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# software - Thursday 23 March, 2017

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 211 Views 0 Comments

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

A Waterford firm that makes virtual reality videos for the classroom has raised a million euro
# Immersive Vr
# Immersive Vr

A Waterford firm that makes virtual reality videos for the classroom has raised a million euro

Mar 23rd 2017, 3:48 PM 266 Views 0 Comments

Suir Valley Ventures and Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds led the investment round.

A Waterford firm that makes virtual reality videos for the classroom has raised a million euro
# Education
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# Education

A Waterford firm that makes virtual reality videos for the classroom has raised a million euro

Mar 23rd 2017, 10:59 AM 362 Views 0 Comments

Suir Valley Ventures and Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds led the investment round.

# software - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

A stock market float is on the cards for this Irish firm as it goes on a recruitment drive
# Financial Services
From Business ETC
# Financial Services

A stock market float is on the cards for this Irish firm as it goes on a recruitment drive

Mar 22nd 2017, 10:21 AM 561 Views 0 Comments

Fenergo is looking to hire 200 new staff.

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

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

Mar 22nd 2017, 1:00 AM 987 Views 0 Comments

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

# software - Monday 20 March, 2017

Ireland's 'fastest-growing tech company' is set to double in size within two years
# Retail
From Business ETC
# Retail

Ireland's 'fastest-growing tech company' is set to double in size within two years

Mar 20th 2017, 10:29 AM 659 Views 0 Comments

Retail software firm eShopWorld says it will hit 400 staff in 2019.

# software - Saturday 18 March, 2017

This Donegal startup is working with a global drone giant to help search-and-rescue teams
# Software
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# Software

This Donegal startup is working with a global drone giant to help search-and-rescue teams

Mar 18th 2017, 4:00 PM 728 Views 0 Comments

Letterkenny-based DroneSAR wants to develop the ‘go-to app’ for rescue groups.

# software - Sunday 5 March, 2017

'Sometimes a side project can grow into something much bigger'
# Services
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# Services

'Sometimes a side project can grow into something much bigger'

Mar 5th 2017, 12:00 PM 17 Views 0 Comments

This small business owner explains how she turned her company around with a unique idea.

Uber's latest woe - using secret software to steer drivers away from trouble
# Greyball
# Greyball

Uber's latest woe - using secret software to steer drivers away from trouble

Mar 5th 2017, 9:15 AM 7,575 Views 6 Comments

The software was unveiled in a New York Times report and Uber said it was only used in areas where it was not banned.

# software - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

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

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

Mar 1st 2017, 1:45 PM 316 Views 0 Comments

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

# software - Friday 24 February, 2017

'See you in court' – Google has accused Uber of stealing its driverless car tech
# Transport
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# Transport

'See you in court' – Google has accused Uber of stealing its driverless car tech

Feb 24th 2017, 9:35 AM 272 Views 0 Comments

Parent company Alphabet has claimed it is a victim of “calculated theft”.

# software - Thursday 23 February, 2017

These figures show how Irish-founded Intercom has outpaced the Silicon Valley elite
# Software
# Software

These figures show how Irish-founded Intercom has outpaced the Silicon Valley elite

Feb 23rd 2017, 5:16 PM 613 Views 0 Comments

The company has gone from $1m to $50m in recurring revenue within three years.

These figures show how Irish-founded Intercom has outpaced the Silicon Valley elite
# Software
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# Software

These figures show how Irish-founded Intercom has outpaced the Silicon Valley elite

Feb 23rd 2017, 2:28 PM 841 Views 0 Comments

The company has gone from $1m to $50m in recurring revenue within three years.

# software - Friday 17 February, 2017

GIVEAWAY: We've got FREE tickets to Ireland's key event for cybersecurity gurus
# Data And Security
From Business ETC
# Data And Security

GIVEAWAY: We've got FREE tickets to Ireland's key event for cybersecurity gurus

Feb 17th 2017, 8:00 AM 449 Views 0 Comments

The Zero Day Conference is coming to Dublin next month.

Microsoft is opening a 500-person 'inside sales' centre in Dublin
# Software
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# Software

Microsoft is opening a 500-person 'inside sales' centre in Dublin

Feb 17th 2017, 7:59 AM 416 Views 0 Comments

The tech giant already has nearly 2,000 staff in permanent and contract roles in Ireland.

# software - Thursday 16 February, 2017

'In Ireland, your CV doesn't matter - personal connections are the most important thing'
# Insights
# Insights

'In Ireland, your CV doesn't matter - personal connections are the most important thing'

Feb 16th 2017, 4:40 PM 59 Views 0 Comments

This IT professional had to build a new network of contacts from scratch when he moved from the UK.

Suir Valley is a new €20m VC fund for software startups – and it's based in Waterford
# Venture Capital
# Venture Capital

Suir Valley is a new €20m VC fund for software startups – and it's based in Waterford

Feb 16th 2017, 4:37 PM 358 Views 0 Comments

Barry Downes, one of Ireland’s most successful software startup founders, is behind the fund.

# software - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

'In Ireland, your CV doesn't matter - personal connections are the most important thing'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'In Ireland, your CV doesn't matter - personal connections are the most important thing'

Feb 14th 2017, 3:58 PM 81 Views 0 Comments

This IT professional had to build a new network of contacts from scratch when he moved from the UK.

# software - Monday 13 February, 2017

The US company behind 'half the world's busiest websites' is bringing its European HQ to Cork
# Software
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# Software

The US company behind 'half the world's busiest websites' is bringing its European HQ to Cork

Feb 13th 2017, 8:27 AM 511 Views 0 Comments

Nginx plans to recruit more than 100 staff in the southern city.

# software - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Suir Valley is a new €20m VC fund for software startups – and it's based in Waterford
# Funding
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# Funding

Suir Valley is a new €20m VC fund for software startups – and it's based in Waterford

Feb 11th 2017, 6:01 AM 2,631 Views 0 Comments

Barry Downes, one of Ireland’s most successful software startup founders, is behind the fund.

# software - Friday 3 February, 2017

'Our company had debts of €250,000. We were days from ringing the accountants'
# Insights
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# Insights

'Our company had debts of €250,000. We were days from ringing the accountants'

Feb 3rd 2017, 2:59 PM 1,095 Views 0 Comments

This entrepreneur reinvented his business after it was on the brink of folding.

# software - Thursday 2 February, 2017

'Our company had debts of €250,000. We were days from ringing the accountants'
# Spearline Labs
# Spearline Labs

'Our company had debts of €250,000. We were days from ringing the accountants'

Feb 2nd 2017, 4:38 PM 241 Views 1 Comment

This entrepreneur reinvented his business after it was on the brink of folding.

# software - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Stripe's billionaire Irish founder: Trump travel ban 'makes no moral or economic sense'
# Policy
From Business ETC
# Policy

Stripe's billionaire Irish founder: Trump travel ban 'makes no moral or economic sense'

Feb 1st 2017, 10:20 AM 205 Views 0 Comments

Stripe and Intercom are matching public donations made to the American Civil Liberties Union.

# software - Friday 27 January, 2017

This Dublin tech firm has sealed a €5m deal to help fight rare diseases across Europe
# Health
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# Health

This Dublin tech firm has sealed a €5m deal to help fight rare diseases across Europe

Jan 27th 2017, 1:01 AM 446 Views 0 Comments

OpenApp has agreed a five-year contract with the EU.

# software - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

The Irish state has helped an artificial intelligence company raise a huge $50m
# Software
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# Software

The Irish state has helped an artificial intelligence company raise a huge $50m

Jan 18th 2017, 11:17 AM 396 Views 0 Comments

InsideSales.com plans to open an office in Ireland and create more than 120 jobs here.

# software - Friday 13 January, 2017

A Dublin startup hopes its 'Google Docs for video' will take off after netting €500k
# Media And Arts
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# Media And Arts

A Dublin startup hopes its 'Google Docs for video' will take off after netting €500k

Jan 13th 2017, 1:00 AM 597 Views 0 Comments

Overcast plans to hire 70 people with the extra funding.

# software - Thursday 5 January, 2017

A Dublin-founded gaming conference is rolling out across Europe in its first year
# Startups
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# Startups

A Dublin-founded gaming conference is rolling out across Europe in its first year

Jan 5th 2017, 6:00 AM 1,133 Views 0 Comments

GamerCon will bring 20,000 gamers to the capital before going to London, Berlin and Madrid.

# software - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

'Corporate life is so cushioned, it doesn't prepare you for how tough startups are'
# Insights
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# Insights

'Corporate life is so cushioned, it doesn't prepare you for how tough startups are'

Dec 13th 2016, 3:30 PM 224 Views 0 Comments

This former HR manager decided to ditch the corporate scene to set up her own company.

# software - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Small-business software specialists Enterpryze are on a hiring drive to expand overseas
# Services
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# Services

Small-business software specialists Enterpryze are on a hiring drive to expand overseas

Dec 8th 2016, 10:55 AM 245 Views 0 Comments

The Irish company has announced plans to hire 200 new staff.

# software - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Irish-founded tech startup Qstream raises $15m in a major funding round
# Funding
# Funding

Irish-founded tech startup Qstream raises $15m in a major funding round

Dec 4th 2016, 9:30 AM 9,287 Views 5 Comments

The software company, co-founded by Dubliner Duncan Lennox, is set to expand rapidly in the US and Europe.

# software - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Irish-founded tech startup Qstream raises $15m in a major funding round
# Funding
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# Funding

Irish-founded tech startup Qstream raises $15m in a major funding round

Dec 1st 2016, 12:01 PM 386 Views 0 Comments

The software company, co-founded by Dubliner Duncan Lennox, is set to expand rapidly in the US and Europe.

# software - Saturday 26 November, 2016

'I'd won entrepreneur of the year, but my friend said we should be doing much better'
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'I'd won entrepreneur of the year, but my friend said we should be doing much better'

Nov 26th 2016, 6:00 AM 2,261 Views 0 Comments

Mark Roden said his company, Dublin-based Ding, is aiming to grow to 10 times its current size.

# software - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Millionaire fintech founder Terry Clune: 'Starting companies is fun. I don't know what else to do'
# Startups
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# Startups

Millionaire fintech founder Terry Clune: 'Starting companies is fun. I don't know what else to do'

Nov 20th 2016, 4:00 PM 3,754 Views 0 Comments

The Taxback CEO’s net worth has been estimated at more than €250 million.

# software - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Hostelworld's millionaire founder has poached talent from two hot Irish startups for his new idea
# Startups
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# Startups

Hostelworld's millionaire founder has poached talent from two hot Irish startups for his new idea

Nov 17th 2016, 12:20 PM 1,175 Views 0 Comments

Ray Nolan’s e-commerce company XSellco has recently recruited senior staff from Boxever and Storyful.

# software - Monday 14 November, 2016

Irish aviation software firm Arconics has been snapped up by a Nasdaq-listed broadband giant
# Transport
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# Transport

Irish aviation software firm Arconics has been snapped up by a Nasdaq-listed broadband giant

Nov 14th 2016, 3:31 PM 371 Views 0 Comments

The tech company, which counts Ryanair and Aer Lingus as clients, was acquired by ViaSat for an undisclosed sum.

# software - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Dublin tech startup Datahug snapped up by US giant in €12m deal
# Startups
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# Startups

Dublin tech startup Datahug snapped up by US giant in €12m deal

Nov 8th 2016, 10:23 AM 1,230 Views 0 Comments

CallidusCloud, which is listed on the Nasdaq, is based in Dublin, California.

# software - Friday 4 November, 2016

Google routed nearly €23 billion in sales through Ireland last year
# Internet
# Internet

Google routed nearly €23 billion in sales through Ireland last year

Nov 4th 2016, 9:35 PM 11,637 Views 59 Comments

The company paid €48m in corporate tax after most of the money went to royalties and other costs.

Google routed nearly €23 billion in sales through Ireland last year
# Internet
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# Internet

Google routed nearly €23 billion in sales through Ireland last year

Nov 4th 2016, 7:25 PM 174 Views 0 Comments

The company paid €48m in corporate tax after most of the money went to royalties and other costs.

# software - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

'Building something is the attraction. It's risky, but everyone likes a bit of risk'
# Software
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# Software

'Building something is the attraction. It's risky, but everyone likes a bit of risk'

Nov 2nd 2016, 3:00 PM 1,122 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series we profile Dublin technology company Cubic Telecom.

This serial entrepreneur has sold his latest Irish startup to a global security behemoth
# Data And Security
From Business ETC
# Data And Security

This serial entrepreneur has sold his latest Irish startup to a global security behemoth

Nov 2nd 2016, 2:25 PM 2,342 Views 0 Comments

David Coallier’s Barricade is being snapped up by UK firm Sophos.