The case came after customers’ bills doubled and some of them complained to telecoms industry watchdog Comreg

Mobile operator Meteor has been convicted and fined €25,000 for removing massive discounts from customers’ phone contracts without telling them. In t(...)

A fantasy role-play gamer is just one of the internet users poked fun at in Meteor’s new television campaign.

Meteor’s new “Secret HQ” campaign continues its recent fondness for guerrilla (experimental) marketing, with fake planning permission notices and a ta(...)

“To ensure that customers of Expert Ireland can avail of their consumer rights the commission issued two compliance notices directing the company to correct the information it provides and to change their cancellation process,” the commission said in a statement.

A business describing itself as Ireland’s largest electrical retailer has been ordered by the consumer watchdog to provide proper information to onlin(...)

Eircom said broadband subscribers rose 9 per cent on an annual basis to 782,000 connections with strong high-speed fibre uptake in the year that rose 148,000 to 281,000 connections

Eircom has trademarked a distinctive symbol incorporating the word “Eir”and has also registered several associated trading names, as the company yeste(...)

Who you gonna call? Not Eircom anymore, apparently.  Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Management at Eircom, Ireland’s biggest telecoms group, is planning to rebrand the company, some 16 years after it took on its current name. The com(...)

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission has taken action against Vodafone Ireland

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission has taken action against Vodafone Ireland after it found that the telecoms firm was not complying w(...)

Vodafone has been hauled over the coals by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission after it broke the law when selling services online. Photograph: Bloomberg

Vodafone has been ordered to tell Irish customers how they can cancel their contracts. A state watchdog said the telecoms company was not complying wi(...)

The Commission’s chair, Isolde Goggin, said businesses have had “ample time to update the information which they give to consumers”

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (the Commission) has today published details of seven compliance notices issued to telecommunica(...)

Sony Xperia Z3: Best for photographs with decent manual controls

You can’t have failed to notice that there is a huge number of new smartphones hitting the market. After the Mobile World Congress in March, the new (...)

Shane Fitzgerald (22), Newmarket, Co Cork is charged with dangerous driving causing the death of Paudie O’Leary (42) on July 1st, 2012. Photograph: Domnick Walsh.

The body of a long-distance cyclist who had gone on out early in July 2012 to train for the annual Ring of Kerry charity cycle was found six hours lat(...)