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Apple is shifting billions in cash funnelled through Ireland back to the US
# Billions
# Billions

Apple is shifting billions in cash funnelled through Ireland back to the US

Jan 18th 2018, 9:57 AM 22,600 Views 63 Comments

The iPhone maker will pay more than €30 billion in tax on the repatriation.

Ireland's consumer watchdog is powerless to investigate Apple's 'planned obsolescence'
# Iphone Battery
# Iphone Battery

Ireland's consumer watchdog is powerless to investigate Apple's 'planned obsolescence'

Jan 11th 2018, 2:51 PM 312 Views 0 Comments

French authorities have launched an investigation into the tech giant for limiting phone performance.

How this man is leading a company started by three Irish business tycoons
# Phonovation
# Phonovation

How this man is leading a company started by three Irish business tycoons

Jan 11th 2018, 2:29 PM 696 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin-based Phonovation.

Three Ireland has been slapped with a record fine for its contract changes fiasco
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From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

Three Ireland has been slapped with a record fine for its contract changes fiasco

Dec 19th 2017, 2:21 PM 782 Views 0 Comments

ComReg has ordered the telecoms firm to pay a €575,000 penalty.

This Galway games startup is bringing Danger Mouse to people's fingertips
# 9th Impact
# 9th Impact

This Galway games startup is bringing Danger Mouse to people's fingertips

Dec 7th 2017, 2:54 PM 755 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile 9th Impact.

This Galway games startup is bringing Danger Mouse to people's fingertips
# Apps And Mobile
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# Apps And Mobile

This Galway games startup is bringing Danger Mouse to people's fingertips

Dec 3rd 2017, 1:01 PM 564 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile 9th Impact.

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis
# Apps And Mobile
# Apps And Mobile

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis

Nov 18th 2017, 11:00 AM 23,875 Views 14 Comments

The firm was previously backed by snooker star Ken Doherty and racehorse trainer Henry de Bromhead.

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis
# Emojitones
# Emojitones

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis

Nov 16th 2017, 4:41 PM 430 Views 1 Comment

The firm was previously backed by snooker star Ken Doherty and racehorse trainer Henry de Bromhead.

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis
# Apps And Mobile
From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis

Nov 15th 2017, 2:01 AM 631 Views 0 Comments

The firm was previously backed by snooker star Ken Doherty and racehorse trainer Henry de Bromhead.

This Dublin startup wants to help people skip the lunch queue
# Bamboo App
# Bamboo App

This Dublin startup wants to help people skip the lunch queue

Oct 5th 2017, 1:57 PM 1,337 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series we profile Bamboo.

This Dublin startup wants to help people skip the lunch queue
# Startups
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# Startups

This Dublin startup wants to help people skip the lunch queue

Sep 30th 2017, 2:01 PM 4,608 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series we profile Bamboo.

Use the Mytaxi app? You're going to have to pay a new €2 booking fee
# Fare Game
# Fare Game

Use the Mytaxi app? You're going to have to pay a new €2 booking fee

Sep 20th 2017, 9:20 PM 32,968 Views 97 Comments

The company said that the charge is an ‘industry-standard fee’.

Use the Mytaxi app? You're going to have to pay a new €2 booking fee
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From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

Use the Mytaxi app? You're going to have to pay a new €2 booking fee

Sep 20th 2017, 5:45 PM 2,229 Views 2 Comments

The company said that the charge is an ‘industry-standard fee’.

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook
# Parkpnp
# Parkpnp

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook

Sep 17th 2017, 10:30 AM 21,965 Views 3 Comments

Parkpnp has cut a franchise deal worth roughly €1 million as it goes international.

After a troubled Dublin launch, BleeperBike has found a way back on the streets
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

After a troubled Dublin launch, BleeperBike has found a way back on the streets

Sep 17th 2017, 8:45 AM 18,075 Views 22 Comments

The ‘stationless’ bike scheme has launched in south Dublin and two universities.

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook
# Parkpnp
# Parkpnp

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook

Sep 14th 2017, 4:46 PM 1,324 Views 1 Comment

Parkpnp has cut a franchise deal worth roughly €1 million as it goes international.

After a troubled Dublin launch, BleeperBike has found a way back on the streets
# Bike Sharing
# Bike Sharing

After a troubled Dublin launch, BleeperBike has found a way back on the streets

Sep 14th 2017, 4:41 PM 1,505 Views 0 Comments

The ‘stationless’ bike scheme has launched in south Dublin and two universities.

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

Ireland's Airbnb for car parking is taking a leaf out of the McDonald's playbook

Sep 10th 2017, 4:01 PM 18,952 Views 0 Comments

Parkpnp has cut a franchise deal worth roughly €1 million as it goes international.

After a troubled Dublin launch, BleeperBike has found a way back on the streets
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

After a troubled Dublin launch, BleeperBike has found a way back on the streets

Sep 9th 2017, 6:01 AM 4,545 Views 0 Comments

The ‘stationless’ bike scheme has launched in south Dublin and two universities.

Tech's next big thing won't work for one-quarter of all people - an Irish startup wants to fix that
# Startups
# Startups

Tech's next big thing won't work for one-quarter of all people - an Irish startup wants to fix that

Sep 7th 2017, 3:29 PM 244 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight we profile SoapBox Labs.

Tech's next big thing won't work for one-quarter of all people - an Irish startup wants to fix that
# Startups
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# Startups

Tech's next big thing won't work for one-quarter of all people - an Irish startup wants to fix that

Sep 2nd 2017, 2:00 PM 649 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight we profile SoapBox Labs.

Tallaght's shopping centre is suing Three to force it to keep a store open
# Retail
From Business ETC
# Retail

Tallaght's shopping centre is suing Three to force it to keep a store open

Aug 31st 2017, 4:45 PM 1,336 Views 0 Comments

The telecoms firm closed its shop without giving notice earlier this month.

This Irish startup is testing under-skin medical record chips - on its own staff
# Medimee
# Medimee

This Irish startup is testing under-skin medical record chips - on its own staff

Aug 24th 2017, 1:59 PM 894 Views 0 Comments

The company behind MediMee launched its maiden product earlier this year.

This Irish startup is testing under-skin medical record chips - on its own staff
# Health
From Business ETC
# Health

This Irish startup is testing under-skin medical record chips - on its own staff

Aug 21st 2017, 1:01 AM 1,018 Views 0 Comments

The company behind MediMee launched its maiden product earlier this year.

BleeperBike's Dublin launch date fades as its bikes are removed by the council
# Bikeshare
# Bikeshare

BleeperBike's Dublin launch date fades as its bikes are removed by the council

Jun 29th 2017, 3:35 PM 749 Views 0 Comments

The company wants to roll out a ‘stationless’ bike scheme across the city.

Carphone Warehouse is selling its new Irish phone network
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From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

Carphone Warehouse is selling its new Irish phone network

Jun 29th 2017, 11:01 AM 1,500 Views 0 Comments

Launched just two years ago, iD Mobile has been losing millions of euros.

BleeperBike's Dublin launch date fades as its bikes are removed by the council
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

BleeperBike's Dublin launch date fades as its bikes are removed by the council

Jun 28th 2017, 1:35 PM 1,853 Views 0 Comments

The company wants to roll out a ‘stationless’ bike scheme across the city.

Embattled Uber chief Travis Kalanick has been ousted by investors
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

Embattled Uber chief Travis Kalanick has been ousted by investors

Jun 21st 2017, 7:50 AM 257 Views 0 Comments

Backers demanded he step down as CEO as the company faces pressure to reform its culture.

Dublin's new 'stationless' bike company has stalled its launch over council concerns
# Bleeperbikes
# Bleeperbikes

Dublin's new 'stationless' bike company has stalled its launch over council concerns

Jun 20th 2017, 10:00 AM 24,636 Views 48 Comments

The local authority warned the public that BleeperBike didn’t have its consent to operate.

Dublin's new 'stationless' bike company has stalled its launch after council concerns
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

Dublin's new 'stationless' bike company has stalled its launch after council concerns

Jun 20th 2017, 1:00 AM 2,684 Views 0 Comments

The local authority warned the public that BleeperBike didn’t have its consent to operate.

After a decade of EU wrangling, roaming charges are abolished from today
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From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

After a decade of EU wrangling, roaming charges are abolished from today

Jun 15th 2017, 8:10 AM 256 Views 0 Comments

The change has been hailed as ‘one of the most tangible successes of the EU’.

'I think there will be autonomous taxis driving in Ireland within 10 years'
# Transport
# Transport

'I think there will be autonomous taxis driving in Ireland within 10 years'

Jun 11th 2017, 7:15 AM 10,599 Views 15 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin-based taxi company Lynk.

'There was a period after we sold to Google when I thought I'd never do that again'
# Pointy
# Pointy

'There was a period after we sold to Google when I thought I'd never do that again'

Jun 8th 2017, 3:25 PM 795 Views 0 Comments

After selling his first startup, Plink, this tech entrepreneur is back with a retail game-changer.

'I think there will be autonomous taxis driving in Ireland within 10 years'
# Lynk
# Lynk

'I think there will be autonomous taxis driving in Ireland within 10 years'

Jun 8th 2017, 3:18 PM 398 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin-based taxi company Lynk.

'I think there will be autonomous taxis driving in Ireland within 10 years'
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

'I think there will be autonomous taxis driving in Ireland within 10 years'

Jun 7th 2017, 2:49 PM 720 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin-based taxi company Lynk.

'There was a period after we sold to Google when I thought I'd never do that again'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'There was a period after we sold to Google when I thought I'd never do that again'

Jun 2nd 2017, 3:58 PM 872 Views 0 Comments

After selling his first startup, Plink, this tech entrepreneur is back with a retail game-changer.

Irish-founded Hassle is losing its name and taking on its German owner's identity
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# Apps And Mobile

Irish-founded Hassle is losing its name and taking on its German owner's identity

Jun 1st 2017, 3:54 PM 919 Views 0 Comments

The cleaning-services company was bought for over €30 million in 2015.

Three telcos are in hot water over 'inappropriate' marketing slipped into contract docs
# ComReg
# ComReg

Three telcos are in hot water over 'inappropriate' marketing slipped into contract docs

Jun 1st 2017, 2:51 PM 545 Views 0 Comments

Vodafone, Eir and Sky all face possible fines from the communications watchdog.

Irish-founded Hassle is losing its name and taking on its German owner's identity
# Apps And Mobile
From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

Irish-founded Hassle is losing its name and taking on its German owner's identity

Jun 1st 2017, 11:05 AM 1,252 Views 0 Comments

The cleaning-services company was bought for over €30 million in 2015.

Uber lost more than €600 million in the first three months of the year
# Transport
From Business ETC
# Transport

Uber lost more than €600 million in the first three months of the year

Jun 1st 2017, 9:31 AM 249 Views 0 Comments

The company is on the hunt for a new finance boss as it bleeds money.

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