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Almost two billion people are on Facebook now
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Almost two billion people are on Facebook now

Feb 2nd 2017, 10:59 AM 7,774 Views 38 Comments

Facebook said it made a net profit of $3.7 billion in the fourth quarter of last year.

Instagram is taking action over abusive comments
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Instagram is taking action over abusive comments

Aug 3rd 2016, 10:31 AM 13,836 Views 44 Comments

High-profile users will gain the feature first, but it will be rolled out to all users over the next few months.

WhatsApp takes one step closer to realising its dream of one billion users
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WhatsApp takes one step closer to realising its dream of one billion users

Sep 4th 2015, 8:10 AM 10,295 Views 13 Comments

Its founder announced the app now has 900 million monthly active users, five months after it reached the 800 million mark.

Unstoppable - Whatsapp has added ANOTHER 100 million users so far in 2015
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Unstoppable - Whatsapp has added ANOTHER 100 million users so far in 2015

Apr 21st 2015, 3:00 PM 8,418 Views 26 Comments

The messaging service, acquired by Facebook last year for €19 billion, now has over 800 million users worldwide.

Here's how Facebook is fighting fake likes
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Here's how Facebook is fighting fake likes

Oct 3rd 2014, 10:00 PM 18,512 Views 21 Comments

Ever heard of ‘bought likes’?

Facebook shows no signs of slowing down as it now has one billion mobile users
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Facebook shows no signs of slowing down as it now has one billion mobile users

Mar 26th 2014, 12:58 PM 4,070 Views 17 Comments

Meanwhile, Instagram now has more than 200 million users signed up with 50 million signing up over the last six months.

‘Little evidence’ that moderate mobile phone use is associated with cancer
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‘Little evidence’ that moderate mobile phone use is associated with cancer

Feb 5th 2014, 6:45 AM 4,859 Views 16 Comments

Investigating radio frequency fields associated with mobile phones and children should be a ‘high priority’ said the EU Commission.

Is Facebook an 'infectious disease that will die out'?
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Is Facebook an 'infectious disease that will die out'?

Jan 23rd 2014, 2:15 PM 16,393 Views 56 Comments

Two PhD candidates at Princeton University seem to think so.

Block function on Twitter reinstated after outcry from users
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# Restore The Block

Block function on Twitter reinstated after outcry from users

Dec 13th 2013, 8:11 AM 7,903 Views 11 Comments

The changes meant that if you blocked someone, they could still see all your activity.

Facebook received 34 data requests from Irish government
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Facebook received 34 data requests from Irish government

Nov 13th 2013, 12:59 PM 8,730 Views 12 Comments

In its first transparency report, the company received over 26,000 requests worldwide, involving over 38,000 user accounts.

Twitter introduces new 'report tweet' button
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Twitter introduces new 'report tweet' button

Aug 29th 2013, 9:16 AM 3,466 Views 15 Comments

The move comes after a number of high-profile women said they had received abusive messages on the social networking site.

Facebook to pay out for using personal data in adverts
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Facebook to pay out for using personal data in adverts

Aug 27th 2013, 3:56 PM 7,143 Views 10 Comments

The social network must pay $20 million after an estimated 614,000 Facebook users had their personal details appear in ads on the site.

The 7 people who are driving you away from Facebook
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The 7 people who are driving you away from Facebook

May 2nd 2013, 5:04 PM 25,964 Views 22 Comments

You went to the gym. We get it.

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Apr 27th 2013, 11:00 AM 6,806 Views 23 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Apr 6th 2013, 11:00 AM 11,515 Views 34 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Mar 30th 2013, 11:00 AM 11,559 Views 98 Comments

Here’s our roundup of the best, the most popular and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

Instagram now has 100 million users a month
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Instagram now has 100 million users a month

Feb 26th 2013, 9:14 PM 5,797 Views 4 Comments

The social networking photo app has grown from being based in a cold office in San Francisco to one of the most popular apps in the world.

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Jan 19th 2013, 11:00 AM 6,662 Views 19 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most popular and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Jan 5th 2013, 11:00 AM 8,120 Views 12 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2012
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The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2012

Dec 30th 2012, 6:00 PM 21,225 Views 42 Comments

From Sean Quinn to Ryanair to gangland shootings, these are the comments which received the most thumbs up from readers this year.

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Dec 29th 2012, 11:00 AM 7,161 Views 5 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

An engagement, duck in a scarf and chislers galore... Christmas with TheJournal.ie readers
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An engagement, duck in a scarf and chislers galore... Christmas with TheJournal.ie readers

Dec 25th 2012, 9:45 PM 17,407 Views 17 Comments

We asked you how your day was going, and you told us.

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Dec 15th 2012, 11:00 AM 7,935 Views 8 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. did you make it in?

Is losing your smartphone worse than losing your wallet?
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Is losing your smartphone worse than losing your wallet?

Dec 13th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,456 Views 14 Comments

It is indeed, say smartphone users who took part in a recent survey.

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Dec 1st 2012, 11:00 AM 7,469 Views 6 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Nov 24th 2012, 11:00 AM 5,884 Views 15 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Nov 10th 2012, 11:00 AM 5,908 Views 5 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Nov 3rd 2012, 11:00 AM 8,478 Views 20 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Oct 27th 2012, 11:00 AM 5,941 Views 13 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Oct 13th 2012, 11:00 AM 7,660 Views 9 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers’ comments of the week
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Top readers’ comments of the week

Sep 15th 2012, 11:00 AM 6,429 Views 13 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Sep 1st 2012, 10:00 AM 5,981 Views 2 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Aug 25th 2012, 10:00 AM 6,319 Views 6 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Aug 18th 2012, 10:00 AM 6,267 Views 3 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Aug 4th 2012, 10:00 AM 5,279 Views 0 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Google says Gchat problem "should be resolved", as Twitter goes down
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Google says Gchat problem "should be resolved", as Twitter goes down

Jul 26th 2012, 3:00 PM 5,561 Views 6 Comments

Google Talk problems seem to be fixed, but Twitter is now experiencing issues.

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Jun 16th 2012, 10:00 AM 4,837 Views 5 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Jun 9th 2012, 10:00 AM 2,777 Views 8 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funnest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

May 19th 2012, 10:00 AM 2,437 Views 12 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the wittiest, most thought-provoking and original comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Top 10 readers' comments of the week
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Top 10 readers' comments of the week

Mar 17th 2012, 9:15 AM 2,895 Views 0 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the wittiest, most thought-provoking and original comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

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