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# development - Thursday 4 December, 2014

What else could I get for the €765,000 pricetag on this 18th century mill in Galway?
# Home Exchange
# Home Exchange

What else could I get for the €765,000 pricetag on this 18th century mill in Galway?

Dec 4th 2014, 4:03 PM 2,186 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at what that amount of moolah could get you around the rest of the country.

# development - Thursday 20 November, 2014

'He used to give me daggers from the bench' - Cheika on Sexton's rise from sub to star
# Development
From The42
# Development

'He used to give me daggers from the bench' - Cheika on Sexton's rise from sub to star

Nov 20th 2014, 5:21 PM 13,155 Views 6 Comments

Sexton broke into the Leinster team while Michael Cheika was in charge.

# development - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

FIFA ethics chief to make 2018, 2022 World Cup statement
# Development
From The42
# Development

FIFA ethics chief to make 2018, 2022 World Cup statement

Nov 12th 2014, 9:09 PM 10,772 Views 21 Comments

The author of the report, former US federal prosecutor Michael Garcia has long campaigned for the details to be made public.

# development - Monday 10 November, 2014

Why the founder of Hailo is betting on drones and robotics
# Development
# Development

Why the founder of Hailo is betting on drones and robotics

Nov 10th 2014, 10:39 AM 7,449 Views 10 Comments

Jay Bregman left his role as co-CEO of Hailo to start focusing on robotics and drones

# development - Friday 10 October, 2014

Academy-inspired Connacht looking to keep up their side of the IRFU bargain
# Development
From The42
# Development

Academy-inspired Connacht looking to keep up their side of the IRFU bargain

Oct 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,737 Views 13 Comments

‘The strength of our academy is that they actually get game time at the top level,’ says manager Tim Allnutt

# development - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Ten more CoderDojo clubs are to be set up over next twelve months
# Coding
# Coding

Ten more CoderDojo clubs are to be set up over next twelve months

Oct 9th 2014, 7:15 AM 10,757 Views 15 Comments

The exact locations has yet to be set in stone, but it’s expected that some of them will be set up in Dublin, Kildare and Limerick.

# development - Friday 3 October, 2014

Builders are not happy with the government's new social housing plan
# Housing
# Housing

Builders are not happy with the government's new social housing plan

Oct 3rd 2014, 6:15 AM 13,805 Views 64 Comments

But a housing charity thinks it’s not so bad.

# development - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Lam's infectious energy setting the tone for reinvigorated Connacht
# Vision
From The42
# Vision

Lam's infectious energy setting the tone for reinvigorated Connacht

Sep 18th 2014, 7:40 AM 3,246 Views 3 Comments

The western province’s head coach explains the philosophy that drives his work in Galway.

# development - Saturday 13 September, 2014

'Is it time for us to think a little differently?' - Niall Quinn has a vision for Irish football
# Blueprint
From The42
# Blueprint

'Is it time for us to think a little differently?' - Niall Quinn has a vision for Irish football

Sep 13th 2014, 10:15 AM 7,740 Views 22 Comments

The ex-Ireland striker would love to get involved with the development of young players at grassroots level.

# development - Friday 12 September, 2014

NAMA is set to build 4,500 new residential units in the nation's capital
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

NAMA is set to build 4,500 new residential units in the nation's capital

Sep 12th 2014, 11:46 AM 7,226 Views 19 Comments

The action by the State owned bad bank could see a potential 25,000 units developed into residential properties.

# development - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Google working on quantum computing chip that will help develop artificial intelligence
# AI
# AI

Google working on quantum computing chip that will help develop artificial intelligence

Sep 3rd 2014, 10:11 AM 5,155 Views 27 Comments

The aim is to develop a chip that will allow machines to one day think like humans.

# development - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Research conducted by Irish scientists could mean the end of organ donors
# Breaking Ground
# Breaking Ground

Research conducted by Irish scientists could mean the end of organ donors

Aug 28th 2014, 11:12 AM 11,203 Views 15 Comments

New technology uses sound waves to target specific cells.

# development - Monday 11 August, 2014

Munster in seventh as Daveta take inaugural Limerick World Club 7s crown
# Development
From The42
# Development

Munster in seventh as Daveta take inaugural Limerick World Club 7s crown

Aug 11th 2014, 11:15 AM 6,639 Views 5 Comments

Colm McMahon’s men had a mixed afternoon on the second day of action in Thomond Park.

# development - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Poll: Should more action be taken to kick-start the property industry?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should more action be taken to kick-start the property industry?

Aug 10th 2014, 9:29 AM 10,326 Views 109 Comments

A top developer is calling for a “fast-track plan” so that demand can be met.

# development - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Ireland donates €1.5 million to South Sudan famine prevention fund
# South Sudan
# South Sudan

Ireland donates €1.5 million to South Sudan famine prevention fund

Aug 7th 2014, 4:40 PM 6,135 Views 80 Comments

Seán Sherlock condemned the killing of aid personnel as they provided humanitarian relief to those impacted by the ongoing violence.

# development - Monday 4 August, 2014

Turns out videogames can benefit children (but only in short bursts)
# In Moderation
# In Moderation

Turns out videogames can benefit children (but only in short bursts)

Aug 4th 2014, 10:50 AM 6,455 Views 30 Comments

Researchers from Oxford University found that playing videogames for up to an hour a day had a small but positive impact on children.

# development - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

A 400-acre 'suburb' in Cherrywood is now on the market for €220 million
# Masterplanning
# Masterplanning

A 400-acre 'suburb' in Cherrywood is now on the market for €220 million

Jul 16th 2014, 11:34 AM 17,156 Views 79 Comments

The land is “bigger than Hyde Park” and could hold nearly 4,000 homes.

# development - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Blood, guts and green energy: Scientists get €23m in research funding
# Here You Go
# Here You Go

Blood, guts and green energy: Scientists get €23m in research funding

Jul 8th 2014, 2:14 PM 4,655 Views 1 Comment

They have four years to spend it all (sorry – complete their studies)

Opinion: Is imagination more important than knowledge?
# Make-believe
# Make-believe

Opinion: Is imagination more important than knowledge?

Jul 8th 2014, 8:00 AM 55,437 Views 34 Comments

Day dreaming is routinely dismissed as a waste of time but there is profound power in make-believe.

# development - Monday 7 July, 2014

200 jobs up for grabs as Ryanair launches digital lab
# High Flyers
# High Flyers

200 jobs up for grabs as Ryanair launches digital lab

Jul 7th 2014, 3:59 PM 14,085 Views 32 Comments

The 200 roles will cover areas like software development, marketing and innovation hackers, which will aim to develop the next generation of apps and services.

Opinion: An opportunity to rid the world of poverty is on the horizon
# Sustainable Development
# Sustainable Development

Opinion: An opportunity to rid the world of poverty is on the horizon

Jul 7th 2014, 1:00 PM 27 Views 36 Comments

A concerted push for global development, the Millennium Development Goals, will wrap up next year. The UN is meeting today to discuss what comes next – inequality and climate change must be on the agenda this time.

# development - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Reigning champions Leinster make plans for restructured British & Irish Cup
# Development
From The42
# Development

Reigning champions Leinster make plans for restructured British & Irish Cup

Jun 24th 2014, 2:09 PM 5,813 Views 1 Comment

Girvan Dempsey’s side have been drawn alongside Plymouth, Jersey and a Welsh qualifier.

# development - Monday 16 June, 2014

Hanrahan and McGrath start as Emerging Ireland ring the changes
# Development
From The42
# Development

Hanrahan and McGrath start as Emerging Ireland ring the changes

Jun 16th 2014, 11:05 AM 7,604 Views 14 Comments

Head coach Dan McFarland has included 20-year-old hooker Bryan Byrne in his starting team to face Uruguay.

# development - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

NAMA to sell major site next to half-built former Anglo headquarters
# Up For Grabs
# Up For Grabs

NAMA to sell major site next to half-built former Anglo headquarters

Jun 4th 2014, 7:40 AM 9,236 Views 17 Comments

It is envisaged that the completed development will be similar in size to the commercial footprint of the Spencer Dock development.

# development - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Sewer work will not delay children's hospital project
# Right On Time
# Right On Time

Sewer work will not delay children's hospital project

Jun 3rd 2014, 10:47 PM 8,039 Views 4 Comments

The development board for the hospital said the project is on target and transition of services will start before the end of 2018.

# development - Monday 2 June, 2014

How does your local council spend its money?
# Funding
# Funding

How does your local council spend its money?

Jun 2nd 2014, 8:00 AM 12,066 Views 31 Comments

A new website gives a breakdown of how much each local authority in Ireland gets and where the money goes.

# development - Friday 23 May, 2014

Now Samsung is working on its own Oculus Rift-style VR headset
# Development
# Development

Now Samsung is working on its own Oculus Rift-style VR headset

May 23rd 2014, 5:26 PM 6,347 Views 11 Comments

On top of that, the company is also working on a smartwatch that can work without being tehered to a smartphone and wearable smartglasses designed to compete against Google’s own version.

# development - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Students get chance to show off digital skills with launch of Future 8 Awards
# Multimedia
# Multimedia

Students get chance to show off digital skills with launch of Future 8 Awards

May 6th 2014, 3:00 PM 4,355 Views 4 Comments

The competition, which is open to children and teenagers aged 7 – 17, features eight categories and promises that each main prize will be a “money-can’t-buy experience.”

# development - Monday 14 April, 2014

Suas is back: Dublin cable car 'a creative idea that needs to be debated'
# Suas
# Suas

Suas is back: Dublin cable car 'a creative idea that needs to be debated'

Apr 14th 2014, 2:40 PM 32,379 Views 117 Comments

The plan is back on the agenda after being shelved in 2006.

Column: What is the psychological impact of spending so much time in 'cyberspace'?
# CyberPsychology
# CyberPsychology

Column: What is the psychological impact of spending so much time in 'cyberspace'?

Apr 14th 2014, 1:00 PM 861 Views 18 Comments

There are serious legal, ethical and philosophical challenges to protecting children in this technological age, writes Mary Aiken.

# development - Monday 17 March, 2014

Column: Autism – moving beyond labels and limits
# Development
# Development

Column: Autism – moving beyond labels and limits

Mar 17th 2014, 8:00 AM 739 Views 92 Comments

It is vitally important that we look beyond the labels and limits we place on children with developmental challenges, writes Karen O’Connor.

# development - Saturday 22 February, 2014

A coding textbook for Irish secondary schools could be written in one day
# Programming
# Programming

A coding textbook for Irish secondary schools could be written in one day

Feb 22nd 2014, 1:22 PM 19,632 Views 74 Comments

The attempt is under way today at Facebook’s European HQ in Dublin as part of International Open Data Day.

# development - Friday 21 February, 2014

'There's got to come a time where it's about now' - Martin Corry on England
# End Product
From The42
# End Product

'There's got to come a time where it's about now' - Martin Corry on England

Feb 21st 2014, 9:00 AM 6,929 Views 6 Comments

The former English captain has belief in Stuart Lancaster and his coaches, but says it’s time for results rather than development.

# development - Friday 31 January, 2014

Beer 'tasting' robot in Spain drinks lager and pilsner
# Robo-quaff
# Robo-quaff

Beer 'tasting' robot in Spain drinks lager and pilsner

Jan 31st 2014, 1:40 PM 5,960 Views 13 Comments

Probably the best robot job in the world.

# development - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Sochi: The 'dark side' of the 2014 Winter Games
# Russia
# Russia

Sochi: The 'dark side' of the 2014 Winter Games

Jan 21st 2014, 6:50 AM 13,968 Views 23 Comments

Locals living in the area undergoing development for the Games say that their living conditions only got worse and that authorities are not listening to their grievances.

# development - Friday 3 January, 2014

NAMA has raised €16.5 billion since 2010
# Sales
# Sales

NAMA has raised €16.5 billion since 2010

Jan 3rd 2014, 3:36 PM 15,525 Views 57 Comments

The bad bank raised €5.8 billion of that figure in 2013.

# development - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Ireland to send 40 tonnes of aid to South Sudan
# Emergency
# Emergency

Ireland to send 40 tonnes of aid to South Sudan

Jan 2nd 2014, 5:31 PM 8,151 Views 41 Comments

The emergency aid includes jerry cans, mosquito nets and kitchen sets.

# development - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Aaron McKenna: A functioning charity sector needs to pay well
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: A functioning charity sector needs to pay well

Dec 21st 2013, 8:00 AM 67 Views 63 Comments

People working in charities have mortgages and kids and wants and desires. The sector can’t hope to recruit and retain top class people, capable of running very complex operations, if they offer significantly less than the private sector.

# development - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Women are fighting the vicious cycle of poverty in India with one simple idea
# India
# India

Women are fighting the vicious cycle of poverty in India with one simple idea

Dec 11th 2013, 8:00 AM 9,036 Views 9 Comments

“We used to depend entirely on our husbands for money… now we make our own decisions.”

# development - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Over 550 unfinished estates have been resolved in the last year, but 1,200 remain
# Ghost Estates
# Ghost Estates

Over 550 unfinished estates have been resolved in the last year, but 1,200 remain

Nov 28th 2013, 2:32 PM 8,282 Views 28 Comments

The Minister for Housing says that progress is being made on unfinished housing estates.