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Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 13 February, 2016

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From TheJournal.ie Awkward – UK companies must reveal difference between average pay of men and women Equality

Awkward – UK companies must reveal difference between average pay of men and women

The new rule will apply to all companies with more than 250 employees.

A disused army site in Co Kildare has just sold for a cool €8.2 million

Magee Barracks in Kildare Town will now be redeveloped by the buyer, an unnamed Irish client.

Changing your iPhone settings to this specific date will render it useless

If you change the date to 1 January 1970, a bug will brick your iPhone, rendering it completely useless.

What Web Summit? Two new events for Irish startups to sink their teeth into

Startup Nations Summit and AngelSummit are coming to Ireland in 2016.

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From TheJournal.ie The UK Independent will no longer be a newspaper End Of The Line

The UK Independent will no longer be a newspaper

The publication is set to continue online from the end of next month.

From TheJournal.ie Get ready for the new Top Gear by checking out the first ever episode from 1977 Take A Break

Get ready for the new Top Gear by checking out the first ever episode from 1977

“If you happen to be a road user, and let’s face it who isn’t these days?”

These are the top skills you need to get headhunted

Research shows a demand for experts in cloud computing, big data and IT security from Irish employers.

From TheJournal.ie Luas strike: Another stressful day for commuters, as Hailo demand surges Off The Rails

Luas strike: Another stressful day for commuters, as Hailo demand surges

Regular Luas commuters are taking to buses, taxis, bicycles and cars to make it to work

From TheJournal.ie P60 – What do I need to know before I banish it to the back of a drawer? Explainer

P60 – What do I need to know before I banish it to the back of a drawer?

P60 forms are often ‘filed’ in a drawer never to be seen again. However, it’s an important document.

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Tenor John McCormack's former Booterstown home is going for a song... (not really)

Thursday 11 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Google’s European president doesn’t know how much he gets paid Taxing Question

Zuckerberg has distanced himself from ‘deeply upsetting’ comments about India

One of its board members claimed that anti-colonisation had a negative effect on India soon after it caused Facebook to withdraw its Free Basics service.

From TheJournal.ie Luas workers on strike: here’s what you need to know to get around Massive Disruptions

Luas workers on strike: here’s what you need to know to get around

The strike began this morning and will continue until Saturday.

Google’s gift to Ireland is talent, not tax dollars

Web Summit CEO Paddy Cosgrave gives his thoughts on how startups can attract some of that talent.

Wednesday 10 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Wednesday Take Five

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

The startup fundraising method this investor thinks is ‘extremely dangerous’

CoderDojo’s Bill Liao thinks equity crowdfunding isn’t all it’s hyped up to be.

Another nail in Flash’s coffin as Google plans to ban it from ads

Google will ban Flash-based ads at the start of next year, continuing its move to phase it out of its products entirely.

How exactly is your Snapchat score calculated?

It appears underneath your profile, but does it mean anything important?

Minister: Two day Luas strike will cause “massive disruption” for Dublin commuters

The strike is set to go ahead tomorrow and last until Saturday morning.

From TheJournal.ie This VERY swanky new building is coming to Dublin 4 Vertium This post contains images

This VERY swanky new building is coming to Dublin 4

The €170m office block is looking for tenants.

This Galway-made beer has been named the best in Ireland

As voted for by craft beer lovers.

From TheJournal.ie Things are about to get even more squeezed for companies in Dublin Rents Are Rising

Things are about to get even more squeezed for companies in Dublin

Commercial rents are expected to rise by 12% in the capital in the next year.

Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Vodafone, Meteor, Three and UPC all in trouble for breaking consumer laws

With 111 nationwide inspections and 62 enforcement actions, 2015 was a busy year for Ireland’s consumer protection watchdog.

It’s not just Dublin where businesses are being squeezed by high rents

Office vacancy levels are falling in key Irish regions.

Twitter is creating an anti-abuse council to help it curb online bullying

The safety council is made up of more than 40 different organisations to help it stomp out abuse on the platform.

The number of properties to rent in Ireland has hit rock bottom

Report shows tenants outside Dublin suffer biggest rent hikes.

Monday 8 February, 2016

Take a trip and see how creative computer viruses were back in the day

When malware was just designed not to take your data, but simply crash your computer.

Facebook’s plan to connect the world has been dealt a major blow in India

India’s telecoms regulator has outlawed differential pricing for data packages, meaning Facebook’s ‘Free Basics’ plan won’t be allowed in the country.

There’s a new place for Irish workers to vent their spleens about their jobs

IrishJobs.ie is taking a leaf out of Glassdoor’s book.

Google doesn’t just want its cars to be driverless but wireless too

The company is testing out wireless charging with its self-driving cars, by using a special transmitter embedded in the ground

From TheJournal.ie You can learn a lot about management from potty training your child Opinion

You can learn a lot about management from potty training your child

A good manager is clear on what’s expected, gives feedback, encourages, develops and rewards.

These singing sheep may have stolen the show at the Super Bowl

Forget the half-time show – it’s all about the ads.

Sunday 7 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 12 things successful people do right before bed Rituals

12 things successful people do right before bed

Just in case you’re looking for tips.

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

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.

The one thing most businesses still screw up on social media

One of the world’s top social media experts shares his simple advice that all companies can follow.

This is how you can control your desktop remotely

Or just help solve someone else’s PC/Mac problem without having to leave your own.

Saturday 6 February, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring round calendars, bare-bones radio and surviving in an alien world.

From TheJournal.ie This man sold his stake in a €220 million company for a bike Whoops

This man sold his stake in a €220 million company for a bike

He described it as “the biggest mistake I ever made”.

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