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Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Feb 3rd 2013, 10:30 AM 14,827 Views 5 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

Fugitive McAfee seeks asylum in Guatemala
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# McAfee

Fugitive McAfee seeks asylum in Guatemala

Dec 5th 2012, 11:18 AM 5,559 Views 8 Comments

McAfee, 67, has been identified as a “person of interest” in the killing of his neighbour in Belize.

Column: Why does a tech startup succeed? Here’s the recipe…
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# Opinion

Column: Why does a tech startup succeed? Here’s the recipe…

May 5th 2012, 7:00 PM 420 Views 17 Comments

Did you know the most promising startup founders in the US are from Limerick? John Gleeson looks at what we can learn from them.

Bruton announces €60m round of venture capital funding
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# Venture Capital

Bruton announces €60m round of venture capital funding

Mar 16th 2012, 8:46 AM 1,415 Views 15 Comments

The minister says the aim is to bring new investment and experience to Ireland to generate employment.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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From The Daily Edge
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Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Mar 11th 2012, 11:00 AM 77 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

Apple's third co-founder explains why he left the company after 12 days
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# Apple

Apple's third co-founder explains why he left the company after 12 days

Feb 24th 2012, 7:34 PM 11,818 Views 24 Comments

Ron Wayne could have been a part of history – instead, he’s a footnote. Now he’s explained why.

This graffiti artist was paid in stock for decorating Facebook's first HQ
# IPO
# IPO

This graffiti artist was paid in stock for decorating Facebook's first HQ

Feb 3rd 2012, 2:36 PM 8,192 Views 9 Comments

Now he’s worth over US$200 million.

Apple archive reveals why Steve Jobs chose the name 'Apple'
# Apple
# Apple

Apple archive reveals why Steve Jobs chose the name 'Apple'

Dec 29th 2011, 9:21 PM 14,523 Views 30 Comments

In an interview, which is part of the Apple archive located in Stanford University in California, Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak describe why they chose the iconic name.

Do you know the way to San José?
# San José
# San José

Do you know the way to San José?

Oct 9th 2011, 12:00 PM 543 Views 8 Comments

You should do now that Dublin has been twinned with the city for the next 25 years – but what’s the big attraction?

Column: What is the secret of Silicon Valley? And can we bring it to Ireland?
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# Opinion

Column: What is the secret of Silicon Valley? And can we bring it to Ireland?

Oct 1st 2011, 10:00 AM 63 Views 28 Comments

Fine Gael TD Eoghan Murphy travelled to tech central in the US to figure out if Ireland can recreate that ecosystem for innovation and success. Rule 1 – stop writing reports and just get doing.

HP replaces CEO after less than a year with former eBay chief
# HP
# HP

HP replaces CEO after less than a year with former eBay chief

Sep 23rd 2011, 5:28 PM 301 Views 6 Comments

Leo Apotheker is being removed because the board lost confidence in his ability to lead the company long-term. Ouch.

Un-friended: Mark Zuckerberg's sister leaves Facebook to start own firm
# Facebook
# Facebook

Un-friended: Mark Zuckerberg's sister leaves Facebook to start own firm

Aug 7th 2011, 2:54 PM 1,689 Views 13 Comments

Elder sibling Randi Zuckerberg announced her resignation on Friday… via Twitter.

20 Silicon Valley start-ups to watch
# Ones To Watch
# Ones To Watch

20 Silicon Valley start-ups to watch

Jul 27th 2011, 10:32 PM 531 Views 0 Comments

An instant Wikipedia page for everything you see, and a service which assigns digital lockers on the internet. They’re among the ones to watch…

JP Morgan in Twitter investment talks - with $4bn valuation
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From Business ETC
# Twitter

JP Morgan in Twitter investment talks - with $4bn valuation

Feb 28th 2011, 11:14 AM 217 Views 0 Comments

An investment fund run by JP Morgan is in discussions to take a stake in the microblogging site, plumping its value further.