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Media - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Has The Sun stopped publishing photos of topless women on page 3? Speculation This post contains a poll

Has The Sun stopped publishing photos of topless women on page 3?

There are lots of reports but the head of PR for the tabloid has called it ‘speculation’.

Media - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie No joke, a group called CRAIC protested in London today against C4′s Famine sitcom Delicious Irony

No joke, a group called CRAIC protested in London today against C4′s Famine sitcom

Only a handful turned up outside Channel 4 mind.

The Briefcase: Oil wars, Irish milk fans and glitter rage

This was the week in business.

Media - Friday 16 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Newspaper allowed to call Joseph Stalin a “bloodthirsty cannibal” Stalin

Newspaper allowed to call Joseph Stalin a “bloodthirsty cannibal”

The application was rejected as “manifestly ill-founded” and the case declared inadmissible.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you listen to the Anton Savage Show? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you listen to the Anton Savage Show?

The broadcaster — who has also presented The Last Word, and had stints broadcasting for RTÉ and TV3 — was announced as Ray’s replacement yesteday.

Media - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Anton Savage to replace Ray D’Arcy on TodayFM Radio
From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do we need the IFTAs? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do we need the IFTAs?

The Oscar nominations are out today, but what’s happening with Ireland’s ceremony? No-one seems to know.

Media - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Eircom slammed for ‘excessive’ and ‘opportunistic’ price rises

Fees will be nearly €100 a year higher for some residential customers.

From TheJournal.ie Waterford Whispers receives praise from The Washington Post Je Suis Charlie

Waterford Whispers receives praise from The Washington Post

Waterford Whispers News was today featured in The Washington Post.

Media - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Image magazine comes in for harsh criticism for unpaid PA internship The New Emily

Image magazine comes in for harsh criticism for unpaid PA internship

Duties include being the PA to the managing director, as well as front of house for clients.

From TheJournal.ie A Jewish newspaper has photoshopped Angela Merkel out of this Charlie Hebdo march Disappearing Act

Media - Monday 12 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie New Charlie Hebdo will feature caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed Act Of Defiance

New Charlie Hebdo will feature caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed

The magazine’s front page will be released this evening.

Media - Sunday 11 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Betting suspended on Ray’s replacement after three-figure sums placed for Anton Ray D'arcy

Betting suspended on Ray’s replacement after three-figure sums placed for Anton

Paddy Power says the largest bet it received was for €300.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Have you been tuning into UTV Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you been tuning into UTV Ireland?

Have you caught up with Pat since his return to Irish TV? Are you getting your nightly news fix from Alison and Chris?

Media - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Media - Friday 9 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The new editors of the Irish Independent and the Sunday Independent have been named Oh Hi

Media - Thursday 8 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Guarantee: A movie we know ends in tears, but compellingly captures an important part of Irish history Review

The Guarantee: A movie we know ends in tears, but compellingly captures an important part of Irish history

On September 29, 2008, one decision changed Ireland’s path.

From TheJournal.ie Charlie Hebdo will publish 1,000,000 copies of its magazine next week Response

Charlie Hebdo will publish 1,000,000 copies of its magazine next week

The publication will be supported by other French media outlets.

Media - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie North Korea made a schoolboy error when they hacked Sony, says FBI HIDE MY IP

North Korea made a schoolboy error when they hacked Sony, says FBI

The FBI says they “got sloppy” and sometimes didn’t block their IP addresses.

Media - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Sony hacks were ‘extortionist efforts by criminals who attacked us’: CEO

But the company’s boss didn’t make any mention of North Korea in his first public comments about the cyber attacks.

Media - Monday 5 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie UTV Ireland’s first news bulletin aired this evening – how was it? New Kid In Town

UTV Ireland’s first news bulletin aired this evening – how was it?

The reaction has been largely quite good.

Media - Friday 2 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie People were really upset UTV Ireland replaced The Dark Knight with Pat Kenny Lights Camera Action

People were really upset UTV Ireland replaced The Dark Knight with Pat Kenny

The popular Batman movie was shown in UTV last night but a documentary fronted by Pat Kenny was shown on the new Irish channel at the same time instead.

Media - Monday 29 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie More than 700,000 people watched the Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas Special this year Thats Nice

More than 700,000 people watched the Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas Special this year

RTÉ’s news programmes also performed well over the festive period.

From The Daily Edge Facebook is sorry for making people relive bad memories with Year in Review posts Year In Review

Facebook is sorry for making people relive bad memories with Year in Review posts

The feature has been much more than just annoying to some people.

Media - Friday 26 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie So after all that hassle is The Interview actually any good? Don't Believe The Hype

So after all that hassle is The Interview actually any good?

The reviews are mixed to say the least.

Media - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Sony is now going to release The Interview to “the largest possible audience” Pr Money Can't Buy

Sony is now going to release The Interview to “the largest possible audience”

Only 200-300 cinemas are, however, expected to show the film.

Pharrell Williams and other mega music stars threaten to sue YouTube for $1 billion

It’s all about copyright and who gets paid for artists’ tracks.

From The42 RTÉ defend boxing coverage after Katie Taylor brands the broadcaster ‘disrespectful’ Fight

RTÉ defend boxing coverage after Katie Taylor brands the broadcaster ‘disrespectful’

Olympian Paddy Barnes has also been critical of RTÉ in recent months.

Media - Monday 22 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This actress, presenter and voice-over artist will be the face of UTV weather in 10 days Nothing But Blue Skies

This actress, presenter and voice-over artist will be the face of UTV weather in 10 days

Jenny Buckley is the latest hire announced by the new Irish station.

Media - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Media - Friday 19 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Dubliners said goodbye to the Metro Herald today – and things got emotional Good Morning And Thank You

Dubliners said goodbye to the Metro Herald today – and things got emotional

We saw hugs, Christmas cards, a cheeky fiver, and plenty of sad faces on the streets this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Think your home (or your neighbour’s) could be Home of the Year? Gaffs

Think your home (or your neighbour’s) could be Home of the Year?

If so, a new RTÉ show is looking for you.

From TheJournal.ie Staff at the Metro Herald are having a bit of fun on its last day Bad News

Staff at the Metro Herald are having a bit of fun on its last day

Thirteen staff will be made redundant as the paper closes.

Media - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Paddy Power erection pun and Georgia Salpa eating chocolate are fair game for ads

So says Irish advertising standards.

It’s no joke: Hundreds of people have responded to this ad looking for the next Ray D’Arcy

A decision on Ray’s replacement isn’t expected before February. Interviews are set to take place in the New Year.

From TheJournal.ie Q&A with Pat Kenny: His new UTV Ireland show, Fair City and would he ever get into politics? Pat Kenny

Q&A with Pat Kenny: His new UTV Ireland show, Fair City and would he ever get into politics?

We also get into Ray D’arcy and his first time on a bus shelter…

Media - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Complaint about Brendan O’Carroll’s on-air gay marriage support rejected D'ruling

Complaint about Brendan O’Carroll’s on-air gay marriage support rejected

BAI says having people on both sides of every debate is not an “absolute requirement”.

Media - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The trailer for TV3′s new soap Red Rock is pretty intense Welcome To Your Life

The trailer for TV3′s new soap Red Rock is pretty intense

The show airs on 7 January.

Media - Monday 15 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Rupert Murdoch tweets ‘congrats’ to his newspaper after ‘bloody outcome’ to Sydney siege

Rupert Murdoch tweets ‘congrats’ to his newspaper after ‘bloody outcome’ to Sydney siege

The Australian-born media magnate has been criticised by some for being insensitive.