Dublin Web Summit
# dublin-web-summit - Today’s News
Don’t sweat the small stuff.
# dublin-web-summit - Thursday 24 July, 2014
‘Just rumours’ says the company.
# dublin-web-summit - Thursday 8 May, 2014
The Summit’s website lists a number of past speakers who have dropped out of education such as Twitter’s Jack Dorsey or Tumblr’s David Karp.
The minimum grade requirement for job applicants is different depending where someone graduated.
# dublin-web-summit - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
Limerick-native Patrick Collison, founder and CEO of payments company Stripe, and the co-founder of Paypal, Max Levichin, will also speak at the event, now known as The Summit.
# dublin-web-summit - Thursday 31 October, 2013
His three top tips: Encourage engineering courses in university, support start-ups better, develop talent.
“AOL missed the marketplace,” admits Tim Armstrong in Dublin but shares the lessons the company has learned.
But how does The Birdman do under a high dropping ball, Ger?
# dublin-web-summit - Wednesday 30 October, 2013
Your skateboard can’t help you here, T-Hawk.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny became the first person to ever ring the opening bell in Ireland.
A total of 10,000 people will be in attendance with venture capitalists looking to invest.
# dublin-web-summit - Saturday 20 October, 2012
How much does it cost to bring football into disrepute on Twitter? And how do NAMA’s accounts look?
Ireland’s ‘knowledge economy’ is actually waiting to happen, writes Aaron McKenna.
# dublin-web-summit - Friday 19 October, 2012
Cindy Gallop founded the real-life sex video website to counter the myths of the porn industry – and revealed this morning that Irish people have been signing up in droves.
Gary Kovacs says that while Mozilla, which created Firefox, gets most of its revenue from Google, the two companies are still eyeing each other carefully.
# dublin-web-summit - Thursday 18 October, 2012
Wael Ghonim tells Irish audience how he applied digital marketing strategies to Facebook campaign that helped spark uprising in Egypt last year.
Cindy Gallop, founder of Make Love Not Porn, wants Irish people to share their real-life sex videos to counter the myths of online porn (and to make some money while they’re at it).
Múirne Laffan tells Dublin Web Summit that RTÉ need to “work together” with other media outlets as online become priority.
# dublin-web-summit - Wednesday 17 October, 2012
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
AOL’s Digital Prophet David Shing was speaking at the Dublin Web Summit today.
James Whelton has become the youngest ever social entrepreneur to be made a fellow of the Ashoka foundation.
Over 3,000 people are expected at the RDS for the Dublin Web Summit, thought to be worth €12m to the local economy.
# dublin-web-summit - Sunday 30 September, 2012
Electric Ireland’s sponsoring a contest for start-ups at next month’s summit. Here’s some of the odder entries.
# dublin-web-summit - Saturday 28 July, 2012
Cork teenager James Whelton set up CoderDojo to teach fellow students about computers – then watched it explode. He tells his story.
# dublin-web-summit - Saturday 7 January, 2012
Fine Gael TD Eoghan Murphy wants to press his own government to support Irish tech start-ups – without attaching too many strings.
# dublin-web-summit - Thursday 27 October, 2011
In tonight’s Fix: Ireland goes to the polls, markets embrace the Greece deal, how much you’ll pay for an iPhone 4S, and just what DID cause Monday night’s flooding?
Day one of the Dublin Web Summit brought some positivity to the capital as global tech leaders shared their wisdom.
# dublin-web-summit - Wednesday 21 September, 2011
Mikael Hed will join senior execs from LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube at the second annual Dublin Web Summit.
# dublin-web-summit - Friday 10 June, 2011
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# dublin-web-summit - Friday 27 May, 2011
The Facebook founder is in Dublin to visit the company’s European HQ. He reportedly went for some drinks in the city last night, and may attend a Facebook-hosted Bell X1 gig tonight.