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# upc - Sunday 14 February, 2016

There are big problems with Netflix speeds on Virgin Media, but who's responsible?
# Speed Limits
# Speed Limits

There are big problems with Netflix speeds on Virgin Media, but who's responsible?

Feb 14th 2016, 9:30 AM 48,425 Views 79 Comments

The two companies aren’t being particularly clear on what or who is causing the slow streaming speeds.

# upc - Friday 6 November, 2015

Virgin Media will be hoping for a Richard Branson bounce in Ireland
# Virgin Birth
# Virgin Birth

Virgin Media will be hoping for a Richard Branson bounce in Ireland

Nov 6th 2015, 11:59 AM 18,121 Views 53 Comments

The company shed more customers over the three months before it was officially renamed from UPC.

# upc - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

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 23,148 Views 77 Comments

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

# upc - 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 20,701 Views 30 Comments

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

# upc - Friday 28 August, 2015

Goodbye UPC, hello Virgin Media
# Oh Hai Richard Branson
# Oh Hai Richard Branson

Goodbye UPC, hello Virgin Media

Aug 28th 2015, 2:44 PM 31,820 Views 61 Comments

Changes are on the way.

# upc - Thursday 30 July, 2015

What's Amazon's impressive streaming service and why can't you get it in Ireland?
# UPC
From The Daily Edge
# UPC

What's Amazon's impressive streaming service and why can't you get it in Ireland?

Jul 30th 2015, 12:00 PM 77,594 Views 26 Comments

Does Netflix have any direct competition here?

# upc - Friday 3 July, 2015

UPC Ireland buys TV3 for €80 million
# Not A Bad Deal
# Not A Bad Deal

UPC Ireland buys TV3 for €80 million

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:58 PM 37,512 Views 51 Comments

Changes are ahead for the channel.

8 of the quickest reactions to TV3 being bought by UPC
# Big Deal
From The Daily Edge
# Big Deal

8 of the quickest reactions to TV3 being bought by UPC

Jul 3rd 2015, 7:38 PM 8,433 Views 0 Comments

The sarcasm was strong.

# upc - 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 90,329 Views 89 Comments

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

# upc - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

UPC blasted for cutting post office bill payments
# Post No Bills
# Post No Bills

UPC blasted for cutting post office bill payments

Jun 16th 2015, 6:04 AM 16,148 Views 35 Comments

Customers are being written to at the moment – but the cut-off for An Post payments happens next week.

# upc - Friday 12 June, 2015

Is this American billionaire's company about to buy TV3?
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

Is this American billionaire's company about to buy TV3?

Jun 12th 2015, 9:36 AM 13,184 Views 29 Comments

UPC owner Liberty Global has emerged as the frontrunner in a potential sale.

# upc - 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 9,815 Views 1 Comment

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

# upc - Friday 5 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 5th 2015, 5:11 PM 30,330 Views 32 Comments

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

# upc - 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 48,498 Views 100 Comments

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

# upc - Sunday 22 March, 2015

16 brilliant films and TV shows you can watch on your UPC right now
# Binge Watch
From The Daily Edge
# Binge Watch

16 brilliant films and TV shows you can watch on your UPC right now

Mar 22nd 2015, 6:00 PM 13,192 Views 5 Comments

Nothing on the telly? Fear not.

# upc - Thursday 19 March, 2015

UPC has launched its own streaming service...
# Not Optimus Prime
# Not Optimus Prime

UPC has launched its own streaming service...

Mar 19th 2015, 5:06 PM 18,111 Views 20 Comments

But Netflix it ain’t. And you may have to pay extra for it.

# upc - Thursday 19 February, 2015

170 jobs at risk as UPC moves roles to Philippines
# Bad News
# Bad News

170 jobs at risk as UPC moves roles to Philippines

Feb 19th 2015, 8:18 PM 23,092 Views 83 Comments

Facilities in Dublin, Limerick, Galway, Cork and Waterford will be affected.

# upc - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

UPC launches the fastest fibre broadband in the country
# Zooooooom
# Zooooooom

UPC launches the fastest fibre broadband in the country

Jan 6th 2015, 11:52 AM 15,788 Views 72 Comments

The new service offers unlimited 240 Mbps broadband from today.

# upc - Friday 2 January, 2015

No, you can't watch the original UTV on Irish telly any more
# Bye Bye Julian
From The Daily Edge
# Bye Bye Julian

No, you can't watch the original UTV on Irish telly any more

Jan 2nd 2015, 1:16 PM 88,355 Views 62 Comments

But there IS a workaround if you have Sky.

If you're a UPC customer, your monthly bill could increase in February
# Price Increase
# Price Increase

If you're a UPC customer, your monthly bill could increase in February

Jan 2nd 2015, 12:40 PM 36,215 Views 82 Comments

The price increase relates to its TV services and will come into effect next month

# upc - 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 16,308 Views 62 Comments

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

# upc - 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 18,987 Views 102 Comments

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

# upc - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Who is this US billionaire who is buying up half of Ireland's hotels?
# Property Baron
# Property Baron

Who is this US billionaire who is buying up half of Ireland's hotels?

Nov 19th 2014, 11:17 AM 25,924 Views 45 Comments

The Limerick Strand Hotel is the latest property to be snapped up by the man Al Gore dubbed “Darth Vader”.

# upc - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Poll: Clicks or bricks, how do you decide where you're going to shop?
# Clicks Or Bricks
# Clicks Or Bricks

Poll: Clicks or bricks, how do you decide where you're going to shop?

Nov 11th 2014, 1:39 PM 9,262 Views 28 Comments

What can local retailers do to win back all the Irish online shoppers spending their cash overseas?

# upc - Monday 10 November, 2014

In a first for Ireland, UPC is to ban access to child sex abuse websites
# Banned
# Banned

In a first for Ireland, UPC is to ban access to child sex abuse websites

Nov 10th 2014, 10:47 PM 24,464 Views 78 Comments

Users who access child abuse material either mistakenly or deliberately will have their internet access restricted.

# upc - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Ten more CoderDojo clubs are to be set up over next twelve months
# Coding
# Coding

Ten more CoderDojo clubs are to be set up over next twelve months

Oct 9th 2014, 7:15 AM 10,757 Views 15 Comments

The exact locations has yet to be set in stone, but it’s expected that some of them will be set up in Dublin, Kildare and Limerick.

# upc - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

UPC broadband back up after technical difficulties across parts of Dublin
# Computer Says No
# Computer Says No

UPC broadband back up after technical difficulties across parts of Dublin

Sep 30th 2014, 6:00 PM 21,744 Views 40 Comments

Engineers worked to fix the problem, said the broadband provider.

# upc - 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 7,738 Views 32 Comments

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

# upc - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

This Irish start-up landed €15 million from a secret millionaire (after meeting in a pub)
# Cashing In
# Cashing In

This Irish start-up landed €15 million from a secret millionaire (after meeting in a pub)

Aug 20th 2014, 4:52 PM 37,635 Views 24 Comments

Irish TV will launch next week, targeting the world-wide Irish diaspora.

# upc - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

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

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Jul 8th 2014, 10:58 PM 16,109 Views 10 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Garth Brooks, the cabinet reshuffle and Google smartphones for robots…

UPDATE: UPC says it won't give out customer data for TV licence crackdown
# Telly
# Telly

UPDATE: UPC says it won't give out customer data for TV licence crackdown

Jul 8th 2014, 4:25 PM 24,959 Views 219 Comments

Pat Rabbitte has got government approval for a new scheme aimed at tackling TV licence fee evasion.

# upc - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Sorry, country folk: Still a huge divide between urban and rural internet speeds
# Connected
# Connected

Sorry, country folk: Still a huge divide between urban and rural internet speeds

Jun 4th 2014, 3:46 PM 8,637 Views 58 Comments

At the launch of UPC’s second Irish Digital Report, the Minister for Communications Pat Rabbitte said that there was still a “significant divide” between the quality of internet service provided in urban and rural Ireland.

# upc - Friday 30 May, 2014

UPC to enter mobile market next year after striking deal with Three
# Upwardly Mobile
# Upwardly Mobile

UPC to enter mobile market next year after striking deal with Three

May 30th 2014, 10:15 AM 11,302 Views 56 Comments

UPC will become a mobile operator in 2015 after it signed an MVNO agreement with Three Ireland.

# upc - Thursday 13 February, 2014

9 ways the internet used to wreck your head
# Online
From The Daily Edge
# Online

9 ways the internet used to wreck your head

Feb 13th 2014, 5:46 PM 44,875 Views 57 Comments

GET OFF THE PHONE, I need to look something up!

# upc - Friday 24 January, 2014

Worried about rising TV service charges? Read these money-saving tips
# A Penny Saved...
# A Penny Saved...

Worried about rising TV service charges? Read these money-saving tips

Jan 24th 2014, 4:16 PM 26,597 Views 91 Comments

Both UPC and Sky Ireland have said customers will face price hikes – in some cases as high as 14 per cent.

# upc - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

UPC's red button hiccup for Leinster clash unlikely to be repeated
# Live
From The42
# Live

UPC's red button hiccup for Leinster clash unlikely to be repeated

Jan 14th 2014, 12:39 PM 6,689 Views 8 Comments

The Irish province’s Heineken Cup game in Castres was unavailable live, even to viewers with Sky Sports add-on packages.

# upc - 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 13,063 Views 99 Comments

And then there were three…

# upc - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

7 signs you're addicted to a TV series
# Sponsored By UPC
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By UPC

7 signs you're addicted to a TV series

Aug 28th 2013, 12:55 PM 24,159 Views 71 Comments

Are you a TV series junkie? We understand.

# upc - Monday 19 August, 2013

6 ways TV is the third person in your relationship
# Sponsored By UPC
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By UPC

6 ways TV is the third person in your relationship

Aug 19th 2013, 6:16 PM 16,731 Views 28 Comments

For better or worse, TV is definitely in the mix with you and your other half.

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