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Gifting platform &Open founders Jonathan Legge, Ciara Flood and Mark Legge.

Irish gifting platform &Open has raised $7.2 million (€5.9 million) in investment from backers including some of the biggest names in Irish tech.(...)

Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky   at the Web Summit in  Dublin in 2015. Pebble is among the firms  that found out that being a star on crowdfunding sites didn’t necessarily translate into a sustainable business. Photograph: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

Think of crowdfunding and you might immediately think of throwing a few euro towards a new smartwatch or a plant pot that does double duty as an air p(...)

The many uses of Sugru did not include making millions for its early investors.

The board of Independent News and Media (INM) was “horrified” that third parties may have had access to the company’s data or that journalists’ source(...)

Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh, inventor of Sugru, said she wanted to make a product to help tackle today’s “throwaway culture”

The Irish-owned company behind Sugru, a mouldable glue product, expects growth of around 50 per cent next year following the launch of a new product. (...)

Sugru inventor Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh: “We’re looking for Sugru to become as well known as Coca-Cola.” Photograph: Matteo Valfre

The company behind Sugru, a fix-all mouldable glue product invented by Irish woman Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh, has raised £1.9 million (€2.24 million) fro(...)

Founder Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh: Sugru is looking to expand into Canada, Australia and New Zealand as well as extending its reach in Europe, the company said

Irish investors can invest in mouldable glue company Sugru for as little as 10, as the firm gets its latest crowdfunding campaign off the ground. It(...)

Crowdfunding provides small, capital-lite companies with an instant pool of funding to develop projects, leapfrogging banks and the more traditional route of seed funds and venture capital backers

“It was unquestionably the most stressful 30 days of my life.” That was Paul Canavan’s assessment of Invizbox’s crowdfunding campaigns, the latest of (...)

Ronan Murphy and Kevin Doherty: Gazel

We eat off it, sleep in it, wear it, sit on it and work with it. When we’re sick it is part of the apparatus of making us well again and it’s impos(...)

Tanya Kiang - Director, the Gallery of Photography Worst advice: “Don’t waste your brains on the arts.” Tanya Kiang’s father was an as(...)

Christmas is a time of miracles – or so the holiday songs and cards say. Setting aside that technology itself can seem miraculous (Do you remember the(...)

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