for online 'influencers'
# Marketing
From Business ETC
# Marketing

This Irish teen quit school at 17 to launch a talent agency for online 'influencers'

Sep 3rd 2017, 6:01 PM 5,065 Views 0 Comments

Conor O’Flaherty says he plans to hire up to 15 people in Galway over the next year.

# social - Saturday 24 December, 2016

In need of a good party game? These smartphone apps will help liven things up
# Party Time
From TheJournal.ie
# Party Time

In need of a good party game? These smartphone apps will help liven things up

Dec 24th 2016, 8:15 PM 239,072 Views 5 Comments

Who would have thought your smartphone could be useful for party games.

# social - Sunday 1 May, 2016

The Rock in rugby, GoT fan demands and more of your sporting Tweets of the Week
# Social
# Social

The Rock in rugby, GoT fan demands and more of your sporting Tweets of the Week

May 1st 2016, 10:30 AM 8,003 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what we could see in the flames this week.

# social - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg had a dig at Trump for his talk of "building walls"
# CONNECTION
From TheJournal.ie
# CONNECTION

Mark Zuckerberg had a dig at Trump for his talk of "building walls"

Apr 12th 2016, 7:09 PM 17,455 Views 22 Comments

“It takes courage to choose hope over fear,” he said in a keynote speech.

# social - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Dublin used to have a pretty amazing public transport system
# Handy
From TheJournal.ie
# Handy

Dublin used to have a pretty amazing public transport system

Aug 29th 2015, 9:45 AM 34,623 Views 58 Comments

But we had to go and rip the whole thing up.

# social - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 3rd 2015, 9:39 AM 16,425 Views 13 Comments

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

# social - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

What exactly is Meow Chat and why is it all over your Facebook?
# Right Meow
From The Daily Edge
# Right Meow

What exactly is Meow Chat and why is it all over your Facebook?

Jul 29th 2014, 5:30 PM 18,088 Views 1 Comment

And when will it go away?

# social - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Why we smile...and why we fake it
# Say Cheese
From TheJournal.ie
# Say Cheese

Why we smile...and why we fake it

Jul 10th 2014, 7:14 AM 14,140 Views 13 Comments

Studies indicate smiling plays a key role in our social dynamics, but can you tell a fake from the real thing?

# social - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Facebook carried out hundreds of tests on users with few limits
# Experiments
From TheJournal.ie
# Experiments

Facebook carried out hundreds of tests on users with few limits

Jul 3rd 2014, 11:11 AM 5,609 Views 6 Comments

The experiments, carried out by Facebook’s Data Science team, covered topics like the causes of loneliness, how social behaviours spread through networks, and ‘political mobilisation messages.’

# social - Sunday 13 April, 2014

He's right, Joe: It's the Sporting Tweets of the Week
# Twittersphere
# Twittersphere

He's right, Joe: It's the Sporting Tweets of the Week

Apr 13th 2014, 9:55 AM 4,824 Views 0 Comments

From tactics to tuxes and even a suit of armour, Twitter didn’t disappoint us this week.

# social - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Meet the Kerry author chosen to take part in Twitter's literary festival
# Twitfiction
From TheJournal.ie
# Twitfiction

Meet the Kerry author chosen to take part in Twitter's literary festival

Mar 8th 2014, 8:45 AM 5,228 Views 2 Comments

The Twitter Fiction Festival has 52 authors telling their own original stories within the restrictions of 140 characters.

# social - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Convention votes to strengthen economic, social, and cultural rights
# Ccven
From TheJournal.ie
# Ccven

Convention votes to strengthen economic, social, and cultural rights

Feb 23rd 2014, 2:26 PM 7,125 Views 64 Comments

The ninth and final meeting of the Constitutional Convention also voted to emphasis rights to housing, social security, and essential health care.

# social - Friday 14 February, 2014

Facebook moves beyond male and female with new gender identity options
# LGBT
From TheJournal.ie
# LGBT

Facebook moves beyond male and female with new gender identity options

Feb 14th 2014, 10:04 AM 11,949 Views 66 Comments

Users in the US can now use 50 different custom gender terms – such as bi-gender and androgynous – to describe themselves.

# social - Friday 10 January, 2014

Gmail change will soon allow anyone on Google+ to email you
# Changes
From TheJournal.ie
# Changes

Gmail change will soon allow anyone on Google+ to email you

Jan 10th 2014, 11:08 AM 14,786 Views 25 Comments

Thankfully, you can opt-out of it.

# social - Saturday 9 November, 2013

7 important features an Irish social media site would need
# Gtuít
From The Daily Edge
# Gtuít

7 important features an Irish social media site would need

Nov 9th 2013, 1:00 PM 41,471 Views 20 Comments

A face blurring feature is a must.

# social - Friday 4 October, 2013

8 questions no one should ever ask anyone again
# Pop The Question
From The Daily Edge
# Pop The Question

8 questions no one should ever ask anyone again

Oct 4th 2013, 1:00 PM 37,919 Views 123 Comments

For everyone’s benefit.

# social - Thursday 15 August, 2013

The more you use Facebook, the more miserable you become
# Dislike
From The Daily Edge
# Dislike

The more you use Facebook, the more miserable you become

Aug 15th 2013, 11:21 AM 14,607 Views 52 Comments

It’s science.

# social - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

11 of the world's most awkward social situations
# Totes Awks
From The Daily Edge
# Totes Awks

11 of the world's most awkward social situations

Jul 23rd 2013, 6:00 PM 62,810 Views 63 Comments

This is where uncomfortable lives.

# social - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Facebook unveils Android software suite
# Facebook
From TheJournal.ie
# Facebook

Facebook unveils Android software suite

Apr 4th 2013, 9:30 PM 14,075 Views 43 Comments

The software will be available for download from 12 April.

# social - Monday 21 January, 2013

Column: To end cancer, we must close the health gap between rich and poor
# Cancer
From TheJournal.ie
# Cancer

Column: To end cancer, we must close the health gap between rich and poor

Jan 21st 2013, 12:00 PM 98 Views 26 Comments

It is only at the local level that we can close the “cancer gap” between the rich and poor, writes consultant medical oncologist Professor John Kennedy.

# social - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Snap: The top 10 Instagram locations in 2012
# Instagrammed
From TheJournal.ie
# Instagrammed

Snap: The top 10 Instagram locations in 2012

Dec 30th 2012, 8:45 AM 11,898 Views 5 Comments

All is not as it seems, however.

# social - Monday 26 November, 2012

The burning question*: Is it alright to take your phone to the toilet?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Is it alright to take your phone to the toilet?

Nov 26th 2012, 1:40 PM 12,245 Views 40 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# social - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Column: How to take your life back from technology
# Read Me
From TheJournal.ie
# Read Me

Column: How to take your life back from technology

Nov 17th 2012, 7:00 PM 35 Views 14 Comments

Mobile phones, email, Facebook and Twitter can make us more anti-social, writes Ciara Conlon – but that doesn’t mean we should ditch them.

# social - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Column: Most would jump at the chance to work at home, but it has its downsides
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: Most would jump at the chance to work at home, but it has its downsides

Nov 6th 2012, 7:00 AM 116 Views 17 Comments

Working at home is not as relaxing as one might think, writes Ann-Marie Scully who says she even misses the morning commute.

# social - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas win €775k prizes
# Awards
From TheJournal.ie
# Awards

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas win €775k prizes

Oct 18th 2012, 8:12 PM 11,825 Views 8 Comments

Coder Dojo, Neuro Hero and Soar each won €200,000 each at the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland awards tonight.

# social - Monday 17 September, 2012

Stream movies via Facebook with new Volta app
# Volta
From TheJournal.ie
# Volta

Stream movies via Facebook with new Volta app

Sep 17th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,414 Views 25 Comments

You can even choose a film for a friend over Facebook as a present – now isn’t that nice?

# social - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Poll: Do you know your neighbours?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Do you know your neighbours?

Jul 7th 2012, 9:15 AM 5,962 Views 28 Comments

You have a week left to organise an event for Know Your Neighbour weekend. But how well do you know them now – if at all?

# social - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Poll: Should teachers be on social media with students?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Should teachers be on social media with students?

Jun 5th 2012, 9:13 AM 6,122 Views 41 Comments

Is it alright for teachers to interact with their students on Facebook in this digital age – or should they steer clear? You tell us…

# social - Monday 14 May, 2012

The burning question*: Do you squeeze the toothpaste tube from the bottom?
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Do you squeeze the toothpaste tube from the bottom?

May 14th 2012, 11:40 AM 6,603 Views 28 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# social - Sunday 13 May, 2012

10 tips on overcoming fear
# Fear Factor
From TheJournal.ie
# Fear Factor

10 tips on overcoming fear

May 13th 2012, 7:45 AM 4,926 Views 6 Comments

Author Robert Greene has written books on how to gain power and keep it – this is how he thinks you can overcome fear…

# social - Monday 30 April, 2012

Volunteer depression service rolls out education programme
# Mental Health
From TheJournal.ie
# Mental Health

Volunteer depression service rolls out education programme

Apr 30th 2012, 3:17 PM 2,717 Views 17 Comments

#DepressionHurts campaign asks schools to give over one lesson to educating children on spotting depression in others – and reaching out if they are suffering.

# social - Monday 16 April, 2012

The 9 worst councils in Ireland's planning system
# Bad Planning
From TheJournal.ie
# Bad Planning

The 9 worst councils in Ireland's planning system

Apr 16th 2012, 10:46 AM 28,661 Views 70 Comments

An Taisce has rated planning systems in 34 city and county councils. Nine of them got an ‘F’ grade.

# social - Monday 2 January, 2012

Like! The most popular teams on Facebook
# Social
# Social

Like! The most popular teams on Facebook

Jan 2nd 2012, 9:01 AM 1,075 Views 1 Comment

Who are the most liked sports teams in the world? Well here’s the top 20.

# social - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Reggae and Usain Bolt: How Arthur's Day translates abroad
# Arthur's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Arthur's Day

Reggae and Usain Bolt: How Arthur's Day translates abroad

Sep 22nd 2011, 7:40 AM 1,758 Views 16 Comments

To Martha? To llamas? You might have your own opinion of the Guinness fest here – but is it really going round the world?…

# social - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Angry Birds CEO coming to Dublin for web summit
# Social
From TheJournal.ie
# Social

Angry Birds CEO coming to Dublin for web summit

Sep 21st 2011, 9:29 PM 752 Views 21 Comments

Mikael Hed will join senior execs from LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube at the second annual Dublin Web Summit.

# social - Saturday 21 May, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
From TheJournal.ie
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

May 21st 2011, 7:59 AM 543 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.