The Web Summit had a surprise announcement to make yesterday, revealing that rapper Nas is to speak at this year's event.
Start-ups 15.Apr.2015 08:10
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Irish technology leaders will converge in Dublin’s Digital Exchange tomorrow to discuss the business case for diversity and why a Yes vote on 22 May is best for Ireland’s tech sector.
Business 15.Apr.2015 07:23
A recent ruling in Russia has essentially outlawed internet memes – which is significant given the country’s president Vladimir Putin’s popularity as a subject of them.
Digital Life 15.Apr.2015 07:00
More and more companies are targeting a staff retention model it seems, with a spike in HR roles available in Ireland. Elsewhere, engineering is seeing a significant spike in interest.
Careers 15.Apr.2015 00:10
Visitors to the Science Gallery, Dublin on 14 April were able to catch a glimpse of the incredible spider dress designed by Anouk Wipprecht and powered by Intel’s internet of things (IoT) wearable platform, Edison.
Innovation 14.Apr.2015 17:11
After a five-year hiatus, the classic guitar karaoke game Guitar Hero returns after a major overhaul and now includes the ability to play before a ‘live’ audience with crowds reacting to your playing ability.
Digital Life 14.Apr.2015 16:42
In a bid to better understand the formation of our solar system, the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Rosetta probe and Philae lander have returned back their latest findings showing Comet 67P has no magnetic nucleus.
Innovation 14.Apr.2015 15:36
A major funding round by Irish-founded company Movidius, raising a total of nearly €38m, means 100 new jobs in Dublin as the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) continues.
Careers 14.Apr.2015 14:12
With research indicating that medical data will double every 73 days by 2020, IBM is committing its supercomputer, Watson, to the task of analysing this data explosion.
Business 14.Apr.2015 14:09
Waterford Institute of Technology’s Telecommunications Software & Systems Group (TSSG) is coordinating an aquaculture research project that will pool knowledge and tech to improve the global fish farm industry.
Innovation 14.Apr.2015 12:34
Space-tech firm Enbio has opened a €1.5m Space Technology Centre in Clonmel, Co Tipperary in order to further develop its ‘sunscreen technology’ for the European Space Agency (ESA).
Careers 14.Apr.2015 12:03
In a major report on cyberattacks in 2014, Symantec discovered that five out of six large companies were targeted, with slow patch responses only adding to the problem.
Enterprise 14.Apr.2015 11:32
Following a successful partnership last year, Camara and UCD Volunteers Overseas (UCDVO) plan to install a next-generation low-energy computer lab in the rural town of Gros-Morne, Haiti.
Clean Tech 14.Apr.2015 11:20
For the first time, scientists have been able to record the existence of liquid water beneath the surface of Mars thanks to the Curiosity rover, but say it offers no assurance of life still existing on the planet.
Innovation 14.Apr.2015 10:31
Fleep, the business messenger service developed by former Skype engineers in Estonia, has just brought out Fleep ID, which integrates emails, chats and messaging, even with those outside the Fleep network.
Comms 14.Apr.2015 10:21