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Mobile Devices Latest Target for Spam and Malware

The proportion of spam emails decreased in 2015 to 55.28 percent of all email traffic, a fall of 11.48 percent on the previous year, according to the latest Kaspersky Lab Security Bulletin. But mobile devices are increasingly being targeted by cybercriminals. The cybersecurity company’s latest bulletin said that in 2015 cybercriminals continued to send out […]

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Showcase – Ireland’s Creative Expo®

Yesterday, Sunday 24th January 2016, accompanied by the IEDR, Blacknight attended Showcase Ireland’s Creative Expo®. On behalf of Blacknight, armed with merely a laptop and a PowerPoint presentation I spoke to a full house on the topic ‘Boosting your online business and success’. Presentation overview Search engine optimisation Content Management Webmaster tools & tricks Tips […]

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Want To Join The Irish Chapter of ISOC?

The Internet Society has been around for years, but while there are some Irish members, there isn’t an Irish chapter. That’s changing (hopefully!). In the last week an application to form an Irish chapter of the Internet Society (ISOC) was submitted. While the chapter is currently only in its formative stage it is actively recruiting […]

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IEDR Calls on SMEs to Apply for OPTIMISE 2015

You may recall our blog post announcing the winners of OPTIMISE 2014 The official awards ceremony was held last week and while we were attending we’re sorry to say that unfortunately  we don’t have any photos. However OPTIMISE 2015 was announced and launched by the Minister for Communications, Alex White, T.D. If you don’t know what […]

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The .Irish Domain Is One Step Closer!

Last night the launch of the .irish top level domain (the bit on the right of the dot) got a little bit closer. Dot Irish LLC, which is the company that applied to run the .irish domain name registry, signed their contract with ICANN yesterday. Who is .irish for? Well unless the domain name extension […]

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Press Release: Irish registrar says New RAA is a step in the right direction

Following up on my blog post from earlier we just sent this out to the media: Blacknight Announce New ICANN Registrar Accreditation Agreement Irish registrar says New RAA is a step in the right direction. April 23, 2013 – Carlow, Ireland – Leading Irish domain registrar Blacknight, announces positive changes to the New ICANN Registrar […]

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Is English Your Second Language?

While we might be a 100% Irish owned company (and proud of it!) we have clients in over 120 countries worldwide. For many of our clients English is not their first language and we want to be able to serve them better. So with that in mind we’re looking for multi-lingual staff to join our […]

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