A lab worker disconnects from a charger a mobile phone, displaying a timer indicating that the battery was fully charged under 30 seconds, at the headquarters of StoreDot in Tel Aviv. The Israeli company says it has developed technology that can charge a mobile phone in a few seconds and an electric car in minutes, advances that could transform two of the world’s most dynamic consumer industries. (Photograph: Finbarr O’Reilly/Reuters)

(...) include Russian billionaire and Chelsea soccer club owner Roman Abramovich. The innovation is based around(...)

TTM Healthcare is to create 100 new jobs as part of a €5 million expansion plan. Photo: Bloomberg

Danone’s employee numbers to 400 by the end of 2014.Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard(...)

In the Government strategy, ehealth is described as a fully integrated digital supply chain, involving ‘high levels of automation and information sharing’. Photograph: Thinkstock

(...) speaks of “the power of patient networks”, of the importance of software innovation and about the(...)

A grasshopper burger: the UN has been encouraging the use of insects in food, highlighting their nutritional value and affordability. Photograph: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty

(...) innovation, Helen King, is constantly researching trends so the body can advise Irish food businesses how to(...)

“If I ask you up front would you like to buy this [game] you would say no. But at the moment of slight arousal and interest your behaviour changes. You are invested,” says econimist Dan Ariely, who was in Dublin this week to address the StartupOnomics summit.

In the 1950s General Mills ran into problems selling its Betty Crocker instant cake mix. Nobody wanted it. The cake tasted good but the “just add wate(...)

Emmy Award winner Patricia Arquette plays a character inspired by Irish cyberpsychologist Mary Aiken (above) in CSI spinoff CSI: Cyber

(...) is quite a mix of real world and virtual world at the moment” she said. Innovation E-mag: At(...)

Stanford mathematics graduates and Robinhood founders Vlad Tenev and Baiju Bhatt

(...) so little innovation in this space to date.The two believe that investing is a right and not a(...)

The president of the European Research Council Prof Jean-Pierre Bourguignon

(...) of State for Skills, Research and Innovation, Damien English provided the opening address at the(...)

Rising up: legal firms are reporting growth in business across a variety of areas, but the property, construction and conveyancing headings are out in front. Photograph: Edwin Tuyay/Bloomberg

(...)-message pronouncements on new opportunities and innovation, the survey does manage to confirm at least a few stereotypes(...)

Prof John Boland of the science centre Amber

A solution to increase the speed of interaction between the central processing unit and the memory of a computer or electronic device has been develop(...)