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# cables - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

An engineer managed to get dodgy USB cables banned on Amazon
# Port Of Call
# Port Of Call

An engineer managed to get dodgy USB cables banned on Amazon

Mar 30th 2016, 2:39 PM 21,067 Views 13 Comments

And all it took was a fried Chromebook to make it possible.

# cables - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Gardaí 'severely disrupt' nationwide operation by Eastern European gang
# Copper
# Copper

Gardaí 'severely disrupt' nationwide operation by Eastern European gang

Aug 6th 2015, 2:46 PM 26,708 Views 0 Comments

Power cables have been cut down nationwide.

# cables - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

€100k damage as gang uses heavy-duty equipment to steal 7km of ESB cables
# Power Cut
# Power Cut

€100k damage as gang uses heavy-duty equipment to steal 7km of ESB cables

Aug 5th 2015, 5:59 AM 24,644 Views 53 Comments

There’s been a huge increase in similar incidents. Just in July, there were four in Galway, and one each in Wicklow, Laois and Cavan.

# cables - Sunday 8 February, 2015

What's the story with the new USB cables?
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

What's the story with the new USB cables?

Feb 8th 2015, 11:00 AM 45,855 Views 33 Comments

And how will USB Type-C affect your current devices?

# cables - Thursday 18 December, 2014

'The UK respects Ireland's privacy, there is no question of any mass surveillance'
# Cables
# Cables

'The UK respects Ireland's privacy, there is no question of any mass surveillance'

Dec 18th 2014, 8:44 AM 8,692 Views 49 Comments

Documents previously showed that UK authorities had access to opitcal fibre cables that carry a range of data, from internet traffic to telephone calls.

# cables - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Government silent as Snowden docs reveal access to Ireland's internet cables
# GCHQ
# GCHQ

Government silent as Snowden docs reveal access to Ireland's internet cables

Nov 29th 2014, 8:49 PM 61,551 Views 116 Comments

It has been revealed that UK authorities have access to one Irish submarine internet cable.

# cables - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Head of Britain's 'eavesdropping agency' to step down
# GCHQ
# GCHQ

Head of Britain's 'eavesdropping agency' to step down

Jan 28th 2014, 10:30 PM 4,468 Views 5 Comments

Iain Lobban is to leave GCHQ later this year after nearly six years as its director.

# cables - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Eirgrid says it will still accept pylon submissions, despite passing of deadline
# Grid Link
# Grid Link

Eirgrid says it will still accept pylon submissions, despite passing of deadline

Jan 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 3,986 Views 13 Comments

If you missed the 7 January deadline but still have concerns, Eirgrid will add your submission to the pile of 35,000 already received.

# cables - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Julian Assange plans to run for Australian Senate
# Australia
# Australia

Julian Assange plans to run for Australian Senate

Mar 17th 2012, 2:25 PM 1,615 Views 4 Comments

The 40-year-old founder of Wikileaks will have to overcome the obstacle of being under virtual house arrest in England and facing sex crime allegations in Sweden.

# cables - Friday 8 July, 2011

In numbers: the Oxegen festival
# Oxegen
From The Daily Edge
# Oxegen

In numbers: the Oxegen festival

Jul 8th 2011, 2:29 PM 1,602 Views 3 Comments

Free wellies, bottles of champers, miles of fencing and Rubberbandits saying mass…

# cables - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

After poking fun at Mastercard, Wikileaks now plans to sue too
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

After poking fun at Mastercard, Wikileaks now plans to sue too

Jul 6th 2011, 1:37 PM 604 Views 4 Comments

‘Watching the world change as a result of your work……priceless’: Wikileaks releases spoof video ahead of legal challenge to Mastercard and Visa.

# cables - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Thatcher told that Haughey may have been "Ireland's answer to JR"
# Charles JR Haughey
# Charles JR Haughey

Thatcher told that Haughey may have been "Ireland's answer to JR"

Jun 23rd 2011, 10:47 AM 1,731 Views 26 Comments

Robert Haydon,who was the UK’s ambassador to Ireland in 1980, warned Margaret Thatcher that Haughey was a “wily” man and “no friend of ours” according to newly-released documents.

# cables - Friday 3 December, 2010

Wikileaks reveals US and Afghan scorn for British military
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Wikileaks reveals US and Afghan scorn for British military

Dec 3rd 2010, 2:04 PM 1,263 Views 0 Comments

Leaked diplomatic cables show how both US and Afghan authorities had little faith in the British military’s capabilities.