Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

| February 20, 2018

Scroll to top

Top

The Rest Archives -

Vodafone hosts Ireland’s first live 5G test

February 7, 2018 |

Vodafone Ireland, in partnership with Ericsson, have today announced Ireland’s first successful live demonstration of pre-standard 5G technology in Ireland. The event, which was held at the Douglas Hyde Gallery at Trinity College Dublin, showcased Vodafone Ireland and Ericsson achieving almost 15 Gigabit per second speeds with a latency of less than five milliseconds, demonstrating … Read More

Vodafone Launches ‘Fantastic Days’ Rewards Programme

February 1, 2018 |

Vodafone Ireland has just announced the launch of their brand new ‘Fantastic Days‘ Rewards Programme. Vodafone’s Fantastic Days programme’s is to “surprise all current customers with special, more personalised gifts tailored to individuals’ interests”. Vodafone say that the new programme will … Read More

The Big Consumer Tech Trends of 2018

January 14, 2018 |

Happy New Year! January is already flying by and the Christmas cobwebs have most definitely been dusted off. 2018 looks to be quite an impressive year for potential innovation and radical shifts in the world of consumer technology so we … Read More

TheEffect.Net voted ‘Best Digital & Technology Blog’ in Ireland!

October 6, 2017 |

WE DID IT!! On behalf of everyone here in TheEffect.Net HQ, I’m delighted to announce that we’ve just been awarded ‘Best Digital & Technology Blog’ in Ireland at last night’s V By Very Blog Awards Ireland 2017 in Dublin city centre!

Not only … Read More

GameStop Ireland launch partnership with Make-A-Wish

October 3, 2017 |

GameStop Ireland & Make-A-Wish have just announced a new partnership and to celebrate the announcement, they’ve granted 10 year old Oliver Hand’s wish of “the whole game console package”. They’ve also announced that GameStop will donate €1 for every FIFA ultimate team jersey … Read More

Dublin International Game Music Festival (iDIG) to headline at PlayersXpo 2017

September 18, 2017 |

PlayersXpo has just announced the Dublin International Game Music Festival (iDIG) as the latest act to join the PlayersXpo bill taking place on October 28th and 29th in the Convention Centre Dublin. iDIG will present two unique concerts across the bank holiday weekend, with a … Read More

FEATURE: Nostalgia is a Powerful Thing!

September 18, 2017 |

We’re hurtling through 2017 at break-neck speed but if you take one look at the year’s biggest films and must have games and gadgets, you’d be forgiven in thinking we’re still in the 80’s or 90’s. With re-imagined classics from … Read More

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For That Special Geek In Your Life

February 6, 2017 |

So it’s that time of year again and many a couple are booking tables in restaurants, buying flowers and boxes of chocolate and doing all round nice things for each other for Valentine’s Day. Being the tech fanatics that we … Read More

Irish Company Using NASA Technology To Create “World’s Coolest Beer Glass”

December 7, 2016 |

Here in TheEffect.Net HQ, we love our tech but, not surprisingly, we also love our beer (cider, stout, lager; you name it, we drink it!) so when we heard about an Irish start up company developing “The World’s Coolest Beer … Read More

Online Gaming Safety Tips

February 4, 2016 |

Following on from our recent interview on The Ryan Tubridy Show on RTE Radio 1, where we spoke about online gaming, the pros and cons and how best to protect yourself and your children from potentially dangerous scenarios and/or individuals, … Read More