Instagram Employees to go on a Shopping Spree
Last week we talked about how Instragram had just launched its Android offering but we didn’t see the bigger picture (pardon the pun) – that the 2 year old company with about a dozen employees would be the talk of the town less than a week later after being sold to Facebook for a mind boggling $1bn.
We’re betting that the San Francisco based employees won’t be shy of splashing the cash on some new toys after becoming the latest dot com posse to make me feel like a disappointment to my parents!
Paul O’Connell Statue in the Near Future
Only the greatest men are immortalised in bronze and with Paul O’Connell being granted the freedom of Limerick City we reckon it’s only a matter of time before a statue of the great man erected in his home town of Limerick.
This follows on from Cork City’s plans to pay tribute to the Cork contingent’s contribution to Munster rugby over the years by commissioning statues of Stringer and O’Gara due to be revealed at some stage this year.
Titanic Tribute Ship to Finish the remainder of its Journey on Schedule
Being the centenary of the Titanic’s maiden voyage it’s no surprise that it’s getting lots of headlines. Headlines it won’t have wanted were for the being delayed twice; once in poor weather in Cobh and now when a passenger had to be airlifted off having suffered a heart attack. Despite the serious delays we reckon the remainder of the voyage will be incident free.