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#Mobile Phones

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Meat Industry Ireland says 3,000 workers have been laid off because of 'illegal blockades'

The beef dispute is showing no signs of conclusion.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Supreme Court agrees to hear 'leapfrog appeal' in Graham Dwyer case

The Supreme Court said that the case “raises complex and novel questions of constitutional and EU law”.

# mobile-phones - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Children who own mobile phones at younger age perform worse in reading and maths tests

New research has found that four in 10 children in Ireland own a mobile phone by the age of nine.

# mobile-phones - Monday 5 November, 2018

Poll: Do you use your phone while driving? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you use your phone while driving?

The penalties for this have got tougher in recent years.

# mobile-phones - Friday 5 October, 2018

Vodafone apologises for sending people 'smashed' pictures of themselves as marketing tactic

The picture frames were sent to a number of journalists as part of a campaign.

# mobile-phones - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Mobile coverage on Eir back to normal after daytime outage

Customers had taken to social media to complain about the length of eir’s outage today.

# mobile-phones - Monday 21 May, 2018

Parents and students are being asked for their say on the use of smartphones in schools

Age restrictions, the use of phones in the classroom, and the taking of photos in school are just some of the issues being consulted on.

# mobile-phones - Sunday 13 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge 16 awkward photos of celebrities at mobile phone launches in the noughties Noughties

16 awkward photos of celebrities at mobile phone launches in the noughties

From Samantha and Bono to Bob Geldof. Nobody was above posing with a flip phone.

# mobile-phones - Friday 4 May, 2018

Only three of 15 senior garda phones handed over to Disclosures Tribunal

The phones were used by former Garda Commissioners Martin Callinan and Nóirín O’Sullivan, along with Superintendent David Taylor.

# mobile-phones - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Motorists warned to take extreme care as temperatures may dip to minus 8 degrees

A number of weather warning have been issued by Met Éireann.

# mobile-phones - Thursday 31 August, 2017

An average of 12 phones are seized in Irish prisons every week

The figure is up on last year, but way down on 2008 when about 42-a -week were seized.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Mobile phones will soon text your exact location to emergency services when you dial 999

A pilot scheme is currently underway with three major mobile networks.

# mobile-phones - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Wide awake: Late-night phone use harms teenagers' mental health and sleep quality

Late-night mobile phone usage led to poorer mental health, reduced coping and lowered self-esteem.

# mobile-phones - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'The shop was too reliant on me. If I was away, people would come but wouldn't buy anything'

After being let go three times in two years, this former phone shop owner is back running his own business.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Some of Three's customers wrongly told they've spent hundreds on internet services

The phone service provider said the messages were sent in error and the issue has been resolved.

# mobile-phones - Monday 3 April, 2017

Almost half of Irish drivers back phone-blocking technology in cars

Many motorists would prefer to block mobile phones in cars rather than see a hike in penalties.

# mobile-phones - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

The most dangerous time for mobile phone theft is between 10pm and 4am at weekends

Gardaí are boosting patrols in danger areas as part of a new campaign.

# mobile-phones - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Vodafone says full service will resume over next few hours

Some customers are experiencing technical issues with the network today.

# mobile-phones - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 9 intense struggles only those who owned a Nokia 3210 will understand Nooookia

9 intense struggles only those who owned a Nokia 3210 will understand

Your first phone was the best phone.

# mobile-phones - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

After its dramatic fall from the top of the mobile world, Nokia is planning a comeback

You will start seeing the Nokia name on phones once more.

# mobile-phones - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Gardaí planning huge crackdown on drivers using mobile phones

More than 28,000 people were caught using their phone while driving last year.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

20 homes searched in Limerick city in massive garda operation

Gardaí recovered mobile phones and laptops during the search operation.

# mobile-phones - Thursday 28 January, 2016

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Call for Vodafone, Three and Meteor to be questioned over mobile coverage

Labour TD Michael McNamara’s comments have been rejected by the Irish Cellular Industry Association, an alliance of mobile operators.

# mobile-phones - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Three says service is "fully restored" after customers flood social media after outage

The network is down for customers across the country.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

# mobile-phones - Friday 11 September, 2015

Poll: Is it ever okay to record a video of a crime taking place? We're All Watching This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it ever okay to record a video of a crime taking place?

It’s happening more and more.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

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

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

# mobile-phones - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch wants people to stop filming Hamlet because it's 'mortifying' Put The Phone Down This post contains videos

Benedict Cumberbatch wants people to stop filming Hamlet because it's 'mortifying'

“Hashtag the s**t out of this one for me.”

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge The world's stupidest man has revealed himself Hand To God

The world's stupidest man has revealed himself

Get off the stage, sweetheart.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

EU roaming charges: here's what you'll be paying for texts and calls next year

And we won’t have to worry about extra charges in two years’ time.

# mobile-phones - Friday 5 June, 2015

Two of Ireland's biggest phone and internet players want to get together

UPC parent Liberty Global and Vodafone are looking at doing a deal.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 things all bad texters want you to know K

11 things all bad texters want you to know

It’s tricky to be this lazy.

# mobile-phones - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Over 90 mobile phones were seized in Irish prisons in six weeks

Nearly half of those were in Mountjoy Prison.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

O2 has now gone for good from Ireland - so what's the deal for all its customers?

Three bought the company last year and is now Ireland’s second-biggest mobile player.

# mobile-phones - Monday 12 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Study claims that being away from your iPhone could be making you stupid NOMOPHOBIA

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

# mobile-phones - Saturday 22 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 of the most idiotic iPhone survival tests ever attempted Icant

9 of the most idiotic iPhone survival tests ever attempted

Don’t try these at home… or anywhere.

# mobile-phones - Thursday 20 November, 2014

'Revenge porn' may not be punishable through Irish law

The Law Reform Commission says there are gaps in the harassment laws that need to be addressed.

# mobile-phones - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Lots of Irish mobile phone users have been ditching Vodafone

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

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