Ball control: the TV3 deal covers the Six Nations tournaments from 2018 to 2021.  Photograph: Reuters/Toby Melville

There’s been no disguising RTÉ’s wounds following its loss of Six Nations rugby rights to TV3. To borrow an analogy from another sport – one it still(...)

A still from Eir’s new ad campaign

Eir threw something of a curveball at Minister for Communications Alex White recently. His big plan to connect rural Ireland to high-speed broadband w(...)

Regional flight bookings may come with lower cabin baggage allowances than those offered on domestic flights

The issue of excess baggage and checked-in versus cabin baggage is always guaranteed to annoy people, but we came across a story recently that is b(...)

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson at the rlaunch of UPC Ireland as Virgin Media.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

Virgin Media said its total number of subscribers in Ireland reached 1.1 million at the end of the third quarter, adding new broadband and phone subs(...)

Tony Hanway, is a former chairman of the Irish Telecom and Internet Federation and was also chief executive of O2 Ireland

Virgin Media has appointed former O2 Ireland chief executive Tony Hanway to lead its Irish operations . He replaces Magnus Ternsjo, who is movi(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny: his every utterance and dramatic pause was inevitably analysed for signs that they contained an election timing strategy hidden within. Photograph:   Gareth Chaney Collins

The media has been itching for a general election in November, not caring who sees it scratch. “Extraordinary media frenzy about election timing – cre(...)

Magnus Ternsjö joined UPC Ireland as chief executive in June 2013 and became a member of the Virgin Media executive committee last December.

Virgin Media’s chief executive of operations in Ireland, Magnus Ternsjö, is moving to become the head of UPC Hungary, a sister company within the Libe(...)

Customer was told that an 18-month term had been applied

Gerard McCormack has been in touch to complain “about being provided with inaccurate information upon signing up to UPC broadband in October 2014”.(...)

Richard Branson makes his entrance via truck at last week’s UPC-to- Virgin Media launch event at the RDS. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The UPC-to-Virgin Media marketing campaign steps up this week with the launch of a television advertisement voiced by actor Patrick Stewart in full Sh(...)

A proposal to use the customer databases of cable and satellite providers Sky and UPC to track down television licence fee evaders has been rejected.

The Government is set to reject a proposal to use the customer databases of cable and satellite providers Sky and UPC to track down television lice(...)