The Weekly Record: Sky announce changes, LittleBigPlanet2 arrives, and €5m deal for SBI

Saturday, January 22nd, 2011

Satellite Broadband Ireland secured a big contract, Sony launched a game but first it’s time to talk about the telly.
Those of you who’ve seen all those ads for Sky Atlantic with Dustin Hoffman won’t be all that surprised by our opening item. Sky has confirmed a number of changes to its Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Taking [...]

The Weekly Record: Ireland isn’t spamulicious, Tennis players team up with Sony Ericsson, and Gamestop roll out the giveaways

Saturday, January 15th, 2011

It’s been a busy week with some product launches, news about spam, and plans to make Tennis players better at social media all announced.
We begin with some number crunching this week as IT security firm Sophos has published the latest Dirty Dozen of spam relaying countries, covering the fourth quarter of 2010. The United States [...]

The Weekly Record: Iomega answer Bonnie Tyler’s call and Firefox overtakes IE

Saturday, January 8th, 2011

We’re finally back from an extended Christmas break with news about O2 giving away credit, Sony launching a new phone and a chance for me to reference Footloose.
Mobile operator O2 Ireland will give away over €10 million worth of free credit in the first six months of the year.New prepay customers joining the O2 network [...]