John Breslin

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 Robbie Power on Tudor City in action during the the Guinness Galway Hurdle Handicap. Photograph: James Crombie

Tudor City secured a thrilling Guinness Galway Hurdle success on Thursday to give his trainer Tony Martin a timely big race boost. Martin’s fortunes(...)

Property developer Seán Dunne and his wife, Gayle Killilea.

Bankrupt developer Seán Dunne and his wife Gayle Killilea are among dozens of potential witnesses listed to testify at next month’s trial of the legal(...)

Green energy was a  high-growth area recorded in the study with  78 companies found to be working in the segment and collectively  raising €54.8 million last year. Photograph: Getty Images/EyeEm

Irish technology start-ups are making waves in areas such as agri/food, green energy, financial services and education, according to new findings from(...)

Well-known Dublin publican Frank Gleeson has claimed his fellow shareholders in the Mercantile Group summarily sacked his son Rory as part of a “scorched earth” policy that is part of a campaign against him. File photograph: Google Street View

The payment of an annual salary of €25,000 to a woman who appeared not to have any responsibilities is among the claims cited in a bitter court disput(...)

John Breslin, director of the programme: “Most people think that innovation happens by accident or serendipity, but we aim to apply team work and training to allow for this also.”  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

“Disciplined entrepreneurship” for design thinking has been applied to a new fellowship programme developed by NUI Galway (NUIG). The TechInnovate pr(...)

Researchers test a robot for a US competition with a $2 million prize.  PHOTOGRAPH: CHIP SOMODEVILLA/GETTY IMAGES

John Breslin Engineer, senior lecturer in electronic engineering at NUI Galway, and researcher with the Insight Centre for Data Analytics. He (...)

Fresh eyes can offer new perspectives and innovations

Why do you do things a particular way? Is it because you have always done them that way? Fresh eyes can offer new perspectives and innovations, and t(...)

Impression of the sub-sea observatory at the Galway Bay test site, connected back to shore by a cable which has already been installed. Photograph: SmartBay

A sub-sea observatory is due to be installed in Galway Bay when weather permits, as part of a significant development of the State’s ocean energy tes(...)

Denis O’Regan celebrates on board Quick Jack after winning the Guinness Galway Hurdle Handicap at Ballybrit. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

What had been a mostly forgettable festival week for Tony Martin burst to life in the richest possible fashion as Quick Jack provided the Co Meath (...)

Facebook: its News Feed algorithm skews  content. Dado Ruvic/Reuters

A new study from Facebook is keen to highlight how small an effect the News Feed algorithm has on the diversity of content users are exposed to but t(...)

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