Archive | October, 2016


Blacknight Supports ‘Making Ireland Click’ Digital Literacy Campaign

Making Ireland Click is a new four-part television series aimed at promoting digital literacy in Ireland. Episode 1 will be broadcast on Monday 31 October at 7:30pm on RTÉ One. The show follows Oscar winner David Puttnam, who is Irelandʼs Digital Champion, as he travels around Ireland on a mission to get citizens connected. Each episode will examine a different […]

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Free Blacknight Website Workshop at IndieCork

As sponsors at this years IndieCork Film Festival, we’re giving a free website workshop at the Blacknight Festival Centre on Saturday at 2pm, titled: Building your Reputation Online – A Practical Guide. A workshop that will demonstrate how creative practitioners can look at making your own website, with a minimum of cost, and maximum of impact. Social networks […]

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Ireland's Internet Day

Boost Your Business & Get 25% Off Tickets to Ireland’s Internet Day 2016

Ireland’s Internet Day is an initiative of the IE Domain Registry, aimed at encouraging online business in Ireland. As the website explains: The internet is evolving at a startling speed and creating some of the biggest businesses and wealthiest people in history. Internet technologies like e-commerce have the power to massively increase the presence of […]

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Extreme Art: IndieCork is Doing It Like Nowhere Else [Video]

On Sunday the Blacknight Festival Centre will open its doors to participants at IndieCork Festival, and it will remain open all week, each day from 12pm. At the Festival programme launch last week, we spoke to some of the filmmakers  who will be showing their work at IndieCork, and we’ll bring you their stories over the next few days. John Mulvaney is the director […]

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Special Offer on .LGBT domains for The Outing 2016

The Outing, the world’s  first LGBT Matchmaking and Music Festival, gets underway tomorrow in Lisdoonvarna, County Clare – and Blacknight will be there as sponsors. And we’re bringing gifts – thanks to our friends in the .LGBT domain name registry! Look what just arrived from @dotLGBT ! Lip-balm! We're off to #Lisdoonvarna to pack the gift bags for […]

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IndieCork 2016 is Here! Win Tickets! [Video]

We’ve got more tickets to give away for the Blacknight-sponsored IndieCork Film Festival which starts on Sunday. This time we’ll draw two winners who will each get two season tickets admitting them to all the screenings (excluding the opening night, and the Film Feast which is sold separately). The full programme for IndieCork 2016 is now available. […]

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