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From TheJournal.ie 'Like', failure and ads: The moments that helped define Facebook Staying Power

'Like', failure and ads: The moments that helped define Facebook

With the site celebrating its tenth birthday today, here are the moments that made Facebook what it is today.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: This Apple short was shot using only iPhones Anniversary

Watch: This Apple short was shot using only iPhones

The video celebrates the Mac’s 30th anniversary and all footage was shot in the one day.

From TheJournal.ie Is there life on Mars? Ten years on the Opportunity rover is still looking Interstellar Trekker

Is there life on Mars? Ten years on the Opportunity rover is still looking

The rover was only supposed to run for 90 days, but 10 years a 40 Martian kilometers later, it shows no signs of stopping.

From TheJournal.ie Candlelit vigil to be held at site of Adrian Donohoe’s death Killing

Candlelit vigil to be held at site of Adrian Donohoe’s death

The anniversary of the death of Detective Garda Donohoe will be marked today in Dundalk.

From TheJournal.ie This is what gardaí have done to try and catch the killers of Adrian Donohoe One Year On

This is what gardaí have done to try and catch the killers of Adrian Donohoe

And how you might be able to help.

From The42 Louth GAA club to mark anniversary of Detective Adrian Donohoe's death with candlelight walk RIP

Louth GAA club to mark anniversary of Detective Adrian Donohoe's death with candlelight walk

Donohoe was shot dead on January 25th last year during a robbery at the Lordship Credit Union.

From TheJournal.ie Celebrating 50 years of bringing intercultural learning to Ireland Cultures

Celebrating 50 years of bringing intercultural learning to Ireland

EIL Ireland director Kevin Hickey said that Ireland is no longer the mono-cultural country it was when the non-profit was first set up.

From TheJournal.ie Great Train Robbery's Ronnie Biggs dies, aged 84 RIP

Great Train Robbery's Ronnie Biggs dies, aged 84

Biggs had suffered a series of strokes in recent years.

From TheJournal.ie Military and party vow loyalty to Jong-Un on anniversary of father's death North Korea

Military and party vow loyalty to Jong-Un on anniversary of father's death

Today marks the second anniversary of the death of his father, Kim Jong-il

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about Gerry Adams at Nelson Mandela’s funeral, Commander Chris Hadfield in Dublin, and the weather…

From TheJournal.ie 18 years ago, Mandela wore a Springbok jersey to present the Rugby World Cup Power Of Sport This post contains videos

18 years ago, Mandela wore a Springbok jersey to present the Rugby World Cup

“We didn’t have 60,000 South Africans, we had 43 million South Africans” – Francois Pienaar.

From TheJournal.ie 75 years ago this week, this man saved 669 children from Nazi death camps Tribute

75 years ago this week, this man saved 669 children from Nazi death camps

Hearing of violence against Jewish community in Germany and Austria, English stockbroker Nicholas Winton organised transport of children to safety.

Microsoft Windows was launched 28 years ago today, and here’s how it looked

On this day in 1985, your desktop looked like this.

From TheJournal.ie Candlelit vigils mark one year since Savita’s death Anniversary

Candlelit vigils mark one year since Savita’s death

The vigils took place simultaneously in Galway, Dublin and Cork.

From The42 It's 15 years ago today since Robbie Keane scored his first-ever Ireland goal Anniversary

It's 15 years ago today since Robbie Keane scored his first-ever Ireland goal

The then-18-year-old hit a brace against Malta.

From TheJournal.ie Everything you need to know about the bank guarantee, but were afraid to ask 5 Years On

Everything you need to know about the bank guarantee, but were afraid to ask

It’s been five years…here’s a recap of what went down on 30 September 2008.

From The42 I was 'nailed on a cross' for 25 years - Ben Johnson Anniversary

I was 'nailed on a cross' for 25 years - Ben Johnson

It’s the 25th anniversary of the dirtiest race in history.

From TheJournal.ie In Pictures: US marks 9/11 anniversary In Remembrance This post contains images

In Pictures: US marks 9/11 anniversary

A number of memorials took place today to mark the twelfth anniversary of the attacks that struck America on 11 September 2001.

From TheJournal.ie 12 years on: America remembers a day of terror Anniversary This post contains images

12 years on: America remembers a day of terror

See: the newspapers from 12 September 2001.

Power Rangers is now 20 years old

Feel ancient yet?

From TheJournal.ie 28 pictures from today's 1913 Lockout commemoration celebrations Jim Larkin This post contains images

28 pictures from today's 1913 Lockout commemoration celebrations

Hundreds of people lined O’Connell Street to watch a reenactment of the Dublin Metropolitan Police baton-charging crowds on ‘Bloody Sunday’.

From TheJournal.ie An Post launch three stamps to mark 1913 Lockout centenary Big Jim This post contains images

An Post launch three stamps to mark 1913 Lockout centenary

James Connolly, Constance Markiewicz and Jim Larkin feature on the new stamps launched today.

From TheJournal.ie Michael D to lead 1913 Lockout commemoration this weekend Anniversary

Michael D to lead 1913 Lockout commemoration this weekend

Saturday will mark the 100th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, one of the key events of the Lockout.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: NASA marks one year since Neil Armstrong's death Tribute

VIDEO: NASA marks one year since Neil Armstrong's death

Armstrong died in 2012 at the age of 82.

From TheJournal.ie Defence Forces unveils memorial to Michael Collins In Remembrance This post contains images

Defence Forces unveils memorial to Michael Collins

On the anniversary of his death, Collins’ grand-niece unveiled the memorial and placed a wreath.

From TheJournal.ie Norway honours victims of 2011 terror attacks Anniversary

Norway honours victims of 2011 terror attacks

Today marks the second anniversary of the terror attacks, which claimed the lives of 77 people.

From The42 18 reasons why Roy Keane is a Manchester United legend Anniversary

18 reasons why Roy Keane is a Manchester United legend

It’s 20 years today since the former Irish international signed for the club.

From TheJournal.ie 17 years on: Veronica Guerin remembered for courage and determination Anniversary This post contains images

17 years on: Veronica Guerin remembered for courage and determination

The 37-year-old was one of the first journalists in Ireland to take on the “big guys” of organised crime.

From TheJournal.ie In photos: JFK visits Ireland in 1963 JFK This post contains images

In photos: JFK visits Ireland in 1963

Ahead of the 50th anniversary of John F Kennedy’s visit to Ireland, the Taoiseach described the relationship between Ireland and America as being one of “hope and history”.

From TheJournal.ie 20 years ago homosexuality was decriminalised, but not everyone was happy... Homosexuality

20 years ago homosexuality was decriminalised, but not everyone was happy...

Paul McGrath of Fine Gael at the time spoke against the bill and said he was concerned what impact it would have on society as a whole.

From TheJournal.ie Today marks the 20th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality Equality

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality

It took a 16-year legal battle to remove the Victorian laws from Ireland’s statutebook which criminalised sexual acts between men.

From TheJournal.ie “The Kennedys were more than emigrants” – 50 years on, Wexford remembers JFK JFK 50

“The Kennedys were more than emigrants” – 50 years on, Wexford remembers JFK

Thousands of people are attending events in New Ross today to mark JFK’s visit to the town half a century ago.

From TheJournal.ie 60 years ago today Queen Elizabeth II was crowned The Queen

60 years ago today Queen Elizabeth II was crowned

The 87-year-old took the throne on 6 February 1952 upon the death of her father King George VI.

From The42 It's 25 years today since the 'Anfield Rap' was released Anniversary This post contains videos

It's 25 years today since the 'Anfield Rap' was released

Featuring John Aldridge and co in all their musical glory.

From TheJournal.ie World's first ever web page to be brought back to life Blast From The Past

World's first ever web page to be brought back to life

CERN is recreating the website that launched the world wide web to mark the 20th anniversary of the Tim Berners-Lee invention.

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds mark 70th anniversary of Warsaw ghetto uprising World War II

Hundreds mark 70th anniversary of Warsaw ghetto uprising

Hundreds of people – including Holocaust survivors – gathered to mark the uprising that saw Jewish people take arms against Nazi forces.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Though the Good Friday Agreement brought peace, we should never forget the past Opinion

Column: Though the Good Friday Agreement brought peace, we should never forget the past

On this date 15 years ago, the Good Friday Agreement was signed. While we have come along way, we shouldn’t take the peace we have for granted, writes Ben English.

From The42 Remembering Jim Stynes, the AFL icon who passed away a year ago today Legend This post contains videos

Remembering Jim Stynes, the AFL icon who passed away a year ago today

The Dublin-born footie star fought a public battle with cancer.

7 reasons we miss Dermot Morgan CRILLLLLY! This post contains videos

7 reasons we miss Dermot Morgan

The great comedian died 15 years ago today, and that money was just resting in his account.

From TheJournal.ie James Bulger's Dad talks about the pain that will not heal Remembering

James Bulger's Dad talks about the pain that will not heal

On the 20th anniversary of his son’s death, Ralph Bulger reveals he drank heavily for years to try and dull the pain.