# communications - Today’s News
Don’t sweat the small stuff.
# communications - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
Real time passenger info and Dublin Bus phones were experiencing service disruptions earlier.
# communications - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
The department of Minister of State Joe McHugh has issued a statement in response the announcement by Mark Durkan.
# communications - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
ESB and Vodafone are going 50:50 on the deal.
# communications - Saturday 22 March, 2014
Minister Rabbitte told the Dáil that his department was assisted in the tender process by a consulting firm.
# communications - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
The European Commission says it expects a final agreement of the legislation by December 2014.
# communications - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
Do you get panicked if you can’t check your emails or your exact location?
# communications - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Stephen Donnelly says that he feels broadcasters are already being more cautious as a result of the controversy.
# communications - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
The company warned that another 10,000 customers could be impacted over the coming days.
# communications - Friday 31 January, 2014
Rabbitte said he has never called someone who disagreed with him on the issue of gay equality a ‘homophobe’.
# communications - Monday 27 January, 2014
# communications - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
The electricity provider looks set to enter the broadband market after new laws have been published by the Government.
# communications - Tuesday 15 October, 2013
# communications - Friday 11 October, 2013
TDs and Senators have been told to point out that “most if not all members” will have exceeded the minimum number of attendance days to qualify for allowances. In fact, just 15 TDs and four Senators have reached the required number of days.
# communications - Tuesday 8 October, 2013
A consortium headed by Capita Ireland has won the tender to develop, implement and operate the new postcode system.
# communications - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
The new design will be out next month. It follows on from the company’s launch of a ‘smart watch’ earlier this month.
# communications - Monday 23 September, 2013
Enda Kenny is under pressure to step up to the plate after Micheál Martin accepted an invitation to a head-to-head debate on the Seanad referendum. Our Taoiseach could use a crash course in communications and presentation training, writes Rory Egan.
# communications - Thursday 12 September, 2013
The force is strong with this one…
# communications - Wednesday 28 August, 2013
Nominations for the annual Realex Web Awards are now open. In terms of web design, this year’s ceremony will be recognising the bad and the downright ugly, alongside the good.
# communications - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
Pat Rabbitte has expressed some scepticism that there are people in Ireland who don’t access public service content at all.
# communications - Wednesday 7 August, 2013
ComReg found that Eircom was repairing more faults to its own retail arm’s customers than that of other operators’ customers.
# communications - Wednesday 24 July, 2013
“The Telegraph Field” with picturesque views of Foilhommerum Bay and the Skellig rocks is available under a guide price of €160,000 with ruins of the 150-year-old cable house still remaining.
# communications - Thursday 18 July, 2013
Do you agree with the method of protest on show in this video?
# communications - Tuesday 16 July, 2013
Another EU state had 2,436 individuals earning over €1 million in the same year.
# communications - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
The Irish Council for Civil Liberties says shutting down mobile phone networks is a fair power to deal with terrorist threats.
# communications - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
“Despite the fact that RTE is a minority player in terms of audience they hold a virtual stranglehold on public funding from the licence fee”.
# communications - Wednesday 27 March, 2013
The communications regulator, ComReg, has said that there have been 16 reported cases by operators of businesses’ phone systems being hacked in recent weeks
# communications - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
Proposals to introduce legislation to “curb” social media use are an unnecessary attack on free speech, writes Fergal Crehan.
# communications - Saturday 2 March, 2013
An Post has been given permission to consolidate its postage rates – so both 55c and 65c stamps will be repriced at 60c.
# communications - Thursday 14 February, 2013
ComReg and the Data Protection Commissioner say because the calls came from abroad, they can take no action against them.
# communications - Monday 14 January, 2013
The company launched the first Galaxy S model at the end of May 2010 and has sold 41 million of the newest version of the phone.
# communications - Saturday 12 January, 2013
Breaking via The Mire wire: Tinfoil hats to protect against interweb; abortion floodgates ‘like Guinness at The Gathering’; James Reilly a mystery to the Troika.
# communications - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
The Chinese company will create the new roles at its facilities in Cork and Dublin.
# communications - Monday 7 January, 2013
Sinn Féin has won approval to approach the Oireachtas communications committee and examine whether roaming can be banned.
# communications - Saturday 5 January, 2013
# communications - Thursday 3 January, 2013
The regulator is considering introducing rules allowing customers to exit their contract without penalty if prices are raised in the middle of a contract term.
# communications - Friday 28 December, 2012
# communications - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
In one phone hacking case, a company had calls to the value of over €250,000 made through its phones.
# communications - Friday 30 November, 2012
Authorities say the interruption is “maintenance” – but activists are accusing the Syrian regime of preparing a massacre.
# communications - Tuesday 27 November, 2012
The Data Protection Commissioner said it has reshuffled staff to deal with the rising volume of complaints.
# communications - Friday 23 November, 2012
The Data Protection Commissioner has continued to receive complaints about the automated phone calls but says it may be unable to take action.