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# linkedin - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

1 in 5 people now has a Twitter account (and 10 per cent still have a Bebo page)
# Social Networks
# Social Networks

1 in 5 people now has a Twitter account (and 10 per cent still have a Bebo page)

Sep 25th 2012, 6:45 AM 5,973 Views 11 Comments

An Ipsos MRBI poll has found that more than half of the population has a Facebook page – and one third use no social networking sites at all.

# linkedin - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Careers clinic: How some graduates use innovative 'campaigns' to land a job
# Innovation
# Innovation

Careers clinic: How some graduates use innovative 'campaigns' to land a job

Aug 22nd 2012, 7:30 AM 6,797 Views 2 Comments

Multimedia campaigns, networking events, online pitches and a ‘Hire Me’ t-shirt: David Wogan decided to treat his job search as a mass-marketing project.

# linkedin - Sunday 10 June, 2012

LinkedIn says all accounts secure again after password hack
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

LinkedIn says all accounts secure again after password hack

Jun 10th 2012, 3:56 PM 1,785 Views 0 Comments

An FBI investigation is now under way after almost 6.5million passwords were breached last week.

# linkedin - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Explainer: what do this week’s password leaks mean for you?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: what do this week’s password leaks mean for you?

Jun 9th 2012, 10:30 AM 3,250 Views 10 Comments

What exactly does ‘hashed’ and ‘salted’ mean? And after breaches for LinkedIn, eHarmony and Last.fm this week, how can you make your password stronger?

# linkedin - Friday 8 June, 2012

Music site urges users to change password in latest breach - has yours been leaked?
# Passwords
# Passwords

Music site urges users to change password in latest breach - has yours been leaked?

Jun 8th 2012, 9:12 AM 3,692 Views 6 Comments

There’s now a way to check if your LinkedIn or eHarmony passwords were among those hacked, while Last.fm is the latest site with security problems.

# linkedin - Thursday 7 June, 2012

First LinkedIn, now eHarmony's passwords 'compromised'
# Passwords
# Passwords

First LinkedIn, now eHarmony's passwords 'compromised'

Jun 7th 2012, 8:36 AM 1,716 Views 2 Comments

The dating site has said that a small number of its users have been affected, while it’s reported that a total of eight million ‘hashed’ passwords have been posted online.

# linkedin - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Almost 6.5million LinkedIn passwords apparently leaked online
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

Almost 6.5million LinkedIn passwords apparently leaked online

Jun 6th 2012, 3:16 PM 4,569 Views 28 Comments

A hacker in Russia claims to have gained access to millions of passwords and is seeking help in removing the encryption.

# linkedin - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

More people in Ireland now have Facebook, Twitter
# Social Networking
# Social Networking

More people in Ireland now have Facebook, Twitter

Jun 5th 2012, 7:30 PM 5,422 Views 6 Comments

Almost 20 per cent of pensioners now have a Facebook account.

# linkedin - Sunday 12 February, 2012

In pictures: 13 of the weirdest real-life job applications
# Jobs
# Jobs

In pictures: 13 of the weirdest real-life job applications

Feb 12th 2012, 10:00 AM 11,086 Views 4 Comments

From topless photos to Donald Trump role plays, here are some of the ways people tried to make their applications stand out…

# linkedin - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Tech giants join forces to end phishing emails
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Tech giants join forces to end phishing emails

Jan 31st 2012, 10:10 AM 2,257 Views 6 Comments

Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Yahoo, and PayPal are among the companies which have started a tough new approach to stopping scam emails.

# linkedin - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Column: Will Ireland block the internet to save CDs?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Will Ireland block the internet to save CDs?

Jan 19th 2012, 7:30 AM 102 Views 65 Comments

Paul Quigley, co-founder of a site which tracks the sharing of news stories through social media, warns that changes in Irish legislation could shut down any site that ‘interacts’ with the internet.

# linkedin - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Column: We have the tech entrepreneurs - now we need to keep them here
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We have the tech entrepreneurs - now we need to keep them here

Jan 7th 2012, 6:00 PM 18 Views 23 Comments

Fine Gael TD Eoghan Murphy wants to press his own government to support Irish tech start-ups – without attaching too many strings.

# linkedin - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Social media use in Ireland no longer growing, poll finds
# Social Media
# Social Media

Social media use in Ireland no longer growing, poll finds

Dec 20th 2011, 8:17 PM 5,740 Views 22 Comments

The number of people using Facebook has fallen slightly – but is still almost half the adult population.

# linkedin - Thursday 15 December, 2011

Airline lets passengers pick seats based on other passengers' Facebook profiles
# Social Media
# Social Media

Airline lets passengers pick seats based on other passengers' Facebook profiles

Dec 15th 2011, 6:31 PM 5,809 Views 24 Comments

Want to choose who you’re sitting beside? A Dutch airline is letting passengers share their Facebook and LinkedIn profiles before picking a seat.

# linkedin - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

One to avoid: most overused word on Irish LinkedIn profiles is... motivated
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

One to avoid: most overused word on Irish LinkedIn profiles is... motivated

Dec 14th 2011, 8:46 PM 5,837 Views 8 Comments

Here’s the top 10 most overused words, or in other words, the ones you should avoid on your LinkedIn profile…

# linkedin - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Tech leaders land in the city for Dublin Web Summit
# DWS7
# DWS7

Tech leaders land in the city for Dublin Web Summit

Oct 27th 2011, 7:59 PM 1,468 Views 3 Comments

Day one of the Dublin Web Summit brought some positivity to the capital as global tech leaders shared their wisdom.

# linkedin - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Angry Birds CEO coming to Dublin for web summit
# Social
# Social

Angry Birds CEO coming to Dublin for web summit

Sep 21st 2011, 9:29 PM 753 Views 21 Comments

Mikael Hed will join senior execs from LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube at the second annual Dublin Web Summit.

# linkedin - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Mayor of the White House: Obama on Foursquare
# Foursquare
From The Daily Edge
# Foursquare

Mayor of the White House: Obama on Foursquare

Aug 20th 2011, 5:37 PM 230 Views 2 Comments

US President joins location-based social network – so on which Internet hangout will he pop up next?

# linkedin - Monday 15 August, 2011

Students '12 times more likely' to communicate through Facebook than email
# Networkers
# Networkers

Students '12 times more likely' to communicate through Facebook than email

Aug 15th 2011, 3:59 PM 508 Views 8 Comments

A survey commissioned by Blue Coat Systems says only 6 per cent of students would choose email as their first method of contact.

# linkedin - Sunday 19 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jun 19th 2011, 7:33 PM 1,495 Views 2 Comments

In your Fix tonight: Labour picks its president; the cost of a second Greek bailout; the former government minister and the social network; The Boss looses his Big Man; and the dog who loves a riot.

Former government minister uses LinkedIn to find jobs
# Job Hunt
# Job Hunt

Former government minister uses LinkedIn to find jobs

Jun 19th 2011, 2:43 PM 1,628 Views 25 Comments

Noel Dempsey has found work advising local authorities since leaving government.

# linkedin - Thursday 19 May, 2011

"Monstrous interest" in LinkedIn shares on first day of trading
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

"Monstrous interest" in LinkedIn shares on first day of trading

May 19th 2011, 4:20 PM 628 Views 3 Comments

The 95 per cent surge on the first day’s trading is seen as a good sign for other social networking companies.

# linkedin - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Want your baby to be a CEO? Name him Tony, or her Deborah
# Tony
From The Daily Edge
# Tony

Want your baby to be a CEO? Name him Tony, or her Deborah

Apr 28th 2011, 12:28 PM 756 Views 0 Comments

Social networking site LinkedIn has produced a list of the top CEO names around the world, and Tony is the number one name for Irish bosses.

# linkedin - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

LinkedIn announces 100 jobs for Dublin
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

LinkedIn announces 100 jobs for Dublin

Mar 30th 2011, 9:57 AM 920 Views 0 Comments

Online professional network to expand its Dublin base over the coming year.

# linkedin - Wednesday 15 December, 2010

LinkedIn list shows top over-used words in professional profiles
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

LinkedIn list shows top over-used words in professional profiles

Dec 15th 2010, 1:11 PM 843 Views 0 Comments

Are you motivated, a team player, and a problem solver? If so, best avoid saying it on your LinkedIn profile….