Dermot Casey

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SportX has been specifically designed to develop opportunities in the sport and wellness industries

A new pre-accelerator programme aimed at identifying high-potential sport and wellness start-ups of the future is to begin operating in the southeast(...)

The problem is much deeper than one-off grading scandals. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

In August, following the grading algorithm debacle in the UK, I wrote a column wondering if perhaps this unfortunate event might prove a critical tipp(...)

“Saying we’re only looking for unicorns isn’t necessarily taking the right view; we’re looking for quality.” Image: iStock

Failure, in most walks of life, can seem like such a final, irreversible misstep. In Silicon Valley it is just the beginning. Steve Jobs said of failu(...)

Dermot Desmond’s firm Daon has  provided services to the Irish Government for the public services card and passports.

Two tech firms – one owned by businessman Dermot Desmond – involved in the creation of a controversial biometric database in India, are providing serv(...)

Data protection commissioner Helen Dixon says there has been inadequate explanation of why the data is needed

What is the primary online database (Pod)? The Department of Education wants to collect a full profile of all children in education and store t(...)

 Cisco CEO John Chambers delivers the keynote address during the Cisco Live! conference recently. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Beware the coming “brutal, brutal consolidation” of major technology companies into just a handful of survivors, where many of the best-known names(...)