Category: Future Trends

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

No Government data on number of people or companies in Irish augmented and virtual reality sector expert warns

The Irish Government needs to undertake a detailed analysis of the augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) industries in this country if it wishes to capture investment in these growing markets, according to one of the country’s top AR and VR experts.  Alex Gibson, Assistant Head of the School of Marketing in Dublin Institute of Technology

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

Enterprise Ireland launches €1 million Competitive Start Fund for female entrepreneurs

Enterprise Ireland’s €1 million Competitive Start Fund (CSF) for Female Entrepreneurs will open for applications on Tuesday, May 1. Up to €50,000 in equity funding is available to a maximum of 20 successful female applicants with early stage start-up companies. Last year, 46 per cent of all companies who received CSF investment from Enterprise Ireland were

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

How Cryptocurrency Affects Video Games

Guest post by Jonah Blake, Founder and Managing Member of NewCurr and DebtMet.  If you’re like me, a complete video game nerd to the core, you probably had an advantage fundamentally understanding cryptocurrency when it was first widely introduced. For years, gaming studios and publishers all over the world were introducing their own in game

Facebook Organic Reach Has Dropped to 34% Since January 2018

Attempting to make Facebook a more friendly place, full of content shared by friends and family, the social media platform is now offering brands 34% less reach organically. A piece of research carried out by Roisin Linnie, Head of Social at Dublin based digital marketing agency, Wolfgang Digital, found brand pages are now organically reaching

Cutting out the Middle Man with the P2P Sharing Economy

The sharing economy is taking off. From homes to cars and from bikes to parking spaces, we are, increasingly, willing to share what we own with others – for a price. The global average of people who are willing to share their assets is 68%, while 66% are willing to borrow from others. Some 25%