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# phone - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Two-thirds of complaints dealt with by telecoms regulator so far this year came from Eir customers
# Customer Service
# Customer Service

Two-thirds of complaints dealt with by telecoms regulator so far this year came from Eir customers

Dec 9th 2020, 4:13 PM 14,219 Views 44 Comments

The regulator said Eir customers have experienced “unacceptable” waiting times.

# phone - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Three network users in several counties report outage
# Hello Can You Hear Me
# Hello Can You Hear Me

Three network users in several counties report outage

Sep 27th 2020, 5:00 PM 60,369 Views 51 Comments

Users reported problems after 3pm today.

# phone - Friday 26 April, 2019

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally
# NRA
# NRA

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally

Apr 26th 2019, 9:45 PM 48,906 Views 51 Comments

In his speech, Trump told the NRA he is withdrawing the US from the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.

# phone - Sunday 25 November, 2018

Here's what happened when I tried to curb my 7 hour-a-day phone habit
# Get Off Your Phone
From The Daily Edge
# Get Off Your Phone

Here's what happened when I tried to curb my 7 hour-a-day phone habit

Nov 25th 2018, 11:00 AM 7,280 Views 0 Comments

Average results, to say the least.

# phone - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Bus driver, who lost job after requesting CCTV which showed him on phone while driving, reinstated

Bus driver, who lost job after requesting CCTV which showed him on phone while driving, reinstated

Jul 15th 2018, 8:30 AM 42,122 Views 0 Comments

The man had requested the footage in order to prove he had been verbally abused by a manager.

# phone - Monday 9 July, 2018

Despite potential benefits, Irish people are 'exceptionally resistant' to switching phone provider
# ESRI Study
# ESRI Study

Despite potential benefits, Irish people are 'exceptionally resistant' to switching phone provider

Jul 9th 2018, 10:22 PM 18,186 Views 54 Comments

Customers unwilling to switch could influence the effectiveness of competition in the market, researchers said.

# phone - Monday 28 May, 2018

'Our hearts are broken in a million pieces': Vigil held for teen found dead in Louth
# Cameron Reilly
# Cameron Reilly

'Our hearts are broken in a million pieces': Vigil held for teen found dead in Louth

May 28th 2018, 9:25 PM 67,805 Views 24 Comments

A murder investigation has been launched.

# phone - Thursday 29 March, 2018

'Any possibility of a threesome?': The growing use of text messages in Ireland's criminal investigations
# Evidence
# Evidence

'Any possibility of a threesome?': The growing use of text messages in Ireland's criminal investigations

Mar 29th 2018, 6:00 AM 59,090 Views 0 Comments

Experts say there is a huge amount of valuable data on a person’s phone that can be used if they are accused of a crime.

# phone - Thursday 8 March, 2018

'It was pretty appalling' - Aer Lingus communication slammed by Irish stranded across Europe during Storm Emma
# Failure To Communicate
# Failure To Communicate

'It was pretty appalling' - Aer Lingus communication slammed by Irish stranded across Europe during Storm Emma

Mar 8th 2018, 12:05 AM 47,968 Views 65 Comments

Customers stranded in airports across the continent have vented at the perceived lack of communication from the airline as to what was going on.

# phone - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Use the phone network iD Mobile Ireland? It's shutting up shop next month
# Hanging Up
# Hanging Up

Use the phone network iD Mobile Ireland? It's shutting up shop next month

Mar 6th 2018, 6:00 PM 29,167 Views 47 Comments

Almost three years after its glitzy launch, the company will cease trading at the start of April.

# phone - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Poll: Do you walk and look at your phone at the same time?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Do you walk and look at your phone at the same time?

Nov 8th 2017, 12:45 PM 16,100 Views 39 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# phone - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Getting calls from a strange number? Consumers warned not to return them
# Scam Calls
# Scam Calls

Getting calls from a strange number? Consumers warned not to return them

Sep 28th 2017, 7:00 PM 277,981 Views 72 Comments

ComReg advised consumers to be vigilant at all times.

# phone - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Government looking to develop app for serious weather alerts
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Government looking to develop app for serious weather alerts

Sep 21st 2017, 6:10 AM 6,663 Views 31 Comments

Many said they were caught completely off guard by the weather in Donegal last month.

# phone - Monday 14 August, 2017

Poll: Is it acceptable to check your phone in the cinema?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Is it acceptable to check your phone in the cinema?

Aug 14th 2017, 12:45 PM 25,538 Views 87 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# phone - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Teenager arrested in connection with stabbing and robbery of man in central Dublin this morning
# Crane Lane
# Crane Lane

Teenager arrested in connection with stabbing and robbery of man in central Dublin this morning

Jul 22nd 2017, 3:02 PM 26,886 Views 46 Comments

A number of youths stabbed the man before stealing his phone.

# phone - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Going on holiday? Roaming charges are abolished from today
# Roam Like Home
# Roam Like Home

Going on holiday? Roaming charges are abolished from today

Jun 15th 2017, 6:01 AM 19,703 Views 26 Comments

“Eliminating roaming charges is one of the greatest and most tangible successes of the EU,” EU leaders said.

# phone - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Trump deletes 'covfefe' post after baffling Twitter
# What Is Covfefe
# What Is Covfefe

Trump deletes 'covfefe' post after baffling Twitter

May 31st 2017, 11:50 AM 60,515 Views 90 Comments

The US President tweeted: ‘Despite the constant negative press covfefe.’

# phone - Friday 12 May, 2017

Live A Better Life: 6 things you need to know about using your phone less
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Live A Better Life: 6 things you need to know about using your phone less

May 12th 2017, 12:50 PM 9,056 Views 2 Comments

Want to use your phone less? We found out how.

# phone - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Five big things to change about how you use your phone
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Five big things to change about how you use your phone

May 11th 2017, 12:50 PM 10,531 Views 9 Comments

Try these and see how you can make your phone work for you.

# phone - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

From coding to a new language, learn something new using your phone
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

From coding to a new language, learn something new using your phone

May 10th 2017, 12:50 PM 10,421 Views 7 Comments

With these apps, you can learn a new language, get fit, or become an astronomy expert.

# phone - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Simple expert tips on how to make the most of your phone's camera
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Simple expert tips on how to make the most of your phone's camera

May 9th 2017, 12:50 PM 10,421 Views 7 Comments

This week, we’re all about cultivating positivity with our phone. So why not get to know your camera?

# phone - Friday 5 May, 2017

Here's how to stop lack of phone storage stressing you out
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Here's how to stop lack of phone storage stressing you out

May 5th 2017, 12:50 PM 11,869 Views 10 Comments

This will make your life a whole lot easier.

# phone - Thursday 4 May, 2017

You won't have to buy a TV licence for your laptop, PC or tablet
# Not So Pc
# Not So Pc

You won't have to buy a TV licence for your laptop, PC or tablet

May 4th 2017, 12:58 PM 36,494 Views 81 Comments

The idea to extend the TV licence fee to other devices has been scrapped by Denis Naughten.

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 9,026 Views 10 Comments

Don’t ignore this simple but necessary step.

# phone - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Here's how to take control over your phone bill
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Here's how to take control over your phone bill

May 3rd 2017, 8:20 AM 5,938 Views 9 Comments

We have a consumer expert here to help answer questions on phone bills and contracts. Plus, we’ve a Facebook Live coming up today.

# phone - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Have questions about your phone bill or contract? Let us put them to an expert
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

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

Apr 30th 2017, 10:30 AM 12,681 Views 59 Comments

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

# phone - Friday 28 April, 2017

Challenge 5: Fix something that's bothering you about your phone
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Challenge 5: Fix something that's bothering you about your phone

Apr 28th 2017, 12:50 PM 8,668 Views 6 Comments

A small change can mean a peaceful mind.

# phone - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Challenge 4: Make an app hard to get at
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Challenge 4: Make an app hard to get at

Apr 27th 2017, 12:50 PM 7,004 Views 4 Comments

You need the app – but you don’t want to be instantly drawn to it. Here’s what to do.

# phone - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Challenge 2: Don't use your phone on your commute
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Challenge 2: Don't use your phone on your commute

Apr 25th 2017, 12:50 PM 8,853 Views 13 Comments

Week two of Live A Better Life: Challenge yourself.

# phone - Monday 24 April, 2017

Challenge 1: Delete one app
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Challenge 1: Delete one app

Apr 24th 2017, 12:50 PM 11,584 Views 13 Comments

Week two of Live A Better Life: Challenge yourself

# phone - Friday 21 April, 2017

Do you really need all those notifications?
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Do you really need all those notifications?

Apr 21st 2017, 12:50 PM 7,885 Views 8 Comments

Let’s see if a cull is needed. Plus, a chance to reflect on how the week has gone so far.

# phone - Thursday 20 April, 2017

The sound sleep guide: Move your phone away from your bed tonight
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

The sound sleep guide: Move your phone away from your bed tonight

Apr 20th 2017, 12:50 PM 15,435 Views 22 Comments

Move it as far from your reach as possible.

# phone - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

It's time to take this evening off using your phone*
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

It's time to take this evening off using your phone*

Apr 19th 2017, 12:50 PM 12,829 Views 19 Comments

*As best as you can – that’s what we’re asking on the third day of the first week of the process.

# phone - Monday 17 April, 2017

Quiz: What is your relationship with your phone like?
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Quiz: What is your relationship with your phone like?

Apr 17th 2017, 10:31 AM 31,499 Views 21 Comments

Take our quiz and see whether you and your phone need a break – or get on just fine.

Want a better relationship with your phone? Let us help
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Want a better relationship with your phone? Let us help

Apr 17th 2017, 10:30 AM 21,463 Views 14 Comments

Welcome to day one, week one of our Live A Better Life series on having a better relationship with your phone.

# phone - Thursday 6 April, 2017

You tell us: How can you have a better relationship with your phone?
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

You tell us: How can you have a better relationship with your phone?

Apr 6th 2017, 9:15 PM 11,400 Views 26 Comments

We’re going to be running a series helping you to do just that. But we want to know what you need to know – and your own tips.

# phone - Monday 20 February, 2017

Hitler's personal telephone sells for €228,000
# Weapon Of Mobile Destruction
# Weapon Of Mobile Destruction

Hitler's personal telephone sells for €228,000

Feb 20th 2017, 8:01 AM 23,973 Views 35 Comments

“This was Hitler’s mobile device of destruction.”

# phone - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Lots of people are now calling their phones 'the fresh horror device' because of the state of the world
# Fresh Horror Device
From The Daily Edge
# Fresh Horror Device

Lots of people are now calling their phones 'the fresh horror device' because of the state of the world

Jan 26th 2017, 8:14 PM 7,396 Views 2 Comments

*gets push notification* OH, WHAT NOW?

# phone - Monday 19 December, 2016

No, CeeLo Green was NOT injured after his phone exploded in his face
# Death Hoax
From The Daily Edge
# Death Hoax

No, CeeLo Green was NOT injured after his phone exploded in his face

Dec 19th 2016, 8:26 AM 2,534 Views 0 Comments

A video of the ‘incident’ went viral over the weekend – but it was a stunt to promote his new music.

# phone - Friday 9 December, 2016

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

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

Dec 9th 2016, 10:43 AM 28,624 Views 45 Comments

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

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