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10,000 remain without power following storms

Crews are still working to reconnect electricity to around 10,000 customers who remain without power following Storm Ophelia last Monday and Storm Brian yesterday. The ESB has again warned people to stay away from power lines on the ground as they are still live and dangerous. On Friday, Irish Water …

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Facebook Messenger adds PayPal as P2P payment option

As of Friday, Facebook Messenger users can make peer-to-peer payments with PayPal as a funding source, the social media company announced. The new functionality currently available to iOS users in the US and will come to Android users soon, Facebook said. Financial services, including services from PayPal, already have a …

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Taoiseach not ruling out sanctions over tracker scandal

The Taoiseach has said that the Government is not ruling out further regulation, sanctions and taxation on the banks if they do not compensate people wrongly moved off tracker mortgages. Speaking at the Fine Gael party presidential dinner in Dublin tonight, Mr Varadkar said the Government is frustrated at the lack of progress …

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