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# eir - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

French billionaire buys majority stake in Eir
# Xavier Niel
# Xavier Niel

French billionaire buys majority stake in Eir

Dec 20th 2017, 9:02 AM 25,129 Views 79 Comments

The transaction is expected to be completed early next year.

# eir - Monday 18 December, 2017

Slap on the wrist for Eir after it misleadingly advertised sports channel bundle for €1
# ASAI
# ASAI

Slap on the wrist for Eir after it misleadingly advertised sports channel bundle for €1

Dec 18th 2017, 7:15 PM 32,227 Views 46 Comments

In order to avail of the €1 add-on deal, customers would have to purchase a broadband and TV bundle.

# eir - Monday 9 October, 2017

Eir fined over €10,500 after it admitted overcharging customers
# Courts
# Courts

Eir fined over €10,500 after it admitted overcharging customers

Oct 9th 2017, 6:30 PM 20,701 Views 42 Comments

The case was heard in Dublin District Court.

# eir - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Rural broadband: Big blow for competition as ESB-Vodafone pull out of bid
# DOWN THE LINE
# DOWN THE LINE

Rural broadband: Big blow for competition as ESB-Vodafone pull out of bid

Sep 26th 2017, 6:11 PM 36,173 Views 69 Comments

A number of telecoms companies are bidding for a State contract to bring broadband to 542,000 customers.

# eir - Friday 22 September, 2017

Dublin club quarter-finals featuring O'Sullivan, Kilkenny and Connolly will be live on TV next weekend
# Club Call
From The42
# Club Call

Dublin club quarter-finals featuring O'Sullivan, Kilkenny and Connolly will be live on TV next weekend

Sep 22nd 2017, 7:17 PM 12,319 Views 7 Comments

Members of the three-in-a-row All-Ireland winning Dublin squad are back in action with their clubs shortly.

# eir - Monday 24 July, 2017

Meteor will be called Eir from September
# Rebranding
# Rebranding

Meteor will be called Eir from September

Jul 24th 2017, 1:19 PM 21,196 Views 53 Comments

There will be no change to contracts or mobile plans for customers.

# eir - Monday 10 July, 2017

Good news for Cork City supporters as eir Sport will show BOTH legs of your Europa League qualifier
# Two For The Price Of One
From The42
# Two For The Price Of One

Good news for Cork City supporters as eir Sport will show BOTH legs of your Europa League qualifier

Jul 10th 2017, 12:21 PM 4,863 Views 17 Comments

City welcome Cypriot side AEK Larnaca to Turners Cross this Thursday.

# eir - Friday 14 April, 2017

Here's what you need to know about Eir's record fine from the telecoms watchdog
# Poor Service
# Poor Service

Here's what you need to know about Eir's record fine from the telecoms watchdog

Apr 14th 2017, 8:07 AM 26,338 Views 37 Comments

The company blamed the weather for delivering poor phone services in 2015.

# eir - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Irish broadband speed is going to be as fast as it is in South Korea - Naughten

Irish broadband speed is going to be as fast as it is in South Korea - Naughten

Apr 4th 2017, 7:31 PM 17,453 Views 77 Comments

Minister Denis Naughten said an additional 300,000 premises will get high speed broadband within 90 weeks.

# eir - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Eir is looking for people who passed their Leaving Cert to become apprentices
# Jobs
# Jobs

Eir is looking for people who passed their Leaving Cert to become apprentices

Mar 2nd 2017, 10:43 AM 33,488 Views 56 Comments

The telecommunications company has 50 positions.

# eir - Monday 19 December, 2016

Loophole allows Eircode to run adverts which falsely imply codes save lives
# Denis Naughten
# Denis Naughten

Loophole allows Eircode to run adverts which falsely imply codes save lives

Dec 19th 2016, 11:47 PM 17,779 Views 55 Comments

The advert, which ran on both television and radio stations, claimed an Eircode would help emergency services “find you faster”.

# eir - Saturday 10 December, 2016

When should you be told you're at risk of a cyber attack?
# Privacy By Design
# Privacy By Design

When should you be told you're at risk of a cyber attack?

Dec 10th 2016, 7:00 AM 3,747 Views 2 Comments

A new EU regulation enshrines in law the reaction companies should take if a security risk is found – to be applied by 2018.

# eir - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Eir only became aware of potential security breach after reading about it online
# Cyber Attack
# Cyber Attack

Eir only became aware of potential security breach after reading about it online

Dec 6th 2016, 9:51 AM 22,329 Views 38 Comments

The company will contact 130,000 customers after at least 2,000 modems were breached.

# eir - Saturday 3 December, 2016

30% of Eir broadband customers exposed to cyber attack
# Security Risk
# Security Risk

30% of Eir broadband customers exposed to cyber attack

Dec 3rd 2016, 7:00 AM 22,525 Views 29 Comments

There are apparently hundreds of thousands of security attacks every week, but few are ever reported.

# eir - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Some Eir Sport customers couldn't watch Ireland's historic victory live last night
# Technical Difficulties
# Technical Difficulties

Some Eir Sport customers couldn't watch Ireland's historic victory live last night

Nov 6th 2016, 11:02 AM 51,274 Views 75 Comments

A problem with the Eir Sport app meant that some customers couldn’t watch the game.

# eir - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Eir is hiring 100 new people to work on the rollout of rural broadband
# Rural Broadband
# Rural Broadband

Eir is hiring 100 new people to work on the rollout of rural broadband

Sep 22nd 2016, 8:48 AM 16,042 Views 32 Comments

Separately, BioPharma Engineering is creating 70 new jobs at its Dublin and Cork offices over the next three years.

# eir - Monday 6 June, 2016

For eir, 300k homes will be a major turning point for Ireland's broadband woes
# Make A Connection
# Make A Connection

For eir, 300k homes will be a major turning point for Ireland's broadband woes

Jun 6th 2016, 7:15 AM 21,921 Views 48 Comments

The road to broadband has been paved with broken promises but eir believe this time could be different.

# eir - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Should public payphones be hung up, permanently?
# Cutting The Cord
# Cutting The Cord

Should public payphones be hung up, permanently?

May 31st 2016, 3:01 PM 15,239 Views 37 Comments

If a payphone is not being used then Eir is allowed to take it away.

# eir - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Eir reveals locations of 100,000 homes and businesses where new broadband to be rolled out
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

Eir reveals locations of 100,000 homes and businesses where new broadband to be rolled out

Mar 3rd 2016, 9:11 PM 41,304 Views 100 Comments

Is your area included?

# eir - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Here's the story with that banging tune from the Eir ad
# Fionnghuala
From The Daily Edge
# Fionnghuala

Here's the story with that banging tune from the Eir ad

Sep 22nd 2015, 9:39 AM 79,764 Views 20 Comments

Play it in Coppers, tbh.

# eir - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

11 things Ireland thinks Eircom's new logo looks like
# Eir
From The Daily Edge
# Eir

11 things Ireland thinks Eircom's new logo looks like

Sep 16th 2015, 12:01 PM 9,029 Views 9 Comments

Eir, what even is that…?

Eircom has been replaced with this squiggle
# Is It A Bird
# Is It A Bird

Eircom has been replaced with this squiggle

Sep 16th 2015, 11:28 AM 23,143 Views 77 Comments

The company is spending €16 million on a rebrand, including a new name and logo.