Eibhlin Mulroe of Cancer Trials Ireland on equity in healthcare

Cancer Trials Ireland has been a leading light for cancer research since its establishment as the All-Ireland Cooperative Oncology Research Group in 1996. In the two decades since, research...

10 brilliant Bournemouth start-ups to watch

The idea of starting up is something that must permeate the DNA of Bournemouth residents. The town itself is a kind of start-up because before it was founded in...

Who are the Irish start-ups topping the Voom Pitch leaderboard?

According to figures from Virgin Media, a start-up called Ruban.ie that encourages people to shop local in their community is topping the leaderboard for Irish entries in the...

Sky’s dramatic takeover battle escalates with new Comcast bid

American cable TV giant Comcast has entered the fray to take over Sky, offering £12.50 per share, effectively valuing the company at £22bn ($31bn). The move pitches Comcast against...

What does a day working at BMS in Cruiserath entail?

Everyone believes they understand what ‘lab work’ entails – you probably visualise certain key pieces of scientific equipment, such as microscopes, beakers and plastic goggles – but do...

WhatsApp and Instagram announce new changes ahead of GDPR

25 May will see GDPR officially come into force and companies are quickly publicising tools and changes being created in order to achieve compliance. WhatsApp and Instagram, both owned...