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# mobile - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Farrell aiming to gain momentum as he picks strong Ireland team for Italy
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Farrell aiming to gain momentum as he picks strong Ireland team for Italy

Feb 25th 2021, 6:00 PM 9,265 Views 22 Comments

There are seven changes to the starting XV while Ryan Baird and Craig Casey should debut off the bench.

# mobile - Thursday 27 December, 2018

'My mobile started ringing. I recognised the dialling code:  +679. Fiji'
# Opportunity Knocks
From The42
# Opportunity Knocks

'My mobile started ringing. I recognised the dialling code: +679. Fiji'

Dec 27th 2018, 9:42 PM 117,165 Views 10 Comments

Ben Ryan describes the unusual events that led to a life-changing moment.

# mobile - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Virgin 'working to resolve' issues affecting mobile customers
# No Service
# No Service

Virgin 'working to resolve' issues affecting mobile customers

Jun 6th 2018, 10:16 PM 13,935 Views 29 Comments

Some customers have had no service since this afternoon.

# mobile - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Man receives €26,692 mobile bill from Three after returning home from holiday
# Data Roaming
# Data Roaming

Man receives €26,692 mobile bill from Three after returning home from holiday

Apr 19th 2018, 8:30 PM 171,849 Views 126 Comments

Three says it “makes every effort to ensure that customers can manage their roaming charges when abroad”.

# mobile - Thursday 4 May, 2017

This is why you need to backup your phone
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

This is why you need to backup your phone

May 4th 2017, 12:50 PM 9,034 Views 10 Comments

Don’t ignore this simple but necessary step.

# mobile - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Video ads on mobile games annoying you? There is a way around it
# Workaround
# Workaround

Video ads on mobile games annoying you? There is a way around it

Jul 3rd 2016, 10:45 AM 15,319 Views 17 Comments

Although there is a catch.

# mobile - Friday 17 June, 2016

One phone company is letting you access social media free - and that could be a problem
# Decisions
# Decisions

One phone company is letting you access social media free - and that could be a problem

Jun 17th 2016, 6:05 PM 28,945 Views 36 Comments

Meteor won’t be counting Facebook, Twitter or Instagram towards users’ monthly data usage.

# mobile - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Pictures: The case of a Dublin prisoner who swallowed a mobile phone
# Bad Reception
# Bad Reception

Pictures: The case of a Dublin prisoner who swallowed a mobile phone

May 15th 2016, 4:48 PM 37,577 Views 57 Comments

The prisoner presented to the Emergency Department of Tallaght Hospital with vomiting ten hours after he swallowed the phone.

# mobile - Monday 21 March, 2016

Are you a fail whale? Take our Twitter quiz
# Happy Birthday
# Happy Birthday

Are you a fail whale? Take our Twitter quiz

Mar 21st 2016, 6:15 AM 17,775 Views 6 Comments

The service celebrates its tenth birthday today.

# mobile - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Facebook looked completely different 12 years ago - here's what's changed over the years
# Lookback
# Lookback

Facebook looked completely different 12 years ago - here's what's changed over the years

Feb 4th 2016, 8:00 PM 20,278 Views 13 Comments

It’s come a long way since it was called TheFacebook.

# mobile - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Does your child want a tech present this Christmas, but you don't know if it's a good idea?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Does your child want a tech present this Christmas, but you don't know if it's a good idea?

Dec 23rd 2015, 8:00 AM 102 Views 13 Comments

The truth is that this technological evolution is the greatest social experiment of our time and as parents we are in uncharted waters, writes child psychologist Colman Noctor.

# mobile - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Roaming charges are (finally) set to be scrapped from June 2017
# Death To Roaming
# Death To Roaming

Roaming charges are (finally) set to be scrapped from June 2017

Oct 27th 2015, 2:40 PM 15,079 Views 53 Comments

No more expensive calls home thanks to a landmark EU ruling

# mobile - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Three says service is "fully restored" after customers flood social media after outage
# Network Down
# Network Down

Three says service is "fully restored" after customers flood social media after outage

Oct 24th 2015, 7:09 PM 35,187 Views 89 Comments

The network is down for customers across the country.

# mobile - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Eircom says services are returning to normal today
# Error
# Error

Eircom says services are returning to normal today

Sep 3rd 2015, 3:57 PM 9,380 Views 21 Comments

The loss of service yesterday impacted customers south of the country and in Dublin.

# mobile - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

YouTube is addressing one of the biggest problems with mobile videos
# Can't Beat Them Join Them
# Can't Beat Them Join Them

YouTube is addressing one of the biggest problems with mobile videos

Jul 22nd 2015, 2:53 PM 21,170 Views 14 Comments

And it’s taking a leaf out of Snapchat’s book.

# mobile - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Nokia has an eye on re-entering the smartphone market, but under one condition
# Possible Return
# Possible Return

Nokia has an eye on re-entering the smartphone market, but under one condition

Jul 14th 2015, 11:02 AM 24,087 Views 16 Comments

And it’s a pretty big condition in fairness.

# mobile - Saturday 11 July, 2015

14 tech products to watch out for this year
# Leaked
# Leaked

14 tech products to watch out for this year

Jul 11th 2015, 3:00 PM 27,446 Views 37 Comments

Here’s what to keep an eye out for.

# mobile - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Your next WiFi hotspot won’t be in your home but your car
# On The Move
# On The Move

Your next WiFi hotspot won’t be in your home but your car

Jul 5th 2015, 3:00 PM 19,454 Views 36 Comments

And it’s something that car manufacturers are starting to include in their vehicles as part of the connected car movement.

# mobile - Sunday 26 April, 2015

These are the best browsers you can get for your smartphone
# On The Go
# On The Go

These are the best browsers you can get for your smartphone

Apr 26th 2015, 8:00 PM 22,442 Views 8 Comments

Apps may be front and centre of all smartphone experiences but the humble browser is anything but irrelevant.

# mobile - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Three says issues with mobile service resolved
# Call Me Maybe
# Call Me Maybe

Three says issues with mobile service resolved

Apr 7th 2015, 9:03 AM 12,008 Views 37 Comments

Thousands of customers were experiencing difficulties since yesterday afternoon.

# mobile - Saturday 7 March, 2015

These are the weirdest things we saw at the biggest tech conference in the world
# Off The Beaten Track
# Off The Beaten Track

These are the weirdest things we saw at the biggest tech conference in the world

Mar 7th 2015, 8:15 AM 14,158 Views 1 Comment

A lot happens at Mobile World Congress.

# mobile - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Here's how you can turn off location tracking on your phone
# Q-tip
# Q-tip

Here's how you can turn off location tracking on your phone

Feb 24th 2015, 7:30 PM 29,756 Views 18 Comments

If you find the idea of geolocation a little bit creepy.

# mobile - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Snapchat is letting you send money to friends, but don't get excited
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

Snapchat is letting you send money to friends, but don't get excited

Nov 18th 2014, 11:48 AM 8,001 Views 5 Comments

It’s an interesting development, but there are a few caveats involved.

# mobile - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Can apps such as Find my Phone help if your mobile is stolen?
# It's Complicated
# It's Complicated

Can apps such as Find my Phone help if your mobile is stolen?

Nov 2nd 2014, 8:00 AM 17,945 Views 13 Comments

Sometimes but not always – here’s why.

# mobile - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Would you pay to avoid Youtube ads? You may get the choice soon
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

Would you pay to avoid Youtube ads? You may get the choice soon

Oct 29th 2014, 8:05 AM 10,444 Views 34 Comments

YouTube is working on an ad-free subscription service, which would allow users to avoid ads for a set fee.

# mobile - Monday 1 September, 2014

Apple's latest plan could turn the next iPhone into a digital wallet
# Payments
# Payments

Apple's latest plan could turn the next iPhone into a digital wallet

Sep 1st 2014, 10:10 AM 13,303 Views 32 Comments

The company is said to have reached a deal with Visa, Mastercard and American Express over a new payment service that uses NFC technology.

# mobile - Friday 29 August, 2014

Facebook is giving its mobile search tool a much needed improvement
# Keywords
# Keywords

Facebook is giving its mobile search tool a much needed improvement

Aug 29th 2014, 1:25 PM 8,473 Views 4 Comments

Facebook users on mobile will be able to search for old posts using keywords instead of having to find them manually.

# mobile - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Mobile Monthly: The biggest developments that happened in July
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Mobile Monthly: The biggest developments that happened in July

Jul 30th 2014, 12:00 PM 6,980 Views 3 Comments

Apple teams up with an old rival, Google’s smart contact lens gets a boost and Microsoft’s digital assistant reveals a talent for predicting football results.

# mobile - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Here's how this bus could change homeless people's lives
# Lava Mae
# Lava Mae

Here's how this bus could change homeless people's lives

Jul 26th 2014, 10:15 AM 13,565 Views 15 Comments

There are over 3,500 people living on the streets in San Francisco.

# mobile - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

'Do I want my mum to see this?': New app aims to stop teens sexting
# Parental Control
# Parental Control

'Do I want my mum to see this?': New app aims to stop teens sexting

Jul 23rd 2014, 2:55 PM 17,382 Views 53 Comments

The app works by sending a copy of any images taken on the child’s phone to their parents.

# mobile - Sunday 13 July, 2014

11 signs you're too attached to your mobile phone
# I-intervention
From The Daily Edge
# I-intervention

11 signs you're too attached to your mobile phone

Jul 13th 2014, 9:30 AM 34,410 Views 20 Comments

Your one true love.

# mobile - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

It's now cheaper to use your phone in the EU
# Phone Home
# Phone Home

It's now cheaper to use your phone in the EU

Jul 1st 2014, 8:19 AM 11,433 Views 31 Comments

The changes are thanks to the European Commission, with the hope of removing roaming charges altogether,.

# mobile - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

EU Commission pushes for elimination of roaming charges
# Roaming
# Roaming

EU Commission pushes for elimination of roaming charges

Jun 24th 2014, 5:55 PM 7,074 Views 15 Comments

Data roaming prices being cut by more than half across the EU from 1 July 2014, but Neelie Kroes says that it is ‘not enough’.

# mobile - Friday 20 June, 2014

How much is the average mobile phone bill a month?
# Spending
# Spending

How much is the average mobile phone bill a month?

Jun 20th 2014, 3:10 PM 32,988 Views 75 Comments

The quarterly report from ComReg suggests that cheaper mobile plans and the increased sales of bundled products have helped reduce the amount spent on mobile services.

# mobile - Friday 13 June, 2014

Vodafone customers told in error that money was debited from their accounts
# Whoops
# Whoops

Vodafone customers told in error that money was debited from their accounts

Jun 13th 2014, 10:56 AM 10,107 Views 43 Comments

Text messages and emails were sent by Vodafone thanking customers for making payments, despite no payments being made.

# mobile - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

45 jobs to go as Kerry mobile technology firm closes
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

45 jobs to go as Kerry mobile technology firm closes

Jun 4th 2014, 9:38 AM 8,898 Views 32 Comments

Tralee based Altobridge has gone into receivership.

# mobile - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Google wants to bring ads to all your devices, including your fridge and car dashboard
# Smart Devices
# Smart Devices

Google wants to bring ads to all your devices, including your fridge and car dashboard

May 21st 2014, 5:31 PM 7,636 Views 36 Comments

When explaining why it didn’t disclose mobile ad revenue, Google said it could be serving ads and other content to smart devices like thermostats, glasses and watches.

# mobile - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Facebook's plan for its mobile apps: grow userbase now, make money later
# No Rush
# No Rush

Facebook's plan for its mobile apps: grow userbase now, make money later

Apr 24th 2014, 7:01 AM 4,787 Views 8 Comments

In a conference call, Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg said it would be a “few years” before Instagram would become an important business for the company.

# mobile - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Major victory for Irish online rights group as ECJ strikes down EU mobile surveillance rules
# Privacy
# Privacy

Major victory for Irish online rights group as ECJ strikes down EU mobile surveillance rules

Apr 8th 2014, 10:23 AM 5,485 Views 26 Comments

Digital Rights Ireland hard argued that the rules requiring operators to keep call details were against fundamental rights.

# mobile - Saturday 29 March, 2014

250 Cork homes campaign to get proper internet, mobile and landline services
# No Reception
# No Reception

250 Cork homes campaign to get proper internet, mobile and landline services

Mar 29th 2014, 8:01 PM 20,136 Views 44 Comments

Residents from Courtbrack, Foxes Bridge and Mathey in Cork are now pushing to have a radio mast erected in the area to help solve the problem.

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