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# like - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Looking for love in lockdown? Facebook Dating has launched in Ireland
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Looking for love in lockdown? Facebook Dating has launched in Ireland

Oct 22nd 2020, 7:47 AM 25,634 Views 22 Comments

Facebook said Dating had been built with “safety, security and privacy at the forefront”.

# like - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Despite privacy controversy, profits at Facebook are soaring
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Despite privacy controversy, profits at Facebook are soaring

Apr 26th 2018, 6:55 AM 4,837 Views 7 Comments

Facebook shares climbed more than 6.9% to $170.75 in after-hours trades.

# like - Friday 6 April, 2018

Facebook to create thousands of jobs making the site 'more accountable and transparent'
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Facebook to create thousands of jobs making the site 'more accountable and transparent'

Apr 6th 2018, 9:28 PM 11,804 Views 41 Comments

To get authorised by Facebook, “advertisers will need to confirm their identity and location,” the statement said.

# like - Thursday 2 February, 2017

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 7,929 Views 38 Comments

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

# like - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil spent thousands of euro targeting voters with Facebook ads
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Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil spent thousands of euro targeting voters with Facebook ads

Jan 14th 2017, 7:35 AM 6,476 Views 36 Comments

Both Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael targeted voters through social media during the general election

# like - Sunday 8 May, 2016

These spray-painted definitions of Cork slang words have popped up all over the city
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These spray-painted definitions of Cork slang words have popped up all over the city

May 8th 2016, 2:57 PM 6,746 Views 1 Comment

Mint.

# like - Saturday 23 January, 2016

One political party is absolutely trouncing the rest in the social media battle
# Gimme Dem Likes
# Gimme Dem Likes

One political party is absolutely trouncing the rest in the social media battle

Jan 23rd 2016, 8:30 PM 46,037 Views 176 Comments

Here are the top 11 parties by Facebook following.

# like - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Mark Zuckerberg is giving away $45 billion
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Mark Zuckerberg is giving away $45 billion

Dec 1st 2015, 9:52 PM 42,672 Views 80 Comments

That’s around €42 billion.

# like - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

A Love Letter To Our Fallen Comrade: The Twitter Fave
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From The Daily Edge
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A Love Letter To Our Fallen Comrade: The Twitter Fave

Nov 3rd 2015, 6:01 PM 3,839 Views 1 Comment

Sleep soundly.

# like - Friday 9 October, 2015

There's one Facebook button the whole of Ireland needs today
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From The Daily Edge
# Absolutely Buzzing

There's one Facebook button the whole of Ireland needs today

Oct 9th 2015, 11:15 AM 4,431 Views 3 Comments

Listen up, Zuckerberg.

# like - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Facebook is introducing emoji reaction buttons - and Ireland is first to get them
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From The Daily Edge
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Facebook is introducing emoji reaction buttons - and Ireland is first to get them

Oct 8th 2015, 12:36 PM 4,452 Views 0 Comments

Wow! Sad! Angry! Six different emotions are being tested.

# like - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Here's how much you could earn working for Facebook
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Here's how much you could earn working for Facebook

Aug 30th 2015, 3:00 PM 47,291 Views 32 Comments

The social networking behemoth isn’t too shabby a place to ply your trade.

# like - Monday 19 January, 2015

It's official: Your Facebook feed knows you better than your family
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# Status Update

It's official: Your Facebook feed knows you better than your family

Jan 19th 2015, 5:25 PM 10,993 Views 23 Comments

The robots are taking over.

# like - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Why is Zuckerberg so happy? Mobile ads have helped Facebook profits surge
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Why is Zuckerberg so happy? Mobile ads have helped Facebook profits surge

Oct 28th 2014, 10:04 PM 9,185 Views 17 Comments

Facebook said that it made $802 million in profit for shareholders on revenue of $3.2 billion.

# like - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

With a little help from Ireland, Facebook paid no UK tax last year
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With a little help from Ireland, Facebook paid no UK tax last year

Oct 22nd 2014, 6:31 PM 9,416 Views 17 Comments

It made an estimated £371 million in revenue in the region in 2013.

# like - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Mark Zuckerberg is donating €20 million to stop Ebola from 'becoming like HIV'
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Mark Zuckerberg is donating €20 million to stop Ebola from 'becoming like HIV'

Oct 14th 2014, 10:30 PM 11,111 Views 40 Comments

Facebook’s CEO said that the virus must be brought under control soon, before it becomes a “long-term global health crisis”.

# like - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Spend too much time poking people? Dublin now has its own Facebook addiction service
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Spend too much time poking people? Dublin now has its own Facebook addiction service

Oct 9th 2014, 6:23 PM 10,191 Views 15 Comments

It was only a matter of time…

# like - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

This perfect video nails the truth about your Facebook feed
# Facebook Vs Real Life
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook Vs Real Life

This perfect video nails the truth about your Facebook feed

Jun 25th 2014, 3:15 PM 3,566 Views 1 Comment

Like.

# like - Thursday 12 June, 2014

People who say 'you know' and 'like' are, like, surprisingly thoughtful
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From The Daily Edge
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People who say 'you know' and 'like' are, like, surprisingly thoughtful

Jun 12th 2014, 5:30 PM 21,554 Views 21 Comments

It’s, like, science.

# like - Friday 6 June, 2014

Enda Kenny answered your Facebook questions last night - here's what he said...
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Enda Kenny answered your Facebook questions last night - here's what he said...

Jun 6th 2014, 8:42 AM 14,868 Views 71 Comments

The Taoiseach took part in a Facebook Q&A at the social media company’s California HQ.

# like - Monday 10 February, 2014

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg was the most generous American in 2013
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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg was the most generous American in 2013

Feb 10th 2014, 9:46 PM 30,083 Views 45 Comments

He gave away 18 million shares of Facebook stock – guess how much that’s worth?

# like - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Kid makes YouTube video celebrating one like, internet responds with thousands
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From The Daily Edge
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Kid makes YouTube video celebrating one like, internet responds with thousands

Feb 6th 2014, 9:28 AM 2,108 Views 2 Comments

He only asked for one or two, like.

# like - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

5 Facebook buttons we need immediately
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From The Daily Edge
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5 Facebook buttons we need immediately

Dec 10th 2013, 7:30 PM 4,736 Views 5 Comments

The Sympathise button is old news. Here’s what Facebook REALLY needs.

Might Facebook add a ‘sympathise’ button?
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Might Facebook add a ‘sympathise’ button?

Dec 10th 2013, 5:08 PM 12,690 Views 60 Comments

Sometimes, ‘Like’ just doesn’t seem appropriate.

# like - Sunday 1 December, 2013

8 words that have lost all meaning in modern life From The Daily Edge

8 words that have lost all meaning in modern life

Dec 1st 2013, 1:00 PM 73,543 Views 183 Comments

Like, literally.

# like - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Column: Losing our religion – what thirtysomethings believe in now
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Column: Losing our religion – what thirtysomethings believe in now

Nov 23rd 2013, 12:00 PM 51 Views 108 Comments

If we haven’t got God to fall back on what does this generation believe in now? Kate Bellamy takes a lighthearted look at what people follow today.

# like - Thursday 15 August, 2013

The more you use Facebook, the more miserable you become
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From The Daily Edge
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The more you use Facebook, the more miserable you become

Aug 15th 2013, 11:21 AM 14,655 Views 52 Comments

It’s science.

# like - Monday 20 May, 2013

Things Taylor Swift doesn't like
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From The Daily Edge
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Things Taylor Swift doesn't like

May 20th 2013, 11:37 AM 11,722 Views 1 Comment

Illustrated by GIFs.

# like - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

'You called me monkey...' Drogba's anti-racist Facebook smackdown
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'You called me monkey...' Drogba's anti-racist Facebook smackdown

May 14th 2013, 2:30 PM 3,643 Views 1 Comment

The Ivorian was the target of abuse when Galatasaray met Fenerbahce at the weekend.

# like - Thursday 2 May, 2013

The 7 people who are driving you away from Facebook
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From The Daily Edge
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The 7 people who are driving you away from Facebook

May 2nd 2013, 5:04 PM 25,986 Views 22 Comments

You went to the gym. We get it.

# like - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

VIDEO: How to win arguments on Facebook
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VIDEO: How to win arguments on Facebook

Apr 10th 2013, 3:00 PM 1,728 Views 0 Comments

NSFW language.

# like - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Tiger Woods: I posted those Facebook photos with Lindsey Vonn to crush the paparazzi
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Tiger Woods: I posted those Facebook photos with Lindsey Vonn to crush the paparazzi

Mar 20th 2013, 7:19 PM 5,520 Views 1 Comment

“I’ve had situations where it’s been very dangerous for my kids. We devalued the first photos,” he said.

# like - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

9 things we'd like to see in Facebook's new News Feed
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9 things we'd like to see in Facebook's new News Feed

Mar 6th 2013, 9:00 PM 18,624 Views 39 Comments

An oversharing filter? An anti-inspirational status widget? We’d like all of those please.

# like - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Facebook sued over 'like' and 'share' buttons
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# They Won't 'like' This

Facebook sued over 'like' and 'share' buttons

Feb 13th 2013, 7:56 AM 14,846 Views 19 Comments

The family of a Dutch inventor, who died in 2004, are suing the company for alleged patent infringement.

# like - Saturday 6 October, 2012

The 10 most-liked Facebook brand posts in September
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The 10 most-liked Facebook brand posts in September

Oct 6th 2012, 12:00 PM 14,245 Views 6 Comments

What international brands’ updates got hundreds of thousands of likes last month, and why?

# like - Thursday 21 June, 2012

BOI appoints team to engage across Facebook, Twitter and Boards.ie
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BOI appoints team to engage across Facebook, Twitter and Boards.ie

Jun 21st 2012, 8:43 PM 7,801 Views 20 Comments

Customers can now get answers from Bank of Ireland in new ways…

# like - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

London Games to be first social media Olympics
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London Games to be first social media Olympics

Jun 20th 2012, 8:45 AM 253 Views 0 Comments

This summer’s Olympics will be the most tweeted, liked and tagged in history, organisers say.

# like - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Facebook hikes price of its shares, raising value to over $100bn
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# Facebook

Facebook hikes price of its shares, raising value to over $100bn

May 15th 2012, 12:00 PM 2,938 Views 16 Comments

Facebook had previously planned on selling shares at between $28-$35, but is now going for a price between $34 and $38.

# like - Monday 7 May, 2012

Want to own a piece of Facebook? Here's how to do it
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# Explainer

Want to own a piece of Facebook? Here's how to do it

May 7th 2012, 11:00 AM 7,761 Views 27 Comments

Sometime this month, 337 million shares will be up for grabs when the world’s biggest social network floats on the stock market. But be warned: it may be hard to get a hold of them.

# like - Friday 3 February, 2012

Average Facebook user gets more ‘Likes’ and comments than they give
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From The Daily Edge
# We Like This

Average Facebook user gets more ‘Likes’ and comments than they give

Feb 3rd 2012, 4:16 PM 4,642 Views 12 Comments

The average user tends to attract more ‘Likes’ and messages than they actually give out themselves, thanks to ‘power users’.

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