Dublin and Kerry tech start-up ZinMobi has secured a €560,000 investment, €250,000 of which has come from Enterprise Ireland through its high-potential start-up programme.
Start-ups 05.Mar.2014 12:02
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VCE, a cloud computing and software infrastructure company, is to create 150 new jobs at its Cork R&D facility in the next two years.
Careers 05.Mar.2014 10:23
As the tablet and smartphone markets continue their dominance in the tech sector, desktop PC shipments are expected to fall by a further 6pc in 2014 and even further by 2018.
Business 05.Mar.2014 09:54
Yahoo! has announced its various online websites will gradually phase out the ability to login with Gmail or Facebook account information and will require a Yahoo! account instead.
New Media 05.Mar.2014 09:25
Elon Musk’s electric car business Tesla has revealed plans to expand into Europe, starting with 30 new showrooms and right-hand drive models for the UK and potentially Ireland.
Clean Tech 05.Mar.2014 08:31
Former CIA contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden will be talking about privacy via live video at the SXSW Interactive festival in Austin, Texas, on Monday.
Enterprise 05.Mar.2014 07:00
Chip maker Intel has accelerated its activity in the wearable computing space with the acquisition of smartwatch maker Basis Science for around US$100m.
Business 04.Mar.2014 17:02
RTÉ has apologised to viewers after an ‘infuriating’ technical glitch caused a phrase to loop on Prime Time last night for about 10 minutes. The Irish state broadcaster has attributed the gaffe to equipment failure.
New Media 04.Mar.2014 15:11
A new research centre for the development of new plastic technologies with far-reaching applications across multiple sectors has opened at the Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT).
Innovation 04.Mar.2014 15:08
Peter Oppenheimer, Apple’s senior-vice president and CFO, will retire at the end of September. Luca Maestri, Apple’s vice-president of finance and corporate controller, will succeed Oppenheimer.
Business 04.Mar.2014 14:27
The first bitcoin ATM in Ireland is to soon be installed in a café in Dublin by indigenous bitcoin firm BitVendo.
Business 04.Mar.2014 14:06
While Ireland performed well above the EU average on international scientific co-publications and licence and patent revenues from abroad, it is still an ‘innovation follower’ rather than ‘innovation leader’, a new EU scoreboard reveals.
Innovation 04.Mar.2014 11:43