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# boards-ie - Sunday 6 September, 2015

The Irish website that looks like it hasn't changed in forever is finally getting a makeover
# Board Games
# Board Games

The Irish website that looks like it hasn't changed in forever is finally getting a makeover

Sep 6th 2015, 8:45 AM 43,547 Views 47 Comments

We asked the head of Boards.ie how the site was holding up in the social media era.

# boards-ie - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

I've seen more than my fair share of abuse online, but Lorraine Higgins' bill isn't the answer
# Opinion
# Opinion

I've seen more than my fair share of abuse online, but Lorraine Higgins' bill isn't the answer

Jul 22nd 2015, 8:49 PM 667 Views 117 Comments

The abuse Senator Higgins has received is utterly unacceptable, but her solution is ill conceived, writes Tom Murphy of Boards.ie.

# boards-ie - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Teen who hacked boards.ie just wanted the 'satisfaction of a successful hacking'
# Courts
# Courts

Teen who hacked boards.ie just wanted the 'satisfaction of a successful hacking'

May 13th 2015, 5:21 PM 31,399 Views 38 Comments

Aleksejs Ivanvos received a suspended jail sentence today for the 2010 hack.

# boards-ie - Monday 25 November, 2013

Anger as Xtra-Vision doesn’t honour Xbox pre-orders unless extra game is bought
# No Deal
# No Deal

Anger as Xtra-Vision doesn’t honour Xbox pre-orders unless extra game is bought

Nov 25th 2013, 10:28 PM 52,977 Views 141 Comments

This requirement was asked of pre-order customers even if they had already paid in full for the new Xbox One console.

# boards-ie - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

UPDATE: Back in Ireland for first Christmas in 30 years…. what’s it like?
# Pass The Tissues
From The Daily Edge
# Pass The Tissues

UPDATE: Back in Ireland for first Christmas in 30 years…. what’s it like?

Nov 28th 2012, 8:30 PM 27,658 Views 46 Comments

Mayo man is coming home today for his first Irish Christmas in 30 years… or is he?

# boards-ie - Friday 28 September, 2012

BoardsDeals daily offers website winds down
# Daily Deals
# Daily Deals

BoardsDeals daily offers website winds down

Sep 28th 2012, 1:36 PM 9,893 Views 21 Comments

The special offers site is issuing its final vouchers today, citing ‘daily deals’ business as unsustainable in long run.

# boards-ie - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Time Machine: Here's how 26 popular websites used to look
# Flux Capacitor
# Flux Capacitor

Time Machine: Here's how 26 popular websites used to look

Sep 23rd 2012, 11:30 AM 16,401 Views 19 Comments

Have you ever seen the very first version of RTE.ie? Or wondered what the name ‘Daft’ came from?

# boards-ie - Friday 13 July, 2012

Senator denies dodging ticket fare
# Fined
# Fined

Senator denies dodging ticket fare

Jul 13th 2012, 6:53 PM 15,892 Views 119 Comments

Senator Healy Eames said she thought she could buy a ticket on board and was shocked to receive a €100 fine from the ticket inspector.

# boards-ie - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

BOI wants customers to choose its... hold music
# Hold Please
From The Daily Edge
# Hold Please

BOI wants customers to choose its... hold music

Jul 3rd 2012, 2:52 PM 5,371 Views 37 Comments

Tired of the same old hold music when you ring Bank of Ireland? Well the bank is now giving customers their say on what it should be.

# boards-ie - Thursday 21 June, 2012

BOI appoints team to engage across Facebook, Twitter and Boards.ie
# Banking
# Banking

BOI appoints team to engage across Facebook, Twitter and Boards.ie

Jun 21st 2012, 8:43 PM 7,788 Views 20 Comments

Customers can now get answers from Bank of Ireland in new ways…

# boards-ie - Thursday 10 May, 2012

New figures show Distilled Media is Ireland's largest online publishing group
# Adverts.ie
# Adverts.ie

New figures show Distilled Media is Ireland's largest online publishing group

May 10th 2012, 12:22 PM 3,289 Views 47 Comments

Latest figures show that Distilled, which publishes Daft.ie, gets more monthly page impressions than RTE.ie, IrishTimes.com and Independent Digital.

# boards-ie - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Mar 14th 2012, 4:41 PM 3,592 Views 5 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

'Subversive website' comments taken out of context - FF Senator
# Mark Mac Sharry
# Mark Mac Sharry

'Subversive website' comments taken out of context - FF Senator

Mar 14th 2012, 2:27 PM 3,239 Views 44 Comments

Marc Mac Sharry said yesterday that certain online forums amounted to “legalised subversion of the State” but insisted today his comments were taken out of context.

# boards-ie - Thursday 19 January, 2012

O’Lionaird reaches out to Irish fans for financial support
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

O’Lionaird reaches out to Irish fans for financial support

Jan 19th 2012, 7:34 PM 7,960 Views 14 Comments

Olympic hopeful Ciaran O’Lionaird plans to set up a new online scheme which will allow fans to contribute to his training expenses.

# boards-ie - Sunday 27 November, 2011

In pictures: Seasides, stations and surgery – the year’s best photos from Boards.ie
# Photography
From The Daily Edge
# Photography

In pictures: Seasides, stations and surgery – the year’s best photos from Boards.ie

Nov 27th 2011, 7:00 PM 6,361 Views 5 Comments

Photographers have given their work for a new book, with all presents going to a Christmas children’s charity.

# boards-ie - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Man apologises to An Post after mistakenly claiming delivery gaffe
# An Post
# An Post

Man apologises to An Post after mistakenly claiming delivery gaffe

Nov 23rd 2011, 11:59 AM 4,967 Views 15 Comments

A man who posted a video purportedly showing a postman failing to deliver a package correctly has had to clarify that this wasn’t the case.

# boards-ie - Monday 11 April, 2011

Personal details of Irish Field readers hacked and posted online
# Hacking
# Hacking

Personal details of Irish Field readers hacked and posted online

Apr 11th 2011, 3:26 PM 2,557 Views 3 Comments

A link to names, postal addresses, phone numbers, email, usernames and passwords of over 300 subscribers to horse industry trade directory was posted publicly.

# boards-ie - Friday 18 February, 2011

Mick Wallace among high profile independents set to do well at election
# GE11
# GE11

Mick Wallace among high profile independents set to do well at election

Feb 18th 2011, 1:38 PM 3,212 Views 0 Comments

Dylan Haskins, Paul Somerville, Luke Ming Flanagan and Shane Ross could also be elected according to a poll being run by Boards.ie.

# boards-ie - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

FF could face meltdown, according to Boards.ie poll
# Opinion Polls
# Opinion Polls

FF could face meltdown, according to Boards.ie poll

Feb 16th 2011, 4:30 PM 2,815 Views 8 Comments

A nationwide poll of 13,000 people shows Fianna Fáil will struggle to pick up preferences from further down the ballot paper.

# boards-ie - Sunday 6 February, 2011

Labour narrows gap in latest Red C poll
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Labour narrows gap in latest Red C poll

Feb 6th 2011, 8:09 AM 2,385 Views 3 Comments

Fine Gael retains its strong lead in the latest opinion polls, though Labour narrows the gap by five as Fianna Fáil stagnates.

# boards-ie - Wednesday 18 August, 2010

The worst of the internet's 'Young Boys' gags
# Toilet Humour
From The42
# Toilet Humour

The worst of the internet's 'Young Boys' gags

Aug 18th 2010, 6:21 AM 556 Views 0 Comments

The Swiss beat Spurs – but are still on the receiving end of some questionable online wit. If you’re easily offended, don’t look.

# boards-ie - Tuesday 13 July, 2010

Users panic as 1800Hotels.ie disappears with their cash
# 1800Hotels.ie
# 1800Hotels.ie

Users panic as 1800Hotels.ie disappears with their cash

Jul 13th 2010, 2:17 PM 161 Views 0 Comments

The hotel bookings website seem to have disappeared – and taken consumers’ cash with them.