Sound women: Rhona Togher and Eimear O’Carroll preparing to launch a set of headphones with the relief therapy built in.

An Irish start-up is aiming to safeguard the nation’s hearing, by treating and ultimately preventing avoidable hearing loss. Founded by Rhona Togher a(...)

Can a computer accurately guess your age based on a single photograph?

Can a computer accurately guess your age based on a single photograph? At the Build developer conference in San Francisco, Microsoft showed off a webs(...)

Microsoft is to introduce new tools for Windows 10 making it easier for developers to reuse code for software. Picture: Bloomberg.

Microsoft is introducing new tools for Windows 10 that will make it easier for developers to reuse code for software they have already created for (...)

Paul Walsh (left), Dell’s chief information officer, with Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and president of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at Dell Aongus Hegarty at the announcement of Dell’s decision to create 100 innovation technology R&D roles at its Limerick Campus. Photograph: Don Moloney / Press 22

When Paul Walsh started out with Dell, it was in customer support. Back then, the company was concentrating on shifting PCs, allowing customers to bui(...)

A Cirquit.tv touchscreen installed in HMV

A new platform that acts as a web-based billboard for music, film and performing arts in cities has been launched in Dublin. Cirquit. tv aims to merg(...)

Kernel Capital has six funds, with about 80 portfolio companies

Kernel Capital has begun its first formal divestment programme for the 2009 Bank of Ireland Seed and Early Stage Fund, with Galway-based NeoSurgical (...)

Huawei has been plugging away at the smartphone market, trying to persuade Android users – and maybe even the odd iPhone fan – that its phones are wor(...)

If you’re a retro-gaming fan this might interest you. The Mini Emu is a games console that is built on open-source software, bringing multiple emulato(...)

Bring your Instagram images into the real world with the InstaCube, the ideal way to show off your creative skills with everyone who comes within rang(...)

Dell is to create 100 research and development jobs at its Limerick campus. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Dell is to create 100 research and development jobs at its Limerick campus.The company, which employs around 900 people at the facility in Raheen, is (...)