Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave said the Pitch start-up competition is going to be bigger and of a higher quality than ever this year with 200 finalists pitching this November.

The Web Summit is set to host Europe’s largest-start up competition this November, with 200 start-ups from around the world competing.The technology (...)

PayPal founder and Tesla chief Musk with Taoiseach Enda Kenny  at the Dublin Web Summit in the RDS yesterday. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Ireland needs engineering talent to build technology companies, and should remove third-level fees to attract it, Elon Musk told the Web Summit. The e(...)

Dublin Web Summit founder  Paddy Cosgrave:  aims to send  400-plus international journalists  at the summit  home with  a taste for Irish food

Few tech events have made as big an impact in such a short space of time as the Dublin Web Summit. Founded just three years ago from the bedroom of Pa(...)

Digg founder Kevin Rose. Photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

It may have started out with just 200 people in a lecture hall in Trinity College Dublin, but this year’s Dublin Web Summit is(...)