Despite any nefarious connotations associated with gambling, as well as the resulting comparisons people might make with its recent decision to go full-crypto, the Isle of Man has nonetheless chosen to dip its toes into another financial area which still has questions to answer.

Bolivia, or regulated them so fiercely that they stifle innovation entirely, like New York, the Isle of(...)

Military drones: The level of automation in military UAVs is becoming sophisticated, and matches the capabilities of elite military pilots. Photograph: US Navy/Jeffrey S. Viano

(...) application, are a new market rich for innovation, venture capital investment, and disruptive change(...)

Tony O’Dowd of KantanMT.com, which is based in the Invent Building at DCU, says the resources and expertise provided by the Invent team were instrumental in getting the concept off the ground

“It’s not widely known at home but Ireland has developed an international reputation for research in statistical machine translation. Trinity, DCU and(...)

John O’Donoghue CEO of Enbio, with Yves Bonnefous, the ESA’s solar orbiter project controller, at the opening this month of Enbio’s space technology centre in Clonmel, Co Tipperary. photograph: aileen drohan

(...) using a thermal plasma spray working at 6,000 degrees,” says O’Donoghue.His innovation involved using(...)

Natasha Dow Schull wears the Muse headband, which monitors brain waves. photograph: kayana szymczak/the new york times

The bookshelves in Natasha Dow Schull’s office at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are punctuated here and there with kitchen timers: a windu(...)

 Daire O’Neill: “It’s important to have local partners as the culture and customs [in Japan] are so different to what we are used to in Europe.”

In 2008, Daire O’Neill left his job with Intel to fulfil a long- held desire to work in Japan. He spent two years as an embedded software developer wi(...)

From left: Dr Anthony Morrissey, centre manager INFANT, Prof Louise Kenny, consultant obstetrician and director of INFANT, Taoiseach Enda Kenny, IBM’s Dr Robert McCarthy and Prof Mark Ferguson of Science Foundation Ireland at an event hosted by SFI to celebrate scientific collaboration between Ireland and the United States as part of the St Patrick’s Day Festival

(...) everyone likes to think that their innovation will bring about savings,” Kenny notes. “The research usually(...)

 “Alas, the dream was not to be. The hired deckchairs disappeared and with them went the hope of an open-air beer.” Photograph: Matthew Fearn/PA

(...) looms, though, there’s still no sign of a related French innovation – the Paris Plage – being imported(...)

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(...)-founded publishing house in 2005, reflects this commitment to quality and innovation. Set in an unnamed Irish city in(...)

Facebook privacy officer Erin Egan said international regulatory discussions did not give enough credit to the US. PhotographIllustration: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

(...) for the firms discussed privacy policies, regulation and innovation. All three companies have their(...)