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You have to watch Jimmy Fallon and The Roots' awesome cover of U2's Desire
# U2 Week
# U2 Week

You have to watch Jimmy Fallon and The Roots' awesome cover of U2's Desire

Nov 18th 2014, 5:02 PM 2,685 Views 1 Comment

“Desi-i-i-i-yah”

Bono needs surgery after injuring himself cycling
# Rattle And Hum
# Rattle And Hum

Bono needs surgery after injuring himself cycling

Nov 17th 2014, 8:42 AM 2,433 Views 3 Comments

It’s the latest in a run of bad luck for the singer.

Bono hits out at world leaders on Ebola, as stars arrive for latest 'Band Aid' session
# Letting Them Know
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# Letting Them Know

Bono hits out at world leaders on Ebola, as stars arrive for latest 'Band Aid' session

Nov 15th 2014, 6:37 PM 14,748 Views 58 Comments

One Direction, Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant, Coldplay’s Chris Martin and Sinead O’Connor are amongst the star’s taking part this time out.

Bono's private plane loses hatch door on flight from Dublin
# Vertigo
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# Vertigo

Bono's private plane loses hatch door on flight from Dublin

Nov 13th 2014, 12:19 PM 16,994 Views 62 Comments

The plane was on the way to Berlin when the incident happened – but he was never in any danger.

U2 played the MTV EMAs but all anyone cared about was their iPhone sneakiness
# Poor Bono
# Poor Bono

U2 played the MTV EMAs but all anyone cared about was their iPhone sneakiness

Nov 10th 2014, 7:57 AM 3,464 Views 5 Comments

Sorry lads.

Rolling Stone reckons U2 are the longest-serving band on Planet Earth
# Believe The Hype
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# Believe The Hype

Rolling Stone reckons U2 are the longest-serving band on Planet Earth

Nov 7th 2014, 6:40 PM 17,131 Views 78 Comments

Stuck in a line-up they can’t get out of…

U2 star's former PA will serve full sentence of 7 years as appeal fails
# Appeal
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# Appeal

U2 star's former PA will serve full sentence of 7 years as appeal fails

Nov 7th 2014, 11:31 AM 9,552 Views 0 Comments

Carol Hawkins was convicted of stealing €2.8 million from the U2 bassist.

We all have the new U2 album, but Enda Kenny now has it on vinyl...
# Old School
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# Old School

We all have the new U2 album, but Enda Kenny now has it on vinyl...

Nov 5th 2014, 6:47 PM 15,345 Views 63 Comments

Bono said they gave the album away for free as they wanted to make sure the world heard their songs. Now Enda will too.

Remember Bono said he helped bring Google and Facebook to Ireland? Well, he did
# Double Irish
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# Double Irish

Remember Bono said he helped bring Google and Facebook to Ireland? Well, he did

Oct 30th 2014, 12:12 PM 22,481 Views 38 Comments

He has connections, and the IDA uses them.

Adam Clayton's jailed former PA loses appeal against conviction
# Dismissed
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# Dismissed

Adam Clayton's jailed former PA loses appeal against conviction

Oct 29th 2014, 10:35 AM 14,329 Views 44 Comments

Carol Hawkins has served over two years of a seven year sentence.

Bono makes BOD blush on the BBC
# The Test 1 2
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# The Test 1 2

Bono makes BOD blush on the BBC

Oct 24th 2014, 12:11 PM 14,332 Views 5 Comments

The U2 singer was full of praise for the former Irish international.

9 people who unashamedly loved U2's Jools Holland performance
# Love U2
# Love U2

9 people who unashamedly loved U2's Jools Holland performance

Oct 22nd 2014, 8:04 AM 6,290 Views 3 Comments

Oh how the tables have turned.

Finally, Bono reveals why he never takes off his sunglasses
# Shade
# Shade

Finally, Bono reveals why he never takes off his sunglasses

Oct 17th 2014, 9:50 PM 9,855 Views 8 Comments

It’s a valid reason…

Bono in the Dáil? TDs to probe 'inappropriate' property deal with U2
# The Sweetest Deal
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# The Sweetest Deal

Bono in the Dáil? TDs to probe 'inappropriate' property deal with U2

Oct 16th 2014, 1:17 PM 12,831 Views 26 Comments

“In that area, €450,000 wouldn’t be worth a semi-detached residence.”

'We kind of got carried away with ourselves': Bono has apologised for the whole free album debacle
# Oops
# Oops

'We kind of got carried away with ourselves': Bono has apologised for the whole free album debacle

Oct 15th 2014, 3:44 PM 3,648 Views 2 Comments

“Oops.”

U2 are buying 16 Hanover Quay for €450,000 from Dublin Docklands Development Authority
# Agreed
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# Agreed

U2 are buying 16 Hanover Quay for €450,000 from Dublin Docklands Development Authority

Oct 14th 2014, 3:07 PM 9,364 Views 10 Comments

The DDDA says the Planning Scheme recognises the docklands as an art space with a variety of tourism attractions

Bono: Musician, humanitarian, philanthropist... Irish corporate tax defender?
# Bononomics
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# Bononomics

Bono: Musician, humanitarian, philanthropist... Irish corporate tax defender?

Oct 13th 2014, 9:15 AM 8,304 Views 62 Comments

The U2 frontman says Ireland’s tax affairs with companies like Apple have brought “the only prosperity we’ve known”.

The Edge sees why people thought U2's free album was an 'unwelcome gift'
# The Edge Of Glory
# The Edge Of Glory

The Edge sees why people thought U2's free album was an 'unwelcome gift'

Oct 11th 2014, 10:00 AM 17,032 Views 31 Comments

He knows it was weird.

Turns out 81 million people 'experienced' the new U2 album*
# Streaming
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# Streaming

Turns out 81 million people 'experienced' the new U2 album*

Oct 10th 2014, 10:38 AM 7,216 Views 46 Comments

*That’s those people who played or streamed it through iTunes, iTunes Radio and Beats Music globally.

U2 unveiled their 'intimate' album cover, and it's making people feel weird
# Let's Get Physical
# Let's Get Physical

U2 unveiled their 'intimate' album cover, and it's making people feel weird

Sep 28th 2014, 11:45 AM 6,312 Views 1 Comment

It features topless Larry Mullen.

Radiohead's Thom Yorke released a confusing new album, and everyone is somehow mad at U2
# Torrents Of Abuse
# Torrents Of Abuse

Radiohead's Thom Yorke released a confusing new album, and everyone is somehow mad at U2

Sep 26th 2014, 7:59 PM 4,346 Views 4 Comments

You can download it on… BitTorrent… Really.

That 'homeless U2 man' image isn't real, but the man is
# Seeking Human Kindness
# Seeking Human Kindness

That 'homeless U2 man' image isn't real, but the man is

Sep 20th 2014, 10:30 AM 5,123 Views 1 Comment

His name is Mike.

This is what happens when you delete the new U2 album
# Tuning Out
# Tuning Out

This is what happens when you delete the new U2 album

Sep 18th 2014, 9:30 PM 55,972 Views 44 Comments

People have been experiencing strange things since hitting delete. Straaange things.

Here's why it's time you stopped moaning about the free U2 album
# Moaners
# Moaners

Here's why it's time you stopped moaning about the free U2 album

Sep 16th 2014, 1:45 PM 12,022 Views 14 Comments

Relax, everybody.

Apple just started telling everyone how to delete the free U2 album
# Beautiful Day
# Beautiful Day

Apple just started telling everyone how to delete the free U2 album

Sep 15th 2014, 7:50 PM 28,928 Views 50 Comments

Awkward.

People on Twitter have never heard of U2 and are asking, 'What is a U2?'
# What Is A U2
# What Is A U2

People on Twitter have never heard of U2 and are asking, 'What is a U2?'

Sep 15th 2014, 3:35 PM 3,193 Views 2 Comments

People are confused as to how the band’s album got into their iClouds.

Quiz: Bono Quote Or Made-Up Nonsense?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: Bono Quote Or Made-Up Nonsense?

Sep 13th 2014, 6:00 PM 22,224 Views 20 Comments

How well do YOU know Bono’s pronouncements?

Here's what Apple reportedly spent on the new U2 album
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Here's what Apple reportedly spent on the new U2 album

Sep 13th 2014, 2:00 PM 27,445 Views 47 Comments

Hint: It’s a LOT.

New U2 song begins with a sample of The Angelus
# Bong Bong Bong
# Bong Bong Bong

New U2 song begins with a sample of The Angelus

Sep 10th 2014, 6:01 PM 16,709 Views 46 Comments

Time to down tools folks.

Poll: Will you listen to the new U2 album?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Will you listen to the new U2 album?

Sep 10th 2014, 9:19 AM 20,264 Views 106 Comments

They’re literally giving it away.

Opinion: As Apple moves further into data, it's time we start taking responsibility for our own
# Tech
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# Tech

Opinion: As Apple moves further into data, it's time we start taking responsibility for our own

Sep 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 14 Views 7 Comments

With Apple moving into health and fitness and quantifying our lives even further, more data about us is going to be gathered.

Here is the letter Bono wrote to Dave Fanning about the new U2 album
# Songs Of Innocence
# Songs Of Innocence

Here is the letter Bono wrote to Dave Fanning about the new U2 album

Sep 10th 2014, 7:32 AM 5,730 Views 6 Comments

“For the attention of the right and always honourable DJ Dave the rave-ing lunatic Fanning…”

Here's a graph of Apple's share price, compared with when U2 walked on stage
# Bite Of The Apple
# Bite Of The Apple

Here's a graph of Apple's share price, compared with when U2 walked on stage

Sep 9th 2014, 10:12 PM 5,799 Views 3 Comments

Oh.

U2 just unveiled their new album and released it for free
# Heeeerrrrrre's Bono!
# Heeeerrrrrre's Bono!

U2 just unveiled their new album and released it for free

Sep 9th 2014, 8:10 PM 30,864 Views 98 Comments

The album will be given to all iTunes users, for nothing.

U2 to perform at the launch of the iPhone 6
# Iphone 6
# Iphone 6

U2 to perform at the launch of the iPhone 6

Sep 9th 2014, 7:24 AM 12,325 Views 53 Comments

Apple is expected to launch a range of new products today – and Bono’s is said to be involved.

U2 agent: 'Not aware' of any plans to release new album on iPhone 6
# Iphone 6
# Iphone 6

U2 agent: 'Not aware' of any plans to release new album on iPhone 6

Sep 4th 2014, 1:20 PM 14,107 Views 42 Comments

But speculation continues about a possible marketing tie-in.

€17.75 million for Dublin docklands site adjoining old U2 studio
# Windmill Lane
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# Windmill Lane

€17.75 million for Dublin docklands site adjoining old U2 studio

Aug 26th 2014, 9:29 AM 12,712 Views 13 Comments

It’s the 11th high-profile purchase by property investors Hibernia REIT.

U2 and the Department of Education are teaming up to teach children music
# Music Makers
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# Music Makers

U2 and the Department of Education are teaming up to teach children music

Aug 12th 2014, 3:30 PM 10,912 Views 32 Comments

The Edge says that a school with a good music programme helped the band.

No decision made (yet) about the future of the Poolbeg chimneys
# Holy Smokes
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# Holy Smokes

No decision made (yet) about the future of the Poolbeg chimneys

Jul 11th 2014, 6:00 PM 7,886 Views 27 Comments

Despite reports that the iconic Poolbeg chimneys are to be demolished, ESB state that the process is still in the deliberation stage.