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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #30 on: May 15, 2014, 12:40:07 AM »
Not as good as free-to-air but an improvement on $20/game in the pub.

I await the uproar from the "grassroots are being fleeced" crowd with great interest.

Stark contrast to when RTE's PR machine is in full defensive swing or not!

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #31 on: May 15, 2014, 01:01:26 PM »
Is there a full schedule on the games that will be covered? I'm also wondering will matches be streamed live that are not necessary being broadcasted live on RTE ? 

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #32 on: May 15, 2014, 01:12:53 PM »

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #33 on: May 15, 2014, 01:55:53 PM »
http://gaago.rte.ie/fixtures.html

thanks a million midLouth.  Is it strange that I'm contemplating getting a world package (route through VPN) to watch qualifiers matches from Ireland?  All to have the comfort of my  home and avoid having to go to the pub.  I see how the year works out and my interest in those closer to it.

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #34 on: May 15, 2014, 03:53:06 PM »
Are people who do not have sky aware of the sky go app that lets you hook up to another account? Its a great job, meaning I have free Sky sports after linking up to my parents account.

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« Reply #35 on: May 15, 2014, 04:03:23 PM »
Are people who do not have sky aware of the sky go app that lets you hook up to another account? Its a great job, meaning I have free Sky sports after linking up to my parents account.

You don't really have free access, your scabbing off you folks to get it.

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #36 on: May 15, 2014, 04:45:22 PM »
Get a life

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #37 on: June 15, 2014, 05:11:17 PM »
Are there many other UK based posters on here? Lads what are ye doing to get to watch the matches for the rest of the summer???

I went on to the GAAGO site before the Mon/Tyrone match and read up the terms of service. If I'm interpreting it right the service will basically stop for UK users at the AIQF stage (where we will only get 2 out of the 4 games). No semis or finals because they will be on Sky. What are we to do if we do not have Sky in the house already and live nowhere near an Irish pub?? Pay a fortune to get Sky installed to only watch one thing ie GAA? That's a non runner.

I tried the old dodgy streams route today for the football and saw a grand total of about 5 minutes. I have Hola unblocker to try and get the rte.ie stream from Island of Ireland but it cuts out for me constantly but most of use time the page won't even load. Useless.

So what are my options for seeing the whole of the championship? GAAGO for the early stages then hope for the best with streams for the Aug/Sept games?? I have no problem with paying a subscription to get full coverage but it looks like the deal with Sky has robbed me of the climax of the championship. Anyone else in the same boat or with any suggestions I am over looking??

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #38 on: June 15, 2014, 05:15:28 PM »
I'm in the local pubs or the hurling. Might fork out for next year but haven't the spare beans for it after buying a house. Not buying sky anyways.
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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #39 on: August 09, 2014, 03:44:05 PM »
Have paid for the Donegal match with gaago. Unable to get it to.play on a kindle fire. Click link to watch and diddly. Flash playing Tec. Anyone any ideas? Be nice if they let you test a 5 second recorded stream to test the bastardin thing before paying

Thanks in as advance

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #40 on: August 10, 2014, 12:24:41 PM »
Sorry to hear that ogorman, send an email to rte and they will sort you out, or at least they did when I emailed them.

I have to say the service has been excellent and I am very satisfied with the quality of the picture, and I had my doubts at the start.  Well done (so far) to all involved, please make sure ye have enough bandwidth foe the semis and finals when the demand increases.

Also, it would be nice to put the Sunday game on there like it was last year on premium sports.
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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #41 on: February 28, 2015, 06:14:45 PM »
Anyone have a promo code for this or any US based posters using it? I'd like to give it a go but for the price I'd like to make sure it's a great deal better than the old setanta broadband
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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #42 on: February 28, 2015, 06:32:59 PM »
Anyone have a promo code for this or any US based posters using it? I'd like to give it a go but for the price I'd like to make sure it's a great deal better than the old setanta broadband

I find it very unreliable, constantly buffering every few seconds.  They tell me it's my ISP, but I stream other stuff with no problem.   A friend of mine uses it, and it works for him just fine...so I guess it depends.

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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #43 on: February 28, 2015, 09:10:20 PM »
I think those adverts will be a bit annoying as the year progresses. Who are the Sexton sisters?
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Re: GAAGO where are you?
« Reply #44 on: March 01, 2015, 01:41:11 AM »
GAAGO has the worst streaming of any video site I use. Frustrating is an understatement, when you try to get into the momentum of a match. Stream interrupts nearly every minute. This happens on no other site I use for video.
Anyone  have similar experience?