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# 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 8,041 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 12,083 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 6,348 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 4,357 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 32,394 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 1,021 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 832 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 19,648 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 6,931 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 5,969 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 13,971 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 15,527 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 8,156 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 72 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 9,050 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 8,286 Views 28 Comments

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

# development - Friday 15 November, 2013

€10m R&D innovation centre officially opened in Limerick
# Development
# Development

€10m R&D innovation centre officially opened in Limerick

Nov 15th 2013, 7:16 AM 5,258 Views 2 Comments

The €10million also includes expansion of facilities at Cook Medical’s Limerick plant.

# development - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Gaming has become more mainstream - Football Manager chief
# Development
# Development

Gaming has become more mainstream - Football Manager chief

Nov 2nd 2013, 9:00 AM 7,118 Views 28 Comments

Miles Jacobson also told TheJournal.ie that his popular series is seen as the “Boyzone of the industry”

# development - Friday 11 October, 2013

ESB to develop energy efficient headquarters on Fitzwilliam Street
# ESB
# ESB

ESB to develop energy efficient headquarters on Fitzwilliam Street

Oct 11th 2013, 6:43 PM 5,991 Views 18 Comments

The company said the new building will showcase innovative technologies that will reduce the running costs by 50 per cent.

# development - Thursday 10 October, 2013

"We can finally put Priory Hall behind us" - deal is reached on apartment complex
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

"We can finally put Priory Hall behind us" - deal is reached on apartment complex

Oct 10th 2013, 7:41 PM 13,118 Views 65 Comments

Residents will be offered new mortgages, as well as being given 12 months to find a new house.

# development - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Ruud Dokter gives his first impressions of Irish football
# Development
From The42
# Development

Ruud Dokter gives his first impressions of Irish football

Oct 2nd 2013, 3:44 PM 3,108 Views 6 Comments

The FAI’S new High Performance Director and one of the men tasked with finding a new senior manager is asked for his early thoughts.

# development - Monday 23 September, 2013

Government announces aid funding for women and children
# Foreign Aid
# Foreign Aid

Government announces aid funding for women and children

Sep 23rd 2013, 6:15 AM 3,340 Views 25 Comments

The foreign aid minister says the money will protect the youngest and neediest in Irish society.

# development - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Tokyo's Olympic win impacts Germany's Euro bid
# Development
From The42
# Development

Tokyo's Olympic win impacts Germany's Euro bid

Sep 8th 2013, 12:52 PM 2,238 Views 0 Comments

The Germans are set to miss out on their chance to host the final of the competition.

# development - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank accused of having no solutions on Priory Hall
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank accused of having no solutions on Priory Hall

Sep 4th 2013, 6:08 PM 6,396 Views 35 Comments

CEOs Richie Boucher and Jim Brown came under pressure from TDs today to explain what they were doing to help former residents of the abandoned Donaghmede apartment complex.

# development - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Ireland's largest mosque gets planning permission
# Religion
# Religion

Ireland's largest mosque gets planning permission

Aug 29th 2013, 5:50 PM 38,236 Views 564 Comments

The mosque will be built in Clongriffin, County Dublin and will cater for up to 3,000 people.

# development - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Grimley confirmed to stay on as Armagh manager, McDonnell appointed U21 boss
# Development
From The42
# Development

Grimley confirmed to stay on as Armagh manager, McDonnell appointed U21 boss

Aug 20th 2013, 10:58 PM 1,481 Views 4 Comments

The former player expressed his delight at the news.

Swiss federation withdraws nomination for McQuaid
# Development
From The42
# Development

Swiss federation withdraws nomination for McQuaid

Aug 20th 2013, 8:02 PM 1,995 Views 4 Comments

Jamie Fuller told Newstalk’s Off the Ball that the organisation had “seen the light”.

# development - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Column: Living with the legacy of corruption
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Living with the legacy of corruption

Aug 1st 2013, 7:30 AM 154 Views 63 Comments

Young Dublin Fianna Fáil councillor Paul McAuliffe says the corruption revealed in the Mahon report makes it difficult to repair public’s trust in politics.

# development - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Rezoning, holidaying with Redmond and a secret map: Mahon's verdict on developer Jim Kennedy
# Mahon
# Mahon

Rezoning, holidaying with Redmond and a secret map: Mahon's verdict on developer Jim Kennedy

Jul 31st 2013, 8:30 PM 7,151 Views 11 Comments

The businessman was at the centre of the recent corruption trial which collapsed when witness Frank Dunlop fell ill. Today, Mahon has had its say on his involvement with lands in Carrickmines.

Why did we have to wait so long for the final Mahon chapter?
# Mahon
# Mahon

Why did we have to wait so long for the final Mahon chapter?

Jul 31st 2013, 12:25 PM 4,770 Views 18 Comments

The final chapter of the report was delayed due to a trial that ultimately collapsed.

Carrickmines: Final chapter of Mahon Tribunal report is published
# Mahon
# Mahon

Carrickmines: Final chapter of Mahon Tribunal report is published

Jul 31st 2013, 11:03 AM 5,261 Views 10 Comments

Read it here.

# development - Monday 15 July, 2013

Column: Today's countries in need are tomorrow's trading partners
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Today's countries in need are tomorrow's trading partners

Jul 15th 2013, 1:00 PM 19 Views 17 Comments

Ending global poverty means changing the way we view overseas aid and development – which is why the public have been invited to share ideas about Ireland’s contribution to the world stage, writes Joe Costello TD.

# development - Monday 1 July, 2013

# development - Saturday 29 June, 2013

George Orwell warned us about more than just Big Brother
# Futurist
# Futurist

George Orwell warned us about more than just Big Brother

Jun 29th 2013, 8:30 PM 36,112 Views 39 Comments

Countryside overrun by housing developments, commercialism and greed – the 1984 author is one to re-read.

# development - Friday 14 June, 2013

Major Limerick rejuvenation plan to create 5,000 jobs
# Limerick
# Limerick

Major Limerick rejuvenation plan to create 5,000 jobs

Jun 14th 2013, 9:00 PM 14,699 Views 79 Comments

Don’t get too excited though, the new plan for Limerick is spread over the next 17 years.

# development - Monday 10 June, 2013

Proposal to place petrol station next to school rejected by Dublin City Council
# Planning
# Planning

Proposal to place petrol station next to school rejected by Dublin City Council

Jun 10th 2013, 9:35 PM 15,442 Views 64 Comments

Parents and children from Gaelscoil Cholmcille protested outside Dublin City Council over the plan, which was proposed as part of the extension of Dublin’s Luas line.

Column: Proposed road through Kilkenny shows the lack of value placed on heritage
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Proposed road through Kilkenny shows the lack of value placed on heritage

Jun 10th 2013, 7:30 PM 143 Views 61 Comments

Building a central access road in the heart of historic Kilkenny while simultaneously trying to encourage tourism based on the city’s architectural heritage makes no sense, writes Geni Murphy.

# development - Thursday 6 June, 2013

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger
# G8
# G8

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger

Jun 6th 2013, 6:45 AM 4,058 Views 7 Comments

It is the largest coalition of NGOs and charities since Make Poverty History in 2005.

# development - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Iodine deficiency during pregnancy could adversely affect children’s mental development
# Children
# Children

Iodine deficiency during pregnancy could adversely affect children’s mental development

May 22nd 2013, 6:45 AM 9,043 Views 11 Comments

Even mild or moderate iodine deficiency during pregnancy could have a “significant” affect on the cognitive development of a child, according to new research.

# development - Monday 20 May, 2013

Minister pledges clampdown on councils over bad planning decisions
# Planning
# Planning

Minister pledges clampdown on councils over bad planning decisions

May 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,075 Views 41 Comments

Jan O’Sullivan says she will invoke ministerial powers to veto any planning decision which doesn’t conform to policy.