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# eircom - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Eircom.net email user? Change your password after an attempted hacking of the service
# Security Breach
# Security Breach

Eircom.net email user? Change your password after an attempted hacking of the service

May 1st 2014, 8:47 AM 19,024 Views 31 Comments

As soon as the company realised there had been an intrusion, it restricted access to eliminate a threat.

# eircom - Friday 11 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Apr 11th 2014, 10:44 PM 14,092 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Omagh, Anglo, and the most depressed town in Ireland…

Eircom considering third stock market listing in space of 15 years
# Trying Again
# Trying Again

Eircom considering third stock market listing in space of 15 years

Apr 11th 2014, 7:26 PM 9,836 Views 19 Comments

The formerly State-owned telecoms company was initially floated in Dublin, London and New York in 1999.

# eircom - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Eircom bills, David Letterman, and WhatsApp: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Eircom bills, David Letterman, and WhatsApp: The week in numbers

Apr 5th 2014, 7:30 PM 11,061 Views 0 Comments

Plus: How many Irish people are treated every year for alcohol abuse?

# eircom - Friday 4 April, 2014

Eircom error will leave 30,000 paying big bills
# Crossed Wires
# Crossed Wires

Eircom error will leave 30,000 paying big bills

Apr 4th 2014, 7:26 AM 21,063 Views 98 Comments

Eircom says it failed to process direct debits.

# eircom - Monday 24 March, 2014

Getting a new device for the family? Your children will be the ones deciding what to get
# Digital Habits
# Digital Habits

Getting a new device for the family? Your children will be the ones deciding what to get

Mar 24th 2014, 9:38 AM 8,037 Views 17 Comments

Children as young as ten are having a much greater influence with purchases, recommending the type of broadband, the TV service provider, and smartphone their families should purchase.

# eircom - Friday 7 March, 2014

Hundreds of Eircom investors complain over share repayment
# Where's My Share?
# Where's My Share?

Hundreds of Eircom investors complain over share repayment

Mar 7th 2014, 12:40 PM 12,693 Views 11 Comments

Some investors flew to UK in order to hand deliver forms to the company’s office.

# eircom - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Investors at a loss on Eircom shares
# Cashing Out
# Cashing Out

Investors at a loss on Eircom shares

Mar 6th 2014, 1:52 PM 18,306 Views 45 Comments

Tax-free cash payout for many but no sign of profit.

# eircom - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Young man and woman charged after high-speed chase in stolen Eircom van
# Car Chase
# Car Chase

Young man and woman charged after high-speed chase in stolen Eircom van

Feb 20th 2014, 9:00 AM 52,347 Views 88 Comments

Another teenage girl was let go, without charge, while another male is still in custody this morning.

# eircom - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Man dies during work on telephone pole in Cork
# Eircom
# Eircom

Man dies during work on telephone pole in Cork

Feb 15th 2014, 8:56 PM 43,080 Views 38 Comments

The four-man team were erecting the pole near Glengarriff.

# eircom - Friday 7 February, 2014

Eircom has more mobile customers than landline, but they still don't bring in as much cash
# Switchover
# Switchover

Eircom has more mobile customers than landline, but they still don't bring in as much cash

Feb 7th 2014, 8:52 AM 10,675 Views 47 Comments

Meteor and eMobile earned revenue of €180 million in the six months to the end of December compared to €499 million for fixed line services.

# eircom - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Stormwatch: Eircom and ESB work to return services to 16,000 customers
# Communications
# Communications

Stormwatch: Eircom and ESB work to return services to 16,000 customers

Feb 5th 2014, 1:21 PM 7,374 Views 7 Comments

The company warned that another 10,000 customers could be impacted over the coming days.

# eircom - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Three to launch its 4G service next week
# Coverage
# Coverage

Three to launch its 4G service next week

Jan 21st 2014, 12:58 PM 13,888 Views 66 Comments

The service will be available to users in Dublin, Galway, Cork, Limerick and Waterford and is expected to grow over the next few months.

# eircom - Friday 3 January, 2014

12,000 people without Eircom service as bad weather fall-out continues
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

12,000 people without Eircom service as bad weather fall-out continues

Jan 3rd 2014, 5:09 PM 10,535 Views 21 Comments

Meanwhile service has been restored to thousands of ESB customers who had their power cut after last night’s bad weather.

# eircom - Sunday 29 December, 2013

8,500 Eircom customers without service as fallout from storm continues
# Service Interruption
# Service Interruption

8,500 Eircom customers without service as fallout from storm continues

Dec 29th 2013, 6:24 PM 9,056 Views 18 Comments

Work is set to resume first thing tomorrow morning on repairing the damage.

# eircom - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Revenue and costs down, but earnings stabilise at Eircom
# Eircom
# Eircom

Revenue and costs down, but earnings stabilise at Eircom

Dec 1st 2013, 6:31 PM 5,873 Views 9 Comments

The company is said to be ‘on track’ to achieve €100 million in operational cost savings.

# eircom - Monday 25 November, 2013

Eircom to remove 20 'hazardous micro pillars' in Dublin
# Eircom
# Eircom

Eircom to remove 20 'hazardous micro pillars' in Dublin

Nov 25th 2013, 12:06 PM 19,837 Views 40 Comments

The company has committed to removing the pillars by 29 November but the council said it will still need planning permission for the other 161 around the city.

# eircom - Monday 18 November, 2013

830 jobs to go at Eircom
# Redundancies
# Redundancies

830 jobs to go at Eircom

Nov 18th 2013, 9:22 AM 19,063 Views 74 Comments

The company says that it is on target to reduce staff by 2,000 by next June, as the latest tranche of redundancies hits over 800 people.

# eircom - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Eircom enters the television market to compete with Sky and UPC
# TV Wars
# TV Wars

Eircom enters the television market to compete with Sky and UPC

Oct 16th 2013, 7:17 PM 13,064 Views 99 Comments

And then there were three…

# eircom - Friday 27 September, 2013

Eircom's broadband customers, revenue and earnings fall in year to end of June
# Eircom
# Eircom

Eircom's broadband customers, revenue and earnings fall in year to end of June

Sep 27th 2013, 7:33 AM 5,769 Views 66 Comments

The company’s full year results to the end of June have been published this morning.

# eircom - Monday 9 September, 2013

ComReg find against Meteor over e-bill contract changes
# E-billing
# E-billing

ComReg find against Meteor over e-bill contract changes

Sep 9th 2013, 9:01 PM 10,539 Views 59 Comments

The Commission for Communications Regulation has found that Meteor did not give the customers adequate details on withdrawing from contract following changes.

A third of Irish people 'do not understand technology'
# Smartphones
# Smartphones

A third of Irish people 'do not understand technology'

Sep 9th 2013, 4:19 PM 8,161 Views 45 Comments

New research commissioned by Eircom reveals that despite 53 per cent of Irish people now owning a smartphone a third remain clueless about new tech trends.

# eircom - Friday 9 August, 2013

Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall

Aug 9th 2013, 4:58 PM 13,565 Views 31 Comments

The incident happened off Baggot Street on Rogers Lane at around 10.30am.

# eircom - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Eircom pays €275k penalty for failing to repair faults equally
# Eircom
# Eircom

Eircom pays €275k penalty for failing to repair faults equally

Aug 7th 2013, 7:09 PM 10,563 Views 38 Comments

ComReg found that Eircom was repairing more faults to its own retail arm’s customers than that of other operators’ customers.

# eircom - Monday 22 July, 2013

Netflix users in Ireland saw a rise in streaming speeds last month
# Streaming
# Streaming

Netflix users in Ireland saw a rise in streaming speeds last month

Jul 22nd 2013, 4:39 PM 11,838 Views 100 Comments

Data from the online streaming service shows that, next to Mexico, Ireland has the lowest streaming speed.

# eircom - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added rocket explosions
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added rocket explosions

Jul 3rd 2013, 7:48 PM 4,319 Views 0 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Supreme Court: Eircom can continue 'three strikes' policy on illegal downloading
# Copyright
# Copyright

Supreme Court: Eircom can continue 'three strikes' policy on illegal downloading

Jul 3rd 2013, 2:44 PM 9,911 Views 44 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner had appealed a High Court ruling which had quashed an earlier decision to order Eircom to suspend it’s ‘three strikes and your out’ agreement with four music companies.

# eircom - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Eircom pulls the plug on MusicHub
# Streaming
# Streaming

Eircom pulls the plug on MusicHub

Jul 2nd 2013, 9:45 PM 17,385 Views 41 Comments

Eircom says the music streaming and download service is “not a core business activity”.

# eircom - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Avonmore, Aer Lingus and Eircom breached advertising codes
# Badvertising
# Badvertising

Avonmore, Aer Lingus and Eircom breached advertising codes

May 1st 2013, 7:56 PM 21,763 Views 28 Comments

The watchdog has found against a number of companies, according to its latest Complaints Bulletin.

# eircom - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Irish people just can't switch off from their gadgets
# Connected
# Connected

Irish people just can't switch off from their gadgets

Apr 23rd 2013, 10:21 AM 7,274 Views 26 Comments

Respondents admitted to checking email constantly – even on holidays – and 19 per cent even said they had agreed to something without realising while using a digital device.

# eircom - Monday 25 March, 2013

11 vintage websites as you used to see them
# Dialup Days
From The Daily Edge
# Dialup Days

11 vintage websites as you used to see them

Mar 25th 2013, 4:00 PM 25,979 Views 41 Comments

Whoa, is that a moving GIF?

# eircom - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Two Gardaí hospitalised trying to stop Co Donegal theft
# Copper Wire
# Copper Wire

Two Gardaí hospitalised trying to stop Co Donegal theft

Jan 20th 2013, 5:20 PM 18,173 Views 0 Comments

The officers were injured when their car was rammed after interrupting an attempted burglary in Bridgend.

# eircom - Thursday 3 January, 2013

# eircom - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Eircom not repairing faults equally - ComReg
# Eircom
# Eircom

Eircom not repairing faults equally - ComReg

Dec 27th 2012, 1:39 PM 8,888 Views 39 Comments

The company is said to be repairing its retail faults on average before wholesale faults, which goes against non-discrimination obligations.

How fast are Irish internet service providers? Here's what Netflix says
# The Internet
# The Internet

How fast are Irish internet service providers? Here's what Netflix says

Dec 27th 2012, 7:00 AM 30,269 Views 71 Comments

The online movie and TV series streaming service has published data on Irish ISPs and how they rank according to streaming speeds for Netflix content.

# eircom - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

2,000 job cuts sought at Eircom
# Eircom
# Eircom

2,000 job cuts sought at Eircom

Oct 31st 2012, 5:19 PM 10,463 Views 75 Comments

TheJournal.ie understand that one-third of jobs are set to go at the telecommunications company under a cost-saving plan drawn up by the company’s board of directors.

# eircom - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Eircom revenue plunges by €174m
# Eircom Results
# Eircom Results

Eircom revenue plunges by €174m

Oct 18th 2012, 2:34 PM 6,842 Views 54 Comments

Revenue and earnings down by 10 per cent and 16 per cent respectively as telecom company announces results to end of June.

# eircom - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Time Machine: Here's how 26 popular websites used to look
# Flux Capacitor
# Flux Capacitor

Time Machine: Here's how 26 popular websites used to look

Sep 23rd 2012, 11:30 AM 16,412 Views 19 Comments

Have you ever seen the very first version of RTE.ie? Or wondered what the name ‘Daft’ came from?

# eircom - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Advertising standards body: No, you can't look at Club Orange's naughty bits
# Badvertising
# Badvertising

Advertising standards body: No, you can't look at Club Orange's naughty bits

Sep 11th 2012, 11:03 AM 19,122 Views 97 Comments

The Advertising Standards Authority upholds complaints against the outdoor versions of Club Orange’s ‘bits’ ads.