Elizabeth Fingleton and Kate Cronin on Obeo: “You take the flat-pack box, pop it up so it stands on the kitchen counter and it holds mushy, wet foods and teabags without leaking. When it’s full it goes into the brown bin,” says Ms Fingleton

Around 2,000 people are expected to attend the Big Ideas and Innovation Showcase events at Dublin’s Convention Centre to find out about State-provided(...)

From left: Smart Wall Paint’s Ronan Clarke and Denise Doran with Minister for Research and Innovation Seán Sherlock at last week’s Big Ideas event at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin

Forget the soccer and the rugby balls, it was ideas and inventions being bounced around last week at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin when 21 new technolog(...)