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Two years after it was switched off, Dublin plans to bring back free Wi-Fi
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Two years after it was switched off, Dublin plans to bring back free Wi-Fi

Sep 16th 2017, 10:00 PM 31,804 Views 66 Comments

We examine the state of public internet services across Ireland’s cities.

Pictures: Inside the surreal world of the migrant 'Jungle' at Calais
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# Welcome To The Jungle

Pictures: Inside the surreal world of the migrant 'Jungle' at Calais

Jan 30th 2016, 8:45 AM 19,271 Views 63 Comments

An entire society has sprung up on the outskirts of the French town, with the refugees living there making the most of the little that they have.

Looks like Senator Fidelma Healy Eames believes that Wi-Fi is pronounced 'wiffy'
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# With It

Looks like Senator Fidelma Healy Eames believes that Wi-Fi is pronounced 'wiffy'

Jul 2nd 2015, 10:04 PM 34,296 Views 101 Comments

Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear.

Could a plane really be hijacked over its own Wi-Fi?
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Could a plane really be hijacked over its own Wi-Fi?

Apr 22nd 2015, 12:49 PM 9,095 Views 15 Comments

The FBI have told airlines in the US to watch for signs their planes are being hacked – by people logged onto any onboard internet service.

Watch what happened when Steve Jobs introduced wi-fi to people in 1999
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# Woah Dude

Watch what happened when Steve Jobs introduced wi-fi to people in 1999

Oct 11th 2014, 10:30 AM 29,704 Views 37 Comments

Wireless internet. Who’d have thunk it.

Column: Free Wi-Fi networks carry risks – but you can avoid them
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# Online Security

Column: Free Wi-Fi networks carry risks – but you can avoid them

Sep 3rd 2014, 8:00 PM 67 Views 17 Comments

Make sure you’re not freely handing away your personal data…

11 essential tips for excellently naming your WiFi network
# Hide Yo Wifi
# Hide Yo Wifi

11 essential tips for excellently naming your WiFi network

Aug 21st 2014, 1:06 PM 43,754 Views 46 Comments

UPC1037456 is simply unacceptable.

Bray café has the perfect message for social media addicts
# No Wifi Here
# No Wifi Here

Bray café has the perfect message for social media addicts

Apr 30th 2014, 10:48 AM 8,142 Views 2 Comments

Ouch.

Internet provider posts how-to video... and accidentally reveals porn history
# Morto
# Morto

Internet provider posts how-to video... and accidentally reveals porn history

Apr 18th 2014, 9:59 AM 5,907 Views 1 Comment

Hmm, “All Star Teens” is an odd network name…

Shatter: "No evidence at all" of surveillance of GSOC
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# Controversy

Shatter: "No evidence at all" of surveillance of GSOC

Feb 18th 2014, 9:20 PM 7,967 Views 82 Comments

Shatter said that he has received more information on the accessing of the wifi at the GSOC offices.

Users of public wi-fi may have had personal details stolen
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# Hacking

Users of public wi-fi may have had personal details stolen

Dec 11th 2013, 7:28 AM 13,350 Views 26 Comments

If you use public wi-fi systems, you should read this.

Electronic device use permitted on US flights, but what about Irish flights?
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# In Flight

Electronic device use permitted on US flights, but what about Irish flights?

Nov 2nd 2013, 5:00 PM 11,642 Views 23 Comments

Passengers on US flights will be allowed use laptops, tablets, mobiles and smart phones throughout the duration of their flight.

Browse the web, send emails and texts - it's all possible on some Aer Lingus flights
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Browse the web, send emails and texts - it's all possible on some Aer Lingus flights

Oct 7th 2013, 1:10 PM 11,178 Views 67 Comments

You can now connect to Wi-Fi and use your mobile phone while flying with Aer Lingus to the US, but it will cost you.

Irish prisons could - possibly - be getting wi-fi
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# Cyber Criminals

Irish prisons could - possibly - be getting wi-fi

Jul 14th 2013, 8:00 AM 9,302 Views 110 Comments

Alan Shatter says there’s no way that prisoners will be given open access to the internet – but they may be able to use it for educational resources.

How 20,000 pounds of potatoes brought wi-fi to airplanes
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# Wi-high Club

How 20,000 pounds of potatoes brought wi-fi to airplanes

Dec 23rd 2012, 6:00 PM 13,177 Views 22 Comments

Spuds, glorious spuds, stood in for people in on-board tests.

Temple Bar rubbish bins will ‘talk’ to your smartphone
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# Hotspots

Temple Bar rubbish bins will ‘talk’ to your smartphone

Sep 16th 2012, 8:15 AM 11,141 Views 35 Comments

Plans to incorporate technology that will alert you to free wi-fi hotspots, as well as events and activities in vicinity of where you’re standing.

Varadkar wants to install Wi-Fi across all public transport in 2013
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Varadkar wants to install Wi-Fi across all public transport in 2013

Aug 28th 2012, 7:23 PM 9,193 Views 77 Comments

The Minister has set the target as trials are carried out on some bus and tram services this year.

Belfast could introduce free public wireless internet
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Belfast could introduce free public wireless internet

Jun 11th 2012, 1:31 PM 1,464 Views 15 Comments

It is hoped that the introduction of free, high-speed wireless broadband access would attract business and investment to the city.

Apple to be fined over Australian ads for new iPad's '4G' capability
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# Apple

Apple to be fined over Australian ads for new iPad's '4G' capability

Jun 8th 2012, 7:49 AM 3,045 Views 7 Comments

Apple’s third-generation iPad is advertised as having 4G capability – but that’s only available in the US and Canada…

Free WiFi for London's Tube stations but DART's is coming soon
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Free WiFi for London's Tube stations but DART's is coming soon

Jun 4th 2012, 5:00 PM 4,156 Views 15 Comments

London Tube stations to get free Wi-Fi but ours is coming soon, so says Irish Rail.

Where everybody knows your name: pub goers want better jacks and Wi-Fi on tap
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# Cheers

Where everybody knows your name: pub goers want better jacks and Wi-Fi on tap

May 25th 2012, 11:56 AM 5,646 Views 65 Comments

A new study reveals what people are looking for from their local…

Protect your Wi-Fi network with...wallpaper?
# NO SPONGERS
# NO SPONGERS

Protect your Wi-Fi network with...wallpaper?

May 10th 2012, 7:00 PM 9,026 Views 29 Comments

Protect your web connection with wallpaper that will block out your neighbours.

Homeless people used as internet hotspots at tech conference
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# What The...

Homeless people used as internet hotspots at tech conference

Mar 12th 2012, 1:27 PM 9,436 Views 27 Comments

Homeless people at the SXSW festival in Texas wear t-shirts that say “I am a 4G hotspot”, and carry devices which allow conference attendees to get online.

Free WiFi to be installed on DART and Dublin rail services 'by the summer'
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Free WiFi to be installed on DART and Dublin rail services 'by the summer'

Jan 16th 2012, 6:32 PM 7,251 Views 53 Comments

A major extension of free WiFi on public transport is to be rolled out this year including Bus Éireann, Luas, and possibly Dublin Bus, Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has said.

Drogheda rolls out free wi-fi across town in regeneration drive
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# Drogheda

Drogheda rolls out free wi-fi across town in regeneration drive

Nov 29th 2011, 9:56 AM 4,322 Views 32 Comments

The town centre will be among the first in Ireland to offer blanket wireless access, aiming to tap into the ‘smart economy’.

Bus Éireann vehicles to get a makeover
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# On The Move

Bus Éireann vehicles to get a makeover

Sep 22nd 2011, 5:19 PM 1,283 Views 18 Comments

Free wi-fi, ‘real-time’ displays and upgraded bus shelters will all be provided as part of a €1.1m investment in Bus Éireann.

Irish trains get switched on to wi-fi
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# WI-FI ON TRACK

Irish trains get switched on to wi-fi

Jul 15th 2011, 12:55 PM 1,961 Views 20 Comments

Iarnód Eireann will initially introduce the service on the Cork-Dublin route.