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# connected - Sunday 10 February, 2019

After a three-year absence, free public Wi-Fi is coming back to Dublin - but not the city centre
# Connected
# Connected

After a three-year absence, free public Wi-Fi is coming back to Dublin - but not the city centre

Feb 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 19,917 Views 29 Comments

The local authority concluded that restaurants and cafés can provide access instead.

# connected - Friday 20 October, 2017

Here's how the ESB Networks 'situation room' is preparing for Storm Brian tonight
# Connected
# Connected

Here's how the ESB Networks 'situation room' is preparing for Storm Brian tonight

Oct 20th 2017, 8:33 PM 11,351 Views 8 Comments

Crews from as far afield as France are now in the country as the reconnection effort continues.

# connected - Sunday 24 September, 2017

ESB map shows when over 1,300 Irish towns, villages and parishes got electricity
# Let There Be Light
# Let There Be Light

ESB map shows when over 1,300 Irish towns, villages and parishes got electricity

Sep 24th 2017, 8:30 PM 87,228 Views 46 Comments

Ireland’s network was the first fully integrated national electricity service in the world.

# connected - Monday 12 September, 2016

How Well Do You Remember These Alive-O Songs From Primary School?
# Connected
From The Daily Edge
# Connected

How Well Do You Remember These Alive-O Songs From Primary School?

Sep 12th 2016, 6:00 PM 13,509 Views 3 Comments

Put those Religion classes to use, 90s kids.

# connected - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Audi's latest cars will tell drivers when that red traffic light will turn green
# Get The Green Light
# Get The Green Light

Audi's latest cars will tell drivers when that red traffic light will turn green

Aug 16th 2016, 9:24 AM 12,155 Views 52 Comments

The US-only feature will communicate with a city’s traffic management system so drivers know how long they have to wait.

# connected - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Death of mother and daughter in England linked to father's death in France yesterday
# Tragic
# Tragic

Death of mother and daughter in England linked to father's death in France yesterday

Jun 30th 2015, 4:58 PM 44,522 Views 3 Comments

47-year-old Lisa Anthony and her daughter Ava (14) were discovered at their Surrey home yesterday morning.

# connected - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Sharing everything about yourself online can be a form of self-bullying
# Tell All
# Tell All

Sharing everything about yourself online can be a form of self-bullying

Mar 17th 2015, 10:00 PM 16,827 Views 18 Comments

“You can lose honour and respect if you’re revealing something ludicrous and silly that you’ve done.”

# connected - Monday 1 December, 2014

Opinion: The 'smart homes' of the near future – Irish homes will have about 500 connected devices
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: The 'smart homes' of the near future – Irish homes will have about 500 connected devices

Dec 1st 2014, 8:00 PM 281 Views 25 Comments

In order to be ready for the connected home of the future, we need to be getting our ‘infrastructure house’ in order now.

Live in Waterford? Some of you are going to get extra-fast 4G coverage*
# Connected
# Connected

Live in Waterford? Some of you are going to get extra-fast 4G coverage*

Dec 1st 2014, 5:01 PM 11,928 Views 24 Comments

*But only a small number of phones are compatible.

# connected - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Why this company wants to 'connect the dots' between software and hardware
# Connected
# Connected

Why this company wants to 'connect the dots' between software and hardware

Nov 15th 2014, 4:00 PM 6,784 Views 1 Comment

If This Then That is making a long-term bet on the smart items industry and it wants to be at the centre of it, but progress will be gradual.

# connected - Friday 31 October, 2014

Opinion: What does the Internet of Things mean for Ireland?
# Connected
# Connected

Opinion: What does the Internet of Things mean for Ireland?

Oct 31st 2014, 8:00 AM 195 Views 9 Comments

The intersection between our ‘virtual’ and physical worlds is enriching our daily lives – from entertainment, to energy, transport, healthcare and diet.

# connected - Monday 13 October, 2014

Google testing service which connects patients with doctors over video chat
# Connected
# Connected

Google testing service which connects patients with doctors over video chat

Oct 13th 2014, 10:00 AM 3,823 Views 4 Comments

The search engine is following in the footsteps of companies like Apple, and Facebook which are also considering entering the healthcare market.

# connected - Sunday 12 October, 2014

"I will die upstairs in my bedroom" -  The week in quotes
# Say That Again
# Say That Again

"I will die upstairs in my bedroom" - The week in quotes

Oct 12th 2014, 9:47 AM 13,905 Views 3 Comments

Irish Water protests intensified, Roy Keane released his autobiography, and John McNulty lost the Seanad election – here’s the week in quotes.

# connected - Friday 10 October, 2014

Dublin street harassment of women tackled on Connected - here's the reaction
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From The Daily Edge
# Connected

Dublin street harassment of women tackled on Connected - here's the reaction

Oct 10th 2014, 12:04 PM 7,515 Views 5 Comments

The RTÉ show has people talking.

# connected - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Nicole from Connected having a handbag crisis is all of us before pay day
# Can't Cope
From The Daily Edge
# Can't Cope

Nicole from Connected having a handbag crisis is all of us before pay day

Oct 2nd 2014, 11:41 AM 4,425 Views 2 Comments

That’s not the right answer, Noel.

# connected - Friday 26 September, 2014

8 moments from the first week of Connected that got Twitter talking
# Connected
From The Daily Edge
# Connected

8 moments from the first week of Connected that got Twitter talking

Sep 26th 2014, 4:57 PM 4,172 Views 1 Comment

There was plenty to talk about.

# connected - Monday 22 September, 2014

Here is the lowdown on the new RTE 2 reality series Connected
# Connected
From The Daily Edge
# Connected

Here is the lowdown on the new RTE 2 reality series Connected

Sep 22nd 2014, 5:28 PM 8,208 Views 0 Comments

Connected begins on RTÉ 2 tonight.

# connected - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

This Irish telecoms company has landed a €125 million investment
# Connected
# Connected

This Irish telecoms company has landed a €125 million investment

Aug 19th 2014, 6:45 AM 11,987 Views 6 Comments

Viatel is set to go on a spending spree after landing the cash.

# connected - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

The smaller, reversible USB that will replace all connectors is ready for production
# No More Hassle
# No More Hassle

The smaller, reversible USB that will replace all connectors is ready for production

Aug 13th 2014, 3:03 PM 17,289 Views 27 Comments

The design for the next-gen USB has been completed, and it plans to solve the problems associated with current connectors.

# connected - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Sorry, country folk: Still a huge divide between urban and rural internet speeds
# Connected
# Connected

Sorry, country folk: Still a huge divide between urban and rural internet speeds

Jun 4th 2014, 3:46 PM 8,622 Views 58 Comments

At the launch of UPC’s second Irish Digital Report, the Minister for Communications Pat Rabbitte said that there was still a “significant divide” between the quality of internet service provided in urban and rural Ireland.

# connected - Monday 7 April, 2014

WiFi provider Bitbuzz sees over one million logins made in March
# Connected
# Connected

WiFi provider Bitbuzz sees over one million logins made in March

Apr 7th 2014, 2:10 PM 7,132 Views 17 Comments

The week leading up to St Patrick’s day saw more than a quarter of a million logins made through the service.

Claremorris to become the first fibre town in Ireland
# Bandwidth
# Bandwidth

Claremorris to become the first fibre town in Ireland

Apr 7th 2014, 11:35 AM 15,255 Views 77 Comments

The service, which is expected to be completed by August, will provide all local businesses in the area with internet speeds of 250Mb/s (31.25MB/s.

# connected - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Addicted to Facebook games? You're not the only one
# Addiction
# Addiction

Addicted to Facebook games? You're not the only one

Mar 20th 2014, 9:21 AM 7,400 Views 12 Comments

The site sees an average of 375 million people playing Facebook-connected games each month, just under a third of the site’s 1.2 billion members.

# connected - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Connected cars expected to arrive on European roads in 2015
# Real-time Info
# Real-time Info

Connected cars expected to arrive on European roads in 2015

Feb 13th 2014, 11:08 AM 14,639 Views 24 Comments

The EC has confirmed that guidelines for connected cars, which will alert drivers to traffic jams and accidents, have been adopted and issued.

# connected - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Irish people just can't switch off from their gadgets
# Connected
# Connected

Irish people just can't switch off from their gadgets

Apr 23rd 2013, 10:21 AM 7,270 Views 26 Comments

Respondents admitted to checking email constantly – even on holidays – and 19 per cent even said they had agreed to something without realising while using a digital device.