Ireland to become centre for biodegradable plastic with €22m centre

Our oceans are awash with plastic after decades of careless waste management, but companies across the globe have promised to drastically cut the amount they use with plans...

Teachers become students in the digital classroom

Mark Nagurski has parlayed his previous experience running CultureTech festival in Derry into a new start-up. MakeMatic offers training videos for teachers in digital education. Here, he divulges what MakeMatic...

Could your next colleague be an AI?

Artificially intelligent agents (AIs) will soon work alongside human workers, according to the latest annual tech report from Accenture. And, according to Accenture Technology Vision 2018 report which surveyed...

Easkey Britton: ‘The sea is a powerful mirror to what’s going on in society’

As we’ve come to learn when talking about those involved in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) is that the idea that it is just for straight, white...

Monaghan gets a lift with 200 new jobs

Monaghan-based manufacturing firm Combilift will open a new €50m global headquarters and manufacturing facility in Annahagh, bring 200 new jobs to the area. As one of the biggest employers...

New Relic to hire 200 at new European HQ in Dublin

Digital intelligence platform New Relic has revealed this morning (26 April) that it will open a new European headquarters in Dublin and create 200 jobs. The firm is supported...