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# tech - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Snapchat shrugs off Brexit fears to choose London over Dublin for new HQ

Facebook, Google and LinkedIn all previously chose Ireland for their EMEA base.

# tech - Thursday 29 December, 2016

From The42 I tried a headset that electrifies the brain to help athletes unlock new potential Head Games

I tried a headset that electrifies the brain to help athletes unlock new potential

Halo Sport claim to have a device that will help you get results in the gym.

# tech - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Poll: When did you last change your mobile phone? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: When did you last change your mobile phone?

There are smartphones galore at this time of year.

Want an easy way to improve your outdoor photos? HDR can help

In certain situations, it can solve the brightness problem that outdoor photos can suffer from.

# tech - Friday 25 November, 2016

Over 2.3 million language learners have signed up for Irish lessons on Duolingo

It’s estimated that almost a quarter of all Duolingo users are resident in Ireland.

# tech - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Your ultimate guide to getting the best out of Science Week 2016

Channel your inner mad scientist and get learning.

# tech - Monday 31 October, 2016

Here's how an Irish company is helping to make drones see like humans

The head of Dublin-based Movidius, which was recently sold to Intel in a huge deal, is aiming for sales of $1bn.

# tech - Friday 28 October, 2016

# tech - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Twitter is shutting down its Vine video app

No more looping videos for us.

# tech - Saturday 15 October, 2016

This is how you can quickly remove your embarrassing browser history

Quick, someone’s coming…

# tech - Sunday 9 October, 2016

# tech - Saturday 18 June, 2016

The group of children (including one 5-year-old) building the future of technology

More than 10,000 are expected to attend the CoderDojo Coolest Projects at the RDS today.

# tech - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

From The42 France security chiefs launch 'terror alert' app for football fans ahead of Euros Security

France security chiefs launch 'terror alert' app for football fans ahead of Euros

The application will be free to download in both French and English.

# tech - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

After its dramatic fall from the top of the mobile world, Nokia is planning a comeback

You will start seeing the Nokia name on phones once more.

# tech - Monday 28 March, 2016

Is your iPhone acting weird after the latest update?

Some users are complaining about the screen freezing and other issues associated with the iOS 9.3 update.

# tech - Sunday 20 March, 2016

This Irish startup has developed a radio service that reacts to you

Gramma Music describes its app as ‘reactive radio’ and it has ambitious aims.

# tech - Friday 4 March, 2016

Ireland could lose millions in tax as Facebook shifts UK profits back to UK

The tech giant paid just €5,000 in corporate tax in the UK in 2014, by routing its profits through Ireland.

# tech - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

The Pentagon wants hackers to break into its website - for money

It will give cash to people who can find weaknesses on the site.

# tech - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Tech startup has to tell staffers to stop having sex at work

Used condoms were found in the stairwells at the start-up’s office.

# tech - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Quiz: I'm CEO b***h! How well do you know who's boss?

Do you know your Sandbergs from your Zuckerbergs?

# tech - Friday 25 December, 2015

This is how you can get a refund for that app you purchased

For those moments where an app doesn’t quite work the way you wanted it to.

How much do you really know about these classic Christmas toys?

You wanted to take a trip down memory lane anyway, didn’t you?

# tech - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Does your child want a tech present this Christmas, but you don't know if it's a good idea?

The truth is that this technological evolution is the greatest social experiment of our time and as parents we are in uncharted waters, writes child psychologist Colman Noctor.

# tech - Friday 20 November, 2015

# tech - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Handy or just creepy - how do algorithms influence our buying habits?

We spoke to Mark Brophy from Clever Bug to find out more…

# tech - Friday 6 November, 2015

Your personal data was talked about at the Web Summit, but it looks like you might have to pay to keep it safe in the future

Privacy could become a product purchased by the rich and an unattainable luxury for the poor, writes Maria Helen Murphy.

Poll: Will the Web Summit moving to Portugal be a loss to Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will the Web Summit moving to Portugal be a loss to Ireland?

Or will another event come along?

# tech - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Will VR become more ubiquitous than the smartphone? This man seems to think so

The founder of Oculus VR believes that VR and other similar devices will be more commonplace than smartphones today.

# tech - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Are you an expert on the Internet of Things? Accenture is hiring 200 people in Dublin

The company is opening a ‘Centre for Innovation’ in the capital.

# tech - Sunday 6 September, 2015

QUIZ: Real or fake - Are these the stories behind tech's most iconic logos?

Designing a logo take a lot of work, you know.

# tech - Sunday 30 August, 2015

A head of diversity is the new must-have position at tech companies

The spotlight and the magnifying glass have…

# tech - Sunday 12 July, 2015

# tech - Saturday 11 July, 2015

14 tech products to watch out for this year

Here’s what to keep an eye out for.

# tech - Sunday 7 June, 2015

"I think there is much less misogyny in Ireland"

Recent developments suggest things are on the up for diversity in the tech sector, but there is still a long way to go.

# tech - Monday 18 May, 2015

Here's what tech experts think the new iPhone will be like

What features would you like to see?

# tech - Friday 15 May, 2015

Denis O'Brien received a lifetime achievement award for contribution to tech industry

The award recognises the “valuable contribution made by an individual to the growth of the technology industry”

# tech - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

This camera drone flies itself and will follow you wherever you go*

*Provided you’re carrying a tracker with you.

# tech - Sunday 10 May, 2015

From The42 I tried fitness tracker for a month, and taking it off was the best decision I've made Obsessed

I tried fitness tracker for a month, and taking it off was the best decision I've made

New wearable tech gadgets can work a little too well for some.

# tech - Monday 27 April, 2015

Got an Android phone? Google have released a tweak you'll probably like...

You can now send directions, notes and alarms straight to your phone from your desktop. Even better, you can also find your phone.

# tech - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Can you guess the codenames for these famous products?

The only place where you can get names like Perestroika, Jaunty Jackalope and Weed-Whacker.