Top row: Rory Gallagher, Public Enemy and David Bowie; bottom row: John Coltrane, The Rolling Stones and Aretha Franklin. Photographs: Fin Costello/Redferns, Suzie Gibbons/Redferns, Richard E Aaron/Redferns, Gai Terrell/Redferns and Estate of Keith Morris/Redferns, all via Getty Images

Every minute of the day more than 100 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube. It’s an inventory that will include a huge swathe of this, that and th(...)

Over 2,500 facebook users clicked ‘like’ on a post featuring junior minister Simon Harris. The party blamed ‘spamming’ for the surge in ‘Like’ clicks after the post-Budget Q&A.

Fine Gael has said its official Facebook account was “spammed” after a post-budget Q&A with junior minister Simon Harris attracted over 2,500 ‘lik(...)

‘Anonymous have been watching. Your government is lying to you. It is not against the Irish law to refuse signing with Irish Water.’ Image: YouTube screengrab

A video purporting to be by online hacking collective Anonymous has accused the Government of stealing and using threats in order to force the intr(...)

Failed actor and lighter fluid aficionado Withnail finally gets the recognition he deserves. The cult British comedy is being released in a high-defin(...)

 Munster’s Peter O’Mahony, Ulster’s Rory Best and Leinster’s Jamie Heaslip at the launch of the new European competitions   at the Convention Centre, Dublin. Photo: Billy Stickland/Inpho/PA

Thankfully, the glories of the previous 19 years of the Heineken Cup have not been completely cast adrift, and as the highlights reel of the tourname(...)

Off to her pot farm: Alaskan TV newsreader Charlo Greene quit her job on air

A TV newsreader in Alaska recently quit her job live on air after revealing that she owns a cannabis club and has decided to dedicate herself to pr(...)

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A young woman fights with her boyfriend about a text message. Another cries while thinking about her dead father. A woman who works as a sex worker ge(...)

Have you ever wondered about the mountains on Mars? The expansive seas? The huge craters, the canals or the volcanos? Many of us caught our first g(...)

Australian media magnante Rupert Murdoch at the US Open Tennis Championship last month. Photograh: Andrew Gombert/EPA

Google hit back at News Corp for calling it a platform for piracy and an “unaccountable bureaucracy,” in a point-by-point rebuttal that stressed the I(...)

Bethany Mota: The blogger, who makes fashion videos from her California bedroom, has a Hollywood talent agency and lawyer, plus two publicists. photograph: taylor hill/filmmagic

A few months ago, CBS Films wanted Bethany Mota, an 18-year-old video blogger, to make a cameo appearance in the movie The Duff and tell her 7.2 milli(...)