Paddy Flynn

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The Air View Dublin project will see one of Google’s Street View cars capture air pollution and measure greenhouse gases across the city.

Google has teamed up with Dublin City Council for a year-long project that will measure air quality across the city and help inform future clean air i(...)

Ballygunner celebrate their Waterford SHC final win over Passage. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Ballygunner 1-23 Passage 0-9 An apprehensive local had previewed Sunday’s Waterford hurling final as ‘Gallipoli’. In the end, the Gunners didn’t quit(...)

De La Salle secondary school said Paddy Flynn’s his application was rejected because it was late. Photograph: Getty Images

A 12-year-old boy from the travelling community who was refused a place his local secondary school will be helped by the Education Welfare Office in a(...)

Ian Harkin and Kaitriona McBride from Arklu, with Paddy Flynn, director and head of Google Ireland’s Startup Programme. Photo: Shane O’Neill Photography

Donegal company Arklu has been named the winner of the spring Google Adopt a Start-Up programme. Arklu produces Lottie and Finn dolls, which are base(...)

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 (...)

Google will run the 12-week programme which includes a lecture series based out of the company’s Irish headquarters. photograph: Paul McErlane/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Google is on the hunt for start-ups to take part in its “adopt a start-up” programme, with the deadline for applications this Friday. The 12-week pro(...)

Laura McCabe presents herself as “Trump for Taoiseach” at the St Patrick’s Day parade on Clare Island, Co Mayo. Photograph: Áine Ryan

Clare Island may be in Enda Kenny’s constituency, but it was “Trump For Taoiseach” at the annual St Patrick’s Day parade on Thursday afternoon. For(...)

 The Constitution Room at The Shelbourne hotel

You have had an enjoyable night with friends eating forgettable food and shouting over the din of a packed restaurant. There have been lengthy lulls b(...)