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Changes in the Irish mobile market

Changes in the Irish mobile market

Previously in June we covered the changing trends in the mobile market that had been identified by Comreg for Q1 2015. With the latest report with data from Q2 2015 published, we again have a look at how Irish customers are using their devices and what they are paying.

What's the best value network for roaming?

What's the best value network for roaming?

Are you on the cheapest roaming plan? Using your mobile phone while travelling can be expensive. Complicated roaming fees and high charges mean that prices vary significantly depending on where you are travelling and what network you are on. Calls for the same trip can range in cost from tens of euro to thousands of euro! Unfortunately, the Irish consumer has to be very careful when roaming, be it for leisure or business.

The Death of the SMS?

The Death of the SMS?

The SMS is in decline; according to research published by COMREG, the usage of SMS in Ireland has dropped a massive 44% between the years 2011 to 2015. In this post we examine the history of the SMS, the main challenges that it faces and whether or not the technology has a future at all.