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#Eircom

# eircom - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Almost 90% of remaining public payphones removed in last six months
# Phone Box
# Phone Box

Almost 90% of remaining public payphones removed in last six months

Dec 31st 2020, 1:25 PM 25,509 Views 38 Comments

There are now just 51 public payphone locations in the State.

# eircom - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Eir to charge €5.99 a month for anyone with an eircom.net email to continue using service
# Eir
# Eir

Eir to charge €5.99 a month for anyone with an eircom.net email to continue using service

Feb 4th 2020, 9:54 AM 112,152 Views 109 Comments

The new monthly charge will come into effect from the end of March.

# eircom - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Eircom fined €23,500 for continually over-charging customers
# ComReg
# ComReg

Eircom fined €23,500 for continually over-charging customers

Jun 26th 2018, 6:10 AM 27,510 Views 39 Comments

Five people went to industry watchdog Comreg after Eir’s customer service teams failed to resolve their problems.

# eircom - 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 20,633 Views 42 Comments

The case was heard in Dublin District Court.

# eircom - 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 15,214 Views 40 Comments

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

# eircom - 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 8,989 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 23,073 Views 77 Comments

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

# eircom - 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 9,371 Views 21 Comments

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

# eircom - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Eircom says services are now stable after nationwide outage
# Meltdown
# Meltdown

Eircom says services are now stable after nationwide outage

Sep 2nd 2015, 5:30 PM 47,394 Views 65 Comments

The company said the problem impacted 5% of its daily call volume.

# eircom - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

First UPC, now Eircom's unloved brand could be on the way out
# Say My Name
# Say My Name

First UPC, now Eircom's unloved brand could be on the way out

Sep 1st 2015, 11:39 AM 20,681 Views 30 Comments

It’s all change in the phone and internet biz.

# eircom - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

We finally have a timeline for when all Ireland will get decent broadband
# The Internets
# The Internets

We finally have a timeline for when all Ireland will get decent broadband

Jul 15th 2015, 6:10 PM 18,408 Views 27 Comments

Sure, it’ll be grand when it happens.

# eircom - Monday 22 June, 2015

Eircom, Meteor, Three and UPC all made one big mistake when signing up customers
# Shady
# Shady

Eircom, Meteor, Three and UPC all made one big mistake when signing up customers

Jun 22nd 2015, 5:20 PM 90,314 Views 89 Comments

Consumers had not been given enough information before they entered into contracts.

# eircom - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Jun 7th 2015, 10:15 AM 9,813 Views 1 Comment

Everyone was talking about Denis O’Brien and SiteServ, broadband wars and jobs for the grads.

# eircom - Saturday 6 June, 2015

We asked Eircom why people dislike the company so much
# Ears Burning
# Ears Burning

We asked Eircom why people dislike the company so much

Jun 6th 2015, 9:00 PM 32,756 Views 84 Comments

And what they’re planning to do about it.

# eircom - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Is your area FINALLY going to get super-fast broadband?
# Yesssss
# Yesssss

Is your area FINALLY going to get super-fast broadband?

Jun 4th 2015, 5:50 PM 48,491 Views 100 Comments

Eircom plans to be the biggest fibre provider in the land.

# eircom - Monday 18 May, 2015

High-speed broadband could be Eircom's saviour
# Fibre To The Rescue
# Fibre To The Rescue

High-speed broadband could be Eircom's saviour

May 18th 2015, 11:45 AM 15,511 Views 66 Comments

The company has slowed the long-term slide in its revenues.

# eircom - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Good news - super, incredibly fast broadband is on its way to 350 towns in Ireland
# Fast And Furious
# Fast And Furious

Good news - super, incredibly fast broadband is on its way to 350 towns in Ireland

Apr 14th 2015, 11:00 AM 28,868 Views 85 Comments

However, it will be predominantly rural towns and villages that get to use it first – with Dublin omitted entirely.

# eircom - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Eircom has refunded thousands of customers for phone outages
# Out Of Service
# Out Of Service

Eircom has refunded thousands of customers for phone outages

Apr 7th 2015, 2:15 PM 11,418 Views 18 Comments

The telecoms company struck a deal with the industry watchdog.

# eircom - Saturday 28 February, 2015

TV licences, Tayto sandwiches and Operation Transformation: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

TV licences, Tayto sandwiches and Operation Transformation: The week in numbers

Feb 28th 2015, 7:00 PM 13,428 Views 8 Comments

Plus: How many staff work at Eircom now?

# eircom - Friday 27 February, 2015

Eircom has found a way to make money - take the razor to its workforce
# Off The Hook
# Off The Hook

Eircom has found a way to make money - take the razor to its workforce

Feb 27th 2015, 11:54 AM 13,587 Views 34 Comments

The company has cut about one-third of its staff in the past two years.

# eircom - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

This phone socket exploded into bits during Monday night's lightning storms
# Pretty Scary
# Pretty Scary

This phone socket exploded into bits during Monday night's lightning storms

Feb 25th 2015, 6:15 AM 18,769 Views 8 Comments

“There was a lot of electricity flying around the room,” Ronan Kelly said… Somehow, his one-year-old managed to sleep through the whole thing.

# eircom - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Eircom slammed for 'excessive' and 'opportunistic' price rises
# Ouch
# Ouch

Eircom slammed for 'excessive' and 'opportunistic' price rises

Jan 14th 2015, 5:25 PM 27,916 Views 84 Comments

Fees will be nearly €100 a year higher for some residential customers.

# eircom - Saturday 27 December, 2014

A year in red and black ink: 2014's biggest winners and losers from world of business
# Review 2014
# Review 2014

A year in red and black ink: 2014's biggest winners and losers from world of business

Dec 27th 2014, 4:00 PM 12,659 Views 3 Comments

There was no escaping Michael O’Leary, Irish Water or Apple’s world domination.

# eircom - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Sky has joined the fibre broadband wars. And it's undercutting its main rivals
# Sky High
# Sky High

Sky has joined the fibre broadband wars. And it's undercutting its main rivals

Dec 11th 2014, 6:30 AM 16,297 Views 54 Comments

All the big telecoms players are offering high-speed broadband in Ireland from today.

# eircom - Friday 28 November, 2014

Eircom has the biggest fibre network in Ireland - but customers are slow to get on board
# Broadband Wars
# Broadband Wars

Eircom has the biggest fibre network in Ireland - but customers are slow to get on board

Nov 28th 2014, 9:42 AM 18,959 Views 102 Comments

The company’s revenue is still going down, although not as fast as before.

# eircom - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Lots of Irish mobile phone users have been ditching Vodafone
# Switching Over
# Switching Over

Lots of Irish mobile phone users have been ditching Vodafone

Nov 11th 2014, 9:30 AM 37,627 Views 86 Comments

But it’s not all bad news here for the global telecoms company.

# eircom - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Ireland's super-fast broadband war has begun and it's coming to a town near you
# Game On
# Game On

Ireland's super-fast broadband war has begun and it's coming to a town near you

Oct 28th 2014, 9:37 AM 34,359 Views 104 Comments

Every county town in Ireland will have access to the same broadband technology as Tokyo within a few years.

# eircom - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Irish startups can ride the wave of a 'real tech boom'
# Cowabunga
# Cowabunga

Irish startups can ride the wave of a 'real tech boom'

Oct 9th 2014, 10:54 AM 5,421 Views 4 Comments

Venture capitalists are throwing more money at local tech entrepreneurs looking to go global.

# eircom - Monday 29 September, 2014

On-demand services grow in popularity, but Irish adults are still glued to the TV
# Snapshot
# Snapshot

On-demand services grow in popularity, but Irish adults are still glued to the TV

Sep 29th 2014, 1:43 PM 7,233 Views 25 Comments

Nine out of ten Irish adults still watch shows on their TV with live coverage being the most popular reason.

Herbie goes to the US: Eircom boss stands down after company float shelved
# Job Going
# Job Going

Herbie goes to the US: Eircom boss stands down after company float shelved

Sep 29th 2014, 10:03 AM 5,774 Views 4 Comments

The company’s CEO is headed home less that two weeks after plans to go public (again) are put off.

# eircom - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O'Gara one)
# Mad Men
# Mad Men

Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O'Gara one)

Sep 23rd 2014, 2:34 PM 33,287 Views 34 Comments

The advertisement was deemed ‘overtly sexual in nature’ and ‘provocative’ by the ASAI.

Eircom is the newest arrival at the very-crowded movie download party
# Eirflix?
# Eirflix?

Eircom is the newest arrival at the very-crowded movie download party

Sep 23rd 2014, 1:14 PM 11,944 Views 33 Comments

Troubled telecoms company joins Netflix, Sky Movies and many others in the video-on-demand biz.

# eircom - Monday 22 September, 2014

Nothing on telly? You can now flick over and watch the Oireachtas
# Oireachtas TV
# Oireachtas TV

Nothing on telly? You can now flick over and watch the Oireachtas

Sep 22nd 2014, 7:12 PM 7,731 Views 33 Comments

Only if you’re into that sort of thing, of course, and have UPC or Sky.

# eircom - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Watchdog investigates Yourtel over Eircom complaints confusion
# ComReg
# ComReg

Watchdog investigates Yourtel over Eircom complaints confusion

Sep 10th 2014, 10:20 PM 14,092 Views 7 Comments

Many customers were blaming Eircom for problems experienced with Yourtel’s service.

# eircom - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

How much? It costs €5.58 to call 11850 for just 1 second
# Hold The Line
# Hold The Line

How much? It costs €5.58 to call 11850 for just 1 second

Sep 9th 2014, 8:41 AM 21,369 Views 60 Comments

The prices of directory enquiries were checked from Eircom lines.

# eircom - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Trinity College, cannabis, and going to the dentist : The week in numbers
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Trinity College, cannabis, and going to the dentist : The week in numbers

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:30 PM 12,485 Views 14 Comments

Plus: How many Irish people have travelled to Switzerland for an assisted suicide?

Be careful, scammers are still targeting Irish home phone users
# Dont Be Caught Out
# Dont Be Caught Out

Be careful, scammers are still targeting Irish home phone users

Aug 23rd 2014, 5:00 PM 35,695 Views 76 Comments

Two mammies of TheJournal.ie staffers have been targeted in the last two weeks alone. Have you received one of these calls?

# eircom - Monday 18 August, 2014

More than 8,000 metres of eircom cable stolen in 2014
# Stop Thieves
# Stop Thieves

More than 8,000 metres of eircom cable stolen in 2014

Aug 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 10,947 Views 55 Comments

Irish Rail and the Luas have also reported a number of cable thefts this year, as gardaí warn numbers are on the rise.

# eircom - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Eircom is planning a Jersey debt swap
# Switching Jersey
# Switching Jersey

Eircom is planning a Jersey debt swap

Aug 7th 2014, 11:09 AM 14,172 Views 9 Comments

The telco, which is considering a stock market floatation, could move its assets and liabilities to the island.

# eircom - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Here's how much the winter storms cost eircom
# Damage Bill
# Damage Bill

Here's how much the winter storms cost eircom

May 28th 2014, 10:16 AM 9,417 Views 22 Comments

The telecoms company reported flat profits and a drop in revenues for the first three months of the year today.

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