Shimmer

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Jim Joyce (left), chief executive of HealthBeacon, with the firm’s CTO Kieran Daly

The fast pace of modern life can make it difficult for those on strict medication regimens. At best, about 70 per cent of patients stick to their pres(...)

Using the new equipment, doctors can monitor a patient’s ECG from remote locations. Photograph: iStock

Wearable sensor firm Shimmer has signed a €3.5 million partnership with India-based Essen Electronic Systems to produce a new ECG monitor. The deal,(...)

Martina Donohue, marketing executive, and Paul Doherty, vice-president of sales, with the Shimmer3 platinum development kit

The potential benefits of a wearable device which can monitor an individual’s location, movements and physiological data and communicate it in real ti(...)

Wayne Byrne and Eoin Casey of OxyMem, overall winners in The Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

The historic baroque architecture of Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin played host to 3D presentations and a host of high-tech new innovation(...)

A device which can monitor an individual’s location, their movements, and physiological data like their pulse rate may sound slightly frighten(...)

Pat Daly, Principal Research Officer, Teagasc, with Liam Kavanagh, MD of the Irish Times; Timothy Brundle, Director of Innovation University of Ulster; Dr Marion Boland, Head of Post Award Programmes Directorate, Science Foundation Ireland; Aidan Gough, Strategy and Policy Director, InterTrade Ireland; Professor Frank Roche, Deputy College Principal, UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School,  in the Irish Times Building on Tara Street Dublin for the first round of the Irish Times/ InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards 2014.  Photograph: David Sleator

The 18 finalists in this year’s Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation awards comprise a varied mix of start-ups, third-level spin-offs, and well-es(...)