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Iceland, Ireland and Switzerland with most expensive internet in the Europe, UAE in the world

Comparing to the rest of the world, Europe internet prices are significantly lower. In the Top Ten most expensive countries in the world are three from Europe: Iceland, Ireland and Switzerland. Ukraine and Russia are on the other side, with lowest prices. Difference is ..huge! United Arab Emirates internet users are paying the highest rates in the world. Europe is…

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Vodafone Ireland sees organic revenues decline on new roaming regulations

Company reports a 13% rise in first-half organic adjusted core earnings to €7.4bn  Vodafone Ireland recorded a 1.7 per cent rise in service revenues to €234.3 million in the second quarter on the back of a rise in fixed broadband and mobile users. However, once the impact of regulatory changes including roaming and mobile termination regulations are added in, the country’s…

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Cheapest Broadband Deals in Ireland

The availability of  faster broadband in Ireland has increased in the past couple of years as Fibre broadband gradually spreads across the country. Fibre can give broadband speeds of up to 100Mbps – compared to the maximum 24Mbps on copper phone lines (DSL) .   We have looked at some of the packages out there to try and help you find…

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Vodafone Ireland denies downgrading pay-as-you-go customers when roaming in EU

One reader complained: ‘It was practically impossible to use Facebook or Twitter’ Readers have contacted Independent.ie complaining that their Vodafone mobile access has been curtailed from 4G to 3G when travelling abroad, despite a new EU law requiring operators to abide by the ‘roam like home’ principle.  Under Vodafone’s terms and conditions for prepay users, 4G is not provided to…

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Vodafone Ireland starts Roam-Like-At-Home for all customers

Vodafone Ireland announced that all customers will benefit from ‘roam like at home’ in the EU at no extra charge. Postpaid customers can use their home allowance at no extra charge when roaming in the EU, and incoming calls from Europe are free. READ MORE: Virgin Media Ireland launches wifi service for businesses Beyond the monthly package, they pay the…

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Virgin Media Ireland launches wifi service for businesses

‘Fast, reliable wifi’ priced from €30 a month Virgin Media Ireland has launched a wifi service for Irish businesses, which it says will boost local economies and benefit both companies and their customers. Virgin Wifi was unveiled at the Irish Maritime Festival in Drogheda, an event sponsored by the cable company. Businesses can access “fast, reliable wifi” for their businesses from €30…

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Eir introduces WiFi Calling for blackspots, roaming

Eir has introduced WiFi Calling for all 144,000 of its and Meteor mobile customers. The company said the free service will provide a solution for mobile coverage in blackspots, or in homes, commercial buildings or areas where it can be difficult to get a mobile signal. Under the system, users will be able to make and receive calls and texts…

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RingCentral Announces New European Offering

RingCentral Office® extends presence to 13 European countries with in-country purchasing capability and euro billing Adds new channel partners in Europe RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE:RNG), a leading provider of enterprise cloud communications and collaboration solutions, today announced the ability for customers to purchase RingCentral Office across 13 European countries. RingCentral’s in-country European expansion signifies a strong commitment to providing local presence…

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Amazon Plans To Open €1bn Dublin Data Centre With A Large Data Campus

The e-commerce giant keeps building its presence in Ireland Amazon is planning to open a €1 billion (£873m) data centre campus in west Dublin, fuelling the expansion of its cloud and web services. The e-commerce giant has submitted plans to build a 20,739 square metre data centre in Mulhuddart near Dublin, according to the Irish Independent. The data centre itself…

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