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From TheJournal.ie What is your favourite social media app? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

What is your favourite social media app?

Are you a Snapchatter or an Insta lover?

Just 23 times Melania Trump was really, really shockingly bad at Twitter

That’s not how you take selfies, Melania.

From The42 Mourinho reportedly imposes social media ban on Man United players Insta-ban

Mourinho reportedly imposes social media ban on Man United players

The Red Devils boss has clamped down on the use of phones around training and matches.

From TheJournal.ie Irish modelling agencies warn of fraudsters asking girls for bikini images Cyber Safety

Irish modelling agencies warn of fraudsters asking girls for bikini images

Modelling agencies have stressed that they never request photographs through social media or third party sites.

From TheJournal.ie Turkey has blocked access to Wikipedia Clamp Down

Turkey has blocked access to Wikipedia

No reason was given for the order to block the online encyclopedia, but the politically unstable state has temporarily blocked access to Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube in the past.

From Business ETC Facebook wants to make phone cameras the 'first mainstream augmented-reality platform' Apps And Mobile

Facebook wants to make phone cameras the 'first mainstream augmented-reality platform'

The social networking site is again going after Snapchat with the move.

From The42 Here's the offside goal that proved decisive for Real Madrid tonight Wrong Call This post contains videos

Here's the offside goal that proved decisive for Real Madrid tonight

The La Liga side’s extra-time strike on Tuesday against Bayern came with a heavy dose of controversy.

From The42 Winning titles, clear TB tests, tagging claves and more in our sporting tweets of the week Tweet Elite

Winning titles, clear TB tests, tagging claves and more in our sporting tweets of the week

The best sporting offerings on Twitter from the past seven days.

From TheJournal.ie 'United Airlines forgot the courts of public opinion and law are two very different things' Social Media

'United Airlines forgot the courts of public opinion and law are two very different things'

Communications expert Jack Murray delivers a masterclass in how to deal with a social media storm.

From Business ETC 'United Airlines forgot the courts of public opinion and law are two very different things' Social Media

'United Airlines forgot the courts of public opinion and law are two very different things'

Communications expert Jack Murray delivers a masterclass in how to deal with a social media storm.

From TheJournal.ie 'I wish I'd realised sooner that high-flying entrepreneurs are just ordinary people' Cloud90

'I wish I'd realised sooner that high-flying entrepreneurs are just ordinary people'

As directory enquiries slowly died, Nicola Byrne was forced to reinvent her business.

From TheJournal.ie Children of gardaí subjected to 'horrendous harassment' on social media sites Agsi17

Children of gardaí subjected to 'horrendous harassment' on social media sites

Middle-ranking gardaí are calling for people who identify them online to be prosecuted.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should people who identify gardaí on social media be prosecuted? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people who identify gardaí on social media be prosecuted?

There have been some instances where people named gardaí online or shared their addresses.

From TheJournal.ie US abandons lawsuit to unmask owner of anti-Trump Twitter account Free Speech

US abandons lawsuit to unmask owner of anti-Trump Twitter account

The American Civil Liberties Union said this was a “big victory for free speech and right to dissent”.

From Business ETC 'I wish I'd realised sooner that high-flying entrepreneurs are just ordinary people' Insights

'I wish I'd realised sooner that high-flying entrepreneurs are just ordinary people'

As directory enquiries slowly died, Nicola Byrne was forced to reinvent her business.

From TheJournal.ie Facebook is bringing in new measures to crack down on revenge porn Harassment

Facebook is bringing in new measures to crack down on revenge porn

The social media platform can now prevent intimate images from being shared on Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram.

From TheJournal.ie Germany to fine tech giants up to €50 million for hate speech and fake news David V Goliath

Germany to fine tech giants up to €50 million for hate speech and fake news

A Syrian refugee recently lost a court case after he was targetted by Facebook trolls over a photo with Angela Merkel.

From Business ETC Oculus Rift's controversial founder is out, three years after Facebook bought his company Hardware

Oculus Rift's controversial founder is out, three years after Facebook bought his company

Palmer Luckey was the subject of a $500m lawsuit that claimed his company stole trade secrets.

From TheJournal.ie Pope tells young people to resist 'false' social media and reality TV Keep Up With The Colossians

Pope tells young people to resist 'false' social media and reality TV

“Be the protagonists of your history; decide your own future.”

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'Millennials' apathy is what is allowing Brexit and Trump to thrive' Generation Self-absorbed

Column: 'Millennials' apathy is what is allowing Brexit and Trump to thrive'

The irony is that this self-absorbed generation needs to become aware, writes Hugh O’Donnell.

From TheJournal.ie Irish shops told to 'ditch your app and invest in Instagram' Buy Me Buy Me

Irish shops told to 'ditch your app and invest in Instagram'

A focus on social media is being encouraged on the basis of a new survey of Irish shoppers.

From Business ETC Advice for Irish shops: Ditch your app and invest in Instagram Retail

Advice for Irish shops: Ditch your app and invest in Instagram

A third of Irish people think they will do most of their shopping through their mobile

From Business ETC Pinterest has rolled out its advertising platform for Irish businesses Marketing

Pinterest has rolled out its advertising platform for Irish businesses

Companies based here can now pay for ‘promoted pins’.

From Business ETC Irish users can now send money overseas using Facebook Financial Services

Irish users can now send money overseas using Facebook

But it’s not because of a new feature from Mark Zuckerberg’s company.

From TheJournal.ie Mark Zuckerberg wants Facebook to be a 'global community' Like And Share

Mark Zuckerberg wants Facebook to be a 'global community'

In a wide-ranging post of nearly 6,000 words, Zuckerberg said Facebook can play a role in bringing people together.

From TheJournal.ie 'Social media is where Trump puts out information and it's where we can challenge him' Column

'Social media is where Trump puts out information and it's where we can challenge him'

When the South Korean Government appoints an official whose sole job is to monitor Trump’s tweets, it’s obvious that his use of social media is transforming politics, writes Craig Dwyer.

From TheJournal.ie Landmark case about Facebook's transfer of personal data begins in Dublin Data Protection

Landmark case about Facebook's transfer of personal data begins in Dublin

An Austrian privacy lawyer has argued our Data Protection Commissioner should use its powers to stop these transfers to the US.

From Business ETC Investors are being warned off a 'hyper-inflated' Snapchat IPO as the $20bn float looms Social Media

Investors are being warned off a 'hyper-inflated' Snapchat IPO as the $20bn float looms

The public listing will be one of the biggest tech offers in recent years.

From TheJournal.ie Snapchat seeking $3 billion as it plans to sell shares on stock market Disappearing Messages

Snapchat seeking $3 billion as it plans to sell shares on stock market

The fast-growing social network boasts 158 million daily users.

The 12 stages of adding your parents as friends on Facebook

“Your Mam has sent you a friend request.” NOOOOO.

From Business ETC Ireland's ad watchdog is monitoring online influencers who don't declare paid-for posts Marketing

Ireland's ad watchdog is monitoring online influencers who don't declare paid-for posts

The ASAI has issued new guidelines for those operating in the fast-developing industry.

From Business ETC Snapchat shrugs off Brexit to choose London over Dublin for its latest HQ Social Media

Snapchat shrugs off Brexit to choose London over Dublin for its latest HQ

Facebook, Google and LinkedIn all previously chose Ireland for their European bases.

From The42 Non-league footballer's contract terminated after social media abuse of Ireland's Harry Arter Disgusting

Non-league footballer's contract terminated after social media abuse of Ireland's Harry Arter

Alfie Barker has since apologised to the Ireland international for comments made on Twitter.

From The42 Manchester City's Bacary Sagna to face the music over '10 against 12' post Social Media

Manchester City's Bacary Sagna to face the music over '10 against 12' post

The FA are on his case regarding a comment after yesterday’s Burnley clash.

From TheJournal.ie Aodhan Ó Riordáin's life online: 'I accidentally tweeted one word - #horny' My Social Media Life

Aodhan Ó Riordáin's life online: 'I accidentally tweeted one word - #horny'

Well-known Irish names tell us about their life on the internet.

From TheJournal.ie Martin Heydon's life online: "You need a tough skin as a politician on social media' My Social Media Life

Martin Heydon's life online: "You need a tough skin as a politician on social media'

Well-known Irish names tell us about their life on the internet.