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# blogger - Monday 17 December, 2018

Dublin blogger and actor accused of online campaign of harassment against CBeebies presenter
# Frances Winston
# Frances Winston

Dublin blogger and actor accused of online campaign of harassment against CBeebies presenter

Dec 17th 2018, 10:25 PM 44,657 Views 0 Comments

Blogger, comedian and actress Frances Winston, 45, is accused of harassing CBeebies star Ferne Corrigan online.

# blogger - Monday 10 September, 2018

Dublin woman charged over alleged campaign of social media harassment against BBC presenter
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin woman charged over alleged campaign of social media harassment against BBC presenter

Sep 10th 2018, 4:48 PM 33,608 Views 0 Comments

The woman is alleged to have used “various social media platforms” to harass the CBeebies presenter.

# blogger - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

'I said the worst word I could possibly think of': YouTube star PewDiePie apologises
# Sorry
# Sorry

'I said the worst word I could possibly think of': YouTube star PewDiePie apologises

Sep 12th 2017, 8:30 PM 29,329 Views 98 Comments

He said there was no excuse for using the word.

# blogger - Monday 11 September, 2017

Outrage after controversial YouTube star PewDiePie uses the N-word in latest video

Outrage after controversial YouTube star PewDiePie uses the N-word in latest video

Sep 11th 2017, 6:28 PM 19,771 Views 124 Comments

It’s not the first time he has been accused of being racist.

# blogger - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Taoiseach says Minister Regina Doherty 'felt she was being harassed' by blogger
# Garda Complaint
# Garda Complaint

Taoiseach says Minister Regina Doherty 'felt she was being harassed' by blogger

Jul 11th 2017, 6:46 PM 19,074 Views 0 Comments

Answering questions in the Dáil today, Leo Varadkar said that it was a “private matter” between the Minister and the academic.

# blogger - Thursday 22 June, 2017

The advertising watchdog has handled its first complaint about a Snapchat influencer
# Spon
# Spon

The advertising watchdog has handled its first complaint about a Snapchat influencer

Jun 22nd 2017, 5:16 PM 40,036 Views 13 Comments

Faces By Grace came under scrutiny over a post about a detox drink.

# blogger - Monday 18 January, 2016

The woman who went viral with her story of 'parent sex' has another message for mothers
# F**king Cake
From The Daily Edge
# F**king Cake

The woman who went viral with her story of 'parent sex' has another message for mothers

Jan 18th 2016, 7:04 PM 12,989 Views 3 Comments

She’s back, and it’s reached even more people than last time.

# blogger - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

WATCH: Why this Instagram star revealed she was 'living a fake life'
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

WATCH: Why this Instagram star revealed she was 'living a fake life'

Nov 3rd 2015, 11:00 AM 32,418 Views 27 Comments

She has deleted thousands of photos and quit social media.

# blogger - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Saudi court upholds 10 year jail sentence and 1,000 lashes for blogger
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Saudi court upholds 10 year jail sentence and 1,000 lashes for blogger

Jun 7th 2015, 7:03 PM 18,336 Views 61 Comments

The father of two has been behind bars since 2012 for setting up the website ‘Saudi Arabian Liberals’.

# blogger - Monday 30 March, 2015

Second blogger 'brutally hacked to death' in Bangladesh
# Freedom Of Speech
# Freedom Of Speech

Second blogger 'brutally hacked to death' in Bangladesh

Mar 30th 2015, 8:36 PM 18,459 Views 26 Comments

He had criticised fundamentalist Islamic views.

# blogger - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Google's blogging site is banning anything that resembles porn
# Now Safe For Work
# Now Safe For Work

Google's blogging site is banning anything that resembles porn

Feb 24th 2015, 5:59 PM 13,051 Views 13 Comments

Unless it’s artistic, then it’s fine.

# blogger - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Protest outside Saudi Embassy for blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes for insulting Islam
# Dublin
# Dublin

Protest outside Saudi Embassy for blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes for insulting Islam

Jan 22nd 2015, 4:11 PM 8,829 Views 87 Comments

Raif Badawi criticised clerics and the kingdom’s notorious religious police.

# blogger - Friday 16 January, 2015

Saudi blogger's flogging for "insulting Islam" postponed
# Raif Badawi
# Raif Badawi

Saudi blogger's flogging for "insulting Islam" postponed

Jan 16th 2015, 7:15 AM 13,598 Views 49 Comments

Raif Badawi criticised clerics and the kingdom’s notorious religious police.

# blogger - Friday 9 January, 2015

Blogger receives first 50 of 1,000 lashes for insulting Islam
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Blogger receives first 50 of 1,000 lashes for insulting Islam

Jan 9th 2015, 6:50 PM 27,677 Views 117 Comments

Raef Badawi has been behind bars since 2012.

# blogger - Friday 21 March, 2014

Microsoft admits it snooped on blogger's emails to track company leaks
# Security
# Security

Microsoft admits it snooped on blogger's emails to track company leaks

Mar 21st 2014, 9:18 AM 6,166 Views 3 Comments

The decision was taken after an ex-Microsoft employee leaked early copies of Windows 8 and Windows 7 to a tech blogger.

# blogger - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Malala Yousafzai to visit Ireland next week
# Prize-giving
# Prize-giving

Malala Yousafzai to visit Ireland next week

Aug 14th 2013, 8:00 PM 8,710 Views 45 Comments

Malala Yousafzai is to receive the Tipperary International Peace Prize in honour of her campaign work to ensure girls’ access to education across the developing world.

King Joffrey had a very awkward encounter in Dublin
# Totes Awks
From The Daily Edge
# Totes Awks

King Joffrey had a very awkward encounter in Dublin

Aug 14th 2013, 8:52 AM 8,388 Views 4 Comments

ARGH. Also, he is turning down sex.

# blogger - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Video: Internet censorship in China explained
# China
From The Daily Edge
# China

Video: Internet censorship in China explained

Jul 31st 2012, 4:34 PM 3,769 Views 6 Comments

Blogger Michael Anti explains how the social media space works in a country where site like Twitter and Facebook are blocked.

# blogger - Thursday 7 June, 2012

China to tighten Internet control with new rules
# China
# China

China to tighten Internet control with new rules

Jun 7th 2012, 2:40 PM 2,209 Views 5 Comments

China’s government plans to extend nationwide a requirement for microblog users to register with their real names as part of a sweeping update of rules governing the Internet.

# blogger - Saturday 2 June, 2012

Artist imagines Incredible Hulk's anatomy
# Hulky
From The Daily Edge
# Hulky

Artist imagines Incredible Hulk's anatomy

Jun 2nd 2012, 10:30 AM 7,771 Views 5 Comments

If you have ever wondered what the real-life anatomy of the Incredible Hulk would be like, wonder no more. Someone has drawn it.

# blogger - Thursday 15 September, 2011

# blogger - Friday 24 June, 2011

"Too salty": Jail time for blogger after negative restaurant review
# Taiwan
From The Daily Edge
# Taiwan

"Too salty": Jail time for blogger after negative restaurant review

Jun 24th 2011, 10:45 AM 324 Views 3 Comments

Blogger’s review crossed the line, according to a Taiwanese judge.

# blogger - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Doubts over the identity of kidnapped Syrian blogger
# Blogger
# Blogger

Doubts over the identity of kidnapped Syrian blogger

Jun 9th 2011, 6:37 PM 599 Views 2 Comments

Images used to portray the blogger Amina Arraf have been revealed as those of a London woman, who says she’s never met Arraf.

# blogger - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Gay Syrian blogger kidnapped by armed men
# Syria
# Syria

Gay Syrian blogger kidnapped by armed men

Jun 7th 2011, 5:39 PM 691 Views 1 Comment

Amina Arraf, author of ‘A Gay Girl in Damascus’ had written posts and given them to her cousin in case anything happened to her. Her family believe she is alive and well.

# blogger - Monday 2 May, 2011

Twitter user inadvertently live-blogs deadly attack on Bin Laden
# Blogger
# Blogger

Twitter user inadvertently live-blogs deadly attack on Bin Laden

May 2nd 2011, 10:50 AM 30,658 Views 0 Comments

The IT consultant living in Abbottabad – the city where Osama bin Laden was killed – was initially annoyed by the noise of a helicopter hovering over his roof.

# blogger - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
Live Apr 12th 2011, 8:06 PM

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

# blogger - Monday 26 July, 2010

Crown accepts Herbert apology
# Blogging
From The Daily Edge
# Blogging

Crown accepts Herbert apology

Jul 26th 2010, 4:59 PM 374 Views 0 Comments

But the Prof is considering further legal action against media outlets.

Legal threat to Irish blogger
# Blogging
From The Daily Edge
# Blogging

Legal threat to Irish blogger

Jul 26th 2010, 12:38 PM 723 Views 1 Comment

Prof. John Crown threatens legal action over a blog post in which he was criticised.