Web Summit

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Why does the Web Summit have demands and grievances few other events seem to have? Which requests are legitimate, which not, and why?

The now very public dispute between the Government - specifically, the Department of the Taoiseach - and the soon-to-be-departing Web Summit event is (...)

From left: Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin, and Minister for Finance Michael Noonan during a press briefing following Budget 2016 at Government Buildings, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The budget this week had something for everybody, they said. Workers got more disposable income, young children got free GP care, and the tobacco indu(...)

Established by Iseult Ward and Aiobheann O’Brien, FoodCloud is one of many successful start-ups that have emerged from Trinity College

Trinity College has produced more entrepreneurs than any other university in Europe over the last five years, according to new independent research. T(...)

Peter Thiel, co-founder of Paypal, in conversation on centre stage during day three of the Web Summit. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA Wire

U2 frontman Bono closed the Web Summit yesterday, to much less fanfare than that which greeted PayPal and Tesla co-founder Elon Musk last year. The p(...)