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 Potential unicorns such as Checkr and Earnin are building businesses off the last generation of unicorns by offering services to them. Photograph: Getty Images

Technology startups worth $1 billion, once as rare as unicorns, are now plentiful enough and old enough that there is a new generation behind them – o(...)

Eric Migicovsky of Pebble will be on stage at 1.30pm

If you do anything today, go to Nigel Eccles’s talk on the sport stage at 3.20pm. Eccles, from Co Tyrone, is the founder of fantasy sports start-up Fa(...)

Adrian Trenaman: After two years in Japan, he will return to Dublin in January to take up a new role as VP of engineering leading the Gilt Tech Team.

Adrian Trenaman is CTO of Gilt Japan and has been living in Tokyo with his wife and four children for two years. Joining the American luxury flash-sal(...)

Computer-generated image of the new office complex at the National Technology Park outside Limerick

Construction work has begun on a new office building at the National Technology Park in Plassey, 5km from Limerick city.It will be the first privately(...)

Gilt chief executive Michelle Peluso at a conference on how technology is changing the way we live, work, and interact. Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

Most people have battled the Christmas sales at some stage, shoving their way through throngs of shoppers to grab the best deals. Now the mobs are (...)

Richard Bruton: said the projects were “significant expansions or developments” in terms of the potential to create jobs

Ireland is in “a very serious position” to win 10 projects to attract new US companies or expand the operations of existing Irish multinational compan(...)

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton with Gilt chief executive Michelle Peluso

Online retailer Gilt. com says it will create 45 new at its Dublin office over the next two years. The software engineering roles will be based at a P(...)