GameCraft, the series of one-day events which have been held around Ireland since February 2012, is set to branch out to both Britain and the United S(...)

EU justice commissioner Viviane Reding, with Minister for Justice Alan Shatter and   US attorney general Eric Holder in Dublin. Ms Reding said: “The Europeans won’t let this go. They want to know clearly what has really been going on.” Photograph:  Department of The Taoiseach via Getty Images

As the European Parliament sunk its teeth yesterday afternoon into the subject of US government surveillance activities – in particular new claims by (...)

Brendan O’Driscoll, co-founder of Soundwave, pitches at SXSW in Austin, Texas

“Bono predicted it, we built it and Steve Wozniak endorsed it” – Irish entrepreneur Brendan O’Driscoll about his new music-discovery app Soundwave whi(...)

CoderDojo founder James Whelton: has heard positive feedback from coding clubs set up to cater for children with special needs. photograph: cyril byrne

CoderDojo has done a lot to raise awareness of the more fun aspects of programming among Irish teenagers, but it has also found popularity amon(...)

CoderDojo founder James Whelton with some young learners at a CoderDojo event

It’s a good thing the future lies in the hands of the generations to come, because phrases such as “open source coding” and “programming langua(...)

James Whelton: CoderDojo founder

More than 200 coding mentors and kid coders are expected to gather in Slane Castle at the weekend for the second annual CoderDojo conference. (...)

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