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From TheJournal.ie The classic ZX Spectrum is being re-released as a handheld device Rebirth

The classic ZX Spectrum is being re-released as a handheld device

The company behind it is trying to raise €130,000 to fund the project, which will include 1,000 games installed on the device.

From TheJournal.ie How much do you really know about these famous games? Retro

How much do you really know about these famous games?

There has been quite a few released over the last thirty years.

From TheJournal.ie Four years after his suicide, Gary Speed's family find support in Ireland Mental Health

Four years after his suicide, Gary Speed's family find support in Ireland

“We haven’t got any answers about Gary’s death, and we probably never will, but as a family we know that Console are always there and only a phone call away.”

From TheJournal.ie Giving men the opportunity to text is a "major development" in the fight against suicide Textual Healing

Giving men the opportunity to text is a "major development" in the fight against suicide

“It’s about meeting people where they’re at – and men simply prefer to type than talk,” says Paul Kelly of Console.

From TheJournal.ie This simple thing is helping men open up about suicide Mental Health

This simple thing is helping men open up about suicide

It’s being hailed a breakthrough.

From TheJournal.ie This is the Nintendo PlayStation that never saw the light of day Prototype

This is the Nintendo PlayStation that never saw the light of day

Both Sony and Nintendo had a partnership during the early 90s, but disagreements over licensing saw them go their separate ways.

From TheJournal.ie Weird Wide Web: Selfie proposals, a drone circus and the best looking console game EVER Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Selfie proposals, a drone circus and the best looking console game EVER

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

From TheJournal.ie Someone just paid over €110,000 for a limited-edition PS4* Big Spender

Someone just paid over €110,000 for a limited-edition PS4*

*It was for a good cause, in fairness.

From TheJournal.ie Fears that deaths by suicide rose over Christmas period Depression

Fears that deaths by suicide rose over Christmas period

Calls to Console’s helpline rose by one third over the festive season.

From TheJournal.ie Here's a video of Enda Kenny reading The Night Before Christmas Console This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Teen death sparks calls for schools to start teaching children about their mental health Suicide

Teen death sparks calls for schools to start teaching children about their mental health

The body of a 15-year-old girl was found in south Dublin yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Save grieving families from 'trial-like' suicide inquests: Console Too Much Trauma

Save grieving families from 'trial-like' suicide inquests: Console

Suicide-prevention charity says Ireland should look to Scotland to help suffering relatives.

From TheJournal.ie 'We must work to communicate the darkness that increasingly troubles young minds' Charleville

'We must work to communicate the darkness that increasingly troubles young minds'

The call was made at the funeral mass of the O’Driscoll brothers in Cork.

From The42 Want a legitimate reason to peg it around Ireland dressed as Rocky Balboa? Rocky Run This post contains videos

Want a legitimate reason to peg it around Ireland dressed as Rocky Balboa?

The Great Rocky Run is taking place in September and is seeking underdogs from all over the country to take part.

From TheJournal.ie After nearly ten years, Sony will pull the plug on the PSP Game Over

After nearly ten years, Sony will pull the plug on the PSP

Sony has stopped selling the handheld in Japan and North America, and will do the same in Europe later this year.

From TheJournal.ie Suicides among young people decreased significantly last year Prevention

Suicides among young people decreased significantly last year

But the Console charity says the fall hasn’t been matched in other parts of society.

From TheJournal.ie Nintendo's classic NES gets a classy aluminum redesign Retro Gaming

Nintendo's classic NES gets a classy aluminum redesign

Although you will have to pay €350 for the privilege of playing Super Mario Bros 3 in 1080p definition.

From TheJournal.ie Irish rugby players given suicide prevention training Console

Irish rugby players given suicide prevention training

Former Munster star Marcus Horan says the reality of professional sport is that athletes must “switch on a persona”.

From TheJournal.ie Sony is working on original TV shows for the Playstation 4 TV Wars

Sony is working on original TV shows for the Playstation 4

The company plans to offer original TV content through its Playstation Network service.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands gather to remember loved ones lost to suicide Console

Thousands gather to remember loved ones lost to suicide

Console held six special Celebration of Light events around the country today.

From TheJournal.ie Microsoft pens doctor's note to give players more time to play Xbox Sick Leave

Microsoft pens doctor's note to give players more time to play Xbox

Now you can get off work by telling your boss you have Zombie Flu. Possibly.

From TheJournal.ie The cost of building a PS4 is cheaper than you would expect PS4

The cost of building a PS4 is cheaper than you would expect

The console will go on sale for €399 on 29th November, a week after the Xbox One is released.

Sony sold one million PS4s in 24 hours

The company expects to sell 5 million by March.

6 things to worry about as the PS4 launches in the US

The console launched in the US at midnight.

From TheJournal.ie Sharp increase in suicidal farmers calling helpline over financial troubles Stress

Sharp increase in suicidal farmers calling helpline over financial troubles

Financial woes and the fodder shortage has left many farmers in an extremely difficult situation, says suicide prevention charity Console.

From TheJournal.ie Donal Walsh’s message to teenagers: ‘Take time, a door will open’ Live Life

Donal Walsh’s message to teenagers: ‘Take time, a door will open’

The Kerry teen made a video to inspire struggling teens not to take their own lives before he passed away last May.

From TheJournal.ie Recognising the warning signs can prevent suicides Mental Health

Recognising the warning signs can prevent suicides

Console has trained hundreds of people in various communities to look for ways to help save lives from suicide.

From TheJournal.ie Suicide resource centre dedicates rooms to Donal Walsh Kerry

Suicide resource centre dedicates rooms to Donal Walsh

Donal Walsh’s parents donated funds to the Console Centre in Tralee so special rooms for teens could be refurbished.

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins: Stigma a major barrier to suicide prevention Suicide In Ireland

President Higgins: Stigma a major barrier to suicide prevention

The President says everyone needs to play a role in preventing suicide, and has called for a more open and tolerant society in which people aren’t afraid to seek help.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman to cycle for 30 hours with no sleep for suicide charity Suicide

Irishman to cycle for 30 hours with no sleep for suicide charity

Ricky Geoghegan said he is frustrated at how “useless” he feels about the proliferation of suicide and lack of awareness around it.

From TheJournal.ie Official figures suggest slight fall in number of suicides in 2012 Mental Health

Official figures suggest slight fall in number of suicides in 2012

CSO data records 507 suicides for the year 2012 – but one charity says the figures don’t give the full picture.

From TheJournal.ie Second date added as 'huge demand' for suicide prevention training Gatekeepers

Second date added as 'huge demand' for suicide prevention training

Console is running the programmed in Dublin at the end of this month.

From TheJournal.ie Suicide resource centre opens in Tralee Mental Health

Suicide resource centre opens in Tralee

Console will provide a broad range of supports and services for those affected by or at risk of suicide.

From TheJournal.ie Bullied: The experts' advice on what to do if you have been affected by bullying Read Me

Bullied: The experts' advice on what to do if you have been affected by bullying

Following what you told us about your bullying experiences, we asked the experts for advice. Here’s what they said.

From TheJournal.ie 1,000 people honour loved ones at Console Celebration of Light Console This post contains images

1,000 people honour loved ones at Console Celebration of Light

The event was organised by the national suicide prevention charity Console, and took place in Maynooth.

From TheJournal.ie Console plans to open suicide resource centre in Kerry Suicide

Console plans to open suicide resource centre in Kerry

The national suicide prevention and bereavement charity unveiled its plans for the centre this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Suicide prevention charity tells teens to seek help after Erin tragedy Cyber Bullying

Suicide prevention charity tells teens to seek help after Erin tragedy

Erin Gallagher, 13, was found dead on Saturday after receiving anonymous abuse through networking site Ask.fm.

From TheJournal.ie New theory to identify people in danger from suicide Mental Health

New theory to identify people in danger from suicide

Dr Harry Barry revealed his Cocoon Theory at the Console World Suicide Prevention Day Conference yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Irish suicide prevention charity to expand services to UK Suicide Prevention

Irish suicide prevention charity to expand services to UK

Console is to open an office in London following discussions with the UK Department of Health and the Metropolitan Police.