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Dublin: -1 °C Thursday 11 February, 2016

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# facebook - Today’s News

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.

# facebook - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Election candidate told she is a “suicide waiting to happen” after releasing anti-Pegida video Vile

Election candidate told she is a “suicide waiting to happen” after releasing anti-Pegida video

“The fact that they are also targeting my children is disgusting.”

From The Daily Edge Everybody needs a friend as dedicated as this guy Countdown

Everybody needs a friend as dedicated as this guy

Birthday greetings done right. Sort of.

# facebook - Monday 8 February, 2016

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.

# facebook - Sunday 7 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This couple shared their lovely Humans of Dublin proposal story on the Ray D’Arcy Show Stories To Tell

This couple shared their lovely Humans of Dublin proposal story on the Ray D’Arcy Show

And other heroes of the popular Facebook page were there too.

# facebook - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Facebook looked completely different 12 years ago – here’s what’s changed over the years

It’s come a long way since it was called TheFacebook.

From The Daily Edge An absolute chancer went viral when he tried to pass off this as a winning scratch card Prankster

An absolute chancer went viral when he tried to pass off this as a winning scratch card

And the UK lottery had a brilliant response for him.

# facebook - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge This heart-melting Humans of New York story has made everyone cry on Facebook Miss Her

This heart-melting Humans of New York story has made everyone cry on Facebook

And inspired others to share their own stories of loss.

# facebook - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

The world’s most valuable company begins with an A, but it’s no longer Apple

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is now the world’s most valuable company.

# facebook - Sunday 31 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Irish nuns sexy phone line is Facebook comedy gold Shame

This Irish nuns sexy phone line is Facebook comedy gold

“What am I wearing? I’m putting on another cardigan”.

# facebook - Thursday 28 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Alan Shatter says that some gardaí use the Pulse system as a social network for “gossip” Be-baw

Alan Shatter says that some gardaí use the Pulse system as a social network for “gossip”

Shatter said he had raised this issue with Martin Callinan.

So after its best year ever, what’s next for Facebook?

The company generated €16.45 billion in revenue and now has 1.59 billion monthly active users.

From The Daily Edge This little girl’s home-made beauty tutorial went hilariously wrong Inspo

# facebook - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge A mam called out a shop assistant for saying her daughter should wear Spanx Facebook

A mam called out a shop assistant for saying her daughter should wear Spanx

And now it’s everywhere on Facebook.

Facebook’s best-kept secret is a second website that’s for talking to your friends

Should Facebook be banned in your workplace, there’s another way around it.

From The Daily Edge The ‘Garlic Bread Memes’ Facebook page is the most hilariously inappropriate place Buttered Up

# facebook - Monday 25 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A team of Australian vets have skipped a bushfire evacuation to care for the local wildlife Fair Play

A team of Australian vets have skipped a bushfire evacuation to care for the local wildlife

The western Australian town of Yarloop has been devastated by bushfires throughout January.

From The Daily Edge 7 reasons why you absolutely should not Be Like Bill Kill Bill

7 reasons why you absolutely should not Be Like Bill

Bill is driving everyone up the wall. Don’t be like Bill.

This is what the massive new Facebook data centre in Meath will look like

The company’s first data centre in Ireland is expected to open in late 2017 or early 2018.

From The Daily Edge This bold teen is going viral for yelling at water protesters to ‘pay their bills’ Get A Job

This bold teen is going viral for yelling at water protesters to ‘pay their bills’

“This video was a joke”, he wrote on Facebook.

# facebook - Saturday 23 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie One political party is absolutely trouncing the rest in the social media battle Gimme Dem Likes

One political party is absolutely trouncing the rest in the social media battle

Here are the top 11 parties by Facebook following.

From The Daily Edge This woman’s powerful Facebook status about period stains is going mega viral Red Blotch

# facebook - Thursday 21 January, 2016

From The42 Facebook to flex muscle in sports coverage market Big Player This post contains videos

Facebook to flex muscle in sports coverage market

The social media giant has launched a hub to rival Twitter but initially it will be heavily US-focused.

From The Daily Edge People are sharing these lovely photos of premature twins who won’t stop holding hands Wombmates

# facebook - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Facebook will have a personalised message for all its adult Irish users today… Check The Register

Facebook will have a personalised message for all its adult Irish users today…

The social media giant wants us all to make sure we’re on the electoral register before the general election rolls into town in a few weeks.

# facebook - Sunday 17 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie ‘We’re so obsessed with documenting our life on social media, we’re forgetting to live it’ Column

‘We’re so obsessed with documenting our life on social media, we’re forgetting to live it’

Put your phones away and live your life without the lens, writes Andrew McGinley.

# facebook - Saturday 16 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge A man found a woman’s lost phone and swiped right for himself on her Tinder Smooth Operator This post contains a poll

# facebook - Friday 15 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This little boy reunited with his lost dog is breaking hearts all over Facebook Feels

# facebook - Sunday 10 January, 2016

This is how you can turn off Facebook’s On This Day reminders

There is no official way to turn them off, but there is a workaround.

# facebook - Friday 8 January, 2016

Facebook wants to kill off your phone number entirely

Its head of messaging believes the popularity of apps like Messenger is making old communication methods disappear.

# facebook - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This woman’s brutally honest Facebook post about having sex as a parent is brilliant Parent Sex

This woman’s brutally honest Facebook post about having sex as a parent is brilliant

“It’s a pretty romantic scene really, listening to Iggle Piggle in the back ground.”

# facebook - Monday 4 January, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg’s New Year’s resolution is straight from a superhero comic book

The Facebook CEO wants to build an AI system like ‘Jarvis from Iron Man’.

# facebook - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Facebook profile videos are now available so here’s how to make one

Facebook profile videos are now available so here’s how to make one

New year, new you (in your profile).

# facebook - Thursday 31 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 things everyone needs to stop doing on social media in 2016 NO MORE
From The Daily Edge A man’s hilariously honest account of being a new dad is going super viral Ross Kemp

A man’s hilariously honest account of being a new dad is going super viral

“Baby piss in your eye is really only funny the first time.”

# facebook - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Irish man’s amazing story of homelessness on New Year’s Eve is going viral on Facebook Humans Of Dublin

This Irish man’s amazing story of homelessness on New Year’s Eve is going viral on Facebook

A wonderful story from the Humans of Dublin page.

# facebook - Monday 28 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Small business owners ignore social media at their peril Opinion

Small business owners ignore social media at their peril

Thousands of small businesses are already reaping the benefits of having social media integrated into their everyday business routine, writes Michael O’Brien.

# facebook - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Santa has shared the most heartbreaking request he ever got Stories From The Big Chair

This Santa has shared the most heartbreaking request he ever got

And it’s going hugely viral on Facebook.

# facebook - Monday 14 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Plenty of Irish media outlets fell for this video from a comedy Facebook page Banana Spider

Plenty of Irish media outlets fell for this video from a comedy Facebook page

Banana sales were probably down around Ireland over the weekend.

From The Daily Edge Loads of Irish media fell for this video from a comedy Facebook page Banana Spider

Loads of Irish media fell for this video from a comedy Facebook page

Banana sales were probably down around Ireland over the weekend.

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