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# software - Saturday 8 July, 2017

A Shannon drone firm is scoping out deliveries to isolated Irish islands
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

A Shannon drone firm is scoping out deliveries to isolated Irish islands

Jul 8th 2017, 12:01 PM 1,687 Views 0 Comments

A-techSYN plans to provide commercial flights before the end of this year.

# software - Friday 7 July, 2017

Microsoft to cut thousands of jobs - but impact on Irish staff 'will be minimal'
# Job Cuts
# Job Cuts

Microsoft to cut thousands of jobs - but impact on Irish staff 'will be minimal'

Jul 7th 2017, 1:19 PM 10,776 Views 12 Comments

The tech giant announced a major investment in its Irish operation earlier this year.

# software - Friday 30 June, 2017

‘I had no income for two years – I couldn't do that to myself or my family again’
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

‘I had no income for two years – I couldn't do that to myself or my family again’

Jun 30th 2017, 2:18 PM 195 Views 0 Comments

This scientific researcher learned some tough lessons while trying to launch his fantasy sports company.

# software - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Forget the Brexit blues, opening a base in London was an 'easy decision' for Intercom
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Forget the Brexit blues, opening a base in London was an 'easy decision' for Intercom

Jun 27th 2017, 11:04 AM 217 Views 0 Comments

The San Francisco-based firm expects its new office to be open this autumn.

# software - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Take a guided tour of... the billion-dollar tech firm with an Irish pub in its office
# QUALTRICS
# QUALTRICS

Take a guided tour of... the billion-dollar tech firm with an Irish pub in its office

Jun 18th 2017, 12:00 PM 40,860 Views 17 Comments

US market research company Qualtrics is currently on a major recruitment drive.

# software - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Take a guided tour of... the billion-dollar tech firm with an Irish pub in its office
# QUALTRICS
# QUALTRICS

Take a guided tour of... the billion-dollar tech firm with an Irish pub in its office

Jun 15th 2017, 1:49 PM 1,326 Views 0 Comments

US market research company Qualtrics is currently on a major recruitment drive.

# software - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Take a guided tour of... the billion-dollar tech firm with an Irish pub in its office
# Building And Property
From Business ETC
# Building And Property

Take a guided tour of... the billion-dollar tech firm with an Irish pub in its office

Jun 14th 2017, 4:33 PM 8,112 Views 0 Comments

US market research company Qualtrics is currently on a major recruitment drive.

# software - Monday 12 June, 2017

Ticketmaster considering looking at people's social media before allowing them to buy tickets
# Ticket Touting
# Ticket Touting

Ticketmaster considering looking at people's social media before allowing them to buy tickets

Jun 12th 2017, 1:02 PM 25,243 Views 43 Comments

Ticketmaster currently sells tickets for around 8,000 events in Ireland every year.

# software - Monday 5 June, 2017

Bono-backed startup says there's only so far you can trade on a famous name
# Bizimply
# Bizimply

Bono-backed startup says there's only so far you can trade on a famous name

Jun 5th 2017, 8:30 PM 25,355 Views 25 Comments

“We believe we can be a €100 million company out of Dublin.”

# software - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Bono-backed Bizimply says there's only so far you can trade on a famous name
# With Or Without You
# With Or Without You

Bono-backed Bizimply says there's only so far you can trade on a famous name

Jun 1st 2017, 3:51 PM 284 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the growing Dublin-based company.

# software - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

An Ireland-based man wants to crowdfund a Harry Potter pub complete with 'magic' wands
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

An Ireland-based man wants to crowdfund a Harry Potter pub complete with 'magic' wands

May 31st 2017, 7:01 PM 1,190 Views 0 Comments

Matthew Cortland will launch his crowdfunding project for the London pub next month.

# software - Sunday 28 May, 2017

This Irish fintech startup is helping banks wade through an 'Eiffel Tower' of regulation
# Regulation
# Regulation

This Irish fintech startup is helping banks wade through an 'Eiffel Tower' of regulation

May 28th 2017, 6:00 PM 11,758 Views 5 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Corlytics.

Bono-backed Bizimply says there's only so far you can trade on a famous name
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

Bono-backed Bizimply says there's only so far you can trade on a famous name

May 28th 2017, 12:00 PM 979 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the growing Dublin-based company.

# software - Thursday 25 May, 2017

'The company was surviving, but after 10 years I'd already let go emotionally'
# Kooomo
# Kooomo

'The company was surviving, but after 10 years I'd already let go emotionally'

May 25th 2017, 4:21 PM 478 Views 0 Comments

This founder spent a decade building his business and nearly sold it twice before closing the doors.

This Irish fintech startup is helping banks wade through an 'Eiffel Tower' of regulation
# Corlytics
# Corlytics

This Irish fintech startup is helping banks wade through an 'Eiffel Tower' of regulation

May 25th 2017, 3:17 PM 258 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Corlytics.

# software - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Paddy Power will now be accepting bets through Facebook Messenger
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Paddy Power will now be accepting bets through Facebook Messenger

May 24th 2017, 12:07 PM 736 Views 0 Comments

The gambling giant is using software designed by Irish firm Onionsack.

# software - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

An Irish firm that localises video games has bought three companies in 12 days
# Media And Arts
From Business ETC
# Media And Arts

An Irish firm that localises video games has bought three companies in 12 days

May 23rd 2017, 11:32 AM 466 Views 0 Comments

Keywords Studios announced it was acquiring Chinese outfit Strongbox for $6 million.

# software - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'The shop was too reliant on me. If I was away, people would come but wouldn't buy anything'
# Insights
# Insights

'The shop was too reliant on me. If I was away, people would come but wouldn't buy anything'

May 20th 2017, 4:00 PM 122 Views 1 Comment

After being let go three times in two years, this former phone shop owner is back running his own business.

This Irish fintech startup is helping banks wade through an 'Eiffel Tower' of regulation
# Financial Services
From Business ETC
# Financial Services

This Irish fintech startup is helping banks wade through an 'Eiffel Tower' of regulation

May 20th 2017, 12:00 PM 759 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Corlytics.

# software - Friday 19 May, 2017

'The company was surviving, but after 10 years I'd already let go emotionally'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'The company was surviving, but after 10 years I'd already let go emotionally'

May 19th 2017, 6:02 PM 272 Views 0 Comments

This founder spent a decade building his business and nearly sold it twice before closing the doors.

# software - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'The shop was too reliant on me. If I was away, people would come but wouldn't buy anything'
# Insights
# Insights

'The shop was too reliant on me. If I was away, people would come but wouldn't buy anything'

May 11th 2017, 1:35 PM 38 Views 0 Comments

After being let go three times in two years, this former phone shop owner is back running his own business.

# software - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Hostelworld founder Ray Nolan: 'This is my first real job in six or seven years'
# Startups
# Startups

Hostelworld founder Ray Nolan: 'This is my first real job in six or seven years'

May 7th 2017, 10:30 AM 16,988 Views 4 Comments

The Irish entrepreneur and investor is adjusting back into CEO life at XSellco.

# software - Friday 5 May, 2017

'The shop was too reliant on me. If I was away, people would come but wouldn't buy anything'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'The shop was too reliant on me. If I was away, people would come but wouldn't buy anything'

May 5th 2017, 3:07 PM 30 Views 0 Comments

After being let go three times in two years, this former phone shop owner is back running his own business.

# software - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Hostelworld founder Ray Nolan: 'This is my first real job in six or seven years'
# Xsellco
# Xsellco

Hostelworld founder Ray Nolan: 'This is my first real job in six or seven years'

May 4th 2017, 4:56 PM 272 Views 0 Comments

The Irish entrepreneur and investor is adjusting back into CEO life at XSellco.

# software - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Three years after ditching an IPO, Dublin's Globoforce is going on a major hiring drive
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Three years after ditching an IPO, Dublin's Globoforce is going on a major hiring drive

May 2nd 2017, 7:34 AM 592 Views 0 Comments

The ‘social recognition software’ firm was valued at €400 million at the time of its planned listing.

# software - Sunday 30 April, 2017

GamerCon is out of cash - and its suppliers are out of pocket
# Not A Game
# Not A Game

GamerCon is out of cash - and its suppliers are out of pocket

Apr 30th 2017, 10:00 AM 22,887 Views 13 Comments

Suppliers have been asked to wait six months or more for payment after the flawed event.

# software - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Hostelworld founder Ray Nolan: 'This is my first real job in six or seven years'
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

Hostelworld founder Ray Nolan: 'This is my first real job in six or seven years'

Apr 29th 2017, 6:01 PM 3,525 Views 0 Comments

The Irish entrepreneur and investor is adjusting back into CEO life at Xsellco.

GamerCon is out of cash - and its suppliers are out of pocket
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

GamerCon is out of cash - and its suppliers are out of pocket

Apr 29th 2017, 12:00 PM 3,138 Views 0 Comments

Some firms have been asked to wait six months or more for payment after the flawed event.

# software - Friday 28 April, 2017

GIVEAWAY: We've got FREE passes to one of Ireland's top events for entrepreneurs
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

GIVEAWAY: We've got FREE passes to one of Ireland's top events for entrepreneurs

Apr 28th 2017, 5:00 PM 529 Views 0 Comments

FutureScope is a one-of-a-kind conference to connect startups and scale-ups with major firms.

# software - Friday 14 April, 2017

Eventbrite says it’s stumping up for GamerCon refunds - but the organiser disagrees
# Media And Arts
# Media And Arts

Eventbrite says it’s stumping up for GamerCon refunds - but the organiser disagrees

Apr 14th 2017, 3:00 PM 11,867 Views 8 Comments

Scores of people couldn’t access the gaming event after waiting in the wind and rain for hours.

# software - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Eventbrite says it’s stumping up for GamerCon refunds - but the organiser disagrees
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Eventbrite says it’s stumping up for GamerCon refunds - but the organiser disagrees

Apr 13th 2017, 1:30 PM 700 Views 0 Comments

Scores of people couldn’t access the gaming event after waiting in the wind and rain for hours.

# software - Thursday 6 April, 2017

How a Cork startup was launched and then sold... in about six months
# Financial Services
# Financial Services

How a Cork startup was launched and then sold... in about six months

Apr 6th 2017, 1:18 PM 1,715 Views 0 Comments

Insurance-tech firm Blink Innovation was yet to launch its maiden product.

# software - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Dublin IT firm Version 1 is on a major recruitment drive after getting €90m from investors
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Dublin IT firm Version 1 is on a major recruitment drive after getting €90m from investors

Apr 5th 2017, 7:54 AM 306 Views 0 Comments

The company says 365 roles will be added over the next three years.

# software - Sunday 2 April, 2017

The founder of Hell and Back has started an Airbnb for... football pitches
# Sports
# Sports

The founder of Hell and Back has started an Airbnb for... football pitches

Apr 2nd 2017, 11:30 AM 17,735 Views 6 Comments

Craig Bewley talks about how his business works.

# software - Saturday 1 April, 2017

How a Cork startup was launched and then sold... in about six months
# Financial Services
From Business ETC
# Financial Services

How a Cork startup was launched and then sold... in about six months

Apr 1st 2017, 6:00 PM 6,887 Views 0 Comments

Insurance-tech firm Blink Innovation was yet to launch its maiden product.

# software - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'We're building an Irish multinational. We'll be mentioned alongside Kerry foods and Glanbia'
# Fenergo
# Fenergo

'We're building an Irish multinational. We'll be mentioned alongside Kerry foods and Glanbia'

Mar 30th 2017, 4:24 PM 421 Views 0 Comments

Fenergo boss Marc Murphy is planning a €500m float on the US Nasdaq exchange.

The founder of the 'Hell and Back' race has started an Airbnb for football pitches
# Sports
# Sports

The founder of the 'Hell and Back' race has started an Airbnb for football pitches

Mar 30th 2017, 4:21 PM 263 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we look at Hell and Back and Bookapitch.

# software - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

The founder of the 'Hell and Back' race has started an Airbnb for football pitches
# Sports
From Business ETC
# Sports

The founder of the 'Hell and Back' race has started an Airbnb for football pitches

Mar 29th 2017, 6:47 PM 2,080 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we look at Hell and Back and Bookapitch.

# software - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'We're building an Irish multinational. We'll be mentioned alongside Kerry foods and Glanbia'
# Financial Services
From Business ETC
# Financial Services

'We're building an Irish multinational. We'll be mentioned alongside Kerry foods and Glanbia'

Mar 25th 2017, 6:00 AM 2,050 Views 0 Comments

Fenergo boss Marc Murphy is planning a €500m float on the US Nasdaq exchange.

# software - 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 9,330 Views 14 Comments

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