Mairin Murray

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Máirín Murphy and Ellen Ward, co-founders of Tech for Good Dublin. ‘There is a vibrant group of change-makers in Dublin who are advocates of a trustworthy and ethical approach to technology,’ says Ward

There is widespread concern about many aspects of technology, from oversharing and endless scrolling of social media apps to cyberbullying and the int(...)

 FoodCloud co-founders Iseult Ward and Aoibheann O’Brien.  Photograph: Naoise Culhane

For social entrepreneurs ChangeX, technology isn’t just an enabler of communication and a tool for business; it’s about making the world a better plac(...)

KeepAppy co-founders Aimée-Louise Carton and  Will Ben Sims, and Carton’s dog, Aura.

“I called a helpline. It wasn’t with the intention for them to save me, because I really didn’t think they could. I just wanted to have the call logge(...)

Other backers include the Guinness Enterprise Centre and Techfugees, a social enterprise co-ordinating the international tech community’s response to the needs of refugees

People in direct provision and techies designing solutions to help assist migrants are among those who will be taking part in a special start-up weeke(...)

There was a definite sense of unease about the role of technology in society among speakers and attendees at this year’s conference. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

There were dark clouds over Lisbon earlier this week with many of those arriving for the start of Web Summit a little taken aback by the lack of sunsh(...)