Sarah Dineen at the launch of UniWink. Photograph: Darragh Kane

In early 2005, Paul Graham and Jessica Livingston created a new model for funding early stage start-ups, an accelerator programme called Y Combinat(...)

Profitero co-founders (from left) Volodymyr Pigrukh, Dmitry Vysotski and Kanstantsin Chernysh.

Profitero, an online insights and ecommerce intelligence business for retailers and brands, has closed an $8 million (€5.9 million) funding round with(...)

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Polaris wanted to invest in Irish health-tech companies and he had come to the HealthXL global gathering in Dublin this week to look at new opportunities. Photograph:Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Irish-American co-founder of Polaris Partners, a $3.5 billion (€2.6 billion) healthcare and technology venture capital fund, has said the firm ho(...)

Newswhip is one of the NDRC’s success stories. It secured investment of $1.1 million in 2013. Pictured are Paul Quigley, CEO (l) and Andrew Mullaney, CTO (r).

Companies which received investment from NDRC have cumulatively secured €40 million in commercial follow-on investment from angel and venture capital (...)

Dr Trevor Parsons and Dr Viliam Holub, co-founders of UCD spin-out company Logentries, after receiving the NovaUCD 2013 Innovation Award.

UCD spinout Logentries is to create 20 new jobs in Dublin in the coming months. “Logentries, with offices in Dublin, Prague and Boston, is now looking(...)

National Digital Research Centre chief executive Ben Hurley (left) with  Minister for Communications Pat Rabbitte and NDRC chairman Sean Baker at the launch of the NDRC annual report. Photograph: Conor Healy Photography

The National Digital Research Centre is getting an additional €17.5 million in investment from the Government as the organisation continues to support(...)