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London’s Canary Wharf. “There is a need within the industry for serious traders to be rewarded for their trading.” Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

A group of London-based Irish traders have set up what they describe as a “virtual hedge fund” to allow investors to track the best-performing traders(...)

A new start-up programme aimed at UCD undergraduate students has selected its first participants. UCD Startup Stars, developed by NovaUCD, the UCD In(...)

In the recent Spike Jonze movie Her , the main character, a writer named Theodore Twombly pl(...)

Kevin McCarthy: “Users have up-to-date information about where expertise is in their organisation.”
New Innovator: Aficionado

Within most organisations there is a deep reservoir of skills and expertise. But tracking knowledge in a formal way is a vast and ongoing task,(...)

Dr Nora Khaldi, founder of Nuritas Ltd: “When I started working in food it quickly became clear that this was where the opportunity lay.”
New innovator: Nuritas

For most people, food is food. For bioinformatics specialist Nora Khaldi, it is the starting point for a data mining process that will analyse a foods(...)

 At NovaUCD are (from left) Nigel Cobbe, vice-president of business development at Enbio, chief executive John O’Donoghue, and Dr James Carton, industrial surfaces programme manager. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

John O’Donoghue, founder of surface technology company Enbio, is candid about the many challenges of getting a tech start-up off the ground. “I’ve mad(...)