TECHNOLOGY

The Equifax data breach was massive in scale, with millions of people around the globe affected. Drivers licence numbers, email addresses, social security numbers and other personal information were among the types of data stolen in the 2017...
The recent Q2 funding results from the Irish Venture Capital Association (IVCA) ought to have sounded triumphant when you consider funding levels for Irish tech firms surpassed €1bn in just one year. But reading between the lines the results...
Controversial changes to European copyright law have been approved by a committee of MEPs voting on the issue today (20 June). Both Article 13 and Article 11 have been passed by the European Parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs. The...
While it’s certainly not the case for everyone, an average working week is some version of 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday. However, getting two days off to recharge the batteries only started a little more than 100 years...
The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hub at Trinity College Dublin (TCD) is hosting a number of start-ups from all across Europe as part of a new incubator programme. The EIT Health Valiadator is a collaboration between TCD and EIT...
While adoption of at-home IoT devices is on the increase, with plenty of people enjoying the convenience a digital assistant brings, there are some problems that don’t seem to be going away. The latest in a string of...
The internet this week reverberated with the plaintive, distressed cries of children being separated from their parents by US border guards. These were sounds that would break the hardest of hearts. But seemingly not some of those on...
There have been some truly strange discoveries made about an ancient world that look as if they originated on an alien planet, but the discovery of a bizarre fossil really has palaeontologists scratching their head as to what...
20 June is World Refugee Day and to mark it, Dublin City University (DCU) and online social learning hub FutureLearn have announced the availability 30 refugee scholarships. The co-sponsorship is part of a joint scholarship scheme between the...
Google is rolling out desktop support for Android Messages, allowing users to use their PC to view messages received on their phone as well as send messages. The company has been working for the last few years to improve...