Online-ified: News and views from the digital writing desk

In defence of Dublin’s Temple Bar

The furore over negative reviews of Dublin’s Temple Bar ignores its strengths as both a nightlife district and a cultural quarter

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‘New words in dictionary’ stories meaningless in online era

Media reports on unlimited additions to an online dictionary make little sense, argues Bill Lehane

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A probing quiz of headlinese

While discerning news readers may loathe the use of terms like probe and quiz in news reports, the trouble with both phrases is that neither is incorrect.

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Introduction

Welcome to Online-ified, my new news blog. I am planning to use this blog to write about news as I see it in the digital age, including topics like online journalism, social media, news reporting and everything in between. I will also offer my opinions on current affairs topics that interest me, such as intercultural… Continue reading Introduction

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