Eir

241 results

Eir denied there was an issue with the rollout of fibre to 300,000 homes. Photograph: Alan Betson

A row has broken out in the telecoms industry over the quality of Eir’s new fibre broadband network to 300,000 rural households which were formerly pa(...)

Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Revenues at Eir have continued to slide in 2019, dipping 2 per cent to €1.24 billion in the year, although a successful cost-cutting programme helped (...)

 Pro14 rugby: a good example of a rights-holder that has set up an effective formula in Ireland, where the pay-TV option on Eir Sport is blended with TG4’s free-to-air access. Photograph:  ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

When the men’s Rugby World Cup (RWC) whirs into action in Japan next month, it will mark a pivotal moment for Eir Sport. Will it be a crowning triump(...)

Huawei is  preparing for the worst, announcing a new version of its own operating system last week. Photograph: Getty Images

The Huawei saga continues to drag on, with the US granting it a second 90-day extension that allows it to keep doing business with US companies. On on(...)

Sky Sports had the rights to Liverpool’s Friday night clash against Norwich City, but many more fixtures are only on BT Sport or Premier Sports. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP

A lot has happened since 2016, when Virgin Media Ireland chief executive Tony Hanway defended Virgin’s move to drop the Eir Sport pack of channels by (...)

5G has arrived: the mobile technology promises faster speeds and more

What is 5G? 5G is the next generation of mobile connectivity which succeeds the current 4G and older 3G systems. It stands for “fifth generation” and (...)

Have we been here before? Love Island’s Irish star Maura Higgins with fellow contestant Curtis Pritchard. Photograph: ITV.

High on sunshine, Love Island broadcaster ITV has responded to the success of its Majorca-based baby by announcing that next year it will have two – W(...)

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola lifts the trophy as they celebrate winning the Premier League in May. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

People who illegally stream live English Premier League football matches will find the service blocked when the season kicks off next month following (...)

Telecoms regulator Comreg has raised the prospect of applying a universal service obligation (USO) for broadband to homes and premises currently not served by commercial operators or public policy interventions.

Telecoms regulator Comreg has raised the prospect of applying a universal service obligation (USO) for broadband to homes and premises currently not s(...)

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola lifts the trophy as they celebrate winning the Premier League. The league has become increasingly concerned at the rise in the number of people in Ireland using free or cheaper illegal web-based sports TV services. File photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

The English Premier League has lodged proceedings in the High Court in a bid to block the illegal viewing of its football matches by tens of thousands(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »