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Free-to-air, subscriptions and the 'digital space' - What future for the Six Nations?
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Free-to-air, subscriptions and the 'digital space' - What future for the Six Nations?

Jul 20th 2019, 10:00 AM 24,718 Views 38 Comments

IRFU CEO Philip Browne says the competition has to “embrace the change.”

'800 million people globally could be made redundant by technology over the next ten years'
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'800 million people globally could be made redundant by technology over the next ten years'

Jul 23rd 2018, 7:00 AM 29,037 Views 49 Comments

Partnering with the big technology companies to implement a digital apprenticeship scheme would be game changing for Ireland’s economic prospects, writes Gary Gannon.

Stephen Rae stepping down as INM group editor-in-chief
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Stephen Rae stepping down as INM group editor-in-chief

May 23rd 2018, 3:19 PM 8,085 Views 17 Comments

Rae was group editor-in-chief for five years.

It's an end of an era for Sinn Féin as An Phoblacht ceases publication
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It's an end of an era for Sinn Féin as An Phoblacht ceases publication

Dec 4th 2017, 1:42 PM 22,307 Views 72 Comments

An Phoblacht has been in production in its current form since 1970.

Explainer: What is Bitcoin, and why is it making headlines again?
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Explainer: What is Bitcoin, and why is it making headlines again?

Jul 15th 2017, 9:45 AM 23,541 Views 27 Comments

Mark Karpeles, former CEO of collapsed Bitcoin exchange MtGox, went on trial this week over the disappearance of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the virtual currency.

The skills you need to stay ahead of the workplace robot
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The skills you need to stay ahead of the workplace robot

Dec 27th 2016, 10:30 PM 12,965 Views 2 Comments

There are two things that you’ll need to know to make sure you’re more useful than robots – for at least another year.

Bill O'Herlihy's wish granted as Irish Film Board changes its name
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Bill O'Herlihy's wish granted as Irish Film Board changes its name

Jul 14th 2015, 6:00 PM 28,661 Views 26 Comments

The change was given the seal of approval the week before he died.

UPC has launched its own streaming service...
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# Not Optimus Prime

UPC has launched its own streaming service...

Mar 19th 2015, 5:06 PM 18,110 Views 20 Comments

But Netflix it ain’t. And you may have to pay extra for it.

From dial-up to The Devil Wears Prada: How the internet helped this writer's career
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From dial-up to The Devil Wears Prada: How the internet helped this writer's career

Jan 24th 2015, 12:46 PM 6,517 Views 1 Comment

Sophia Stuart’s career began when the internet was taking its first steps, and her fascination with it took her all over the world.

Don't have time to make it to the shops? These digital gifts may help you out
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Don't have time to make it to the shops? These digital gifts may help you out

Dec 21st 2014, 11:00 AM 11,345 Views 0 Comments

And you won’t have to wrap them either so win-win.

Opinion: How to find razor-sharp focus in the age of distraction
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Opinion: How to find razor-sharp focus in the age of distraction

Nov 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 104 Views 11 Comments

You can be productive and creative – but first you need to focus.

Love old ads? A whole load of them are set to be archived
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Love old ads? A whole load of them are set to be archived

Oct 1st 2014, 8:05 PM 13,974 Views 17 Comments

Several organisations have been awarded funds from the BAI to archive old programming, music and advertisements.

What I learned: striving for the paperless classroom
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# App-ly Yourself

What I learned: striving for the paperless classroom

Sep 19th 2014, 8:30 AM 8,944 Views 28 Comments

Tablet computers could soon replace books – but it’s not as simple as just adding iPads.

Microsoft begins cleaning up the Windows store by removing 1,500 fake apps from it
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Microsoft begins cleaning up the Windows store by removing 1,500 fake apps from it

Aug 28th 2014, 2:35 PM 7,296 Views 11 Comments

The company promises to remove more apps which mislead users and crack down on fake and scam apps.

Apple's iPhone 6 faces a big pricing problem around the world
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Apple's iPhone 6 faces a big pricing problem around the world

Jul 29th 2014, 2:45 PM 34,936 Views 77 Comments

Relatively poorer customers can’t afford it – and they’re turning to Android.

Man creates stunning ad to sell his piece of sh*t car
# One Careful Owner
# One Careful Owner

Man creates stunning ad to sell his piece of sh*t car

Jul 15th 2014, 8:39 AM 4,067 Views 2 Comments

It’s a sweet little 1999 number.

Sorry, country folk: Still a huge divide between urban and rural internet speeds
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Sorry, country folk: Still a huge divide between urban and rural internet speeds

Jun 4th 2014, 3:46 PM 8,622 Views 58 Comments

At the launch of UPC’s second Irish Digital Report, the Minister for Communications Pat Rabbitte said that there was still a “significant divide” between the quality of internet service provided in urban and rural Ireland.

Irish businesses are among the EU's best for selling abroad online
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Irish businesses are among the EU's best for selling abroad online

May 29th 2014, 6:30 AM 4,071 Views 4 Comments

It’s one of a number of details conatined in EU-wide research on digital habits.

Students get chance to show off digital skills with launch of Future 8 Awards
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Students get chance to show off digital skills with launch of Future 8 Awards

May 6th 2014, 3:00 PM 4,355 Views 4 Comments

The competition, which is open to children and teenagers aged 7 – 17, features eight categories and promises that each main prize will be a “money-can’t-buy experience.”

The rate of cybercrime is on the rise, with some firms losing nearly €4 million because of it
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# Cyber Crime

The rate of cybercrime is on the rise, with some firms losing nearly €4 million because of it

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:13 AM 4,462 Views 5 Comments

The study from PWC found that cybercrime in Ireland has risen from 24 per cent to 45 per cent since 2011.

Claremorris to become the first fibre town in Ireland
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Claremorris to become the first fibre town in Ireland

Apr 7th 2014, 11:35 AM 15,247 Views 77 Comments

The service, which is expected to be completed by August, will provide all local businesses in the area with internet speeds of 250Mb/s (31.25MB/s.

Column: The lack of positive content for young people in digital media is a real concern
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Column: The lack of positive content for young people in digital media is a real concern

Apr 3rd 2014, 8:00 AM 11 Views 12 Comments

Digital technology can give incredibly positive opportunities, but there has to be a concerted effort to get the best out of the medium, writes Brian O’Neill.

Fancy a move to Central Okanagan? Hundreds of Canada, Australia & NZ jobs on offer today
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Fancy a move to Central Okanagan? Hundreds of Canada, Australia & NZ jobs on offer today

Mar 19th 2014, 7:15 AM 14,196 Views 17 Comments

Yes, Central Okangan… It’s not as remote as it sounds.

Neil Young set to release his own hifi music player on Kickstarter
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# Rocking In The Free World

Neil Young set to release his own hifi music player on Kickstarter

Mar 10th 2014, 12:35 PM 6,707 Views 30 Comments

The PonoPlayer will have 128GB of storage, which the makers say is enough to save between 100 to 500 high-quality albums, and will be made available for pre-order later this week.

This iconic logo will be disappearing from cinemas tomorrow
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# At The Movies

This iconic logo will be disappearing from cinemas tomorrow

Mar 6th 2014, 4:34 PM 31,001 Views 29 Comments

Take a last look at the Carlton branding iron.

Column: Children don't understand the consequences of sexting
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Column: Children don't understand the consequences of sexting

Mar 3rd 2014, 7:30 PM 2,222 Views 27 Comments

Children as young as 10 have engaged in ‘sexting’ – sending explicit images or texts to another person — but they are distanced from the reality of what they are doing, writes Dr Maureen Griffin.

Most young adults would sacrifice their TV and laptop ahead of their smartphone
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Most young adults would sacrifice their TV and laptop ahead of their smartphone

Jan 28th 2014, 2:19 PM 4,782 Views 17 Comments

A survey from O2 Media found that 70 per cent of respondents say their smartphone is their “first or most important screen.”

Column: Sorry politicians, you can’t avoid social media – people no longer accept being ‘talked at’
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Column: Sorry politicians, you can’t avoid social media – people no longer accept being ‘talked at’

Jan 27th 2014, 7:00 AM 67 Views 17 Comments

The political class have realised the importance of a digital economy – but, they also need to realise the importance of building a digital democracy, writes Niall Devitt.

Irish creatives take on the future of film and media-making
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# Digital Biscuit

Irish creatives take on the future of film and media-making

Jan 21st 2014, 9:31 PM 8,401 Views 9 Comments

Technology and creative experts are meeting at the Digital Biscuit event this week – and the producer of Borgen will be among them.

This is what Fight Club would have looked like if Tyler Durden hadn't been there
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# First Rule

This is what Fight Club would have looked like if Tyler Durden hadn't been there

Jan 21st 2014, 8:40 AM 2,171 Views 0 Comments

Because he actually wasn’t there, y’see?

Will 2014 be the year of wearable tech?
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# Wearable Tech

Will 2014 be the year of wearable tech?

Jan 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 9,999 Views 15 Comments

The growing use of embedded wearable devices is spawning a massive industry geared to fitness, health and other goals.

Column: Want to break into the digital sector... but aren't sure how?
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Column: Want to break into the digital sector... but aren't sure how?

Dec 26th 2013, 7:30 PM 102 Views 10 Comments

Several people working in the digital sector in Dublin share their impressions of the industry – and give some career advice to those wanting to pursue a path in that area.

Man purchases €75,000 car using only bitcoin
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# Vroom Vroom

Man purchases €75,000 car using only bitcoin

Dec 10th 2013, 11:00 AM 19,377 Views 19 Comments

The Tesla Model S Performance is believed to be the first car to be purchased using the digital currency.

Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail
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Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail

Dec 7th 2013, 5:30 PM 33,600 Views 24 Comments

You’ll have to be quick though.

How Google Glasses might change photography for good
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# See Here

How Google Glasses might change photography for good

Nov 16th 2013, 5:00 PM 16,182 Views 19 Comments

The quality might not yet be able to replicate great photography – and it solves some practical challenges of taking a good pic.

Column: Improve your prospects of getting a job in Ireland’s digital sector
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Column: Improve your prospects of getting a job in Ireland’s digital sector

Oct 7th 2013, 7:15 AM 20 Views 17 Comments

Ireland’s vibrant tech scene offers young Irish people a wealth of opportunities. Stephen McIntyre – Twitter’s Head of Sales/Operations for Europe, Middle East and Africa – shares some industry tips.

Column: RTÉ's future plans are missing one vital ingredient: you.
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Column: RTÉ's future plans are missing one vital ingredient: you.

Sep 29th 2013, 8:30 AM 66 Views 51 Comments

The public service broadcaster’s just-published five-year strategy is not short on ambition, but it may point towards an organisation more ready to forge commercial partnerships than embrace its public, writes Mark Cullinane.

Why do people wait in line forever just to buy an iPhone?
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# Whyowhy

Why do people wait in line forever just to buy an iPhone?

Sep 23rd 2013, 8:15 PM 11,681 Views 41 Comments

This great short film stays up all night to ask that question. “I think you have to be a little crazy to wait in line.”

Enda Kenny to take part in his first webcasted roundtable discussion
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Enda Kenny to take part in his first webcasted roundtable discussion

Sep 5th 2013, 5:28 PM 3,697 Views 15 Comments

Taoiseach will meet with Irish businesses “to explore the growth, challenges and potential jobs opportunities arising from trading online”. And he wants you to join the conversation on Twitter.

Ireland and the Internet: Crunching the numbers
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Ireland and the Internet: Crunching the numbers

Jul 15th 2013, 7:15 AM 10,568 Views 43 Comments

How many people in Ireland do you think have never been online?

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