Broadband, TV & Home Phone News

Here's where you'll find all of the latest news on broadband, TV, and phone offers from our partners, including new products, improved features and great value deals. We'll also regularly be posting stories on Switcher.ie's research into the broadband, TV and phone market, as well as updates on the rollout of superfast broadband.

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SIRO is bringing Gigabit broadband to Kilkenny City

Speeds of up to 1,000Mbps will be available when the rollout concludes.

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The Sky Soundbox new all in one sound system from Sky and Devialet

The Sky Soundbox is on the way - and it’s impressive

Sky has teamed up with Devialet to launch the Soundbox

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SAVE €426 with Sky's new broadband, TV and phone deal

This is the best triple-play deal on the market at the moment

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Save €150 with Virgin Media's new broadband, TV and home phone discounts

There are great discounts on broadband and phone plans, too.

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Sign up to Sky TV and get 20% off and a €100 prepaid MasterCard

This offer is available until Thursday, 5 October.

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 Paul Gilsenan Product Manager Virgin Media and Shane Loughrey Grant TV Product Manager Virgin Media launching the update of the Virgin  TV Anywhere App

Use the Virgin Media TV Anywhere app? It now has voice commands...

This will make it even easier to search for your favourite content.

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Digiweb celebrates 20 years in business

Digiweb offers broadband packages with speeds up to 1GB

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ComReg’s latest report shows our broadband speeds are increasing

The report also shows that the number of fixed broadband subscriptions in Ireland is growing.

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EXTENDED: Sign up to certain eir bundles on Switcher.ie and get a FREE jersey

This exclusive offer has been extended until the end of September.

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Autumn is coming - so here’s what you can look forward to on the box

There are plenty of new additions to the line-ups on Irish TV.

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The Virgin Media Phone app is being discontinued

After 31 August, the app will no longer be available.

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Sky Fibre is now available for just €30 per month

The discount lasts for 12 months, which means a €300 saving.

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Almost half of Irish parents believe poor school broadband is holding back their children

And a third would think about moving their child to a different school if their current school had unsatisfactory broadband access.

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How to watch McGregor v Mayweather in Ireland

If you want to watch this weekend's fight, you’ll need to figure out a plan soon.

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Virgin Media TV customers can now watch UKTV Play on-demand

This adds over 1,000 additional hours of catch-up TV to Virgin Media's On Demand platform.

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Paul Farrell from Virgin Media at the launch of Virgin Media Freedom Plans which are 30 day broadband and TV contracts

Don't want a lengthy contract? Try Freedom Broadband and TV from Virgin Media

The 30-day contracts could appeal to students, as we approach back-to-college time.

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Sky VIP is here, with rewards for loyal Sky customers

There are four different levels to the loyalty programme.

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EXCLUSIVE: Free jersey when you sign up to certain eir bundles on Switcher.ie

This offer applies to anyone signing up between now and 24 August.

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Do you pay your TV licence fee?

Pure Telecom’s research shows 55% of under-30s may stop paying it.

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Joe Persechino Commercial Operations Director EMEA at GSA and Paul Farrell Vice President of Commercial at Virgin Media announce the delivery of high speed internet access to 2000 students living in Uninest Student Residences

Students can get Virgin Media 1GB broadband in Uninest accommodation

Around 2,000 students will benefit from this superfast broadband in various Uninest apartment buildings in Dublin.

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Virgin Media announces free public WiFi for Clonmel

The WiFi will be made available by Virgin Media in Clonmel town centre.

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Sky adds two new Sky Sports channels at no extra cost

Sky is also rebranding most of its other sports channels, too.

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Sky summer sale: Half-price TV for six months

There are also great discounts on Sky's broadband, TV and home phone plans, as well as add-ons like Sky Sports.

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Save €240 on eir broadband, TV and phone bundles

If you're happy to go for a broadband and phone deal, you can save €195.

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5,000 properties in Gorey to get Virgin Media's ultrafast broadband by the end of the year

The company is also bringing free public WiFi to citizens in the town.

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