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#Data

# data - Friday 14 July, 2017

An Post can't say how it got a woman's data to send out a TV licence

An Post says that it cannot tell members of the public how it obtains names and addresses as it is “not in the public interest”.

# data - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Cycling to work is only healthy if the government makes it safe, new study says

For male cyclists between the ages of 20 and 29, the negative impacts of cycling outweigh the positive, according to the study.

# data - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

# data - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Slap on the wrist for Meteor after Three complains over 'more than you can eat data' ad

Three had claimed that it had the superior data offer, and that Meteor’s advert was misleading.

# data - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Is the data on your phone secure? Here's how to make sure it is

Security is always a major concern but you have the tools to help prevent the worst from happening.

# data - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Have questions about your phone bill or contract? Let us put them to an expert

We’ll be holding a Facebook Live event on Wednesday where your questions will be put to the consumer expert.

# data - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Some of Three's customers wrongly told they've spent hundreds on internet services

The phone service provider said the messages were sent in error and the issue has been resolved.

# data - Thursday 20 April, 2017

From The42 Lucrative Lions: Gatland's squad earning €1.8m more per season than All Blacks Salary Gap

Lucrative Lions: Gatland's squad earning €1.8m more per season than All Blacks

New data has detailed some interesting differences between the sides.

# data - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Private investigator gave information from Social Protection Department to insurance companies

Over 1,400 data protection complaints were made in 2016, up from 932 in 2015.

Two cases of patient records left on car roofs among 212 HSE data breaches

A medical device containing patients’ personal information was sent for repair to a company in the UK by Saolta University Hospital Group.

# data - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Work remotely? It might make you more stressed and affect your sleep

It can also make you vulnerable to unpaid overtime, according to a UN study.

# data - Saturday 4 February, 2017

From The42 Analysis: Where have Ireland's 36 tries over the last year come from? Data

Analysis: Where have Ireland's 36 tries over the last year come from?

Joe Schmidt’s side are heavily reliant on their lineout as a source for their scores.

# data - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Driverless cars - another step towards Big Brother?

Data is the new oil,” Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich said last month.

# data - Friday 9 December, 2016

Text messages are on the way out - but we're eating up huge amounts of data

The new ComReg report also found that Ireland is expensive for home broadband, but relatively cheap for mobile bills.

As Ireland's smart cities develop, a government report warns of data security needs

How much of our data are we willing to compromise for an easier life and a more efficient city?

# data - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Britain wants to fine porn sites for letting under-18s visit

Critics say the approach could open a door to fraudsters.

# data - Thursday 17 November, 2016

'It's not social to be on social media': The Irishman moving off-the-grid for a happier life

An RTÉ documentary airing tonight explores how much our digital fingerprint is telling the world about us.

# data - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

These are the areas in Ireland with the slowest and fastest broadband speeds

The slowest is Legan in Longford, while the fastest is Drimnagh in Dublin 12.

# data - Sunday 2 October, 2016

Google's Irish boss thinks government departments need to be more like Estonia

The eastern European country has been quick to embrace new technology.

# data - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Sex could be great for ageing women's health - but risky for older men

That’s according to researchers, who have analysed data from over 2000 people.

# data - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

You're going to start seeing more of these new USB ports from now on

USB Type-C ports and cables are slowly becoming a standard feature for devices, and they’re here to stay.

# data - Friday 24 June, 2016

Did opinion polls get it wrong - again?

Not really.

# data - Monday 25 April, 2016

From The42 Kitman Labs is the company with the real-life Moneyball factor Data

Kitman Labs is the company with the real-life Moneyball factor

The startup, now based in San Francisco, counts legendary baseball manager Billy Beane as an advisor.

# data - Friday 8 April, 2016

Irish drone register allowed access to personal details of 2,000 members

The Irish Aviation Authority said the error was down to a technical issue which has now been resolved.

# data - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

This headband could help athletes avoid the worst damage from concussions

By monitoring the severity of concussions, the BrainBAND aims to prevent long-term injuries from developing.

# data - Thursday 10 March, 2016

You leave a data trail everywhere you go. Creepy? Maybe, but it's the world we live in

We need to be aware of our personal data trails, and how they can be used, writes Brian Mac Namee.

# data - Monday 29 February, 2016

The new way US tech giants are going to handle your data is almost in place

The EU and US have released details of their Privacy Shield agreement, designed to replace its previous data transfer agreement Safe Harbour.

# data - Monday 22 February, 2016

Facebook's plans to take over the world are taking two steps forward

Virtual reality is the major focus but it’s also looking at ways to help people deal with more data-intensive services like video.

# data - Sunday 21 February, 2016

What if we could call the election result before it even happens?

David Higgins has spent the past year building a statistical model which he hopes will accurately predict the outcome of the general election next week.

# data - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Here’s how much it will cost if the state becomes a living wage employer

The suggested wage at €11.50 per hour, based on the Civil Service 37 hour standard net working week, equates to an annual salary of €22,203.

# data - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Ireland's missing people: The numbers behind the heartbreak

We’ve been examining the stats behind the thousands of missing persons reports made in Ireland.

# data - Friday 20 November, 2015

# data - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From Business ETC What exactly is the ‘other’ section in your phone’s storage space for? TechGuide

# data - Monday 26 October, 2015

Breakdown: These are the sectors that employed 126,000 people in the past 3 years

Fourteen sectors are included in the data, which shows an increase in the number of people employed in each industry.

# data - Monday 7 September, 2015

This is how you take control of your privacy on Windows 10

It’s been out for more than a month now but if you are concerned about what data is being shared, here’s how to change that.

# data - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Asylum and refugees: How Ireland compares to the rest of the world

A new analysis of official figures, by TheJournal.ie.

# data - Friday 21 August, 2015

Spotify was heavily criticised for its new privacy policy, but was it deserved?

The company apologised for the changes, but is it as bad as people are making it out to be?

# data - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Hackers have released 32 million people’s details stolen from an affair website

They had stolen the data a month ago.

# data - Friday 14 August, 2015

The next general election? You should trust the bookies a lot more than the opinion polls...

The polls got things badly wrong prior to the UK general election, and this is a trend that’s set to continue argues John Byrne.

# data - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Should you bother ejecting a USB drive properly?

You’re regularly nagged about it when you don’t but is it any harm to just take it out manually?

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