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# eircom - Monday 10 September, 2012

Free WiFi for all travellers at Dublin Airport
# Technology
# Technology

Free WiFi for all travellers at Dublin Airport

Sep 10th 2012, 9:51 AM 9,837 Views 32 Comments

The no-fee service is being launched today.

# eircom - Monday 27 August, 2012

Survey: Modern technology unites and divides Irish households
# Technology
# Technology

Survey: Modern technology unites and divides Irish households

Aug 27th 2012, 1:02 PM 6,394 Views 15 Comments

The survey also showed almost half of respondents cite sleeping next to a mobile phone as giving them a better night’s sleep.

# eircom - Saturday 18 August, 2012

What should we do with old telephone boxes?
# Brought To Book
# Brought To Book

What should we do with old telephone boxes?

Aug 18th 2012, 9:15 AM 14,194 Views 51 Comments

In Britain, they’ve begun turning them into libraries. Our slideshow looks at some locations for potential ‘box libraries’ in Ireland.

# eircom - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Need advice on your Leaving Cert results?
# Leaving Cert
# Leaving Cert

Need advice on your Leaving Cert results?

Aug 14th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,654 Views 8 Comments

Guidance counsellors will be manning the 2012 Exam Helpline to provide information for students, parents and teachers.

# eircom - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Eircom to exit examinership in June after restructuring plan's approval
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# Eircom

Eircom to exit examinership in June after restructuring plan's approval

May 22nd 2012, 9:20 PM 5,306 Views 7 Comments

The High Court today approved the plan which sees group debts cut by 40 per cent to €2.3 billion.

# eircom - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Census and celsius: the week in statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Census and celsius: the week in statistics

Mar 31st 2012, 7:34 PM 4,005 Views 3 Comments

How many of us are there in Ireland? How hot was it here last week? And how much is Will Ferrell’s next film going to make?

# eircom - Friday 30 March, 2012

Business as usual at Eircom as interim examiner appointed
# Examinership
# Examinership

Business as usual at Eircom as interim examiner appointed

Mar 30th 2012, 4:55 PM 2,845 Views 18 Comments

Services nor staff will be impacted by the “necessary” move, according to the communications company.

# eircom - Friday 17 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 17th 2012, 7:54 PM 4,486 Views 2 Comments

In the Fix tonight: Eircom Studyhub hacked; unvouched expenses; and Chris O’Dowd v Miss Piggy…

More than 8,000 Eircom StudyHub customers hacked in data breach
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# Eircom

More than 8,000 Eircom StudyHub customers hacked in data breach

Feb 17th 2012, 6:58 PM 4,695 Views 11 Comments

Usernames and passwords were compromised in the attack on the exam support service.

# eircom - Friday 10 February, 2012

Eircom criticised by DPC over slow reporting of laptop data breach
# Security
# Security

Eircom criticised by DPC over slow reporting of laptop data breach

Feb 10th 2012, 9:15 AM 3,386 Views 31 Comments

Bank account details of some 550 customers may be at risk as Eircom has only now revealed a data breach that occurred last year.

# eircom - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Eircom admits to overcharging 65,000 customers on December bills
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

Eircom admits to overcharging 65,000 customers on December bills

Jan 7th 2012, 2:53 PM 5,240 Views 26 Comments

Telephone and broadband customers will receive a full refund as the provider charged at the new rate of VAT prematurely.

# eircom - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Thousands without phone service after storms
# Storms
# Storms

Thousands without phone service after storms

Jan 4th 2012, 9:11 AM 1,344 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, the ESB has restored electricity to almost 15,000 households who lost power yesterday.

# eircom - Friday 30 December, 2011

Column: Who are the winners when we sell State assets? Not the public…
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Who are the winners when we sell State assets? Not the public…

Dec 30th 2011, 9:15 AM 387 Views 60 Comments

With the deadline for a privatisation plan at hand, Fergal Browne warns of the pitfalls of selling public companies to private investors.

# eircom - Friday 23 December, 2011

Eircom shareholders resign from boards over rejection of debt deal
# Eircom
# Eircom

Eircom shareholders resign from boards over rejection of debt deal

Dec 23rd 2011, 12:03 PM 1,928 Views 7 Comments

ST Telemedia, the largest shareholder in Eircom, says its directors have resigned after its creditors rejected a debt plan.

# eircom - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

WiFi to be rolled out at Dublin Airport
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# WiFi

WiFi to be rolled out at Dublin Airport

Dec 20th 2011, 7:34 PM 6,947 Views 53 Comments

eircom has partnered with the Dublin Airport Authority to roll out eircom WiFiHub in Dublin airport, which can be accessed by millions of passengers every year.

# eircom - Sunday 18 December, 2011

'Massive blow' to music industry as Eircom anti-piracy measures rejected
# Three Strikes
# Three Strikes

'Massive blow' to music industry as Eircom anti-piracy measures rejected

Dec 18th 2011, 1:28 PM 14,130 Views 55 Comments

The broadband firm’s ‘three strikes’ system has reportedly been struck down in a move described as ‘highly significant’ for internet users.

# eircom - Thursday 15 December, 2011

Over 5,000 phone customers without landline services after heavy winds
# Windy Weather
# Windy Weather

Over 5,000 phone customers without landline services after heavy winds

Dec 15th 2011, 12:31 PM 1,597 Views 7 Comments

The stormy weather means customers in all four corners of the country are without landline services, Eircom says.

# eircom - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

# eircom - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Denis O'Brien announces end of Digicel interest in Eircom
# Eircom
# Eircom

Denis O'Brien announces end of Digicel interest in Eircom

Nov 15th 2011, 8:43 PM 3,328 Views 15 Comments

With Digicel no longer engaged in takeover talks, Eircom will have to come up with an alternative restructuring plan by 18 November.

# eircom - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Vehicle takes out Eircom services in Swords
# Outage
# Outage

Vehicle takes out Eircom services in Swords

Aug 18th 2011, 3:09 PM 383 Views 2 Comments

Broadband and telephone services have been knocked out in the Swords area today following a road traffic accident. Eircom are on site trying to resolve the problem.

# eircom - Thursday 28 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Jul 28th 2011, 8:01 PM 2,200 Views 6 Comments

Energy regulator backs rise in Bord Gáis prices, Corrib ‘rape tape’ report released, and amazing video of a whale’s ‘thank you’ dance after being freed from fishing nets…

Eircom to invest €100m into broadband network
# Broadband
# Broadband

Eircom to invest €100m into broadband network

Jul 28th 2011, 1:33 PM 345 Views 2 Comments

The company also plans to launch a television service that customers can access through their broadband connection.

# eircom - Friday 27 May, 2011

Eircom to axe 1000 more jobs as the company announces a drop in revenues
# Eircom
# Eircom

Eircom to axe 1000 more jobs as the company announces a drop in revenues

May 27th 2011, 2:53 PM 194 Views 0 Comments

Eircom’s revenues are down 11 per cent for the first three months of the year. 1,000 jobs will go over the next two years via “exit schemes”.

# eircom - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Eircom in danger of breaching lending agreements
# Eircom
# Eircom

Eircom in danger of breaching lending agreements

Mar 1st 2011, 9:41 PM 799 Views 0 Comments

Company says that 6 per cent fall in revenue coupled with “continued pressures” could see it break its agreements with banks.

# eircom - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Eircom announces price hike
# Phone Charges
# Phone Charges

Eircom announces price hike

Feb 10th 2011, 9:08 PM 2,548 Views 0 Comments

Customers can expect price increases of more than 3 per cent – as well as an extension of more expensive peak hours.

# eircom - Friday 3 December, 2010

Broadband and telephone still out for over 4,000 houses
# Broadabandoned
# Broadabandoned

Broadband and telephone still out for over 4,000 houses

Dec 3rd 2010, 5:32 PM 260 Views 0 Comments

Eircom technical crews finding it hard to access areas of Carlow, Wexford and Wicklow to fix faults.

# eircom - Friday 26 November, 2010

Eircom revenues drop by 5.6% in third quarter
# Telecoms
# Telecoms

Eircom revenues drop by 5.6% in third quarter

Nov 26th 2010, 4:55 PM 147 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s biggest phone operator sees adjusted earnings stay flat, and may have to breach agreements in the next year.

# eircom - Tuesday 31 August, 2010

Eircom revenues dip by 8.5% amid industry ‘challenges’
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# Eircom

Eircom revenues dip by 8.5% amid industry ‘challenges’

Aug 31st 2010, 9:31 AM 179 Views 0 Comments