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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

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Varadkar reiterates need to avoid hard border on island of Ireland during phonecall with Sunak
During the conversation, the Taoiseach repeated the need for a solution which avoids a hard border on the island of Ireland.
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Parents Panel: What's the right age for a smartphone?
How soon is too soon? Our panelists told us what they thought.
Poll: Have you ever been targeted by a phone scam?
People in Ireland have reported receiving calls from unknown numbers based in Vanuatu, Tonga, Nauru, Mauritania and Seychelles.
Poll: How much do you let your children use phones or tablets?
How much access is too much?
Apple has announced two new iPhones
There’s also a giant iPad on the way.
Irish Water has started ringing people about their unpaid bills
The utility has confirmed it has begun the process of contacting people about their unpaid water charges.
Thousands have signed a petition to ban people from piercing their kids’ ears
Controversy calling.
Happy 150th birthday Nokia. Here's why we owe so much to the 3210
While it has a long and varied history, one device is still fondly remembered above everything else.
So you know you can make calls through WhatsApp now, right?
The feature is now available for Android users while an iOS version will arrive in a couple of weeks.
Dublin's quays could be getting segregated cycle lanes
… but it might mean less room for traffic.
New laws haven't deterred one-in-ten motorists from using their phone while driving
A new survey found that one-in-ten drivers text or talk on their phone.