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# internet - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Glasnevin Trust has sued Twitter to reveal who's behind 'grossly defamatory' posts
# Social Media
From Business ETC
# Social Media

Glasnevin Trust has sued Twitter to reveal who's behind 'grossly defamatory' posts

Nov 30th 2017, 5:54 PM 1,209 Views 0 Comments

The organisation operates the historic Dublin cemetery, among other sites.

Voxpro's founder has backed a Kim Kardashian-approved online vintage fashion store
# Open For Vintage
# Open For Vintage

Voxpro's founder has backed a Kim Kardashian-approved online vintage fashion store

Nov 30th 2017, 4:23 PM 468 Views 0 Comments

Irish-founded Open for Vintage hopes to raise nearly €167,000.

The High Court has shut down a personal injury 'claims harvesting' website
# Internet
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# Internet

The High Court has shut down a personal injury 'claims harvesting' website

Nov 30th 2017, 2:28 PM 1,165 Views 0 Comments

The practice is banned in Ireland.

# internet - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Google is now one of the biggest corporate taxpayers in Ireland
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Google is now one of the biggest corporate taxpayers in Ireland

Nov 29th 2017, 11:36 AM 795 Views 0 Comments

The tech giant paid over €160m in company tax here last year.

# internet - Monday 27 November, 2017

Voxpro's founder has backed a Kim Kardashian-approved online vintage fashion store
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

Voxpro's founder has backed a Kim Kardashian-approved online vintage fashion store

Nov 27th 2017, 4:57 PM 2,092 Views 0 Comments

Irish-founded Open for Vintage hopes to raise nearly €167,000.

# internet - Thursday 23 November, 2017

This billion-euro Irish firm is shopping its way to become a gaming industry giant
# Keywords Studios
# Keywords Studios

This billion-euro Irish firm is shopping its way to become a gaming industry giant

Nov 23rd 2017, 2:49 PM 1,302 Views 0 Comments

Dublin-based Keywords Studios has bought dozens of smaller firms over the past two years.

Profits have doubled at Just Eat's Irish operation as its commission fees climb
# Fast Food
# Fast Food

Profits have doubled at Just Eat's Irish operation as its commission fees climb

Nov 23rd 2017, 2:48 PM 1,781 Views 0 Comments

The firm now has over 2,000 takeaways in Ireland on its service.

# internet - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

One of Google's Irish companies took in €1bn in sales. It paid €700k in tax
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

One of Google's Irish companies took in €1bn in sales. It paid €700k in tax

Nov 22nd 2017, 2:15 PM 633 Views 0 Comments

The firm is responsible for Google Play store and device sales.

# internet - Monday 20 November, 2017

Profits have doubled at Just Eat's Irish operation as its commission fees climb
# Food And Drink
From Business ETC
# Food And Drink

Profits have doubled at Just Eat's Irish operation as its commission fees climb

Nov 20th 2017, 5:01 PM 927 Views 0 Comments

The firm now has over 2,000 takeaways in Ireland on its service.

This billion-euro Irish firm is shopping its way to become a gaming industry giant
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

This billion-euro Irish firm is shopping its way to become a gaming industry giant

Nov 20th 2017, 1:01 AM 1,826 Views 0 Comments

Dublin-based Keywords Studios has bought dozens of smaller firms over the past two years.

# internet - Saturday 18 November, 2017

A Clare company devastated by a cyber attack is cutting staff after posting huge losses
# Internet
# Internet

A Clare company devastated by a cyber attack is cutting staff after posting huge losses

Nov 18th 2017, 6:30 AM 29,125 Views 17 Comments

Loyaltybuild suffered a major breach in late 2013 which forced it to stop trading for a period.

# internet - Thursday 16 November, 2017

A Clare company devastated by a cyber attack is cutting staff after posting huge losses
# Loyaltybuild
# Loyaltybuild

A Clare company devastated by a cyber attack is cutting staff after posting huge losses

Nov 16th 2017, 4:25 PM 408 Views 0 Comments

Loyaltybuild suffered a major breach in late 2013 which forced it to stop trading for a period.

# internet - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

A Clare company devastated by a cyber attack is cutting staff after posting huge losses
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

A Clare company devastated by a cyber attack is cutting staff after posting huge losses

Nov 14th 2017, 4:53 PM 2,751 Views 0 Comments

Loyaltybuild suffered a major breach in late 2013 which forced it to stop trading for a period.

# internet - Friday 3 November, 2017

Despite planning approval, Apple is still 'considering' its €850 million Galway data centre
# Internet
# Internet

Despite planning approval, Apple is still 'considering' its €850 million Galway data centre

Nov 3rd 2017, 3:12 PM 16,844 Views 79 Comments

The proposed Athenry facility has been mired in the planning process.

Despite planning approval, Apple is still 'considering' its €850m Galway data centre
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Despite planning approval, Apple is still 'considering' its €850m Galway data centre

Nov 3rd 2017, 2:40 PM 805 Views 0 Comments

The proposed Athenry facility has been mired in the planning process.

# internet - Friday 27 October, 2017

A Galway company is snapping up a Nasdaq-listed tech firm in a massive deal
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

A Galway company is snapping up a Nasdaq-listed tech firm in a massive deal

Oct 27th 2017, 4:43 PM 610 Views 0 Comments

Fintrax will spend about €200 million buying Planet Payment.

# internet - Thursday 26 October, 2017

'I had a Ferrari and six houses by the time I was 26, but I wasn't happy'
# Nostra
# Nostra

'I had a Ferrari and six houses by the time I was 26, but I wasn't happy'

Oct 26th 2017, 3:40 PM 79,758 Views 54 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin tech firm Nostra.

# internet - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

'I had a Ferrari and six houses by the time I was 26, but I wasn't happy'
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

'I had a Ferrari and six houses by the time I was 26, but I wasn't happy'

Oct 25th 2017, 5:25 PM 12,392 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin tech firm Nostra.

# internet - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'The most difficult decision was selling my cottage to get enough money to buy the business'
# Burren Perfumery
# Burren Perfumery

'The most difficult decision was selling my cottage to get enough money to buy the business'

Oct 19th 2017, 3:37 PM 2,355 Views 0 Comments

After ditching her life in London for the Burren, Sadie Chowen ended up running her own company.

# internet - Friday 13 October, 2017

'The most difficult decision was selling my cottage to get enough money to buy the business'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'The most difficult decision was selling my cottage to get enough money to buy the business'

Oct 13th 2017, 5:41 PM 276 Views 0 Comments

After ditching her life in London for the Burren, Sadie Chowen ended up running her own company.

# internet - Saturday 7 October, 2017

How you can use a free Google tool to read the mind of your customer
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

How you can use a free Google tool to read the mind of your customer

Oct 7th 2017, 2:00 PM 395 Views 0 Comments

Google Trends lets businesses analyse search data and work out who’s interested in what, when.

# internet - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Ericsson 'regrets' cuts as more than 100 of its Irish staff lose their jobs
# Cutbacks
# Cutbacks

Ericsson 'regrets' cuts as more than 100 of its Irish staff lose their jobs

Oct 5th 2017, 6:37 PM 26,813 Views 14 Comments

The Swedish company is facing falling sales and tough competition.

Ericsson 'regrets' cuts as more than 100 of its Irish staff lose their jobs
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Ericsson 'regrets' cuts as more than 100 of its Irish staff lose their jobs

Oct 5th 2017, 4:36 PM 532 Views 0 Comments

The Swedish company is facing falling sales and tough competition.

A Galway company that tracks truckers has been snapped up by a Nasdaq-listed firm
# Blue Tree Systems
# Blue Tree Systems

A Galway company that tracks truckers has been snapped up by a Nasdaq-listed firm

Oct 5th 2017, 1:52 PM 1,034 Views 0 Comments

Blue Tree Systems has been sold to Orbcomm.

How Paddy Power is using its brick-and-mortar bookies to push spending online
# Money Maker
# Money Maker

How Paddy Power is using its brick-and-mortar bookies to push spending online

Oct 5th 2017, 1:46 PM 1,218 Views 0 Comments

Cash is still king, as far as the bookmaker’s concerned.

# internet - Monday 2 October, 2017

A Galway company that tracks truckers has been snapped up by a Nasdaq-listed firm
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

A Galway company that tracks truckers has been snapped up by a Nasdaq-listed firm

Oct 2nd 2017, 4:27 PM 1,258 Views 0 Comments

Blue Tree Systems has been sold to Orbcomm.

# internet - Sunday 1 October, 2017

How Paddy Power is using its brick-and-mortar bookies to push spending online
# Retail
From Business ETC
# Retail

How Paddy Power is using its brick-and-mortar bookies to push spending online

Oct 1st 2017, 2:00 PM 1,870 Views 0 Comments

Cash is still king, as far as the bookmaker’s concerned.

# internet - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Two years after it was switched off, Dublin plans to bring back free Wi-Fi
# Wiffy
# Wiffy

Two years after it was switched off, Dublin plans to bring back free Wi-Fi

Sep 16th 2017, 10:00 PM 31,806 Views 66 Comments

We examine the state of public internet services across Ireland’s cities.

# internet - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Two years after it was switched off, Dublin plans to bring back free Wi-Fi
# Flick The Switch
# Flick The Switch

Two years after it was switched off, Dublin plans to bring back free Wi-Fi

Sep 14th 2017, 4:33 PM 1,644 Views 1 Comment

We examine the state of public internet services across Ireland’s cities.

# internet - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Two years after it was switched off, Dublin plans to bring back free Wi-Fi
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Two years after it was switched off, Dublin plans to bring back free Wi-Fi

Sep 9th 2017, 4:00 PM 5,309 Views 0 Comments

We examine the state of public internet services across Ireland’s cities.

# internet - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Nine towns in the west of Ireland are about to get broadband twice as fast as Dublin
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Nine towns in the west of Ireland are about to get broadband twice as fast as Dublin

Sep 7th 2017, 5:23 PM 8,169 Views 0 Comments

Over 100,000 homes and businesses will be covered by a new Enet-SSE joint venture.

# internet - Friday 1 September, 2017

Niall Quinn's broadband company is going out of business
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Niall Quinn's broadband company is going out of business

Sep 1st 2017, 2:17 PM 2,845 Views 0 Comments

Qsat was locked in a damaging dispute with its connectivity provider Avanti.

# internet - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

World's oldest white supremacist and KKK website pulled offline
# Stormfront
# Stormfront

World's oldest white supremacist and KKK website pulled offline

Aug 29th 2017, 9:56 PM 28,761 Views 173 Comments

The founder of the forum website Stormfront said he was still trying to get it back online.

# internet - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Dublin's Cubic Telecom has got a huge funding boost from Audi and other backers
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Dublin's Cubic Telecom has got a huge funding boost from Audi and other backers

Aug 24th 2017, 9:07 AM 528 Views 0 Comments

The €40 million investment will be used to recruit more engineering staff and expand overseas.

# internet - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

INM wants Google and Facebook to pay for news
# Media And Arts
From Business ETC
# Media And Arts

INM wants Google and Facebook to pay for news

Aug 23rd 2017, 12:02 PM 596 Views 0 Comments

Group chairman Leslie Buckley said traditional publishers should ‘demand payment’ from the online duopoly.

# internet - Saturday 19 August, 2017

The future of retail is Amazon vs everyone - here's how Irish firms can still compete
# Retail
From Business ETC
# Retail

The future of retail is Amazon vs everyone - here's how Irish firms can still compete

Aug 19th 2017, 1:00 PM 174 Views 0 Comments

The mass migration of in-store shopping online has only just begun.

# internet - Friday 18 August, 2017

Limerick's billionaire Collison brothers have made Fortune's famed 40 under 40 list
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

Limerick's billionaire Collison brothers have made Fortune's famed 40 under 40 list

Aug 18th 2017, 11:13 AM 1,230 Views 0 Comments

The pair joined Taoiseach Leo Varadkar for the latest instalment.

White nationalist extremism being blocked from online social networks
# Accounts Removed
# Accounts Removed

White nationalist extremism being blocked from online social networks

Aug 18th 2017, 6:10 AM 8,636 Views 34 Comments

Online chat rooms were used to help organise the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville.

# internet - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'We're under pressure after being valued at €200m. You hardly sleep at night'
# Enet
# Enet

'We're under pressure after being valued at €200m. You hardly sleep at night'

Aug 10th 2017, 2:13 PM 1,423 Views 0 Comments

Conal Henry is in charge at Limerick-based Enet, which was bought by a state-backed fund.

# internet - Sunday 6 August, 2017

'We're under pressure after being valued at €200m. You hardly sleep at night'
# Internet
From Business ETC
# Internet

'We're under pressure after being valued at €200m. You hardly sleep at night'

Aug 6th 2017, 6:00 AM 3,345 Views 0 Comments

Conal Henry is in charge at Limerick-based Enet, which was bought by a state-backed fund.