Internet connections of greater bandwidth, meaning that it has greater capacity for traffic.
# broadband - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
The cable, which will deliver speeds of up to 60Tb/s and is being backed by six companies including Google, will be ready around mid-2016.
# broadband - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Ruairí Quinn, Arthur’s Day and Israel-Palestine tensions.
# broadband - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
ESB and Vodafone are going 50:50 on the deal.
# broadband - Friday 20 June, 2014
The quarterly report from ComReg suggests that cheaper mobile plans and the increased sales of bundled products have helped reduce the amount spent on mobile services.
# broadband - Thursday 5 June, 2014
The initiative will see €2.5 million invested in developing broadband infrastructure in both towns and city.
# broadband - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
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.
Tralee based Altobridge has gone into receivership.
# broadband - Sunday 1 June, 2014
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
# broadband - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
They were harrowing times.
# broadband - Saturday 26 April, 2014
Rural Ireland’s dodgy broadband is going to get much better – but what is yours like now?
# broadband - Friday 25 April, 2014
You’ll soon be able to read TheJournal.ie at super quick speeds from all over the country!
# broadband - Tuesday 25 March, 2014
The price difference in advertised broadband between some EU countries can be as much as 400 per cent.
# broadband - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
The electricity provider looks set to enter the broadband market after new laws have been published by the Government.
# broadband - Monday 6 January, 2014
Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte and Education Minister Ruairí Quinn made the pledge today.
# broadband - Sunday 29 December, 2013
Work is set to resume first thing tomorrow morning on repairing the damage.
# broadband - Tuesday 22 October, 2013
# broadband - Friday 27 September, 2013
The company’s full year results to the end of June have been published this morning.
# broadband - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
Ireland is a pretty unique place for small businesses, all things considered.
# broadband - Thursday 12 September, 2013
A report published today finds 65 per cent of Irish homes have access to broadband.
# broadband - Monday 12 August, 2013
The Samsung manufactured set top boxes will provide customers with their TV, broadband and home phone services in one unit.
# broadband - Tuesday 2 July, 2013
Eircom says the music streaming and download service is “not a core business activity”.
# broadband - Monday 1 July, 2013
The plan is to see where the State needs to intervene and support provision of the service.
# broadband - Thursday 27 June, 2013
EU data shows download speeds are usually only 85 per cent as quick of advertised – and uploads are even lower.
# broadband - Friday 14 June, 2013
…even though pre-paid Irish mobile phones are 36 per cent more expensive than the European average.
# broadband - Wednesday 12 June, 2013
A Eurostat study into the broadband market in Ireland found it has a relatively low take-up of fixed broadband but a better than average share of high speed connections.
# broadband - Wednesday 1 May, 2013
The watchdog has found against a number of companies, according to its latest Complaints Bulletin.
# broadband - Friday 15 February, 2013
Figures for 2011, published today, show Ireland is above average in computer and internet access – but more mobile-reliant than most.
# broadband - Thursday 14 February, 2013
The broadband, phone and TV provider had strong growth in 2012 with a nearly 50 per cent increase in phone customers.
# broadband - Tuesday 5 February, 2013
A survey from Sky shows that almost 50 per cent of adults now text, tweet or use Facebook to discuss what they watch.
# broadband - Friday 18 January, 2013
The TV and broadband company will invest in broadband networks and retail outlets as well as continuing recruitment.
# broadband - Thursday 3 January, 2013
The regulator is considering introducing rules allowing customers to exit their contract without penalty if prices are raised in the middle of a contract term.
# broadband - Thursday 20 December, 2012
The figures from the CSO also show that 19 per cent of unemployed people have never used the internet.
# broadband - Thursday 13 December, 2012
Plus we made more mobile calls than fixed land line calls, and broadband subscriptions rose during the same period.
# broadband - Monday 17 September, 2012
The broadband provider is doubling its entry-level speed from 25Mb to 50Mb, while home customers can now access 150Mb connections.
# broadband - Sunday 16 September, 2012
Your TV white space could be used by mobile phone operators or filled with wifi frequencies. Here’s what the experts think.
# broadband - Thursday 30 August, 2012
Pat Rabbitte looks a bit scared of his opponents as he tried his hand at both hurling and football.
# broadband - Saturday 14 April, 2012
Seven shortlisted contractors have been asked to submit bids to ensure that 200 secondary schools in Galway and in 12 rural counties will be connected by the end of August.
# broadband - Tuesday 6 March, 2012
Nine things you should know this morning, including: Central Bank warning, Taoiseach vows a “one-off” vote on fiscal compact, and a chicken nugget that fetched $8,100 on eBay.
# broadband - Thursday 23 February, 2012
The company saw a 68 per cent growth in home phone customers in 2011 – and now has 255,400 broadband customers.
# broadband - Tuesday 7 February, 2012
Every secondary school in Ireland will be supplied with 100Mbps connections to provide quick connections in every classroom.