At around 2am this morning my broadband died suddenly. I was annoyed, and could have just used my o2 broadband but i took that as my cue to go to bed… i woke up this morning to find broadband was STILL dead. photo credit: sochotnicky Now i was really annoyed – 8 or 9 hours … Read morewhat to do when broadband dies?
Just over a week ago, i got a PS3 and a new TV. The PS3 has an in built wifi connection but it was struggling to stream any sort of video or media fluidly over my local wifi network. Now i could have just used cables to physcially connect the PS3 to my PC, but … Read moremajor boost in speed
I’ve only been back a few days and despite the blip on day one, i’m very happy with how the year is shaping up. One of the major problems for me last year was wi-fi. College has it, but not all rooms do. When there’s congestion, wi-fi becomes unusable. That cost me big time in … Read moregood start to college
Eircom (Ireland’s largest ISP) have yet again crumbled this evening following another DOS attack. This has happened not once, not twice, not three times, but now 4 TIMES in the last 6 weeks alone. photo credit: The CBI On September 1st, Eircom blocked thepiratebay.org – the first site ever blocked / censored by an Irish … Read moreeircom FAIL
It’s just not been a good week or so for me online. Firstly, i was reduced to worse than dial up speeds last week. For the past 48 hours, i’ve been without broadband at home full stop. I can’t find any press releases or news on this, which highlights just what a shambles of an … Read moreBroadband Down!