Aspiro set to launch streaming service with Irish ISP
Scandinavian digital music firm Aspiro has signed a letter of intent with an Irish ISP to power its new streaming music service, due to launch in the Autumn. Aspiro was obliged to disclose the deal under Swedish financial...
June 21, 2011
IRMA wants graduated response systems for mobile broadband providers
Irish industry body IRMA is already working with one local ISP, Eircom, on a graduated response regime to tackle piracy. Now it's extending its focus to mobile broadband providers, with lawsuits against operators O2 and 3...
May 28, 2010
Irish music blogs protest at IMRO licensing demands
The latest country to see controversy around music blogs and licensing is Ireland, where the Irish Music Rights Organisation (IMRO) is contacting blogs demanding they sign up to its Limited Online Exploitation Licence to...
April 30, 2010
Irish ISP gets green light for three strikes regime
An Irish High Court ruling has given ISP Eircom the go-ahead to cut off internet access to persistent illegal downloaders. The ISP had agreed to do so last year, as part of a settlement with music industry group IRMA.
April 19, 2010