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Snowden Joins Twitter – Internet Explodes!

Edward Snowden joined Twitter today Can you hear me now? — Edward Snowden (@Snowden) September 29, 2015 and was immediately granted a verified account. The guys over at Radix must be delighted, as his profile link points to a .press domain  – freedom.press And he’s already poking fun at the NSA: Meanwhile, a thousand people […]

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YouTube Finally Fixes Video View Counts

YouTube announced earlier today that they’re finally going to fix video view counts. If you watch videos that are being shared widely across social networks up until today the counter always seemed to be stuck. YouTube would default to displaying “301+” on videos which were getting a lot of traffic. Why? Because a lot of […]

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Ipsos MRBI The Politics of Social Media

Which Voters Are More Likely To Be On Twitter?

As we’ve mentioned in the past social media is playing an ever important role in politics, both nationally and internationally. The latest research from Ipsos MRBI looks at voters, the parties they support and how many have Twitter accounts: It indicates that Labour voters are most likely to report Twitter account ownership and that they […]

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Belgrade - February 08, 2014: Logo Of Popular Social Media Website Facebook On Pc Monitor Screen

Facebook To Build Data Centre In Ireland

According to news reports this morning Facebook is planning on building a data centre in Ireland. The new facility will be located near Clonee in Meath. According to reports the project will have a budget of  around €200 million and will boost Facebook’s Irish staff numbers to over 1000. The company already employs over 900 […]

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Dublin Zoo wins Grand Prix at The Sockies 2015 Social Media Awards

A sold-out crowd of 650 social media savants attended the Maximum Media Sockies last night, The 2015 Social Media Awards at the RDS Concert Hall in Dublin. Organised by Mulley Communications and presented by Rick O’Shea, the Sockies is the premier awards show in Ireland for all things digital marketing and social media. This year there were 27 categories, covering […]

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