Zeeko Confirms High Internet Usage In Ireland Among Young People

A new World Health Organisation report has suggested that a dramatic rise in the use of computers and social media is wreaking havoc on the health of young people. Zeeko (www.zeeko.ie), an Irish EdTech start-up which works with parents and children, believes that education is key to promoting a healthy balance for children in using […]

Tipperary Tourism Operators Attend Tourism Ireland Launch For 2017

 Tourism Ireland launched details of its marketing plans to promote the island of Ireland overseas in 2017, at an event attended by tourism industry leaders from Tipperary and elsewhere around the country.   2016 is set to be the best year ever for Irish tourism, surpassing all previous records; by year end, 10.5 million people […]

Cybersmarties.com Is The New Social Network For Primary School Kids

Cybersmarties.com is the First Safe Educational Social Network designed specifically for Primary School Kids. Through in-built security software CyberSmarties.com allows kids to use social media in a controlled and safe environment without the fear of harassment or cyberbullying, empowering them to protect their own wellbeing, promoting self-awareness and awareness of others. This is the first social media network which uses Behavioural Technology […]

Deep levels of worry about jobs and housing prospects among Tipperary students

Annual Student Attitudes Index finds deep levels of worry about jobs and housing prospects in Tipperary – 2nd Annual Studyclix.ie survey based on 2,000 responses – Survey reveals fears over financial security, buying a home, getting a job and emigration – Tipperary students’ college choices influenced by costs – Snapchat replaces Facebook as most popular social tool – There is serious dislike of our politicians […]

Social Media Summit Co-creator Finds Amy Huberman Is Favourite For Following And Snapchat Is Most Confusing Platform

Samantha Kelly, co-creator of next week’s Social Media Summit, has revealed that Amy Huberman is among the most interesting people to follow and that Snapchat is the social media platform people find most confusing. The TEDx speaker and Ireland’s own tweeting goddess (@tweetingGoddess) ran the Twitter poll, in advance of the Social Media Summit, which […]

Poll highlights that Irish likely to vote for politician who has engaged them on Social Media

As the General Election was announced, Samantha Kelly, co-creator of the upcoming Social Media Summit, has revealed that most people (53%) would be more likely to vote for a politician who has engaged them on Social Media. The TEDx speaker (see video below) and Ireland’s own tweeting goddess (@tweetingGoddess) ran the Twitter poll, which attracted […]

1 in 3 young women to risk home security this Christmas – thanks to Social Media

Almost 80 percent of young women in Ireland are ramping up their home security this Christmas – but one in three will jeopardise their attempts thanks to oversharing on social media, says AA Home Insurance. A survey of over 5,000 people revealed that women aged between 17 and 24 years old are most likely to […]

North Tipperary Sports Partnership Social Media training workshop at LIT Thurles

Facebook, Twitter, Google, LinkedIn!! No matter how far removed we are from the new technology we can’t but have heard of these communication tools. Their influence and their impact is everywhere. Anyone who is interested in promoting, marketing or selling anything – whether free or not – cannot afford to ignore these new methods. Some […]

Social Media Seminar for Sports Clubs

Following on from the very successful Club Development Seminar held in 2011 the Dublin & Kildare Local Sports Partnerships are calling all sports clubs in the region to sign up for the 2012 Social Media Seminar for Sports Clubs at the Red Cow Inn on Saturday 17th November 2012.www.eventelephant.com/socialmediaforclubs   Most clubs are aware of Facebook and Twitter […]

When it comes to getting together Tipperary people know best!

Tipperary v Dublin – The Facts This Sunday sees Dublin take on Tipperary in the All Ireland Hurling Semi Final at GAA HQ in Croke Park. Apart from their love of hurling what else brings these two counties together?  A recent BACARDI Together Poll has revealed that when it comes to getting together, people from […]