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# cables - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

An engineer managed to get dodgy USB cables banned on Amazon

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

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

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?

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'

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

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

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

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

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

From The Daily Edge In numbers: the Oxegen festival Oxegen

In numbers: the Oxegen festival

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 This post contains videos

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

‘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"

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

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