A team led by Matrix panellist Jim McLaughlin has joined forces with a Silicon Valley Medtech company in a bid to create a real life Tricorder – the fictional hand held device featured in Star Trek.
The local team, called zensor, and the US team, Scanadu, were named as two of ten Qualcomm […]
ESA astronaut Tim Peake has issued an invitation to UK school pupils to contact him via amateur radio during his mission to the International Space Station.
Tim Peake will be launched to the Space Station in November to spend six months working and living on the orbiting research centre.
Thanks to a […]
A PayPal executive who works with engineers and developers to find and test new technologies says that embeddable, injectable, and ingestible devices are the next wave in identification for mobile payments.
PayPal’s global head of developer evangelism, Jonathan Leblanc, argues that technology has taken a huge leap forward to “true integration […]
From 21st April, Google will update its search algorithms so that “mobile friendliness” affects the prominence of your website’ s position in the search results.
Other criteria will include the size of text and how well content fits on a mobile screen. Google says mobile friendliness is only one of many factors […]
Belfast’s Big Data Conference (part of the worldwide interactive Big Data Week event) will take place on the 23rd April.
Speakers from HP, Sky, Amazon Web Services, Royal Mail and JustGiving will be there to advise Northern Ireland firms on opportunities within Big Data – the global market for which is set […]
Local entrepreneurs could win up to €280,000 through InterTradeIreland’s Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition 2015.
The competition is now in its 13th year and is looking for young companies from all business sectors to apply.
The Seedcorn competition mirrors the real life investment process and is aimed at early and new start companies that […]
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