Shane Curran

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Ciara Jackman of  Gailltír: ‘Once we won the last All-Ireland, we knew you had to win the two in a row to get up to senior.’

From Shane Curran’s homemade kicking tees to Dónal Óg Cusack’s sliotar manipulation, the tales of inventive GAA goalkeepers chasing the marginal gains(...)

Adam Dalton and Evan Darcy: Robotify teaches students to code through the use of robots and simulation. The company made headlines globally when it signed a deal with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak’s Woz Ed firm.

The founders of Irish education technology start-up Robotify will share up to €10 million from the sale of the company they started as school students(...)

Shane Curran, founder and chief executive of Evervault. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

Evervault, the much-hyped data security company founded by former BT Young Scientist award-winner Shane Curran, is to more than double its headcount i(...)

Gregory Tarr, who was announced as winner of the 57th BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition Gregory. Photograph: Chris Bellew /Fennell Photography

A new software programme that could make the internet a safer place has culminated in its developer Greg Tarr winning the 2021 BT Young Scientist &(...)

Overall winner Gregory Tarr (17), a sixth year student from Bandon Grammar School Co Cork pictured with parents Nita and Richard Tarr. Photograph: Chris Bellew /Fennell Photography

Greg Tarr, a Leaving Cert student at Bandon Grammar School in Co Cork, is the overall winner of the 2021 BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibitio(...)

Shane Curran, Evervault. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

The young tech entrepreneur and founder of Evervault, Shane Curran, has outlined his hopes that his 18-month old company will “build the encryption en(...)

Ryanair flew into the pandemic with a relatively strong balance sheet. Photograph: Eric Luke

How do you weigh up the annus covidius horribilis of 2020 in words that don’t have to be asterisked? It was a year when a virus inflicted a brutal en(...)

 Evervault founder Shane Curran: “If no one builds the data privacy infrastructure for the internet, data privacy will never exist.” Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

Young Scientist winner Shane Curran has raised $16 million (€14.5 million) from some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley investment for his data pr(...)

Young Scientist co-founder Dr Tony Scott with two first-year students from Loreto Foxrock at the Young Scientist event launch in 2017. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The benefits of the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE) go far beyond the classroom or the school science lab, according to cofoun(...)

Amazon said it only used ‘an extremely small sample’ of Alexa voice recordings to improve the customer experience. Photograph: Philippe Lopez/AFP via Getty Images

How much do you trust big tech companies? If the answer is “very little”, there are few who could argue with that assessment. There’s an old saying t(...)

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