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#media and arts

# media-and-arts - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

The owner of the Irish Mirror has just bought RSVP magazine
# Snapped Up
# Snapped Up

The owner of the Irish Mirror has just bought RSVP magazine

Apr 11th 2017, 5:05 PM 12,927 Views 13 Comments

The title is one of Ireland’s top-selling ​women’s ​magazines.

The owner of the Irish Mirror has just bought RSVP magazine
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# Media And Arts

The owner of the Irish Mirror has just bought RSVP magazine

Apr 11th 2017, 12:46 PM 721 Views 0 Comments

The title is one of Ireland’s top-selling ​women’s ​magazines.

# media-and-arts - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Kevin O'Sullivan has resigned 'with immediate effect' as editor of the Irish Times
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# Media And Arts

Kevin O'Sullivan has resigned 'with immediate effect' as editor of the Irish Times

Apr 5th 2017, 2:48 PM 497 Views 0 Comments

The unexpected announcement was made this afternoon.

# media-and-arts - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

The government may force people to punch in their TV licence number to access RTÉ Player
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# Media And Arts

The government may force people to punch in their TV licence number to access RTÉ Player

Apr 4th 2017, 4:13 PM 264 Views 0 Comments

Minister Denis Naughten said he is looking to replicate the UK system.

# media-and-arts - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Here's how much taxpayer money went into Ireland's biggest films
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Here's how much taxpayer money went into Ireland's biggest films

Mar 29th 2017, 1:00 AM 1,019 Views 0 Comments

The Young Offenders got a small sum, while an Angelina Jolie-backed film got one of the largest grants.

# media-and-arts - Friday 24 March, 2017

Future GamerCons won't go ahead unless 'every single problem' is identified after queuing chaos
# Queueing Fiasco
# Queueing Fiasco

Future GamerCons won't go ahead unless 'every single problem' is identified after queuing chaos

Mar 24th 2017, 6:01 AM 9,335 Views 14 Comments

Convention founder Ferdi Roberts had said more events were planned for London, Madrid and Berlin.

# media-and-arts - Thursday 23 March, 2017

'I'm able to let out a big secret': Dublin is getting a new arcade game restaurant
# All The Rage
# All The Rage

'I'm able to let out a big secret': Dublin is getting a new arcade game restaurant

Mar 23rd 2017, 9:53 PM 24,287 Views 20 Comments

The company behind The RAGE retro gaming shop on Fade Street is opening a new premises in Smithfield.

'I'm able to let out a big secret': Dublin is getting a new arcade game restaurant
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# Media And Arts

'I'm able to let out a big secret': Dublin is getting a new arcade game restaurant

Mar 23rd 2017, 6:00 PM 755 Views 0 Comments

The company behind The RAGE retro gaming shop on Fade Street is opening a new premises in Smithfield.

'The worst place for startups to be is in an article's headline - only your mother will read it'
# Marketing
From Business ETC
# Marketing

'The worst place for startups to be is in an article's headline - only your mother will read it'

Mar 23rd 2017, 4:00 PM 159 Views 0 Comments

Beachut PR boss Paul Hayes delivers a masterclass in public relations for startups.

Future GamerCons won't go ahead unless 'every single problem' is identified after queuing chaos
# Gamercon
# Gamercon

Future GamerCons won't go ahead unless 'every single problem' is identified after queuing chaos

Mar 23rd 2017, 3:53 PM 217 Views 0 Comments

Convention founder Ferdi Roberts had said more events were planned for London, Madrid and Berlin.

# media-and-arts - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

The head of RTÉ said the licence fee should be doubled - then changed her mind
# Media And Arts
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# Media And Arts

The head of RTÉ said the licence fee should be doubled - then changed her mind

Mar 22nd 2017, 11:34 AM 896 Views 0 Comments

Dee Forbes later called her own suggestion ‘nonsense’.

Cash-strapped RTÉ is cutting up to 300 staff as part of its land goes on sale for €75m
# Building And Property
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# Building And Property

Cash-strapped RTÉ is cutting up to 300 staff as part of its land goes on sale for €75m

Mar 22nd 2017, 9:15 AM 277 Views 0 Comments

The property is likely to be used for residential development.

Future GamerCons won't go ahead unless 'every single problem' is identified after queuing chaos
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Future GamerCons won't go ahead unless 'every single problem' is identified after queuing chaos

Mar 22nd 2017, 1:00 AM 996 Views 0 Comments

Convention founder Ferdi Roberts had said more events were planned for London, Madrid and Berlin.

# media-and-arts - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

The corporate watchdog wants to know more about INM's abandoned bid for Newstalk
# Tell Us More
# Tell Us More

The corporate watchdog wants to know more about INM's abandoned bid for Newstalk

Mar 21st 2017, 2:45 PM 8,013 Views 9 Comments

Ireland’s largest newspaper group has been asked “to produce books and records” about the reported bid.

The corporate watchdog wants to know more about INM's abandoned bid for Newstalk
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# Media And Arts

The corporate watchdog wants to know more about INM's abandoned bid for Newstalk

Mar 21st 2017, 10:09 AM 252 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s largest newspaper group has been asked “to produce books and records” about the reported bid.

# media-and-arts - Thursday 9 March, 2017

How doodling could stop you dozing off at conferences
# Think Visual
# Think Visual

How doodling could stop you dozing off at conferences

Mar 9th 2017, 3:03 PM 219 Views 0 Comments

Cork firm Think Visual helps companies make meetings more fun by drawing the minutes.

# media-and-arts - Saturday 4 March, 2017

How doodling could stop you dozing off at conferences
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

How doodling could stop you dozing off at conferences

Mar 4th 2017, 12:00 PM 375 Views 0 Comments

Cork firm Think Visual helps companies make meetings more fun by drawing the minutes.

# media-and-arts - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Dublin firm nets millions to develop tech that creates video game art
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Dublin firm nets millions to develop tech that creates video game art

Mar 1st 2017, 1:45 PM 323 Views 0 Comments

Artomatix’s technology can make a mountain at the click of a button.

# media-and-arts - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'The traditional lines between PR, marketing and advertising are blurring beyond recognition'
# Marketing
From Business ETC
# Marketing

'The traditional lines between PR, marketing and advertising are blurring beyond recognition'

Feb 26th 2017, 2:00 PM 53 Views 0 Comments

Here are 10 tips for how firms can take advantage and tell their ‘stories’ better.

# media-and-arts - Saturday 25 February, 2017

'Setting up a business will suck the life out of you, in the best way possible'
# Sports
From Business ETC
# Sports

'Setting up a business will suck the life out of you, in the best way possible'

Feb 25th 2017, 12:00 PM 1,129 Views 0 Comments

Kathryn Thomas took a dive into the startup world with her fitness camps.

These are the major trends expected to shape the Irish ad industry in 2017
# Sport Sponsorships
# Sport Sponsorships

These are the major trends expected to shape the Irish ad industry in 2017

Feb 25th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,471 Views 4 Comments

Marketers will spend almost a billion euro on ads this year, according to Core Media.

# media-and-arts - Friday 24 February, 2017

'It's a vote of confidence': A major Wicklow film studio plans to grow five times in size
# Reel Progress
# Reel Progress

'It's a vote of confidence': A major Wicklow film studio plans to grow five times in size

Feb 24th 2017, 6:10 AM 11,429 Views 6 Comments

Work at Ashford Studios, which has hosted shows like Vikings, could create hundreds of jobs.

# media-and-arts - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'It's a vote of confidence': A major Wicklow film studio plans to grow five times in size
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# Media And Arts

'It's a vote of confidence': A major Wicklow film studio plans to grow five times in size

Feb 23rd 2017, 11:57 AM 1,258 Views 0 Comments

Work at Ashford Studios, which has hosted shows like Vikings, could create hundreds of jobs.

# media-and-arts - Sunday 19 February, 2017

These are the major trends expected to shape the Irish ad industry in 2017
# Marketing
From Business ETC
# Marketing

These are the major trends expected to shape the Irish ad industry in 2017

Feb 19th 2017, 4:00 PM 2,052 Views 0 Comments

Marketers will spend almost a billion euro on ads this year, according to Core Media.

# media-and-arts - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Some of the world's biggest news groups have helped pump $6m into Dublin's NewsWhip
# Media And Arts
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# Media And Arts

Some of the world's biggest news groups have helped pump $6m into Dublin's NewsWhip

Feb 15th 2017, 9:39 AM 257 Views 0 Comments

The six-year-old data analytics company helps media firms find what’s trending online.

# media-and-arts - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Ireland's biggest movie studio is up for sale, but developers won't be allowed build houses there
# House Ban
# House Ban

Ireland's biggest movie studio is up for sale, but developers won't be allowed build houses there

Feb 12th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,952 Views 7 Comments

Wicklow’s Ardmore Studios, previously home to films like Michael Collins, is up for sale.

# media-and-arts - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Developers to be blocked from building homes at Ireland's biggest movie studio
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# Media And Arts

Developers to be blocked from building homes at Ireland's biggest movie studio

Feb 11th 2017, 4:00 PM 582 Views 0 Comments

Wicklow’s Ardmore Studios, previously home to films like Michael Collins, is up for sale.

# media-and-arts - Friday 10 February, 2017

Laws to stop another INM-style pensions debacle are getting closer to becoming reality
# Policy
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# Policy

Laws to stop another INM-style pensions debacle are getting closer to becoming reality

Feb 10th 2017, 4:17 PM 403 Views 0 Comments

A new bill would make it harder for solvent firms to wind up their pension schemes.

# media-and-arts - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'Nobody's going away to the Bahamas': Celtic Media's sale to INM worth 'less than €4m'
# Media Merger
# Media Merger

'Nobody's going away to the Bahamas': Celtic Media's sale to INM worth 'less than €4m'

Feb 7th 2017, 6:52 PM 11,444 Views 15 Comments

The company’s boss today said the business model for newspapers was ‘broken’.

'Nobody's going away to the Bahamas': Celtic Media's sale to INM worth 'less than €4m'
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# Media And Arts

'Nobody's going away to the Bahamas': Celtic Media's sale to INM worth 'less than €4m'

Feb 7th 2017, 4:55 PM 701 Views 0 Comments

The company’s boss today said the business model for newspapers was ‘broken’.

# media-and-arts - Monday 6 February, 2017

This Irish Oscar-nominated animation firm is planning a major new studio in Kilkenny
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This Irish Oscar-nominated animation firm is planning a major new studio in Kilkenny

Feb 6th 2017, 8:46 AM 145 Views 0 Comments

The project will be a joint venture between Cartoon Saloon and Canada’s Mercury Filmworks.

# media-and-arts - Thursday 2 February, 2017

The Irish Post is going to take over parts of Irish TV after its closure
# Buying Up
# Buying Up

The Irish Post is going to take over parts of Irish TV after its closure

Feb 2nd 2017, 5:23 PM 20,172 Views 8 Comments

The paper said the sale would give it ‘a foothold’ in Ireland.

The Irish Post newspaper is snapping up parts of the now-defunct Irish TV
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# Media And Arts

The Irish Post newspaper is snapping up parts of the now-defunct Irish TV

Feb 2nd 2017, 3:44 PM 533 Views 0 Comments

The paper said the sale would give it ‘a foothold’ in Ireland.

# media-and-arts - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

RTÉ has rowed back on plans to outsource children's TV production
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# Media And Arts

RTÉ has rowed back on plans to outsource children's TV production

Feb 1st 2017, 2:11 PM 99 Views 0 Comments

The state broadcaster previously announced it would no longer do the work in-house.

Discovery channels will stay on Sky after a public spat over prices
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# Media And Arts

Discovery channels will stay on Sky after a public spat over prices

Feb 1st 2017, 6:30 AM 197 Views 0 Comments

Sky was accused of using its ‘dominant market position’ to get its way.

# media-and-arts - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Two of Soundwave's founders have a new pet project – selling startups old patents
# Money Maker
# Money Maker

Two of Soundwave's founders have a new pet project – selling startups old patents

Jan 26th 2017, 6:03 PM 322 Views 0 Comments

Retro Patents is a side project for the Irish men, who sold their company to Spotify last year.

'We're a rock station that happens to be in Dublin. We want to take Nova national'
# Turn On
# Turn On

'We're a rock station that happens to be in Dublin. We want to take Nova national'

Jan 26th 2017, 5:51 PM 1,221 Views 0 Comments

As part of Fora’s How My Business Works series, we profile classic rock station Radio Nova.

The consumer watchdog will probe 'suspected anti-competitive conduct' in the ticket industry
# Touting
# Touting

The consumer watchdog will probe 'suspected anti-competitive conduct' in the ticket industry

Jan 26th 2017, 2:11 PM 10,082 Views 22 Comments

The CCPC has launched a full investigation into the sector.

The consumer watchdog will probe 'suspected anti-competitive conduct' in the ticket industry
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# Media And Arts

The consumer watchdog will probe 'suspected anti-competitive conduct' in the ticket industry

Jan 26th 2017, 2:02 PM 183 Views 0 Comments

The CCPC has launched a full investigation into the sector.

A 'Hollywood-style' film studio on Dublin Bay could still be on the cards
# Development Hell
# Development Hell

A 'Hollywood-style' film studio on Dublin Bay could still be on the cards

Jan 26th 2017, 7:30 AM 10,030 Views 14 Comments

The 20-acre proposal for Dublin Bay wasn’t mentioned in a key scheme for the area however.