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The entire planet is wondering why it can't log into Snapchat
# System Error
# System Error

The entire planet is wondering why it can't log into Snapchat

Dec 8th 2015, 3:24 PM 13,470 Views 18 Comments

People are having a difficult time dealing with this information.

Former tennis star mistakenly handcuffed and thrown to the ground by police
# Error
From The42
# Error

Former tennis star mistakenly handcuffed and thrown to the ground by police

Sep 9th 2015, 11:27 PM 7,514 Views 10 Comments

James Blake was reportedly checking his cellphone and waiting for a car to arrive to take him to the US Open

Eircom says services are returning to normal today
# Error
# Error

Eircom says services are returning to normal today

Sep 3rd 2015, 3:57 PM 9,397 Views 21 Comments

The loss of service yesterday impacted customers south of the country and in Dublin.

Technical error sees Revenue ask foreign businesses for millions of euro
# Whoops
# Whoops

Technical error sees Revenue ask foreign businesses for millions of euro

Aug 17th 2015, 4:33 PM 14,624 Views 18 Comments

The issue relates to the new ‘VAT Moss’ system.

Google apologises after app mistakenly tags black people as 'Gorillas'
# Algorithm
# Algorithm

Google apologises after app mistakenly tags black people as 'Gorillas'

Jul 2nd 2015, 9:55 AM 17,395 Views 37 Comments

A Google representative said it was “appalled and genuinely sorry that this happened.”

Rollergirl's player portrait contains one of the greatest sporting puns ever
# Error
From The Daily Edge
# Error

Rollergirl's player portrait contains one of the greatest sporting puns ever

Apr 13th 2015, 6:45 PM 5,525 Views 3 Comments

Everyone, applaud.

Dunkin' Donuts apologise for 'insensitive' version of Liverpool crest
# Distasteful
From The42
# Distasteful

Dunkin' Donuts apologise for 'insensitive' version of Liverpool crest

Feb 26th 2015, 3:00 PM 24,605 Views 41 Comments

The club’s sponsor had replaced the Hillsborough eternal flame with coffee cups

Fox TV affiliate apologises for accidentally identifying Obama as a rape suspect
# Error
From The Daily Edge
# Error

Fox TV affiliate apologises for accidentally identifying Obama as a rape suspect

Feb 17th 2015, 2:45 PM 3,813 Views 5 Comments

Oof.

Analysis: Missed try-scoring chance the biggest frustration for Schmidt's Ireland
# Error
From The42
# Error

Analysis: Missed try-scoring chance the biggest frustration for Schmidt's Ireland

Feb 16th 2015, 5:49 PM 9,473 Views 18 Comments

We break down the moment when Ireland should have crossed the tryline against the French.

Black box reveals TransAsia pilot called 'mayday' just seconds after engine failed
# Taiwan
# Taiwan

Black box reveals TransAsia pilot called 'mayday' just seconds after engine failed

Feb 6th 2015, 8:14 PM 15,070 Views 29 Comments

Today it emerged that the left engine was shut down manually by the crew “for unknown reasons”.

£2.5 million goes missing from Birmingham's accounts as owners blame former employee
# Miscalculation
From The42
# Miscalculation

£2.5 million goes missing from Birmingham's accounts as owners blame former employee

Jan 19th 2015, 7:19 PM 5,448 Views 5 Comments

How does that amount of money go unaccounted for?

More than 100 patients made to collect medical news from the post office
# Belfast
# Belfast

More than 100 patients made to collect medical news from the post office

Jan 9th 2015, 1:46 PM 9,985 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred when letters sent out from Belfast City Hospital were not franked.

The Pirate Bay has been taken down after Swedish police seized servers
# Error
# Error

The Pirate Bay has been taken down after Swedish police seized servers

Dec 10th 2014, 8:55 AM 9,165 Views 70 Comments

Police confirmed there had been a “crackdown! on a server room because of copyright infringement.

There's a subtle yet important mistake on this police car
# Polce Force
From The Daily Edge
# Polce Force

There's a subtle yet important mistake on this police car

Dec 4th 2014, 8:20 PM 5,549 Views 3 Comments

And the police force have responded excellently.

Strong form the best way for Munster to put report furore to bed
# Error
From The42
# Error

Strong form the best way for Munster to put report furore to bed

Sep 1st 2014, 3:00 PM 22,090 Views 27 Comments

Anthony Foley will be keen for an emphatic win over Edinburgh on Friday to quash doubts over squad morale.

All Black Steven Luatua shows why forwards shouldn't kick
# Comical
From The42
# Comical

All Black Steven Luatua shows why forwards shouldn't kick

Aug 31st 2014, 12:52 PM 6,747 Views 4 Comments

The Auckland back row made up for his error by scoring a try later in the clash against Tasman.

Pellegrini refuses to blame Joe Hart after City's home defeat to Stoke
# Error
From The42
# Error

Pellegrini refuses to blame Joe Hart after City's home defeat to Stoke

Aug 31st 2014, 11:22 AM 4,283 Views 5 Comments

The goalkeeper has been criticised for allowing Mame Biram Diouf to score the winner.

Ulster Bank is having some issues with its mobile banking this morning...
# Error
# Error

Ulster Bank is having some issues with its mobile banking this morning...

Aug 1st 2014, 11:25 AM 9,299 Views 28 Comments

The bank said it is working hard to fix the problem.

Vodafone customers told in error that money was debited from their accounts
# Whoops
# Whoops

Vodafone customers told in error that money was debited from their accounts

Jun 13th 2014, 10:56 AM 10,128 Views 43 Comments

Text messages and emails were sent by Vodafone thanking customers for making payments, despite no payments being made.

France concede seven tries as the Wallabies rip it up in Brisbane
# Hammered
From The42
# Hammered

France concede seven tries as the Wallabies rip it up in Brisbane

Jun 7th 2014, 1:00 PM 8,083 Views 17 Comments

Les Bleus gave an abject performance that again calls Philippe Saint-André’s reign into question.

FLAC says new welfare strategy should target department errors - not just fraud
# Fraudsters
# Fraudsters

FLAC says new welfare strategy should target department errors - not just fraud

Apr 24th 2014, 2:10 PM 6,615 Views 24 Comments

The organisation’s director general said Burton’s anti-fraud programme makes a concerning link between overpayments and fraud and creates potential for people making repayments to fall into destitution.

Will this John Terry own goal have a big impact on the outcome of the title race?
# Error
From The42
# Error

Will this John Terry own goal have a big impact on the outcome of the title race?

Mar 29th 2014, 4:23 PM 4,630 Views 7 Comments

The defender’s mistake has left Chelsea with a mountain to climb in their Premier League game today.

Ben Foster suggests West Brom were wrong to sell Shane Long
# Error
From The42
# Error

Ben Foster suggests West Brom were wrong to sell Shane Long

Mar 24th 2014, 9:00 PM 7,652 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland striker found the net 22 times in 87 games during a three-year spell at the Hawthorns

'Ludicrous': Pat 'The Cope' Gallagher dismisses Sinn Féin attack over Trichet letter vote
# Error
# Error

'Ludicrous': Pat 'The Cope' Gallagher dismisses Sinn Féin attack over Trichet letter vote

Mar 22nd 2014, 8:10 AM 9,717 Views 114 Comments

Sinn Féin MEP candidate Matt Carthy said that the odds of three votes being incorrect due to a technical fault were ‘astronomical’.

Oops! There was a mistake in last year's Junior Cert science paper...and engineers are not happy
# Dumbing Down
# Dumbing Down

Oops! There was a mistake in last year's Junior Cert science paper...and engineers are not happy

Mar 16th 2014, 8:15 AM 32,807 Views 52 Comments

The State Examiner admitted the incorrect photo was used in the Physics section, but said it had no affect on students’ answers.

Waterford GAA chiefs confirm All-Ireland minor hurling medals engraving error
# Deise
From The42
# Deise

Waterford GAA chiefs confirm All-Ireland minor hurling medals engraving error

Jan 13th 2014, 9:12 AM 6,246 Views 8 Comments

The Deise youngsters defeated Galway in last September’s final.

Golf channel pundit: It was 'a mistake' to call Tiger a cheat
# Backtrack
From The42
# Backtrack

Golf channel pundit: It was 'a mistake' to call Tiger a cheat

Oct 31st 2013, 11:27 AM 1,501 Views 1 Comment

Brandel Chamblee compared Woods’ behaviour to his own cheating in a primary school maths test.

'HSE made errors when they calculated our funding cuts,' says Sunbeam House
# Funding Cuts
# Funding Cuts

'HSE made errors when they calculated our funding cuts,' says Sunbeam House

Oct 1st 2013, 2:20 PM 5,694 Views 7 Comments

The disability charity states that €55,000 in funding cuts was imposed on them in error and were only reversed once questioned.

Here's what happened with THAT error in the Leaving Cert Maths paper
# Oops
# Oops

Here's what happened with THAT error in the Leaving Cert Maths paper

Aug 14th 2013, 7:15 AM 19,995 Views 15 Comments

The State Examinations Commission said today that approximately 4 per cent of candidates had been impacted by the error.

Social welfare payments delayed by one day, affecting 32,700 people
# Error
# Error

Social welfare payments delayed by one day, affecting 32,700 people

Jul 16th 2013, 9:14 PM 30,361 Views 139 Comments

The Department of Social Protection has blamed a “once off processing issue” for the delay with some payments today. They will be paid tomorrow.

US TV station caught out by racist joke about plane crash pilots' names
# Asiana Airlines
# Asiana Airlines

US TV station caught out by racist joke about plane crash pilots' names

Jul 13th 2013, 2:21 PM 55,913 Views 69 Comments

“Sum Ting Wong,” “Wi Tu Lo,” “Ho Lee Fuk,” and “Bang Ding Ow” were not the pilots’ names…

€669 million saved through social welfare control measures in 2012
# Social Welfare
# Social Welfare

€669 million saved through social welfare control measures in 2012

Mar 8th 2013, 6:10 PM 10,510 Views 76 Comments

Jobseeker’s benefit was the only payment that had a lower rate of suspected fraud than departmental error.

Commentator gets fooled by an airball, thinks Wizards won with a buzzer-beater
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

Commentator gets fooled by an airball, thinks Wizards won with a buzzer-beater

Feb 28th 2013, 11:59 AM 810 Views 0 Comments

“The dagger has been retracted.”

Dún Laoghaire stays top of Household Charge compliance table
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Dún Laoghaire stays top of Household Charge compliance table

Oct 26th 2012, 5:59 PM 8,586 Views 96 Comments

The latest figures for a county-by-county breakdown show just over a third of homes have still not registered.

'Tens of thousands' of household charge warning letters sent in error
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

'Tens of thousands' of household charge warning letters sent in error

Oct 25th 2012, 9:34 AM 7,462 Views 55 Comments

The agency responsible for administering and collecting the charge says that householders who have received a letter but have paid the charge should contact them.

Irish Credit Bureau corrects inaccurate personal reports sent by AIB
# AIB
# AIB

Irish Credit Bureau corrects inaccurate personal reports sent by AIB

Aug 8th 2012, 9:35 PM 9,266 Views 21 Comments

The misreporting of personal data by AIB over a six-year period may have affected the credit rating of up to 12,000 customers.

Ulster Bank: Full services will be back to normal by Monday
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank: Full services will be back to normal by Monday

Jun 27th 2012, 8:40 AM 3,900 Views 31 Comments

Bank is working to clear backlog created after last week’s technical glitch.

Hungarian ref admits Ukraine goal blunder
# Error
From The42
# Error

Hungarian ref admits Ukraine goal blunder

Jun 21st 2012, 10:02 PM 864 Views 1 Comment

The official said that after the game he “realised straight away that we made a mistake”.

Report on €3.6 billion accounting error may be published next week
# Accounting Error
# Accounting Error

Report on €3.6 billion accounting error may be published next week

May 14th 2012, 3:28 PM 2,360 Views 14 Comments

Both an internal investigation and external review have been completed, with Michael Noonan now left to seek government approval.

TDs to report on Revenue error which left State with 'significant' legal costs
# Fiasco
# Fiasco

TDs to report on Revenue error which left State with 'significant' legal costs

May 13th 2012, 1:20 PM 3,724 Views 14 Comments

The State-controlled body which runs the National Sports Campus tried to sue Dublin Waterworld over a VAT bill that wasn’t due.