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Government changes URL for site to request Covid recovery cert after spelling error
# Covid Recovery
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# Covid Recovery

Government changes URL for site to request Covid recovery cert after spelling error

Updated Jul 23rd 2021, 10:29 PM 62,201 Views 64 Comments

The initial URL of the website spelled certificate incorrectly.

Primary school website taken over by hardcore porn after IT mixup
# Newry
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# Newry

Primary school website taken over by hardcore porn after IT mixup

Mar 9th 2019, 6:15 AM 21,897 Views 11 Comments

When you clicked on the link, you were instead directed to a porn website with categories including ‘humiliation’ and ‘spandex’. The issue has since been resolved.

New website launched to help explain to children in care why Tusla is in their lives
# Changing Futures
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# Changing Futures

New website launched to help explain to children in care why Tusla is in their lives

Mar 5th 2019, 12:39 PM 9,635 Views 20 Comments

The website has been designed by young people with lived experience of the care system.

Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours
# Papal Attraction
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# Papal Attraction

Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours

Jun 25th 2018, 5:47 PM 42,902 Views 245 Comments

Francis will visit Ireland for two days in August.

Irish boutique Cari's Closet responds to criticism made on anonymous Instagram account
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# Complaints

Irish boutique Cari's Closet responds to criticism made on anonymous Instagram account

Jun 19th 2018, 12:17 PM 95,930 Views 18 Comments

The boutique came under fire in posts on the Instagram page earlier this week.

World's oldest white supremacist and KKK website pulled offline
# Stormfront
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# Stormfront

World's oldest white supremacist and KKK website pulled offline

Aug 29th 2017, 9:56 PM 28,761 Views 173 Comments

The founder of the forum website Stormfront said he was still trying to get it back online.

'You will be held accountable Trump': ISIS sympathisers hack US government websites
# Islamic State
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# Islamic State

'You will be held accountable Trump': ISIS sympathisers hack US government websites

Jun 26th 2017, 10:15 AM 24,184 Views 26 Comments

The messages were written in gold lettering against a black backdrop.

An old story about the DUP's website getting hacked as Gaeilge has gone viral
# Is Mise Peadar Robinson
# Is Mise Peadar Robinson

An old story about the DUP's website getting hacked as Gaeilge has gone viral

Jun 10th 2017, 11:00 AM 6,052 Views 0 Comments

By someone called ‘Hector O’Hackatdawn’.

New website will show clues from child sex abuse cases to help track down paedophiles
# Retracing Steps
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# Retracing Steps

New website will show clues from child sex abuse cases to help track down paedophiles

Jun 1st 2017, 8:18 AM 12,445 Views 13 Comments

Europol has shared 20 images of mundane objects that could help track down the perpetrators of child sex abuse.

'This is Ireland': Beautiful one-stop website really sells the country to the world
# CREATIVE IRELAND
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# CREATIVE IRELAND

'This is Ireland': Beautiful one-stop website really sells the country to the world

Mar 15th 2017, 5:52 PM 21,789 Views 11 Comments

“An island on the edge… from here, everything looks different. We reach out to the world with optimism and belief in the power of creativity.”

The NTMA website is still down after an attempted hack this morning
# Hacked Off
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# Hacked Off

The NTMA website is still down after an attempted hack this morning

Feb 6th 2017, 1:37 PM 8,389 Views 21 Comments

The National Treasury Management Agency detected a hack earlier this morning.

Someone bought colossalbellend.com and redirected it to Michael Flatley's website
# Lord Of The Bants
# Lord Of The Bants

Someone bought colossalbellend.com and redirected it to Michael Flatley's website

Jan 20th 2017, 7:52 AM 3,387 Views 0 Comments

Don’t hold back now! Say what you really feel!

NWCI criticises €1m campaign against domestic violence, but minister says it's backed by research
# What Would You Do
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# What Would You Do

NWCI criticises €1m campaign against domestic violence, but minister says it's backed by research

Dec 31st 2016, 2:49 PM 16,918 Views 38 Comments

The National Women’s Council has criticised the focus on the domestic violence campaign being on the bystander.

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

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

Dec 28th 2016, 12:00 PM 7,330 Views 18 Comments

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

A database listing all charities and other non-profits' finances launches today - it could change everything
# Held Accountable
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# Held Accountable

A database listing all charities and other non-profits' finances launches today - it could change everything

May 18th 2016, 7:00 AM 39,125 Views 57 Comments

Benefacts is going live online this morning. It’s free to access and the product of 15 months of very hard work.

You can step into the Dublin of 1916 thanks to this new website
# Easter Rising
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# Easter Rising

You can step into the Dublin of 1916 thanks to this new website

Apr 26th 2016, 12:38 PM 16,821 Views 19 Comments

An interactive map lets people explore sites such as the GPO, Liberty Hall, St Stephen’s Green and Dublin Castle.

Apple changed its site's code so 'click' wouldn't look like something else
# Now Safe For Work
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# Now Safe For Work

Apple changed its site's code so 'click' wouldn't look like something else

Feb 26th 2016, 11:51 AM 20,568 Views 19 Comments

No prizes for guessing what word we’re talking about.

Man creates website to 'destroy' his ex-wife's life
# Desiree Capuano
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# Desiree Capuano

Man creates website to 'destroy' his ex-wife's life

Feb 19th 2016, 1:55 PM 47,957 Views 78 Comments

Canadian Patrick Fox has accused his ex-wife of being a stripper and drug addict.

DDoS attacks brought down lottery and government sites, but what are they?
# Hacking
From Business ETC
# Hacking

DDoS attacks brought down lottery and government sites, but what are they?

Jan 23rd 2016, 8:45 AM 15,281 Views 18 Comments

It was the reason why a number of high-profile Irish sites were forced offline, but how much of a problem can they be?

BBC website brought down by 'large cyber attack'
# Denial Of Service Attack
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# Denial Of Service Attack

BBC website brought down by 'large cyber attack'

Dec 31st 2015, 1:58 PM 12,019 Views 3 Comments

The website is back online now.

New book brings Ireland's forgotten magazines to life
# Brand New Retro
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# Brand New Retro

New book brings Ireland's forgotten magazines to life

Dec 6th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,302 Views 4 Comments

Flares, crimplene, and problem pages.

15-year-old arrested in relation to Talk Talk data theft released on bail
# Released
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# Released

15-year-old arrested in relation to Talk Talk data theft released on bail

Oct 27th 2015, 10:15 AM 23,664 Views 37 Comments

The company received a ransom demand from an unknown source on Friday.

'Consider how expensive a divorce lawyer is': The blackmail of Ashley Madison users has begun
# Cheaters
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# Cheaters

'Consider how expensive a divorce lawyer is': The blackmail of Ashley Madison users has begun

Aug 22nd 2015, 12:34 PM 29,641 Views 57 Comments

Emails have been sent to users threatening to reveal their details to their families unless they sent some bitcoins.

Armed police sent to home of parenting website founder in "swatting attack"
# Mumsnet Hack
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# Mumsnet Hack

Armed police sent to home of parenting website founder in "swatting attack"

Aug 19th 2015, 2:22 PM 17,202 Views 5 Comments

Mumsnet has reset users’ passwords after a series of similar attacks in recent days.

Here's why over 40,000 people are 'queueing' to get into a website
# Join The Queue
# Join The Queue

Here's why over 40,000 people are 'queueing' to get into a website

Jul 3rd 2015, 8:13 AM 6,787 Views 2 Comments

It’s EXCLUSIVE, don’t you know?

Poll: Have you ever bought medication online?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever bought medication online?

Jul 2nd 2015, 9:27 AM 22,057 Views 51 Comments

Irish people have been warned about the dangers of buying from unregistered sites.

Personal info about millions of swingers has been leaked online
# Dark Web
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# Dark Web

Personal info about millions of swingers has been leaked online

May 22nd 2015, 8:43 PM 17,915 Views 13 Comments

Email addresses, user names, dates of birth, postal codes…

Today FM website and Twitter account have gone berserk with rogue horses
# Neigh Idea
# Neigh Idea

Today FM website and Twitter account have gone berserk with rogue horses

Mar 25th 2015, 9:29 AM 2,712 Views 0 Comments

What gives?

BBC's website went down and an old childhood nemesis freaked everyone out
# Creepy Clown
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# Creepy Clown

BBC's website went down and an old childhood nemesis freaked everyone out

Mar 14th 2015, 2:51 PM 19,989 Views 10 Comments

That old test card made a terrifying reappearance.

Woman's parents secretly put her on a marriage website, she retaliates perfectly
# Married To Myself
# Married To Myself

Woman's parents secretly put her on a marriage website, she retaliates perfectly

Mar 6th 2015, 7:56 PM 8,181 Views 0 Comments

Excellently done.

The Guardian website had an amazing picture fail this morning
# Sexual Partners
# Sexual Partners

The Guardian website had an amazing picture fail this morning

Jan 26th 2015, 10:28 AM 3,795 Views 0 Comments

*puts head in hands*

That escalated quickly... There are now over a hundred 'shipping glitter' sites for sale
# Mad World
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# Mad World

That escalated quickly... There are now over a hundred 'shipping glitter' sites for sale

Jan 22nd 2015, 2:36 PM 10,346 Views 4 Comments

File this one under emerging markets…

Ryanair says beware of 'screenscraper' websites that use its name to sell flights
# Don't Fly With Me
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# Don't Fly With Me

Ryanair says beware of 'screenscraper' websites that use its name to sell flights

Jan 8th 2015, 6:25 PM 16,705 Views 39 Comments

The airline has won a case against a site that used its URL.

11 photos of life in North Korea, according to its swanky new tourism website
# Holliers
# Holliers

11 photos of life in North Korea, according to its swanky new tourism website

Dec 4th 2014, 9:22 AM 20,374 Views 57 Comments

Fancy a citybreak?

Poll: Do you object to Ask.fm's move to Ireland?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you object to Ask.fm's move to Ireland?

Nov 5th 2014, 9:27 AM 11,657 Views 41 Comments

The controversial site has updated its safety policies after reports of cyberbullying.

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested after attempting to cross border into Thailand
# Copyright
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# Copyright

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested after attempting to cross border into Thailand

Nov 4th 2014, 5:40 PM 11,982 Views 27 Comments

Fredrik Neij reportedly fled to Southeast Asia after being released on bail.

Japanese porn links found on official Connacht GAA site after reported hacking incident
# NSFW
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# NSFW

Japanese porn links found on official Connacht GAA site after reported hacking incident

Oct 20th 2014, 3:40 PM 7,244 Views 6 Comments

The discovery was made over the weekend.

Someone bought ebola.com and is trying to sell it off for €118,500
# Domain Squatting
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# Domain Squatting

Someone bought ebola.com and is trying to sell it off for €118,500

Oct 14th 2014, 12:51 PM 6,519 Views 11 Comments

The owners of the domain name say they’ve received “many inquiries” about it over the years, but have yet to sell it.

€1.83bn spent on Dublin property in the first 6 months of this year
# Home Sweet Home
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# Home Sweet Home

€1.83bn spent on Dublin property in the first 6 months of this year

Sep 10th 2014, 11:19 PM 5,503 Views 11 Comments

This is an increase of 45% on the same period last year.

Here's why lots of people are tweeting about 'Dublin, United Kingdom'
# Sorry Where?
# Sorry Where?

Here's why lots of people are tweeting about 'Dublin, United Kingdom'

Sep 10th 2014, 1:15 PM 41,926 Views 112 Comments

Bandsintown.com got a bit confused.

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