Microsoft to open cyber security centre in Belfast, creating 85 jobs
- January 28, 2020, 04:00
Microsoft is to open a cyber security centre in Northern Ireland, creating up to 85 jobs in Belfast. The centre will support enterprise customers acro(...)
Why aren’t more Irish businesses taking advantage of AI?
- November 23, 2017, 05:55
Artificial Intelligence, or AI, refers to any kind of machine-based learning developed to perform various tasks and functions that, heretofore, was th(...)
The main tool needed to work in the gig economy? A smartphone.
- August 24, 2017, 06:50
In the 2011 bestseller The Master Switch, author Tim Wu argues that, throughout history, communication technologies tend to move from at first being a(...)
SEO won’t die, no matter how many techies predict it
- August 10, 2017, 05:58
Rumours of SEO’s death are greatly exaggerated. Assessing the relevance (or very existence) of search engine optimisation is a question that comes up (...)
The tortoise and the software: the human glitch in the machine
- June 22, 2017, 05:15
Moore’s Law, in its crudest terms, refers to the theory that technological capacity doubles every two years. So far this prophecy – first posited by I(...)
Who are the winners and losers in the age of robots?
- June 20, 2016, 12:03
There will always be advocates and resistors to change. The march of progress is loathe to unscheduled stops and while conservatives can stall things,(...)
Irish start-ups look past EU and US to target growth in developing world
- July 20, 2015, 08:00
Terms such as “tech start-up” and “developing world” are not frequently heard in the same sentence. Irish companies looking to go big usually aim for (...)
Higgins invites Mexican president on return Irish trip
- Irish News
- October 21, 2013, 20:30
President Michael D Higgins has invited his Mexican counterpart Enrique Peña Nieto to a return visit to Ireland to develop ties with Mexico as “a key (...)
Inside Politics - Susan McKay on the lives of northern Protestants: "It's a full-blown crisis within Unionism"