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#Web Summit

From TheJournal.ie Fallon brothers and Paddy Cosgrave honoured at Eircom Spiders Web Heroes

Fallon brothers and Paddy Cosgrave honoured at Eircom Spiders

A Belfast foundation that helps young people through sport also claimed two awards on the night.

From TheJournal.ie Fascinating Web Summit start-ups you need to hear about Web Summit

Fascinating Web Summit start-ups you need to hear about

Need an app that makes children help out around the house? Or one that allows you browse the internet on your phone without a data connection?

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Life-enhancing cubes, Facebook for pets, and more Web Summit start-ups Technology

WATCH: Life-enhancing cubes, Facebook for pets, and more Web Summit start-ups

We spoke to start-ups at the international conference to see what they had on offer.

From TheJournal.ie Elon Musk's advice to Enda Kenny on fostering Ireland's digital economy Web Summit

Elon Musk's advice to Enda Kenny on fostering Ireland's digital economy

His three top tips: Encourage engineering courses in university, support start-ups better, develop talent.

From TheJournal.ie AOL chief issues battle cry at Web Summit Web Summit

AOL chief issues battle cry at Web Summit

“AOL missed the marketplace,” admits Tim Armstrong in Dublin but shares the lessons the company has learned.

From TheJournal.ie Create-your-own-video-ad company wins start-up award Web Summit

Create-your-own-video-ad company wins start-up award

Viddyad praised for originality and potential by judges at ESB Spark of Genius award during Web Summit.

From The42 Tony Hawk got beat down by an Irish teenager in a game of rock, paper, scissors today The Birdman

Tony Hawk got beat down by an Irish teenager in a game of rock, paper, scissors today

Your skateboard can’t help you here, T-Hawk.

From TheJournal.ie Irish company wins world distribution rights to skateboarding doc Tony Hawk

Irish company wins world distribution rights to skateboarding doc

Wildcard Distribution announced their coup at the Web Summit today, which skateboarding hero Tony Hawk is attending.

From TheJournal.ie This is what the Nasdaq bell ringing in Dublin looks like Web Summit

This is what the Nasdaq bell ringing in Dublin looks like

Taoiseach Enda Kenny became the first person to ever ring the opening bell in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie Tech leaders gather for start of Dublin Web Summit Web Summit

Tech leaders gather for start of Dublin Web Summit

A total of 10,000 people will be in attendance with venture capitalists looking to invest.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach to take part in "fireside discussion" with PayPal founder Web Summit

Taoiseach to take part in "fireside discussion" with PayPal founder

Enda Kenny, two billionaires and a fireside chat. What more could you want?

From TheJournal.ie Column: Why are so few computer science graduates getting jobs? Opinion

Column: Why are so few computer science graduates getting jobs?

The Government and higher education system could be nurturing our potential world-changers much more effectively, writes Paddy Cosgrave.

From TheJournal.ie Call for tech companies to enter €25,000 competition Seed Capital

Call for tech companies to enter €25,000 competition

Entries for the ESB Spark of Genius competition have been extended to Wednesday, with tech start-ups eligible to win the prize.

From TheJournal.ie NASDAQ bell to ring in Ireland for the first time Web Summit

NASDAQ bell to ring in Ireland for the first time

Millions of people will watch the NASDAQ stock market open live from the Dublin Web Summit.

From TheJournal.ie Aaron McKenna: We know Ireland has talent – why stop it from growing? Opinion

Aaron McKenna: We know Ireland has talent – why stop it from growing?

Ireland’s ‘knowledge economy’ is actually waiting to happen, writes Aaron McKenna.

From TheJournal.ie Mozilla CEO says Google is a "frenemy" Web Summit

Mozilla CEO says Google is a "frenemy"

Gary Kovacs says that while Mozilla, which created Firefox, gets most of its revenue from Google, the two companies are still eyeing each other carefully.

From TheJournal.ie Egyptian revolutionary: why online activism can work Web Summit

Egyptian revolutionary: why online activism can work

Wael Ghonim tells Irish audience how he applied digital marketing strategies to Facebook campaign that helped spark uprising in Egypt last year.

From TheJournal.ie SmartThings beats major competition to take Web Summit startup award Web Summit

SmartThings beats major competition to take Web Summit startup award

A major coup for the company, the award comes with a €100,000 prize.

From TheJournal.ie Web summit hears: Sex please, you're Irish Web Summit This post contains videos

Web summit hears: Sex please, you're Irish

Cindy Gallop, founder of Make Love Not Porn, wants Irish people to share their real-life sex videos to counter the myths of online porn (and to make some money while they’re at it).

From TheJournal.ie Digital head wants "all of RTÉ" to convert to online Web Summit

Digital head wants "all of RTÉ" to convert to online

Múirne Laffan tells Dublin Web Summit that RTÉ need to “work together” with other media outlets as online become priority.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Web Summit: Credit and debit cards could become a thing of the past Web Summit

Dublin Web Summit: Credit and debit cards could become a thing of the past

In the future people will want to be able to make payments directly from their current account using their phone, rather than a card, the Dublin Web Summit heard today.

From TheJournal.ie Smartphone explosion - and 10 other predictions your business should know Web Summit

Smartphone explosion - and 10 other predictions your business should know

AOL’s Digital Prophet David Shing was speaking at the Dublin Web Summit today.

From TheJournal.ie Coder Dojo founder, aged 20, honoured at Web Summit Web Summit This post contains videos

Coder Dojo founder, aged 20, honoured at Web Summit

James Whelton has become the youngest ever social entrepreneur to be made a fellow of the Ashoka foundation.

From TheJournal.ie Europe's largest technology conference to begin in RDS today Dublin Web Summit

Europe's largest technology conference to begin in RDS today

Over 3,000 people are expected at the RDS for the Dublin Web Summit, thought to be worth €12m to the local economy.