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16th August, 2018

Pure Telecom survey shows Irish accents are baffling virtual assistants like Alexa, Google Home and Siri

Virtual assistants are getting more and more popular

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16th August, 2018

New Virgin Media offer - save €480 on certain broadband, TV and home phone plans

These discounts could come in handy as we approach autumn/winter

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14th August, 2018

Switcher.ie EXCLUSIVE: Get €80 credit added to your account when you sign up to certain Vodafone plans

This credit is on top of great discounts already in place on Vodafone's plans.

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13th August, 2018

Good news for Virgin Media TV customers - the UKTV channels are back!

They were added back to the platform on Saturday.

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9th August, 2018

Thinking of getting a smart thermostat? We compare Hive, climote, Nest and Netatmo

Smart thermostats are getting more and more popular.

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8th August, 2018

Switcher.ie EXCLUSIVE: Free Netatmo smart thermostat with Energia's Cheapest Dual Fuel deal

This offer is only available for a limited time.

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7th August, 2018

Eurostat report shows Ireland is amongst the most expensive countries in the EU for energy

The new report was published today.

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31st July, 2018

The PSO Levy is decreasing by 55% from 1 October - a €57 annual saving on electricity bills

This is an even bigger decrease than what was initially proposed

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27th July, 2018

New Sky offers: broadband, TV and phone for just €59.75 per month and half-price Sky TV for six months

The offers are available until 23 August

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25th July, 2018

New broadband and phone offers from eir could save you up to €240

You'll also get eir Sport absolutely free

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24th July, 2018

More changes for Virgin Media TV customers - some popular channels removed but there are also new additions

Dave and Gold are amongst those that have been dropped

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17th July, 2018

Going on a summer holiday? Make sure you research before you roam

New research from Switcher.ie shows lots of Irish consumers are in the dark about roaming fees

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13th July, 2018

Virgin Media TV customers to get free access to all Champions League and Europa League games - as some games move to new exclusive channel

Anyone who isn't a Virgin Media customer can access content via the Virgin Media TV app, for a monthly charge.

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12th July, 2018

Worried about the rise in phone scams? Digiweb has some tips on how to avoid falling victim

The scams generally involve receiving or missing calls from unknown numbers

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12th July, 2018

Are you an SSE Airtricity customer? Your bills will be increasing from Saturday

The price hike will add €140 onto dual fuel bills for the average customer

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11th July, 2018

Pure Telecom survey finds only a third of Irish people trust social media to protect their data

Millennials are more trusting than older generations

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11th July, 2018

ESRI study finds broadband and mobile customers who have never switched are really resistant to doing so

This is despite the huge savings that can be made by switching

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10th July, 2018

Eight energy suppliers have now announced summer price hikes

Bord Gáis Energy and PrePayPower are the latest suppliers to do so.

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10th July, 2018

Ireland ranks 36th in Worldwide Broadband Speed League for second year running

Mean download speeds are up 4 Mbps since last year

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6th July, 2018

Get a FREE 32-inch LG TV when you sign up to Sky TV

There are plans to suit every TV viewer.

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6th July, 2018

CRU report finds energy switchers could have saved over €1,400 in the last four years

Active customers can make huge savings - but majority of customers still don't switch.

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4th July, 2018

Switcher.ie EXCLUSIVE - Sky fibre broadband for just €35 per month for 12 months

This could save you up to €240.

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2nd July, 2018

TV3 Group is rebranding as Virgin Media Television

TV3, 3e and be3, will be renamed ‘Virgin Media One’, ‘Virgin Media Two’ and ‘Virgin Media Three’

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2nd July, 2018

Panda Power and Pinergy both plan to hike prices from 1 August

This brings the total amount of price increases so far this summer to six.

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29th June, 2018

Energia dual fuel customers to see bills rise by €180 per year from 1 August

This is the fourth price hike of the summer so far

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