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From The42 Tragic death of Philip Hughes inspires Ireland's John Mooney to design new helmet The 'gorget'

Tragic death of Philip Hughes inspires Ireland's John Mooney to design new helmet

The new piece of equipment has a grille to protect the batsman’s neck.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how to set up strong antivirus protection on your computer TechGuide

Here's how to set up strong antivirus protection on your computer

Because a good choice will go a long way.

From TheJournal.ie If you're using one of these passwords, you're in serious trouble Security

If you're using one of these passwords, you're in serious trouble

Although it’s not too late to change it to something better.

From TheJournal.ie A 77-year-old man kicked an intruder in the stomach while being robbed Break In

A 77-year-old man kicked an intruder in the stomach while being robbed

Another woman’s home was broken into while she lay on a life support machine.

From TheJournal.ie What should you be doing to keep the burglars out of your home? Prevention

What should you be doing to keep the burglars out of your home?

TheJournal.ie spoke to a security expert about what we should be doing to stay safe.

From TheJournal.ie New policy to protect older people and disabled persons from sexual abuse released Abuse

New policy to protect older people and disabled persons from sexual abuse released

This comes as part of a wider policy issued today by the HSE.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí afraid of attacks from "darker element" of water protests GRA

Gardaí afraid of attacks from "darker element" of water protests

In a statement from the Garda Representative Association, it states that “the uniform no longer offers the protection of our democratic society”.

From TheJournal.ie New scandal: 10 Irish Water customers had their bank details sent to their landlords Data Breach

New scandal: 10 Irish Water customers had their bank details sent to their landlords Exclusive

“It’s an absolute shambles,” one affected customer said, after waiting on the phone for an hour to speak to Irish Water’s customer care team.

From TheJournal.ie Kildare may have seen its last ever animal circus in the county Animal Rights

Kildare may have seen its last ever animal circus in the county

The motion, which goes before Kildare County Council, has the support of Mayor Fiona O’Loughlin.

From The42 Bellarabi and Schurrle can cause Ireland problems on the wings, says Quinn Protection

Bellarabi and Schurrle can cause Ireland problems on the wings, says Quinn

The Sky Sports pundit has been impressed by Germany’s wide men.

From TheJournal.ie How to make sure your phone doesn't get a scratch on it TechGuide

How to make sure your phone doesn't get a scratch on it

If your phone has far too many scrapes and bumps, then it might be worth reassessing how you use it.

From TheJournal.ie There's currently no obligation for doctors to have insurance but there soon will be Protection

There's currently no obligation for doctors to have insurance but there soon will be

Does your doctor have medical indemnity insurance?

From TheJournal.ie Should you be worried about whether your cloud data is safe? Stay Safe

Should you be worried about whether your cloud data is safe?

The recent image leak involving numerous female celebrities has brought the focus on cloud security, but does this mean your own files are under threat?

From TheJournal.ie The HSE's campaign to protect girls from cervical cancer is working Vaccination

The HSE's campaign to protect girls from cervical cancer is working

Uptake levels for the HPC vaccine have exceeded targets and more than 42,000 girls have received the full course.

From TheJournal.ie Some creches waiting FIVE years between inspections Growing Pains

Some creches waiting FIVE years between inspections

“It’s just not good enough,” says Early Childhood Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how graves were protected from bodysnatchers in 1800s Cork... Hidden Ireland

Here's how graves were protected from bodysnatchers in 1800s Cork...

‘Bodysnatching grilles’ were not an uncommon sight.

From TheJournal.ie Here are the warning signs that will tell you an email is a phishing scam Eagle Eyes

Here are the warning signs that will tell you an email is a phishing scam

Scams are getting smarter, but if you keep an eye out for details, you can spot the warning signs.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how you can give your Android device an extra layer of security Paranoid Android

Here's how you can give your Android device an extra layer of security

Although there are a few important caveats to keep in mind before you do.

From TheJournal.ie EU hits out at Apple over in-app purchases Unaddressed Concerns

EU hits out at Apple over in-app purchases

The company face criticism about in-app purchases targeted at children.

From TheJournal.ie An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s Protection

An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s

Researchers in India and the UK recommended a dose of IPV be added to vaccination programmes in polio-endemic countries.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí to review capacity to deal with child porn investigations Children

Gardaí to review capacity to deal with child porn investigations

Minister Frances Fitzgerald said the will be insistent that there are strategies to overcome obstacles in detecting and prosecuting internet crime.

From TheJournal.ie 'The banks are stinkers': Senator Norris joins protest at Dublin auctioneers Evictions

'The banks are stinkers': Senator Norris joins protest at Dublin auctioneers

The organisers were asking the auctioneers to agree that no properties will be offered for sale where there is a legal dispute.

From TheJournal.ie Increase in domestic abuse applications in courts 'only the tip of iceberg' Protection

Increase in domestic abuse applications in courts 'only the tip of iceberg'

There was a 20 per cent increase in applications for safety and protection orders but one group said women in dating relationships who are abused do not qualify for these protections.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are parents today too protective of their children? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are parents today too protective of their children?

Experts say we’re wrapping our kids up in cotton wool and that’s bad for them. What do you think?

From TheJournal.ie How much does alcohol abuse affect others in Ireland? A lot, says a new report Problem Drinking

How much does alcohol abuse affect others in Ireland? A lot, says a new report

The harm experienced by people due to their own drinking is only part of the story argues Alcohol Action Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Bitcoin exchange MtGox files for US bankruptcy protection Bankruptcy

Bitcoin exchange MtGox files for US bankruptcy protection

The move temporarily suspends US legal action against the company which the company claims will cost it significantly.

From TheJournal.ie It's a good day for Irish animals Protecting Animals

It's a good day for Irish animals

A new animal Bill has been passed to replace legislation that’s 103 years old.

From TheJournal.ie Suspects being questioned by gardaí 'need greater protection' Supreme Court

Suspects being questioned by gardaí 'need greater protection'

The Supreme Court has ruled that anyone being held in custody who requests a lawyer cannot be questioned until they get legal advice.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Irish financial consumers are bewildered, frightened and angry Credit Protection

Column: Irish financial consumers are bewildered, frightened and angry

The protection available to consumers when they take out credit is still inadequate – despite all the promises that were made after the crash, writes Noeline Blackwell.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Fears surrounding the IBRC mortgage book are overhyped Property

Column: Fears surrounding the IBRC mortgage book are overhyped

Some IBRC mortgage holders have concerns about about being left without protection if the Government proceeds with the sale of their loans abroad – but they shouldn’t be, writes Karl Deeter.

From TheJournal.ie IBRC mortgage holders will still be protected under new deal Mortgage Arrears

IBRC mortgage holders will still be protected under new deal

Concerns had been expressed about the sale of these mortgages leaving families vulnerable but bidders have agreed to sign up to the Central Bank’s code of conduct.

From TheJournal.ie How to create strong and secure passwords Pa33w0rd

How to create strong and secure passwords

Considering how large a role they play in keeping our online profiles safe, you should take the time to create strong, unique passwords to keep your data safe.

From TheJournal.ie New child protection agency to be officially launched today Child Welfare

New child protection agency to be officially launched today

The Child and Family Agency will take over from the HSE in relation to child welfare.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Boxty’ could be the latest Irish term to get EU protection NEW BLAAS

‘Boxty’ could be the latest Irish term to get EU protection

A public meeting is being held tonight to discuss the possibility of getting the potato pancake EU Protected Geographical Indication status.

From The42 Rugby goggles given green light by IRB Eyewear

Rugby goggles given green light by IRB

One brand of protective eyewear has been approved for cases when players are unable to wear contact lenses.

From TheJournal.ie '123456' tops list of worst passwords of 2013 Security

'123456' tops list of worst passwords of 2013

Other gems included “abc123,” “qwerty,” “iloveyou,” and “password.”

From TheJournal.ie Where to hide if a nuclear bomb is dropped on your city… Terrifying
From TheJournal.ie How to keep your smartphone info safe and secure Precautions

How to keep your smartphone info safe and secure

Nobody wants their phone to be stolen, or lose it, but if it does happen, make sure all your info on it is backed up.

From TheJournal.ie It would be deemed an “unfortunate event” if Mugabe was harmed on state visit to Ireland State Papers 1983

It would be deemed an “unfortunate event” if Mugabe was harmed on state visit to Ireland

A 1980s state paper advised the Department of Justice to increase security as it would not look good for the country if he was harmed while visiting Ireland.