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# commuting - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Attn. 'smartphone zombies': Looking at your phone on the move cuts your vision by 95%
# Eyes In Front Please
# Eyes In Front Please

Attn. 'smartphone zombies': Looking at your phone on the move cuts your vision by 95%

Nov 15th 2014, 5:00 PM 7,943 Views 6 Comments

It’s becoming a big problem in Japan.

How Annoying Are You On Public Transport?
# Commuting
From The Daily Edge
# Commuting

How Annoying Are You On Public Transport?

Nov 15th 2014, 9:30 AM 23,726 Views 41 Comments

Do people get off a stop early to avoid you?

# commuting - Monday 13 October, 2014

Ireland's 'Best Train Station' has been named
# Choo Choo Choose You
# Choo Choo Choose You

Ireland's 'Best Train Station' has been named

Oct 13th 2014, 2:16 PM 40,465 Views 40 Comments

A public vote decided the winner for 2014.

# commuting - Monday 25 August, 2014

9 tweets that really highlight the struggle of the train strike
# Road Wars
From The Daily Edge
# Road Wars

9 tweets that really highlight the struggle of the train strike

Aug 25th 2014, 11:16 AM 5,842 Views 0 Comments

It’s real.

# commuting - Friday 16 May, 2014

In Cork, Limerick or Galway? Like cycling? The public bike scheme will be ready by autumn
# Coke Zero Bikes
# Coke Zero Bikes

In Cork, Limerick or Galway? Like cycling? The public bike scheme will be ready by autumn

May 16th 2014, 9:29 PM 10,237 Views 27 Comments

Slightly behind schedule, mind you.

# commuting - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Live in a new house in Dublin? You probably have a long commute
# Traffic
# Traffic

Live in a new house in Dublin? You probably have a long commute

Apr 24th 2014, 7:46 AM 16,538 Views 22 Comments

Many new estates in Dublin are not serviced by public transport, according to a new study.

# commuting - Friday 18 April, 2014

The DOs and DON'Ts of taking public transport
# Next Stop
From The Daily Edge
# Next Stop

The DOs and DON'Ts of taking public transport

Apr 18th 2014, 9:30 AM 35,698 Views 81 Comments

This is how to behave. Take note, everyone.

# commuting - Friday 28 March, 2014

Irish Rail's cheeky new DART ad is very clever
# I Will In My Swiss
From The Daily Edge
# I Will In My Swiss

Irish Rail's cheeky new DART ad is very clever

Mar 28th 2014, 3:36 PM 6,281 Views 1 Comment

Just roll with it.

# commuting - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Study finds Irish travelling abroad to work fear 'skidding' to lower social classes
# Commuting
# Commuting

Study finds Irish travelling abroad to work fear 'skidding' to lower social classes

Feb 22nd 2014, 8:45 AM 15,397 Views 25 Comments

It also suggests that many ‘commuter migrants’ choose that lifestyle as a way of tackling large mortgages.

# commuting - Monday 14 October, 2013

'Urgent discussions' between drivers and Irish Rail over DART disruption
# Dispute
# Dispute

'Urgent discussions' between drivers and Irish Rail over DART disruption

Oct 14th 2013, 5:19 PM 6,713 Views 57 Comments

Irish Rail has said that additional peak capacity will be restored on its services this evening.

DARTs running with fewer carriages than usual after driver dispute
# Morning Rush
# Morning Rush

DARTs running with fewer carriages than usual after driver dispute

Oct 14th 2013, 8:35 AM 8,292 Views 78 Comments

DARTs are running with just 2 or 4 carriages this morning after drivers refused to carry out a necessary check before the trains left the depot.

# commuting - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

6 apps to make your commute a lot easier
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland

6 apps to make your commute a lot easier

Sep 25th 2013, 3:19 PM 32,574 Views 21 Comments

Are you a commuter? You need these apps.

# commuting - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Luas disrupted after incident at Smithfield
# Getting Home
# Getting Home

Luas disrupted after incident at Smithfield

Sep 24th 2013, 5:17 PM 12,899 Views 16 Comments

# commuting - Monday 23 September, 2013

11 kinds of rage only commuters will understand
# Commuter Hell
From The Daily Edge
# Commuter Hell

11 kinds of rage only commuters will understand

Sep 23rd 2013, 1:15 PM 26,332 Views 103 Comments

Go on. Let it out. We’re here for you.

# commuting - Thursday 19 September, 2013

17 people whose commute to work is better than yours
# 9 To 5
From The Daily Edge
# 9 To 5

17 people whose commute to work is better than yours

Sep 19th 2013, 9:30 PM 36,240 Views 19 Comments

We could all learn from these guys.

# commuting - Monday 13 May, 2013

People running for trains in slow motion
# People Running For Trains
From The Daily Edge
# People Running For Trains

People running for trains in slow motion

May 13th 2013, 7:30 PM 4,774 Views 0 Comments

Which type of running-for-a-train person are you? Find out here…

# commuting - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

The 19 most annoying things about work
# The Working Life
From The Daily Edge
# The Working Life

The 19 most annoying things about work

Apr 23rd 2013, 10:30 PM 52,669 Views 80 Comments

Sometimes, it just isn’t all that.

# commuting - Monday 18 March, 2013

Commuters could save thousands by ditching their cars - Bus Éireann
# Commuting
# Commuting

Commuters could save thousands by ditching their cars - Bus Éireann

Mar 18th 2013, 3:41 PM 14,428 Views 107 Comments

A new survey has found that some commuters could also have a month’s worth of travel bus services for less than the cost of a tank of petrol.

# commuting - Monday 4 March, 2013

60 per cent of people struggling to keep their car on the road
# Driving
# Driving

60 per cent of people struggling to keep their car on the road

Mar 4th 2013, 11:55 AM 12,820 Views 96 Comments

Several people in a new survey said their financial situation had become so tight that they had to leave their car off the road for weeks or even months.

# commuting - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Potholes, loose chippings, floods: Welcome to Ireland’s rural roads
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Potholes, loose chippings, floods: Welcome to Ireland’s rural roads

Feb 19th 2013, 6:17 PM 28,309 Views 100 Comments

One council engineer admits that limited funding means “we are stretched beyond breaking point to carry out even basic repairs”.

# commuting - Monday 4 February, 2013

Your 13 favourite people on public transport
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Your 13 favourite people on public transport

Feb 4th 2013, 7:15 AM 35,168 Views 80 Comments

Seat hogs, screaming babies and loud music – prepare yourself for another week of commuting bliss.

# commuting - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Luas passenger numbers up with nearly 30 million journeys last year
# Luas
# Luas

Luas passenger numbers up with nearly 30 million journeys last year

Jan 2nd 2013, 1:54 PM 5,217 Views 31 Comments

The increase on 2011 comes despite a week long disruption on the Red Line early in 2012.

# commuting - Friday 14 December, 2012

Services on red Luas line delayed due to failed tram
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Services on red Luas line delayed due to failed tram

Dec 14th 2012, 8:31 AM 4,015 Views 4 Comments

A tram had failed on the line at Cookstown, causing delays to services to and from Tallaght to the city centre.

# commuting - Friday 9 November, 2012

Physicist wins €5,000 to bring science into morning commute
# D'Art Of Physics
# D'Art Of Physics

Physicist wins €5,000 to bring science into morning commute

Nov 9th 2012, 6:45 AM 8,798 Views 6 Comments

Dr Shane Bergin has won a Science Gallery and NDRC contest for his ‘D’art of Physics’ project which involves smartphones.

# commuting - Sunday 21 October, 2012

10 scientifically proven ways to make yourself happier
# Happiness
# Happiness

10 scientifically proven ways to make yourself happier

Oct 21st 2012, 8:50 AM 26,375 Views 33 Comments

Weirdly, the colour blue makes the list…

# commuting - Friday 7 September, 2012

Fianna Fáil calls on Minister to rule out cut to free travel scheme
# Free Travel
# Free Travel

Fianna Fáil calls on Minister to rule out cut to free travel scheme

Sep 7th 2012, 5:29 PM 4,532 Views 42 Comments

It has emerged this week that the scheme is the subject of a review by an interdepartmental group ahead of December’s Budget.

# commuting - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Dublin in top 10 most congested cities in Europe
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dublin in top 10 most congested cities in Europe

Jul 10th 2012, 9:27 AM 7,508 Views 55 Comments

Traffic congestion in the Irish capital was rated as worse than Leeds-Bradford, London, Stockholm and Hamburg.

# commuting - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Lunchtime cycle brings out the crowds... and the sun
# On Yer Bike
From The Daily Edge
# On Yer Bike

Lunchtime cycle brings out the crowds... and the sun

Jun 20th 2012, 4:33 PM 4,880 Views 12 Comments

Over 2,000 join Dublin Lord Mayor in celebrating the joy of two wheels.

# commuting - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Dublin rail services resume following suspension
# Commuting
# Commuting

Dublin rail services resume following suspension

Jun 6th 2012, 8:55 PM 7,007 Views 7 Comments

# commuting - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Dude, where's my train?
# Interactive
# Interactive

Dude, where's my train?

Apr 26th 2012, 6:30 AM 8,599 Views 30 Comments

Irish Rail launch interactive map that shows where all their intercity, commuter and DART trains are at any given time…

# commuting - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Government paying €10m a year on parking for public servants
# Parking
# Parking

Government paying €10m a year on parking for public servants

Apr 24th 2012, 4:21 PM 3,983 Views 25 Comments

OPW says that renting a Dublin parking space costs the state an average €2,428 a year.

# commuting - Friday 23 March, 2012

TD calls for more security on the Luas Red Line
# Luas
# Luas

TD calls for more security on the Luas Red Line

Mar 23rd 2012, 7:00 AM 6,324 Views 39 Comments

Fine Gael TD Catherine Byrne has expressed unhappiness with the operators of the Luas but Veolia Transport has said that it has security operating on the Red Line for most of the time it operates.

# commuting - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Survey: More people cycling and taking Luas to work in Dublin
# Transport
# Transport

Survey: More people cycling and taking Luas to work in Dublin

Mar 22nd 2012, 5:16 PM 3,134 Views 10 Comments

A survey by the Dublin Transport Authority showed that while public transport is still the preferred option, more people are travelling by bicycle and Luas across the ‘canal cordon’ area in Dublin than before.

# commuting - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

€4 million transport funding for Galway city
# Galway
# Galway

€4 million transport funding for Galway city

Mar 6th 2012, 11:21 AM 2,813 Views 13 Comments

The new programme will fund improvements to the city’s public transport and traffic flow systems.

# commuting - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Fine Gael senator hits out at "serious discrepancies" in bus fares
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Fine Gael senator hits out at "serious discrepancies" in bus fares

Dec 20th 2011, 9:47 AM 3,428 Views 27 Comments

Catherine Noone says there is little or no rationale or consistency to Bus Éireann fares.

# commuting - Friday 9 December, 2011

Disruptions to Luas Red Line after car strikes tram
# Luas
# Luas

Disruptions to Luas Red Line after car strikes tram

Dec 9th 2011, 3:24 PM 2,866 Views 10 Comments

A car hit a Luas tram at around 2.30pm today, but no serious injuries have been reported.

# commuting - Friday 30 September, 2011

Poll: Do you feel safe on Dublin's roads?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you feel safe on Dublin's roads?

Sep 30th 2011, 3:37 PM 1,730 Views 27 Comments

As gardaí launch a new road casualty reduction plan, we’re asking if you feel safe while walking, cycling or driving on roads in the Irish capital.

# commuting - Monday 26 September, 2011

Real time Dublin Bus arrival information system launched for mobile and web
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Real time Dublin Bus arrival information system launched for mobile and web

Sep 26th 2011, 1:57 PM 3,147 Views 24 Comments

The National Transport Authority says this is the first part of a plan to roll-out real time information services for other bus and rail transport across the country.

# commuting - Friday 29 July, 2011

Rail services to Dublin delayed due to points fault
# Commuting
# Commuting

Rail services to Dublin delayed due to points fault

Jul 29th 2011, 8:41 AM 70 Views 0 Comments

# commuting - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Car-sharing scheme could save 50 per cent of commuting costs
# Commute
# Commute

Car-sharing scheme could save 50 per cent of commuting costs

Jul 19th 2011, 12:45 PM 447 Views 7 Comments

A new website has been launched which will enable people to car-share for a variety of events, saving on petrol, tolls etc…