Category: Innovation

MobilityX Conference, focused on the future of self-driving technology

MobilityX, the autonomous driving industry conference, will welcome delegates to Dublin’s Iveagh House on Thursday, 10thMay to discuss the exciting future of self-driving cars. The one-day conference will introduce the public to the global leaders of this growing sector and will be followed by an invite-only, TED style event on Mayo’s Achill Island from May

Philip McNamara the organiser of MobilityX appears on this episode of the Irish Tech New Podcast

I talk to Philip McNamara the VP of Business Development for Voxpro in the USA and the organiser of MobilityX. Philip talks to Ronan about the MobilityX Conference which takes places on May 1oth, what to expect at it, self-driving cars, and why some of the technology in self-driving cars is available in most cars sold

Your 2018 Guide to eCommerce Sales Success: Meet Consumer Expectations

Guest post by Ashley Kimler Remember when the buzzword was “responsive?” It took us awhile, but eventually most of us working in the online world caught on. Now, we realize the importance of our content being viewable from multiple devices. Now, we have new jargon to learn. Here is the foundation you need for eCommerce

Microsoft hosts Girls in ICT event to inspire young girls

Microsoft hosted their Girls in Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) event last Thursday. The event took place in their South County Campus in Sandyford. It brought 80 schoolgirls from 3 schools together to their Dreamspace innovation hub to celebrate girls in ICT. Microsoft strongly believe that girls need to be empowered more to succeed through

Artificial Intelligence: A Blessing or a Curse?

Written by Stavros Papagianneas  Artificial Intelligence is rapidly changing the environments of just about everything – from translation to speech recognition to jobs to decision-making processes. AI, with its thousands of promised benefits, is positioned to affect just about every business around the globe. But with all the hype surrounding what AI can automate and relieve

Why Canada has Emerged as a Leading Blockchain and Crypto Nation: Expert Take

There are four pillars: innovation, low energy costs, high internet speed and favorable regulatory regime In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover everything from Blockchain technology and ICO funding to taxation, regulation, and cryptocurrency adoption by

Laurence Buchanan from EY appears on this episode of the Irish Tech News Podcast

I talk to Laurence Buchanan from EY who is one of the keynote speakers at Dublin Tech Summit. Laurence talks about digital transformation, doing digital versus being digital, digital factories and gives a few client case studies. Source: New feed

The Demographics of Innovation Why Demographics is a Key to the Innovation Race By James Liang, reviewed

By @SimonCocking review of The Demographics of Innovation, Why Demographics is a Key to the Innovation Race, By James Liang. Published by Wiley £22.95/ US$29.95/ EUR27.60 In recent decades—as a result of increased urbanisation, industrialisation, and resulting affluence—people are having fewer children. This new demographic scenario has created a set of troubling social problems, such as labour shortages and a decline of economic dynamism. Written by James

HP Brings Powerful PC Gaming Experiences to the Masses

HP Inc. has introduced HP Pavilion Gaming, a new lineup of notebooks, desktops, and displays designed to meet the needs of mainstream gamers. The HP Pavilion Gaming lineup provides the ultimate combination of powerful gaming experiences, value, and versatility for everyday use. Gaming is one of the fastest growing PC segments, with more than 1 billion gamers