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  1. Chan Zuckerberg Initiative makes first ever acquisition

    01.24 / 15:52 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, aiming to “cure, prevent or manage all diseases” by the end of this century, has bought its first company: Meta. The post Chan Zuckerberg Initiative makes first ever acquisition appeared first on Silicon Rep…
  2. Bank of Ireland brings mortgage protection online

    01.24 / 15:16 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Bank of Ireland has digitised its mortgage protection service with a new fully digital and paperless process. The post Bank of Ireland brings mortgage protection online appeared first on Silicon…
  3. Largest all-female expedition leads the way for women in STEM

    01.24 / 12:12 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    A journey to the southernmost continent in the world made by 76 women in science aims to change the face of leadership. The post Largest all-female expedition leads the way for women in STEM appeared first on Silicon…
  4. SoapBox Labs lands €1.2m seed funding after Inspirefest meet-up thrives

    01.24 / 12:11 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Dublin-based SoapBox Labs has successfully raised €1.2m in seed funding, with the children’s speech technology company now seeking expansion in Ireland and the US. The post SoapBox Labs lands €1.2m seed funding after Inspirefest meet-up thrives appeared first on Silicon Repub…
  5. ESA approves latest Irish software that will help satellites predict weather

    01.24 / 10:57 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    The European Space Agency (ESA) has approved that latest Irish software to head into space as Dublin-based OCE Technology’s debug tool will be heading into space aboard satellites and spacecraft. The post ESA approves latest Irish software that will help satellites predict weather appeared first on Silicon R…
  6. Sprint joins the encore: Invests $200m in Tidal

    01.24 / 07:54 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    US telecoms giant Sprint has acquired a 33pc stake in Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal in a $200m transaction. The post Sprint joins the encore: Invests $200m in Tidal appeared first on Silicon R…
  7. So you want to be a game designer

    01.23 / 12:13 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Are you in awe of the world of Fallout? Do you stare in wonder at the intricate puzzles in Portal? What about the visual experience of Red Dead Redemption? Do you want make your own mark as a game designer? The post So you want to be a game designer appeared first on Silicon…
  8. Meitu: The photo app sensation proving to be a real privacy nightmare

    01.23 / 10:22 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Almost overnight, a photo filter app from China called Meitu become a phenomenon globally, but lurking beneath it is a myriad of privacy concerns that users need to know. The post Meitu: The photo app sensation proving to be a real privacy nightmare appeared first on Silicon…
  9. MHC Tech Law: What’s next for fintech?

    01.23 / 09:10 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    The team at Mason, Hayes & Curran look to the year ahead to see what’s coming next for the fintech sector. The post MHC Tech Law: What’s next for fintech? appeared first on Silicon Rep…
  10. Vine: Gone but far from forgotten as archive goes live

    01.23 / 09:09 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Twitter’s decision to shelve Vine in late 2016 heralded the end of a viral sensation, though it’s not going anywhere just yet. The post Vine: Gone but far from forgotten as archive goes live appeared first on Silicon Rep…
  11. IoT global round-up: Trump fears, IoT insurance and Davos predictions

    01.20 / 14:24 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    This week in the world of IoT, Trump’s ascension to the White House prompts IoT security fears, brokers look to IoT for car insurance and predictions come in from Davos 2017. The post IoT global round-up: Trump fears, IoT insurance and Davos predictions appeared first on Silicon R…
  12. Sweden’s six-hour work day: Is it really the best option?

    01.20 / 13:47 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Sweden’s six-hour work day spawned positive results for its employees, but is it as simple as that? Is it even feasible? The post Sweden’s six-hour work day: Is it really the best option? appeared first on Silicon Rep…
  13. The tips and tricks that will help you land your dream job

    01.20 / 11:57 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    This week, we’re all about helping you find your absolute dream job. From LinkedIn tweaks to freelancing advice, we have all the tips to help you in your search. The post The tips and tricks that will help you land your dream job appeared first on Silicon R…
  14. Samsung believes it has found the cause of the Note7 battery fires

    01.20 / 11:19 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Ahead of the release of its official report into the Galaxy Note7 debacle, Samsung has found that the cause of the battery issues was down to a manufacturing error that saw a number of batteries being an irregular size. The post Samsung believes it has found the cause of the Note7 battery fires appeared first on Silicon…
  15. LinkedIn finally gives its desktop site a design overhaul

    01.20 / 09:30 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    LinkedIn has finally revealed the redesign of its desktop site, which is more streamlined and comes with new chatbot and search features. The post LinkedIn finally gives its desktop site a design overhaul appeared first on Silicon…
  16. Amazon and Apple will now allow third-party audiobook sales in EU

    01.20 / 09:29 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    In one of the few concessions from major tech companies to the EU, both Amazon and Apple have agreed to end its exclusivity obligations in the supply and selling of audiobooks through Audible. The post Amazon and Apple will now allow third-party audiobook sales in EU appeared first on Silicon…
  17. Has Krebs unmasked the creator of IoT DDoS worm Mirai?

    01.20 / 08:16 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Infosec journalist Brian Krebs has claimed to have unmasked the creator of Mirai botnet that went on to cause the internet’s biggest meltdown by taking over vulnerable IoT devices. The post Has Krebs unmasked the creator of IoT DDoS worm Mirai? appeared first on Silicon R…
  18. Fidelity International seeking passionate and innovative employees

    01.19 / 16:56 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Knowing what an employer wants from candidates can make it easier to determine if you’re interested in a particular job. We talk to Fidelity International to find out what they’re looking for. The post Fidelity International seeking passionate and innovative employees appeared first on Silicon Rep…
  19. Year of the machines: 2017 will be a breakthrough year for machine learning

    01.19 / 16:19 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    2017 will be a breakthrough year for machine learning with capabilities evolving from smartphones to also arrive on drones, tablets, cars, IoT, AR and VR devices. The post Year of the machines: 2017 will be a breakthrough year for machine learning appeared first on Silicon…
  20. Why am I losing my best employees?

    01.19 / 15:06 siliconrepublic.com Siliconrepublic.com - Gadgets
    Companies that have a high turnover of staff not only lose out financially, but it doesn’t paint a good picture of their internal cultures. However, it’s more than just money that forces the best employees to look elsewhere. The post Why am I losing my best employees? appeared first on Silicon Rep…