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  1. You don’t have to be a researcher to work in research

    06.19 / 15:18 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Picture a career in research. Did you picture a lab coat and goggles? It can be much more nuanced than that. Here, Hays’ Paul Strouts offers an overview of some of the non-research-based clinical research careers you can pursue. The post You don’t have to be a researcher to work in research appeared first on Silicon Rep…
  2. Diaceutics proves empowering testing is its own miracle drug

    06.19 / 15:18 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Thanks to technology developed by Irish diagnostics company Diaceutics some 500,000 patients in the EU and US have so far received accurate testing. The post Diaceutics proves empowering testing is its own miracle drug appeared first on Silicon…
  3. International research collaboration has never been more important – SFI chief

    06.19 / 15:18 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Prof Mark Ferguson explains why Science Foundation will continue to harness the potential of international research collaborations even in shifting times. The post International research collaboration has never been more important – SFI chief appeared first on Silicon R…
  4. New €5,000 pitch competition emerges for entrepreneurs

    06.19 / 14:21 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    The avenues available to entrepreneurs to secure funding are as numerous as they are welcome in the community, with a new microfinance video-pitch competition the latest on the theme. The post New €5,000 pitch competition emerges for entrepreneurs appeared first on Silicon R…
  5. Buzz Aldrin forced to pull out of Cork visit due to ill health

    06.19 / 14:21 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Legendary astronaut and space enthusiast Dr Buzz Aldrin has been forced to pull out of his speaking gig in Cork next week due to ill health. The post Buzz Aldrin forced to pull out of Cork visit due to ill health appeared first on Silicon…
  6. Super T and 104 entrepreneurs make Startup Weekend in Dublin sizzle

    06.19 / 13:23 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    While most of Ireland was being cooked by the sun, industrious entrepreneurs were cooking up world-beating ideas. The post Super T and 104 entrepreneurs make Startup Weekend in Dublin sizzle appeared first on Silicon…
  7. Fergus can feel it in his gut, APC is here for the greater good

    06.19 / 12:18 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    One of the more important people in the Irish science scene, Prof Fergus Shanahan is the driving force behind APC Microbiome in Cork. The post Fergus can feel it in his gut, APC is here for the greater good appeared first on Silicon…
  8. New #LoveWins Chrome extension filters out homophobic slurs online

    06.19 / 12:18 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    In a bid to help stop the spread of homophobic insults online, a new Chrome extension replaces hateful words with empowering ones. The post New #LoveWins Chrome extension filters out homophobic slurs online appeared first on Silicon…
  9. Can this research stop disease in its tracks?

    06.19 / 11:20 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Humankind advances on the back of research carried out in institutions and organisations around the world. Here, we hear from a Dublin City University researcher trying to improve our lives. The post Can this research stop disease in its tracks? appeared first on Silicon…
  10. LA mayor believed to be open to Elon Musk’s Boring idea

    06.19 / 11:20 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Elon Musk’s vision of building vast tunnel networks underground to ease traffic on the surface appears to be gaining traction within Los Angeles. The post LA mayor believed to be open to Elon Musk’s Boring idea appeared first on Silicon Rep…
  11. At PwC, you get to learn, grow and challenge yourself

    06.19 / 10:08 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    PwC has more than 220,000 employees from more than 150 countries. So, what can one expect if they started working there? The post At PwC, you get to learn, grow and challenge yourself appeared first on Silicon…
  12. Ireland needs to get better at telling its research story

    06.19 / 10:08 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Ireland’s proud legacy in science and research needs to be told to inspire future generations, writes John Kennedy. The post Ireland needs to get better at telling its research story appeared first on Silicon R…
  13. Study shows acupuncture can be ‘as effective’ as pain medicine

    06.19 / 10:08 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Research in Australia has linked acupuncture with suitable pain relief, with patients marginally preferring it to standard treatments. The post Study shows acupuncture can be ‘as effective’ as pain medicine appeared first on Silicon Rep…
  14. ‘The appetite to engage with digital commerce is huge’

    06.19 / 10:08 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    As part of our Leaders’ Insights series, we spoke to Koomo’s Ciaran Bollard about simplifying digital commerce. The post ‘The appetite to engage with digital commerce is huge’ appeared first on Silicon Republi…
  15. How your YouTube is expected to change in reaction to terrorism

    06.19 / 10:08 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    In the wake of further terrorist attacks across the world, Google has revealed how YouTube will change to help stem extremist content on the platform. The post How your YouTube is expected to change in reaction to terrorism appeared first on Silicon…
  16. West gaining 50 IT jobs as Codec-dss opens new Galway office

    06.19 / 09:08 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Galway-based IT services company Codec-dss recently opened a new office, with 50 new positions coming on the back of a €2.5m investment. The post West gaining 50 IT jobs as Codec-dss opens new Galway office appeared first on Silicon R…
  17. A 5bn milestone: Two-thirds of Earth’s population now have mobile phones

    06.19 / 08:03 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Europe is the highest penetrated region for mobile but China, India and Africa are where the real growth opportunities are. The post A 5bn milestone: Two-thirds of Earth’s population now have mobile phones appeared first on Silicon R…
  18. Top 10 discoveries from NASA satellite in first 1,000 days orbiting Mars

    06.19 / 08:03 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Many missions will play a role in sending humans to Mars in a couple of decades, with MAVEN, in particular, a project of huge significance. The post Top 10 discoveries from NASA satellite in first 1,000 days orbiting Mars appeared first on Silicon…
  19. 46p of tech roles posted by employers in Ireland are developer roles

    06.19 / 07:06 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Surge in interest in junior tech roles among grads, says Indeed, but firms need to be better at finding the hidden gems among applicants. The post 46p of tech roles posted by employers in Ireland are developer roles appeared first on Silicon…
  20. Chanty wants to make the world more productive using AI

    06.19 / 06:07 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Our start-up of the week is Chanty Inc, a Kharkiv, Ukraine-based start-up behind a revolutionary new AI-powered business messaging platform. The post Chanty wants to make the world more productive using AI appeared first on Silicon…